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Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
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What do you like most about DataCore SANsymphony SDS?

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about DataCore SANsymphony SDS?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

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18 Answers
IT Consultant at Power Source Sdn Bhd
Top 5Leaderboard
14 June 22

The most useful feature of SANsymphony is that it's able to manage any brand of block storage.

Chief Technical Officer at INTEGRA SYSTEMS
Top 20Leaderboard
05 April 22

Storage is always available.

Sales Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Real User
22 February 22

The most valuable feature of DataCore SANsymphony SDS is its high availability. This solution also exhibits good performance and has high stability.

Andrija Veskovic - PeerSpot reviewer
General Manager at Datatek
Real User
Top 20Leaderboard
04 January 22

The solution's most valuable feature is its versatility, with there being support for all new hardware technologies and platforms, disc mirroring and very effective auto tiering.

Pavol Schreiber - PeerSpot reviewer
Sales Manager at TCX
Real User
Top 10Leaderboard
24 December 21

SANsymphony is flexible, with many potential options for implementation. SANsymphony's can be used with VMware, Hyper-V, or even with a hypervisor agnostic approach. It can also be used for strictly physical non-virtualized solutions.

Raphaël Julmy - PeerSpot reviewer
Architecte Infrastructures at IT-Med
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
21 September 21

The documentation repository is really useful and kept updated.

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Systems and networks engineer at EOS Informatique
11 August 21

Continuous data protection (CDP), can be used to "protect" again ransomware by recording all write on disk in a log. You can recover your data with incredible time granularity.

Sigfrid CECILLON - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Service Manager at EKIUM
Real User
21 June 20

The interface is user-friendly.

Senior IT Consultant / Architect at Mightycare Solutions GmbH
Real User
Top 10Leaderboard
03 April 20

It provides high performance and business-critical storage.

Real User
27 July 19

Supporting of Automated-Storage-Tiering (AST) is a good feature that saves money.

Technical Services Manager (Enterprise Systems) at Maimonides Medical Center
Real User
24 May 19

DataCore's ability to seamlessly move virtual volume data between storage pools as well as their synchronous mirroring has made maintenance and disaster recovery planning achievable.

Real User
07 May 19

DataCore has helped provide flexible, highly available, high-performance storage that otherwise would have been outside our price range.

Head of Repair at a logistics company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Real User
19 April 19

I'd have to say that the biggest improvement gained by using SANsymphony has to be the performance of the product.

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IT manager at Sciences Po Bordeaux
Real User
17 April 19

The most valuable feature for us is that we can adjust the size of the storage very easily, without stopping production.

Real User
16 April 19

The features I have found most valuable are the active-active, or so-called grid technology, and the integration into our VMware-vCenter.

kevinblachon - PeerSpot reviewer
IT manager at SRADDA
Real User
11 April 19

Good security with this solution.

Damon - PeerSpot reviewer
System Engineering at Patriot LLC
Real User
Top 20Leaderboard
28 March 19

The ability to pool the storage to leverage thin-provisioning is a huge saving in space and costs.

Johann R. - PeerSpot reviewer
User at Groupe d'Aucy
Real User
14 March 19

During the maintenance periods, on any part of the storage or VMware migration, we have had no downtime.

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Administrateur Systèmes et réseaux at Centre Hospitalier de PAU
26 February 19
The most important things are the security of our data and the facility of administration.
System Administrator at Superior Water And Air
09 April 19
I would have to say too that the security of our data is important, in that it is redundant and easy to administrate.