in our 36-criterion evaluation of software-based hyperconverged infrastructure (HCi) providers, we identified the 11 most significant ones — Cisco, dataCore, Hewlett Packard enterprise (HPe), Huawei, Maxta, Netapp, Nutanix, Pivot3, Scale Computing, Stratoscale, and vMware — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report details our findings about how well each vendor scored on the criteria and where they stand in relation to each other. infrastructure and operations (i&o) professionals can use this evaluation to select the right partner for their needs.
- Nutanix, VMware, HPe, And cisco Lead The Pack
- I&o Pros Are Looking For reliability, Scalability, And ease of operation
- reliability, Scalability, And ease of operation Are Key Differentiators
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its march into the business and as hyperconverged infrastructure continues its inroads into the data center, it’s natural -- and
important -- to understand how people feel about these technologies and the impact that they’re really having.
Moreover, as IT continues its inevitable journey into the future, there are questions about which tools and services will come to
the top of the stack and which will lose favo ...
IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the potential ROI enterprises may realize by implementing the IBM Automation Platform for Digital Business. The purpose of this Total Economic Impact (TEI) study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of the IBM Automation Platform for Digital Business on their organizations.
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Would employees stay on task outside a physical office space? Would company culture survive? As we’ve come to see, these fears—while understandable—were unwarranted.
With an accelerated cr ...
Slack commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) companies may realize by deploying Slack Plus or Slack Grid. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of Slack on their organizations.
One of the many shocking things about a pandemic is how quickly the unimaginable becomes the inevitable.
In less than 72 hours, even the world’s most traditional companies transitioned from office-based to working from home. Everyone could see that the word “work” was about to be redefined.
The transition was head-spinning. In those first hours, days and weeks, companies across every industry stepped through what looked like a playbook (if only a pandemic playbook existed).
They moved, in sequence, from “keeping the lights on” to imagi ...
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