VxBlock System Competitors and Alternatives

The top VxBlock System competitors are
  • Vblock
  • FlexPod
  • HPE ConvergedSystem
Read reviews of VxBlock System competitors and alternatives
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FlexPod
Aaron Hibbard
Real User
Senior Systems Engineer at a transportation company with 501-1,000 employees
Jun 17 2018

What is most valuable?

I work at a state agency. With FlexPod, I can contact to NetApp. I can contact our rep and I can get the building... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We have been using FlexPod for seven to eight years now. It has evolved a lot over time, primarily in ease of... more»

What needs improvement?

There are a few nuances. There is always something which bug you. It always seems like we run into the bugs. It is... more»

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

Make sure you understand the technology that you need, and anytime that you are buying any storage make sure you... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Environments that I worked with have always been hodgepodge. We are not huge right, but HBMSUs were even older than... more»

What other advice do I have?

We purchased through CDW. They were knowledgeable about the solution. They won the bid. It was very simple with us. We... more»
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Eleny Goritsas
Real User
Sales Engineer at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
May 15 2017

What is most valuable?

One of the biggest things is, the fact that it can be a turn-key solution. With the ConvergedSystem system, you've got a small 2U platform that supports your storage, networking, and also has your compute in it. The other nice thing about it... more»

What needs improvement?

My biggest pet peeve with the HC250 are the descriptions that they put on our parts list. For example, multiple times now someone asked me, they said, "Hey, they want to take this option off the quote," and I said, "No, it's required." Then... more»

What other advice do I have?

It would depend, but my advice would be that, if you're interested in a converged system, then go and buy it. However, it just depends on what the customer wants. You need to know what you want, because there are different solutions that... more»
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Dell EMC
ManagerS4060
Real User
Manager, Supply Chain Application Development at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
May 02 2018

What is most valuable?

A unified platform of support, which expands easily and frees the staff to focus on our business and less on the complexities of a mixed hardware/software environment.

How has it helped my organization?

We have seen measurable increases in our system performance. Those increases have been directly measurable in application performance and the delivery of critical business... more»

What needs improvement?

Due to the complexity of the complete solution, there are many groups involved in delivering the complete solution. Tighter alignment could simplify and speed up the configuration... more»

What other advice do I have?

We are very satisfied with the solution and the benefits that we have received from it. We have been using it in production for over a year.

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