Vblock Previous Solutions

Fred Armantrout
Senior System Specialist at Burns & McDonnell
Our original VMware environment was a hodgepodge of rack mounted servers, a FC SAN which used an older EMC SAN, and inexperienced admins piecing it all together. Once this was deemed insufficient and the SAN needed a replacement, the VCE VBlocks came along and it was the best combination of an all-in-one virtual data center in a box with SAN, Network, and Compute that used VMware to drive the whole package. View full review »
Tahir Shahid
Chief Consultant and Architect at Tahir Professional Services
I have experience with several similar solutions by IBM and Dell EMC. VxBlock is the higher-end version of Vblock. View full review »
Fred Armantrout
Senior System Specialist at Burns & McDonnell
Previously, we used standalone VMware on separate hosts. We switched for the consolidation of equipment into a single system that included storage, host, and compute. All of that improved reliability. View full review »
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SnrArch408
Senior IT Architect - Enterprise at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
We switched because we thought it was going to be less troublesome, in the end, for us. View full review »
Rajsudheer-Dangeti
Sr Private Cloud Engineer at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
We did use a different solution, but it was at the end of its life cycle and policy, which is why we switched. View full review »
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