Today’s enterprise data warehouses are mission-critical resources for Big Data analytics, requiring them to address an increasingly higher volume and velocity of data. EMC VMAX provides the performance and mission-critical availability to address the challenges of enterprise data warehouses (EDW) in Big Data.

VIDEO: World's Largest Collectibles Auctioneer relies on EMC VMAX

Watch Heritage Auctions IT Vice President Brian Carpenter discuss how EMC VMAX enabled the business to increase performance and scalability for its VMware environment and support mission-critical applications.


With the huge amount of storage our data consumes, we can’t have scalability ever be a roadblock. EMC VMAX is incredibly easy to use and is adaptable. We were up and running with the system in less than two hours, and could migrate our data with just a point and click. It's simple to provision storage and scale as we grow the business at about 20 percent each year. The ability to avoid wasting expensive disk and automatically move data up and down the tiers have improved the performance of our most critical applications while making our disk consumption more efficient. BRIAN CARPENTER, VICE PRESIDENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, HERITAGE AUCTIONS


VMAX delivers the highest levels of performance for demanding EDW and analytics applications. Line of business and business intelligence users can leverage tiered storage via EMC Fully Automated Storage Tiering for Virtual Pools (FAST VP), which prioritizes resources for latency sensitive queries and loads, enabling performance at scale. The result: users achieve faster performance and lower cost, while spending 80% less time tuning and reconfiguring storage to meet performance needs.

VIDEO: MLB Advanced Media on EMC VMAX

Watch MLB Advanced Media Multimedia Infrastructure SAN Administrator Derrick Ghrael discuss how this interactive media and Internet company deployed EMC VMAX 10K to dynamically tier storage and put the right data on the right tier, at the right time.


Built on fast, intelligent and modular engines, VMAX incorporates a highly scalable Virtual Matrix Architecture that enables cost-effective and seamless growth from an entry-level configuration into a multi-petabyte scale-out storage system with up to 8 engines (16 nodes).

VIDEO: ViaWest Achieves Scalability and Improved Customer Experience with VMAX Cloud Edition

This video describes how EMC VMAX Cloud Edition has become an essential part of ViaWest's cloud services and a foundation for their total commitment to customer experience.


EMC VMAX provides five-9s-plus availability within the platform, including a robust, fault-tolerant architecture and redundant internal components. Upgrades, expansions, and parts replacements can all be done without downtime. SRDF provides the world’s most trusted remote replication and Continuous Data Protection (CDP) can be achieved by integrating EMC RecoverPoint. Multiple protection options can be tailored to business needs.


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