SFS Group Builds A Strong Infrastructure With Solutions From Hitachi Vantara

Blog Post created by cchaffey Employee on Feb 6, 2019

SFS is a worldwide leading supplier of mechanical fastening systems, assemblies, precision moulded parts and logistics solutions. A long-term customer, learn how SFS is using Hitachi solutions to support their production environment, build a cloud, protect their data and more…


“SFS and Hitachi Vantara have a long-standing partnership and we have implemented Hitachi’s reliable converged solutions for several years with success. We chose Hitachi’s Hyperconverged solution (UCP HC) to host management software for SFS production environment, due to the ease of management. Plus it significantly reduces business risk by improving recoverability from disasters and other unforeseeable downtime. The highly integrated UCP HC solution was deployed quickly and easily with full support from Hitachi.”

Patrick Bichler, Head of Infrastructure, SFS Group Corporate IT


Converged – Private Cloud

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Data Protection – Rapid Recovery

Hitachi Data Protection Suite (HDPS), powered by Commvault, protects SFS Group’s mission-critical applications in the event of a disaster and reduces management time by 20% -


“With HDPS, we gained a single solution that delivers all the capabilities we need, enabling us to harmonize processes across the company.” Patrick Bichler, Head of Infrastructure, SFS Group Corporate IT


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