Transform IT with Dell EMC VxRail, powered by VMware vSAN

Dell EMC VxRail, the hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) for the Dell Technologies Cloud Platform, underscores its role in driving Dell Technologies HCI portfolio with new innovative ecosystem updates and enhanced infrastructure automation that enables organisations to realise the possibility of a fully modernised data centre.

VxRail delivers a turnkey experience that enables organisations to continuously innovate. Offering technology that provides future proofing for infrastructures, including NVMe cache drives, SmartFabric Services supported by Dell EMC Networking switches, advanced VMware Cloud integration, automated tools and guides to simplify deployment of a secure VxRail infrastructure.

Key VxRail product updates

  • For edge implementations two-node direct connect makes VxRail more accessible. Multi-node scaling, storage capacity expansion, mixed generation PowerEdge clusters, and flexible vSAN licensing enable adaptable growth that meets business demands
  • Automated deployment and lifecycle management of HCI infrastructure including networking through VxRail Manager for simplified IT operations
  • Supports any HCI use case, including SAP HANA, file, graphics-intensive VDI, big data and analytics, remote office, and high performance computing
  • Offers deep integration with VMware tools, including operational transparency where 100% of VxRail Manager commands and events are available through vCenter
  • Single point of global 24x7 support for both the hardware and software
  • Two node deployment for edge and remote office deployments, managed under a single interface
  • True hybrid cloud deployments with integration into VMWare vCloud Foundation and VMWare Cloud on AWS

At CDW we can help save organisations time with SmartFabric Services, delivering rapid deployment and day 2 operations for large-scale VxRail deployments. With the integration of AI/ML tools like VxRail ACE we can help reduce the time and effort between sales cycles by delivering insights into organisations infrastructure performance and help forecast capacity needs.

Working in partnership, CDW are able to orchestrate Dell EMC innovation, such as VxRail, into exceptional solutions using our ecosystem of other pivotal vendor technologies. We specialise in building flexible infrastructures that take minutes to set up and scale, but are designed with power and automation in mind that provide your organisation with more time to innovate.

As one of one only a few UK partners to have achieved Dell EMC’s coveted Titanium Black status, CDW has privileged access to Dell EMC expertise and products. Combined with CDW’s know-how in logistics of IT supply, our joint proposition holds industry-leading international capabilities to help your organisation prepare for the future by embarking on your journey to digital transformation. 

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