Compare Nutanix vs. Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance

Nutanix is ranked 1st in Modular SAN with 24 reviews while Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance is ranked 11th in Modular SAN with 1 review. Nutanix is rated 8.8, while Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Nutanix writes "What you might not know about Nutanix that makes it so unique". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance writes "Price per GB is very cheap, but we have had issues with uptime". Nutanix is most compared with VMware vSAN, VxRail and HPE SimpliVity, whereas Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance is most compared with HPE 3PAR Flash Storage, NetApp FAS Series and Nutanix.
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Pricing varies greatly between license and editions.They should lower the price. If they did they would fall into a more competitive market because the price does scare a lot of potential customers away when they get the quote.There are a lot of features included with Nutanix that cost a lot with other companies.I don't feel that I am receiving the performance which I am paying for.Work close with your InfraTeam and discuss with Nutanix the best way to achieve sizing and price that are right for you.Licensing depends on the features needed.Extra features should not be so expensive. We would love to be able to use or even just try some of the extra features without having to buy them. Buying those features is just as expensive as buying vSphere licenses, so the cost savings is nullified.Setup cost is minor, pricing is quite a bit (we have a 7-node-cluster for about 450K EUR with 2 vGPU-nodes for Citrix) but that includes hardware, software, and support.

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1st
out of 42 in Modular SAN
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123,658
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89,771
Reviews
24
Average Words per Review
450
Avg. Rating
8.9
11th
out of 42 in Modular SAN
Views
1,438
Comparisons
1,190
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
224
Avg. Rating
7.0
Top Comparisons
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Overview

Nutanix delivers invisible infrastructure for next-generation enterprise computing, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. Nutanix’s software-driven Xtreme Computing Platform natively converges compute, virtualization and storage into a single solution to drive simplicity in the datacenter. Using Nutanix, customers benefit from predictable performance, linear scalability and cloud-like infrastructure consumption.

For more information visit: www.nutanix.com

Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance integrates the cloud into its core architecture, making cloud storage available to all users and access protocols while eliminating on-premises cloud access licensing charges and the need for external gateways. Built using a powerful SMP design, multi-threaded OS, massive DRAM caches, and all flash storage, Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance powers the most demanding applications, from fast query responses and, rapid transaction processing to virtualization and cloud workloads. With these performance levels, you can easily achieve 4:1 consolidation of your current NAS filers and gain a higher return on your storage investment.

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Sample Customers
St. Lukes Health System, the City of Seattle, Yahoo! Japan, Sligro, Empire Life, Hyundai AUS, and many others.Translational Genomics Research Institute, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, CyberSolutions Inc., Y-Telecom, First Alliance Bank Zambia Limited, AZ Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende, Mutlinet Pakistan, TDC A/S, Digi-Key Corporation, Thurgau Cantonal Bank
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company15%
Healthcare Company12%
Financial Services Firm12%
Government8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company14%
Financial Services Firm13%
Comms Service Provider12%
Manufacturing Company11%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business37%
Midsize Enterprise34%
Large Enterprise29%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business15%
Midsize Enterprise32%
Large Enterprise54%
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