Indiana hospital hops on cloud data protection with Clumio
The IT leadership at Rush Memorial Hospital was getting sick of on-premises backup.
CIO and vice president of IT Jim Boyer found the hospital's legacy backup system to be costly and complicated. While shopping for ways to do data protection in the cloud instead of in the data center, he found Clumio backup as a service. Since switching to Clumio, Rush Memorial Hospital's IT staff cut the time it spent managing and maintaining backup by more than two-thirds. Boyer said Clumio cost less than the other cloud data protection options he evaluated and gave him a predictable cost to budget against.
Adopting cloud data protection was part of Boyer's ongoing effort to shrink the hospital's data center footprint. For the past two years, he had invested heavily in...