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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.
    • Specifications

      • Product Data Sheet

      • Processors

        Intel® Xeon® Scalable 

      • Compares To

        HPE SimpliVity 
        Cisco HypeFlex 

      • Included Software

        Nutanix Acropolis Operating System (AOS) 
        Nutanix Prism management software 

      • Storage Type

        Direct Attached Storage (DAS) 

      • Hypervisors

        Microsoft Hyper-V 
        Nutanix AHV (KVM-based)  
        VMware ESXi 

      • Networking

        Not Included 

      • Storage Virtualization

        Nutanix Distributed Storage Fabric 

      • Product

        XC Series Products 

      • Solution For

        Data Center Consolidation 
        Enterprise Cloud 

      • Browse By

        Hyper-Converged Systems 
        Midrange Storage 
        Software-defined Storage 

    • Compare XC Series

      XC Series Node Comparisons
      Form factor1U, 1 node1U, 1 node
      2U, 1 node
      2U, 1 node
      2U, 1 node2U, 1 node
      2U, 4 node
      PowerEdge server platformR640R640R740xdC6320

      24 - 56
      12 - 22

      24 - 56
      24 - 5624 - 5616-24

      16 - 36
      per node


      64 GB - 1.5 TB (XC640-4) and 64 GB - 384 GB (XC640-4i)

      128 GB - 1.5 TB64 GB - 1.5 TB
      128 GB - 1.5 TB64 GB - 768 GB64 GB - 768 GB
      128 GB - 512 GB (per node)
      Hybrid storage capacity24 TB27 TB60 TB60 TB60 TB60 TB16 TB
      All-flash storage capacity15 TB38 TB60 TB46 TB46 TB45 TB23 TB
      Use casesRemote/branch
      office, non mission-critical
      XC640-4: 3-node cluster deployment
      1 node deployment
      Compute and performance-
      intensive VDI, test and development, enterprise cloud, server virtualization
      Performance-intensive SQL
      and Oracle
      Exchange, SharePoint, data warehouse, big data
      Storage capacity node for cluster with any supported hypervisor; does not run workload VMs or virtual desktops
      Single Node Replication Target
      (not clustered)
      High-density compute and storage environments, service providers, private cloud

      Explore our product family of XC Series appliances.

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    • Services

      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.

      Deployment Services
      ProDeploy for EnterpriseIntegrate new technology into existing environments with confidence through extensive planning and validation by expert certified engineers.
      ProDeploy Plus for EnterpriseThe most complete enterprise deployment offer available in the market, ensures you are ready for today and prepared for tomorrow.
      Basic DeploymentConsistent installation of enterprise hardware by experienced technicians. Worry-free installations give you the freedom to focus on your business.
    • Finance

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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
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    • 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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