Start Small to Grow Big With VxRack FLEX for Flexible Growth

EXTREME FLEXIBILITY AND

PERFORMANCE

START SMALL AND GROW BIG

Dell EMC VxRack FLEX is a rack-scale hyper-converged system that delivers maximum scalability and business agility, enabling companies to start small and grow in flexible, discrete increments. Integrated with the latest 14th Generation PowerEdge Servers, this solution offers choice of hypervisor or bare metal, 2-layer or HCI architectures, and supports a wide range of use cases including high performance databases and applications with Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors.

82%

decrease in time to deploy

2.5X

more IOPs

30%

lower total cost of ownership

VxRack FLEX creates a flexible, open and heterogeneous foundation for delivering IaaS at scale. The system is architected to deliver the performance, reliability, and efficiency required to support a variety of traditional and cloud native workloads in the modern data center.

  • Pre-tested, pre-integrated, hyper-converged system
  • Fully integrated rack-scale fabric
  • Simplified management and operation
  • Software-defined for workload flexibility
  • Lifecycle management and ease of upgrade
  • Faster, more powerful handling of workloads with 14th Generation PowerEdge Servers

IDC: The Importance of Integrated Networking to HCI Featuring VxRack FLEX

Enterprises are embracing hyper-converged infrastructures (HCI) as a means of building a software defined datacenter. Unfortunately, the network is often overlooked. This paper looks at how the integrated networking of VxRack FLEX solves the challenges and eliminates risk and ensures SDDC deployments fulfill their objectives.

The Power of Hyper-Converged

AGILITY

Quickly deploy your new VxRack FLEX infrastructure for 6x faster time-to-value. Avoid application and operational silos and rapidly respond to changing business requirements.

INTEGRATED NETWORK

VxRack FLEX leverages a Cisco rack-scale spine-and-leaf network fabric. This distinct advantage delivers continued application performance at enterprise-scale, with no latency or bogging down due to network overhead.

SIMPLICITY

VxFlex Manager is the management and operations software that simplifies and unifies the management of VxRack FLEX making it easier to implement, consume and manage resources.

FLEXIBILITY

VxRack FLEX allows you to design and implement software-defined data centers based on your applications, budget, and growth demands. Add units incrementally and adjust compute and storage resources linearly or independently based on your business needs.

Getting the Most Value
from Your Hyper-
Converged Infrastructure Systems