DataDirect Networks SFA 10000 vs Nutanix

DataDirect Networks SFA 10000 is ranked 30th in Modular SAN vs Nutanix which is ranked 1st in Modular SAN with 38 reviews. The top reviewer of Nutanix writes "What you might not know about Nutanix that makes it so unique". DataDirect Networks SFA 10000 is most compared with NetApp FAS Series and HPE 3PAR Flash Storage. Nutanix is most compared with VMware vSAN, HPE SimpliVity and VxRail.
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I don't feel that I am receiving the performance which I am paying for.Work close with your InfraTeam and discuss with Nutanix the best way to achieve sizing and price that are right for you.Licensing depends on the features needed.Extra features should not be so expensive. We would love to be able to use or even just try some of the extra features without having to buy them. Buying those features is just as expensive as buying vSphere licenses, so the cost savings is nullified.Setup cost is minor, pricing is quite a bit (we have a 7-node-cluster for about 450K EUR with 2 vGPU-nodes for Citrix) but that includes hardware, software, and support.While cost may seem higher than your traditional 3-tier architecture, you need to look at the bigger picture. You're not just buying hardware here. You're buying a complete environment.I know Nutanix and VxRail have similar prices and licenses. Nutanix is a go-ahead if AHV is used as hypervisor because it is already embedded in the price.The basic license that comes with the box allows basic virtualization features but advanced automation features would require an upgrade of licenses.

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Nutanix delivers invisible infrastructure for next-generation enterprise computing, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. Nutanix’s software-driven Xtreme Computing Platform natively converges compute, virtualization and storage into a single solution to drive simplicity in the datacenter. Using Nutanix, customers benefit from predictable performance, linear scalability and cloud-like infrastructure consumption.

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Sample CustomersDeluxe Entertainment Services Group, Level 3 Communications, Maricopa County, ORNL, Sanger Institute, SAS Institute, The Sunshine State Education & Research Computing Alliance, Suzuki, Aalto University, AnyangSt. Lukes Health System, the City of Seattle, Yahoo! Japan, Sligro, Empire Life, Hyundai AUS, and many others.
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