Dell PowerEdge VRTX Competitors and Alternatives

The top Dell PowerEdge VRTX competitors are
  • HPE ConvergedSystem
  • FlexPod
  • Pivot3
  • Huawei FusionStorage
Read reviews of Dell PowerEdge VRTX competitors and alternatives
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FlexPod
SystemTe24ef
Real User
System Team Lead & IT Architect at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Nov 24 2016

What is most valuable?

One of the most valuable features is that I have one vendor that I have to contact to go to all my vendors. I don’t... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It allowed us to streamline support tickets that come in. We don't have to call three different vendors. I just call... more»

What needs improvement?

I know there's some new Cisco stuff coming down the road that we might be looking at. UCS Minis: I know that they're... more»

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

It's a little more expensive to go down the FlexPod route, but I think the ease of management in having all the vendors... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were using a mixture of Dell and HP solutions. We were using Dell 910s for a lot of our ESX environment. We were... more»

What other advice do I have?

Make sure you get all your requirements up front. Make sure that the protocols that you want to use are supported by... more»
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Javier Murillo
Real User
Central Computing LATAM IT leader at a Consumer Goods with 1,001-5,000 employees
May 11 2017

What is most valuable?

The excellent service that we receive from the HPE team is very good with their hardware. The best value was in the service because we receive the solution as a managed service... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Right now, all of our BI initiatives are running on HANA so we use that daily to create a new promotion for the marketing team that is in the field. So they can use it once and... more»

What needs improvement?

Something that we think should be better in the HANA converged solutions is all of the monitoring of the solutions. I think there is improvement space there, to have more data... more»

What other advice do I have?

You should consider the service, the stability of the solution and the cost for any solution that may benefit you.
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Pivot3
Jason Wheeler
Real User
Client Support Engineer with 10,001+ employees
Jul 26 2018

What is most valuable?

One feature we found useful was the product's complete ability to integrate with vCenter since all of our admins and engineers came from VMware backgrounds.

How has it helped my organization?

It greatly streamlined the time it took to scale out the enterprise and it completely eliminated the need for a SAN/Storage engineer, with the simplicity the Pivot3 Stack Manager brought with it for managing storage.

What needs improvement?

Until recently, one of the biggest problems with HCI vendors was the lack of flexibility for adding resources. For instance, if you only needed more storage, you would have to buy another node which would come with extra compute and memory... more»

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