HPE SimpliVity Review

The remote backup functionality is valuable.


What is most valuable?

  • Inline deduplication and compression
  • Rapid cloning and provisioning of VMs
  • Remote backup functionality
  • Easy handling within vSphere client due to the Simplivity plugin

How has it helped my organization?

  • Standardization of ROBOs

For how long have I used the solution?

I have used it for two years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

There were minor bugs that were fixed.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

There were minor bugs that were fixed.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

So far, we have not encountered any issues with scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

Customer service is very good; fast reaction time.

Technical Support:

Technical support is very good; always solid statements.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We didn't previously use a different solution.

How was the initial setup?

Setup was easy.

What about the implementation team?

A technical engineer from Simplivity implemented it.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Price-performance is good.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Before choosing, we evaluated Nutanix, but didn't like the 3 nodes concept at that time.

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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