Virtualization

ESG Solution Showcase: Stratus ftServer Enhances VMware High Availability

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Analyst report

ESG Solution Showcase: Stratus ftServer Enhances VMware High Availability

Increasing the availability of VMware virtual machines is about “and” instead of “or”

Organizations today are more dependent on their IT resources than ever. As a result, IT teams are transforming their data centers through server virtualization, even as they face increasing pressure to meet tight SLAs, increase agility, and reduce costs. IT infrastructures built upon VMware can increase the availability of the systems that matter most to organizations (without requiring any changes to long-term IT strategy or day-to-day IT management) by utilizing Stratus ftServer platforms as their hosts.
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IIoT

AutomaTech case study

By | ftServer, Industrial Automation, Manu Select, Manufacturing, Video
 

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5 Nines Fault Tolerance: AutomaTech

AutomaTech sells automation and manufacturing equipment software and hardware solutions to the manufacturing, water, utility, life science and food and beverage industries. AutomaTech’s customers use process automation with HMI SCADA with MES, and these applications and the processes they support can’t ever experience downtime. And that’s why AutomaTech chooses to run these solutions with Stratus’ 5 nines fault tolerance solutions.
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IIoT

Thomas Group video

By | everRun, Industrial Automation, Manu Select, Manufacturing, Video
 

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everRun® High Availability Solution: Thomas Group

End-to-end high availability solution

The Thomas Group is a global organization with eight locations and 400 employees, producing 4 billion valve discs per year. They chose everRun as the end-to-end high availability solution because they felt there is nothing comparable in the market today that can ensure 24/7 operation of their entire IT infrastructure.
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IIoT

HiTE case study

By | Industrial Automation, Manu Select, Manufacturing, Oil and Gas, Video
 

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Fault Tolerance & Application Availability: HiTE

HiTE has been committed to providing products, solutions and services to customers in Industrial Automation (IA) and new energy for more than 20 years. Their primary business is in energy, transportation, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals and environmental protection. HiTE and Stratus have been partnering since 2004 to ensure the reliability and availability of their customer’s applications.
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Server Virtualization

Ready your infrastructure for the always-on world

By | Application Availability, Food & Bev Select, Life Select, Manu Select, Power Select, White Papers
 

Whitepaper

Downtime Prevention: Reaching Five Nines or Better

Is your infrastructure ready for the always-on world?

We live in an always-on world. Everything is connected — not just our computers, phones, and other portable devices, but nearly every aspect of daily life. From the gas pumps that fill up our cars (plus the cars themselves) to the office card reader, grocery store checkout, and the streaming device. Services across banking, transportation, healthcare, government, public safety, utilities, manufacturing, telecommunications, and building systems are all expected to be accessible day and night, 365 days a year. That’s why organizations in these industries must consider the availability of their IT infrastructures. That’s why Stratus’ solutions boast five nines uptime…or better. Read More

Server Virtualization

Server virtualization in manufacturing

By | Application Availability, Food & Bev Select, Food and Beverage, ftServer, Industrial Automation, Life Select, Manu Select, Manufacturing, Virtualization, White Papers
 

Whitepaper

Server Virtualization in Manufacturing: Do’s and Don’ts

The benefits of server virtualization at the corporate data center are receiving a great deal of attention. However, its ability to address lifecycle management issues may make virtualization in manufacturing even more compelling at the plant. Although, along with the advantages come additional challenges and risks. This paper offers best practices you can use to benefit from server virtualization today, while avoiding mistakes that could affect the availability and performance of business-critical manufacturing IT. Read More

Virtualization

everRun Enterprise Keeps Power Monitoring Systems Running: AF Switchgear

By | Case Studies, everRun, Industrial Automation, Manu Select, Manufacturing
 

Case study

everRun Enterprise Keeps Power Monitoring Systems Running: AF Switchgear

Leading UK switchgear manufacturer keeps customers’ power monitoring systems up and running using Stratus® everRun® Enterprise

Established in 1974, AF Switchgear Ltd is one of the UK’s largest switchgear manufacturers and has set the standard for low voltage (LV) switchgear and power distribution, keeping customers’ power monitoring systems up and running. With more than 40 years of switchgear industry experience, over 250 employees and an annual turnover in excess of £30 million, AF Switchgear Ltd provides flexible and economic solutions to suit all switchgear and control applications including HV Equipment & Package Sub Stations, Main LV Distribution Switchgear, Sub LV Distribution Switchgear and more. In 2011, the company established the Control and Monitoring Systems (CMS) department to provide custom design and integration of highly functional systems for customers. Today, the CMS department continues to grow and increase its contribution to annual turnover. Read More

Virtualization

Thomas Group

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Case study

Thomas Group

Global metal components manufacturer keeps business-critical applications up and running—all the time—with Stratus® everRun® Enterprise

Thomas Group is an international group of companies with eight locations spanning Europe, North America, South America and Asia. Over the years, Thomas Group has established a global manufacturing presence to serve its growing customer base with products for the Aerosol, Cosmetic, Perfume and Pharmaceutical industries. With more than 400 employees across the globe and annual revenue of 100 million euros, Thomas Group has become a recognized world leader in the manufacturing of metal components. Read More

Virtualization

Sika Sarnafil, Inc.

By | Case Studies, ftServer, Industrial Automation, Manu Select, Manufacturing
 

Case study

Real-Time Data Intelligence Using SAP Software: Sika Sarnafil

With more than 140 years of experience in the construction industry, Sika Sarnafil has built a reputation for designing and producing high-quality products for its customers around the world. No where is this more evident than within the company’s North American subsidiary which manufactures innovative thermoplastic roofing, waterproofing membranes, and system solutions for new building construction and renovation projects. Read on to see how Sika Sarnafil, Inc uses SAP software on Stratus servers to stay running on the road to innovation with real-time data intelligence. Read More