Recently IBM engaged Solitaire Interglobal Ltd. (SIL) to conduct surveys and gather data from live customer sites that have deployed Oracle products on a converged infrastructure as part of their production environments. Their analyses report the benefits and relative costs found when organizations implement IBM PureFlex platforms as part of their Oracle IT architecture.
Solitaire is an expert services provider specializing in applied predictive performance modeling, providing customers worldwide with ongoing risk profiling, performance root cause analysis, environmental impact, capacity management, market trending and defect analysis, to highlight just a few of their services.
As a result, SIL has access to a large customer base willing to share their experiences on a variety of topics. This customer-provided information provides the foundation for this most recent white paper featuring a competitive analysis of Oracle customers running Oracle workloads on PureFlex vs Cisco UCS. Findings include average cost overruns from original Cisco bid of 520%. Download the paper to learn why!
PureFlex vs UCS - The Power of Choice: Exploring Oracle Products on IBM PureFlex and Cisco UCS