“StorMagic’s SvSAN enables us to cost effectively implement simple, 2-server highly available systems with minimal hardware requirements.”
E.ON Climate & Renewables (EC&R) division is responsible for the renewable activities of E.ON Group. They are active in generating energy from onshore and offshore wind, biomass, photovoltaic and concentrated solar power.
EC&R IT was tasked with delivering high availability to over 100 remote, renewable energy facilities across Europe which included unmanned wind farms out at sea and biomass plants and solar farms in very remote rural areas.
Seeking a cost-effective and highly available solution
E.ON specified that their solution needed to be cost-effective, simple and able to be leveraged from their central office.
In addition, Head of Information Systems, Uwe Fischer said, “High availability is essential for us to maintain continuity of operations at our remote sites”.
SvSAN: making edge computing simple
SvSAN ticked all the boxes, enabling E.ON to roll out a simple, highly available solution to their remote sites.
Check out our full case study to find out more information about E.ON’s initial challenge, and how SvSAN helped them achieve their storage goals.
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