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Pros
"What I like best about this product is that it is a complete solution, both hardware, and software, by the same vendor.""The stability is the most valuable aspect of the solution."

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"The product has a very simple GUI-based management platform and it is very simple to use. There is a very easy step-by-step configuration procedure that guides you through, and you can configure it very easily."

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Cons
"Technical support needs to be improved.""The solution needs to provide better integration between this solution and all other kinds of systems."

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"The initial setup and installation is not that straightforward. It should be made easier and the time to install should be reduced."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: What I like best about this product is that it is a complete solution, both hardware, and software, by the same vendor.
Top Answer: They are ages behind PureStorage FlashBlade in performance. We recently did an evaluation of scale-out NFS/Object storage solutions, and in order to get to our target performance requirements of about… more »
Top Answer: We are a system integrator and this is one of the products that we implement for our clients. This is a cloud-based object storage platform.
Top Answer: The product has a very simple GUI-based management platform and it is very simple to use. There is a very easy step-by-step configuration procedure that guides you through, and you can configure it… more »
Top Answer: One place where this product should be improved is in the deployment. It should be made easier and the time should be reduced. The number of software packages could be minimized and with a little… more »
Top Answer: I am a solutions architect. I help people define the solutions that will work best for them. Huawei FusionStorage is software-defined storage. Mostly we propose the hardware solutions to our… more »
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5th
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6,270
Comparisons
4,911
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
557
Avg. Rating
8.5
11th
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1,398
Comparisons
1,116
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
552
Avg. Rating
8.0
Popular Comparisons
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Also Known As
EMC ECS, Dell EMC Elastic Cloud Storage, EMC Elastic Cloud Storage
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Overview

Dell EMC Elactic Cloud Storage (ECS) provides a complete software-defined object storage platform designed for today's cloud-scale storage requirements. ECS provides the simplicity and low cost benefits of the public cloud without the risk, compliance, and data sovereignty concerns. ECS benefits include:

  • Cloud-scale Economics: 60% TCO savings versus public cloud services.
  • Simplicity & Scale: Single global namespace, unlimited apps, users and files.
  • Universal Accessibility: Support for object, file, and HDFS all on a single platform.
  • Faster App Development: API accessible storage and strong consistency accelerates cloud apps & analytics.
  • Turnkey Cloud: Multi-tenancy, self-service access and metering capabilities.

Huawei FusionStorage fully distributed cloud storage features massive scale-out capability designed for cloud-based architectures. The on-board storage system software combines the local storage resources of standard x86 servers into fully distributed storage pools, providing block, object, or file storage resources to the upper layer. An enterprise can easily obtain the required flexibility and efficiency in data storage to keep up with the ever-changing dynamics of business.

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Sample Customers
AtosChina Merchants Bank, Liaoning, Zhejiang
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company51%
Comms Service Provider8%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider42%
Computer Software Company28%
Manufacturing Company12%
Financial Services Firm7%
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Dell EMC ECS is ranked 5th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews while Huawei FusionStorage is ranked 11th in File and Object Storage with 1 review. Dell EMC ECS is rated 8.6, while Huawei FusionStorage is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Dell EMC ECS writes "A reliable all-in-one solution with guaranteed performance". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Huawei FusionStorage writes "Provides block, object, big data, and file storage and has a simple GUI-based management platform ". Dell EMC ECS is most compared with Amazon AWS, NetApp StorageGRID, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Hitachi Content Platform and Pivotal Cloud Foundry, whereas Huawei FusionStorage is most compared with Red Hat Ceph Storage, Google Cloud Storage, Scality RING8, Dropbox and IBM Cloud Object Storage.

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