Hitachi Data Systems and Cisco Partnership

Data Center Networking Solutions : Cisco
  • Hitachi Data Systems and Cisco work together to deliver agile, scalable and efficient virtualized solutions to meet the needs of the most demanding environments
  • As the worldwide leader in networking, Cisco technology transforms how individuals and organizations connect, communicate and collaborate
  • Layering a rich set of features onto a high-performance switch fabric, the Cisco MDS 9000 Family meets the needs of businesses of all sizes

Market Leaders Make Effective Solutions

Cisco, the worldwide leader in networking, offers a complete data center portfolio of secure, intelligent data, storage and server networking products. The integration of these products and technologies into network architectures enables the consolidation of compute, storage and network resources within and between data centers.

The relationship between Hitachi Data Systems and Cisco brings together technologies from 2 market leaders in storage systems and networking infrastructure to offer you comprehensive storage solutions. Combining Hitachi storage products and the Cisco MDS 9000 Family of SAN switches lets you enjoy the flexibility and scalability of Cisco MDS 9000 and the proven reliability and performance of Hitachi storage. Hitachi Data Systems and Cisco have certified the interoperability of these products. For more information on storage networking solutions, visit

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UCP Select, Oracle RAC

See the converged solution for your data center with this CVD guide for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for Oracle RAC with Cisco UCS. Read more.

CGI Deploys UCP Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS

As a premier full-service hosting and cloud provider, CGI is in the business of delivering results that matter and credits its success to a complete cloud approach and converged, robust IT solutions from Hitachi Data Systems, VMware and Cisco. Read more.

Information Is Innovation

Innovation is the source of change, and information inspires it. Innovate intelligently and you will grow your company, and change the world. Innovate With Information.

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) provides information infrastructure, storage solutions and services that help companies innovate with information to make a difference in the world. HDS offers a single, virtualized platform for all data – structured and unstructured – to help organizations store, manage, search and protect their information and big data in the data center and the cloud.