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Pros
"The cost benefit of this solution is most valuable. It is quite effective for the work for which we are using it. We are mainly running video servers on these, and we are quite happy with the resilience, density storage, and streaming capacity of the system."

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"The management platform is great.""The security of the product is very good.""I have found the compression capability the most valuable feature.""The scalability of the solution met our needs."

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Cons
"We are quite happy with it, but its price and storage density can be better."

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"The VxRail should be opened to allow other virtualization platforms to be used.""We had a few minor issues with compatibility on the latest version during the installation process.""A feature that needs to be added is the ability for full container storage.""There could be some more ports added in the future."

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"PowerEdge C is very expensive, but personally, I think it's worth the price.""The price of the solution is reasonable."

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Top Answer: The cost benefit of this solution is most valuable. It is quite effective for the work for which we are using it. We are mainly running video servers on these, and we are quite happy with the… more »
Top Answer: We are quite happy with it, but its price and storage density can be better.
Top Answer: I can recommend this solution. It is easy to maintain. If you have an infrastructure team, you won't have any problem with it. I would rate HPE Apollo a nine out of ten.
Top Answer: The scalability of the solution met our needs.
Top Answer: There could be some more ports added in the future.
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4,851
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1
Average Words per Review
299
Rating
9.0
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452
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Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
219
Rating
8.0
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HP Apollo Systems, HP ProLiant SL, HP Apollo
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Overview

The HPE Apollo high-density server family is built for the highest levels of performance and efficiency. They are rack-scale compute, storage, networking, power and cooling – massively scale-up and scale-out – solutions for your big data analytics, object storage and high-performance computing (HPC) workloads. From water-cooling that’s 1,000X more efficient than air, to “right-sized scaling” with 2X the compute density for workgroup and private cloud workloads, the HPE Apollo line is a dense, high-performance, tiered approach for organisations of all sizes.

PowerEdge C help you to maximize hyperscale performance with up to 4 independent server nodes, flexible storage and shared infrastructure in a compact 2U chassis.

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Sample Customers
Weta Digital
NxtGen Datacenter, Medien-Service Untermain (MSU), Exasol, IndigoVision, Dayco
Top Industries
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University20%
Manufacturing Company20%
Energy/Utilities Company10%
Computer Software Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider23%
Manufacturing Company6%
Government4%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company40%
Comms Service Provider22%
Manufacturing Company5%
Retailer5%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise71%
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Find out what your peers are saying about HPE Apollo vs. PowerEdge C and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
511,521 professionals have used our research since 2012.

HPE Apollo is ranked 2nd in Density Optimized Servers with 1 review while PowerEdge C is ranked 3rd in Density Optimized Servers with 4 reviews. HPE Apollo is rated 9.0, while PowerEdge C is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of HPE Apollo writes "Easy to maintain, cost-effective, scalable, and resilient". On the other hand, the top reviewer of PowerEdge C writes "Easy to use with good security and good pricing". HPE Apollo is most compared with HPE ProLiant DL Servers, Dell EMC PowerEdge Rack Servers, HPE Synergy, IBM Power Systems and Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers, whereas PowerEdge C is most compared with HPE Moonshot.

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