DataDirect Networks S2A6620 vs IBM XIV

DataDirect Networks S2A6620 is ranked 21st in Modular SAN vs IBM XIV which is ranked 5th in Modular SAN with 5 reviews. The top reviewer of IBM XIV writes "Using it behind the SAN volume controller, latency is predictable and it is reliable". DataDirect Networks S2A6620 is most compared with Dell EqualLogic PS series, HPE 3PAR Flash Storage and Nexsan BEAST. IBM XIV is most compared with HPE 3PAR Flash Storage, IBM Storwize and HPE StorageWorks MSA.
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Licensing is straightforward.No-license-required policy, unlike others where you need a license for everything. Just pay once and forget about licenses.If you are going to use the product behind an SVC, IBM will price the units lower, since you are likely not to use any of the advanced copy services.

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IBM XIV is a high-end, grid-scale storage system that excels in tuning-free consistent performance, ease of use and exceptional data economics, including inline, and IBM Real-time Compression. IBM XIV is ideal for hybrid cloud, offering predictable service levels for dynamic workloads, simplified scale management, including in multi-tenant environments, flexible consumption models — and robust cloud automation and orchestration through OpenStack, RESTful API and VMware. It offers security and data protection through hot encryption, advanced mirroring and self-healing and investment protection with perpetual licensing.

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