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Here's How a $33 Billion Enterprise Deployed Hyperconverged Integrated Systems to Gain 53% ROI

Published: 08 December 2015

ID: G00294223

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss


HCIS is often thought to be limited in use cases and ROI. This case study illustrates otherwise with a detailed decision process, implementation plan and ROI analysis for I&O leaders.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Goals and Principles
  • Decision Determinants Related to the Case Study
  • Vendor Selection
  • How 53% ROI Was Achieved
  • Vendor Selection Justification
  • Implementation Plan
    • Host Migration to HTVCenter
    • Integrate DR to HTVCenter
    • Logical Zone Creation
    • ITaaS Process Design
    • Migrate Production Hosts
    • User Interface Adaptation
    • Application Transition

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