Advantages of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

| November 20, 2019

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Is Flexible: Scalability is simplified due to the node-based architecture. Simply add or remove nodes as the demand requires. The software storage solution makes scalability very easy. HCI offers virtualisation as it allows an organisation to store data on premise, in a remote location or in the cloud. Storage consumption becomes intelligent and agile across all platforms. It ensures no storage is wasted and the optimum usage of storage capacity is achieved.Is Efficient: Organisations can do a lot more with a lot less- capex and opex spending is easily reduced by 20%. With less equipment to purchase, maintain and support, it’s an affordable economic model to any IT department. HCI also offers a 90% capacity savings across storage and backup compared to traditional solutions.

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