Protect applications and systems before intrusion or downtime happens

When business disruptions occur, lost revenue is only the beginning. Unavailable systems stall operations, throw employees off task and introduce unbudgeted recovery costs.

With all the new devices and applications around your working environment, each new device and application creates potential security risks. Not only does your data need protection, your applications also need serious security and protection. Especially with the real threat of malicious intrusions and viruses that can occur to your systems and applications. If data is protected but applications are paralyzed, the issue is no longer if your business can recover, but how quickly you can recover to keep damages minimal.

To find out more about how HP’s Application Protection offerings can help secure and protect your applications, evaluate the common situations below:

Situation A - Microsoft Exchange goes down

  • Your receive an error message
  • All Exchange services are disabled
  • Communication and business grind to a halt


Solution:

HP E5000 Messaging System for Microsoft Exchange
Fully self-contained platform built for Microsoft Exchange. Includes centralized mailbox archiving with access from any device 24 x 7, and preconfigured solutions starting at 500 with up to 15,000 mailboxes.


With this HP solution you get:

  • Automatic database-level recovery from failures. Helps deliver continuity of service with Database Availability Groups (DAGs) that provide built in high availability and disaster recovery.
  • Implementation across multiple locations to keep messaging online even during site failures -- keeps business-critical communication up and running.
  • Ability to add and balance capacity in minutes. Simply add additional storage as required – up to four additional 12TB or 24TB shelves.
  • Affordable, provide uptime at a low cost per mailbox.

Situation B - Oracle application performance has degraded

  • Database is slow to respond to user requests
  • Backups are slowing down critical applications
  • The backup window is gone, need a better backup solution fast

Solution:

HP Data Protector Software
HP Data Protection Software can automatically apply snapshot or other back up configuration to new databases as they come online. It can centrally manage different recovery objectives across virtual and physical servers.

HP P4000 Virtual SAN Storage System
This storage system provides the benefits of a physical server and transforms server disk drives and external legacy storage into a virtual iSCSI SAN. Cost and complexity are minimized.

With this HP solution you get:

  • Snapshot-based backups offload the impact to Oracle or Microsoft servers. Backups can be scheduled at any time.
  • Snapshots can be replicated locally or remotely for backup to tape.
  • Centralized management of software and hardware minimizes impact on IT staff.
  • RPO: Databases can be recovered to any point in time, even to the exact second specified by the backup administrator.
  • RTO: Application can be restarted in minutes once the backup administrator initiates the process from any web-based console.

Situation C - Remote office server goes down

  • Virus infiltrates remote office server
  • Regional sales director can’t access customer information
  • Not enough time to configure a new server


Solution:

HP Data Protector Software
HP Data Protection Software can automatically apply snapshot or other back up configuration to new databases as they come online. It can centrally manage different recovery objectives across virtual and physical servers.

HP D2D StoreOnce Backup System
This backup system allows you to store more data on disk allowing more affordable disk-based data protection. You can also rapidly restore of data and automate/simplify the backup process

With this HP solution you get:

  • A full backup automatically includes disaster recovery image information, no need to keep a separate backup for disaster recovery purposes.
  • Backups are replicated to the central office for fast access in the event of a disaster.
  • The disaster recovery image can be uploaded to an FTP site for download by the remote office .

Learn more about the HP recommended servers, storage, networking, software and services for Application Protection.

Implement one product, a few or all products to achieve the level of data protection that suits your business needs.


Servers

HP ProLiant Server Cluster
Easy-to-install packaged solution combines the power and reliability of the ProLiant server with the high performance and scalability of the HP storage system. This combination provides unsurpassed availability to your data. Supports up to 8-node clustering and multi path shared storage, providing excellent failover for increased uptime.

HP Matrix Operating Environment
Common management platform that manages and orchestrates. Converged Infrastructure configurations and operations. Allows infrastructure to be provisioned and adapted on the fly.

HP Systems Insight Manager
The easiest, simplest and least expensive way for HP system administrators to manage HP servers and storage. Maximize system uptime and health. Targeted primarily for heterogeneous data environments with a significant portion of HP servers and storage.

HP Insight Remote Support
Delivers secure remote support for your HP servers, storage, network, SAN environments and selected multi-vendor devices. 24 X 7, systems can be remotely monitored for hardware failure to avoid problems before they occur.


Storage

HP P4000 G2 SANS
HP P4000 for blade servers, virtual servers, client virtualization, database, email and business applications. P4000 eliminate single points of failure and offer application data high availability, reducing risks without driving up costs.

HP D2D StoreOnce Backup Systems
Flexible disk-based backup with StoreOnce deduplication. Enables network-efficient data replication for scalable, cost-effective data protection of distributed environments.

HP E5000 Messaging System for Microsoft Exchange
Industry’s first fully self-contained platform built for MS Exchange. Keeps business-critical communications online, even during site failures. IT staffs benefit the solutions simplicity to setup, scale and manage and to meet new demands affordably; ideal for multi-site enterprises as well as branch office and remote office environments.


Networking

HP E5400 zl Switch Series
Layer 2/3/4 switches offering the most advanced intelligent edge capability in a chassis (6-slot and 12-slot) form factor. Offers excellent investment protection, flexibility, and scalability, as well as ease of deployment, operation, and maintenance.

HP TippingPoint S110 IPS Series
Perimeter and internal protection. Provides perimeter protection when deployed in front of or behind a router/firewall to immediately protect the network and applications from inbound threats. Deploy this between network zones to provide isolation and protect sensitive zones from internal attacks.

HP Identity Driven Manager
Dynamically provisions network security and performance settings based on user, device, location, time, and endpoint posture.


Software

HP Data Protector Express
A backup and recovery software for smaller organizations without specialist IT staff that require simple yet robust protection for a single machines or small networks .


Services

HP Proactive Select Services
A customizable and menu-based service offering to address technology and process requirements. A committed account support manager who works with customer's IT team to understand its environment and then creates an action plan to meet the objective.

HP Insight Remote Support
Delivers secure remote support for your HP servers, storage, network, SAN environments and selected multi-vendor devices. 24 X 7, systems can be remotely monitored for hardware failure to avoid problems before they occur.