Provided by: NetApp
Date Added: Jun 2012
Plex Systems, Inc. is the developer of Plex Online, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution for the manufacturing enterprise. Their challenges are to increase in number of customers driving significant data center growth, costs exceeded ability to stay ahead of this growth and increase disaster recovery demands among customers intensified data center requirements. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They have implemented NetApp storage infrastructure through NetApp Capital Solutions, with flexible, affordable upgrade path and NetApp storage technologies in primary and secondary data centers. The results of implementing NetApp were averted 2.7 million dollars in up-front investment while enabling leading-edge storage solution for its SaaS cloud, repurposed investment for marketing and sales activities that help grow the business, decreased recovery-point and recovery-time objectives from 24 to 2 hours and differentiated company with unrivaled disaster recovery practices for protecting customers' vital manufacturing data and day-to-day operations.