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"Dell PowerEdge T is the easiest of all the manufacturers.""This solution is very easy to manage. There are many options to configure the processor, memory, disks, and network interface with ease."

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"The most valuable feature is the technical support, which is both good and available easily.""The most valuable feature of HPE Proliant ML is the high availability of the parts. It's easy to find parts, such as replacements or spares. Additionally, we have a good relationship with the brand which is important."

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Cons
"I would like to see more options to be able to support GPU cards. Right now, there are only one or two modules that provide this option.""The technical support for Dell PowerEdge T is terrible."

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"I think that the RAID support can be improved because it is not very effective compared to the DL series.""The technical support from HPE Proliant ML could improve. They are not as fast as they should be. When you have an SLA contractor, they don't give you the parts quickly, it can take weeks sometimes."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "Depending on how big the deployment is customers usually see an ROI around seven months after deployment."
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  • "The ML series is cheaper than other products, and everything is included with the standard licensing fees."
  • "The price of HPE Proliant ML is very good. If we are partners, we have courses to attend and exams to do, but we buy more or less at the same price as everybody else. We have a small discount which should be increased."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:Dell PowerEdge T is the easiest of all the manufacturers.
    Top Answer:I would like to see Speaker and more AMD processors running. I would like to see PCIe 5 deployed.
    Top Answer:We use Dell PowerEdge for running databases.
    Top Answer:The most valuable feature is the technical support, which is both good and available easily.
    Top Answer:The ML series is cheaper than other products, and everything is included with the standard licensing fees.
    Top Answer:I think that the RAID support can be improved because it is not very effective compared to the DL series. Generally, scalability can be improved. I would like to see a centralized monitoring system… more »
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    HP Proliant ML
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    Overview
    Dell EMC PowerEdge tower servers are equipped with a wide range of performance-enhancing features including redundant and hot-swappable components, system health monitoring and advanced virtualization capabilities.
    HP ProLiant ML expandable tower servers are ideal for remote and branch offices in need of low-risk networking, file-and-print and shared Internet access solutions, and provide maximum internal storage and I/O flexibility. Many small to medium-sized businesses rely on HP ProLiant ML expandable tower servers for the highest level of efficiency, insight and control. HP expandable servers deliver decades of engineering and integration experience designed to speed the implementation of new business computing technology.
    Offer
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    Sample Customers
    Parkdale Secondary College, UnitedStack, ICM Netsystems, Newport City Homes, Medien-Service Untermain (MSU), The Watershed Addiction Treatment Programs, Exasol, Dayco, PRIME aerostructures GmbH, Neuroblastoma and Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium (NMTRC)
    Kenya Ports Authority, RAK Ceramics, Continental Resources
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider35%
    Computer Software Company13%
    Government13%
    Educational Organization11%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider31%
    Computer Software Company20%
    Government11%
    Educational Organization10%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business23%
    Midsize Enterprise23%
    Large Enterprise53%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business20%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise60%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise27%
    Large Enterprise56%

    Dell PowerEdge T is ranked 2nd in Tower Servers with 2 reviews while HPE Proliant ML is ranked 1st in Tower Servers with 2 reviews. Dell PowerEdge T is rated 8.6, while HPE Proliant ML is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Dell PowerEdge T writes "Scalable, easy six hour setup, however technical support is terrible". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HPE Proliant ML writes "Easy to set up and use, with technical support that is both good and readily available". Dell PowerEdge T is most compared with IBM System X, whereas HPE Proliant ML is most compared with Lenovo ThinkSystem Tower Servers.

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