Our Latest Online Backup Reviews:Vembu SyncBlaze
Industry LinksTools and Graphs
Customers Experience 2x to 5x Performance Boost
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – August 27, 2012 — /BackupReview.info/ — Today at VMware’s VMworld 2012, DataCore Software, the storage hypervisor leader and premier storage virtualization software provider, is showcasing how SANsymphony™-V 9.0, the newest release of its flagship product, boosts the speed, throughput and availability of virtualized, I/O intensive tier 1 applications like SAP, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Exchange. Customers report 2x to 5x faster performance and achieve better than 99.999% uptime after virtualizing their existing storage with SANsymphony-V.
“DataCore fundamentally changes the economics of performance, cost-effectively enabling application owners to virtualize their tier 1 applications as they transform into private clouds,” said George Teixeira, CEO and President of DataCore Software. “The DataCore storage hypervisor works hand in hand with VMware to intelligently and economically harness the full power of server caches, solid state disks (SSDs) and existing storage assets so that application owners no longer need to ‘rip and replace’ storage infrastructures and pay much higher costs to meet their performance and uptime objectives.”
Eliminating the I/O Bottlenecks in Virtualized Data Centers
“DataCore’s impact on performance was dramatic in every metric we measured. Even more impressive is how SANsymphony-V simplifies management and how easily it can make data center storage more resilient. With a single mouse click disk capacity is served and all the normal error-prone steps to configure, tune and set best paths for high availability get done auto-magically,” said Tony Palmer, senior engineer and analyst with ESG Lab. For more on Palmer’s observations, watch: http://storagetv.org/datacore/testvideo.php?vidkey=222
In the ESG Lab Validation report, the benchmark tests confirmed that Microsoft SQL Server and Exchange workloads were able to improve their performance by nearly 5x. As a proof point for performance and cost efficiency, the SANsymphony-V empowered systems were able to support more than 1,500 users as compared to only 322 users on the non-virtualized physical servers.
Harnessing Flash Storage Cost Effectively for Even Greater Application Performance
Ensuring Fast and Always Available Applications Without a Major Storage Investment
Customers Around the World Are Increasing the Performance, Improving the Availability and Reducing the Storage Costs of Their Virtualized Tier 1 Applications
“We have virtualized Exchange, SQL Server and SharePoint on all of our DataCore/VMware projects and consistently the performance of these applications has been outstanding,” said Jim Krantz, president of Krantz Secure Technologies, a full service professional IT services company based in the US. “The performance has been so good that we have not even considered expanding the amount of cache we use, though we could do this easily and inexpensively. Of course DataCore’s automated High Availability and Disaster Recovery solutions are equally as important for these critical applications. The technology is awesome.”
“SAP was the critical element in the project because the SAP system places the highest load and the greatest demand on both performance and on the need for availability,” said Jurgen Bechtel, CIO of MENNEKES, a global leader in the manufacturing of electrical products with headquarters in Germany. “The result was very positive — SAP runs on DataCore, with more performance than on our previous storage systems. The DataCore solution simply proved itself.”
“We’ve been able to support far more virtual machines and far more I/O requests than the IT team had originally expected. Performance has been nothing short of phenomenal,” said Craig Beetlestone, lead systems engineer at Ports of Auckland, New Zealand’s leading 24×7, 365-day-a-year port company. “With SANsymphony, we have seen the benefits first-hand of improved uptime and being able to do operational maintenance without affecting the business. Lastly, we have peace of mind. We know we don’t have to throw away any functionality intelligence because we get to keep using SANsymphony software even as the hardware underneath changes.”
For more on virtualizing and running I/O intensive tier 1 applications, go to: http://www.datacore.com/Solutions/Applications.aspx
DataCore Software at VMworld 2012
About DataCore Software
DataCore, the DataCore logo and SANsymphony are trademarks or registered trademarks of DataCore Software Corporation. Other DataCore product or service names or logos referenced herein are trademarks of DataCore Software Corporation. All other products, services and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.
Media and Analyst Contact:
General Tags: cloud computing, software as a service, online backup providers directory, online file backup, top rated online backups, data storage, online backup companies, compare online backups, online backup reviews, SaaS, online data backup, online backup news, data security, online backup, CEO interviews, online backup services, backing up online, online file storage
Like us on Facebook
Sponsored Links:Data Deposit Box Asigra Bacula Systems