Case Studies

Master Molded Products

Plastic Manufacturer Uses Virtualization to Mold New Hardware Management
Master Molded Products has a long tradition of excellence in designing, engineering, and manufacturing custom injection-molded plastic products. Founded in 1946, the company has grown into its 100,000-square-foot, air-conditioned facility. On any given day, 32 molding machines produce plastic products for MMP’s customers over a three-shift, 24-hour day.

Alpine Consulting Inc

Solutions Consultant Heightens Productivity and Improves Server Performance by 20%
Alpine was founded with the goal of running a professional services firm the right way for its clients and its own business. It delivered e-business solutions for medium-size and larger companies, using a broad array of technology services. With 45 employees, Alpine had the staff, the know-how, and the talent to deliver cross-vertical solutions to its customers. Despite handling midsize projects ranging from e-commerce to portal applications to business process integration, it kept its focus on client service and responsiveness to customer needs. The business goal worked: Alpine continued to grow at a steady pace, each year attaining significant increases in revenue and resources.

Quality Systems Solutions Inc.

Small IT Solutions Shop Offers Clients Big Security, Improves Reliability 100%
Quality Systems Solutions is a small IT shop offering IT solutions and services to other small businesses, so it was truly operating and supporting many more networks than the one for its six-employee staff. Its primary network was hosted on a Microsoft® Windows® Small Business Server (SBS) 2003 R2 domain supporting several member servers, several virtual machines, and eight client personal computers (PCs). The team also maintained several standalone computers that offered a variety of network services in support of client business.

Barrington Capital Management, Inc.

Server Investment Lowers Capital Management Firm’s TCO by 10%
Barrington Capital Management is a three-person investment management firm located in Barrington, Illinois. Its customized programs are designed to ensure the long-term financial success of customers.