2018-02-27T01:39:00Z

What do you like most about Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series?


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The most valuable feature for our company is that it works internally. We have a lot of internal projects for optimization.

2019-06-19T08:37:00Z
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The integration between the storage and the server applications is the most valuable feature of this solution. It cuts down on the necessity to buy a secondary storage system.. It saves money in the long-run.

2019-06-19T08:37:00Z
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The most valuable features of this solution are scalability, performance, and reliability. It scales well inside of a large data center.

2019-06-19T08:37:00Z
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It increases efficiency, decreases the cost, and manages the network in one single way. That's the most important thing.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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The ease of use and the graphical user interface (GUI) are two of the most valuable features of this solution.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Real User

Easily facilitates remote work opportunities with storage and compute resources.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Real User

It allows us to authorize our residents to come in using their own personal devices to access any of our clinical applications and ensure that the PHI is secure and protected.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Real User

The product is easy to manage and flexible for upgrading without major changes.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is that it is something small that can be more easily deployed than a full data center set of servers.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Cisco HyperFlex HX has improved the way our organization functions on the storage side by having one big storage space for hosting VMs. We do not have to provision other ones. That's a positive aspect of it.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Cisco HyperFlex is helping us to put everything in centrally so that we can manage in one place.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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On the VDI side, because the storage is local to the HyperFlex, it was very easy and convenient. The performance is exceptional.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Cisco technical support is very skilled. From what I've had to access, there were quick responses and the necessary escalation.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Real User

The speed, storage, and management are the most valuable features.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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The most valuable features of this solution are the connectivity, consistency, and that we now have fewer vulnerabilities on the network.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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The most valuable feature of Cisco HyperFlex HX is that it is self-contained.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Cisco HyperFlex HX has improved the way our organization functions in the way that the time to deliver a VM takes me five minutes. In comparison, my cloud team's response is a couple of days based on all their overhead policies, procedures, and ticket requests. This is substantial.

2019-06-19T08:36:00Z
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Top 5Real User

The UCS, which is by far the best management tool there is on the market, regardless of vendor. It's the only tool I see that gives you the opportunity to size and scale all the assets and capacity you have in your data center, from a unified view.

2019-03-05T06:21:00Z
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Top 10Real User

There are some slight cost advantages when you need fewer resources to manage it.

2019-02-20T11:20:00Z
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Top 20Real User

I love the Cisco design, the visual interface to manage and use the platform.

2019-02-20T11:20:00Z
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The feature that we are most interested in is the scalability. When needed, we are able to add more nodes and scale it up further.

2019-02-18T10:19:00Z
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Top 5Real User

The most valuable feature was the backup - it was easy to back up. It was also very easy to administrate and manage the system; much easier and faster. Finally, it was easy to extend the disk capacities.

2019-02-14T07:37:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The compute storage and virtualization come all in one box.

2019-02-03T06:24:00Z
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Real User

It is scalable and easy to use.

2019-02-03T06:24:00Z
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Real User

Scalability is easy and simple.

2019-02-03T06:24:00Z
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Top 20Consultant

The solution can scale up and out.

2019-02-03T06:24:00Z
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Top 20Consultant

It has reduced the time it takes to put the servers in production by half the time.

2019-02-03T06:24:00Z
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Real User

Most of our users are Cisco customers, so it fits in within the suites we use. Primarily for me, as a solution architect, it's the technology and architecture that is the most valuable. I know from my technical colleagues that it's easy to use and for the customer, the up-time is the most valuable asset. It's running, has low failure, and so on which is why we use it.

2019-02-03T06:23:00Z
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It is a hyper-converged solution which integrates with the network instead of the product.

2019-01-30T13:15:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The initial setup was straightforward. With our partners and the consultancy that we had, we knew what we wanted to do. Therefore, we didn't have any problems with the installation and parametrization.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The possibility to share the workload is one of its most valuable features. We have many applications which have need of workloads only a few times in a month, so we share HyperFlex with them.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The ROI we have seen from the high performance that has saved us time and money.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

It consumes a smaller footprint when I compare it with other competitors.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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You can administer things easily. E.g., if you need more power, you can add a system.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Our customers have seen ROI in terms of the time they save troubleshooting.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The compression and deduplication are very high. Therefore, we can use the size of the product more efficiently than other storage solutions.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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By configuring networks, we are saving power.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable features are scalability and the easy operation - if it works. You can configure everything from just one window.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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The automation is a valuable feature, it's interesting.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The storage system is its most valuable feature. It has eliminated our entire need for having to worry about storage. We were storing a lot of syslog data and using a lot of templates in our data center. With the storage system, we are now saving an enormous amount of space.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The product is stable. No one complains about the stability, which is fabulous.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Top 20Consultant

We used to have a single customer-facing data center, which was vulnerable to failure. This product has allowed us to create high availability between two private data centers.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Consultant

The most important benefits that we've seen from this solution is that it reduces the cost of management and it has easy monitoring systems.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

This is not the only product we use, so we have other solutions to compare it with. We can compare different products and different vendors and tell our customers which products have which advantages and disadvantages so that they can leverage these products in their own environment. This product helps us to understand the customer's needs and what issues they can run into.

2019-01-30T13:14:00Z
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Real User

The flexibility is its most valuable feature; the ability to quickly deploy a number of help machines. It is not constrained by what we want to do.

2019-01-29T17:16:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The technical support has been helpful. We are always able to get through to the right person.

2019-01-29T17:16:00Z
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Real User

When we use it for VDI solutions, it is very easy to deploy and support.

2019-01-29T17:16:00Z
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Top 20Real User

It saves space for data centers, which is good.

2019-01-29T17:16:00Z
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Consultant

The management from the switches to the hyper-convergence solutions are quite good and well-developed.

2018-12-19T10:49:00Z
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Top 20Reseller

It is a solution that best suits thre needs of our organization.

2018-10-08T17:34:00Z
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User

The software defines networking, storage, and processing.

2018-07-31T22:38:00Z
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User

Easy to spin up and operate virtual machines without the overhead of managing a storage network.

2018-02-27T01:39:00Z
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