FlexPod Express

Reduce costs and complexity by consolidating your entire IT infrastructure on a single, easy-to-manage platform.

As a small or medium-size business, you need cost-effective, easy-to-deploy solutions that consolidate your application and data requirements.

NetApp and Cisco have teamed up to deliver FlexPod® Express – a single, convenient, converged platform to manage your entire infrastructure. Consolidating and virtualising your environment with FlexPod Express saves money, simplifies management and enhances data protection using innovative systems you won’t outgrow. This affordable solution lets you streamline your servers and storage to build a cost-effective IT infrastructure that reduces expenses, centralises management and automates operations.

The FlexPod Express solution leverages best-in-class components, including Cisco UCS® C-Series servers and UCS, Cisco Nexus® 3000 Series switches, and NetApp® FAS2500 Series storage.

This lets you:

  • Reduce the number of servers and the storage capacity needed for applications.
  • Gain operational efficiencies using virtualisation, which allows your staff to manage more systems and storage in less time.
  • Standardise your environment to more easily predict budgets and support growth.

Related products: NetApp FAS2500 Series and NetApp ONTAP.


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Key Points

  • Reduce costs and complexity by consolidating IT resources.
  • Improve efficiency and system utilisation through virtualisation.
  • Simplify management and operational processes.
  • Maximise application and storage efficiency.