Optimize storage with the enterprise-class HCI solution for vSphere environments.
Which edition is right for you?
VMware vSAN is available in three editions. Compare vSAN editions to find the best option for your VMware hyper-converged infrastructure.
Legend: I – Included Features, N – Not Available
|Hybrid hyperconverged deployments||All flash hyperconverged deployments||Site availability and Quality of Service controls|
|License entitlement||Per 1 CPU or Per VDI Desktop||Per 1 CPU or Per VDI Desktop||Per 1 CPU or Per VDI Desktop|
|Storage Policy based management||I||I||I|
|Read / Write SSD Caching||I||I||I|
|Distributed RAID (RAID 1)||I||I||I|
|VSAN Snapshots & Clones||I||I||I|
|Replication (5 min RPO)||I||I||I|
|Inline Deduplication & Compression (All Flash only)||N||I||I|
|Erasure Coding - RAID 5 / 6 (All Flash only)||N||I||I|
|QoS - IOPS Limits||N||N||I|
Optimized for vSphere VMs
Enhance your storage with the only hypervisor-embedded, enterprise-class shared storage solution for hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) that has been optimized for vSphere virtual machines (VMs). IT organizations of every size and in every industry trust VMware vSAN to run their mission-critical workloads—from essential apps to thousands of virtual desktops.
vSAN 6.1 adds more advanced availability and management capabilities to further support the most demanding storage environments.
vSAN delivers all-flash configurations for up to 90K IOPS per host, vSphere Fault Tolerance (FT) support, asynchronous replication with up to five minute RPOs and new stretched cluster capabilities for continuous availability.
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