Hedvig Competitors and Alternatives

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Real User
Sr. Systems Engineer at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
Jul 06 2017

What is most valuable?

The ability to provide block storage and object storage from the same storage cluster is very valuable for us. We are using Ceph as back-end storage for our OpenStack cloud. Ceph provides: * Block storage for storing the OpenStack images or... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Ceph has helped our organization to provide a Software Defined Storage solution in our private cloud.

What needs improvement?

Ceph does not deal very well with, or takes a long time to recover from, certain kinds of network failures and individual storage node failures. I believe the community that supports Ceph is working on this. They will be providing solutions... more»
Real User
ICT Network Administrator at a maritime company with 501-1,000 employees
Mar 05 2017

What is most valuable?

The most important feature for us is the converged infrastructure, which is all this tool is about. There is no need to manage separate storage areas in SAN/NAS environments. Storage management comes built-in with the vSAN tool. Storage is... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Provisioning virtual machines has been simplified, as there is no provisioning/management of the separate storage layer and it is no more in question.

What needs improvement?

The management client, i.e., the Flash-based client, is just not up to the mark. I’m really waiting for the HTML5 client to be fully ready and all the features are implemented to it. This, of course, is not a vSAN issue but a vSphere issue.... more»
Nutanix
Real User
Cyber Security Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jul 15 2017

What do you think of Nutanix?

Improvements to My Organization It is now our single most powerful server that is easily scalable and has an HTML5 site that manages all aspects of the system. • Valuable Features Hyper-convergence is the most valuable feature for me as it allows me to scale the hardware according to project requirements. • Room for Improvement It would be great if it could emulate some of the features that their competitor VMware has, for example port mirroring or Netflow output at hypervisor level. • Stability Issues We did not encounter any issues with stability. • Scalability Issues We did not encounter any issues with scalability except for cost and feature requests. • Customer Service and Technical Support Local support has been wonderful so far in my case, but I didn't...

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