CTERA Edge X Series vs. Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC Series

As of May 2019, CTERA Edge X Series is ranked 31st in Hyper-Converged (HCI) vs Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC Series which is ranked 26th in Hyper-Converged (HCI) with 1 review. The top reviewer of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC Series writes "Storage Virtualization is the most mature in the market, but other brands have more features". CTERA Edge X Series is most compared with . Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC Series is most compared with Vblock, HPE ConvergedSystem and Dell EMC Vscale Architecture.
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They are not the cheapest on the market. But there's an old saying I like to quote: "If you know that you are getting what you pay for, it's fine if it's expensive."Initially HyperFlex was a little costly, it was higher, but Cisco wanted to get into our company, so they gave us a fair discount.It's much more expensive than rack servers. It was an issue, but when you compare it to the number of people who were administrative assistants before, it's on the positive ROI side. It's much cheaper.Here in Brazil... it is very expensive. It's very hard for almost all companies to buy even the small version of this solution.We negotiated with Cisco and we got some price benefit from that.The price is a bit too high.The product is expensive. Other solutions are cheaper.The cost is expensive, but there is a chance to save money in the future.

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Also Known As
HDS Unified Compute Platform, Hitachi UCP, Hitachi UCP Select
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Overview

The Cisco HyperFlex HX Data Platform is a purpose-built, high-performance, scale-out file system with a wide array of enterprise-class data management services. The data platform’s innovations redefine distributed storage technology, giving you complete hyper-convergence with enterprise storage features:

  • Enterprise-class data management
  • Continuous data optimization
  • Securely encrypted storage
  • Dynamic data placement
  • Clusterwide parallel data distribution
  • Linear and incremental scaling
  • API-based data platform architecture
  • A simplified approach

CTERA Networks, based in Israel and New York, NY, is a privately held company founded in 2008 and backed by Benchmark Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Venrock and Cisco. CTERA provides cloud storage solutions that enable service providers and enterprises to launch managed storage, backup, file sharing and mobile collaboration services using a single platform and based on the the cloud storage infrastructure of their choice.

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) is the company's product for converged infrastructure (CI), combining resources server, storage, networking, virtualization, and software management.

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Sample Customers
BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Ready Pac Foods, Bryant University, Bellevue Group, KPIT Technologies, City HarvestThe Carlyle Group, Santander, SwisscomAsia Capital Reinsurance, RMZ, Cigniti Technologies, SPAR, Infosys
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Comms Service Provider24%
Manufacturing Company18%
Financial Services Firm12%
Aerospace/Defense Firm12%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm20%
Manufacturing Company16%
Comms Service Provider11%
Government8%
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Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business16%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise73%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business9%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise62%
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