The aim of the customer, Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen in Bavaria, Germany was to optimize the worldwide, heterogeneous IT-infrastructure at all approx. 40 branches and move from legacy Storage and Security onto the latest level of Hyperconvergence.
Besides their headquarters in Regensburg, the company consists of 34 subsidiaries und 5 private Equity Companies worldwide and creates more than 700 Mio € with 3200 employees. The branch offices were updated with the SimpliVity RoBo-concept replacing conventional Storage and Servers as well as SAN-Infrastructure. In addition, legacy manual Tape-backup needed to be taken care of and a centralized long term Backup of branch offices were key requirements.