Product : Scale Computing, HC3 [HCI]/8.6.5, x86
Feature : Overview, Assessment, General
Content Owner:  Herman Rutten
Name: Hyperconvergence (HC3)
Type: Hardware+Software (HCI)
Development Start: 2011
First Product Release: 2012
Scale Computing was founded in 2007 and began to ship its first SAN/NAS scale-out storage product, in 2009. Mid 2011 development started on the Hyperconvergence (HC3) platform, which was to combine the 3 foundation layers, being compute, storage and virtualization, into a single hardware appliance. HC3 was built to provide ultra simple ease-of-use and initially targeted at the SMB market. The first HC3 models were released in August 2012.

In Januari 2019 the company had an install base of more than 3,500 customers worldwide. In January 2019 there were 130+ employees working for Scale Computing.