Launched a year ago, Dell EMC VxRail is a HCI offerings, bringing together a streamlined hardware, operating system, and software stack for implementing VMware vSAN (VMware jointly engineered the VxRail). In just 12 months Dell EMC has sold over 8,000 VxRail nodes (over 65PB of storage and 100K cores). These 8,000 nodes have gone to over 1,000 customers in 78 countries. Revenue from Dell EMC’s other HCI offerings (VxRack Systems and XC Series) combined with VxRail outgrew the total HCI market by more than two-fold and represents 28% of hyper-converged systems sold in the third quarter of 2016.
Dell EMC Announces Its Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Will Be On VxRail Appliances