Omega Peripherals has carried out a technological renewal project at Mutua Levante with the aim of optimizing access to data and the performance of applications, thus improving the services that this entity provides to both mediators and mutual members. Mutua Levante is an insurance company that began its activity in 1933. Since then, the objective of providing the best possible service to its policyholders has remained unchanged. This clear dedication to the client, together with constant innovation both in the products it offers and in their management, has led this company to become one of the leading mutual insurance companies in the Valencian Community and one of the most solvent insurers. at the national level.
More agility and security for corporate information
According to José Luis Ramírez, Regional Operations Manager of Omega Peripherals, “we proposed a solution based on Pure Storage due to the advantages offered by this type of storage, among which immutable snapshots stand out for protection against ransomware, increased performance and latencies. about the databases. Add to that the use of Portworx by Pure Storage, a complete Kubernetes data services platform that provides a fully integrated solution for persistent storage; Data Protection; disaster recovery; data migrations and between clouds; and automated capacity management for applications running on that system.” For the deployment phase, Omega Peripherals formed a team of specialized engineers certified in VMware and Pure Storage technologies, whose mission was to start up and integrate the system, acting in accordance with the good practices of each manufacturer. The activity of this team was supervised at all times by a project manager, who ensured its execution in a timely manner according to the agreed terms. Once the implementation phase was completed, the knowledge transfer phase began, in which Omega Peripherals specialists ensured that the client’s internal resources were capable of taking control of daily operations and their infrastructure.
Omega Peripherals streamlines access to Mutua Levante data with Pure Storage technology
In addition, Omega Peripherals continues to provide Mutua Levante with an after-sales support service through which its technical service continues to solve any doubts, incidents or modifications that may arise with respect to the systems.
Omega Peripherals and Pure Storage
Thanks to the implementation of Pure Storage storage systems, Mutua Levante has managed to improve access times to data and services in virtual machines by 83% compared to the previous infrastructure, something that directly affects the performance of applications of the entity and in the services it provides to its mediators and mutual members. In addition, protection against possible cyber attacks has also been reinforced thanks to the security provided by the immutable snapshots of Pure Storage systems, by preventing an attacker from damaging or encrypting corporate data. Manuel Fresneda, IT Manager at Mutua Levante, says that “we are delighted with the results obtained in this project. The users we serve can access information much more quickly and conveniently, which makes their daily work easier. In addition, the cabin management is very simple, so it leaves us time to focus on more strategic issues for the business”. Omega Peripherals has been working for Mutua Levante since 2015, fundamentally developing projects that involve the deployment of storage, backup and virtualization solutions. At the moment he is focusing on the implementation of solutions related to Kubernetes technologies. Omega Peripherals is an Elite Partner of Pure Storage, the highest level of certification currently in existence, which demonstrates the company’s high level of knowledge in the deployment of this manufacturer’s solutions.