I’ve been waiting and looking forward to this moment for some time now; the Dell FX2 server platform is now officially listed in the VMware Compatibility Guide. Customers are now able easily to choose from a list of available ready nodes one of the most powerful converge server platforms currently available today.
I have used the FX2 server platform for a number Virtual SAN projects and use cases ranging from VDI, Management Cluster, DMZ, Business Critical Application (Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL, Oracle), and multi-site Stretched Cluster deployments and the platform has delivered the goods every single time.
The Dell’s FX2 server platform is an ideal solutions for VMware’s hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) with VMware Virtual SAN. The FX2 value proposition complements with the principal values of Virtual SAN around simplicity, ease of management, scalability, and cost effectiveness.
The Dell FX2 Virtual SAN Ready Nodes are now available in the following models and configurations: