Cisco Storage: How To Dominate The Market Without Selling A Single Disk


Cisco And NetApp, Part 2

Cisco and NetApp in October introduced an entry-level version of their FlexPod converged infrastructure, dubbed ExpressPod, in a move to expand the market for the combined server, storage and networking solutions to smaller-size business customers.

The new ExpressPod entry-level converged infrastructure solutions target businesses with up to 500 users where the IT department may consist of a single generalist struggling to manage the company's entire IT infrastructure.

Unlike the FlexPod converged infrastructure solution, which provides application integration with software from companies such as Oracle and SAP, cloud integration and flexible configurations, the ExpressPod comes in only two fixed configurations targeting the software needs of the typical SMB.

 



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