Pure Storage and Choctaw Nation Pure Storage and Choctaw Nation

Choctaw Nation Improves Storage Infrastructure Performance and Efficiency

Indigenous tribe sees sharply reduced response times when accessing patient records and other vital healthcare information.

Summary

The Choctaw Nation continues to focus on the needs of its people today and economic growth for tomorrow. The nation has more than 1 billion USD in annual revenues from gaming, retailing, and other businesses. It also operates its own medical care system. Central to the nation’s economic and healthcare strategy is investment in information technology.

Industry

Healthcare, Government

GEO

North America

Use Cases

  • Database – RPMS
  • VSI – VMware® vSphere®
  • VDI – VMware® Horizon

 

Website

Customer

'Night-and-day' improvement in application performance
FlashStack combines the latest in compute, network, storage hardware, and virtualization software, into a single, integrated architecture.

Challenges

The Choctaw Nation investigated several vendors and consulted Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for storage.

They faced several challenges.

  • Lagging storage performance resulted in high latencies and long wait times for routine file requests.
  • Video production demands overtaxed the IT infrastructure.
  • Legacy spinning-disk storage was expensive and time-consuming to maintain.

Results

Business Transformation

Care providers see sharply reduced response times when accessing patient records and other vital healthcare information. And capital and operating costs are slashed by standardizing on an IT infrastructure that can be upgraded over the long term without forklift upgrades.

IT Transformation

  • Responds instantly to file requests and emails through virtual desktops.
  • Native replication allows dual data centers to operate in parallel for optimal load balancing and performance.
  • Time required for routine storage management tasks slashed by up to 95%.

More For You

Blog

It's Time for True Hybrid Cloud

Gartner Report

Five Times a Leader

Solution Brief

Pure Unifies Cloud

Thought Leadership

Drive Intelligence From Your Data

Data Sheet

Pure Delivers Data Centric Architecture

White Paper

Why Evergreen Storage Sets the Standard

+

Gartner names Pure Storage a Leader in the 2018 Magic Quadrant Solid-State Arrays 5 Years in a Row

Get the analysis you need to choose the best Solid-State Arrays for your business.

By downloading the report, we believe you'll gain insights into:

  • The flash storage futures market overview
  • Gartner’s evaluation of vision, strengths and cautions for each vendor
  • Why Pure Storage was named a LEADER