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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 configuration of the solution and the user interface are both quite good."

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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 management features are pretty good, but they still have room for improvement."

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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.
Top Answer: The configuration of the solution and the user interface are both quite good.
Top Answer: The management features are pretty good, but they still have room for improvement. The solution needs to offer support for the fiber channel as a protocol.
Top Answer: We use the on-premises deployment model. I'd rate the solution seven out of ten.
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Also Known As
EMC ECS, Dell EMC Elastic Cloud Storage, EMC Elastic Cloud StorageCeph
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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.
Red Hat Ceph Storage is an enterprise open source platform that provides unified software-defined storage on standard, economical servers and disks. With block, object, and file storage combined into one platform, Red Hat Ceph Storage efficiently and automatically manages all your data.
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AtosDell, DreamHost
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company51%
Comms Service Provider8%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company39%
Comms Service Provider20%
Manufacturing Company6%
K 12 Educational Company Or School5%
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Small Business35%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise47%
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Dell EMC ECS is ranked 5th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews while Red Hat Ceph Storage is ranked 2nd in File and Object Storage with 1 review. Dell EMC ECS is rated 8.6, while Red Hat Ceph Storage is rated 7.0. 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 Red Hat Ceph Storage writes "Excellent user interface, good configuration capabilities and quite stable". Dell EMC ECS is most compared with Amazon AWS, NetApp StorageGRID, Hitachi Content Platform, Cloudian HyperStore and IBM Cloud Object Storage, whereas Red Hat Ceph Storage is most compared with VMware vSAN, MinIO, IBM Spectrum Scale, Nutanix Acropolis AOS and NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP.

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