Press Kit: June 21, 2010
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HP Technology Forum 2010

Building on the momentum of its Converged Infrastructure strategy, HP today announced industry firsts in server, storage, network and power management technologies that enable clients to shift millions of dollars in operational costs to activities that drive business innovation.


Overview | HP ProLiant G7 Servers and blades | HP BladeSystem and Virtual Connect | HP Intelligent Power Discovery | HP Intelligent Power Discovery | HP StorageWorks | HP Technology Services Converged Infrastructure Capabilities | Alliance Partners | HP Executive Biographies

Overview

News release, Advisories and Fact Sheets

HP Automates and Simplifies IT to Save Companies Millions of Dollars in Operational Costs

DreamWorks Animation Looks to HP for Its Next-generation Networking Infrastructure

New HP Scale-up Servers Automate Converged Infrastructure Environments

HP Advances Data Center Fabrics, Server Scalability and Application Automation

HP Management Technology Eliminates Millions in Overprovisioning Costs

HP StoreOnce, the Next Generation in Data Deduplication Software

New HP Virtualized Storage Solutions Reduce IT Sprawl

HP Technology Services Extend Converged Infrastructure Capabilities

Event details

HP Tech Forum in Las Vegas, NV at Mandalay Bay Resort

Monday, June 21 – Thursday, June 24, 2010

June 21 at 11:00 a.m. PT: Press conference led by HP’s Dave Donatelli, senior vice president and general manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking; Mark Potter, senior vice president and general manager, Infrastructure Software and Blades; Dave Roberson, senior vice president and general manager, HP StorageWorks.

View the press conference.

Follow the event live on Twitter: #HPTechForum

Presentation by HP’s David Donatelli

Presentation by HP’s Mark Potter

Presentation by HP’s Dave Roberson

Executive Biographies

Dave Donatelli, executive vice president and general manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking

Mark Potter, senior vice president and general manager, Infrastructure Software and Blades

Event Photos

Dave Donatelli presenting at Tech Forum

Mark Potter presenting at Tech Forum

Mark Potter with new HP ProLiant G7 servers

Mark Potter with new HP ProLiant G7 servers

Mark Potter and the traditional approach, which required more than 217 parts and cables to connect 16 servers to the network

Mark Potter and the traditional approach

HP’s approach to connecting servers to the network saves up to $185,000 per rack versus traditional infrastructure. The traditional approach requires 217 parts and cables; with HP, only 2 Virtual Connect modules

HP customer, Merritte Stidston, director of IT, McKesson Corporation, with Mark Potter, executive vice president and general manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking

Merritte Stidston, director of IT, McKesson Corporation talks about how HP BladeSystem Matrix helps to get applications running in minutes

Dave Roberson, senior vice president and general manager, HP StorageWorks, showcases the HP StorageWorks D2D4312, which automates data deduplication across a single unified architecture driving simplicity and efficiency

Dave Roberson presenting at Tech Forum

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HP ProLiant G7 Servers and blades

HP ProLiant servers are key building blocks for the HP Converged Infrastructure, which provides clients with the foundation for the data center of the future. The new G7 ProLiant line-up features a number of innovations in automation that allow clients to speed application delivery more effectively, better utilize IT resources and achieve improved return on investments.

News Advisories and Fact Sheets

New HP Scale-up Servers Automate Converged Infrastructure Environments

Videos and Images

HP ProLiant DL980 G7 image

HP ProLiant BL465c G7 image

HP ProLiant BL685c G7 image

HP ProLiant DL580 G7 image

HP ProLiant DL585 G7 image

HP Executive Biographies

Jim Ganthier, vice president, Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP

McLeod Glass, director, Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP

Ramon Van Zanten, director, Sales and Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP Multi-Country Area

Tony Bunn, business development manager, Industry Standard Servers, HP EMEA

Additional Information

HP Proliant DL980 G7 server data sheet

HP ProLiant BL465c G7 server data sheet

HP ProLiant BL685c G7 data sheet

HP ProLiant DL580 G7 data sheet

HP ProLiant DL585 G7 data sheet

HP ProLiant Family Guide

Reality Check Server Insights Blog

HP ProLiant servers What’s New page

Follow us on Twitter at ISSGeekAtHP

Contacts

Dayna Fried, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
+1 949 422 7206
dayna.fried@hp.com

Christina Dalit, Burson-Marsteller for HP
+1 415 591 4008
christina.dalit@bm.com

HP BladeSystem and Virtual Connect

HP today introduced new capabilities to its HP BladeSystem portfolio, enabling clients to reduce network sprawl and shift millions of dollars in resources from IT operations to organizational innovation.

News Advisories

HP Advances Data Center Fabrics, Server Scalability and Application Automation

Videos and Images

HP BladeSystem Matrix image

HP BladeSystem Matrix screen shot

HP Virtual Connect Flex Fabric module image

HP Executive Biographies

Mark Potter, senior vice president and general manager, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

Gary Thome, vice president, Strategy and Architecture, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

John Gromala, director, Product Marketing, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

Additional Information

HP BladeSystem Matrix solution brief

Realizing TCO Savings with HP BladeSystem Virtual Connect Flex-10 Technology whitepaper

Blades What’s New webpage

Eye on Blades Blog

IDC White Paper: HP BladeSystem Matrix: Delivering the Converged Infrastructure

Follow us on twitter at BladeNews

PR Contacts

Jason Treu, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
+1 214 893 3096
jason.treu@hp.com

Nicole Tanenbaum, Burson Marsteller for HP
+1 312 596 3477
nicole.tanenbaum@bm.com

HP Intelligent Power Discovery

In an industry-first advancement for green data centers, HP announced HP Intelligent Power Discovery management technology that creates an automated, energy-aware network between IT systems and third-party facility management tools.

News Advisories and Fact Sheets

HP Management Technology Eliminates Millions in Overprovisioning Costs

Videos and Images

HP Intelligent Power Discovery graph image

Additional information

HP Intelligent Power Discovery data sheet

Follow us on Twitter @HPConverge

HP Executive Biography/Biographies

Doug Oathout, executive vice president, Converged Infrastructure, HP

Jim Ganthier, vice president, Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP

PR Contacts

Dayna Fried, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
+1 949 422 7206
dayna.fried@hp.com

Christina Dalit, Burson-Marsteller for HP
+1 415 591 4008
christina.dalit@bm.com

HP StorageWorks

HP today announced HP StoreOnce, a new generation of data deduplication software that can be deployed at multiple points in a converged infrastructure enabling clients to more efficiently manage and control data growth. In addition, the new HP StorageWorks P4800 BladeSystem SAN and the HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) Cluster enable clients to consolidate servers, storage and desktops to create V irtual Resource Pools of capacity.

News Advisories and Fact Sheets

HP StoreOnce, the Next Generation in Data Deduplication Software

New HP Virtualized Storage Solutions Reduce IT Sprawl

Videos and Images

HP StorageWorks D2D4312 Backup System image

HP StorageWorks P4800 BladeSystem SAN image

HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) Cluster image

HP StoreOnce: A Guided Tour

HP StoreOnce: The Business Case

June 21 StorageWorks announcement overview

HP Executive Biographies

Tom Joyce, vice president, Marketing, StorageWorks, HP

Dave Roberson, senior vice president and general Manager, HP StorageWorks

Lee Johns, director, Marketing, Unified Storage, StorageWorks, HP

Additional Information

HP StorageWorks D2D Backup Systems webpage

HP StorageWorks D2D Backup Systems Family data sheet

HP StorageWorks P4800 BladeSystem SAN webpage

HP StorageWorks P4000 G2 SAN Solutions Family data sheet

HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) Cluster webpage

HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) Cluster data sheet

HP Reference Architecture with VMware View 4 and HP StorageWorks P4800 BladeSystem SAN solution brief

HP StorageWorks announcement webpage

HP StoreOnce webpage

HP StoreOnce feature article

HP StorageWorks Tape and Disk-to-Disk Data Protection family guide

HP Client Virtualization Reference Architecture with Citrix XenDesktop on Microsoft Hyper-V solution brief

HP Converged Infrastructure Reference Architecture for VMware View whitepaper

Around the Storage Block Blog

Follow us on Twitter: @HPStorageguy

PR Contacts

Michael Herrera, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
michael.herrera@hp.com
+1 720 560 3890

Fabienne Guildhary, Burson-Marsteller for HP
fabienne.guildhary@bm.com
+1 212 614 5029

HP Technology Services Converged Infrastructure Capabilities

HP provides a complete portfolio of technology services that enable clients to simplify, integrate and automate their IT environments to rapidly respond to organizational change and accelerate time to revenue. New service offerings announced today extend HP’s Converged Infrastructure, which provides a blueprint for clients looking to eliminate sprawl, complexity and excess maintenance costs.

Fact Sheet

HP Technology Services Extend Converged Infrastructure Capabilities

Executive Biographies

Michelle Weiss, vice president, Marketing, Technology Services, HP

William (Bill) Kosik, director, Energy and Sustainability, Critical Facilities Services, HP

Flynn Maloy, director, Portfolio Marketing, Technology Services, HP

PR Contacts

Stacey Hoskin, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
+1 816 429 6477
stacey.hoskin@hp.com

Ellen Healy, Burson-Marsteller for HP
+1 617 406 1657
ellen.healy@bm.com

Alliance Partners

Alliance partner news from HP Technology Forum 2010.

News Advisories and Fact Sheets

HP and Microsoft Introduce Infrastructure Consulting Services for Data Warehouses

HP and Microsoft Introduce Desktop Virtualization Solution

HP and Microsoft Introduce New tools for Frontline Channel Partners

HP and VMware Unveil Integrated Storage, Desktop and Connectivity Solutions

Executive Biographies

Paul Miller, vice president, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking Solutions and Strategic Alliances, HP

PR Contacts

Beth Bilal, Worldwide PR Manager, HP
+1 707 709 8906
beth.bilal@hp.com

Rukmin Ramsuchit, Burson-Marsteller for HP
+1 415 591 4102
rukmin.ramsuchit@bm.com

HP Executive Biographies

Lynn Anderson, vice president, Influencer Marketing, HP Enterprise Business

Lorraine Bartlett, vice president, Worldwide Marketing, Strategy and Operations, Business Critical Systems

Kirk Bresniker, vice president and chief technologist and HP Fellow, Business Critical Systems

Tony Bunn, business development manager, Industry Standard Servers, HP EMEA

Callahan, Senior Director, WW Security Product Marketing, TippingPoint

Steve Dietch, vice president, Marketing, HP Networking

Aman Dokania, vice president and general manager, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP APJ

Dave Donatelli, executive vice president and general manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking

Denoel Eller, country manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP Brazil

Paul Evans, worldwide lead, Application Transformation Solutions, HP

Martin Fink, senior vice president and general manager, Business Critical

Dave Fredrickson, vice president, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP Canada

Jim Ganthier, vice president, Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP

Joseph George, client virtualization business lead, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

Saar Gillai, advanced technology group lead, HP Networking

McLeod Glass, director, Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP

John Gromala, director, Product Marketing, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

Gabriella Guazzo, product manager, Business Critical Systems, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP Multi-Country Area

Juan Carlos Guerrero, manager, Marketing, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP Canada, Brazil and Mexico

Barbara Hallmans, business manager, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP EMEA

Jeff Hausman, vice president, Industry Standard Storage, HP

Simon Hum, Director, Marketing, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP APJ

Lee Johns, Director, Marketing, Unified Storage, StorageWorks, HP

Tom Joyce, Vice President, Marketing, StorageWorks, HP

Lee Kedrie, chief technologist, HP Services Solutions Expertise Center HP Enterprise Business

Geoff Kereluik, vice president, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking Sales, HP Canada

William (Bill) Kosik, director, Energy and Sustainability, Critical Facilities Services, HP

Flynn Maloy, director, Portfolio Marketing, Technology Services, HP

Octavio Márquez, president and general manager, HP Mexico

Bethany Mayer, vice president, Marketing, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP

Jay Mellman, senior director, Product & Solution Marketing, HP Networking

Paul Miller, vice president, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking Solutions and Strategic Alliances, HP

Doug Oathout, executive vice president, HP Converged Infrastructure

Paul Perez, vice president and chief technologist, StorageWorks enterprise storage business, HP

Mark Potter, senior vice president and general manager, Infrastructure Software and Blades

Dave Roberson, senior vice president and general manager, HP StorageWorks

Noelle Stecca, product manager, StorageWorks, HP Brazil

Helen Tang, worldwide lead, Data Center Transformation Solutions, HP

Gary Thome, vice president, Strategy and Architecture, Infrastructure Software and Blades, HP

Olivier Vallois, manager, EMEA Data Center and Core Category, HP Networking

Ramon Van Zanten, director, Sales and Marketing, Industry Standard Servers, HP Multi-Country Area

Michelle Weiss, vice president, Marketing, Technology Services, HP

Alfredo Yepez, director, Sales and Marketing, Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking, HP Multi-Country Area

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