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Children's Hospital Boston: With EMC Isilon, critical research continues 24/7, 365 days a year—anywhere, anytime
The responsibilities of the IT team of any company are important, if not as critical as the steadfast efficiency of IT operations, but for the IT team at Children's Hospital Boston - home to the world's largest pediatric research staff - downtime, bottlenecks or inefficiencies simply aren't options.
Shaky availability became an issue as new technologies and research methods led to massive information growth and overhauled SAN systems and slow backups. As a result, the hospital's ability to rapidly increase storage quotas without sacrificing retention SLAs was limited.
Check out this two-page customer profile to learn how this major children's hospital found their ideal solution: Scale-out storage that could centralize file storage for over 2,000 researchers. Read on to learn what storage technology was capable of taking on this always-growing, potentially life-saving haul of information.