Compellent Previous Solutions

Stephane
Consulant at a software R&D company
We work on different solutions. The most important point for me is how is implemented disc virtualization. In this solution, disc management is really very simple and disc utilisation is efficient. all disc are add in a group and raid is oragnized on 2Mo stripe. The stripe are organizer in 2 raid automatically : by default, 20% in raid 10 to write blocs with very effective performane and 80% raid5 to store data with a good use of space.When you add many disks in the folder their are automatically integrated in the profile and add performance to production. The possibility to implement two system in a cluster and can also be integrated in a federate mode to agregate multiple system in one global storage. View full review »
KristianPalsmar
Director of Technology with 501-1,000 employees
Five years ago we used to have some off-brand thing. It was not a very good solution. It was just a collection of hard drives. When we got to a point we realized it wasn't able to do the job we had to choose another solution. That was when we did a little research and switched to a virtual environment and went with Compellent. View full review »
Coo5678
COO at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
We didn't previously use a different solution. We added this to replace some older methods because it's flexible and the visual storage was generally a very good idea. View full review »
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Yap Ming Cur
IT Manager at a pharma/biotech company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Initially, when we chose this product it was because of the cost component and because the service was very good. For me, when selecting a vendor the most important issue is support, after-sale services. View full review »
SystemEng457
System Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
We did previously use a different solution. We switched because there's big portfolio in our environment. Sometimes it's Compellent, sometimes it's IBM. View full review »
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