VxRack System Competitors and Alternatives

The top VxRack System competitors are
  • VxRail
  • Nutanix
  • HPE SimpliVity
  • Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series
Read reviews of VxRack System competitors and alternatives
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Nutanix
Sean Torres
Real User
Systems Architect at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Jun 27 2017

What is most valuable?

Scalability is the most valuable feature because it is easy to scale-up and scale-out without impact in performance... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Improves the management of our virtual infrastructure in a unified point and with unified support team.

What needs improvement?

Cloud integration, automation and orchestration need improvement.

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

Is not a cheap solution, compare with competitors, but you must consider all variables in the environment to calculate... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I didn’t have a previous solution. I tested different solutions for my customers, such as Nutanix, VSAN, HPE VSA, etc,... more»

What other advice do I have?

Use the sizing tools in order to design the infrastructure properly.
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
KeithBraithwaite
Real User
Manager, Corp IT Infrastructure at Domo
Jun 14 2017

What is most valuable?

The simplicity is the most useful aspect of this product. Deployment wasn't perfectly easy, but relatively easy. After that, it's been extremely... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We didn't have a really good method in place to get our live data into a DR site and that was the primary driver for SimpliVity. By installing... more»

What needs improvement?

I would like to see more features around managing the data that it uses. Specifically, if your back-up data is filling up with your nodes, what... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We didn't have a previous solution. When selecting a vendor, I want to know whether they look solid and stable. Now, with the acquisition by... more»

What other advice do I have?

I think they should look at it very seriously, especially if they want to keep their staff slim and still provide all the functionality they're... more»
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Dell EMC
Muhammad Adel
Real User
Infrastructure Senior Specialist at a financial services firm with 51-200 employees
Nov 14 2017

What is most valuable?

vSAN: It is the most valuable Software Defined Storage ever to manage all storage workloads, and also offers high... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With SSD cache managed by vSAN technology, all servers have a much faster experience.

What needs improvement?

It still has compatibility issues with the latest version of VMware vSphere 6.5. In fact, we spend around six months... more»

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

Most of hyper-converged solutions require additional licenses for the virtualization layer for free. So, you have to... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I used to use traditional infrastructure (blade servers and SAN storage). I switched for scalability and for the... more»

What other advice do I have?

It is good choice if you are looking for flexibility and scalability for the future.

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