HPE Synergy Competitors and Alternatives

The top HPE Synergy competitors are
  • HPE BladeSystem
  • Dell PowerEdge M
  • Cisco UCS B-Series
  • Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers
  • HPE Superdome X
  • Lenovo Flex System
Read reviews of HPE Synergy competitors and alternatives
HPE BladeSystem Logo
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
John Girgis
Real User
IT Infrastructure Architect at Manitoba Blue Cross
Mar 23 2017

What is most valuable?

I really value the FlexFabric interconnects.

How has it helped my organization?

HPE BladeSystem was introduced by me as an architect to boost the performance/server footprint, especially with VMware... more»

What needs improvement?

The storage blades could be improved.

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

The customer has to decide and evaluate the tradeoff between CAPEX and OPEX.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We used rack mounted servers.

What other advice do I have?

Examine your infrastructure KPIs. This will typically include analyzing a reduction in OPEX, ease of operation, ease of... more»
Anil Yendluri
Consultant
Consultant
Nov 21 2017

What do you think of Dell PowerEdge M?

Valuable Features: Faster deployment Efficiency Scalability Reliability Simplified management • Improvements to My Organization: It has reduced complexity. Therefore, it is easy to manage by an administrator and we can spend valuable time on other IT issues. • Room for Improvement: More interconnections with third party equipment and limited I/O selection. • Use of Solution: Two years. • Stability Issues: No, we have not. • Scalability Issues: No, we have not. • Customer Service and Technical Support: Good and knowledgeable. • Previous Solutions: Previously, HPE and IBM solutions, but Dell's are more budget friendly. • Initial Setup: It was budget friendly. • Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing: You will get your value for your money. •...
HPE Superdome X Logo
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Eleny Goritsas
Real User
Sales Engineer at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
May 15 2017

What is most valuable?

It's big. One of the really cool things about Superdome is, depending on the model you choose, you can put 8-16 blades in it, but because of the structure and the engineering behind it, you can actually have your blades partitioned and... more»

What needs improvement?

It always comes down to OS. I know we support Windows and I think it's Red Hat, and I'd like to see more OSs supported.

What other advice do I have?

I think if you're someone who does a lot of analytics, a lot of data warehousing where you just need space, it's the way to go.

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