Monique Lucey

IT Made Agile with Converged Infrastructure

Blog Post created by Monique Lucey Employee on Aug 17, 2018

In a recent survey by Enterprise Strategy Group on converged infrastructure trends, 83% of customers surveyed said that converged infrastructure technology has made their IT organization more agile.




At Hitachi NEXT 2018, we’re talking to three customers first-hand about their journey toward IT agility with converged infrastructure solutions from Hitachi Vantara. You won’t want to miss this panel session: Modernize Your Data Center and Go Beyond the Hype with Real World Transformation Results from SFS Group, Aldo and Cognizant.


The SFS Group, one of the world’s leading suppliers of mechanical fastening systems and precision formed parts with around $1.6 billion in sales and 9,000+ full-time employees, needed to modernize their data center with a fully automated and integrated solution that would enable IT to focus on innovation. SFS turned to Hitachi Vantara for their UCP converged infrastructure solution with automated management and orchestration via a single pane of glass.




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Learn how Hitachi solutions helped SFS:

  • Tackle the challenge of creating an IT infrastructure to support 100% of business-critical applications
  • Lower total cost of ownership by 20%
  • Achieve more efficient business process support with Hitachi Vantara



Session Speakers

Patrick Bichler, Head of Infrastructure part of Corporate IT at SFS Group

Dominic D'Amata, Vice President, Architecture at Aldo

Reinier van Hoeijen, AVP Cognizant Infrastructure Transformation Services -– Europe & Middle East


Be sure to stop by the Agile Data Infrastructure area at HitachiNEXT 2018 to check out our product demos and talk to the experts.