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VMware Unveils EVO: RAIL -- The Fastest Way to Build and Deploy a Software-Defined Data Center


Samuel Greenblatt, Vice President of Engineered Solutions and Technology, Enterprise Solutions Group, Dell

“The collaboration between Dell and VMware continues to deliver innovative, industry-leading products and service solutions designed to help customers increase productivity and run their business more effectively. With the introduction of the Dell Engineered Solution for VMware EVO: RAIL and other new solutions announced today, we are making it easier for customers to deploy and manage their IT environments including virtual infrastructure, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), and private clouds.”

Josh Kahn, Senior Vice President, EMC Corporation

“Converged Infrastructure is being deployed by IT departments to accelerate their journey to the Hybrid Cloud. EMC leads the converged infrastructure market with VCE Vblocks and VSPEX Reference Architectures. EMC is delighted to once again partner with VMware and complement these offerings with a hyperconverged infrastructure appliance based on VMware EVO: RAIL — a simple, dense, small footprint offering for the mid-market as well as enterprise departmental and remote office use cases.”

Uwe Neumeier, Vice President, Global Server Business at Fujitsu

“Fujitsu is in the front line of vendors delivering new scale-out appliances that lay the foundations for a hyperconverged ICT infrastructure. Based on our deep experience in building Integrated Systems, Fujitsu is excited to partner with VMware to introduce an entirely new breed of EVO: RAIL appliances which promise to transform the role of the data center to that of key business enabler."

Wang Endong, Senior Vice President, Inspur

“As a leading cloud computing solution supplier and cloud service provider in China, Inspur is uniquely positioned to offer solution services covering the three levels of IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. With its high-end server, mass storage, cloud operating system and information security technology, Inspur establishes leading cloud computing infrastructure platform for customers, and leads the development of China’s whole information industry. Inspur and VMware’s cooperation on EVO: RAIL is another milestone, which will provide rapid deployment of hyperconverged infrastructure system for domestic and overseas markets.”

Fumihiko Shinoura, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Net One Systems Co., Ltd

“We look forward to leveraging the considerable synergies with VMware by bringing the EVO: RAIL hyperconverged infrastructure solution firstly in Japan. With the expansion of strategic partnership with VMware, we provide the dramatically simplified Software-Defined Data Center solution to Japan customers. The customers will take advantage of their businesses to drive greater levels of IT efficiency, performance, speed of their service delivery and lower operating cost for both cloud and End user computing.”

Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro

“Supermicro’s innovative and proven 2U TwinPro²™ architecture is once again at the center of leading edge large scale server applications with platform certification for VMware EVO:RAIL,” said Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro. “Our 2U 4-node TwinPro architecture supporting maximized CPU, memory, SSD, and 10GbE NIC ports offers the industry’s highest density, exactly optimized solution for VMware’s hyperconverged infrastructure appliance. With Supermicro’s Green Computing advantage, customers will benefit not only from the system specification and performance, but also from the advantage of advanced thermal design and energy efficient technologies such as our Titanium level high-efficiency (96%) power supply, increasing their overall performance per watt, per dollar, per square foot.”