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"The most valuable features are the interface and support.""The management interface is great and you have handy access to several details about your file shares.""The solution is stable and extremely easy to calibrate.""The most valuable feature is the easy interface."

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"The most valuable feature is real-time analytics.""The ratio of total operational cost to complexity versus feature set is very good.""The feature that I like most is the analytics part of the file system."

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"The implementation is a little bit complex and should be made easier.""The solution should increase its storage capabilities.""Lowering the price would improve this product.""The only thing I would say is missing for us it is FTP protocol compatibility."

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"The price of the software is a bit expensive, so a reduction in cost would make it more competitive.""In the future, I would like to see non-disruptive updates.""Qumulo should continue to expand automation and orchestration capabilities."

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    Overview

    Nutanix Files (Files) enables you to share files across user work stations or VMs in a centralized protected location to eliminate the requirement for a third-party file server. Files uses a scale-out architecture that provides Server Message Block (SMB) file services to Windows clients for home share and user profiles. Files consists of three or more file server VMs (FSVM) or also known as a Files cluster. Files supports multiple file server clusters creation.

    Qumulo is the breakthrough leader in simplifying unstructured data management at massive scale across hybrid-cloud environments. Qumulo provides a high-performance file data platform designed to store, manage and create workflows and applications with data in its native file form at a massive scale across hybrid cloud environments. With Qumulo you can easily manage the full data lifecycle from ingestion, transformation, publishing and archiving with cost-effective capacity, dynamic scalability, automatic encryption, real-time analytics and an advanced API that enables customers to easily integrate Qumulo into their technology ecosystem and workflows.

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    Sample Customers
    JetBlue, International Speedway Corporation, Volkswagen SAIC, Brighton and Hove City Council, Foresters Financial, Janus International Group, Cloud Comrade, Serco
    County of Riverside Sheriff Department, Hyundai Mobis Automotive North America, University of Arizona, UCSD - San Diego Supercomputer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Sinclair Oil, Royal Dutch Shell, Kaiser Permanente, Deluxe Creative, Vexcel Imaging, University of Florida, The Madison Square Garden Company, Arizona State University, Cinesite, San Diego Padres Baseball, Johns Hopkins University - School of Medicine, IHME, EllieMae, Washington State University.
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider26%
    Computer Software Company25%
    Government10%
    Educational Organization6%
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    Computer Software Company28%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Manufacturing Company7%
    Educational Organization7%
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    Large Enterprise57%
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    Find out what your peers are saying about Nutanix Files vs. Qumulo and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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    Nutanix Files is ranked 12th in File and Object Storage with 4 reviews while Qumulo is ranked 16th in File and Object Storage with 3 reviews. Nutanix Files is rated 9.0, while Qumulo is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Nutanix Files writes "Good management interface and reporting, helped us to consolidate our various file shares". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Qumulo writes "Easy to set up, good technical support, and it provides valuable usage analytics ". Nutanix Files is most compared with MinIO, Dell EMC ECS, NetApp StorageGRID, Pure Storage FlashBlade and Nutanix Objects, whereas Qumulo is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), Scality RING8, Pure Storage FlashBlade, NetApp FAS Series and Dell EMC ECS. See our Nutanix Files vs. Qumulo report.

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