Storage Solutions

Storage Solutions

Dell Storage solutions offer enterprise-class storage with everyday simplicity that spans multiple generations of systems. The Dell storage portfolio is designed with built-in efficiency, resiliency and agility to help ensure that you can always access the right data at the right time at the right price.

Dell’s software-based Fluid Data Architecture helps improve IT storage economics with all-inclusive licensing models and seamless upgrades to support growth without expensive forklift upgrades. High-performance tiring and end-to-end converged solutions let you optimize performance with minimal complexity.

End-to-end data solutions. Our Fluid Data Architecture strategy includes Dell Compellent, EqualLogic and PowerVault storage product lines that easily and non-disruptively scale to meet growth regardless of data type, activity pattern, location or long-term retention needs.

Software-based approach to managing dynamic data. With Dell, you have the flexibility to automatically match capacity with performance using features such as data tiring, load balancing and thin provisioning, all designed to ensure high availability.

Supporting services help maximize your investment. Dell IT consulting and financial services help you maximize your investments while developing emerging capabilities, such as public and private cloud environments.

Data management: Spend less time managing storage and more time using data to help your business grow. Dell storage solutions have been engineered for maximum efficiency, simplicity and low cost-of-ownership, enabling customers to no disruptively scale their environment without sacrificing speed, efficiency or performance.

Data protection: The Dell data protection portfolio provides a wide spectrum of solutions to help protect information, enhance application availability and increase the productivity of users and IT staff. We recognize that legacy plans and one-size-fits-all approaches cannot efficiently protect the variety of data and systems in place today. Our protection strategy balances the cost of data protection with the value of the applications and services being protected.

Dell Compellent storage: Dell Compellent Storage Center is a reliable, self-optimized storage array designed to power the enterprise. Built-in intelligence boosts performance of business-critical applications while maximizing efficiency to help lower total cost of ownership (TCO).

Dell PowerVault storage: Optimized for small and medium business, branch offices and high-performance computing, Dell PowerVault primary storage solutions are designed to enable affordable DAS, SAN and NAS without compromising enterprise-class features and reliability. PowerVault storage includes optional features for snapshots, virtual disk copies and replication.

EqualLogic storage: EqualLogic virtualized storage solutions are ideal for fast-growing companies and organizations. EqualLogic’s frameless peer storage architecture enables nondisruptive live firmware upgrades and maintenance as well as linear capacity and performance scaling with each array added to a storage pool.

Storage area network (SAN): Consolidate your storage infrastructure by sharing a highly available SAN that is scalable across multiple servers in local and remote locations.

Direct attached storage (DAS): Dell energy-efficient, high-availability direct-attached storage arrays are designed for maximum flexibility, performance and capacity.

Network attached storage (NAS) /unified storage: Consolidate file- and block-based data onto a single shared storage system that is affordable, easy to deploy and simple to manage with Dell network attached storage (NAS) appliances that support Dell SAN solutions.

Disk-to-disk backup: Deploy disk-to-disk backup appliances and software to help shorten backup windows and provide quick restores to protect against data loss.

Tape backup: Dell tape drives can provide high-capacity, long-term data backup and archiving.