This stylishly located and expressive hotel in downtown Chicago, sits at the corner of State and Lake near Lake Michigan and provides 310 luxurious guest rooms and large suites ranging from 315 to over 800 square feet. Each room provides a 42-inch LG TV, iPod docking station and touchscreen phones for weather and valet.
Work Recently Performed:
Currently, the property is virtualizing the end of life hardware platforms installed by vendors at the opening of the property. Vendors were solicited individually to determine their ability to participate on virtualized hardware and also learn of their requirements in terms of specifications. Once stood up, the virtualized platform will support all of the vendor systems and provide easy management from a single console.
Hardware solutions used: Dell PowerEdge R730 platform, Barracuda 490 backup appliance
Software solutions used: VMWare ESXi, Windows Server 2012 R2