What is Unstructured Data?

      This video provides an introduction to unstructured data along with the storage and management solutions available from Dell Technologies.


      Gartner Magic Quadrant

      For the fifth consecutive year, Dell Technologies is a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage.3

    • Innovate with Unstructured Data through the Edge, the Core and the Cloud

      • Organizations need to manage massive amounts of unstructured data that continues to grow exponentially. Whether the data is created at the edge, core or cloud, unstructured data helps customers understand business results while quickly acting on flexible opportunities. 

    • Accelerate your time to innovation with the PowerScale family

    • PowerScale OneFS powered scale-out storage solutions are designed for organizations that want to manage their data, not their storage. Our storage systems are powerful yet simple to install, manage and scale to virtually any size. Meet your most demanding business needs with a choice of PowerScale all-flash nodes along with Isilon all-flash, hybrid or archive nodes.

      Public or private cloud | Variety of workloads | Innovate with data insights

    • Explore PowerScale data management software

    • PowerScale Family

    • Transforming workloads across industries

    • Making AI Real

      Making AI Real

      PowerScale is the foundation for building an integrated and optimized IT infrastructure for AI initiatives, from POC to production. The integration and optimization showcased includes PowerScale, PowerEdge, PowerSwitch and Dell Precision Data Science Workstations.

    • Expanding capabilities for Media & Entertainment

      Expanding capabilities for Media & Entertainment

      Ideal for companies of any size from small VFX houses to multi-national broadcasters, Dell EMC PowerScale storage provides a foundation for storytelling offering secure collaboration, modular expansion, flexible consumption models and easy cloud integration, all with management tools spanning multiple platforms.

    • Accelerating Next-Gen Sequencing

      Accelerating Next-Gen Sequencing

      Dell EMC Unstructured Data Solutions portfolio is a key aspect of a next-generation sequencing environment by delivering performance, being easy to manage, and accelerating whole-genome sequencing. 

    • Awards & Reviews

    • Explore PowerScale resources

    Customer Stories



      Dell EMC PowerScale keeps University of Pisa at the edge of technology

      University of Pisa increases productivity and efficiencies with Dell EMC PowerScale, which allows them to consolidate their HPC workloads with ease.



      MullenLowe transforms remote working efficiencies with PowerScale

      PowerScale allows this creative agency to store their data reliably and efficiently while their employees work remotely. 



      PowerScale sets creative production company up for now and the future

      Like a Photon Creative transforms their business with remote work Accelerating innovation and boosting productivity.

    • Medacist Uses AI To Advance Healthcare Analytics


      Medacist Uses AI To Advance Healthcare Analytics

      Medacist empowers healthcare providers to gain drug diversion insight and keep patients and hospitals safe with data analytics and AI enabled PowerScale.

    Product Overview

    Demos and Videos

    • Introducing PowerScale

      Introducing PowerScale

      PowerScale is the new standard for unstructured data, providing simplicity, flexibility and intelligence.

    • PowerScale Video Playlist

      PowerScale Video Playlist

      Additional PowerScale feature overviews and demos.

    • Interactive Demo

      Interactive Demo

      Experience a guided walkthrough of PowerScale.

    • Virtual Product Tour

      Virtual Product Tour

      Learn more about PowerScale's architecture and key features.

    • Technology Powers Rollercoasters Podcast

      Technology Powers Rollercoasters Podcast

      Learn how OneFS is helping to improve rollercoaster safety as they reach new heights.

    • Introducing PowerScale

      What Makes PowerScale Different From Isilon?

      Learn what innovations made PowerScale possible and how the new family includes new PowerEdge based nodes as well as existing Isilon nodes.

    Analyst Reports

    • Total Economic Impact of PowerScale OneFS

      Total Economic Impact of PowerScale OneFS

      Learn about the cost savings and business benefits enabled by PowerScale.

    • Gartner's Magic Quadrant

      Gartner Magic Quadrant

      Five years a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage.

    • Accelerate workloads and simplify data management

      Accelerate workloads and simplify data management

      Learn how Isilon solutions deliver the performance needed to drive demanding workloads.

    • Dell EMC Makes Its Efficiency Story Even Stronger

      Dell EMC Makes Its Efficiency Story Even Stronger

      This lab validation report documents the results of recent performance testing of Isilon All-Flash storage.

    • Software-defined File Storage Offering Exceptional Flexibility

      Software-defined File Storage Offering Exceptional Flexibility

      Dell EMC is providing digital organizations greater choice, flexibility and control of data with PowerScale.

    • Software-defined Architecture is Foundation of IT Transformation

      Software-defined Architecture is Foundation of IT Transformation

      Learn why architecture becomes more important than the delivery model when  organizations are aiming toward agility and flexibility.

    • Forrester TEI Spotlight: PowerScale

      Forrester TEI Spotlight: PowerScale

      To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with Dell EMC PowerScale, Dell Technologies commissioned Forrester to interview PowerScale customers and to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study.

    • Dell Technologies on Demand

      More choice, flexibility and assurance in how you consume IT infrastructure

      Dell Technologies On Demand offers a consumption-driven, as-a-service optimized business model ideally suited for the way on-premises infrastructure and expertise is consumed in the on-demand economy.

    • Services & Support


      ProSupport for Enterprise

      Highly trained experts around the clock and around the globe to address your IT needs, minimize disruptions and maintain a high-level of productivity.


      ProDeploy for Enterprise

      Integrate new technology into existing environments with confidence through extensive planning and validation by expert certified engineers.


      Dell Financial Services

      Acquire technology on your terms with a variety of flexible payment solutions from Dell Financial Services.**

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    • 1 IDC WW Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 2020 Q3, December 8, 2020 – Vendor Revenue.

      2 Source: Based on 2Q19 shipments of x86 servers. Source: IDC Quarterly Server Tracker, Q2 2019.

      In previous years, Dell Technologies was listed as Dell EMC in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage.

      * June 2020, “The Total Economic Impact™ Of Dell EMC PowerScaleOneFS Powered Systems,” a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Dell Technologies.

      ** Based on Dell EMC analysis, May 2020. Actual results will vary.