Compare Cisco Piston Enterprise OS vs. Cisco UCS Director

Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is ranked 15th in Cloud Management with 1 review while Cisco UCS Director which is ranked 12th in Cloud Management with 2 reviews. Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is rated 9.0, while Cisco UCS Director is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Cisco Piston Enterprise OS writes "A simple interface and helpful support for a solution that grows with us". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco UCS Director writes "Brings agility to our organization, allowing for better manageability and faster deployment". Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is most compared with , whereas Cisco UCS Director is most compared with VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), Cisco CloudCenter and vCloud Director.
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Pros
It offers enough support so that you don't need to have the need to get another device.

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A product that really aids in systems management without complexity.UCS director enables us to be more productive and more agile, and also more self-sufficient because we don't have to depend on anybody else.

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Cons
The solution is just too expensive, so maybe the pricing could be better.

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The product could allow more programmatic opportunities through better development of the API.Simplifying the user interface would go a long way to making it more usable.

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Piston Enterprise OS
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Overview

Piston Enterprise OS (pentOS) is an enterprise grade cloud operating system meeting the security and governance needs of enterprises wanting to use OpenStack for their infrastructure services. pentOS is an OpenStack distro that builds on top of the OpenStack codebase adding some proprietary features to meet the security and governance needs of the enterprise customers.

Cisco UCS Director enables automated delivery of physical and virtual data center resources, empowering data centers to move at the speed of business.

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Kuwait Petroleum Italia, Ministry of Foreign AffairsEntel, Data#3, Cegal, NESIC, LightEdge
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