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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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"This solution is providing a platform with OOTB features that are difficult to build from scratch.""We are able to operate client’s platform without downtime during security patch management each month and provide a good SLA (as scalability for applications is processed during heavy client website load, automatically).""The most valuable feature is the high availability for the applications."

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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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"If we can have a GUI-based configuration with better flexibility then it will be great.""Not a ten because it's not a standard solution and the endpoint protection user has to prepare with documentation or have training from other people. It's not easy to start because it's not like other solutions."

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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 most valuable feature is the high availability for the applications.
Top Answer: I don't really see any improvements that need to be done.
Top Answer: Our primary use case is to move applications to OpenShift in order to remove legacy solutions.
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8.5
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25,115
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19,692
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3
Average Words per Review
334
Avg. Rating
8.7
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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.

OpenShift is Red Hat's Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that allows developers to quickly develop, host, and scale applications in a cloud environment. With OpenShift you have a choice of offerings, including online, on-premise, and open source project options.

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Sample Customers
AtosUPS, Cathay Pacific, Hilton
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company51%
Comms Service Provider8%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm6%
REVIEWERS
Healthcare Company29%
Pharma/Biotech Company14%
Non Tech Company14%
Comms Service Provider14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company46%
Comms Service Provider13%
Media Company6%
Government5%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise71%
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Dell EMC ECS is ranked 5th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews while OpenShift is ranked 6th in PaaS Clouds with 3 reviews. Dell EMC ECS is rated 8.6, while OpenShift is rated 8.6. 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 OpenShift writes "We can operate client’s platform without downtime during security patch management". Dell EMC ECS is most compared with Amazon AWS, NetApp StorageGRID, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Hitachi Content Platform and Huawei FusionStorage, whereas OpenShift is most compared with Amazon AWS, VMware Tanzu Application Service, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) and Mendix.

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