What is Hyperconverged Infrastructure Powered by vSAN for Horizon?


vSAN for Horizon is a tightly integrated hyperconverged software stack that is optimized for Horizon desktop and app virtualization. Seamlessly evolve to a modern infrastructure, deliver all-flash performance, enable rapid scaling and provisioning, and run on enterprise-grade data services, all while reducing total cost of ownership (TCO).

Introduction to vSAN for Horizon

Learn how you can achieve affordable and scalable storage performance.

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How Does vSAN for Horizon Work?

Discover how to deliver radically simple storage for virtual desktops and apps.

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Benefits of Hyperconverged Infrastructure Powered by vSAN for Horizon 

Industry-Leading Performance

vSAN is native in the vSphere hypervisor and gives you the highest level of performance without additional overhead.

Non-Disruptive Scaling

Grow your desktop virtualization environment with a distributed architecture that allows for elastic, non-disruptive scaling.

Reduced CapEx

Get the most out of your infrastructure with capacity-saving data services that reduce the capacity utilized in the cluster.

Time Savings Through Automation

Accelerate resource provisioning and manage both compute and storage resources with the familiar tools of vSphere and vCenter.

Flexible Deployment

Easily extend to private cloud or public cloud, or both, with our flexible HCI deployment options.

Lowered Cost

Lower TCO by leveraging industry-standard servers such as Dell EMC VxRail and scaling incrementally.

Customer Success with vSAN

Dynamic Student Learning

“Already there has been a significant impact on productivity. Having a single platform on which to manage desktops and applications has had a dramatic impact on QMU IT. It's freeing my team up to be able to do other things. The legacy system that we were using was creaking at the seams and we were getting a lot of support incidents reported.”

- Paul Davis, Technology Manager, Queen Margaret University

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Driving Healthcare Efficiency

“Our system… enables doctors and nurses to access patients' data on a tablet right at the bedside, thanks to a mobile ward trolley."

- Norman Lüttgerding, CIO, Braunschweig Municipal Hospital

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Agility in the World of Finance

“vSAN is crazy fast, but it’s also easy for us to manage. Another big benefit of vSAN is to be able to pick up any amount of hardware, any type of server system, and put new storage nodes into production without having to worry about high licensing costs.”

- Mark Fournier, United States Senate Federal Credit Union

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Get Started with Hyperconverged Infrastructure Powered by vSAN for Horizon

Dell EMC VxRail with VMware Horizon

Dell EMC VxRail with VMware Horizon enables you to build a radically simple infrastructure for delivering the digital workspace.

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TCO Analysis

Extend cost leadership with Horizon on VxRail when you compare the Horizon solution to traditional infrastructure.

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Explore vSAN

Learn more about the industry’s only vSphere-native storage software for hyperconverged infrastructure.

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