HCI-Flex Hyperconverged Infrastructure Appliance

hyperconverged infrastructure appliance
Delivers robust data services and the flexibility of software-defined storage in an easy-to-deploy hyperconverged infrastructure solution.

Where Simplicity and Flexibility Converge

The DataCore HCI-Flex appliance combines the flexibility of software-defined storage with the simplicity and rapid deployment of hyperconverged infrastructure. Available in a range of configuration models, HCI-Flex maximizes performance, ensures security with military-grade encryption, lowers CapEx and OpEx, and reduces infrastructure footprint.

Each appliance includes DataCore Insight Services and rich SDS data services and is backed by our award-winning global customer support.

  • Deploy within an hour with simple, intuitive implementation
  • Connect to and leverage external storage
  • Connect to external compute nodes
  • Scale up and out—up to 64 nodes
  • Scale compute and storage independently
  • Achieve high availability with only 2 nodes

Appliance Details

Rapid Implementation & Deployment

  • Lightweight installation manager
  • Thorough analysis of the environment automatically generates a recommended deployment plan
  • Elegantly simple, rapid deployment in under an hour
  • Fully-functional configuration when complete
  • Automatically deploy a new vCenter server or add to an existing one
  • Hyper-V integration
  • Full ESX Management integration

Supports a Wide Range of Use Cases

  • Remote office / branch office
  • Encrypted block storage
  • Data offload engine
  • Cloud-attached storage
  • Disconnected scenarios
  • Edge computing
  • External storage management
  • Fast residual storage
  • Virtual desktop infrastructure

Software-Defined Storage Data Services

  • Parallel I/O
  • High-Speed-Caching
  • Random Write Accelerator
  • Automated Storage Tiering
  • Speicherlastausgleich
  • QoS Controls
  • Speicher-Pooling
  • Deduplikation/Kompression
  • Datenmigration
  • Thin Provisioning
  • Asynchrone Replikation
  • Erweiterte Standortwiederherstellung
  • Continuous Data Protection
  • Synchrone Spiegelung
  • Verschlüsselung
  • Snapshots/Backup

Alle Funktionen

DataCore Insight Services

Kosteneinsparungen
  • Reduce downtime through predictive analytics
  • Reduce support calls by executing actionable insights
  • Model workload or VM additions in advance for zero impact, optimized deployments
Time Savings
  • Real-time prioritized task list for storage administrators
  • Real-time health & performance scores with actionable insights
  • Proactive optimizations with prescriptive remediation steps
Operations Simplification
  • View and manage entire storage infrastructure across multiple sites in a single console
  • Manage data anywhere in your infrastructure
  • Single pane of glass is vendor and technology independent

More About DataCore Insight Services

Choose the best solution that fits your unique business needs.

Models Processor Specs Memory Gesamt HDD SSD CAP NIC
HCI-Flex 3, 1U HYBRID Intel Xeon Silver 4110 2.1G, 8C/16T, 9.6GT/s 2UPI, 11M Cache, Turbo, HT (85W) 4x16GB 64GB 3×2.4TB 2x480GB 5TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 3, 1U SSD Intel Xeon Silver 4110 2.1G, 8C/16T, 9.6GT/s 2UPI, 11M Cache, Turbo, HT (85W) 4x16GB 64GB 4x960GB 3TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 5, 1U HYBRID Intel Xeon Gold 5118 2.3G, 12C/24T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 16.5M Cache, Turbo, HT (105W) 8x16GB 128GB 6×2.4TB 2x480GB 5TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 5, 1U SSD Intel Xeon Gold 5118 2.3G, 12C/24T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 16.5M Cache, Turbo, HT (105W) 8x16GB 128GB 8x960GB 3TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 7, 2U HYBRID – 192GB* Intel Xeon Gold 6152 2.1G, 22C/36T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 25M Cache, Turbo, HT (140W) 12x16GB 192GB 11×2.4TB 2x480GB 20TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 7, 2U HYBRID – 384GB* Intel Xeon Gold 6152 2.1G, 22C/36T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 25M Cache, Turbo, HT (140W) 12x32GB 384GB 11×2.4TB 2x480GB 20TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex 7, 2U SSD – 192GB* Intel Xeon Gold 6152 2.1G, 22C/36T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 25M Cache, Turbo, HT (140W) 12x16GB 192GB 16x960GB 14TB RJ45 or SFP+
HCI-Flex-7 2U SSD – 384GB* Intel Xeon Gold 6152 2.1G, 22C/36T, 10.4GT/s 2UPI, 25M Cache, Turbo, HT (140W) 12x32GB 384GB 16x960GB 14TB RJ45 or SFP+

* Only HCI-Flex 7 supports Fib

Options CAP
KIT, HARDDRIVE, (3) 2.4TB HARD DRIVES + SW + 3Yr SUS 5
KIT, HARDDRIVE, (4) 960GB SSDS + SW + 3Yr SUS 3
KIT, MEMORY 64GB
KIT, EIGHT SFP+
HBA, 16GB/S DUAL FIBRE CH,PCI-E 3.0 X8 WITH SFP+

Cost-Effective VDI

  • Highly available, high-density VDI
  • On-server caching and snapshots to inexpensive local disks
  • Higher density, lower cost per desktop

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