We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"One of the most valuable features of this solution is its ease of use."
"The Lenovo Flex System is very stable."
"The initial setup is straightforward."
"The ability to save resource is a key feature."
"The initial setup was straightforward."
"The solution could improve by providing more integration with other platforms."
"The product could improve its integration capabilities."
"It does not have the same module flexibility that was present in IBM Blade. On the Blade System, I was able to choose between the Cisco module, or BMC module. Since the switch to Lenovo, I have not had the same choice of modules, only the BMC modules."
"There is a lack of support for fiber channels currently that needs to be added."
"The solution does not scale well."
"The price is interesting. I am able to quote a client based on their needs and offer them either Lenovo or Dell."
"There is a one-off payment to buy the equipment and the support is purchased annually."
"The product is not expensive."
Flex System is Lenovo’s proven, 2nd generation blade, that efficiently runs your infrastructure applications with up to 80% better density than standard rack server deployments.
Lenovo Flex System is ranked 6th in Blade Servers with 3 reviews while Super Micro SuperBlade is ranked 8th in Blade Servers with 2 reviews. Lenovo Flex System is rated 8.4, while Super Micro SuperBlade is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Lenovo Flex System writes "Stable with good performance and a simple setup". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Super Micro SuperBlade writes "Easy to set up with good technical support but does not scale well". Lenovo Flex System is most compared with HPE Synergy, HPE Superdome X, Cisco UCS B-Series, HPE BladeSystem and Dell PowerEdge M, whereas Super Micro SuperBlade is most compared with Dell PowerEdge M, HPE Integrity, Cisco UCS B-Series, HPE BladeSystem and Fujitsu CX1000. See our Lenovo Flex System vs. Super Micro SuperBlade report.
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