VMware vSphere Review

We work less on weekends because of the possibility to patch during normal working hours. The pricing, however, could be improved.


What is most valuable?

  • High Availability
  • vMotion
  • Storage vMotion

How has it helped my organization?

One particular example is the ability to work less on weekends because of the possibility to patch during normal working hours.

What needs improvement?

The pricing.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've used it since 2006.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

We have not had any issue with deployment over the years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

No issues encountered.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No issues encountered.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

8/10

Technical Support:

9/10

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

We didn't use a previous solution to prior to vSphere.

How was the initial setup?

It was very straightforward, no problem occurred at the set up stage,

What about the implementation team?

It was all done in-house.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

No other products were considered.

What other advice do I have?

It's a simple to use solution, and along with fast implementation, you can install it and run it, so have fun.

**Disclosure: IT Central Station contacted the reviewer to collect the review and to validate authenticity. The reviewer was referred by the vendor, but the review is not subject to editing or approval by the vendor.
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