Mahindra Vehicle Manufacturers Ltd., Chakan sets a benchmark for their datacenter with VMware virtualization and boosts productivity
Mahindra Vehicle Manufacturers Ltd., Chakan sets a benchmark for their datacenter with
VMware virtualization and boosts productivity.
•Manage the IT infrastructure that is spread over a large physical area of 700 acres.
•Ensure data availability, data consistency, and application consistency across the 19 units at their plant.
•Reduce the provisioning time for upcoming projects.
•Convince the management and their system integrators about the benefits of virtualization to move critical applications onto a virtualized platform.
•Maintain separate development, test, and production data.
•Reduce power, cooling, and operating costs at their datacenter.
•Plan for future expansion and growth.
Mahindra Vehicle Manufacturing Limited undertook a proof-of-concept of VMware®
server virtualization for five of their 11 sites. They created 900 test scenarios on the
production environment and ran an evaluation process for 60 days. The test results
were validated by the IT teams and consequently VMware was deployed for their