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Midrange NAS Comparison Matrix

Last updated May 21 with new Coho DataStream information. Midrange NAS Comparison Matrix compares features and functions for midrange NAS vendors/products.

Solid State New Designs Interactive Comparison Matrix

Updated May 21 with addition of Coho DataStream 2000f . Customizable comparison of up to 4 Solid State new design products, including: EMC XtremIO, IBM FlashSystem, PureStorage Flash Array, and SolidFire SF.

IBM XIV Storage System – Product Analysis

Last updated May 21 with additional information on IBM Spectrum Accelerate. 19-page deep dive into the architecture and capabilities of IBM XIV Storage System

IBM XIV Storage System – Product Brief

Updated May 21 with additional information on IBM XIV. Concise and unbiased 8-page overview of the features and functionality of IBM XIV/IBM Spectrum.

Simplivity OmniCube Product Brief

Updated May 21 with support for KVM and OpenStack. Concise 6-page overview of hyper-converged product Simplivity OmniCube. Covers potential, usage, technical specs, and commentary on strengths/concerns.

Hyper-Converged Systems Interactive Comparison Matrix

Updated May 21 with updates to Simplivity and Maxta . Compare up to 4 Hyper-Converged vendors/products with the customizable Interactive Matrix. Vendors include: Dell, EMC, Fujitsu, HP, Hitachi, NetApp, Maxta, and more.

Maxta MaxDeploy & MxSP Product Brief

Updated May 21 with new product release. Concise 8-page product review of hyper-converged systems product Maxta MaxDeploy. Covers usage, potential, system specs, and commentary.

Coho DataStream – Product Brief

Last updated May 21 with new information on DataStream 2000f. Concise and unbiased 7-page overview of the features and functionality of Coho Data DataStream.

Hyper-Converged Systems Comparison Matrix

Updated May 21 with updates to Maxta and Simplivity. Side-by-side comparison of products in the Hyper-Converged Systems space, including: Dell EVO: RAIL, EMC VSPEX BLUE, Fujitsu PRIMEFLEX, HP ConvergedSystem and more.