Datera Competitors and Alternatives

The top Datera competitors are
  • VMware vSAN
  • HPE Hyper Converged
Read reviews of Datera competitors and alternatives
Andrew Watson
Real User
Systems Engineer at Colorado college
Sep 03 2018

What is most valuable?

* Its redundancy * Its uptime capabilities * The performance is great.

How has it helped my organization?

It helped us survive power outages in one of our data centers, then continued to function without a hitch.

What needs improvement?

I would like a better Hardware Certification List (HCL). The HCL should a little easier to deal with. Making the hardware compatibility not as... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We wanted to give more redundant access to the users' desktops than they previously had. Before, we were on a single SAN which was causing us... more»

What other advice do I have?

Give it a look. It will save you time and money.
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
ITManage1162
Real User
IT Manager at a energy/utilities company with 501-1,000 employees
Jan 01 2017

What is most valuable?

The solution is integrated in a Hyper Converged unit. We don't really use this tool, but it manages our storage for us so that it becomes one... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It helped our business continuity. For example, if you have a failed disk or you have some errors, the system keeps running and you have time to... more»

What needs improvement?

Because it's so well integrated, you can't get away from it. You can't replace one part without the whole tool going down. I would like to see... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Previous to this solution, we were using normal blade servers. However, we wanted one unit where you can upgrade all of the OS and the firmware... more»

What other advice do I have?

You can build similar solutions by just using regular servers and then using 3PAR Storage. You can create the same kind of continuity and... more»

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