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Mac Wang
Real User
Project Manager
Jul 25 2018

What is most valuable?

NFS is the most valuable feature.

How has it helped my organization?

It's easy to use the NFS service from Dell EMC storage.

What needs improvement?

I have no problems with our application, but we have concerns about the write performance. We would also like it to be easier to scale out, to add more boxes to the system. And we want improved… more»

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We wanted to know about new solutions for storage so we read about the performance. We had more and more servers on the front-end. We needed to scale out, to easily scale out our storage solution. Our… more»

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend that others choose the newer models for scale-out storage, that are easy to scale out, easy to upgrade. With the older model we're using it is not easy to do so, so after about a… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We evaluated Hewlett Packard storage, NetApp, and Huawei, a Chinese vendor.


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What is EMC Elastic Cloud Storage?

Dell EMC Elactic Cloud Storage (ECS) provides a complete software-defined object storage platform designed for today's cloud-scale storage requirements. ECS provides the simplicity and low cost benefits of the public cloud without the risk, compliance, and data sovereignty concerns. ECS benefits include:

  • Cloud-scale Economics: 60% TCO savings versus public cloud services.
  • Simplicity & Scale: Single global namespace, unlimited apps, users and files.
  • Universal Accessibility: Support for object, file, and HDFS all on a single platform.
  • Faster App Development: API accessible storage and strong consistency accelerates cloud apps & analytics.
  • Turnkey Cloud: Multi-tenancy, self-service access and metering capabilities.
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