Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI)
An infrastructure system with a software centric architecture that tightly integrates compute , storage, networking and virtualization resources in a commodity hardware box supported by a single vendor
A hyper-converged system allows the Integrated technologies to be managed as a single system through a common toolset.
can be expended through the addition of nodes to the base unit. Common use cases include virtualized workloads.
Reduce storage, bandwidth & IOPS requirement
Easy to scale out/in resources as required by business demands
Centricity of Virtual Machine
A focus on the virtual machine as the cornerstone of enterprise IT.
Ensuring data can be restored in the event of loss or corruption is a key IT requirement.
Enable higher level of availability than possible in legacy systems.
Brings to IT sustainable step-based economic model that eliminates waste.
Mobility of Virtual Machine
Enable greater application mobility