Case Studies

U.S. Civilian Agency saves time, money and space with NetApp HCI while preparing for cloud migration.

Modernization of aging government IT infrastructure is not only a best practice; it’s law. It’s also an enormous challenge for smaller agencies with limited IT staff and budgets. This federal agency, that provides conflict resolution services for industry, government agencies and communities across the United States, was in that position. They were understaffed, in need of a large tech refresh in line with IT modernization requirements and required a significant reduction in their hardware footprint. With plans to move from a predominantly on-premise infrastructure to a more cloud-centric one, any modernization efforts taken today, also had to position them to make an easy transition.

End User Experience Monitoring A Swish Solution Offering

This Swish solution provides an ideal starting point for all departments to implement an effective single-paneof- glass for monitoring. Since the goal of most departments is to provide a positive end user experience, everybody can start by asking the same question: “what is the problem?

Storage Optimization 

Swish helped a Critical Defense Personnel application hosting agency optimize their storage investment, processes, and operations.  This resulted in correcting critical capability gaps, as well as, creating high-quality automated workflows to reduce IT staffing requirements. Client Critical Defense Personnel Application Defense Industry Solution Swish Services OEM certified professionals NetApp ONTAP NetApp Workflow Automation PowerShell Scripting The client had purchased a large NetApp FAS based storage environment from another source. Due to poor implementation practices, the environment was not performing optimally.

Gaining Experience in User Experience

Eager to transcend outmoded ways of serving citizens, agencies look to the private sector.

Federal Agency Reduces MTTR, Increases Citizen Satisfaction, and Reduces Service Desk Volume While Meeting its National and Economic Security Mission

Federal Agency  Reduces MTTR, Increases Citizen Satisfaction, and Reduces Service Desk Volume While Meeting its National and Economic Security Mission.

360 Degree View of Cloud Migration 

Application performance management keeps agencies on track – before, during, and after moving assets to the cloud.

Data Center Modernization

Swish helped the Wisconsin Army National Guard (WIARNG) transition from a management-intensive data center environment to a unified, optimized, scalable, and automated architecture by leveraging VMWare virtualization, NetApp data fabric, Catalogic data protection and Swish services.

Managed Monitoring 

Swish manages web performance monitoring for a Health Care agency in the US Civilian government. The client now proactively finds and triages performance issues. The solution uses a mixture of public and private synthetic transaction agents testing over both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Storage Optimization 

Swish helped a Critical Defense Personnel application hosting agency optimize their storage investment, processes, and operations.  This resulted in correcting critical capability gaps, as well as, creating high-quality automated workflows to reduce IT staffing requirements. Client Critical Defense Personnel Application Defense Industry Solution Swish Services OEM certified professionals NetApp ONTAP NetApp Workflow Automation PowerShell Scripting The client had purchased a large NetApp FAS based storage environment from another source. Due to poor implementation practices, the environment was not performing optimally.