Dell and VMware Virtualization
Dell Server and Storage Products
Dell™ PowerEdge™ Servers
Designed to overcome common performance bottlenecks in virtualized environments, Dell PowerEdge servers feature expanded memory and I/O and Intel Xeon processors to deliver exceptional virtualization performance.
Dell makes storage simple, capable and affordable with offerings that can expand automatically, meet a broad range of needs and utilize existing infrastructure. Dell's diverse storage portfolio, including Dell™ EqualLogic™, Dell Compellent and Dell PowerVault™, meets the needs of companies large and small. Dell EqualLogic was one of the first storage products to leverage VMware's vStorage APIs into its storage arrays, delivering an easy-to-deploy, easy-to-manage, integrated virtualized storage solution.
Dell offers a comprehensive portfolio of services to accelerate virtualization and cloud adoption so you can achieve cost savings quickly, without sacrificing productivity. Dell’s extensive VMware experience includes thousands of implementations worldwide, as well as one of the world's largest VMware deployments within Dell IT. Dell can help you develop a strategic approach to virtualization and cloud, with action-oriented plans that deliver high-impact, short-duration projects with predictable and measurable outcomes, or full-scope IT outsourcing or application modernization solutions that help clients implement IT-as-a-Service within their organizations.
VMware Virtualization Products
VMware vSphere Standard
VMware vSphere Standard and Dell servers, storage and services provide an entry-level solution for basic consolidation of applications to slash hardware costs while accelerating application deployment. VMware vSphere Standard builds on the performance and reliability of the market-leading hypervisor to deliver a managed virtualization environment for test labs, preproduction servers and remote offices.
VMware vSphere Enterprise
VMware vSphere Enterprise provides a strategic consolidation solution that protects all applications against planned and unplanned downtime to deliver superior application availability. VMware vSphere Advanced combines the performance and reliability of the market-leading hypervisor with critical features for maintaining uptime of applications.
VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus
VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus includes the full range of vSphere features for transforming data centers into dramatically simplified cloud computing environments for providing the next generation of flexible, reliable IT services. Combining VMware's industry-leading virtualization technology and experience with Dell's industry-standard PowerEdge servers, storage and services enables the delivery of a Dell and VMware vSphere solution that provides uncompromising control and greater efficiency, while preserving customer choice. Dell and VMware deliver the truly intelligent data center: seamlessly scalable, dynamically adaptable, easily controllable, cost-effective and energy-efficient.
VMware vSphere for Small- to Medium-sized Businesses
One instance of VMware vCenter Server, sold separately, is required for VMware vSphere deployments.
VMware View is the only tightly integrated, end-to-end solution purpose-built for delivering desktops as a managed service. Dell Virtual Remote Desktop featuring Horizon 6 creates simplified and automated desktop workflows, reduces operational costs, and increases control for IT, while providing end users with a flexible and rich total desktop experience regardless of device, network or use case.
VMware on Dell.com
VMware and Dell are strategic partners with the common goal of providing joint customers with solutions that deliver both business and technical value.
Visit the Dell and VMware Alliance webpage to learn more.