Peter Cremer North America is a leading supplier of oleochemicals. Established in 1999 as a division of Hamburg, Germany-based Cremer, the company sources, produces, and ships a broad range of chemicals. Their challenges are rapid growth placed data storage at a premium, customers demanded failsafe business continuity and an aging IT infrastructure required an upgrade. They chose VMware to overcome these challenges. They implemented VMware Virtual SAN solution, vSphere Replication technology and vSphere Data Protection software. The results of implementing the VMware were improved employee productivity through significantly faster performance for mission-critical systems, assured system uptime, with rapid failover in the event of a disaster and reliable, managed data backups, with fast and complete data recovery.