Do you need to manage your HPE Converged Infrastructure from VMware? HPE OneView for VMware vCenter, the rebranded HPE Insight Control for VMware vCenter solution, seamlessly integrates the manageability features of HPE ProLiant, BladeSystem, Virtual Connect and Storage with VMware solutions. Gain deep insight and control of virtualized HPE Converged Infrastructure environment—reducing the time it takes to make important changes, increase capacity or manage planned and unplanned downtime.

When used with the automation power of HPE OneView, best practices for a Converged Infrastructure can be defined once and reused many times and provision an entire cluster with compute and storage fully configured in five easy steps. New integrations in VMware vCenter Operations Manager and Log Insight are also available and deliver powerful Analytics and deeper troubleshooting tools to your VMware administrators.

What's new

  • HPE OneView and Insight Control licensed Servers and HPE Storage are managed together under VMware vCenter with HPE OneView for VMware vCenter.
  • Now delivered as a Virtual Appliance making initial setup easier!

Features

Seamlessly Integrate Key Converged Management Capabilities in VMware vCenter Solutions

HPE OneView for VMware vCenter simplifies administration with easy access in VMware vCenter Server client to health, inventory, and configuration monitoring. You can combine physical and virtual views of your virtualized infrastructure, within the VMware vCenter.

Visually trace and monitor your infrastructure network end-to-end, from the host all the way to the individual network modules connected within your domain, delivering comprehensive management of the network making it easy to review and change any Hewlett Packard Enterprise specific information.

View and monitor the configuration of your HPE Array portfolio by diving into detailed tables that provide the relationship between volumes to LUN connections to your virtual machines or ESX server hosts.

With HPE OneView for VMware vCenter Operations Manager, critical trend changes are surfaced up. Includes dashboards that facilitate the identification of root cause problems and impacted resources across the Converged Infrastructure.

Reduce Planned and Unplanned Downtime with Automated Responses

With HPE OneView for VMware vCenter you can automate actions on alerts. Receive pre-failure and failure alerts on Hewlett Packard Enterprise server components and automate evacuation of VMs based on events that affect your physical systems. Templates are provided and ready to be configured.

You can take control by invoking HPE remote management tools, such as iLO, Onboard Administrator, Virtual Connect Manager and Systems Insight Manager, in-context of the host you have selected, directly from the vCenter console.

Accelerate configuration of VMware host networking and Virtual Connect by viewing required host networking changes and synchronizing configuration with a single click.

HPE OneView for VMware vCenter Operations Manager and HPE OneView for VMware Log Insight allows even faster troubleshooting of your environment when problems occurs.

Increase Capacity on Demand for Provisioning and Deployment

With HPE OneView for VMware vCenter, deploy ESX/ESXi hosts on bare-metal HPE ProLiant Servers directly from VMware vCenter with a simple right click on a cluster or deploy VMware hypervisor on a bare-metal server. When completed, your new hypervisor is added to the appropriate cluster.

Let HPE OneView for VMware vCenter assist in provisioning your Hewlett Packard Enterprise storage. Add new datastore, delete or expand an existing datastore, create new VMs from template, or clone existing VMs.

When used with HPE OneView licensed hosts and HPE 3PAR Storage, the process for provisioning server and storage together is fully automated from a simple 5 step wizard.

Maintain Stability and Reliability of Your Environment

Use HPE OneView for VMware vCenter to maintain stability by monitoring and deploying firmware on HPE ProLiant ESXi hosts that have the HPE software bundle installed.

HPE OneView for VMware vCenter offers role-base security. You can assign permission to single-sign on using the three role levels part of VMware vCenter server to segment the level of access and control.

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