Dell EMC VxRack System FLEX is a rack-scale hyperconverged system that delivers maximum scalability and business agility, enabling companies to start small and grow to datacentre scale in flexible, discrete increments. Powered by Dell EMC ScaleIO software-defined storage and integrated with Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers, this turnkey solution offers choice of hypervisor (including vSphere) or bare metal option and supports a wide range of use cases.
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 datacentre.
Pre-tested, pre-integrated, hyperconverged system
Fully integrated rack-scale fabric
Simplified management and operations
Building block for Hybrid Cloud
Software-defined for workload flexibility
Lifecycle management and ease of upgrade.
Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) driven Innovation, Performance, and Agility to Easily Accelerate Transformation to a VMware Multi-cloud Environment. Dell EMC VxRack SDDC is the ultimate infrastructure foundation for realizing a multi-cloud vision. VxRack SDDC creates IT certainty, improves service outcomes and reduces operational risk by leveraging known, trusted technologies and operational processes. -Easily creates a foundation for a complete VMware private cloud
Fully integrated with VMware vSphere, vSAN, and NSX
Includes physical and virtual network infrastructure for multi-rack scaling and growth
Automated management and serviceability extensions integrated with VMware Cloud Foundation for single pane of glass management
Full lifecycle management and support for the entire engineered system
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.
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.
VxRack FLEX is engineered, manufactured, managed, supported, and sustained as one system by Dell EMC. Complete lifecycle assurance with the Release Certification Matrix (RCM) mitigates risks and provides ongoing peace of mind.
VxRack FLEX allows you to design and implement software-defined datacentres 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.
Enterprises are embracing hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI) as a means of building a software defined datacentre. Unfortunately, the network is often overlooked. This video looks at how the integrated networking of VxRack FLEX solves the challenges and eliminates risk and ensures SDDC deployments fulfill their objectives.