VMware vSphere Review

We have lower personnel and investment costs with virtual servers than with physical servers, although the web client is not as good as the C# client.

What is most valuable?

Obviously, the virtualization allows us to save money because we can run many servers on one physical hardware.

How has it helped my organization?

We save power and monty. Virtual servers are much faster than physical servers, so personnel costs and investment costs are also much lower.

What needs improvement?

The vSphere web client is not very good – the C# client is much better.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using it for seven to eight years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Very stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It's perfect.

How are customer service and technical support?

Support is not perfect – it’s a long process to get to the experts when you reach out to support.

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

We haven't used another solution.We do an

How was the initial setup?

It's straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

We did it ourselves.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We do an evaluation every few years. We've looked at Microsoft, and ORACLE. I look for continuity, as I need a solution that will be also be available for me in two years etc. I also look at peer reviews, and think that they are very important.

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