Dell announced that is has successfully deployed its NetVault Backup License for Datacenter for Minda Corporation Limited, a Pune-based company that manufactures products ranging from Mechanical & Electronic Security Systems, Door Systems, Electronic Controllers for Electric Vehicles, Plastic Interiors for Auto OEM’s across the globe. With the deployment of the solutions, the company was able to reduce the total cost of ownership by 70 % within a span of 9 months.
Due to the increasing amount of critical data being generated by the organization, Minda Corporation wanted to build a robust Back-up, Recovery and archiving system which would be user friendly and easy to deploy. The organization which already had a complete SAP landscape running on AIX with backend database DB2 and Windows Operating system, evaluated both IBM and Dell for their backup requirements. They chose Dell NetVault Backup license for Datacenter for its Backup and Recovery solutions as it scored a higher rating in comparison with other competitors. Minda achieved a number of benefits from the deployment of the Dell product.
The solutions were quick and easy to install and use. Additionally end users were benefited by eliminating multiple, disparate processes. The company also found that the IT training and expertise requirements were also reduced considerably within a short span of time, as there was just one solution and interface for all types of back-up. These benefits further helped the company reduce the time spent on back-up tasks to just 15 minutes a day and the overall Total Cost of Ownership by 70%.
“Data today is business critical and we did not want to compromise in choosing the best back-up solutions for our organization. Right from the deployment stage, Dell’s solutions have proved to be user-friendly and easy-to-use. Dell’s solutions have demonstrated effectiveness in both cost and functionality.” said Babu Singh Tanwar, Head – IT- Infrastructure, Minda Corporation Ltd. “Dell has successfully helped Minda Corporations improve its business efficiency by providing a robust solution to address their data recovery, back-up and archiving requirements in the easiest way. We believe that the solutions we provide Minda, enable growth and maintain business continuity,” said Murli Mohan, General Manager, Dell Software Group, India.
“Backup and Recovery solutions are crucial for business continuity, protecting data and investments and lowering TCO. Customers using traditional backup and recovery solutions face several challenges with reliability and scalability of these solutions as well as complicated interfaces. Dell’s NetVault Backup attempts to address these customer pain points with an intuitive interface that allows easy scalability, reliability across server and application platforms, and comprehensive yet simplified solutions for backup and recovery needs. NetVault Backup, is low maintenance, holistic and cost-effective too.” said Kumar Mitra, General Manager – Data Backup & Recovery BU, APJ, Dell Software Group.