Sunlight Overview

What is Sunlight?

Sunlight is a complete HCI stack that can be deployed on-premise on standard data center hardware, in AWS and on resource-constrained far-edge devices.

Buyer's Guide

Download the Hyper-Converged (HCI) Buyer's Guide including reviews and more. Updated: April 2021

Sunlight Customers
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Bhanu Reddy
Director at Tetrawiis Technologies
Real User
Top 10
Feb 25, 2021
A feature-rich solution that supports NVMe SSD and has centralized management, great performance, and good support and partner training

What is our primary use case?

We are a system integration company and a partner of VMware and Sunlight. We have deployed Sunlight for our clients. We have deployed some instances on AWS, and a few instances are deployed on-premises.

Pros and Cons

  • "It supports the latest technology of NVMe SSD, which is PCIe-based SSD. It has a very good IOPS performance as compared to vSAN. For the same system, I get 1,000 IOPS with vSAN, and with Sunlight, I am able to get almost 10,000 IOPS. In terms of features, it has almost all the features, such as HA and centralized dashboards. It can be managed centrally, and the visibility of the system is very good. They also have very good technical support and customer or partner training."
  • "Its reporting and dashboards need to be improved. It currently has very basic reporting options. It should also be made easier to deploy on Unix operating systems. It is easy to deploy on Windows and Linux, but it is currently not easy to deploy on Unix."

What other advice do I have?

I would rate Sunlight an eight out of ten.