Build a Scalable Storage Infrastructure with Cisco UCS and Cisco Intersight

| July 18, 2019

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This document describes how to use the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) together with the Cisco Intersight™ platform to build a scale-out storage infrastructure. This guide provides an overview of the design and deployment of a softwaredefined storage solution using Cisco UCS and a Cisco Intersight virtual appliance.

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