FlexPod® Datacenter with Microsoft® Private Cloud is an industry-leading converged infrastructure platform that features integrated compute, networking, and storage from Cisco and NetApp. FlexPod Datacenter with Microsoft Private Cloud can simplify your data center transformation, enabling you to:
- Increase Agility. Respond faster to changing business needs with nondisruptive operations.
- Improve Efficiency. Automate management tasks using Microsoft System Center 2012 integrated with NetApp data management software, Cisco UCS® Manager, and UCS PowerTool.
- Jump-start your Microsoft Private Cloud Deployment. Benefit from the proven combination of NetApp, Cisco, and Microsoft technology and expertise.
FlexPod has achieved Microsoft Private Cloud Fast Track 4.0 validation with Windows Server® 2012 R2 and System Center 2012 R2. New capabilities with v4 include accelerated VM deployment with ODX, Windows Azure Pack for service provider-ready self-service portals, and high availability from hardware layer to fabric management for no single point of failure. FlexPod was voted Best of TechEd 2013 in Systems Management.