Case Study: SparkPeople eliminates bottlenecks and trims four hours per week from heavy workload with Dell/EMC SAN Storage Solution

Case Study: SparkPeople eliminates bottlenecks and trims four hours per week from heavy workload with Dell/EMC SAN Storage Solution

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Online dieting website SparkPeople.com sought to eliminate its storage I/O bottleneck to give customers fast, simplified access to their information from its database-powered Web site, and ensure that the next busy season would pose no scalability problems. The company redeployed three databases on a new Dell/EMC storage array along with Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers to host Web applications.

Benefits achieved:

  • Maintained 99.99% availability
  • Eliminated I/O bottlenecks
  • 2 hours per week of troubleshooting eliminated
  • 2 hours per week of backup time eliminated
  • And more
Vendor:
DellEMC and Intel®
Posted:
Feb 8, 2021
Published:
Apr 1, 2010
Format:
PDF
Type:
Case Study
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