Ready for Software-Defined Storage?

What is software-defined storage (SDS) and how is it affecting the data center? On behalf of its customers, HP asked IDC.

Read IDC’s response

Software-Defined Storage that puts your needs first

Reduce what you use


Lower capital investment*


Smaller footprint*


Reduced energy costs*

High-availability of HP software-defined storage ensures product delivery

“With HP, we have a comprehensive storage solution based on the VSA software and the StoreVirtual appliance…We gain high availability, ease of maintenance, scalability, and built-in synchronous and asynchronous replication—all without a massive investment in hardware.”

—Chris Cavanna, Network Engineer, Silgan Containers

Read the complete Silgan Containers case study (PDF, 528 KB)



*HP comparison of traditional dual-controller disk array and 2 node server cluster vs. 2 node server cluster with VSA storage.