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Solution Briefing: Five Ways Visual Storage Intelligence® Helps with Capacity Planning & Performance Management


In less than a year, Fortune 500 clients have saved over $1 million through optimized provisioning with Visual Storage Intelligence®.

We provide unified data reports across multi-vendor and multi-platform infrastructures that help IT teams create more space, avoid overprovisioning, and re-tier and archive with confidence.

Download our briefing to learn more.


Industry Analysis: 8 Key Storage Data Metrics You Need to Watch in 2022


How do you measure operational improvement? Are you paying attention to the right KPIs?

In 2022, IT leaders are confronting supply chain delays, inflation-driven budgetary restraints, exponential data growth, and more. Managing modern enterprise infrastructures requires adaptability – and some new perspectives.

In our free white paper Eight Key Storage Data Metrics You Need to Watch in 2022, you’ll find eight KPIs that will help you evaluate successes and areas for improvement, prioritize operational excellence, identify waste and vulnerabilities, improve capacity planning & performance, and optimize asset values and infrastructure visibility.


Cloud Migration Tool Kit


15 Steps to Data Migration

Check all the boxes on your migration journey by making sure you are ready for each and every step of the process.

Getting the Most Out of the Cloud

You’re moving to the cloud – great! But migration alone won’t result in cost savings. To achieve value optimization, you need to take proactive measures before and after moving your data.


cloud migration tool kit

Solution Briefing: Three Ways Visual Storage Intelligence® Helps with Storage Provisioning


In less than a year, Fortune 500 clients have saved over $1 million through optimized provisioning with Visual Storage Intelligence®.

We provide unified data reports across multi-vendor and multi-platform infrastructures that help IT teams create more space, avoid overprovisioning, and re-tier and archive with confidence.

Download our briefing to learn more.


Storage Capacity Planning Handbook

Three Steps to Minimize Costs, Save Time, and Reduce Organizational Risk


Between potential budget cuts, supply-chain woes, the recent pandemic, and competitive challenges facing businesses worldwide, it’s more important than ever to develop an accurate budget and strategy for your future data storage and infrastructure plans. 

Insufficient (or inaccurate) planning can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in unbudgeted or even unnecessary purchases. And unplanned purchases can waste weeks of implementation time, leaving other projects and priorities delayed or ignored.
 
Improve your capacity planning with our enterprise guide.


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Take Control of Runaway IT Spending

A Comprehensive Guide to IT Chargeback / Showback


Global IT spending will top $4.5 trillion in 2022 – including 11.5% growth in enterprise software spending and 8.6% growth in IT services costs since 2021. If your company has not implemented chargeback or showback reporting yet, they probably will soon. This popular practice reveals when and how each department uses critical IT infrastructure, software, storage, and more – valuable information for assigning IT costs and reducing spending.

However, chargeback and showback reporting can be challenging for IT teams. In this white paper, we’ll answer the three most important questions for implementing (or improving) chargeback and showback policies.


A Comprehensive Guide to IT Chargeback & Showback

Three Ways to Maximize Pure Storage

Optimizing Your Pure Storage Infrastructure


Are you an IT leader trying to make the most out of your Pure Storage infrastructure? Maybe you are struggling to predict when your variable capacity arrays will run out of storage space. Or maybe you’re always on the hunt for ways to optimize what you already have.

In this guide, you’ll find three ways to maximize your Pure Storage infrastructure – all while avoiding surprises and emergency purchases.


IT Leader’s 2022 Guide for the Year

Solving Three of 2022’s Top IT Storage Challenges


Are you an IT Manager frustrated with an IT infrastructure that’s not meeting operational demands and seems to be laden with more costs? These are common infrastructure planning frustrations among managers like you especially during the economic recovery period following the pandemic. However, you don’t have to feel this way.  

In this IT Manager’s Guide, you’ll find three ways to mitigate risk, and reduce costs in infrastructure planning.


Visual Storage Intelligence® Client Testimonials

Don’t take our word for it. Hear from the professionals who rely on Visual Storage Intelligence each day.


Fortune 500 financial institutions. World-class health networks. Education, transportation and energy professionals. These are the innovators building the world we live in, and they’re relying on the confidence that Visual Storage Intelligence® provides – confidence that their storage & infrastructure will always be visible on a single pane of glass, ready to perform at the highest levels.


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Three Ways to Maximize HP Nimble

Optimizing Your HP Nimble Infrastructure


Are you an IT leader trying to make the most out of your HP Nimble infrastructure? Maybe you are struggling to predict when your variable capacity arrays will run out of storage space. Or maybe you’re always on the hunt for ways to optimize what you already have.

In this guide, you’ll find three ways to maximize your Nimble infrastructure – all while avoiding surprises and emergency purchases.


Three Ways to Maximize EMC XtremIO

Optimizing Your EMC XtremIO Infrastructure


Are you an IT leader trying to make the most out of your EMC XtremIO infrastructure? Maybe you are struggling to predict when your variable capacity arrays will run out of storage space. Or maybe you’re always on the hunt for ways to optimize what you already have.

In this guide, you’ll find three ways to maximize your XtremIO infrastructure – all while avoiding surprises and emergency purchases.


The spirit in which VSI approaches the customer relationship resonates so much with me. Their support has always been way above expectations.

— ICS Deliver Director | Fortune 500 Healthcare Company