Compare Compellent vs. HPE StoreVirtual

Compellent is ranked 7th in Deduplication Software with 7 reviews while HPE StoreVirtual is ranked 10th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 3 reviews. Compellent is rated 8.2, while HPE StoreVirtual is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Compellent writes "Very simple to use, it's very efficient, and a customer won't make many mistakes when using it". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HPE StoreVirtual writes "Stability and flexibility are they key advantages". Compellent is most compared with Dell EqualLogic PS series, HPE 3PAR Flash Storage and IBM Storwize, whereas HPE StoreVirtual is most compared with VMware vSAN, HPE SimpliVity and Red Hat Ceph Storage.
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The interface is easy to use which makes the product user-friendly.The setup and installation is much simpler now, because Dell has standardized the configure process.I think that Dell EMC is one of the best technical support services in Ukraine.It is just as stable as any other high-end solution.Technical support is very good. I do use it from time to time and it's always excellent.The solution is stable; we've had no problems at all.

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It allows compute and storage to operate separately, and has the ability to take SAN nodes out of production for maintenance with little effort and zero downtime.Data is stored in two different places, leveraging more security and availability. Therefore, network problems are having less affect on iSCSI.Simplicity of not having to buy FC or FCoE SAN. Instead, we buy servers with their own storage.

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The connection should be better integrated with the network to offer a better view of the system.Compellent comes in the form of a component that's not true of a unified storage platform.While the price is competitive, in the next release it would be better if they could reduce the fees.I don't think the solution is very scalable.The cost of the solution could be better.The lower model, the 3000, should have duplication. It doesn't right now. It's only from 5000 that this is offered, but it depends on the performance. It could be they don't offer it on lower models because the duplication is too much of a burden to the performance.

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The product is coming to end-of-life in the next three years.Product looks like it is in the end of development.

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The pricing of this solution is competitive.

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Also Known As
HPE StoreVirtual, HPE VSA
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Help extend the life of your storage investments with Compellent Storage Center solutions. Flexible, non-disruptive storage options including flash-optimized solutions that offer flash at the price of disk, enable your data center to grow seamlessly without forklift upgrades.

HPE StoreVirtual storage ensures that organisations can optimise the benefits of server virtualisation with cost-effective high availability and disaster recovery. The iSCSI-based, scale-out storage platform is easy to manage and change – meeting ongoing business demands without creating IT bottlenecks or application downtime. Overcoming the cost and management limitations of traditional storage area networks (SANs), HPE StoreVirtual nodes use storage clustering to form a single pool of resources that enable organisations to buy only what they need today, scaling non-disruptively to meet requirements in the future.

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Sample Customers
TelecityGroup, Wilson Sons, Service King, Fujian University of Technology,, Cofely Germany, FinderNBrIX, WIND Telecom, Netrics
Top Industries
Software R&D Company27%
Comms Service Provider13%
Healthcare Company11%
Healthcare Company14%
Hospitality Company9%
Software R&D Company16%
Manufacturing Company11%
Comms Service Provider8%
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