Revision history

Date Document revision Description of changes
January 2020 5.0 Added support for:
  • Dell EMC Networking S5232F-ON switch
  • Dell EMC Networking S5248F-ON switch
  • Dell EMC Networking S4148T-ON switch
  • NVDIMM with VxFlex hyperconverged nodes
  • NVMe with VxFlex hyperconverged nodes and VxFlex storage-only nodes
  • VxFlex compute-only nodes with Windows Server 2016
  • Spine scale support for more than 500 nodes
  • Storage-only VxFlex integrated rack
  • CloudLink

Removed references to Dell EMC PowerEdge R630 and R730 servers

October 2019 4.2 Updated two-layer deployment information
August 2019 4.1 Added information for new supported switches:
  • Cisco Nexus 31108TC-V
  • Cisco Nexus 93240YC-FX2
  • Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2
July 2019 4.0
Added support for:
  • NVDIMM-N for VxFlex storage-only nodes
  • Dell EMC PowerEdge R840 server-based nodes for VxFlex compute-only nodes and VxFlex hyperconverged nodes
  • Cisco Nexus 93240YC-FX2 switch
  • Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2 switch
  • Leaf and spine architecture

Removed references to Vision Intelligent Operations software

February 2019 3.1 Updated diagrams for small and large controllers in System architecture and components
January 2019 3.0 Added support for a two-layer deployment, Red Hat Hypervisor (RHV), NVMe drives, and Cisco Nexus 9236C Switches
August 2018 2.0 VxFlex Manager and VxFlex OS
June 2018 1.9 Added support for expansion of PowerEdge R640 and PowerEdge R740xd servers into systems with PowerEdge R630 and PowerEdge R730xd servers
April 2018 1.8 Added support for new versions of ScaleIO, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), VMware vSphere, and support for the new PowerEdge R640 and PowerEdge R740xd servers
February 2018 1.7
  • Updated Compute node terminology
  • Updated Network topology
  • Updated logical network diagram
  • Added support for ScaleIO
October 2017 1.6
  • Editorial updates
  • Updated Cisco Nexus 9332PQ network topology content
  • Added Cisco Nexus 93180YC-EX Switch
June 2017 1.5
  • Inserted more illustrations in the Network topology section
  • Updated physical network illustration
  • General content updates throughout publication
March 2017 1.4 Updated elevations and physical and logical network diagrams
December 2016 1.3
  • Updated compute components
  • Updated sample configuration elevation diagrams
October 2016 1.2
  • Updated VxRack System product name
  • Updated to support ScaleIO 2.0
  • Updated management software information
  • Removed System infrastructure topic
July 2016 1.1
  • Updates to overview graphics in the System architecture and components section
  • Revised Virtual networks section
  • Revised Base configurations and scaling section
  • Revised elevation drawings in the Sample configurations section
January 2016 1.0 Initial release