Compare Dell XC Appliance [EOL] vs. Oracle Private Cloud Appliance

Dell XC Appliance [EOL] is ranked unranked in Hyper-Converged (HCI) with 7 reviews while Oracle Private Cloud Appliance is ranked 6th in Converged Infrastructure with 1 review. Dell XC Appliance [EOL] is rated 8.6, while Oracle Private Cloud Appliance is rated 6.0. The top reviewer of Dell XC Appliance [EOL] writes "Turnkey solution with low management costs that is easy to use". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Private Cloud Appliance writes "Has high availability but the management can be better". Dell XC Appliance [EOL] is most compared with VxRail, Dell PowerEdge VRTX, Dell EMC PowerFlex, Nutanix and Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series, whereas Oracle Private Cloud Appliance is most compared with Oracle SuperCluster, HPE ConvergedSystem, FlexPod, Dell EMC VxBlock System and Rackspace OpenStack.
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When we compare it to normal hardware servers, I'd say it is quite easy to configure and deploy.The solution's hardware is great.The most valuable feature is that you can assign a volume to an off-shore workload on the fly.What I like the most is that it is easy to implement, easy deployment and that it's easy to manage.The most valuable feature is the low management overhead, and the lower skill set required to manage it.The solution's best feature is its simplicity. It's so simple to deploy it. You've got the VMware, and it's own appliance. It is really helpful. The system is online within half a day and saves so much time.The most valuable features are the deduplication and the compression features.

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You will find the high availability and License Team with Oracle very valuable.

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In the next release, I would like to see support for Docker and containers.The solution's storage size could be improved.Currently, there is no support for the servers that are not in the cluster.We are not always advised of new features or updates, so we must research to stay up to date.The cost of using the public cloud deployment is astronomical.There should be more provisioning capabilities within the solution.Dell needs to do a lot of work to simplify the maintenance and life-cycle upgrades for the product.

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The initial setup was very complex.

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The pricing for Dell EMC solutions is quite expensive and not really made for small or medium-sized businesses.The pricing is good.The pricing is dependent on the technology and is in direct relation to the manufacturer and the components.We received a good price from Dell.The price point is very fair for a product in this category but can vary depending on the components selected within the family of products.

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XC Series hyper-converged appliances integrate Dell EMC 14th generation PowerEdge servers with Nutanix software to offer one of the industry’s most versatile and scalable hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) platforms. By supporting a choice of hypervisors, XC Series appliances can be deployed quickly for all virtualized workloads to reduce management complexity and total cost of ownership.

Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, is an integrated infrastructure system engineered to enable rapid deployment of converged compute, network, and storage technologies for hosting applications or workloads on a guest OS. It is a data center-class system that provides incremental and scalable performance optimized for consolidation of mixed workloads.

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