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The 10 Top Hyper-Converged Platforms Of 2018 (So Far)

CRN breaks down the 10 hottest hyper-converged products making waves in 2018 from the likes of Dell EMC, Nutanix and Pivot3.

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Hyper-Converged Boom

Sales from hyper-converged systems hit $1.3 billion in the first quarter 2018, skyrocketing 76 percent year over year as businesses around the globe are increasing investment in data center technologies that eliminate silos and boost business-centric decisions.

Hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) combines storage, computing, networking and software into a single system aimed at reducing complexity and boosting scalability. Research firm Gartner predicts that by 2020, 20 percent of business-critical applications currently deployed on three-tier IT infrastructure will transition to HCI. The largest IT vendors in the world have been focusing R&D efforts in recent years on creating hyper-converged solutions as many customers steer towards a hybrid cloud approach.

Here are the ten coolest hyper-converged products tearing through the market in 2018.

(For more on the biggest news of 2018, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review.").

 
 
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