February 2, 2016

Modern Infrastructure

Converged Approach:

In order for companies to stay competitive in this rapidly changing market many are looking to a Converged Infrastructure offering. Converged Infrastructure focuses on enterprise environments with a variety of options available including Flash Storage, Blade Servers, Network, Virtualization, NAS, and Backup. All of these options are managed and supported by a single system driving out complexity and cost and making this a true enterprise level solution.

Converged Infrastructure provides organizations many benefits including:

  • Best in-class technology from a variety of¬†leading technology vendors
  • Single point of management
  • Single support organization
  • Interoperability matrix to ensure proper patching
  • Automation
  • Reduced time for deployment

Hyper-Converged Approach:

Hyper-Converged takes the same principles of a Converged Infrastructure and combines all Data Center offerings into a single appliance. Hyper-Converged provides a simplified approach, by combining SAN, NAS, Virtualization, Network and Backup and placing them on X-86 Servers. The appliances can be clustered to provide higher availability and performance.

Hyper-Converged Infrastructure provides organizations many benefits including:

  • Single appliance
  • Single point of management
  • Single support organization
  • Interoperability matrix to ensure proper patching
  • Reduced time for deployment