The University of Pisa supports research in fields like genomics, biology and chemistry with applications that demand high performance. Their new storage infrastructure needed to solve today’s demands and prepare them for rapid change in performance requirements as new projects come online. Enter Dell EMC PowerStore’s Anytime Upgrade1 program. It eases the transition across hardware generations when unexpected changes require quick adaptation. Other programs and architectures are rife with compromise and fell short of the flexibility they needed. PowerStore combines a scale-out architecture with Anytime Upgrade’s flexibility and multiple upgrade paths to deliver more than any competitive program in the industry.