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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.
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Compared 19% of the time.
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EMC ECS, Dell EMC Elastic Cloud Storage, EMC Elastic Cloud StorageCleversafe
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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.

IBM Cloud Object Storage is a web-scale platform that stores unstructured data - from petabyte to exabyte - with reliability, security, availability and disaster recovery without replication.

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AtosBitly, Dreamstime, Prime Research
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company51%
Comms Service Provider8%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company47%
Financial Services Firm10%
Comms Service Provider7%
K 12 Educational Company Or School6%
Find out what your peers are saying about Pure Storage, Red Hat, NVIDIA and others in File and Object Storage. Updated: October 2020.
442,764 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Dell EMC ECS is ranked 5th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews while IBM Cloud Object Storage is ranked 14th in File and Object Storage. Dell EMC ECS is rated 8.6, while IBM Cloud Object Storage is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Dell EMC ECS writes "A reliable all-in-one solution with guaranteed performance". On the other hand, Dell EMC ECS is most compared with Amazon AWS, NetApp StorageGRID, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Hitachi Content Platform and Scality RING8, whereas IBM Cloud Object Storage is most compared with Red Hat Ceph Storage, NetApp StorageGRID, Cloudian HyperStore, Scality RING8 and IBM Spectrum Scale.

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