Lenovo ThinkSystem Servers Now Offer Excelero NVMe Storage
…hardware and supported by one vendor will be a great addition to the channel,” said Russell.
George Crump, principal analyst with Storage Switzerland, told Channel Futures that the Lenovo partnership arrangement is a big deal for Excelero while also being an interesting move for Lenovo.
“The reseller side if this is interesting because I think it makes it easier for the channel to deliver the Excelero products,” said Crump. “The whole software-defined model sounds good except if you are the guy that has to get it work. It doesn’t always go smoothly.”
Through the Lenovo and Excelero partnership, that will simplify deployments for users, said Crump. “I think that Excelero is one of the better and easier to do software-defined applications out there. This just makes it even easier by having it come with the Lenovo products.”