Vblock Competitors and Alternatives

The top Vblock competitors are
  • VxRail
  • VxBlock System
  • Nutanix
  • FlexPod
  • VMware vSAN
  • HPE ConvergedSystem
  • IBM VersaStack
  • Dell EMC Vscale Architecture
Read reviews of Vblock competitors and alternatives
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FlexPod
Armond Stansel
Real User
Director of IT at a healthcare company with 10,001+ employees
Jul 17 2017

What is most valuable?

The valuable features are just the simplicity of expanding the hardware when you need to and containerizing everything into a single platform.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The collaboration is a very niche group. They focus on voice and do not focus on storage. Their focus is on phones and application. I wanted to... more»

What needs improvement?

A single pane of glass to manage all of the components. As you know, FlexPod has multiple components from Cisco, to Vmware, to NetApp. I would... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were coming to the end-of-life with our hardware, and we needed a platform that could easily grow. We were using the traditional stand-alone... more»

What other advice do I have?

Another large hospital, certainly, should focus on the longevity and the simplicity of the solution. I'm really all about the simplicity of it.... more»
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Nutanix
RejithRR
User
IT Engineer
Nov 05 2017

What is most valuable?

Nutanix Prism.

How has it helped my organization?

Nutanix provides the best migration to cloud platform. It has helped our company aggregate most of our workloads into a centralized platform... more»

What needs improvement?

We have achieved great stability and scalability with Nutanix. We are currently running Hyper-V in Nutanix. After setting it up, we are very... more»

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

It really is worth the price you spend.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Not applicable.
Pushkaraj Deshpande
Real User
Sr. Manager-IT Infrastructure at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 02 2017

What is most valuable?

There was a significant increase in the IOPS and the cost. VMware, on paper, guarantees you up to 3 million IOPS on... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Since I am working in the banking and finance industry, speed is of paramount importance to us since we deal with... more»

What needs improvement?

The vSAN Hardware Compatibility List Checker needs to improve, since currently it is a sore point for vSAN. You need to... more»

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

Make sure that you verify and again verify the HCL, before you place an order for the hardware.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were using traditional SAN technology before moving over to vSAN.

What other advice do I have?

This will definitely reduce your TCO by at least 50%. Hence, if you are planning to go with this product, just go... more»

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