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VMware VirtualCenter Alternatives & Competitors

(14)4.6 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to VMware VirtualCenter? Tons of people want Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) Solutions . Nutanix AOS, DataCore Software-Defined Storage, VxRail, and StarWind Virtual SAN are the most popular alternatives and competitors to VMware VirtualCenter.

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Top Alternatives to VMware VirtualCenter

  • Nutanix AOS
  • DataCore Software-Defined Storage
  • VxRail
  • StarWind Virtual SAN
  • NetApp HCI

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to VMware VirtualCenter

Browse options below. Based on reviewer data you can see how VMware VirtualCenter stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users in industries like Higher Education, Staffing and Recruiting, and Automotive, and find the best product for your business.
    #1
  1. Nutanix AOS

    (230)4.6 out of 5
  2. Nutanix AOS combines feature-rich software-defined storage with built-in virtualization in a turnkey hyperconverged infrastructure solution that can run any application at any scale.

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    One click update, visibility of the entire estate.

    Reviewers say compared to VMware VirtualCenter, Nutanix AOS is:

    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    #2
  3. DataCore Software-Defined Storage

    (31)4.4 out of 5
  4. SANsymphony-V solves the “Big Problem” standing in the way of your virtualization projects.

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    Damon D.
    DD
    This solution allows the use off-the-shelf hardware and charges by the TB of storage. So we can throw in our own enterprise-class hardware (including SSDs) and not pay any extra based on the type...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to VMware VirtualCenter, DataCore Software-Defined Storage is:

    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
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    #3
  5. VxRail

    (22)4.4 out of 5
  6. As the only fully integrated, preconfigured, and pre-tested VMware hyper-converged infrastructure appliance family on the market, VxRail dramatically simplifies IT operations, accelerates time to market, and delivers incredible return on investment.

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    AL
    Implements flawlessly with VMware, easy to deploy, quick and easy upgrades and only one thing to upgrade.

    Reviewers say compared to VMware VirtualCenter, VxRail is:

    More expensive
    #4
  7. StarWind Virtual SAN

    (18)4.8 out of 5
  8. StarWind Virtual SAN eliminates any need in physical shared storage by simply mirroring internal hard disks and flash between hypervisor servers. It reduces virtualization expenses (both capital and operational) by utilizing hardware resources for the same workload.

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    PD
    Service. Fast and professional! Works well with VMWare.

    Reviewers say compared to VMware VirtualCenter, StarWind Virtual SAN is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #5
  9. NetApp HCI

    (3)4.0 out of 5
  10. Transform your IT infrastructure with the enterprise-scale hyper converged infrastructure solution from NetApp. Run multiple applications with guaranteed performance to confidently deploy NetApp HCI across your entire data center.

    Categories in common with VMware VirtualCenter:
    UE
    allows you to manage your storage and compute from a single pane of glass, which can scale storage and compute independently to enterprise scale, by using best-of-class products from VMware...Read more
    #6
  11. Cisco HyperFlex

    (2)5.0 out of 5
  12. Cisco HyperFlex. Extending the simplicity of hyperconvergence from core to edge and multicloud.

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    Yasas Sri S.
    YS
    HyperFlex is a complete hyper-converged infrastructure platform, so the system administration is really easy since compute, storage, networking and management are all tied together.
    #7
  13. HPE Simplivity 2600

    (2)4.5 out of 5
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    The deduplication rate can be 90% if you are using the same model operating system. Thanks to the special card on the cpu'ya no load. You're avoiding the cost of storage.
    #8
  15. IBM CS821/CS822

    (2)3.8 out of 5
  16. IBM Hyperconverged Systems powered by Nutanix is a hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) solution that combines Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform software with IBM Power Systems. The integrated solution targets demanding transactional and cognitive analytics workloads with an infrastructure that is easy to manage and simple to scale. You can benefit from Nutanix's comprehensive distributed file system and data services that eliminate the need for standalone storage systems. Do not rip and replace your existing infrastructure to transform your business, just put your most data intensive workloads on the servers that were born to run them.

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    Katreena T.
    KT
    Makes things a lot easier and organized.
    #9
  17. SteelFusion

    (1)4.5 out of 5
  18. Riverbed SteelFusion includes patented technology that delivers a modern, cloud-like experience to IT organizations managing increasingly complex, mission-critical ROBO locations in today's digital world.

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    KC
    Its function is simply incredible because it compacts the databases of all the existing branches or terminals on a single base, which saves a lot of processes, thus saving time, costs and...Read more
    #10
  19. StarWind HyperConverged Appliance

    (5)4.8 out of 5
  20. StarWind HCA is a 100% software-defined hyperconverged platform built with Dell® OEM or StarWind-branded server platform. HCA ProActive Premium Support monitors the cluster 24/7, predicts failures and reacts to them before things go South.

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    Shawn B.
    SB
    By not having to purchase a storage array or related network equipment we were able to save money. The support we received while setting up the solution was prompt and accommodating to our needs.
    #11
  21. Azure Stack HCI

  22. The Azure Stack is a portfolio of products that extend Azure services and capabilities to your environment of choice—from the datacenter to edge locations and remote offices. The portfolio enables hybrid and edge computing applications to be built, deployed, and run consistently across location boundaries, providing choice and flexibility to address your diverse workloads.

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    #12
  23. HC3 Virtualization Platform

    (2)5.0 out of 5
  24. Rather than treat storage, servers, virtualization, and management as different datacenter silos, HC3 products bring these all together in a comprehensive system and automates overall management.

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    RY
    Using scale is like a dream compared to other more complex systems. It is so easy to set a new VM and clone a template. No need for a big training to get up to speed. No need for an office expert...Read more
    #13
  25. VxRack SDDC

    (1)4.0 out of 5
  26. Innovation, Performance, and Agility to Easily Accelerate Transformation to a VMware Multi-cloud Environment

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    CI
    Best thing about VXRACK is it’s integrated appliance based approach. It comes as a pre-integrated rack ready to be deployed. This drastically cuts down the deployment times and makes the...Read more
    #14
  27. Pivot3 vSTAC OS

    (1)0.0 out of 5
  28. Pivot3 vSTAC OS virtual desktop, disaster recovery, video-based security and other applications, and have seen particular success in the healthcare, government, transportation, hospitality, education and retail vertical segments

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    WS
    Nothing, this system is the worst storage i've ever experienced.
    #15
  29. Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure

    (1)0.0 out of 5
  30. Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure—based on our leading OpenStack and virtualization platforms—provides co-located, scalable, software-defined compute and storage, automated by Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform on economical, industry-standard hardware.

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    Brizaira M.
    BM
    This new tool offers a new vision, in addition to a new variety of products that are aimed at virtualization, portentous and with great scalability in its use; which allows it to be a tool that can...Read more
    #16
  31. SUSE Enterprise Storage

    (1)4.0 out of 5
  32. An intelligent software-defined storage solution, powered by ceph technology, which enables you to transform your enterprise storage infrastructure.

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    MD
    I like the system interface, all separated and with a color chart on the capacity I have stored. The 60-day test is perfect to perform all necessary system tests. Compatibility with NFS, RBD and...Read more
    #17
  33. XC Series

  34. XC Series hyper-converged appliances integrate Dell EMC 14th generation PowerEdge servers with Nutanix software to offer one of the industry's most versatile and scalable hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) platforms.

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    #18
  35. HPE Simplivity 380

  36. The HPE SimpliVity 380 gives IT leaders the agility and economics of the cloud with the control and governance of on-premises IT.

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    #19
  37. StarWind Virtual Tape Library

  38. StarWind Virtual Tape Library helps businesses to eliminate their costly tape backup processes while meeting regulatory data archival and retention requirements using on-premises Virtual Tape Libraries with cloud and object storage tier.

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    #20
  39. Veritas Flex Appliance

  40. Flex Appliance moves beyond hyperconverged architectures and provides a unified NetBackup environment by making it simple to protect all your workloads and scale without increasing your hardware footprint.

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