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    • The #1 enterprise storage provider1 is now available as-a-Service

      Traditionally, managing data storage infrastructure can be a challenge. IT departments must navigate over- and under-provisioning concerns, capital budget constraints, and complex procurement and migration cycles. 

      APEX Data Storage Services is an as-a-Service portfolio of scalable and elastic storage resources built on our industry-leading technologies. Our as-a-Service model simplifies the storage process, giving you complete oversight of your storage resources while freeing you from the burden of day-to-day maintenance and administrative tasks.

      APEX Data Storage Services gives you the flexibility to connect to the customers, partners and ecosystems that deliver the most value. Deploy your storage resources on-premises in your data center or in a Dell-managed colocation facility2 giving you the ability to leverage the capabilities of multiple public cloud providers without vendor lock-in or excessive egress fees.

      APEX Data Storage Services enables you to easily align your requirements with the needs of your organization – so your team can focus on other priorities.

    • First available in a growing family of APEX promotions

    • 90-day, money back guarantee

      Experience the simplicity and agility of APEX Data Storage Services knowing that Dell has your back. If you are not fully satisfied, for any reason, during the first 90 days of your initial subscription, receive a full refund – no questions asked.


      Ultimate flexibility and choice to easily deploy your as-a-Service resources where they deliver the most value

      Through a collaboration with data center provider Equinix, you have the option to deploy APEX Data Storage Services in a secure Dell-managed colocation facility2. The combination of Dell Technologies APEX and Equinix provides you with global scale, multi-cloud capabilities, leading technologies, IT expertise and risk avoidance in infrastructure lifecycle management.

      You will be able to relieve the burden of data center management, enable a hybrid cloud strategy and easily and quickly expand into new regions -- all with a single invoice from a single vendor.


      It is time to rethink your IT operations

      Discover what the analyst community has to say about Storage as-a-Service, including the challenges addressed by this model and an explanation of why adoption is growing so quickly.

    • The benefits of choosing storage as-a-Service

      In order to keep pace with business demands, IT departments must shift their priorities and free up time to focus on the projects that matter most. ESG analyst Scott Sinclair unpacks the recent and massive rise in the adoption of as-a-Service and describes how Dell Technologies is delivering with APEX Data Storage Services.


      APEX Data Storage Services debuts in the Dell Technologies data center

      Serving as customer zero for Dell Technologies APEX Data Storage Services is more than just a testing exercise for Dell Digital, Dell’s IT organization.

    • The APEX Console experience

      The APEX Console is a web portal that allows you to discover, subscribe, set up, use, manage and scale IT solutions across on-premises and cloud environments.

    • Resources


      APEX Data Storage Services eBook

      A visually enhanced overview of APEX Data Storage Services including features, functionality, and how the offer addresses common customer challenges.


      Top Reasons to Choose APEX Data Storage Services

      Learn why customers choose APEX Data Storage Services to optimize for simplicity, increase agility and control their data.


      APEX Data Storage Services Security

      Review the key considerations, protocols, features and recommendations necessary to maximize the security of your APEX infrastructure.


      APEX Data Storage Services Solution Brief


      APEX File Storage Services Solution Brief

      APEX File Services is powered by infrastructure that ensures your unstructured data will be stored, managed, secured, protected and analyzed efficiently.


      APEX Block Storage Services Solution Brief

      APEX Block Services is powered by infrastructure that provides ever-expanding levels of performance, capacity, and resiliency for a variety of traditional and modern workloads.

    • 1IDC WW Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 2021 Q3 historical release, December 7, 2021. Ranking by vendor revenue.

      2APEX Data Storage Services at Equinix data centers is currently available in USA (Ashburn, VA and Santa Clara, CA), UK (London), Germany (Frankfurt), France (Paris) and Australia (Sydney). Contact your Dell Technologies Sales Representative for more information.

      3OpEx treatment is subject to customer internal accounting review and policies.

      4Applies in US, UK, Ireland, France, and Germany. TTV measured between order acceptance and activation. Subject to customer acceptance of APEX terms, credit approval and site qualification, which must be completed before order placement, and customer participation in pre-deployment planning. Product availability, holidays and other factors may impact deployment time.

      5Based on hardware availability on common underlying platform configurations. Actual hardware availability may vary.​

      6Source: A Forrester New Technology Projected Total Economic Impact Study, commissioned by Dell Technologies, June 2021. Estimates projected over 3 years, based on interviews with four organizations using APEX Data Storage Services, aggregated and combined into a composite organization, and survey responses from an additional 121 IT decision makers. Actual results may vary. Full report​.

      *This offer is not available in all regions. Please contact your Dell Technologies Sales Representative to inquire about availability.