Cisco UCS Series Review
Updated October 25, 2021

Cisco UCS Series Review

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Modules Used

  • Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers

Overall Satisfaction with Cisco UCS Series

We are using Cisco UCS rack-mount servers as a corporate standard for our data centers and local branches to provide compute for the different applications and services. The UCS platform provides a stable environment that is also easy to manage and support.
  • Easy to manage.
  • Performance.
  • Excellent reliability.
  • Deploy in less time with fewer steps.
  • Price.
  • You need to pay for SMARTnet to get support.
  • High hardware cost.
  • Great productivity.
  • Less downtime.
  • High performance.
  • Finally lowering the overall TCO of you data center infrastructure.
We have not considered any alternatives.

Do you think Cisco UCS Series delivers good value for the price?


Are you happy with Cisco UCS Series's feature set?


Did Cisco UCS Series live up to sales and marketing promises?

I wasn't involved with the selection/purchase process

Did implementation of Cisco UCS Series go as expected?

I wasn't involved with the implementation phase

Would you buy Cisco UCS Series again?


I would definitely recommend evaluating Cisco UCS Series in your company. You pay a little bit higher price but you will receive a reliable, stable and manageable infrastructure. You could also choose Cisco offers advanced purchasing or leasing options.

Cisco UCS Series Support

We are buying Cisco UCS Series together with SMARTnet's maintenance contract. SMARTnet will offer you guaranteed response time and spare parts replacement according to agreed terms.
Quick Resolution
Good followup
Knowledgeable team
Kept well informed
No escalation required
Immediate help available
Support understands my problem
Support cares about my success
Quick Initial Response
Problems left unsolved
We are not buying premium support just Smartnets.

Using Cisco UCS Series

Cisco UCS Series has a very simple configuration before moving to production. You just need to connect power and network cables, provide initial remote config and upload OS.