Cybersecurity Consultant at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Consultant
Top 20
100% stable, scalable, easy to deploy, and helpful support

What is our primary use case?

We are using it mainly for storage. We have its latest version.

What is most valuable?

It is 100% stable. It is also scalable.

What needs improvement?

Its security can be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution since they took over EMC.

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What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is 100% stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable. We have approximately 5,600 users.

How are customer service and support?

I have always found Dell very helpful.

How was the initial setup?

Its installation is fine. The deployment duration varies based on the size and the number of deployments sites, but it has been pretty straightforward for me. Dell always provided good assistance.

What about the implementation team?

I installed it myself. We have a team of ten for deployment and maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We are not paying for the license at this stage.

What other advice do I have?

I am pretty happy with this product. We plan to keep using it. It is a good product.

I would rate Dell EMC ECS a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
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Real User
Top 5
Useful conversion guides, reliable, and helpful support

What is our primary use case?

I have a few customers using Dell ECS.

Dell ECS is a Security Information and Event Management(SIEM) solution.

What needs improvement?

Dell ECS could improve the price of the solution. It is expensive.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have used Dell ECS within the last 12 months.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Dell ECS is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found Dell ECS to be scalable.

How are customer service and support?

The support from Dell ECS is better than NetApp.

I rate the support from Dell ECS a nine out of ten.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I have used NetApp previously, and Dell ECS is a better solution.

How was the initial setup?

Dell ECS provides useful conversion guides for the implementation.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of Dell ECS should be reduced.

What other advice do I have?

I recommend the solution to others.

I rate Dell ECS an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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DevOps Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
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Scalable, good support, and simple deployment

What is our primary use case?

We are using Dell EMC ECS for our web applications.

What needs improvement?

Dell EMC ECS could improve by having Relational Database Services(RDS) to review progress. Additionally, if the training was provided it would be a benefit,  it would be good for our engineers.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have used Dell EMC ECS within the past 12 months.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I have been satisfied with the stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The scalability of Dell EMC ECS has been acceptable for our needs.

How are customer service and support?

We have had a few issues but the support has been very good.

How was the initial setup?

The solution is easy to deploy.

What about the implementation team?

We have an IT team that does the implementation of the solution.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Dell EMC ECS an eight out of ten.

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IT Storage Specialist - Solutions Architect at a tech consulting company with 501-1,000 employees
Real User
An easy to use, stable solution that provides reliable object storage

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution for object storage.

What is most valuable?

This solution is very easy to use, and is very reliable.

What needs improvement?

The troubleshooting feature of this solution needs to be improved, to allow organizations to fix issues without having to contact the support team.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

We have found the storage to be very stable with this solution.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

This solution is easily scalable, but requires businesses to buy upgrades in blocks; these cannot be purchased individually.

What about the implementation team?

We implemented this solution using a vendor team.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The charges for this solution are made in blocks of models, which are purchased depending on what features an organization requires.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate this solution a nine out of ten.

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