EMC Corporation, a leading storage solutions provider has successfully reduced data center footprint for C-Edge Technologies Ltd., a leading technology and infrastructure service provider to financial institution. The solution- EMC XtremIO is packed with unprecedented performance, data reduction capabilities, integrated copy data management, and extraordinary ease of setup and use.
The Indian banking sector has been growing rapidly in the last two to three year and hence there is a huge volume of data involved in this endeavour. The company was finding it increasingly difficult to manage capacity needs and to achieve the fast, predictable system performance their customers were demanding. To stay on top of the competition and maintain competitive edge in fast-changing marketplace, the company needed a long term IT capacity planning to proactively meet business needs for infrastructure resources.
To achieve its business objectives, C-Edge Technologies decided to partner with EMC and make the transformation to EMC XtremIO and has successfully reduced the data center footprint and power consumption by 10 X enabling them to store 60 TB of data in just about six TB of physical space.
- The greatest benefit C-Edge has realized from the XtremIO system is the ability to serve their customers as fast as possible, and with no downtime, for EoD batch processing and end-of-month report generation. An optimized copy data management approach using XtremIO has helped reduce EoD batch processing time by 50 percent
- The main benefit of XtremIO has been to super-accelerate EoD and EoM job. An optimized copy data management approach using XtremIO has helped C-Edge reduce EoD batch processing time by 50 percent
- With XtremIO, C-Edge gained the ability to achieve great ROI while improving the overall service it gives to its end customers
XtremIO has made life much easier at C-Edge, starting with the overall reduction in the complexity of the environment to operating and running storage at an entire enterprise level. With sufficient storage bandwidth, C-Edge plans to offer more business services to their customers in the near future.
Commenting on partnership with EMC, Sunil Singh, Head DC-Infrastructure (Server, Storage and Database) at C-Edge Technologies Ltd:
“EMC is the strongest vendor in the storage markets and is known for providing robust support throughout project implementation. The greatest benefit we have realized from the XtremIO system is the ability to serve our end customers as fast as possible, and with no downtime, for EoD batch processing and EoM report generation”
Syed Masroor Sales Director, Flash Storage Sales India, EMC on their collaboration with C-Edge Technologies:
“We are delighted to support C-Edge Technologies in its journey of transformation to cater to the increasing and new demands in its IT environment. The XtremIO has unique integrations with best-of-breed solutions that are optimized to meet the needs and challenges of your Agile Data Center’’
About C-Edge Technologies
C-Edge Technologies Ltd. is a leading technology and infrastructure service provider to financial institutions in India and abroad. By leveraging the domain expertise of both parent companies and addressing major technology needs of the financial institutions, C-Edge provides transformational capability to the financial services market across the globe.
C-Edge has established a new approach to deploying the best-in-class technology and this unique model is followed by efficient service wherein the complexity of managing technology set-up is entirely taken over by C-EDGE. Thus, the banks can focus their faculties on running the business while we take care of the technology. Moreover, C-EDGE offer solutions on a cloud-based OPEX model which is more cost effective than the traditional ownership offering.
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset – information – in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way. Additional information about EMC can be found at www.EMC.com.