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It offers enough support so that you don't need to have the need to get another device.

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We are satisfied with the technical support, we have no issues.The scalability of the solution is good.This solution is working for both VTL and tape.

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

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SMB storage and HPC is not compatible and it should be supported by IBM Spectrum Computing.The initial setup is not so complex. However, the day-to-day administration is complex and there are far too many manual intervention requirements.This solution is no longer managing tapes correctly.

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This solution is expensive.

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Top Answer: We are satisfied with the technical support, we have no issues.
Top Answer: Hyper-convergence can be improved. IBM Spectrum is not supported or compatible with Nutanix with hyper-convergence. SMB storage and HPC is not compatible and it should be supported by IBM Spectrum… more »
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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.

IBM Spectrum Computing uses intelligent workload and policy-driven resource management to optimize resources across the data center, on premises and in the cloud. Now up to 150X faster and scalable to over 160,000 cores, IBM provides you with the latest advances in software-defined infrastructure to help you unleash the power of your distributed mission-critical high performance computing (HPC), analytics and big data applications as well as a new generation open source frameworks such as Hadoop and Spark.

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Kuwait Petroleum Italia, Ministry of Foreign AffairsLondon South Bank University, Transvalor, Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Genomic
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Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is ranked 17th in Cloud Management with 1 review while IBM Spectrum Computing is ranked 21st in Cloud Management with 3 reviews. Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is rated 9.0, while IBM Spectrum Computing is rated 7.0. 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 IBM Spectrum Computing writes "Provides stable backup for our databases and has good technical support ". Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is most compared with , whereas IBM Spectrum Computing is most compared with Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop and MapR.

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