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Cisco Presentation Next Gen 11 13 08 V2

  1. 1. The Next Generation Data Center Virtualize. Optimize. Realize.
  2. 2. Presentation Format <ul><li>Fusionstorm Company Overview </li></ul><ul><li>Three Case Studies </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Case Study I: Physical-to-Virtual Disaster Recovery </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Case Study II: Data center relocation and infrastructure refresh </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Case Study III: Branch office consolidation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Live product demos </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Product demos will be presented as we work through the case studies </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Technology demonstrations: </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cisco WAAS </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>EMC Celerra </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PlateSpin </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>vReplicator </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>VMware VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. FusionStorm Quick Facts <ul><li>Comprehensive IT Solution Provider </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Best-of-Breed Technology Products and Solutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Networks, VoIP, Security, Servers, Storage, SANs, Database, Middleware </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Full lifecycle “360 Services” – Professional and Managed Services </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Privately held, founded in 1995 </li></ul><ul><li>350+ total employees with 150+ in engineering/technical roles </li></ul><ul><li>Jeskell subsidiary -- #1 IBM federal channel partner </li></ul><ul><li>FusionStorm offices in 21 U.S. cities and growing </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. and global on-site service delivery in 120+ countries through partnering </li></ul><ul><li>Industry Recognition </li></ul><ul><ul><li>VAR Business – VAR of the Year 2006/07 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>VAR Business 500, Fastest Growing ... last 4 years </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Founding Member MSP Alliance, first fully-accredited MSP </li></ul>
  4. 4. FusionStorm National Presence * Enterprise Data Center locations On-site service coverage with SLAs in all U.S. Cities and in 120+ countries globally through partnering relationships San Francisco - HQ San Jose Sacramento* Irvine Las Vegas* Chicago Cincinnati San Diego Tampa D.C. Boston New York New Jersey Los Angeles Data Center St. Louis Data Center Phoenix Seattle Dallas Albuquerque
  5. 5. Vendors and Certifications <ul><li>Cisco National Gold Partner </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Voice, Wireless, Security and Data Center Specializations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cisco Powered Managed Services certified (pending Sept 08 audit) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>IBM, Premier Direct Partner (Series z, x, i, p, software) </li></ul><ul><li>HP, Gold Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Sun Microsystems, National Executive Partner </li></ul><ul><li>EMC Signature Velocity Partner, ASN </li></ul><ul><li>Hitachi Data Systems, Platinum True North Platinum Partner </li></ul><ul><li>VMware, Enterprise VIP & VAC Authorized Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Gold Partner with 5 Specializations </li></ul><ul><li>Symantec Platinum Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Oracle Certified Advantage Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Red Hat Advanced Business Partner </li></ul><ul><li>Nimsoft MSP/Reseller Partner </li></ul>
  6. 6. FusionStorm Technology Solutions <ul><li>Servers – Blades, Rack, Enterprise </li></ul><ul><li>Server Virtualization </li></ul><ul><li>Storage – NAS, SAN, CAS </li></ul><ul><li>Backup and Recovery </li></ul><ul><li>Server Clustering </li></ul><ul><li>Data Replication </li></ul><ul><li>Disaster Recovery / Business Continuity </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual Desktop </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint </li></ul><ul><li>Email Archival and Compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-Spam and Anti-Malware </li></ul><ul><li>Oracle Database </li></ul><ul><li>Oracle Middleware </li></ul><ul><li>Converged Local Area Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Wide Area Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Unified Communications (VoIP) </li></ul><ul><li>Call Center </li></ul><ul><li>Web-based Collaboration Solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Firewall, IDS and IDP </li></ul><ul><li>Security Information Management </li></ul><ul><li>Log Management </li></ul><ul><li>Network Configuration Management </li></ul><ul><li>Device and Service-Level Monitoring </li></ul>
  7. 7. FusionStorm “360 Services” Support Contract Services
  8. 9. Case Study I: Environment Overview <ul><li>200 Physical Servers in production with an existing EMC Celerra storage infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>FusionStorm engaged to assess and architect a DR solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Customer apprehensive to virtualize production but open to a virtualized DR strategy </li></ul>
  9. 10. Case Study I: FusionStorm Solution <ul><li>Array based replication using Celerra Replicator for all data in the environment </li></ul><ul><li>PlateSpin to perform P2V (Physical-to-Virtual) conversion of all physical servers in production to the DR ESX servers </li></ul><ul><li>PlateSpin to apply incremental updates to the virtual ESX images in DR on a nightly basis </li></ul><ul><li>Live Demo </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Celerra demonstration </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>UI </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Demostrate SnapSure (via Windows integration) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Discuss and demonstrate VM and NFS replication </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Replicate VMware NFS volume and start the replicated copy at the DR location </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PlateSpin demonstration </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Perform a host failover with PlateSpin </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Build a PlateSpin job </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 11. Case Study I: Customer Benefits <ul><li>Virutalization provided a dramatic reduction in DR footprint and cost </li></ul><ul><li>Customer is now has an RPO of minutes for mission critical application </li></ul><ul><li>Customer now has an RTO <= 30 minutes for most applications </li></ul><ul><li>Improved replication efficiency with Cisco WAAS </li></ul><ul><li>FusionStorm created and maintained DR documentation and run book </li></ul><ul><li>Dramatically simplified DR testing process </li></ul>
  11. 12. Case Study II: Environment Overview <ul><li>Primary site in NYC with a branch location in DC </li></ul><ul><li>Customer relocating their data center from customer premise in NYC to a collocation facility in NJ </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Users will remain in NYC and DC </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Customer would like perform the migration with little to no downtime </li></ul><ul><li>Aging infrastructure (storage, network, server, etc…) </li></ul><ul><li>Customer has a significant number of temporary and contract employees </li></ul>
  12. 13. Case Study II: FusionStorm Solution <ul><li>Complete data center refresh </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Servers, storage, network, WAN acceleration, etc… </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Replaced EMC CX500 FC array with EMC NS40 iSCSI solution </li></ul><ul><li>Upgraded network infrastructure to support VMware and iSCSI environment </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Removed FC switch cost from the environment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Leveraged PlateSpin (using the same process demonstrated earlier) to migrate VMs from the current data center to the collocation data center </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage VMware VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) for temporary and contract employees </li></ul><ul><li>Leveraged WAAS to mitigate performance concerns for NYC and DC users </li></ul><ul><li>Live Demo </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cisco WAAS CIFS Demonstration </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>VDI Demonstration </li></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 14. Case Study II: Customer Benefits <ul><li>Right sizing the storage infrastructure reduced complexity and improved operational efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Savings provided by a move to IP based storage infrastructure allowed us to refresh aging Ethernet switch infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>V2V migration strategy allowed to migrate from the NY data center to the NJ data center will little to no downtime </li></ul><ul><li>WAN Acceleration mitigated the performance concerns introduced when relocating the data center </li></ul>
  14. 15. Case Study III: Environment Overview <ul><li>Customer has 12 branch office locations </li></ul><ul><li>Currently each site receives a standardized host configuration consisting of 8 physical servers </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>AD, DNS, DHCP, Doc Management, File Server, Backup, SQL, Exchange, etc…. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Customers key concern is collapsing the physical infrastructure at these sites without sacrificing QoS </li></ul>
  15. 16. Case Study III: FusionStorm Solution <ul><li>EMC AX4 shared storage solution w/ 2 VMware servers in regional hubs </li></ul><ul><li>Cisco WAVE to replace AD, DNS, DHCP, Print Servers in local offices </li></ul><ul><li>Collapse the File, Exchanges, SQL to regional hubs with WAN acceleration and local offices </li></ul><ul><li>P2V existing application servers </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage vReplicator to replicate virtual machines from remote locations to the primary data center located in NYC for remote office DR </li></ul><ul><li>Live Demo </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>vReplicator </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>vMotion or SRM Demo (Maybe) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  16. 17. Case Study III: Customer Benefits <ul><li>Reduce physical server count from 8 to 2 servers </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Shared storage and VMware HA/vMotion improved local fault tolerance </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>P2V provided the ability to rapidly consolidate </li></ul><ul><li>vReplicator provides disaster recovery services for remote offices by replicating virtual machines from the remote office to an ESX farm in the corporate data center. </li></ul><ul><li>WAAS improved consolidation ratios by providing the ability to collapse smaller remote office to regional hubs while continuing to provide an acceptable service level. </li></ul><ul><li>Easily demonstrated hard dollar ROI </li></ul>

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