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Run any virtualized workload in your data center with Dell EMC XC Series, one of the most flexible and robust hyper-converged infrastructure platforms.

Dell EMC XC Series Appliance

Enable multiple virtualized workloads with the Dell EMC XC Series to realize fast deployment, reduce TCO, and simplify management. These hyper-converged appliances integrate Dell EMC PowerEdge servers, Nutanix software, and a choice of hypervisors to run any virtualized workload you choose. Ideal for enterprise business applications, server virtualization, hybrid or private cloud projects, and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).

You can deploy an XC Series cluster in 30 minutes and manage it without specialized IT resources. With a fault-tolerant architecture and self-healing capabilities, you’ll have confidence in system reliability and data integrity. The XC Series makes managing infrastructure efficient with a unified HTML5-based management interface, enterprise-class data management capabilities, cloud integration, and comprehensive diagnostics and analytics.

Choose from 1U and 2U appliances tailored for specific use cases and applications. 

Key features:

  • Based on proven PowerEdge servers with factory-installed Nutanix software and choice of industry-leading hypervisors
  • Available in flexible combinations of CPU, memory, and SSD/HDD
  • Includes thin provisioning and cloning, replication, and tiering
  • Validated, tested and supported globally by Dell EMC
  • Able to grow one node at a time with non-disruptive, scale-out expansion

  • Product Data Sheet Dell EMC XC Series Data Sheet 
    Processors Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v4 
    Compares To HPE SimpliVity 
    Cisco HypeFlex 
    Included Software Nutanix Acropolis Operating System (AOS) 
    Nutanix Prism management software 
    Storage Type Direct Attached Storage (DAS) 
    Hypervisors VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Nutanix Acropolis (KVM-based) 
    Networking Not Included 
    Storage Virtualization Nutanix Distributed Storage Fabric 
    Product XC Series Products 
    Solution For Data Center Consolidation 
    Browse By Hyper-Converged Systems 
    Midrange Storage 
  • XC Series Node Comparisons
    Form Factor1U1N1U1N2U1N2U1N2U1N2U1N2U4N
    PowerEdge Server PlatformR430R630R730xdR730C6320
    Cores16 - 3616 - 4416 - 3616 - 448 - 1612 - 4416 - 36
    Memory64 GB - 384 GB128 GB - 1.5 TB128 GB - 1.5 TB128 GB - 1.5 TB64 GB - 384 GB128 GB - 768 GB128 GB - 512 GB
    Hybrid Storage Capacity20 TB20 TB60 TB60 TB60 TB30 TB60 TB
    All-Flash Storage Capacity15 TB38 TB45 TB60 TB45 TB60 TB60 TB
    Use CasesBalanced compute and storage for smaller scale virtualized environmentsVDI, test and development, private cloud, server virtualizationMicrosoft Exchange, SharePoint, data warehouse, big dataPerformance-intensive SQL and Oracle databases OLTPStorage-only node for cluster with any supported hypervisor; does not run workloadGPU node for VDI, graphics intensive media and visualizationHigh density virtualization for service providers, private cloud
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  • XC Series appliances require 3 year ProSupport and ProSupport for Multivendor Software.


    The following support services are available for terms of 3, 4 or 5 years.

    Support Services
    ProSupport for Enterprise (formerly Enhanced, Premium Support)

    24x7 remote technical support, options for next business day or 4-hour mission critical onsite response, automated issue detection, self-service case initiation, and hypervisor, operating environment software and OS support  

    ProSupport Plus for Enterprise


    Includes all ProSupport for Enterprise features, plus priority access to ProSupport Plus engineers, a designated Technology Service Manager, regular assessments and recommendations, monthly reporting, and systems maintenance guidance  

    ProSupport for Multivendor SoftwareNutanix software maintenance is included as part of ProSupport for Multivendor Software.

    *Availability and terms of service vary by region. For more information, visit Dell.com/servicecontracts/global.

    Professional Services
    ProDeployment Enterprise Services Provides a full range of deployment services that include planning, project management, installation, and configuration of the Dell XC Series cluster.
    Consulting Services

    Custom consulting services to support data migration, virtual desktop infrastructure, private/public cloud, database, data protection, and other needs can also be supplied.

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Dell EMC VxRail Appliance

Simplify and extend your VMware environment with Dell EMC VxRail hyper-converged infrastructure appliances. Streamline your IT operations and lower costs.
  • Co-developed by Dell EMC and VMware
  • Configurations for any use case
  • Start with as few as 3 nodes
  • Scale non-disruptively
  • Included data protection

Dell EMC ScaleIO Ready Node

Use Dell EMC ScaleIO Ready Node to quickly deploy a software-defined storage for block storage needs. Create web-scale infrastructure and grow on demand.
  • Available with all-flash storage
  • Combines Dell EMC ScaleIO software and Dell PowerEdge servers
  • Broad hypervisor and OS support
  • Single-vendor support by Dell EMC

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