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How to Evaluate the Risks and Benefits of Hyperconverged Appliances Versus Alternative Procurement Options

Published: 02 December 2016

ID: G00313604

Analyst(s): Andrew Butler


The hyperconverged integrated system market is spawning multiple consumption models, from tightly integrated appliances to total hardware neutrality. Infrastructure and operations leaders should apply Gartner criteria to assess HCIS solutions and should favor vendors that build their own hardware.

Table Of Contents


  • Volume HCIS Market Leaders
  • Other Dedicated HCIS Vendors
  • Major Data Center Vendors
  • VMware

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