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Solution Criteria for Hyperconverged Infrastructure Software

Published: 27 January 2021

ID: G00719293

Analyst(s): Paul Delory , Simon Richard


Hyperconvergence provides a full stack of software-defined infrastructure — compute, storage, networking, and management. HCI is an enabling technology for hybrid cloud, automation, edge, DevOps and more. I&O technical professionals should use these 199 criteria to evaluate modern HCI software.

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