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Open Storage

Key Business Drivers
  • Manufacturing : Costs reduction – Eco responsibility
  • Telecommunications : Outsourcing - Costs reduction – Eco responsibility
  • Banking & Finance : Increase banking and financial transactions, Inheritance optimization and mangement  - Costs reduction
  • Government : Accomplish more work with fewer resources – Eco responsibility
  • Retail : Need to manage profitability and control expenses – Eco responsibility
  • Media & Entertainment : On-going technological innovation – Costs reduction – Eco responsibility
  • Healthcare : Accelerating employers-led initiatives  - Costs reduction – Eco resposibility
  • Education & Research : Enable anytime, anywhere access - Creating a new form of collaborative education  - Costs reduction – Eco resposibility
  • Transportation & Travel : Social responsibility - Technology, exposure to other cultures - Collecting and sharing experiences - Business travel online adoption - Green initiatives - Costs reduction
  • Energy : Energy education  - Carbon emissions reduction – Power consumption reduction - Energy cost reduction
  • Pharmaceutical : Enhanced information dissemination - Costs reduction - Eco  responsibility
  • IT Outsourcing : Resources consolidation - Green sourcing - Costs reduction
IT Drivers
  • Increase data volume and processing
  • Speed up deployment new services
  • Green IT
  • Infrastructure consolidation
  • IT costs reduction
  • Open Source componants
  • Data management simplification
Technology
  • OpenStorage Strategy : Freedom of use - More material choice - More suppliers - Larger community users
  • Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage Systems Appliance with SATA, SAS and SSD  technologies, JBOD Array, Opteron processors
  • OpenSolaris
  • ZFS Services : Snapshot, Encryption, Replication, Compression, RAID-Z, De-Duplication, Media Management, 1600 PB, Virtual Pools, Dynamic Stripping, Snapshot, Compression embeded, Administration simplified
  • Data Protocols: FS v3 and v4, CIFS, ISCSI, HTTP, WebDAV, FTP, NDMP v4
  • Data Services : Flash Hybrid Storage Pool, RAID-Z (5), RAID-Z DP (6), Mirroring, Striping, Active-active Clustering, Remote Replication, Antivirus via ICAP Protocol, Snapshots, Clones, Compression, Thin Provisioning, End-to-End Data Integrity, Multi-Path I/O, Fault Management
  • Management : DTrace Analytics, Dashboards, Role-Based Access Control, NIS LDAP & AD Alerts, Phone Home, SNMP, Scripting, Upgrade Hardware View, Advanced Networking
Key Performance Indicators
  • Power consumption
  • Return On Investment
  • Total Cost of Ownership
  • Time to deploy a new service
  • Number of Open Source components
  • Number of contributors
  • Economies made by the OpenSource choice
  • Service quality
Added Value Services
  • OpenStorage Workshop
  • Product Deployment Services
  • Sun Learning Services
  • Sun Managed Services
  • Sun Support Services
  • Sun Global Financial Services Operation
Reference
  • Objective : Cost effective network unified storage solution. Reduce administration. Reduce reliance on platform/OS knowledge
  • Solution : Sun Storage 7410 Cluster with 2 x J4400. On-board Flash Disk for increased data read performance. Managed Ops contract was uplifted to 3 year 24x7 gold support
  • Customer Benefit : Open Source approach. ZFS - today and future capabilities (Pooled storage). Price. User interface. SSD Integration, an easy and inexpensive expansion

          

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