Flexpod Datacenter

FlexPod Datacenter integrates best-in-class NetApp and Cisco components into a validated enterprise-class IT platform.

Deliver cloud services faster and with minimal business disruptions.

FlexPod® Datacenter validated solutions combine storage, networking and server components into a single, flexible architecture for enterprise workloads. Use FlexPod to speed the deployment of cloud-based data centre infrastructures and business-critical applications while reducing costs, complexity and risk.

The FlexPod Datacenter converged infrastructure includes validated designs for enterprise private clouds as well as software-defined datacentres (SDDCs), unified scale-out storage, virtual desktop infrastructure, databases, secure multi-tenancy, business continuity and data protection.

Achieve non-disruptive operations while deploying and using solution components that include:

  • NetApp® ONTAP® and MetroCluster™ software
  • NetApp traditional and All-Flash FAS unified scale-out storage systems
  • Cisco® Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) servers
  • Cisco Nexus® 5000, 6000, 7000 and 9000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

Optimise the FlexPod Datacenter converged infrastructure for a variety of mixed workloads in both virtualised and non-virtualised environments. Manage it using any system management platform.


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Key Points

  • Speed deployment of business applications
  • Get validated designs for VMware, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP and Citrix applications
  • Deploy the latest all-flash and software-defined datacentre solutions.
  • Scale your IT architecture up or out for future growth.
  • Reduce TCO more than with converged infrastructure alternatives.