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Atlantis USX is an HCI product is a software-defined storage solution (100% software or also available as an integrated in the HyperScale appliances).

The Atlantis USX Community Edition allows technical aficionados to learn how Atlantis brings performance, agility, increased capacity, and mature data services to the data center.

Atlantis USXAs the complete USX product, the CE can be installed on VMware vSphere (5.5 or 6.0) or Citrix XenServer (6.5/7.0). Community members can now experience the same software-defined storage technology that is used in 7 of the top 10 banks with over 1 million virtual workspaces.

Minimum host hardware requirements are:

  • CPU – 2.0Ghz+ | 4 cores
  • 32 GB of RAM ( is minimum for Simple Hybrid ‘Small’ – 60GB – Volume)
  • 200 GB Storage Capacity

There is also a recorded webinar to learn more about it, the supported use cases and the limitations:


Virtualization, Cloud and Storage Architect. Tech Field delegate. VMUG IT Co-Founder and board member. VMware VMTN Moderator and vExpert 2010-20 and vExpert Pro. Dell TechCenter Rockstar 2014-15. Microsoft MVP 2014-16. Veeam Vanguard 2015-19. Nutanix NTC 2014-20. Several certifications including: VCDX-DCV, VCP-DCV/DT/Cloud, VCAP-DCA/DCD/CIA/CID/DTA/DTD, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, CCA, NPP.