Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series Primary Use Case

Ole Johan
Network Engineer at a tech services company
The primary use case is for people who are tired of messing around with old school solutions, like SANs and NASs, and want to improve the storage side of things in the data center. View full review »
MatsHagberg Olsson
Enterprise System Architect at SAAB Group
Our use case was to set up a new VDI farm. View full review »
Dan Abamonte
Manager, Open Systems Infrastructure at a healthcare company with 5,001-10,000 employees
We are using this solution for our VDI. This is used to deliver our EMR and other medical and clinical applications to our residents and providers throughout the medical center. View full review »
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Karuna Madhu Devandla
General Manager of IT at Magma Fincorp Ltd.
The primary use case is to deploy all our production and documents. We have deployed Hyper-V on top of HyperFlex and the majority of our operation is on Hyper-V. Major workloads are our e-commerce website and applications that are hosted on it. We have deployed database servers and document management systems and a couple of app and web servers. View full review »
SeniorNeab15
Senior Network Administrator at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our primary use case of this solution is for VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, for our community college. View full review »
Juarez Thomazelli
Pre Sales Manager at Vortex TI
I'm a solution architect and I use it to help my clients to achieve better performance in VDI solutions, in clusters, in database consolidation. The solution addresses these kinds of scenarios. View full review »
SherifAbouelezz
CIO at Latif Group
The primary use was for a private cloud for the company. I used it for an ERP system and several other applications that were specialized for the company. View full review »
Zeray Assefa
Director of Network Operations at a government
The primary use we have for this product is to act as a server and for storage. View full review »
MangerAs3376
Manger Assistant in Storage at a energy/utilities company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We use Cisco HyperFlex for two reasons: * At one data center, it's used as our primary virtualization and storage platform. * At our other data center, it's used for VDI. View full review »
DivMgr4312
Divisional Manager - Engineering at a engineering company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We use it as an application server and for storage. View full review »
Brad Smith
Principle Architect at NTT Data India Enterprise Application Services Pri
Our primary use case for Cisco HyperFlex HX is internal. We use it for internal hyper-converged. I post VMs for internal use and for customers. View full review »
SrSolutic070
Sr Solution Architect at NetDesign
We use it in junction with unified communication solutions. It provides great flexibility for our customers to expand the solution. Also, the ease of management is why they use HyperFlex. View full review »
Enterpridf49
Enterprise Architect at a aerospace/defense firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our use case would be deployable mobile headquarters, headquarters on the move, where we can quickly deploy to our small user community and quickly create a mobile data center. This includes using business advantage communications. View full review »
ITInfrase578
IT Infrastructure Manager at Azersun Holding
We use it in our production environment for some tasks, such as availability, easy scalability, easy setup, and independence from too many solutions put together. We use FlexPod as another one for mutualized infrastructure. View full review »
Poorna Chandra
Senior Consultant at Daimler AG
We have been using Cisco machines when it comes to the HX-Series product line (or category) in our organization. We are quite satisfied with the product because we primarily deal with Cisco when it comes to the compute and network parts. View full review »
ITsys6af8
IT Systems Consultant at a energy/utilities company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series is storage that is integrated with the stack as a standalone mobile unit. There is less infrastructure required. View full review »
SeniorSy7f3e
Senior Systems Engineer at a pharma/biotech company with 501-1,000 employees
Our primary use case for the product is for the data center. We are hosting all of the servers and building infrastructure. View full review »
Simon Van Raalte
System Administrator at Provinzial NordWest
We are using HyperFlex for heavy workloads and virtual machines which are on a separate network. View full review »
Doug Rains
Sr Systems Engineer at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our primary use for this solution is remote office environments. View full review »
Chris Wall
Sr IT Manager at Aryzta
This solution is used for branch office servers. View full review »
Alister Richmond
Technical Director at Ping Network Solutions
We use it on our customer-facing network management and customer portals. It is run between two resilient data centers and runs very well. View full review »
John Mcgehee
Manager at Chevron
Our primary use case of Cisco HyperFlex HX is for data centers. It performs well. The solution helps us simplify operations through minimal maintenance and ease of patching. We did the upgrade as part of the lifecycle when the previous equipment became end-of-life. It was time for the investment. At the same time, we were building out new data centers. View full review »
Florian Haake
Network Administrator with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our primary use case is virtualization on VMware. We have some virtual machines, which need a lot of computing power, and HyperFlex seems to be a good solution. View full review »
Farrukh Qadir
Sr. System Engineer at IBL-Unisys
* Customer POC * Client VMware environment testing. View full review »
Brett Moore
Network Architect at City of Mesa
Our primary use case for the Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series is the hosting of VMs. We were just using standard ESX clusters on UCS flights. Instead, they chose HyperFlex to see if it could replace that solution. This is just your standard ESX on blade server type of deployment. View full review »
user4583
Data Center Supervisor at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We are using this product right now for our virtual environment. As the product develops, we are looking forward to utilizing the product on the cloud. View full review »
Pantelis Rizos
CIO at a energy/utilities company
We have been using this product for a while. We wanted to use our current equipment and have been very excited with the results of our projects. View full review »
SeniorSy3f3b
Senior Systems Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Our primary use case of this solution is for data center virtualization. View full review »
NetworkE4e20
Network Engineer at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
We use this solution for our Call Monitor and for Contact Center Express. View full review »
ITSystemcd8e
IT System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Our primary use case is to reduce our hardware storage and to make it virtual so we use vSAN and HyperFlex. View full review »
reviewer819990
Systems Admin at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our primary use of the Cisco HyperFlex HX solution is to run virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). View full review »
Archie Tamayo
Common Tech at PCGLA
Our primary use case for HyperFlex is for connecting the Meraki VPN. We're working with the Department of Foreign Affairs in Manila. We put the VPN through HyperFlex. View full review »
NetworkAeb59
Network Analyst at a non-tech company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We normally use a UCS, a uniform communication service, I'm still learning how HyperFlex works. We are evaluating it for use in the intermediate to deep future. View full review »
Florin Ramboiu
Product and Project Manager at ETA2U
The primary use case is VDI and virtualization. We are testing it for VDI. For VDI, HyperFlex has been pretty useful. View full review »
Danny Reyes
Solutions Engineer at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees
We use the Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series primarily for VDI environments. View full review »
CIOece4
CIO at a construction company with 10,001+ employees
My job is to change the technical language to business language. We need to increase efficiency and effectiveness, decrease the cost and decrease administrative issues. We are increasing the population inside the company, increasing the staff. People in the management of the company are trying to decrease the cost expenses and increase efficiency. In this case, centralization brings a lot of advantages. We have one person who works on everything and gathers everything together. View full review »
Solution0dea
Solution Architect at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our primary use case of this solution is for data storage for the network. View full review »
Engineer66eb
Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
We use this solution for virtualization. View full review »
Solutionffa3
Solution Architect at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
We use it mainly in a virtualization environment with several VMs. We use it with VMware, not Hyper-V. View full review »
SeniorCod2b0
Senior Consultant at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Our primary use case is for desktop infrastructure. View full review »
David Orozco
Consultant at Italtel
Our primary use case is for the distributed computing system in several data centers. View full review »
Mohamed Elolemy
Senior Presales Lead at Systems Engineering Of Egypt
We use this solution for many banks in Egypt. View full review »
Carlo Poggiarelli
Solution Architect at Teleconsys
It is to migrate our customer's solutions to a hyper-converged solution. This is the primary use case. View full review »
SystemAd552c
System Administrator at a consultancy with 1,001-5,000 employees
The primary use case is that we are coming from a legacy data storage network and need more flexibility in both storage and network consumption. View full review »
Fabio Vilches
System Engineer with 51-200 employees
It is an acceptable storage solution. View full review »
RuudVan Donk
Solution Consultant IBM Storage/Lenovo/Softlayer at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Cisco is key for switching abilities. The management from the switches to the hyper-convergence solutions, such as the storage or server environment, is quite good and well-developed. View full review »
DcCenter417d
Data Center Specialist at a comms service provider with 5,001-10,000 employees
This is brand new technology for us. We are using the ACI infrastructure in our company for the development of the HyperFlex servers. View full review »
Yasein Elalami
Network and Security Engineer at Italtel
The primary use case is for our customer who was moving from classical storage and computing to the new HyperFlex system. View full review »
Fernando Calvo
Pre-sales Consultant Manager at Econocom
We use this solution for clients who has issues with their infrastructure. View full review »
Teste Botme
Manager at EagleBurgmann
Manufacturing and logistics software controls, ERP and document management servers, and database production and development servers. View full review »
Learn what your peers think about Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
427,071 professionals have used our research since 2012.