May 13, 2021
Score 10 out of 10
Overall Satisfaction with VMware ESXi
We leverage ESXi and VCenter to host all of the university's virtual machines and appliances. This has allowed us to dramatically increase our effective use of space in the data center as well as increased our flexibility with our end users to meet the business requirements that they have for their application needs.
- Great reduction of overhead from previous physical host requirements
- Increased security due to lower attack vector
- Cooling costs and space from a datacenter perspective
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Would you buy VMware ESXi again?
At the moment I don't know of a better baseline product to provide the virtual machine flexibility that VMWare has. With the power of ESXi and the ability to leverage other VMWare software products with it, you are able to use it to cover just about any VDI, Local Cloud, or simple server needs.