Cloud Computing Platforms

Cloud Comparison: Microsoft Private Cloud on the Intel-Powered Dell Solution vs. a Leading Public Cloud Provider

Provided by Dell and Microsoft

Category Cloud Computing Platforms

Type Analyst Report

Length 26

Publish Date September 22 2014

Date posted May 15 2015


This report compares the performance and total cost of ownership (TCO) for a leading public cloud service provider against the Intel processor-powered Dell solution with Microsoft private cloud. The Microsoft private cloud solution, running on Dell hardware and powered by Intel Xeon® processors E5-2660, can provide your business with the flexibility of a private cloud while delivering performance, a lower TCO over time, and costing up to a projected 62.6 percent less over five years. In, addition, we found that the Dell solution could deliver payback as early as 15 months.

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