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TenCate Avoids Data Domain Forklift Upgrade by Opting for an ExaGrid System
TenCate is a multinational company that employs over 3,500 people in 15 countries, and has annual sales in excess of $1 billion.
Like most other organizations, TenCate had been backing up to tape. But growing data and TenCate’s increasing use of virtualized machines exacerbated their need for not only more storage, but a system that would protect them from more expensive forklift upgrades in the future.
This short case study explores how TenCate was able to easily and affordably able to modernize their storage and the benefits and cost savings they now enjoy, including:
- Elimination of forklift upgrades
- Retention increased from 5 days to 4 weeks
- Backup window reduced from 24 hours down to 8
- Automated cross-replication
- And more