Preserving Family History

MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. They offer an online platform and DNA kits so anyone, anywhere can collect and share their family stories. The company was founded in 2003 and since then, has grown into a global organization with 93 million users across 196 countries, 40 million family trees and 8.4 billion historical records.

The Challenge

MyHeritage employs 420 people who work out of offices throughout Israel, North America, and Europe. The sales and support teams include nearly 100 people who need constant access to the applications and data stored on the company’s two data centers, one in the US and one in Israel.

  • Multiple data centers
  • Multiple VPN solutions
  • Slow and unreliable

While the sales and support teams experienced delays and connection issues, the IT team had challenges of their own.

  • Security vulnerabilities
  • Help desk overhead
  • Management overhead

The Solution

Leveraging a cloud-native global backbone, Meta Network-as-a-Service (Meta NaaS) provides MyHeritage with the high-performance, anytime/anywhere connectivity needed to run their business.

  • Data center
  • Users
  • Secure Access

The Results

For the MyHeritage IT team, the improvements are clear:

  • One flat, logical network
  • One way to connect
  • Better, faster user experience
  • Simplified management
  • Enhanced security

Download the customer story here