Channel: Cost, speed as hyper-converged infrastructure benefits

By Force 3

Channel partners active in hyper-converged infrastructure see an expanding set of use cases, although mission-critical applications may lag behind other HCI candidates.

In this article from TechTarget, Force 3’s next-generation networking director Jon Kim discusses recent developments in the hyper-converged infrastructure and virtualization realms, particularly in the federal IT market.

“We’ve definitely seen more and more conversations happening with our customers in the federal market about hyper-converged architecture,” he said.

Hyper-converged systems are gaining in popularity because everything is preconfigured: storage, compute and networking all tied together and ready to go out of the box, Kim said. “Customers like the automated configuration piece and quickness of deployment.”

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