Case Study Executive Summary: Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG

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Challenge: The company was searching for an efficient hardware solution
for the Microsoft Exchange Server 2010-based e-mail system of Globus
hypermarkets in Germany.
Solution: PRIMERGY servers and ETERNUS storage systems from Fujitsu
as well as an Oracle StorageTek SL3000 Tape Library as the backup solution.
Success: Maximum fail-safety of the e-mail environment and lower energy
costs due to energy-efficient hardware.

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Case Study Executive Summary: Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG

  1. 1. Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />“The combination of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, PRIMERGY servers and ETERNUS storage systems makes our e-mail system reliable and fail-safe. Besides that, our administrators truly appreciate its easy manageability.”<br />Klaus Stumm, Administrator, Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />
  2. 2. Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />Challenge: The company was searching for an efficient hardware solution <br />for the Microsoft Exchange Server 2010-based e-mail system of Globus <br />hypermarkets in Germany.<br />Solution: PRIMERGY servers and ETERNUS storage systems from Fujitsu<br />as well as an Oracle StorageTek SL3000 Tape Library as the backup solution.<br />Success: Maximum fail-safety of the e-mail environment and lower energy <br />costs due to energy-efficient hardware.<br />
  3. 3. Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />Intelligent e-mail environment by Fujitsu and Microsoft <br />In its data center Globus deploys a total of four PRIMERGY RX300 servers for the operation of its e-mail environment based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.<br />Each of the servers forms a data availability group (DAG) together with one ETERNUS DX80 system each.<br />The features of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 are so smart that the software automatically switches to another storage system in case of a hardware failure. <br />
  4. 4. Globus SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />Good scalability<br />“ETERNUS DX80 storage systems convince through their excellent cost-performance ratio and the integrated manageability solution ETERNUS SF Express – their simplicity is topnotch which facilitates the configuration of the systems significantly. Besides, this solution enables us to manage our ETERNUS systems from a single console.”<br />Klaus Stumm, GLOBUS SB-Warenhaus GmbH & Co. KG<br />Globus stores all Exchange data from the head office in St. Wendel and all Globus markets in Germany on four ETERNUS DX80 systems. <br /> For this purpose, each ETERNUS system has been provided with 24 disks with 2 TB each, i.e. 48 TB per system, respectively 192 TB for all four productive systems. <br /> Through expansion units it is possible to expand each system up to 120 disks, which corresponds to a total storage capacity of 240 TB.<br />

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