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"Huawei has a lot of penetration into accounts in Islamabad and the whole region, especially in Islamabad, because this is where our capital is, this is where most of the government offices are."

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"The high throughput feature is the most powerful thing in this product.""The Global Copy and Global Mirror features are the solution's most valuable aspects."

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"It is an expensive product. They should lower the price."

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"The solution should embedded replication switches into the hardware instead of using them externally.""The GUI isn't as user-friendly as other options."

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Top Answer:Huawei has a lot of penetration into accounts in Islamabad and the whole region, especially in Islamabad, because this is where our capital is, this is where most of the government offices are.
Top Answer:It is an expensive product. They should lower the price. We might just be taking the decision of replacing Huawei and concentrating more on Oracle.
Top Answer:Huawei has a lot of penetration in one of the accounts that's called a Higher Education Commission, which is basically the governing body for about two to 300 universities in Pakistan. A higher… more »
Top Answer:The high throughput feature is the most powerful thing in this product.
Top Answer:I think the pricing could be better. The license is very expensive.
Top Answer:The GUI isn't as user-friendly as other options. The price could also be better. I would like to see a better GUI and a smaller closed system in the next release, like other IBM products, which are… more »
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Also Known As
OceanStor T-Series, OceanStor 18000 Series, OceanStor 6800, OceanStor 5000 Series, OceanStor 2000 Series
System Storage DS8000
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Overview

The OceanStor V3 DAS is a storage product for direct-attached storage applications. It provides customers with enterprise-class DAS solutions featuring high reliability, elastic scalability, and great cost effectiveness. With a dual-channel, fully redundant, high-density architecture, the storage system employs modules and 12 Gbit/s SAS interconnection technology to achieve industry-leading ease of use and efficiency.

IBM System Storage DS8000 series is a high-performance, high-capacity series of disk storage that supports continuous operations. The DS8000 series includes the DS8800 (Models 951 and 95E) and the DS8700 (Models 941 and 94E).
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Renfe, Park Nicollet Health Services, Ricoh Americas Corporation, SK Energy, SWK STADTWERKE KREFELD AG
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Huawei OceanStor V3 Storage System is ranked 4th in Frame-Based Disk Arrays with 1 review while IBM System Storage DS8000 Series is ranked 3rd in Frame-Based Disk Arrays with 2 reviews. Huawei OceanStor V3 Storage System is rated 0.0, while IBM System Storage DS8000 Series is rated 9.6. The top reviewer of Huawei OceanStor V3 Storage System writes "Offers good support but there are issues with the language barrier". On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM System Storage DS8000 Series writes "Great Global Copy and Global Mirror features with an easy initial setup". Huawei OceanStor V3 Storage System is most compared with Dell SC Series and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series, whereas IBM System Storage DS8000 Series is most compared with Dell SC Series, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F Series, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series and HPE 3PAR StoreServ.

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