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2019-09-25T05:10:00Z

What advice do you have for others considering Lenovo ThinkSystem DM Series?

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If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Lenovo ThinkSystem DM Series, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

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Top 10Reseller

In summary, this is a good product and is one that I recommend. I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

2020-08-13T08:33:47Z
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Top 5Real User

We're a Lenovo partner. I'd rate the solution six out of ten. With Lenovo, there are only two solutions: the DE or DM series. For common workloads, we tend to recommend the DE series as it's the best match for smaller companies. The DM series is more for those with many workloads that need very high performance. In use cases where the Workload needs performance, we advice our Customer to take the advantage of the Lenovo Best in Breed DM-Systems. We typically advise customers to choose the DM series. In Germany, we have many small firms and smaller environments. Most people will tell clients they absolutely need flash. However, we don't think that is always the case. It's similar with DM. You can't sell clients with small issues or small storage requirements something that offers flash all the time. It's expensive. You need to think about costs and be strategic to ensure you're meeting your client's needs responsibly.

2020-06-25T10:49:17Z
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Top 5Reseller

It's important to know that the storage is entry level mode. In comparison with other similar solutions, I think this one is the most expensive. Clients don't understand why they should pay so much money for the DM Series. It's possible to get other solutions with similar configurations like SSV, SaaS, HPE, MS-DOS. These are cheaper solutions. I would rate this solution a nine out of 10.

2020-06-01T05:06:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I would rate this solution a ten out of ten.

2019-12-16T08:14:00Z
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Top 10Reseller

Our customers don't invest a lot of money on their IT systems. They always make the initial investment, but they don't upgrade their system. If their systems are okay, they don't want to make any improvements in these systems. I'm a very optimistic person, so I would rate them as seven out of ten.

2019-10-06T16:38:00Z
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Top 5Real User

We use the on-premises deployment model. I would rate the solution six out of ten.

2019-09-25T05:10:00Z
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