We performed a comparison between FlexPod and IBM VersaStack based on real PeerSpot user reviews.
Find out in this report how the two Converged Infrastructure solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
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The FlexPod platform, developed by NetApp and Cisco, is a flexible, converged infrastructure solution that delivers prevalidated storage, networking, and server technologies. It’s designed to increase IT responsiveness to business demands while reducing your overall cost of computing. Think maximum uptime, minimal risk.
VersaStack is a converged infrastructure solution of network, compute and storage designed for quick deployment and rapid time to value. The solution includes Cisco UCS integrated infrastructure together with IBM software- defined storage solutions to deliver extraordinary levels of agility and efficiency. VersaStack is backed by Cisco Validated Designs and IBM Redbooks application guides for faster infrastructure delivery as well as workload/ application deployment.
Designed for dynamic organizations that want to accelerate business growth while reducing costs, VersaStack incorporates IBM all-flash as well as hybrid storage technologies into the “single pane of glass” management environment provided by Cisco UCS Director. The solution offers quick deployment and execution of business applications—with the versatility to adapt as business priorities change. Providing an IT infrastructure that is easy, efficient and versatile, VersaStack helps accelerate data center infrastructure deployment and helps efficiently manage information and resources amid business change.
FlexPod is ranked 1st in Converged Infrastructure with 12 reviews while IBM VersaStack is ranked 10th in Converged Infrastructure. FlexPod is rated 8.8, while IBM VersaStack is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of FlexPod writes "Integrates everything so you are using fewer tools". On the other hand, FlexPod is most compared with Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series, Dell VxBlock System, Dell PowerFlex, Dell PowerEdge VRTX and VxRail, whereas IBM VersaStack is most compared with Dell VxBlock System.
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