"I like Intersight because of the integration with HashiCorp, Kubernetes, and each cloud because Intersight is the IO module."
"Scalable portfolio of services for remote device management, with good cloud integration. It's also easy to set up."
"The product has good integration."
"The most valuable features of the vCloud Director are global management, added services, and automation."
"There are various options for scaling and that flexibility is a good option."
"The most valuable feature of vCloud Director is the scaling architecture that they have built."
"This is the go-to tool for anyone looking for standard out-of-the-box capabilities in a fully multitenant public cloud software that they can leverage to offer services to their customers."
"What I found most valuable in vCloud Director is the multi-tenancy."
"The initial installation and setup are very quick."
"Good features of extensibility, which allows integration of other services."
"We can run it on self-hosted systems, and we are happy with the stability of vCloud Director."
"The unique problem with Cisco Intersight is that it's not supporting some players."
"When new features are added, the service becomes full of bugs."
"Cisco Intersight needs some improvement in terms of stability. Hybrid cloud management and proper hyperscaler tie-up are other areas for improvement."
"The product could use a billing feature so we can automate billing for clients."
"Lacks integration with the hyperscalers."
"This solution could improve by adding root cause analysis."
"The integration between components could be improved."
"It would be nice to see some new features in respect of the GUI."
"There are too many errors, it could be more stable."
"Database services need to go beyond what they are currently doing."
"Cloud Director has room for improvement in many areas. One critical thing that comes to mind is the hyperscalers. They could be more seamlessly integrated into the hybrid cloud."
Cisco Intersight is Cisco’s systems management platform that delivers intuitive computing through cloud-powered intelligence. This platform offers a more intelligent level of management that enables IT organizations to analyze, simplify, and automate their environments in ways that were not possible with prior generations of tools. This capability empowers organizations to achieve significant savings in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and to deliver applications faster, so they can support new business initiates. The advantages of the model-based management of the Cisco UCS platform plus Cisco Intersight are extended to Cisco UCS servers and Cisco HyperFlex and Cisco HyperFlex Edge systems. Cisco HyperFlex Edge is optimized for remote sites, branch offices, and edge environments.
VMware vCloud Director provides software-defined services for data centers in the form of virtual data centers. Computing, networking, security, and storage are all virtualized when you deploy this solution. The result is that users will get to enjoy infrastructure that is operationally ready in a matter of minutes without needing to install and configure any physical infrastructure.
Cisco Intersight is ranked 9th in Cloud Management with 3 reviews while vCloud Director is ranked 5th in Cloud Management with 14 reviews. Cisco Intersight is rated 8.0, while vCloud Director is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Cisco Intersight writes "Scalable and easy to set up portfolio of services; good for remote device management and other functions". On the other hand, the top reviewer of vCloud Director writes "Great extensibility feature, which enables integration of other services ". Cisco Intersight is most compared with Cisco UCS Manager, Cisco UCS Director, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), HPE OneView and Nutanix Cloud Manager Self-Service, whereas vCloud Director is most compared with VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), VMware vRealize Operations (vROps), Nutanix Cloud Manager Self-Service, Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform and Morpheus. See our Cisco Intersight vs. vCloud Director report.
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