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In today’s fast-moving digital economy, organisations need to optimise their IT operations in line with modern application workloads to remain competitive and relevant. The sheer volume of data generation within an organisation is often overwhelming. Add in rapid technology advances and it’s very easy to get left behind. Organisations need to evolve and adapt, simply to survive.

Making the move to optimise your IT allows organisations of all sizes and in all sectors to tune workload placement from core to edge to cloud and benefit from advanced data management, real-time intelligence and responsive application development. With agile infrastructure that is optimised for today’s IT demands, organisations can support and run the most demanding modern workloads seamlessly.

Create your digital future with industry-leading IT infrastructure solutions from Dell Technologies – solutions that can be delivered on demand, as a service – to help your organisation transform and thrive. Leverage Dell EMC and VMware combined expertise to deliver consistent cloud operations, and give your workforce the power to perform their best.

As a Dell Technologies Gold Partner, Q Associates is perfectly placed to help you prepare and create your digital future today.

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PowerStore

Adaptable architecture

Speed and workload mobility offer choice as well as flexible deployment and consumption.

Data-centric

Supports any workload by delivering unified storage in a performance-optimised appliance.

Intelligent automation

Programmable infrastructure simplifies management and optimises system resource while enabling proactive health analytics.

Scalable all-flash storage for today’s infrastructure.

PowerStore both complements and advances your current infrastructure. Built from the ground up to provide unprecedented capabilities leveraging next-generation technology, the adaptable platform simultaneously offers a familiar context and mature, comprehensive ecosystem support.

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PowerStore T

Intelligent, scalable, mid-range storage for the most demanding workloads. PowerStore enables application storage for VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) with both block and file protocols, supporting needs for portability across hybrid cloud environments.

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PowerStore X

Flexibility to run applications directly on PowerStore with AppsON. Dell EMC’s latest storage platform takes storage in a bold new direction, combining the fundamental benefits of enterprise-shared storage with the capabilities of an on-board hypervisor.

Infrastructure solutions optimised for VMware

With VMware users in mind, PowerStore integrates seamlessly into VMware management frameworks to simplify storage management for administrators and increase overall efficiency.

For existing VMware users, incorporating Dell EMC PowerStore provides the following benefits:

  • Reduces the total cost of ownership
  • Leverages advanced enterprise storage functionality
  • Provides more granular performance and scale

PowerStore

Resources

Technical Whitepaper

Introduction to the platform
PowerStore T and PowerStore X models.

Why PowerStore for VMware?

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Top reasons

Why customers choose PowerStore
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Infrastructure solutions for the workloads of today and tomorrow

With end-to-end solutions suited to all business needs, the Dell Technologies portfolio delivers ultimate performance and industry-leading reliability today while also being flexible and adaptable enough to meet your business objectives for tomorrow and beyond.

Dell Technologies Product Portfolio

PowerEdge Server Solutions

The latest PowerEdge servers are powered by high-performance 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors and Intel Optane™ DC persistent memory. These technology updates further extend the already impressive capabilities of Dell EMC’s industry-leading server portfolio.

Dell EMC’s industry-leading server portfolio

Dell EMC PowerEdge Rack Servers
PowerEdge rack servers provide the highest performance for a diverse set of workloads. They are designed to speed deployment and improve application performance for database, high-performance computing and virtualisation environments.

As workloads and workplaces become more complex, it becomes more important than ever for organisations to have end-to-end solutions that work together seamlessly.

Choose from a complete portfolio of one, two or four-socket rack servers to deliver high core density for your traditional applications, virtualisation and cloud-native workloads.

Dell EMC PowerEdge Tower Servers
PowerEdge tower servers are built to solve the challenges of the modern office environment. Featuring quiet, non-disruptive acoustics and compact form factors, tower servers are available in one-socket configurations for everyday business applications, as well as two-socket options for more advanced computing, virtualisation and power-hungry workloads.

Build a strong, scalable and modern IT infrastructure with the PowerEdge tower server’s portfolio.

Modular Infrastructure
The PowerEdge modular portfolio allows you to easily tailor, deploy
and manage your infrastructure while lowering operating costs. Create your future-ready data centre with easily-expandable compute, networking and storage.


Servers for AI
Explore how PowerEdge servers help your organisation to keep pace with machine learning and deep learning capabilities

 

Data storage that takes you from insights to innovation

Get the scalability, intelligence and cloud integration you need to unlock the value of your data. Accelerate your critical workloads from core to edge to cloud while decreasing application outages and reducing storage requirements with advanced deduplication.

Dell EMC PowerStore Scalable All-Flash Storage

The ground-breaking PowerStore family of all-flash data storage appliances eliminates traditional trade-offs in performance, scalability and storage efficiency, with a data-centric, intelligent and adaptable infrastructure that transforms and mobilises both traditional and modern workloads.

Data-centric

  • Any workload – single architecture for physical, virtual
    and container-based apps and databases.
  • Scale up and scale out – independently add capacity or processing
    power independently.
  • Efficiency without compromise – always-on inline data reduction.
  • Performance optimised.

Intelligent

  • Programmable infrastructure – end-to-end automation
    streamlines IT and DevOps.
  • Autonomous appliance – built-in machine learning
    optimises resources.
  • Proactive healthy analytics – smart monitoring reduces risk
    and predicts needs.

Adaptable

  • Flexible architecture – container-based software stack enables
    application mobility.
  • Flexible deployment – modernise the core, edge and cloud
    without disruption.
  • Flexible consumption – choice, predictability
    and investment protection.

Dell EMC PowerStore T
PowerStore 1000T through 9000T models provide organisations with all the benefits of a unified storage platform for block, file and vVol data, while enabling flexible growth with the intelligent scale-up and scale-out capability of appliance clusters.


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Dell EMC PowerStore X
PowerStore 1000X through 9000X models take storage platforms in a bold new direction, combining the fundamental benefits of enterprise-shared storage with the capabilities of an on-board hypervisor.


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Dell EMC PowerStore for VMware environments
With VMware users in mind, PowerStore integrates seamlessly into VMware management frameworks to simplify storage management for administrators and increase overall efficiency.


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Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes

Accelerate infrastructure modernisation to make IT a strategic advantage with the flexibility of Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes, hyperconverged building blocks for VMware vSAN™ environments.

Software Defined Infrastructure

Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes, built on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers, integrate with VMware vSAN to provide a solid foundation for growing business. Each Ready Node includes just the right amount of CPU, memory, network I/O controllers, HDDs and SSDs. Dell EMC also offers premiere vSAN Ready Node configurations: each model boasts an Identity Module that self-identifies the server as a vSAN Ready Node upon boot-up to streamline deployment, updates and more.

Kickstart HCI with Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes
Preconfigured, tested and jointly-certified to run vSAN, Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes take the guesswork out of deploying an HCI environment, enabling faster setup, fewer update steps and reduced maintenance. As a key feature of the PowerEdge portfolio, Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes offer OMIVV, delivering faster deployment and a reduction in administration time.

Dell EMC offers one of the broadest vSAN Ready Node portfolios in the industry, with more than 125 certified configurations spanning all-flash, rugged, hybrid rack and kinetic infrastructure models.


Read Solution Brief
Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes

 

Drive innovation and agility

Make innovation real with HPC solutions and modern IT infrastructure optimised for high performance computing.

High Performance Computing Solutions

Advances in compute, networking and storage technologies have put high performance computing (HPC) — and consequently data analytics and AI — within reach for more applications than ever before. Whether you are working to save lives, understand the universe or build better machines, with high performance computing solutions, you can impact the success of your organisation and shape the future.

  • Execute highly-complex and compute-intensive tasks in real time with high performance computing infrastructure.
  • Dramatically simplify the design and configuration of HPC systems while saving time.

 

Infrastructure optimised for High Performance Computing and AI
Dell Technologies modern high performance computing infrastructure makes adoption faster, simpler and more collaborative. Select from a choice of flexible and scalable HPC solutions for organisations of every size, with purpose-built servers, storage and workstations to address every user case.


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High Performance Computing and AI Solutions Portfolio

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Transform 

with VxRail integrated systems  

Designed with VMware, for VMware, to enhance the ability of VMware-enabled organisations to streamline operations and evolve.

Simplify 

with VMware Cloud Foundation for VxRail  

Accelerate your journey to a VMware software-defined data centre and hybrid cloud with VCF on VxRail.

Accelerate 

with Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes  

Modernise the data centre with HCI that combines a wide range of PowerEdge servers and VMware vSAN in jointly-certified, pre-configured solution.


With flexible deployment options, Q Associates solution architects can help you select the right HCI solution for your needs.

We are World-class technology experts

Q Associates is a Dell Technologies Gold Partner and an award-winning IT solutions and services specialist.

Working closely with Dell Technologies for over 10 years, Q Associates is fully-engaged across Dell’s industry-leading product portfolio.

Our certified technical specialists have expert understanding of the complete portfolio and provide the resources, technical knowledge and service offerings our customers need to drive an efficient digital organisation.

Dell EMC and VMware combine expertise to power any workload on any cloud with the industry’s broadest VMware-integrated portfolio.

As a VMware Partner Connect Principal partner, Q Associates has earned Datacentre Virtualisation Master Services Competencies, underpinning the depth of our expertise to help identify and implement the right VMware solutions.

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