Azure Stack HCI combines the software- defined compute, storage and networking features of Microsoft Windows Server 2019 with AX nodes from Dell Technologies to offer the high performance, scalable and secure foundation needed for a software-defined infrastructure.
Comprehensive management with Dell EMC OpenManage Integration for Windows Admin Center, rapid time to value with Dell EMC ProDeploy options, and solution-level Dell EMC ProSupport complete this modern portfolio.
- AX Nodes: Built using industry leading PowerEdge servers, AX Nodes running Windows Server 2019 offer fully productized, validated and factory configured HCI nodes for varying use cases. A robust set of configurations and three different models offer a choice to right size your infrastructure for application performance, capacity or deployment location requirements.
- PowerSwitch Networking: Fully validated and supported Dell EMC PowerSwitch 5200 series 10/25/100 GigE switches enable the network fabric for the hybrid, all-flash and all NVMe HCI nodes that use RDMA enabled host interfaces for a low latency, high bandwidth inter-node communication channel.
- Dell EMC Open Manage Integration: Only Dell EMC offers automation of LCM-Cluster Aware Updates for end to end simplified management. Coupled with lifecycle management capabilities, Azure Stack HCI provides updated baseline compliance, reducing cycle time with fewer disruptions in service, and increased resiliency from a single pane of glass.