Christian BaldaufSenior IT Consultant / Architect at a tech services company
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The pricing and licensing are better with DataCore."
"The cost is at the same level as other storage solutions and it is easy to understand the licensing."
"Make sure you are made aware of the annual subscription cost when purchasing."
"This solution allows the use of off-the-shelf hardware and charges by the TB of storage."
"Pricing has improved but it is still expensive."
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DataCore™ SANsymphony™ enterprise-class Software-defined Storage (SDS) platform provides a high-performance, highly available and agile storage infrastructure with the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
Designed for easy deployment and manageability in scale-out clusters, the Lenovo ThinkAgile HX Series combines Nutanix software with Lenovo’s highly reliable and scalable servers. These appliances ship fully integrated, tested, and configured so that you can dramatically accelerate your time to value and reduce your infrastructure maintenance.
DataCore SANsymphony SDS is ranked 9th in Hyper-Converged (HCI) with 18 reviews while Lenovo ThinkAgile HX Series is ranked 31st in Hyper-Converged (HCI). DataCore SANsymphony SDS is rated 9.2, while Lenovo ThinkAgile HX Series is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of DataCore SANsymphony SDS writes "Provides HA virtualized storage independent of storage type or vendor". On the other hand, DataCore SANsymphony SDS is most compared with VMware vSAN, Nutanix Acropolis AOS, StarWind Virtual SAN, HPE SimpliVity and NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP, whereas Lenovo ThinkAgile HX Series is most compared with Lenovo ThinkAgile VX Series.
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