Overview

Whether tasked with building an IT as a Service (ITaaS) infrastructure, adding cloud storage services to your datacenter or implementing a specific cloud solution, HP Converged Storage delivers the essential infrastructure and services you need for private, public and hybrid clouds.

HP can help your business:


  • Leverage secure, reliable hybrid cloud services based on HP’s on-premise storage and OpenStack leadership with third party solution providers
  • Build a private cloud with a wide range of technologies including object storage, software-defined storage and multi-tenant primary storage
  • Deploy online file sharing or archiving with the object storage interfaces of HP StoreAll Storage
 

Klikon Solutions adds high quality cloud computing to its IT services client offering

“We were determined to build our own cloud computing infrastructure….The quality and cost effectiveness of the HP storage solution was a stand out.“

—David Abouhaida, Director, Klikon Solutions


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Hybrid Cloud Services

Leverage HP’s leadership in OpenStack technology for the rapid integration of cloud services into your existing datacenters, whether building on your own or offloading the work to a third-party managed service.

Private Cloud

Build your private cloud with HP storage solutions—designed for IT as a Service (ITaaS). With multi-tenancy to securely support many clients, software-defined storage for modular, scalable cloud infrastructure and OpenStack technology enabling rapid innovation, HP helps your business deploy a new generation of provide cloud applications.

Online File Sharing

Regain control over employee data sharing with an enterprise-class, IT-managed data sync and sharing service. Get a complete solution for securely storing your data on-premise or in the cloud with HP storage and Citrix ShareFile with StorageZones.

Need the scalability and cost-effectiveness of a public cloud computing environment while retaining the control and privacy that a corporate firewall provides? Then consider evolving your data center to an IT-as-a-Service center built as a hybrid cloud. HP storage provides a breadth of solutions designed to help make that evolution as seamless as possible.

Are you facing these challenges?

  • Trying to balance strong control over your mission critical data with a flexible, elastic data center model
  • Looking for cost effective scalability during temporary periods of high compute and storage demand
  • Seeing lower-than-expected ROI due to storage inefficiencies in your data center environment

HP storage solutions can help

  • Seamlessly move workloads between HP StoreAll Storage and other OpenStack enabled cloud storage platforms using OpenStack Swift APIs
  • Boost performance and scalability with a reliable, enterprise storage infrastructure designed for hybrid cloud environments
  • Identify the right cloud provider services to interface with your private cloud
 

Deploy Cloud Storage Services

With cloud storage services growing in popularity, enterprises are challenged to control where sensitive data is stored and how it is accessed. HP StoreAll with an OpenStack Swift object storage interface helps your business deploy a new generation of hybrid cloud applications that provides secure day-to-day file sharing and synchronization services and long-term, offsite archiving.

Leverage Cloud Provider Services

Looking for a cloud services provider? You need one that offers cost-effective, secure and trusted services while meeting the most demanding SLAs. HP CloudAgile Service Providers leverage HP Converged Cloud solutions, including HP CloudSystem built on HP 3PAR StoreServ, to cost-effectively meet your requirements for security, reliability and flexibility.

Need to deliver compute and storage resources as a service while retaining privacy and control over your data? With a private cloud, get all the benefits of other cloud models while retaining control and privacy. HP storage provides a bread of solutions designed for private clouds and is here to help evolve your traditional data center into a privately run IT-as-a-Service center.


Are you facing these challenges?

  • Moving to a cloud model without losing control and security of critical applications
  • Looking to consolidate resources and drive higher ROI on your IT spend
  • Transitioning IT in order to offer infrastructure and applications resources as services

HP storage solutions can help

  • Lower data center costs with the open source approach of an OpenStack Swift API integration
  • Release hidden value in your current assets with software-defined storage, which can help reduce storage costs by 80% thru the use of existing infrastructure
  • Deliver higher performance levels, greater availability and next-generation functionality to help future proof your private cloud deployment
 

Teradata Megah deploys HP 3PAR StoreServ to create a consolidated, cloud-ready storage platform

“After examining each vendor’s proposition, we were more impressed with the architecture, performance and redundancy offered by the HP 3PAR StoreServ solution.“

—Sandford Jonathan, CEO, Teradata Megah PT


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Evolve to Object Storage

With cloud storage services growing in popularity, enterprises are implementing object storage to eliminate the complexity of traditional file-based storage and provide a next-generation, cloud-ready infrastructure. With the direct OpenStack Swift API integration in HP StoreAll Storage, HP helps business facilitate the move to object storage.

Deploy Software-Defined Storage for Cloud Storage

Leveraging the storage resources already dedicated to a virtualized server, software-defined storage can provide substantial costs savings to cloud providers. HP’s industry-leading solution, HP StoreVirtual VSA, does this and more, offering a complete set of advanced data services, such as snapshots, thin provisioning and multi-site disaster recovery.

Deploy Multi-Tenant Storage for a Secure Private Cloud

Multi-tenancy is the key component needed to offer cloud services at scale. HP 3PAR StoreServ Storage delivers on multi-tenancy with higher service levels with less infrastructure. 3PAR StoreServ delivers higher performance levels, greater availability and next-generation functionality for today’s and tomorrow’s cloud services.

User mobility and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) trends are challenging IT to reconcile employees’ desire to access data on any device from anywhere with the need to protect intellectual property and address compliance requirements.


Are you facing these challenges?

  • Worried about your corporate data living on public file sharing services
  • Need to meet data sovereignty and compliance requirements
  • Want to offer file sharing and collaboration tools but need strong IT controls

HP storage solutions can help

  • Deploy on-premise storage with industry leading solutions, like Citrix ShareFile
  • Scale from small installations to large scale enterprises
  • Manage and implement an easy-to-use file sharing and sync solution
 

Citrix ShareFile with StorageZones

Regain control over your employee data sharing with HP storage and Citrix ShareFile with StorageZones. Get an enterprise-class, IT-managed, data sync and sharing service where user data can be securely stored on-premise or in the cloud. Expanded on-premise and hybrid deployment options with HP StoreAll and HP StoreEasy storage are now available for joint customers.

HP Enterprise Cloud Services: Mobility Cloud File Management

Looking for someone else to manage and implement an easy-to-use file sharing and synchronization solution for your workforce? Check out HP Helion Mobility Cloud File Management service with HP StoreAll. There is no need to give up control of your data—take advantage of HP Enterprise Cloud Services Virtual Private Cloud with optional, secure on-premise StoreAll Storage.

Suggested products

Challenges to solve Recommendation
Building Momentum
First Sync and Share project; limited budget
HP StoreEasy 1000
Optimized, efficient, secure and highly available storage that simply addresses file and application storage challenges, no matter the size of your business.
Managing Growth
Support increasing number of users; multiple on-premise storage deployments at different locations for performance
HP StoreEasy 1000
Pre-configured hardware with the latest generation storage OS for purpose-built file storage. StoreEasy installation and network configuration wizards simplify installation and prevent configuration errors for faster deployment.

HP 3PAR File Services Controller with HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000
Store all of your data on a single system that supports advanced features such as storage federation and automated tiering.
Business Expansion
Need to maximize ROI while positioning enterprise for growth and scale
HP 3PAR File Services Controller with HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000
Store all of your data on a single system that supports advanced features such as storage federation and automated tiering and enables you to start small and grow without disruption.

HP StoreAll 8800
Reduce the cost, complexity and time required to store, retain, protect, manage, access and extract business value from your continuously growing unstructured data.
Agile Enterprise
Maximum scalability with the latest technological advances
HP StoreAll 8800
Reduce the cost, complexity and time required to store, retain, protect, manage, access and extract business value from your continuously growing unstructured data.