Product Description

Next delivers space efficiency with inline compression, performance and acceleration using Dell EMC PowerEdge servers with NVMe drives, and simplified management with VMware vVol support.

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ScaleIO Software

Deploy software-defined block storage, with enterprise grade resiliency, and deliver elastic and scalable performance and capacity on demand.

  • Standardize on x86 servers and Ethernet network
  • Simplify storage lifecycle management
  • Utilize any storage media: Flash and Hybrid
  • Select any OS or Hypervisor
  • Scale from 3 to 1000+ nodes
  • Experience greater resource efficiency
  • Eliminate migrations – forever!
  • Achieve 6 9s+ availability from SDS

ScaleIO Ready Node

Transforming to software-defined block storage just got easier and faster. ScaleIO Ready Node combines Dell PowerEdge Servers with ScaleIO software, to deliver a single vendor supported server SAN.

  • Servers tuned, optimized and validated to run ScaleIO software
  • Tested for optimal performance
  • All-Flash and Hybrid configuration options
  • Deploy as storage-only and/or hyper-converged infrastructure


VxRack System with FLEX powered by Dell EMC ScaleIO virtualizes the internal node’s direct-attached storage into a shared network-based block storage that is similar to SAN storage.

  • Software-defined storage utilizing standard x86 hardware for block storage
  • Leverages ScaleIO software-defined storage (SDS)
  • Start small and grow to extreme scale
  • Hypervisor agnostic