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Real-Time Data Meets Its Match With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform

Business today requires rapid access to data to enable better decision-making. And the data needs to be real-time and it needs to be analyzed quickly. Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for SAP HANA allows you to scale-out and do that real-time analysis.

Analyst Content

No Time to Compare VM Storage? Storage Switzerland Did The Work For You.

See the scalability results for 4 and 8 node clustered Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 systems with 15,000 VMs in real-world environments.

Analyst Content

Does Your Virtualized Converged Enterprise Include Modern Data Protection?

Read this ESG whitepaper to know why converged infrastructure and data protection should be one conversion and how Hitachi Data Systems is delivering it.

Analyst Content

Is There a Better Path to Build a Microsoft Private Cloud? Yes.

Learn how converged infrastructure solutions can help organizations deploy a private cloud in days instead of weeks or months.

Analyst Content

Can Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series Improve Your VMware Environment?

Read this technology insight paper to know how to enhance continuous operations and data integrity for critical VMware vSphere applications with Hitachi Data Systems next generation Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) storage.

Analyst Content

Make continuous application availability in your VMware environment a reality

Enhance continuous operations and data integrity for critical VMware applications with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000.

Analyst Content

In an always-on world, there’s never a good time for Microsoft applications to go down

Read this technology insight paper to know how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 helps to enhance continuous operations and data integrity for critical Microsoft applications.

Analyst Content

Analyze, Discover, Optimize and Save with DIET for Oracle

Learn how Database Infrastructure Evaluation Tool (DIET) from Hitachi Data Systems quickly diagnoses issues with Oracle databases and underlying hardware platforms to provide valuable insights.

Customer Exploration

Why Compromise on Your Cloud? Now You Can Get Everything in One Solution

See how to gain the benefits of public and private clouds without the disadvantages of either one.

Analyst Content

Why Do All The Work to Support Oracle RAC When It’s Done For You?

Read this ESG solution showcase to know how to deliver Oracle RAC on Hitachi UCP 6000. Learn how UCP 6000 is a cloud-ready, scalable and robust foundation for Oracle RAC databases.

Analyst Content

Make Your Oracle Database Investment Count More Than Ever

See why Hitachi has the best of five platforms examined, and the potential ROI enterprises may realize by deploying Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database.

Analyst Content

Real World Economic Benefits of Hitachi UCP for Oracle Database

Get a quick view of the economic impact Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database has on a customer in the insurance industry based in Switzerland.

Brochure

Stuck Between Innovating and Running Your Data Center?

Ask these four key questions to assess if a converged infrastructure with automation is the right way to go for your IT organization

Analyst Content

Looking for a Proven Converged System? IDC Put Ours to the Test.

IDC Research paper based on independent interviews with Hitachi Data System Unified Compute Platform customers. This white paper details the specific customer details across broad industries, and the benefits (both from CAPEX, ROI, etc.) they achieved by deploying UCP.

Analyst Content

Embody the ‘Do More With Less’ Mantra and Save 38.1% By Deploying Hitachi Unified Compute Platform

Read this whitepaper to explore how Hitachi Data Systems commissioned Edison Group to conduct a Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) economics study. Learn how to evaluate the total cost of ownership (TCO) and total cost of acquisition (TCA) realized from migrating self-build deployments.

White Paper

Is Your Business Moving Ahead or Falling Behind?

Learn how to simplify IT management, cut deployment times and lower costs with the right converged solution for your business.

Analyst Content

Finally, a Cost-Effective Platform That Offers Enhanced Reporting While Reducing Deployment and Maintenance Efforts

See why Laud Retailers chose Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform for its combination of customer service, performance and price.

Customer Exploration

Do You Need to Simplify Management, Have Greater Control, Reduce Costs and Quickly Scale? It’s Time to Move to Converged Systems.

See the five requirements you should look for in a converged infrastructure solution.

Analyst Content

As Data Volume Escalates, Finding the Right VM Storage Options Can Be Trying. Prepare for the Challenge.

Solving VM storage challenges with VMware Virtual Volumes and Hitachi Storage

Analyst Content

A Programmable Data Center May Be Key to An Organization's Very Survival. Are You Onboard?

Read about the opportunities and challenges in digital transformation journey with special emphasis on the leadership and technology infrastructure dimensions. Go through our IDC white paper to learn the importance of a programmable data center in digital transformation.

White Paper

Not All SAP HANA Integrated Systems Are the Same. Find Out Why.

Read this IDC White Paper to know about the advantages of SAP HANA approach. Learn key aspects of the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) for SAP HANA platform.

Customer Exploration

Real-Time Insights. Faster Time to Decisions. Brighter Bottom Line. Imagine the Possibilities.

See how to use real-time data from SAP HANA and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform in retail, travel and transportation, and oil and energy industries.

Analyst Content

Oracle Workloads Demand a Storage Solution With Extraordinary Sophistication. HDS Answers the Call.

See the benefits and best practices for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) in Oracle environments.

White Paper

Avoid the Pitfalls of Virtualizing Tier 1 Applications

See the challenges in pushing server virtualization into the last reaches of the data center.

Analyst Content

There’s a new buyer of infrastructure and storage technology today—and it’s not necessarily the IT department.

Learn what business buyers should know when increasing tech spending, and best practices for IT working more effectively with business.

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Photobucket Switches to Hitachi Cloud Services

See how a photo hosting and sharing company shifted from their 20PB data center to Hitachi Cloud Services for greater business agility and innovation.

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Infosys Supports 150,000 Users With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform

Infosysofficials discusses their relationship with HDS and why they chose Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for security, availability and reliability.

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Accelerate Your SAP HANA Adoption With Hitachi’s Help

Maximize the speed, availability and value of SAP HANA by using Hitachi’s enterprise-scale Unified Compute Platform – to scale up or scale out.

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Use Cell Architecture to Build a Customized Data Structure

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform uses cell architecture that lets you scale your data management areas to the exact size you need.

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The Private Cloud: Capitalizing on Converged Infrastructure

Bolster your understanding of converged infrastructure, and find out how Hitachi UCP brings all your IT pieces together for a more efficient system.

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“Converged Is a Cloud” With Hitachi CTO Paul Lewis

Asked about the existence of “convergedless clouds,” tech blogger Paul Lewis explains cloud structure while trying to answer the question.

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Combine Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform and Pentaho

If you’re using Pentaho analytics for your business data requirements, the Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform can help you get even more out of your data.

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Accelerate Real-Time Analysis for Major Retailer

See how Spar, a major retailer, saved time and enhanced performance for faster real-time analysis with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform.

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Improve Reliability, Performance With HDS and SAP HANA

Learn why Target selected Hitachi platforms for its SAP HANA deployments, and advantages it gained by working with Hitachi.

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Combine Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform and Open Stack

If you use Open Stack software for data compute, storage and networking functions, pair it with Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform for even more efficient performance.

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Get Familiar With the New Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform

Turn raw data into intelligent business insight with Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform, an efficient way to use all that data to your best advantage.

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Build a Private Cloud System That Does What You Need

Private clouds are a valuable tool, but they come with challenges. Combining Hitachi and Microsoft resources delivers a solution with clear advantages.

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Case Study: Data System Integration Is Right on Target

Hear how Hitachi’s partnership with Target helped the retailer make huge strides in speed, efficiency and reliability for its SAP HANA app.

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SAP HANA Powered by Hitachi Digital Systems

Virtualize SAP HANA with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform solutions: Bring flexibility, agility and mission-critical readiness to the real-time enterprise.

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You Have Data Goals? Hitachi Can Score Goals All Day

Join us for some football fun – or soccer, if you like – as we examine how innovative Hitachi flash tools leave competitors behind.

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Provision and Manage Physical, VMware Environments

Discover how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere enables management of all the components from a single user interface.

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Bring Converged Data Infrastructure to Your Oracle Database

Learn how you can dramatically accelerate your Oracle deployments while controlling costs, with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 1000.

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Growth, Resilience and Value for the Real-Time Business

The quantity of data and the speed of business have outpaced conventional database technology. But with HDS solutions for SAP HANA, you can keep up.

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Combine Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform and Hadoop

If you use Hadoop technology to collect, store, analyze and manipulate data, add Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform for even more efficient functionality.

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Save Time and Money With Converged Data Management

Combining VMware vCenter Operations Manager and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Director lets you centralize and automate your data system.

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Unlock Your HANA System’s Full Potential With Hitachi UCP

If you’re moving to the SAP HANA platform, accelerate your adoption with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform, to maximize speed, scalability, availability and value.

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Case Study: Three-to-One Data Management Convergence

See how Hitachi’s converged data infrastructure lets Austrian grocery giant SPAR make full use of real-time data analysis and scale for the future.

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Build the Foundation of Your Converged Infrastructure System

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform is the building block for converged infrastructure, delivering better data agility, insight and simplification.

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Simplify Your IT Process With Converged Infrastructure

A converged infrastructure can reduce complexity and streamline operations. You can spend more IT time on innovation and less on routine tasks.

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Take the Workable DIY Approach to Managing Your Big Data

Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform lets you use open-source and easily available components to build a scalable, affordable data management system.

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See How HDS Helps Bumi Armada Berhad Prepare for Future Growth

Watch an international offshore services provider describe how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere delivered the high availability and scalability they needed.

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The Three Key Considerations for Choosing Hitachi

The long-term relationship between global IT giant Infosys and Hitachi comes down to three crucial elements: security, availability and reliability.

Infographic

Spar

Go through this infographic to explore how Hitachi UCP for SAP HANA solutions help SPAR Austria Group and addresse big data challenges.

Infographic

Robustness and Simplicity With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform

Industry analyst IDC illustrates the advantages and benefits of Hitachi’s converged infrastructure solution with its unique compute blade architecture, and highlights several real-life case studies.

Infographic

Russian Railways

Read this customer success infographic to know how Russian Railways relies on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform (UCP for SAP HANA). Go through the challenges faced by Russian Railways and solutions with multifaceted converged approach from Hitachi Data Systems.

Infographic

Cigniti Technologies

Read this customer success infographic to know why Cigniti Technologies, a software testing company, relies on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere. Explore how Cigniti gets solutions for its challenges using Hitachi UCP.

Datasheet

Converged Infrastructure Assessment from Hitachi Data Systems

Know how to unleash new IT-related business opportunities with converged infrastructure assessment from Hitachi Data Systems. Go through HDS fundamental migration steps for no risk and no compromise migrations in this datasheet.

Datasheet

Hitachi Unified Computer Platform (UCP) Director for Microsoft Private Cloud

Automate Your Microsoft private cloud infrastructure more efficiently with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Director. Hitachi UCP director offers end-to-end visibility to the entire converged virtualization infrastructure.

Datasheet

Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform Datasheet

See how the Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform (HSP) combines server computing, server virtualization and storage in a hyper-converged appliance to deliver high-performance NFS ingest, integrated with Hadoop, to provide faster insights from mixed analytics workloads.

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Hitachi Storage Adapters for Oracle Databases

Learn about 5 Hitachi Adapters for Oracle Databases and see how Hitachi storage management adapters provide an integrated management solution for Oracle environments.

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Is your organization ready for Vmware converged systems?

Know how converged infrastructure systems solve your top IT challenges and is your organization ready for VMware converged systems in this infographic from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Gain Instant Access to Data with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for SAP HANA

See how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for SAP HANA enables growth, resilience and value for real-time business.

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A Turnkey Solution to Unify Your VMware vSphere Elements

Create a private cloud infrastructure solution using Hitachi Unified Compute Platform, and manage it all from a single user interface.

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Apply the Right Data at the Right Time: Real-Time Retail

A Hitachi-powered SAP HANA system sorts, stores, manages and provides the exact data you need to maximize your retail operations, in real time.

Best Practice

Deploy VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster on Hitachi VSP G1000 Using Global-Active-Device

Create a VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster environment on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform to provide high availability by allowing virtual machine migration between sites, with no downtime.

Datasheet

Enable Continuous Availability For SQL Server With Hitachi And ScaleArc

Create an agile data tier with Hitachi storage technology and ScaleArc database loading software that enhances Microsoft® SQL Server® continuous availability, performance and reliability.

Best Practice

Disaster Recovery using Hitachi TrueCopy on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000, and Hitachi NAS Platform 4060 Reference Architecture Guide

Deploying a disaster recovery solution using Hitachi TrueCopy on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform in a scale-out configuration.

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Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database with the Oracle Real Application Clusters Option on 16 Nodes Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 with Hitachi Accelerated Flash Reference Architecture Guide

In-depth “how to” for creating an Oracle Database with the Oracle Real Application Clusters Option using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 and Accelerated Flash.

Customer Case Study

Accadis

Go through the success story and know how Accadis streamlines operational efficiency, expands service offering and reaches new customer base with Hitachi technologies.

Customer Case Study

Jiangsu Patent Information Center

Explores how Hitachi Data Systems helped Chinese firm’s IT implement a cloud strategy to simplify and update its complex infrastructure and manage growing unstructured data.

Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Adapter for Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)

Running an Oracle database environment? Learn how Hitachi Storage Adapter for Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) lets you manage backup and recovery through Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control.

Best Practice

Integrate Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 with VMware VAAI

Validates the benefits of VAAI, a set of APIs, to enable ESXi hosts to offload processing for data-related services to Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform to improve virtual machine performance, density, and availability.

Best Practice

Management Software for the Provisioning Lifecycle for SAP Business Suite on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere

Provisioning SAP Business Suite on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 4000 for VMware vSphere using Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Director with an open virtualization format template to automate various procedures.

Best Practice

SAP HANA Scale-Up High Availability with HANA System Replication and Automated Failover using SUSE High Availability Extension Reference Architecture Guide

Describes how to achieve high availability for SAP HANA Haswell scale-up systems with HANA System Replication and automated failover using SUSE High Availability Extension (SUSE HAE).

Best Practice

Scale-Up Tailored Datacenter Configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 Chassis, 520X B2 Server Blades, and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

Recommended Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform solution for CB 500 chassis with 520X B2 server blades, and Hitachi Unified Storage VM in a Tailored Datacenter Integration (TDI) setup with 1TB, 1.5TB, 2TB, and 3TB SAP HANA nodes.

Best Practice

Storage Policy-Based Management with Virtual Volume Block Storage on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 with VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes Tech Note

Storage policy-based management for VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes with use cases enabled by Hitachi Storage Provider for VMware vCenter storage capabilities, based on vSphere APIs for Storage Awareness (VASA).

Best Practice

SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Using 1 TB SAP HANA Nodes Reference Architecture Guide

Design details of how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform works with SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration deployments, which are customized solutions that customers can choose to implement with certified SAP HANA server vendors and storage.

Best Practice

View Composer Array Integration from VMware on Hitachi NAS Platform Technical Note

Describes how VMware Horizon View Composer Array Integration (VCAI) support on Hitachi NAS Platform can cut IP storage network traffic by 96% and NFS file system operations by 89%.

Best Practice

VMware Horizon Desktop Workloads with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 with Active Flash Lab Validation Report

Validates how using active flash in Hitachi Dynamic Tiering on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform reduces storage management complexity and cuts flash module drive costs by 75%.

Best Practice

Migration of 250 Virtual Machines from Block Storage to Hitachi NAS Platform with Server Workload Performance Comparison Tech Note

Recommended configurations for virtual machine (VM) counts for optimum IOPS and latency by testing VMs at scale. Also demonstrates Hitachi NAS Platform abilty to migrate VMs with VMDKs of 1TB or greater.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle RAC on Two Nodes

This paper shows how using Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters provides a high-performance, integrated solution for an Oracle infrastructure. The environment uses Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 with Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 using 520H B3 server blades with Intel Xeon E7-2667 v3 processor CPUs.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for SAP HANA Dynamic Tiering on Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 Reference Architecture Guide

Describes a tailored data center integration solution that extends the capabilities of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform to support SAP HANA dynamic tiering.

Best Practice

Analytics With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform using SAP Predictive Analytics Reference Architecture Guide

Details how to deploy SAP Predictive Analytics on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform which lets you build investigative models within minutes and gain unprecedented insights.

Best Practice

Data Protection for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform using Hitachi Virtual Infrastructure Integrator Lab Validation Report

Demonstrates the value of Hitachi Virtual Infrastructure Integrator to create recovery points with instant recovery for virtual machines hosted on Hitachi storage, using four test cases.

Best Practice

Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Mixed Workloads on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere with Hitachi Unified Storage VM Lab Validation Report

Learn how Hitachi Data Systems concurrently tested a Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 environment with Hitachi Unified Storage VM for a mix of persistent and non-persistent Microsoft® Windows® desktops, as well as for all VDI workloads, including office, knowledge and power workloads.

Best Practice

The Benefits of Server-Side Flash with VMware vSphere Flash Read Cache and FlashSoft Software from SanDisk on Hitachi Compute Blade 500 Lab Validation Report

Read this lab validation report and see how to scale out the number of virtual machines (VMs) per ESXi host by using server-side flash, and how 80% VM density improvement was achieved.

Best Practice

VMware vSphere 6.0 Virtual Volume Environment Deployment in Hitachi Virtual Storage Platforms Implementation Guide

Quick-start installation and configuration instructions for virtual volumes on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) using VMware APIs for Hitachi Storage Provider for VMware vCenter and HCS as an index for each component.

Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Adapter for Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM)

This datasheet explains how Hitachi Storage Adapter for Oracle Enterprise Manager is a single storage management solution for Oracle databases.

Brochure

Top 10 Reasons Customer Consider UCP Solutions for Microsoft Environments

Know the top 10 reasons to choose why customers choose Hitachi Unified Compute Platform solutions for Microsoft environments. Discover how Hitachi UCP improves performance, reliability and agility for Microsoft applications

Brochure

Software Defined Data Center Ebook

Read this eBook to learn how implementing a software-defined infrastructure will solve your challenges today, and prepare you for tomorrow.

Brochure

Itelligence’s SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud Offering

At-a-glance view of  iTelligence S/4HANA “As-a-Service” based on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform.

Customer Case Study

Bricofer Transforms Customer Service With Hitachi Unified Computing Platform

Swiss wholesaler and retailer reduces storage footprint by 50% and response times by a factor of ten while tripling the speed of its batch processing with Hitachi Storage Platform G1000 and Hitachi Accelerated Flash.

Customer Case Study

Infosys (LPAR Virtualization, TDI)

Read this case study to go through the challenges faced by Infosys and solutions with implementation of logical partitioning (LPAR) virtualization for SAP HANA on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform.

Customer Case Study

ContactLab Powers Digital Marketing Service With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere

Learn how the Italian digital direct-marketing services provider built a secure, private cloud-based dual data center solution with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere and reduced its physical data center footprint by 50%.

Customer Case Study

Hitachi Data Systems Brings IT into the Future with Converged Solutions

Hitachi customers explain why they selected an HDS converged infrastructure solution as their optimal choice for reducing operational costs and translating real value to their business.

Customer Case Study

RMZ Modernizes IT, Streamlines Operational Efficiency and Optimizes Scalability With Converged Hitachi Solution

Building-block solution virtualizes RMZ’s SAP HANA environment on VMware to dramatically reduce traditional delays between analytics and operation with near real-time reports and insights.

Customer Case Study

Asia Capital Reinsurance

4-page success story examines how Asia Capital Reinsurance implemented Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for SAP HANA Platform to optimize performance and scalability and enable near real-time insight.

Customer Case Study

Austin Police Department

Read this success story to know how Austin Police Department (APD) is using Hitachi Visualization Platform (HVP) to collect, share and analyze information.

Customer Case Study

Area Science Park

4-page success story describes how AREA Science Park, a leading multisector science park in Italy, chose Hitachi Data Systems to support top performance and consolidation.

Customer Case Study

Business Transformations Through Converged Solutions

This "customer voices" 2-pager provides a collection of key success story summaries profiling how organizations use Hitachi Unified Compute Platform.

Customer Case Study

Bumi Armada Berhad

Know how Bumi Armada Berhad, largest offshore provider in Malaysia, upgrades data availability and ensures minimum downtime with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) for VMware vSphere.

Customer Case Study

CapitalOnline Data Service Co., Ltd.

CapitalOnline Builds Intelligent "Cloud Service" Data Center With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Vmware vSphere

Customer Case Study

Cigniti Technologies

When Cigniti Technologies determined it needed to upgrade its IT infrastructure to support rapid growth in its software testing business it chose Hitachi Data Systems to provide a converged solution.

Customer Case Study

CGI Builds Successful Federal Cloud Services on Hitachi UCP Select for VMware vSphere With Cisco UCS

CGI Builds Successful Federal Cloud Services on Hitachi UCP Select for Vmware vSphere With Cisco UCS

Customer Case Study

COIG Consolidates Disk Storage Systems With Hitachi Unified Storage VM

COIG S.A. invested in two mass storage systems Hitachi Unified Storage VM, building a central data management environment, providing high efficiency and storage reserve for demanding applications of the clients of COIG S.A. The purchase led to a reduction in power supply costs and to reducing footprint, as well as to simplifying the management of the mass storage environment.

Customer Case Study

Cornwall Community Hospital

Cornwall Community Hospital Unifies State-of-the-Art Campus, Builds New Data Center on Single-Source Hitachi Solutions

Customer Case Study

Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited

Read the success story and explore how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere helped Hong Kong Broadband Network to accelerate service time to market, and increase stroage capacity.

Customer Case Study

Huaxi Securities

West China’s Huaxi Securities replaced its out-of-date infrastructure, transforming to a virtualized environment with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere.

Customer Case Study

Infosys (UCP Sap Hana)

Read this success story to know how Infosys deployed VMware vSphere on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform (UCP for SAP HANA).

Customer Case Study

LG Electronics

This success story describes how electronic manufacturer LG Electronics managed data growth and enhanced performance with Hitachi Unified Storage 130 and Hitachi Command Suite

Best Practice

Deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco Unified Computing System Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 in a Scalable Environment

Describes how to build a virtual infrastructure that meets enterprise-level availability, scalability, elasticity and manageability business requirements.

Best Practice

Deploy VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.8 with VMware vSphere 5.5 on the Midrange Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Family Systems Reference Architecture Guide

Reference architecture guide describes a business continuity and disaster recovery solution to protect a VMware vSphere virtualized data center.

White Paper

Kubernetes on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP)

Get a summary of Kubernetes and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) system architecture, integration points and workload benefits in this whitepaper from Hitachi Data Systems.

White Paper

Simplified Management with Hitachi Command Suite

Get an overview of Hitachi Command Suite management use cases. HCS is an integrated management framework encompassing management efficiencies for configuration, data mobility, performance analytics, service level management and replication management.

White Paper

Dynamic Tiering With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform

Learn how UCP 6000 for SAP HANA Dynamic Tiering takes SAP to the next level to extend storage capacity and utilization, take advantage of easily moving data to lower cost tiers, and reap significant capital and operating cost savings.

Best Practice

Achieve Enterprise Performance with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400 in VMware vSphere Environments

Read this lab validation report to know how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) G400 accommodated more than twice the general server workloads when compared to Hitachi Unified Storage (HUS) 150 in a VMware vSphere environment.

Best Practice

Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform: Setup Installation Validation Report

This lab validation report confirms the steps to deploy Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform. The report also describes a quick launch of the kernel-based virtual machine (KVM) instance in Hyper Scale-Out Platform for use by big data applications. Videos illustrate the process.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster on Two Nodes Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 with Hitachi Accelerated Flash Reference Architecture Guide

Reference guide shows how using Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster option provides a high-performance, integrated solution.

Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Microsoft® Private Cloud with Microsoft Hyper-V using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Reference Architecture Guide

In-depth description for the rapid and automated provisioning and de-provisioning of virtual machines with the tight integration of the storage architecture, including the ability to provision new logical unit numbers (LUNs) to support additional virtual machines and them to a host cluter.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for SAP S/4HANA Reference Architecture Guide

Create a three-system S/4HANA landscape on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400, and SAP HANA with SimpleFinancials on Linux Enterprise Servers with HighAvailability Extension.

White Paper

Virtualization Review Fireside Chat - Establishing a Private Cloud

Hitachi Data Systems and Microsoft offers a joint solution for establishing a private cloud that simplify implementation and quickly deliver the benefits of computing model while overcoming many of its challenges.

Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Microsoft Private Cloud for Microsoft Exchange Reference Architecture Guide

This reference architecture helps IT administrators involved in data center planning and design, particularly with a Hyper-V® private cloud infrastructure .

White Paper

Maximize IT for Real Business Advantage

This whitepaper focuses on three key technologies that provide compelling opportunities to maximize IT: all flash systems, unified storage solutions , and unified compute solutions.

White Paper

Virtualization Vroom: Converged Infrastructures for VMware Environments

Know how Hitachi Data Systems and VMware can help you improve IT agility, lower infrastructure costs and move to the cloud with predictable reliability, accelerated value and exceptional flexibility.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere 5.5 U2 in a Medium 1 TB Scale-Up Configuration Using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400 Reference Architecture Guide

Deploying Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere 1TB scale-up configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with 520X B2 server blades and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform in a Scale-Up Configuration Using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500: Global File System 2 Active-Standby High Availability Solution Reference Architecture Guide

Scale-up high availability configurations for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 and Global File System 2 and SAP HANA Storage APIs.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform using 3 TB or 4 TB SAP HANA Nodes in a Scale-out 48 TB or 64 TB Configuration of 16 Active Nodes and 3 Standby Nodes

Use this reference architecture guide to scale out Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform with up to 16 active nodes and 3 standby nodes. Create either a 48 TB configuration using 3 TB SAP HANA nodes or a 64 TB configuration using 4 TB SAP HANA nodes.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with Logical Partitioning in a Scale-up Configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

In-depth description of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with logical partitioning (LPAR) as a scale-up pre-configured virtual appliance providing real-time access to operational data for analytics.

Datasheet

Storage Provider for VMware vCenter

Reap the benefits of virtualized IT infrastructure with integrated Hitachi storage and VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere in a Medium Scale-Up VMware vMotion Configuration with 1 TB Nodes Using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere in a Medium Scale-Up VMware vMotion Configuration with 1 TB Nodes Using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

Best Practice

SAP Business Suite on HANA on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 4000 for VMware vSphere Reference Architecture Guide

Design concept for running SAP Business Suite on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 4000 for VMware vSphere.

Best Practice

Deploy Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Reference Architecture Guide

Reference architecture focuses on the planning, designing, sizing, and deploying Microsoft® SharePoint® 2013 with VMware ESXi using HitachCompute Blade 500, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000, and Brocade networking.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere in a Medium 1 TB Scale-Up Configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

Describes how to deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on VMware vSphere in a scale-up configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 (with 520X B1 server blades) and Hitachi Unified Storage VM.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform in a Scale-Up Configuration Using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500: OCFS2 Active-Standby HA Solution Reference Architecture Guide

Scale-up configurations for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform on Hitachi Compute Blade using SAP HANA storage API, SMP connection board for 520X server blades, LAN PCIe and Fibre Channel adapters.

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on Two Nodes Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 With Intel Xeon E7-8893 v3 Processor CPUs

Validated Oracle database infrastructure design that provides high availability, scalability and performance for small- to large-scale online transaction processing (OLTP) workloads.

Brochure

HANA Let us guide you into the future!

From zero to enterprise cloud in 14 weeks: iTelligence S/4HANA “As-a-Service” based on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform gets you there with no risk and no capital outlay.

Customer Case Study

Summary: Deluxe Corporation Case Study

To transform its business model for competitive advantage, Deluxe Corporation chose Hitachi Cloud Managed Solutions and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere.

Video

Hitachi Data Systems Services - a Partner for Business Outcomes

Hear from the CIO's from Porsche Holding, Nextirone & Spar and CEO of Etam, on how they benefit from HDS Services and Solutions.

Customer Case Study

Infosys Deploys Private Cloud Solution Featuring Combined Hitachi and Microsoft Technologies

Infosys Deploys Private Cloud Solution Featuring Combined Hitachi and Microsoft® Technologies

Customer Case Study

M.Video

This success story describes how a leading retailer M.Video ever growing business needed a new storage infrastructure to improve performance and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for SAP HANA.

White Paper

Horizon View 6.2 on Virtual Storage Platform F800 Lab Validation Report

This report measures both compute and storage performance metrics for Provisioning, Boot, SvMotion, and Recompose on Flash Module Device (FMD DC2) against SAS 10K Spindles when each task is running.

Customer Exploration

Maximize VDI Performance with Hitachi Storage

Read this solution profile to learn how to maximize performance and ensure zero worry for virtual desktop infrastructure with Hitachi storage and software. Explore VSP family benefits for persistent-desktop VDI environments.

Analyst Content

The New Business Economics of Desktop Virtualization

Go through the whitepaper on new business economics of desktop virtualization and why Virtual Desktop Infrastructure makes sense.

Infographic

Hong Kong Broadband Network

Read this customer success infographic to know how Hong Kong Broadband Network integrated its virtual and physical infrastructure by leveraging Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP), converged infrastructure and cloud services from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Exploration

5 Criteria For Choosing The Right Converged System

Explore criteria for choosing the right converged system which includes 5 requirements to look for in a converged infrastructure solution.

Customer Case Study

Infosys Provisions SAP HANA Virtual Machines in Minutes

Read the VMware-Hitachi Data Systems case study and see how Infosys pioneered the implementation of VMware virtualization for SAP HANA on the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform.

Customer Case Study

USF Position Note: SAP HANA

USF France Database Special Interest Group reports on the latest compelling SAP HANA advancements for French companies.

Customer Exploration

5 Ways to Modernize Copy Data Management and Reduce Impact of Backup and Recovery

Go through the checklist for reducing impact of backup and recovery in your organization. Read about the five ways to modernize copy data management with Hitachi Data Instance Director (HDID) and the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) family.

Customer Exploration

Stop Freezing Email Accounts Now

Solve out-of-control Microsoft Exchange email storage challenges with cost-effective archiving systems from Hitachi.

Customer Exploration

Modern Data Protection For SQL Server Databases With Hitachi Instance Director

Learn how Hitachi Data Director (HDID) workflow-based policy engine prioritizes data protection and service level agreement (SLAs) to meet recovery point, recovery time data retention objectives.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Data Systems and SAP Deliver the Platform for Real-Time Business

Know how to drive real-time decisions with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) for the SAP HANA in this solution profile from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Case Study

Onlanta Ltd

Russian cloud services provider upgrades its IT infrastructure with Hitachi Unified Storage VM and Hitachi Accelerated Flash to deliver cost-effective capacity and performance and respond to quickly changing client demands.

Customer Case Study

OAO Otkritie Brokeridge House

4-page success story describes how OTKRITIE Brokerage House, a leading financial services provider, consolidates its business-critical resources in the cloud with a file and content solution based on Hitachi technologies.

Customer Case Study

AO Raiffeisenbank | Hitachi And Brocade Solution Implementation - Success Story

AO Raiffeisenbank, a subsidiary of Raiffeisen Bank International AG, uses best-in-industry virtualization and fabric solutions from Hitachi Data Systems and Brocade. Read this success story to explore about Hitachi and Brocade solution implementation at Raiffeisenbank.

Customer Case Study

SFS Group Moves Toward a Successful Future With a New Private Cloud Infrastructure From Hitachi Data Systems

Swiss manufacturer updates data center for the future by building a private cloud with Hitachi Compute Platform for VMWare VSphere. The solution delivers more flexibility and business responsiveness while reducing total infrastructure costs by 20%.

Customer Case Study

International Retailer Implements Hitachi Converged Solution to Manage Real-Time Analytics of Massive Data Volumes

SPAR, a leading Austrian retailer was tackling future IT challenges, particularly those relating to big data. More than ever before, the retail sector is faced with rapidly increasing volumes of data and the simultaneous need to analyze this data rapidly. Hitachi Data Systems Unified Compute Platform for SAP HANA converged scale-out solution was implemented to meet every one of SPAR's requirements

Customer Case Study

Hitachi Telecom Partners Host Software as a Service on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for Microsoft Private Cloud

Hitachi Telecom Partners Host SaaS on Hitachi UCP Select for Microsoft Private Cloud

Customer Case Study

Surebridge IT

Australian-New Zealand cloud and service provider division of HDS helps SureBridge develop a presence in the cloud services market based on Hitachi technologies.

Customer Case Study

Security Centres International

Know how Security Centres International (SCI) and Hitachi Visualization addresses a wide range of safety and security concerns. Read this success story to explore how SCI fosters true social innovation and proactive public safety solutions in the Caribbean.

Customer Case Study

Zhengzhou Dennis Department Store Co., Ltd.

Chinese Retail Group Relies on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Move to High-Performance SAP HANA Computing.

Customer Exploration

Dedicated Networks for IP-Based Hitachi Storage Systems

Read about Brocade VCS Fabrics for dedicated IP storage networking. Learn about dedicated Networks for high-performance, predictable and resilient IP-based Hitachi Storage Systems.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Data Systems and Rolta Solution based on SAP HANA® allows smarter decisions for Utility, Oil & Gas and Chemical Industries

Know how to decide in real-time with Hitachi UCP and Rolta OneView for SAP HANA. Read this solution profile to know how to make real-time analytics in utilities, oil & gas, chemicals and other process industries.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for SAP HANA Dynamic Tiering

Learn how Hitachi’s converged platform boosts the usability and access speed of SAP HANA Dynamic Tiering, so you get more value from your IT investments.

Customer Exploration

The Unbeatable Storage for VMware

Read this solution profile to know how All-Flash Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) F Series provides powerful performance and simplified data management. Go through the key value and benefits of Hitachi storage integration with VMware vSphere.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Microsoft® Private Cloud

Learn about Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) for Microsoft Private Cloud. Know how to transit your enterprise workloads to Microsoft Private Cloud with next-generation converged infrastructure.

Customer Exploration

UCP Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS Solution Profile

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) Select for VMware vSphere combined with Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) to maximize the value of virtualized data center.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Solutions With Brocade Networking

Read this solution profile about Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) solutions with Brocade networking to learn how to create an agile data center that accelerates business advantage.

Specifications

Hitachi Data Systems Integration With Microsoft - Product Line Card

Go through the product line card of Hitachi Data Systems Integration with Microsoft for converged, storage and server. This is a quick reference card for generally available plug-ins for Microsoft environments.

Specifications

Hitachi Storage and Converged Platform Integrations for VMware Line Card

Go through the product line card of Hitachi Plug-ins for VMware for compute and converged. This is a quick reference card for generally available solutions for VMware environments.

Training

Virtualizing Critical Applications with VMware vSphere and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000

Attend the webcast and learn how to uncover challenges and benefits of virtualizing critical applications, understand storage requirements, and know how Hitachi VSP G1000 addresses requirements for true business continuity.

Customer Exploration

Top 10 Reasons to Choose Hitachi Storage for VMware

This solution profile discusses the the key benefits of deploying HDS Storage for VMware environments. All benefits are corroboted by customer benefits.

Customer Exploration

7 Ways To Advocate Converged Systems With IT Decision Makers

Learn about 7 key points that will help you advocate converged systems in this ebook, 7 ways to advocate converged systems with IT decision makers, from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Case Study

Russian Railways and Hitachi Data Systems Successful Partnership

Explore how Russian Railways leveraged Hitachi Unified Compute Platform, the converged solution, to bring virtualization and get excellent performance.

White Paper

Protect Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 2000 for VMware vSphere with Hitachi Data Instance Director and Hitachi Virtual Infrastructure Integrator Lab Validation Report

This lab validation report demonstrates the use of Hitachi Data Instance Director along with Virtual Infrastructure Integrator to protect Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) 2000 for VMware vSphere.

Press Release

E3 Magazine: Perfectly Combined - SPAR and Hitachi Data Systems

Go through the cover story in the E3 magazine special edition and know how customers benefit from the integration of Hitachi products and services with SAP HANA.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster enables your organization to meet the demands of increasing performance and enterprise-class resilience. Know how UCP 6000 for Oracle RAC optimizes Hitachi compute blades, Hitachi enterprise-class storage and Hitachi software.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform: A Close-Up Analysis of the IT Economics Necessary for Meeting Business-Defined Demands

Know the economic impacts of using Unified Compute Platform (UCP) and learn how Hitachi converged infrastructure improves the total cost of ownership for IT

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Architecture Guide

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with Logical Partitioning in a Scale-Up Configuration Using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 Reference Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with logical partitioning (LPAR) in a scale-up configuration is a pre-configured virtual appliance ready to plug into a network to provide real-time access to operational data for use in analytic models.

Best Practice

Backup and Recovery of UCP for SAP HANA With Backint

This reference guide describes the creation of a backup and recovery solution for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform in a scale-out configuration using Backint for SAP HANA, the backup and recovery application-programming interface for the SAP HANA database.

White Paper

Realizing the Economic Benefits of a Converged Infrastructure

Learn about the value of converged infrastructure solutions for the business-defined economy. Achieve the desired business outcomes with the Hitachi converged solutions

Best Practice

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 2000 for VMware vSphere Reference Architecture Guide

This solution uses Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 2000 (UCP 2000) for VMware vSphere to provide rapid provisioning and de-provisioning of virtual machines.

White Paper

Hitachi Dynamic Virtual Controller Technology

Technical whitepaper describes the design of the Dynamic Virtual Controller technology used in the Hitachi Unified Storage 100.

White Paper

Unleash Oracle Performance With Flash Storage

Download Hitachi Data Systems Whitepaper template and know about the basic requirements for creating a whitepaper.

Best Practice

SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gx00 using 1.5 TB and 2 TB Nodes Reference Architecture Guide

Implement SAP HANA using Tailored Datacenter Integration (TDI) on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform with two Hitachi NAS Platform servers.

Datasheet

Hitachi Data Instance Director

Looking to modernize your data center? Read how Hitachi Data Instance Director provides business-defined data protection for organizations and simplifies recovery, disaster recovery and long-term retention operations.

Datasheet

Hitachi Universal Replicator Remote Replication Software - Datasheet

This datasheet summarizes the key features and functionality for Hitachi Universal Replicator (HUR) software. Get this remote replication software for Hitachi storage to ensure business continuity, optimize resources usage and improve efficiency.

Datasheet

Hitachi TrueCopy Remote Replication Software for Hitachi Storage

This datasheet describes the key features and functionality for Hitachi TrueCopy Remote Replication for Hitachi storage. Leverage Hitachi Truecopy software to simplify data protection, ensure business continuity and disaster recovery across metro distances.

Analyst Content

Convergence: The Architecture of the 21st Century - ESG Infographic

Read ESG infographic, Convergence: The Architecture of the 21st Century, to explore how critical global issues can now be addressed with IT investment and how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) with Brocade Networking support some of the world’s most critical applications.

Analyst Content

Convergence: The Architecture of the 21st Century - ESG White Paper

Read our ESG white paper, Convergence: The Architecture of the 21st Century, to learn how a converged infrastructure can deliver the agility needed to maintain and grow your business simultaneously. Know how Hitachi UCP with Brocade Networking support some of the world’s most critical applications.

Customer Case Study

Credit Union of Australia accelerates analytical decision making with Hitachi Storage

Hitachi Data Systems Powers Credit Union of Australia's Brand Transformation

Customer Exploration

Move at the Speed of Business and Reduce TCO With UCP 1000 for SAP HANA

Read this solution profile to see how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 1000 for the SAP HANA Platform allows you to move your organization at the speed of business while staying within your IT budget.

White Paper

Hitachi Data Protection Suite for SAP Business Suite on Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere Reference Architecture Guide

This paper describes a data protection (operational protection) architecture using Hitachi Data Protection Suite as backup software for SAP Business Suite on Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere.

Best Practice

Analytics with UCP 6000 for SAP HANA Reference Architecture Guide

Use this reference architecture guide to deploy SAP business analytics applications and data provisioning tools on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA platform.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi's Approach to 3-Data-Center Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Hitachi's solution for disaster recovery for smaller organizations overcomes cost and complexity hurdles with its 3D architecture approach.

Architecture Guide

Hitachi UCP 2000 for Microsoft Private Cloud - Reference Architecture Guide

Download our reference architecture guide to see how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) 2000 for Microsoft Private Cloud provides rapid provisioning and de-provisioning of virtual machines for you.

White Paper

UCP 6000 for SAP HANA in a Scale-up Config. (Intel Xeon E7-88xx v4 Processors)

Read this reference architecture guide to see how to deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA platform in a scale-up configuration for different sized solutions using Hitachi Compute Blade 2500, 520X B3 Server Blades, and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G200.

Analyst Content

The Programmable Datacenter: Foundation for Digital Transformation - IDC Infographic

Go through IDC infographic to know how digital transformation is essential to thrive in the digital economy. The Programmable Datacenter delivers automation and optimizes IT infrastructure for both traditional and cloud apps.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Predictive Analytics

Cut customer churn with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Predictive Analytics. Read this solution profile to learn how telecom and media service providers can use this solution to find in-depth data their customer retention programs need.

Customer Exploration

Consolidate Business Intelligence Applications on a Single Converged Platform

This solution profile provides an overview of Analytics with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform solution. Learn how analytics with UCP 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform helps organizations to manage change by collecting and analyzing a wide range of data.

Customer Case Study

PI Industries Modernizes IT With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Solution

PI Industries Ltd, an agricultural fertilizer manufacturer in India, had aging infrastructure that was unable to handle exponential growth. To meet this challenge, the company implemented Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform.

White Paper

Create the Data Center of the Future: Accelerate the Value of Cloud Computing with the Right Infrastructure

Read about the data center of the future which will be built on more flexible infrastructure to support both traditional IT and newer cloud environments. Know about challenges of today's data center and the cloud-driven data center of tomorrow.

Customer Case Study

Turkcell achieves consolidation and performance improvement goals with Hitachi

Turkcell, a leading mobile phone operator was seeking to reduce their data footprint and improve performance. By implementing HDS enterprise and file storage, Turkcell was able to significantly reduce floor space and power consumption, while enhancing performance and improving response times.

Customer Case Study

Cortal Consors

4-page success story examines how Europe's Cortal Consors, a top banking, financial services and brokerage firm, launched an expansion into consumer banking. To implement this ambitious plan in the field of IT, Cortal Consors opted for Hitachi Data Systems storage solutions.

Architecture Guide

Accelerate Digital Transformation for Mission-Critical Databases and Apps While Meeting Oracle Performance and Availability Demands

This reference architecture guide tells how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 solutions lower the TCO of customer's Oracle environment and improve the agility of their IT infrastructure while delivering the performance, protection and flexibility that Oracle databases and critical apps demand.

Implementation Guide

UCP 1000 for SAP HANA in a Scale-up Configuration Using Rack Mounted Server

Use this reference architecture guide to configure Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 1000 for SAP HANA using a rack optimized server for solutions, 2U single node. Implement this solution using internal storage in the rack optimized server for solutions or using an external storage sub-system.

Brochure

Hitachi Data Protection Suite, Powered by CommVault

Overview of the HDPS family including new individually-licensable modules: IntelliSnap, email archive, end-point protection and VM protection.

Best Practice

DR using HUR on UCP for SAP HANA using CB 2500, VSP G800, and HNAS 4060

Use this reference architecture guide to determine the overall layout of a disaster recovery solution using Hitachi Universal Replicator on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA platform in a scale-out configuration. Components include Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Compute Blade 2500, and Hitachi NAS Platform 4040.

White Paper

Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle RAC on 2 Nodes Using VSP G800 and Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4

Use this reference architecture guide to configure your Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on two CPU nodes using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4 processors.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster on 4 Nodes Using VSP G800 and Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4

Use this reference architecture guide to configure your Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on four CPU nodes using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4 processors.

White Paper

Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle RAC on 2 Nodes Using VSP G800 and Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4

Use this reference architecture guide to configure your Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on two CPU nodes using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4 processors.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on Two Single-CPU Nodes Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 With Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4

Use this reference architecture guide to configure your Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters on one CPU node using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4 processors.

White Paper

Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle RAC on 4 Nodes Using VSP G800 and Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4

Use this reference architecture guide to configure your Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Cluster on four CPU nodes using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800, Hitachi Accelerated Flash, and Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 with Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4 processors.

Analyst Content

ESG VMP Lab Validation Report Summary

ESG VMP Lab Validation Report Summary provides highlights of the lab validation report on Hitachi Video Management Platform.

Solution Profile

Top 10 Reasons Why to Choose Hitachi Hyperconverged Systems

Go through our solution profile to know about top ten reasons why Hitachi Hyperconverged Systems used to simplify IT, reduce TCO and eliminate risk.

Datasheet

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 4000: Make Your Most Demanding Enterprise-Class Applications Agile

Learn how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 4000 allows you to build a valid infrastructure to host any enterprise application optimized for the cloud in this Hitachi UCP 4000 datasheet.

Solution Profile

Automate, Simplify With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere

Learn how you can transit your enterprise workloads to VMware vSphere with the converged infrastructure and virtualization capabilities of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere and its Hitachi UCP Director software.

White Paper

Remote Office and Branch Office Deployment with Hitachi Hyperconverged Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC)

This paper focuses on Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI) deployed on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC) in remote offices with limited IT resources or staff on-site.

White Paper

Discover how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC delivers compute, storage, virtualization, management, and data protection in an agile, scalable and resilient hyperconverged infrastructure.

This tech note provides test results and a use case overview for a configuration that creates 100 virtual machines (VMs) via different desktop assignments and multiple application assignments by means of Horizon Air Hybrid-Mode 1.0 on top of a three-node VSAN cluster using UCP HC v240F. It also creates multiple enabled writable volume AppStacks and assigns them to desktops/users.

Datasheet

Enhance Business Agility With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 2000

Read this datasheet to learn how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 2000 (UCP 2000), an entry-level converged infrastructure solution, enhances business efficiency, agility and performance. UCP 2000 benefits and specifications are included.

Analyst Content

Achieving Value with Hitachi UCP Converged Infrastructure Solution - IDC Infographic

Read our IDC infographic, achieving value with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) converged infrastructure solution, to go through the statistics about how UCP leads to higher user productivity and drives long-term value for organizations.

Datasheet

Enterprise Blade Computing With Hitachi Compute Blade 2500: Flexibility, Scalability and Outstanding Performance

Hitachi Compute Blade 2500 delivers top computing power and performance, as well as unprecedented scalability and configuration flexibility. Know about Hitachi CB 2500, an ideal data center platform, in this datasheet from Hitachi Data Systems.

Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for the SAP HANA Platform With Logical Partitioning Reference Architecture Guide

Read reference architecture guide to learn how to deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with logical partitioning (LPAR) in a scale-up configuration to provide real-time access to operational data for use in analytic models.

Datasheet

Improve Operational Efficiency With Hitachi Automation Director: Datasheet

Explore how Hitachi Automation Director automates and customizes infrastructure management tasks such as storage provisioning and storage management to improve operational efficiency. Review the software’s key capabilities, features and benefits.

Best Practice

Deploy Oracle Multitenant on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database Reference Architecture Guide

Learn about the design and implementation of a solution for Oracle Database 12c environment with Oracle Multitenant on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Private Cloud Solution Profile

Hitachi provides organizations the platforms, technologies, and services they need to build secure private cloud implementations.

Datasheet

Hitachi Converged Platform for Oracle Database datasheet

Integrated Hitachi compute and storage solution for Oracle database applications.

Best Practice

Create a scale-out 24 TB or 32 TB configuration for UCP for SAP HANA

Use this reference architecture guide to create a scale out configuration of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform with 16 active nodes and 3 standby nodes in a 24 TB or 32 TB configuration.

Customer Exploration

HDS and SAP Accelerate Innovation with Information

4-page solution profile details how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) Select for the SAP HANA Platform enables enterprises to maximize their SAP investments for SAP HANA use cases, delivering scalability, agility and reliability.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform With the Power of Pentaho

Drive Real-Time Decisions With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform and Pentaho

Brochure

Hitachi InsBiz

Explore solutions from our InsBiz Center, where you are invited to come and test, evaluate and observe in practice how Hitachi can help you to build your Business-Defined IT.

Customer Exploration

4 Ways to Maximize Your Investment in Converged Infrastructure

Read about the 4 ways to maximize your investment in converged infrastructure which includes best practices of converged infrastructure implementation.

Customer Exploration

5 Tips to Maximize Your SAP HANA Landscape - Checklist

Go through 5 tips to maximize your SAP HANA platform with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) converged infrastructure approach.

Brochure

Speed Digital Transformation With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Solutions

In the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Solutions overview, learn how we can accelerate your digital transformation with our converged infrastructure solutions, based on UCP HC hyperconverged, enterprise-ready UCP 2000 and UCP 4000, and UCP 6000 systems.

Analyst Content

Forrester Total Economic Impact: Improve Your SAP HANA Performance and ROI

See why Hitachi Unified Compute Platform customers achieve impressive financial benefits and performance gains for their SAP HANA platforms.

Customer Case Study

Infosys Improves IT Performance With Hitachi Flash Technology

Read our information technology case study to learn how Infosys, a global leader in technology consulting services, improved performance and business user satisfaction with a Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and Hitachi Dynamic Tiering solution.

White Paper

Gear Up for the "As-A-Service" Era

An exploration of the organizational and technical considerations in building a private cloud.

White Paper

Explore Hitachi UCP 4000 and VMware NSX in Reference Architecture Guide

Read our reference architecture guide to learn more about Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) 4000 and UCP 4000E architecture with VMware NSX, Brocade and Cisco Layer 3.

White Paper

The Evolution and Benefits of Hitachi Visualization Platform and Its Video Management Platform for Today’s Video Surveillance Architectures

Read this whitepaper to know about the evolution and benefits of Hitachi Visualization Platform and its Video Management Platform. Go through HVP Video Management Platform offerings and architectures.

Datasheet

Hitachi Hyper-converged Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC) - Datasheet

Learn how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC) hyperconverged solution delivers virtualization, compute, storage, management and protection in an agile, scalable infrastructure and easily integrates with VMware’s Virtual SAN.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Cloud Solutions - Solution Profile

Read this solution profile about Hitachi Cloud Solutions to learn how Hitachi Data Systems delivers secure, flexible, scalable and easy-to-manage cloud storage infrastructures. Explore the Hitachi strategy and approach to the cloud.

Customer Case Study

Case Study: Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database Helps Raiffeisenbank Cut Costs and Improve Performance

Read our case study about how Raiffeisenbank cut data warehouse costs by two thirds, acquired data two times faster, and accelerated data analysis with Unified Compute Platform for Oracle Database.

Datasheet

Choose Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Advisor for Seamless Management

Review this UCP Advisor datasheet for the benefits and specifications of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Advisor, our composable infrastructure management solution. It is designed for DevOps, continuous delivery and continuous integration models.

Customer Case Study

Transform SAP HANA Performance With HDS Converged Solutions

Learn how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) converged solutions for SAP HANA have helped our customers.

Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Adapter for Oracle VM

Read this datasheet to know how Hitachi Storage Adapter, a single storage management solution for Oracle VMs, enables you to monitor and provision Hitachi storage for Oracle virtual machines (VMs) quickly and easily.

Brochure

Get The Most Out of Your Oracle Investment For Less

Hitachi Data Systems supports Oracle databases of more than 80% of the Fortune 100 companies. Read this Hitachi eBook to explore how to reduce costs and maximize performance of your Oracle database infrastructure.

Best Practice

Bridge the Bimodal IT Gap and Accelerate Your Digital Transformation

Converged infrastructure is the most efficient and powerful platform to take on these separate but equal requirements. Manage, monitor and control the enterprise at your fingertips with an integrated, pretested, prevalidated solution that unifies all data center components, including compute, storage, network and virtualization.

Customer Case Study

Deluxe Corporation Transforms Business Model With Hitachi Managed Cloud Solutions and Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere

Learn how Hitachi’s cloud solution accelerates business transformation by supporting new growth and services without increasing IT staff or outsourcing expenses

Customer Case Study

Converged Infrastructure Is Made For One Business: Yours

Discover how organizations like yours have used Hitachi Converged Infrastructure solutions to address IT challenges and transform your data center.

Brochure

Power Up Your Enterprise Applications - Get the Most Out of Your Oracle Environment

Learn about the Top 3 challenges facing Database Administrators and how to address them with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) for Oracle database environments.

Customer Exploration

3 Criteria for Choosing a Converged System to Deliver Real-Time Business Insights

Gain real-time business insights to choose a converged system in this 3 reasons checklist from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Case Study

Owens Corning

Ever the Innovator, Owens Corning Transforms Customer Experiences with Precision Performance from Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

Customer Case Study

Centris

4-page success story identifies Centris AG as a successful player in the IT services sector. In order to consistently offer these services at the highest level, the infrastructure of the Centris data warehouse needed to be brought up to date. The company chose to answer the challenge with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for Oracle Database.

Brochure

Converged Comparison Guide

This comparison guide illustrates the strength of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) relative to currently available enterprise converged infrastructure platforms from HP, VCE, and NetApp.

Infographic

Roadmap Visual - Transition from Physical, Virtual, Cloud to Converged

Learn about the four steps to transition from physical, virtual, and cloud to the converged infrastructure. Know how to manage and control technology costs, productivity, and security through converged solution

Infographic

The Future of Convergence

Know how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform makes convergence a reality. Read the future of convergence for more information.

Customer Exploration

Accelerate Digital Transformation for Mission-Critical Databases and Apps While Meeting Oracle Performance and Availability Demands

This solution profile tells how Hitachi All-flash converged solutions lower the TCO of customer's Oracle environment and improve the agility of their IT infrastructure while delivering the performance, protection and flexibility that Oracle databases and critical apps demand.

Customer Exploration

Converged Infrastructures Deliver The Full Value of Virtualization

Learn how converged infrastructures deliver the full value of virtualization in this point of view. Know how a converged infrastructure system from Hitachi Data Systems can give you the virtualization performance, scalability and reliability you need.

White Paper

Simplify Business: SAP S/4HANA and Converged Infrastructure

Learn how powerful Hitachi converged solutions simplify business SAP S/4HANA and optimize your SAP landscape. Know why your infrastructure matters across the SAP landscape in this whitepaper.

White Paper

Be A Digital Disrupter: Unlock Deeper Insights From Your Oracle Data

Learn how three of our customers transformed their businesses, launched new products and optimized the infrastructure that supports their Oracle environments with solutions from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Exploration

Top 10 Reasons To Choose Hitachi Application Services For SAP

Explore the top 10 reasons that make Hitachi the best choice for application services to run SAP environments. Read this solution profile to know why hundreds of global enterprise SAP clients have trusted oXya, now a Hitachi Data Systems company.

Customer Case Study

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