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Pros
"The product has a very simple GUI-based management platform and it is very simple to use. There is a very easy step-by-step configuration procedure that guides you through, and you can configure it very easily."

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"I think it's the economic factor. This solution has the lowest cost for storage systems."

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Cons
"The initial setup and installation is not that straightforward. It should be made easier and the time to install should be reduced."

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"When we used this solution in 2015, it was not scalable at all. I don't know if they have improved on that, but at the time, scalability was just horrible."

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Scality RING, RING8
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Overview

Huawei FusionStorage fully distributed cloud storage features massive scale-out capability designed for cloud-based architectures. The on-board storage system software combines the local storage resources of standard x86 servers into fully distributed storage pools, providing block, object, or file storage resources to the upper layer. An enterprise can easily obtain the required flexibility and efficiency in data storage to keep up with the ever-changing dynamics of business.

Scality RING object storage enables enterprises and cloud service providers to run petabyte-scale, data-rich services like web applications, VOD, active archives, compliance archives, and private storage clouds. The RING is software, so you can deploy it on standard x86 servers of your choice, taking advantage of server and media innovation over time. Acting as a single, distributed system, the RING can scale linearly across thousands of servers, multiple sites, and an unlimited number of objects. Data is protected with policy-based replication, erasure coding, and geo-distribution, achieving up to 14 9s of durability and 100% availability.
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China Merchants Bank, Liaoning, Zhejiang
Comcast, TimeWarner Cable, EuroSport, Orange, Deluxe, DailtMotion, SFR, RTL, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Telstra
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Comms Service Provider44%
Computer Software Company21%
Retailer4%
Educational Organization4%
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Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider21%
Manufacturing Company7%
Government6%
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Huawei FusionStorage is ranked 13th in File and Object Storage with 1 review while Scality RING8 is ranked 9th in File and Object Storage with 1 review. Huawei FusionStorage is rated 8.0, while Scality RING8 is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Huawei FusionStorage writes "Provides block, object, big data, and file storage and has a simple GUI-based management platform ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Scality RING8 writes "Low cost storage system that has good support". Huawei FusionStorage is most compared with Red Hat Ceph Storage, Google Cloud Storage, Dropbox, Dell EMC ECS and Dell PowerEdge VRTX, whereas Scality RING8 is most compared with MinIO, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Qumulo, Cloudian HyperStore and Hitachi Content Platform.

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