Proctor and Gamble Opts for
Overland Storage SnapServer
To support web-based technical documentation system
Procter and Gamble, a consumer products company that includes
brands such as Tide, Duracell, and Olay, continues to experience cost savings
with Overland Storage
SnapServer NAS solutions
utilised to support its web-based technical documentation system.
Through third-party research done by TechValidate, Procter and Gamble reported
that deployment of the SnapServer NAS solution has improved business process,
reduced IT infrastructure costs and delivered faster performance.
using our first
SnapServer as a solution to store and
run the first CD-ROMs that appeared on the market. After the initial deployment,
we began adding other technical documentations to it. Today we have three
SnapServer N2000 systems that store 8TB, in addition to several SnapServer 410
models onsite. They have grown to become the biggest server location to browse
active plant information and are the most complete plant TechDoc system in
Procter and Gamble," said Erik Pauwels,
Pringles engineering IT manager at Procter and Gamble.
Procter and Gamble has
experienced additional benefits from the long-term deployment:
- Saved $4,000 - $5,000 in total cost of ownership with
Overland SnapServer compared to other storage alternatives such as Dell, HP,
NetApp or EMC
- Microsoft Windows integration (Active Directory, VSS/VDS,
- The ability to expand the shared storage data pool was an
important purchasing consideration when selecting SnapServers.
and Gamble has confirmed what we have consistently heard from our customers -
SnapServers are cost-effective, efficient solutions that stand the test of time,"
said Jillian Mansolf, VP global sales and marketing at Overland Storage. "The
ability to grow with an organisation and continue to provide business value
through simplified data management and increased performance makes the
SnapServer NAS solutions an ideal choice for departmental storage requirements
within large, Global 500 companies.
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