DataCore’s Virtual SAN Solution Brings Business Continuity and a Hyper-Convergence to Major European Chemical Plant
@DataCore , a leading provider of Software-defined Storage ( #SDS )and #Hyperconverged Virtual SAN solutions, have implemented the DataCore™ Virtual SAN software as part of a Hyper-Converged Data Center solution at LERG S.A., a major European chemical plant based in Poland. Through implementation of a software-defined infrastructure, the chemical manufacturer is now benefiting from high availability data protection, enhanced business continuity and improved productivity whilst reducing storage-related expenses by 50% and improving performance by more than 500 per cent.
“The hyper-converged mirrored data center running DataCore Virtual SAN software has enabled us to set up a multi-site business continuity process which delivered improved performance and far greater productivity. The new infrastructure also provides greater flexibility with high level of investment protection for our future .” Adam Bek, Financial Director at LERG S.A.
Headquartered in Pustków (Poland), LERG has nearly 500 employees with annual revenues of over 100 Million Euros supplying customers across 25 countries around the world, producing and exporting resins and their chemical by-products for their use in a wide range of applications in various industries. The company has grown steadily in recent years, as has the need to rapidly respond to requests from the expanding customer base. Other business challenges include maintaining the high quality level of products for which LERG is renown, as well as meeting a variety of EU regulatory requirements, which were challenging the flexibility, reliability and performance of the existing IT systems