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sleisse
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Senior Manager at a manufacturing company with 51-200 employees
Dec 19 2018

What is most valuable?

* High availability of storage * Stability and performance * Fast implementation and integration. Installation time was... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We are now able to run a hot standby solution for our virtual systems with separated server rooms (in case of fire),... more»

What needs improvement?

The product runs stable in the background and does what it should do, so I don't have any special issues at the moment,... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The product was installed by our IT partner in one day, so the installation cost is OK. Pricing and licensing was also... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

No, we did not.

What other advice do I have?

Maybe using a good IT partner who already has some experience with the product.
Michael Ollesch
Real User
IT System Administrator
Dec 25 2018

What is most valuable?

* Three-way mirror synchronization of the data over three sections * Auto-tiering: effective utilization of fast to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Our data centers are divided into three sections. It is possible that the provision of data is guaranteed in the event... more»

What needs improvement?

The management: management should take place via OS-independent access. Here a web-based client would be desirable.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

A very good price-performance ratio. The license model is very successful.

Which solutions did we use previously?

HP EVA4400.

What other advice do I have?

No, it was almost perfect.

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Maxence VIODET
Real User
Technicien SIC at a government
Jan 16 2019

What is most valuable?

DataCore is a very fast storage: applications start faster, and database access is improved. You can attach different storage pool, and DataCore... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We don't have to check if sync is good or not between each server, DataCore does it for us and replicates on another site. Storage access is... more»

What needs improvement?

* A web console in HTML5 could help us to manage storage from any computer. * Veeam cannot access directly to DataCore storage for the moment;... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Check what really needs fast storage and migrate it to DataCore, and let low access data be on other storages.

Which solutions did we use previously?

We used EMC and NetApp storage before. The price and performance of DataCore helped us to change our storage.
jfourrier
Real User
IT Manager at IMS
Jan 13 2019

What is most valuable?

* The parallel I/O function is very useful when there are many requests for read/write access to the disks. The administration is simple and easy. * It is possible to create a virtual disk very easily, and moving the virtual machines is fast.

How has it helped my organization?

* DataCore SANsymphony allows us to have a reliable, fast and easy administration infrastructure. * We have a reliable and secure infrastructure thanks to SANsymphony, and all at less cost.

What needs improvement?

The heavy client mode console should be improved by having a web console to improve accessibility. Also, the analysis time on the storage increase is one month now. This could be improved.
Sudhir Rao
User
IT Consultant at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Feb 26 2018

What do you think of DataCore SANsymphony?

What is our primary use case?: Oracle OLTP benchmark to test how it improves the performance while using flash drive NVMP. • How has it helped my organization?: It is a well-proven, automated management tool in all dynamic provisioning, auto-tiering, great performance, parallel I/O, cache speed mechanism, etc.  • What is most valuable?: Parallel I/O, because there is no performance degrade nor cache hit when there is a 100% update and 70/30 read/write. There is no performance impact and latency is just 20 ms. • What needs improvement?: Unified storage (all block, objects, and files) should be in a single storage pool with unified storage concepts, hence providing the user with whatever they want. • For how long have I used the solution?: One to three years.
davidstrom
Writer
Owner at David Strom Inc.
Aug 16 2017

What do you think of DataCore SANsymphony?

What is most valuable?: Easy to manage disk pools, different storage tiers and virtual storage repositories Continuous data protection just takes a single click to enable • What needs improvement?: Pricing can be confounding with many options • What other advice do I have?: SANsymphony-V offers a comprehensive set of storage virtualization functions to build a very robust storage network that speeds up applications, ensures business continuity and facilitates disaster recovery.

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DataCore™ SANsymphony™ enterprise-class Software-defined Storage (SDS) platform provides a high-performance, highly available and agile storage infrastructure with the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
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Volkswagen , Maimonides Medical Center, The Biodesign Institute, ISCO Industries, Pee Dee Electric Cooperative, United Financial Credit Union, Derby Supply Chain Solutions, Mission Community Hospital, Bellarmine College Preparatory, Colby-Sawyer College, Mount Sinai Health System, The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Quorn Foods, Bitburger, University of Birmingham, Stadtverwaltung Heidelberg, NetEnt to name a few.

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