Nimble Storage Review

There were some problems with deployment, but the ability to scale up and scale out is valuable.

Valuable Features

  • Scale up
  • Scale out
  • Compression
  • Analytics

Improvements to My Organization

  • Oracle DB
  • ETL
  • DWH
  • indexing

Room for Improvement

I have a long list that I have shared with Nimble development team and am working with them on this.

Use of Solution

I've been using it for four months.

Deployment Issues

There were some problems.

Stability Issues

No issues encountered.

Scalability Issues

No issues encountered.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:

They're great. Just amazing.

Technical Support:

It depends, but we have a personal route to the right personnel.

Previous Solutions

We did, and we switched due to the latency, technology, and cost.

Initial Setup

It's very simple but requires you to be accurate, but this is how it is for any product..

Implementation Team

We did it in-house.


It's huge.

Other Solutions Considered

This was large POC track and the others were -

  • Cisco Imperva
  • Kaminario
  • NetApp EF
  • Pure Storage
  • EMC XtremIO

Other Advice

Plan, plan, plan, plan and plan again.

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