Customer Case Study

San Jose Sharks Score Big with Flash from Pure Storage

  • Industry
  • Entertainment

  • Application
  • MS SQL, Citrix VDI

  • Location
  • USA

  • Reduction
  • 12-to-1


  • Legacy disk-based SAN performance plummeted with the addition of just 10 VDI users.
  • The management complexities of the legacy disk-based SAN did not allow for a "set-it-and-forget-it" operation, but the organization required simplicity.


  • Currently supporting 250 virtual desktops, with more to be deployed.
  • Reduced latency to sub-millisecond.
  • Dramatically simplified storage management.
  • Achieved 12-to-1 data reduction.

“Pure has not only created a great product but a great company”

Uy Ut, Director of Information Technology