Community Hospital Eliminates 18-hour Backups, Enables Disaster Recovery
Backup and Disaster Recovery Strategy Enables 100% Uptime on Critical Systems
Benewah Community Hospital’s small IT staff was struggling with 18-hour tape backups, cumbersome restores, and an uncertain Data Recovery process. With no ability to test backups, they were uncertain as to whether it was even possible to recover from a major outage. They wanted to modernize with an affordable backup and disaster recovery solution that would save them disk space through deduplication. With limited resources, they required a solution that offered fast and simple to administer bare-metal restore and replication for disaster recovery.
Their 24/7 operation includes a full range of of diagnostic and therapeutic services, including 24/7 emergency room, trauma and cardiac care. With the closest hospital to BCH over an hour’s drive away, the availability of medical data on site is crucial to prompt, high-quality patient care.
Benewah Community chose a Dell AppAssure solution for backup, replication and disaster recovery. The hospital now automatically backs up everything from servers to cash registers on a customized schedule. Data is always current and restores take minutes, not hours…. more > open the full Case Study PDF in a new window (no forms to fill out…registration not required)