• Enterprise-ready. Future-proof. Data-first.

      Dell EMC ECS is an industry-leading object storage platform built to support traditional and next-generation workloads. Available in multiple consumption models — software defined, as a turnkey appliance, or as a service operated by Dell EMC— ECS empowers organizations of all sizes to economically store and manage unstructured data at any scale, for any length of time.

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    OVERVIEW
    • ECS EX300 appliance

      Dell EMC ECS EX300

      Starting at 60 TB, the EX300 can both grow to exabyte-scale and lower adoption barriers 

      • Hyper-converged nodes 
      • Front-accessible and hot-pluggable drives 
      • Identical performance characteristics with every node
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    • ECS EX3000 appliance

      Dell EMC ECS EX3000

      Packing an unprecedented 8.6 PB per rack, the EX3000 is the ideal high density, low cost, multipurpose object storage system

      • Single and double node configurations
      • Drawer accessible and hot-pluggable drives
      • Standard, 12TB disk drives per node
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    COMPARE
    • Products Description Use Cases Architecture Upgrade Options

      ECS EX300

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      • Flexible object-storage platform that lowers the starting costs of a cluster and can scale up to exabytes as needed
      • Ideal for modernizing Centera or Atmos environments and storing data generated by modern applications
      • Intel x86 servers
      • Integrated storage
      • 12 disk drives per node
      • Scale out by additional nodes only

      ECS EX3000

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      • Ultra-dense object-storage platform that packs up to 8.6 petabytes per rack and can grow to exabyte scale
      • Ideal for cloud-native workloads and organizations with large, long-term archival requirements
      • Intel x86 servers
      • Integrated storage
      • EX3000S: Up to 90 disk drives per node
      • EX3000D: Up to 45 disk drives per node
      • 15 drive Node Upgrade Kit

    • Do More with Your Data

      • If data is the lifeblood of the modern business, ECS is the heartbeat—providing organizations with an object-storage platform capable of supporting traditional and modern workloads alike.

        ECS unlocks the potential of every business, powering critical use cases such as line-of-business applications, websites, mobile apps, IoT data stores, analytics initiatives, long-term archives, and much more. An enterprise-ready platform, ECS empowers organizations to manage data at exabyte-scale, reduce security and compliance risks, and lower the total-cost-of-ownership, all at public cloud scale.

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        Modernize your infrastructure: Leverage a scale-out object architecture that eliminates the need for re-platforming apps and disruptive cloud migrations

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        Secure your data capital: Secure and protect your most valuable asset, data, with future-proof data protection and compliance capabilities 

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        Lay the foundation for a data-driven business: Fuel analytics initiatives using capabilities such as in-place HDFS support and native metadata search

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        Accelerate application development: Accelerate cloud-native app development with deep multiprotocol support and S3 compatibility

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      FEATURED REPORT

      Gartner Magic Quadrant

      Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant recognizes Dell EMC as a leader in Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute within the Distributed File and Object Storage category for the 3rd straight year.

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    • ECS Object Storage Resources

    Customer Stories
    • ECS improves healthcare

      Customer Story: Phoenix Hospital

      Faster time-to-value.

      ECS object storage helps Phoenix Children’s Hospital extract terabytes of data in less than an hour.

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    • ECS lowers TCO

      Customer Story: CHARLES STARK DRAPER LABORATORY

      Lowering total-cost-of-ownership.

      ECS boosts efficiency by 75%, cuts risk, and reduces capital costs by 30% by replacing storage and backup silos.

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    • ECS helps development teams

      Customer Story: VERIZON LABS

      Focusing on the application.

      ECS enables Verizon Labs developers to focus on application development without worrying about data management.

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    Use Cases
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      Geo-protected archive

      Store, protect, and manage all archive data globally, including HDFS data analytics.

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      Object storage for next-gen apps

      Design mobile, cloud, big data, and social applications with superior agility and economics.

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      Storage-as-a-service

      Store and transform customer data to identify new insights and opportunities with one-storage architecture.

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    Analyst Validation
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      Forrester TEI: ECS Solution

      This study provides readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of ECS on their organizations.

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      IDC Technology Spotlight

      See why object storage is a true enabler and accelerator of digital transformation.

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      Economic Analysis: On-premises Object Storage

      See how ESG analysts evaluate the economic benefits of on-premises object storage versus the public cloud.

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    Essential Reading
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      ECS Data Sheet

      This data sheet provides an overview of ECS technology and the latest innovation from ECS.

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      ECS Overview and Architecture

      Read this white paper for an in-depth architecture overview of ECS.

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      ECS Infographic

      Download this infographic and accelerate your digital transformation with ECS today.

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      Centera to ECS Migration White Paper

      This white paper provides an overview for customers interested in migrating applications and data from their existing Centera storage to ECS.

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      ECS Solution Overview

      This solution overview articulates the value ECS and describes its main use cases.

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      Integrate new technology into existing environments with confidence through extensive planning and validation by expert certified engineers.

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