Prival chosen by the City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux for a virtualization solution


Objectives of the city:

  • Implementation of a virtualization solution
  • Reduce energy costs;
  • Reduce the space required for servers

Need expertise for the choice of new technologies and the deployment of this new turnkey solution.

A new virtual environment safe, efficient and easy to manage.

The City of Dollard-des-Ormeaux had 40 physical servers to virtualize. Prival was selected because of its experience in implementation and configuration of a safe network infrastructure as well as its certified team of network’s administrators and experts in implementation. Prival has compressed the 40 servers in 3 new host VMware Dell servers. For the storage, Dell solutions were also used with the series of Power Connect switched and EqualLogic storage. Dell and VMware offer virtualization solutions that reduce the complexity and costs and improve efficiency and control. Dell and VMware alliance ensures significant benefits, regardless of the size or the company or the sector of activity. This alliance is based on a close collaboration to test, certify and improve VMware-technology based on servers and Dell storage solutions.