Building a High Scalable & Highly Available 3H Infrastructure with Dell Solutions
Category: Articles On 11-11-2016
Nowadays, CIOs are expected to deliver an agile, scalable and resilient infrastructure, yet reduce IT cost at the same time. By leveraging on Dell Hyperconverged solutions, and Microsoft Azure cloud services, all these benefits are achievable, with additional benefits of simplicity, cost-effectiveness, and reduced maintenance.
Dell is the biggest technology company in the world, and Microsoft Azure is the fastest growing cloud service.
HyperConverged with Dell XC Series built on Nutanix Technology
Built on Nutanix technology, the Dell XC consolidates compute and storage in one appliance and delivers linear and predictable scale-out with pay-as-you-grow flexibility. It also features a data protection mechanism that safeguards data from any hardware failure.
Customers have the flexibility with multi-hypervisor support (VMware, Hyper-V, XenServer and even the free Acropolis by Nutanix). Dell XC supports different hypervisors, a customer can choose to run VMware or Hyper-V, or the free hypervisor Acropolis by Nutanix.
Highly Available with Veeam – Powerful Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions
Veeam Backup and Replication is the most popular data protection software for virtualized environment. It delivers efficient VM backup capabilities, fast and flexible recovery, and advanced replication functionality. Veeam lets you instantly restore a single item or whole VM with one click.
To protect you from site failure, Veeam features direct restore to Microsoft Azure. This feature lets you restore backups as a Virtual Machine (VM) to Microsoft Azure’s infrastructure from the backup, to be used for testing, or disaster recovery purpose.
Hybrid Infrastructure with Azure
Microsoft Azure lets you run any workload without the need to predict the hardware needed. Applications can take advantage on unlimited scaling and short term bursting capability without expensive investment.
The low-cost Azure storage makes it an ideal choice for backup and archival, and the backup can be restored to a working VM in Azure for testing and disaster recovery purpose.
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