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Hitachi Data Systems Makes Debut on Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays

Gartner review of vendors who offer all-flash arrays.

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Hitachi Data Systems Named a Leader Again in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Disk Arrays

Gartner Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Disk Arrays, November 2016

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Spend More Time Innovating and Less Time Running Routine Tasks

Data Center Management Must-Have: Automation

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Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Leads in Gartner Report

Get valuable insights about disk array solution leaders to explore your options. Download a complimentary copy of Gartner’s 2015 "Critical Capabilities for General-Purpose, High-End Storage Arrays" report today!

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Your Storage System Capacity Has Reached a Tipping Point. Now What?

See why emerging trends such as on-premises cloud storage, the Internet of Things and big data analytics will increase demand for object storage capabilities.

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Ready to Break Through the High-Performance Computing Barriers?

Discover High-Performance Computing (HPC) and why it is becoming a critical tool for gaining a competitive advantage.

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1,500 Hitachi Content Platform Customers Already Know; Now It’s Your Turn

Learn about the usability of Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere and Hitachi Content Platform as well as features such as duplication elimination, compression and encryption.

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Take the Shortcut to the Agile, Available and Automated IT Infrastructure Foundation

ESG white paper outlines the demands on IT and storage today, and discusses how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 delivers a holistic storage platform for the future that serves enterprise needs.

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Compelling Flash Economics Driving Strong Flash Deployments in the Enterprise

Go through IDC whitepaper which is focused on economic benefits of flash storage deployment for enterprises of all sizes and considering the types of application workloads where flash is often used and why.

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The Evaluator Group Results Are In: Hitachi Virtual Storage Excels for Microsoft Hyper-V

See the benefits of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform, including active-active stretched clusters, storage continuity, workload mobility, nondisruptive data migration and more.

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Software-Defined Storage is Just the Beginning of Smarter Storage Infrastructure

Industry analyst Enterprise Strategy Group examines what mission-critical, smarter storage systems should look like to meet contemporary market, business, and technology challenges.

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Goodbye BYOD Compromise, Hello Data Freedom

Learn why Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere on-premises solution enables a better experience, improves productivity, collaboration and data protection.

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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.

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Does Your Object Storage Comply With Dodd-Frank and Other Guidelines?

LiquidHub Consulting was engaged by HDS to assess HCP for compliance with Dodd-Frank and related SEC, NASD, and CFTC regulations. The goal of this assessment is to certify that HCP is in compliance with the various regulatory guidelines. The governing rules for Dodd-Frank, NASD, and CFTC with regard to records and record retention are contained within SEC Rule 17a-3 and SEC Rule 17a-4. Rule 17a-3 pertains to which records and governance of the records needed to be retained and Rule 17a-4 deals with the methods and requirements of storage by which the records will be maintained.

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Up Your Flash Storage Performance Game With the VSP F Series

Storage industry analyst Silverton Consulting examines Hitachi’s F- and G-series flash storage products, comparing the features with existing Hitachi products and explaining the significant competitive advantages.

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Storage Performance is No Longer Enough. Gaining an Advantage Also Requires Data Services.

Learn how Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) provides a single platform for all data and compare HUS VM's all-flash system with IBM Flash System V840.

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Avoid Encryption Chaos: Lock Down Your Data With the Right Enterprise Encryption Strategy

See how an encryption strategy can help large organizations avoid costly operations and security vulnerabilities.

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News Flash: Flash Storage Projects are in the Top 10 IT Storage Initiatives

See the top 10 storage projects, storage capacity purchased and applications moving onto flash today.

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With the Right Partner, Taking the Cost, Risk and Aggravation Out of Data Migration is Easy

Simplify data migration with migration center of excellence capabilities that ease migration efforts by lowering its required time, cost and risk.

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Don’t Take Chances With Your Object Storage: Government Compliance is Key

This technical report is a compliance assessment by Cohasset Associates, Inc. of the HCP Compliance Mode Namespace capabilities relative to the storage-related requirements of SEC Rule 17a-4(f), which regulates the storage of electronic records for members, brokers or dealers.
Cohasset’s assessment concludes that the functional capabilities of the HCP Compliance Mode Namespace, when properly configured and utilized, meet the conditions of the relevant requirements of SEC Rule 17a-4(f).

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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.

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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.

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ESG: Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 – Pushing the Functionality Envelope

See how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 software-defined capabilities and high-performing hardware foundation meet today's always-on, agile infrastructure requirements.

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The Evolution of IP Storage and Its Impact on The Network – ESG White Paper

Learn about IP storage networks, keys to building an IP storage environment, and case studies highlighting the benefits of IP storage networks.

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.

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Hitachi Data Systems Content Platform Portfolio

Go through ESG Lab Validation Report Summary on Hitachi Content Platform, an Integrated, secure and agile content mobility solution by Hitachi Data Systems

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Experts Agree: Hitachi brings its “A game” to the flash market

Hitachi Data Systems has just begun shipping a handful of products that will heavily increase its competitiveness in flash. Read this impact report to know how Hitachi steps up its game in flash storage.

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Are You Struggling to Meet the Requirements of the 3rd Platform? You’re Not Alone.

In this paper, IDC analysts seek to give its readers a better understanding of Hitachi's object-based storage product portfolio and how it can serve the demands of the 3rd Platform.

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HUS VM Offers More Services, Larger Storage Capacity and Data Center Efficiency. Why Settle For Anything Less?

See why Hitachi Unified Storage VM brings a more complete set of data center features to all-flash storage than does the NetApp EF550.

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Versatility, VMware Integration and the Ability to Store More in Less Space Give HUS a Clear Competitive Advantage

Compare Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) SAN, NAS and object storage, VMware integration, and data center efficiency with Pure Storage FA-420.

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Which All-Flash Storage Solution Addresses a Wider Range of Business Requirements? There’s Only One.

Learn why Hitachi Unified Storage VM with high-performance all-flash storage provides greater versatility, VMware integration and efficiency than the EMC XtremIO.

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Choosing a Storage Solution Can Be Confusing. We Make the Process Make Sense.

Learn how to evaluate storage vendors and products to determine which products are best for specific use cases.

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Soon, Even Medium-Sized Enterprises Could Be Managing Petabytes of information. Isn’t it Time to Automate Routine Tasks?

Learn how automation solutions improve IT governance, operational efficiency, administrative control and customer satisfaction.

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There’s a New Definition of Fast. Is Your IT Infrastructure Agile Enough to Support Legacy and 3rd Platform Computing?

Report explains why CIOs need an IT infrastructure strategy that supports the agility to rapidly adapt to an evolving business climate.

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Trends, Such As the 3rd Platform, Challenge the Storage Paradigm. HDS Answers the Call.

Explore a new generation of flash, software-defined and cloud storage solutions specifically architected to provide greater availability, automation, agility, performance, scalability, efficiency and reliability.

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The Market Demands New Agility to Critical Applications. Software-Defined Infrastructure Holds the Key.

See how software-defined infrastructure dynamically configures the underlying server, storage, and network resources to meet application-specific requirements.

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Big Data Workloads Contribute to Storage in the Cloud, But Performance is a Question. Flash-Based Storage is the Answer.

See how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 is designed to grow and change as needed, without business disruption.

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Make the Most of Every Opportunity By Understanding the Evolving Challenges and Risks of Cloud

Preparing for next-generation cloud, Lessons learned and insights shared is an Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) research programme, sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems. Read this report to know about cloud adoption and assesses about this technology.

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Discover the Most Effective Strategy to Create Business Value by Turning Data and Content Into Information

Learn how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 provides communication service providers (CSPs) with more flexible operation, dynamic resource provisioning and tiering, and automated performance management.

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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

White Paper

Why is Object Storage Becoming the Go-To Solution for Digital Business?

Read this IDC Opinion whitepaper to know how enterprises can beat new-age data management challenges by using holistic object storage offerings from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Managing Regulatory Compliance and Building a Private Cloud Doesn’t Have to be Challenging. Here’s Proof.

Go through ESG Lab Validation Report on Hitachi Content Platform, an Integrated, secure and agile content mobility solution by Hitachi Data Systems.

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Is a massively scalable, easily manageable storage solution beyond your reach? Reimagine what’s possible.

Learn how enhancements to Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 and Hitachi Command Suite software provide one platform for all data and deliver shared storage across the enterprise.

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Are You Prepared to Transform to a Software-Defined Data Center?

Get a quick review of Hitachi Data Systems software-defined infrastructure announcement in this IDC whitepaper. Know how HDS will play with the new 3rd platform computing–based infrastructure.

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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.

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Some Storage Providers Tout Performance, One Routinely Outperforms. Meet the Star.

See how enhancements to the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform family and Hitachi Command Suite improve resilience, reduce risk and automate administration for enterprise storage environments.

White Paper

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Data Storage. And Then Some.

Textbook covering the fundamentals of data storage technology and architectures used in storage systems. Recommended for students, beginning administrators and IT staff who wish to deepen their knowledge.

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Simplify Cloud Implementations, Maximize Service Levels and Minimize Costs

Learn about Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform family enterprise storage virtualization in a unified platform for midmarket to global enterprise organizations.

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Comprehensive Storage Solution for Electro-Motive Diesel

See how HDS helped architect and implement a scalable, high-performance storage solution to meet rapidly growing business and engineering needs.

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See Hitachi Social Innovation at Connect 2015

Get an exciting view into Hitachi solutions that make a difference in people’s lives across the healthcare, transportation and manufacturing sectors, and more.

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SFS Group Explains the Benefits of a Private Cloud

SFS Group, a global manufacturer, describes the benefits of building a private cloud with Hitachi Data Systems converged solution with VMware.

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Learn the Secret of Telefonica Germany’s Partnership With HDS

See why Telefonica Germany has continued its long-term relationship with Hitachi Data Systems.

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The Future of IT: Software-Defined Data Center

See how you can simplify the lives of your mobile workforce, while providing the infrastructure you need to deliver IT as a service with storage virtualization.

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Compatibility and Innovation: Mainframe Storage at Its Best

Hitachi’s innovative storage solutions save time, money and even space. And they’re fully compatible with IBM® mainframe software and hardware.

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Data Mobility 101: Understanding Data and Places It Goes

The world’s most interesting technology blogger gives you a simple crash course that explains why data mobility is actually not very simple.

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Manage Data Growth for Mobile Phone Operator

Learn how HDS helped Turkcell, Turkey's leading mobile phone operator, control data growth and optimize storage management.

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Move to a Software-Defined Infrastructure

IDC explains how a software-defined infrastructure bridges old and new technologies while continuing to provide enterprise-class application services.

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Build a Data Storage System That Fits Your Exact Needs

Whether your data storage needs are simple or complex, Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 offers unparalleled configuration flexibility to meet your needs.

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Available, Agile and Automated: The Future of Managed Data

As your data management needs grow exponentially, don’t just try to keep up: Get ahead of them, with a continuous cloud infrastructure from Hitachi.

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Prepare for the Future of Business

Kevin Eggleston, SVP, Social Innovation and Global Industries explains how Hitachi Social Innovation creates a safer, more secure and smarter world.

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HDS Powers Visual Effects for Beijing Geliang Media

Learn how Hitachi Data Systems supports amazing visual effects for “Million Dollar Crocodile” movie produced by Beijing Geliang Media.

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Build a Future-Proof Infrastructure for Credit Union Australia

See how HDS helps Credit Union Australia manage large amounts of unstructured data and build a future-proof infrastructure.

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Let HCP Anywhere Make Your Mobile Workforce More Effective

Workers want access to information anywhere, anytime, on any device, but that brings data security and management concerns. Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere solves them.

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See Why Companies in India Choose HDS Solutions

Learn why companies like Manipal Hospital, Elecon Information Technology Limited and Dhanlaxmi Bank find success with Hitachi storage in India.

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Enterprise Data Encryption: Challenges and Strategies

See what you can do about the triple threat of increasing data volumes, more targeted attacks and weakened cybersecurity threatening enterprise data.

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Insurance Firm Increases IT Productivity 100% With HDS

Learn how HDS helped pension insurance company Saglasie build a flexible, reliable, scalable environment to manage the company's ever-growing data.

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Modernize Your Data Management With a Continuous Cloud

Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) lets you transform your current IT storage system to a modern data center infrastructure.

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See Why Asia-Pacific Customers Choose HDS

Asia-Pacific companies Samsung Electronics, Telekom Malaysia, Zhongha Hospital, Hana Bank and others explain the benefits of working with HDS.

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Can Business Info Be as Mobile as Personal Info … Safely?

Your workers want access to work data the way they do personal information: anytime, anywhere, on any device. Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere delivers that: securely.

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HDS Develops a Digital Archive Repository System for Amsterdam

See how Hitachi Data Systems and Digital Matters created a digital archive to guarantee the authenticity and continuity of Amsterdam’s documents.

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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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Bring All the Data Pieces Together, For Today and Tomorrow

A Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) infrastructure links your legacy data applications while giving you the ability to add innovation.

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Use HCP Anywhere for Mobile File Syncing and Sharing

Just as the name promises, Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere manages information for everyone you need, no matter where they are, what device they’re on, in real time.

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Reclaim Unused Storage, Reduce Costs for Payment Provider

See how TSYS worked with HDS using virtualization and automation tools to reclaim 600GB of unused storage and save over a million dollars.

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Extend Hitachi Enterprise Storage Capabilities to All Storage

Learn how Hitachi storage virtualization gives you access to all of your resources, both Hitachi and third party, in a unified pool.

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Cloud Adoption, Risks and Rewards: Are you Ready?

Explore the risks and rewards of implementing a cloud strategy, and how the Hitachi Content Platform can reduce risks and deliver rewards.

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Case Study: A Long-Term Customer Relationship in Germany

Germany’s Telefonica has worked with HDS to manage its high-capacity databases for nearly a decade, valuing Hitachi reliability and innovation.

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Mobilize Productivity With Hitachi Content Platform Portfolio

Access your data anytime, anywhere, from any device, with a smart combination of public and private cloud technology from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Manage Growing Data With High-Performance Hitachi NAS Platform

See how Hitachi High-performance NAS 3080/3090 Platform, powered by BlueArc, helps to manage continuously growing amounts of data.

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Scale Up, Scale Out and Scale Deep With Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Architecture

Learn about 3-D scaling with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and how it enables customers to expand their systems based on their own performance and capacity requirements.

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Accelerate Access to Business-Critical Data

Watch this overview of the Hitachi file and content solutions portfolio and the see the specific benefits of Hitachi NAS Platform and new primary deduplication.

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Powerful Enterprise-Class Performance and Scalability

See how Hitachi Unified Storage with Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 provide VMware and Microsoft integration, directory cloning and Hitachi Universal Migrator capabilities.

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Explore the Benefits of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series Family

Watch this introduction and see the benefits your company can gain with our midrange Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series.

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Deploy the Ultimate Continuous Mainframe Infrastructure

When Hitachi and Brocade team up to tackle data storage, the result is Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000, for complete protection of your data.

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Move to a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)

Hitachi can help you move on from your legacy data applications, offering a portfolio of infrastructure, automation and virtualization software.

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Enable Seamless File Sharing and Synchronization

See how Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere provides seamless file sharing and synchronization for work-related content through a shared folder.

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Store, Protect, Preserve and Retrieve Unstructured Content

See how Hitachi Content Platform and Hitachi Data Ingestor allow multiple tenants to store and retrieve unstructured content with a single platform.

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Learn What Hitachi Content Platform Can Do for You

The Hitachi Content Platform family lets you build a secure cloud storage system, as part of your own private data center.

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Hitachi VSP G1000: A Strong Foundation for Oracle Systems

An enterprise Oracle environment needs a capable database management platform to be used effectively. Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 fills that need perfectly.

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Unlock Business Potential With File and Content Solutions

Learn about the Hitachi NAS Platform and how Hitachi NAS File Clone, Hitachi NAS Synchronous Image Backup and Hitachi NAS Replication, contribute to the overall solution.

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Case Study: From Silos to Virtualized Data Centers With HDS

See how Mahesh Bank of India converted its outdated HP data system to new Hitachi infrastructure that virtualized its data center hardware.

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oXya Webinar Shows a Better Way to Run Your SAP Applications

See the advantages of using professionals for run managament of your SAP applications.

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Simplify and Centralize Storage Management

See how Hitachi Device Manager uses the Hitachi Command Suite interface to simplify and optimize management operations of various resources in a managed environment.

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Hitachi Content Platform Offers Safe Passage to the Cloud

Your company’s data lives everywhere, and changes constantly. The portfolio of Hitachi Content Platform solutions lets you keep a handle on it all.

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Universal Access: Data Anytime, Anywhere, Anyhow

Today’s business world demands data access anytime, anywhere, on any device. Hitachi Content Platform offers the solutions to make this a reality.

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An Overview of the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Family

The expanded Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform offers software-defined solutions, for greater infrastructure agility and reduced complexity and costs.

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Learn the Basics of Migrating Data to the Cloud, via NAS

Move your infrequently accessed data to a public or private cloud. This video from Hitachi NAS University shows you how straightforward it can be.

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Unify Management Across Multiple Data Types

See how Hitachi Command Suite unifies management across multiple data types, including block, file and content.

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Hitachi Content Platform: Hybrid Cloud Storage

View this simple and clear step-by-step tutorial on how to set up, add, name and allocate hybrid clouds for more efficient and cost-effective data management.

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Data Mobility and Control: Yes, You Can Have Both

The Hitachi Content Platform portfolio delivers everything you need: impressive agility, stalwart security and optimal cost savings.

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e Infrastructure Management

See how Hitachi Command Suite v8 unifies management for structured and unstructured data, global storage virtualization and automated storage tiering.

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Case Study: From Legacy-Dependent to Next-Generation Storage

Read how Photobucket moved its 15-billion-photo storage system seamlessly from an outdated file architecture to a cloud solution, with HDS technology.

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Don’t Overlook the Storage Layer in Your New Data Center

Virtualization is the path of the future, but find out why you need to ensure adaptability, quality of service and flexibility at the storage level.

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Hitachi Content Platform: Tier Data to Your Cloud

Now that you have a hybrid cloud, you can create service plans to tier your data to the cloud. This detailed, step-by-step tutorial shows you how.

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Enterprise Storage in the Era of New Data Center Requirements

As businesses move to the third platform, HDS helps meet demands for even more agility, scalability and availability from their data infrastructure.

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Quick and Efficient Data Management for VMware Environments

Learn how Hitachi NAS Platform and Hitachi Virtual Infrastructure Integrator accelerate data management for virtual server and virtual desktop infrastructure environments.

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Reimagine How to Build Your Evolving Mobile Network

Get a visual depiction of how HDS and Brocade are leading a mobile-network transformation with scalable, efficient technology for the cloud, and more.

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Manage All Data Through a Single Hitachi Infrastructure

See how Hitachi integrates a solution with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform, Hitachi NAS Platform, Hitachi Content Platform and Hitachi Dynamic Tiering capabilities, and manages all data through a single infrastructure.

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Mobilize Your Data While Protecting Existing Investments

Learn the capabilities of the Hitachi Content Platform portfolio, including backup-free cloud storage, file synchronization and mobile data access.

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Reduce IT Complexity, Achieve Greater Efficiency

See how Hitachi Infrastructure Director reduces IT complexity, simplifies management and improves administration efficiency and ease of use.

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Case Study: People Plus Technology Make the Difference

Read how Hitachi’s people, coupled with technology integration, scalability and delivery practices, make Precision Discovery a satisfied customer.

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A Look Ahead in Data: Your Path to IT as a Service

Is software-defined infrastructure (SDI) the answer for your data future? As business moves to the third platform, Hitachi is ready with solutions.

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Case Study: Providing Peace of Mind Through Data Integrity

See how Precision Discovery used a combination of Hitachi servers and Brocade networking tools to build a new data center that ensures data integrity.

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Manage All of Your Storage From a Single Location

See how Hitachi Basic Operating System for the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and Hitachi Unified Storage VM simplify storage management.

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Monitor, Report and Forecast Storage Resources Capabilities

Learn about Hitachi Tuning Manager's intelligent and proactive monitoring, reporting and forecasting capabilities of storage resources.

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Move to a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC)

cy data applications, offering a portfolio of infrastructure, automation and virtualization software.

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Consolidate All Data Types With Hitachi Unified Storage VM

Learn how Hitachi Unified Storage VM system integrates into Hitachi's portfolio of modular and enterprise storage systems, addresses specific customer needs and provides unique customer benefits.

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Big Data and the Cloud: Storage in the Third Platform

The explosive proliferation of data emphasizes the need for cloud solutions – the “third platform” – for available, agile, automated data storage.

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Make A Smooth Move: Migrate Your Data to Hitachi NAS Platform

Learn how to use the universal migrator and universal migration director features to move your data from a third-party NAS to a Hitachi NAS Platform, with continuous user access.

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Ready for Next-Generation Storage and NAS Capabilities?

Learn about our next-generation Hitachi NAS Platform and how it builds on integration with Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi Command Suite.

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Software-Designed Infrastructure: Bridge the Transition

Find the solution to maintaining hardware-based infrastructure while deploying new virtualized solutions, with software-designed infrastructure.

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Case Study: Consolidation Without Compromise, in Turkey

Learn how Turkey’s largest communications company worked with HDS to control and manage data growth without compromising performance or availability.

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Accelerate Transformation With Nondisruptive Migration

See how Hitachi's nondisruptive migrations can occur without any downtime, eliminating the outage window for your applications.

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Make Trouble-Free, Continuous Operation Your Standard Mode

Pairing Hitachi’s SVOS global-active device with Brocade Fabric delivers what you really want: continuous cloud storage without reliability worries.

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Reap the Benefits of Cloud Storage – Without the Risks

It’s the best of both worlds. Hitachi Content Platform products provide hybrid cloud storage that control the data all the time, but safely use public clouds.

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Accelerate Your Business With Hitachi Flash Storage

Watch this 3-D model of Hitachi Flash Storage to learn about our all flash arrays that accelerate application performance and reduce your footprint.

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Accelerate Your Data System With Flash Technology From HDS

Say goodbye to disk arrays and hello to all flash storage. For faster, more economical and more reliable IT storage infrastructure, flash is the future.

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Fast-Forward Your Data Technology With Hitachi Flash Storage

Flash storage is the data technology of the future, and Hitachi leads the way with solutions that offer scalability, flexibility and reliability.

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Hitachi Unified Storage with Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 series

Go through the online product overview and learn about the enhanced enterprise-calss features of Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 series.

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Hitachi High Availability Manager

Watch or download the Hitachi High Availability Manager online product overview and know step by step detail of how the solution functions between the various hardware components.

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Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere

Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) Anywhere provides seamless file sharing and synchronization for work related content through this shared folder.

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Hitachi Unified Storage VM 3D Model Online Product Overview

Go through Hitachi Unified Storage VM 3D model product overview to explore every piece of hardware in the machine and provides improtant details for each.

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Hitachi NAS deduplication

Go through Hitachi NAS Deduplication product overview and learn about Hitachi's unique deduplication technology and how it can help you battle the data growth monster living in your IT environment.

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Hitachi BOS Provisioning

Go through online product overview of Hitachi Basic Operating System Provisioning. Know how easy it is to provision all types of Hitachi and non-Hitachi storage.

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Use Sync and Share to Make Your Data Accessible Anywhere

Learn how the Hitachi Content Platform lets you quickly and easily provide data access through a company portal, online or with a mobile device.

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The Future of Data Storage: Experts Answer the Big Questions

Moving to cloud-based data systems brings apprehension. Two industry experts candidly discuss data storage, security and access considerations.

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Hitachi Storage Advisor

This short video explains how Hitachi Storage Advisor delivers improved efficiency's for both block and file-based management operations.

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Try the Data Dream Team to Get Far More Than Storage

Hitachi and Brocade offer a technology combination – including monitoring, management and diagnostics – that really puts your data to work for you.

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Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System Online Product Overview (OPO)

Get an overview of Hitachi Storage Virtualization operating System for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 series. Know about the key capabilities like global storage virtualization, tiering efficiencies and improved management.

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Case Study: Providing Peace of Mind Through Data Integrity

See how Precision Discovery used a combination of Hitachi servers and Brocade networking tools to build a new data center that ensures data integrity.

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Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform Datasheet

Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform is a breakthrough analytics for optimized SANs. Go through Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform specifications in this datasheet.

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Brocade Fabric OS Product Line Guide

This Brocade Fabric OS product line datasheet summarizes the Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) product family. Learn the innovative features that make Brocade the leading choice in cost, quality and performance.

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Brocade ICX Switch Family

Go through this datasheet about Brocade ICX Switch Family which provides scalable fixed form-factor switches for next-generation IP networks.

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Brocade FCOE10-24 Blade

Read this datasheet to explore about Brocade FCOE10-24 Blade which is used for an end-of-row connectivity for server I/O consolidation.

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Brocade FS8-18 Encryption Blade

Read this datasheet to explore Brocade FS8-18 Encryption Blade which is used as a high-performance encryption blade for the Brocade DCX Backbone Family.

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Hitachi Accelerated Flash Data Eradication Service

Hitachi Data Systems is the only flash vendor that offers Hitachi Accelerated Flash Data Eradication Service, which exceeds the recommendations established by the U.S. NIST. Read our datasheet to learn about the data eradication process.

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Hitachi NAS Platform: System Software Datasheet

The system software for Hitachi NAS Platform and Hitachi Unified Storage provides enterprise-class NAS with advanced data management and continuous availability.

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Brocade Network Advisor – IP and SAN

Read this Brocade Network Advisor datasheet to know about simplified network operations for dynamic networks.

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Brocade 300 Switch

Read this datasheet to explore about Brocade 300 Switch which makes small SAN accessible and affordable with growth capabilities.

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Brocade 7840 Extension Switch

Brocade 7840 Extension Switch provides unprecedented performance, availability, and simplicity for replication and backup solutions. Go through this datasheet to read Brocade 7840 specifications.

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Data Ingestor

Learn how you can greatly reduce the cost and complexity of providing IT services with Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI), our elastic, backup-free cloud file server with advanced storage and data management capabilities.

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Brocade FX8-24 Extension Blade

Read this datasheet to explore Brocade FX8-24 Extension Blade on industry-leading SAN extension for remote data replication and backup.

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Brocade Encryption Switch

Read this datasheet to explore about Brocade Encryption Switch which is used as high-performance encryption for data-at-rest.

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Brocade Fabric Vision Technology

Read this datasheet about Brocade Fabric Vision Technology which provides the breakthrough analytics for optimized SANs.

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Brocade 6520 Switch

Go through this Brocade 6520 switch datasheet to learn about scalable enterprise class SAN switch for highly virtualized cloud environments.

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Brocade DCX 8510 Backbone Family

Read this datasheet to know about Brocade DCX 8510 Backbone Family and how it becomes a foundation for server virtualization, flash storage and cloud architectures.

Datasheet

Hitachi Thin Image Snapshot Software

This datasheet summarizes the key features and solution highlights for Hitachi Thin Image Snapshot Software. Know how this snapshot software for enterprise storage ensures business continuity.

Datasheet

Brocade VDX 6740

Read this datasheet to explore Brocade VDX 6740, 6740T and 6740T-1G switches which provide advanced features to transform data centers.

Datasheet

Hitachi Data Center Analytics

Describes the ability of Hitachi Data Center Analytics to deliver a highly scalable data repository to easily identify data center performance trends and optimize application and storage system performance.

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Hitachi ShadowImage Heterogeneous Replication Software

Explore the key features and benefits of Hitachi ShadowImage Replication Software for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform. Get high-speed and nondisruptive data replication within Hitachi storage or virtualized storage pools.

Datasheet

Hitachi Command Suite Nondisruptive Migration

Built on Hitachi Command Suite management software, the solution enables large-scale migration with less time and effort and ensures continuous operations, high quality of service, and data protection.

Datasheet

Hitachi Command Suite Analytics

The Hitachi Command Suite Analytics datasheet provides a high level overview of the Command Suite Analytics software package and outlines its key capabilities, positioning, use cases, product features, and benefits.

Datasheet

Brocade 6510 Switch

Read this Brocade 6510 switch datasheet to know about the flexible, easy to use enterprise class SAN switch for private cloud storage.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage 130 Dynamically Provisioned 14,400 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

Get information on 14,400 Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution that uses Hitachi Unified Storage 130 storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Information Governance in a World of Increased Data Regulation

12-page white paper outlines the key challenges enterprises face regarding data compliance. It provides recommendations and expert advice on how companies can best address the issues cost-effectively and, in addition, derive more value from their burgeoning business data.

Brochure

Hitachi Content Platform Comparison Guide

Compares features and benefits of object storage solutions, including Hitachi Content Platform, EMC Atmos, NetApp Bycast and Top Cloud Services.

Infographic

Marks & Spencer Migrates to Hitachi Solutions to Support Rapid Batch Processing and Ensure Daily Availability of UK’s Best-Loved M&S Foods

View this infographic to quickly grasp the key business benefits of this iconic retailer’s enterprise-class high-performance data storage infrastructure consolidation and migration project.

Infographic

Cloud Adoption, Risks and Rewards

Learn about the risks involved, and desired rewards for cloud deployments in the infographic by Hitachi Data Systems. Build your own secure cloud with Hitachi Content Platform.

Infographic

Hitachi Data Systems IT

Go through this infographic to learn how HCP Anywhere helps Hitachi Data Systems with an enterprise-class solution to support secure, smart and collaborative bring-your-own-device (BYOD) mobility for its 7,000 employees.

Infographic

Spar

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

Customer Case Study

Toto-Lotto Niedersachsen GmbH

Hitachi Storage and Archiving Solution Ensures Smooth Operations for Germany-based Lottery, Toto-Lotto Niedersachen

Customer Case Study

iGate - Lifecycle Management

Technology solutions provider iGate handles all of its unstructured data through its entire life cycle with Hitachi file and content solutions, which address the company's archiving and storage needs.

Customer Case Study

Foshan University

Foshan University Supports Business Applications With Hitachi Unified Storage Solution

Customer Case Study

HPB - Hrvatska postanska banka (Croatian Postal Bank)

4 page success story which describes how HPB, a large Croatian bank managed big data with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform.

Best Practice

Disaster Recovery Using Hitachi Universal Replicator 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

Protect your valuable SAP data from loss due to natural disasters or catastrophic system failure by implementing a dual-site disaster recovery strategy. In addition to failover protection, the second site set-up can also handle the quality assurance environment of the SAP HANA landscape.

Best Practice

Integrating Hyper-converged Scale-out Platform and Hitachi Content Platform using Data Migrator Tech Note

Guidance and an example architecture to connect Hitachi Hyper Scale-Out Platform and Hitachi Content Platform with a data migrator.

Best Practice

Disaster Recovery Solution for Hitachi NAS Platform User Guide

Take advantage of Hitachi NAS Platform using Hitachi Universal Replicator or Global-Active Device to manage replication and facilitate disaster handling and recovery processes for stretched cluster and dual cluster designs.

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.

Best Practice

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.

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.

Customer Case Study

Business Transformation Through Archiving with HCP

Learn how Hitachi Data Systems customers archived essential and business-critical files with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) to successfully meet internal, regulatory and legal requirements. The solution helped them to maintain the integrity of the content, guarantee authenticity, conform to retention requirements, and ensure the long-term safety of their data.

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

Ballast Nedam

4-page success story describes how construction company Ballast Nedam adopted Hitachi Unified Storage, Hitachi Content Platform and Hitachi software to cost-effectively consolidate all of its storage needs while improving remote data access functionality.

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.

Customer Case Study

China Academy of Railway Sciences (VSP G)

China Academy of Railway Sciences (CARS) implemented Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 to support its online ticket service 12306.cn website with high performance. Read this success story to know how CARS stays ahead of the competition with Hitachi global-active device solution.

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

Microsoft SQL Server I/O Reliability Storage System on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 Certification Report

Certification report describes how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600 complies with the Microsoft® SQL Server® I/O Reliability Program (SSRP) for Microsoft SQL Server 2014.

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

Hitachi NAS Platform Protection with Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Microsoft® Windows Server® Enterprise Edition using Internet Content Adaptation Protocol Lab Validation Report

Read the lab validation report and see how the test validates the stability and functionality of Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows Server Enterprise Edition (and Kaspersky HNAS-specific patches) on Hitachi NAS Platform 3000 and 4000 series.

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

SMB 3 Functional Validation for Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 Series Tech Note

Results of functional validation testing in Hitachi Data Systems solution engineering labs on the efficacy of Microsoft® Hyper-V® file shares hosted by Hitachi NAS Platform with SMB 3 support.

Best Practice

Run Multiple Microsoft Applications Simultaneously With Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Director and Microsoft Hyper-V Reference Architecture Guide

Learn how to run Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013, Microsoft SQL Server® 2014, Microsoft SharePoint® Server 2013, and Microsoft Lync® Server 2013 on a shared infrastructure using Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Director.

Best Practice

SAP HANA Scale-Up High Availability with N+M Cold Standby using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM Reference Architecture Guide

Example configurations for achieving high availability using N+M cold standby on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA Platform in a scale-up configuration using Hitachi Compute Blade 500 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM.

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

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

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

Testing 250 Virtual Machines Performance During Dedupe Operations on Hitachi NAS Platform Tech Note

Recommended Hitachi NAS Platform configurations in VMware environments for virtual machine counts and expected performance (IOPS and latency) using best-practice deployments.

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.

Analyst Content

HDS Holistic Object Storage Offerings - IDC Whitepaper

Read this whitepaper to go through the IDC opinion about Hitachi Data Systems Object Storage Portfolio. See how object storage offerings from HDS can help enterprises in beating new-age management challenges.

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

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

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.

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.

Customer Case Study

Catholic Education South Australia Delivers Quality Education With Advanced Hitachi Virtualization and Improved Service Delivery

Large education district’s successful migration to a virtualized data center eliminates downtime, reduces latency and easily supports application services growth for 300 schools.

Customer Case Study

Oktobor Animation

At Oktobor Animation, Hitachi NAS Platform Supports Staggering Growth and Aesthetic Innovation

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

Česká spořitelna

Czech bank employs Hitachi Unified Storage VM and Hitachi Accelerated Flash to maintain high availability and service levels while cutting data storage costs by 75%.

Customer Case Study

Poland’s Credit Information Bureau Ensures Reliability and Boosts Response Rates With Hitachi Storage Virtualization and Flash Solutions

Virtualized data protection and storage infrastructure is four times more efficient and four times faster producing credit reports.

Customer Case Study

M&S Migrates to Hitachi Solutions to Support Rapid Batch Processing and Ensure Daily Availability of UK’s Best-Loved M&S Foods

Learn how this iconic retailer’s high-performance data storage infrastructure consolidation and migration solution slices their storage footprint by 75% and cuts storage operation costs by 50%.

Customer Case Study

Coop Group Cures Growing Pains With Super-Fast All-Flash Storage Solution From Hitachi

Swiss wholesaler and retailer reduces storage footprint by 60% 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

Elektronnaya Moskva Manages Millions of Files With Hitachi - Case Study

Read this case study to know how OAO Elektronnaya Moskva manages millions of files with Hitachi file, content and flash solutions to speed up file directory management.

Customer Case Study

Customer Experiences with Storage Virtualization and Hitachi Dynamic Tiering

HDS e-book outlines the benefits of Hitachi storage virtualization and Dynamic Tiering through customer experiences. Simplify administration with dynamic tiering.

Customer Case Study

Gati KWE

Explore how Gati KWE managed its existing and new storage units with Hitachi Unified Storage VM to consolidate all data into a single platform and improved its performance and efficiency.

Customer Case Study

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange

Read this case study to know how Hitachi Enterprise Storage Technologies guarantee nonstop operation for Tel Aviv Stock Exchange to ensure complete data consistency.

Customer Case Study

Aokang Group

Cloud Storage Pool From Hitachi Data Systems Transforms Aokang's Storage Silos Into Agile Storage

Customer Case Study

BMC

BMC Software Partners with Hitachi to "Rewrite the Code" on Effectively Managing Globally Dispersed Data Centers

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

Hitachi Data Systems Helps Bulletproof Power Its VMware Cloud Hosting Services, Boosting Availability for Customers

Hitachi Data Systems Helps Bulletproof Power Its VMware Cloud Hosting Services, Boosting Availability for Customers

Customer Case Study

Avtovaz

4-page success story details how Avtovaz, a leading car manufacturer, updated and streamlined its complex, heterogeneous environment with a Hitachi file and content solution.

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 Transformation Through Storage Economics

Summary of 5 customer experiences with Hitachi Data Systems which led to signficiant cost savings

Customer Case Study

CDLAN Success Story

Telecommunications operator CDLAN has developed and manages a cloud computing platform for the provision of fully scalable IaaS offerings based on the solutions offered by Hitachi Data Systems .

Customer Case Study

Business Transformation Through Storage Management

This Customer Voices is a summary of key success stories for Storage Management and Software

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

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

China Merchants Securities

4-page success story describes how China Merchants Securities Hong Kong advanced its market leadership with a scalable file sharing and virtual desktop infrastructure solution built on Hitachi storage.

Customer Case Study

Detox Group

Explore how Hitachi Converged Technologies boost performance and cut costs for Detox Group, a leading environmental waste management company. Know why Detox Group opted for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) in this success story.

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

Cloud4Com

Read this success story to know how Hitachi Accelerated Flash (HAF) technology ensures Cloud4com with high performance, quality and security of virtual private-cloud data center.

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

CI Task

4-page success story details how Polish supercomptuer center CI TASK stores more than 1.7PB of data on Hitachi Unified Storage VM ad Hitachi Unified Storage 150.

Customer Case Study

Elecnor Deimos

Read this success story to know how Hitachi file and content solutions helped Deimos-2, a high-resolution satellite from Elecnor Deimos. Explore how HUS platform enabled storage and processing of all the telemetry images from this satellite.

Customer Case Study

DZ BANK AG Supports Flexible and Transparent Billing With Capacity-on-Demand Solution From Hitachi Data Systems

Capacity-on-demand, enterprise platform gives IT greater insight and control over costs and the ability to move data as needed and plan for future growth.

Customer Case Study

Foxtel

FOTXEL Collaborates With Hitachi Data Systems for Scalable Business Growth and Dynamic Media Management

Customer Case Study

HDFC Bank

A Fast Growing Indian Bank Seeks Better Storage Management for its Retail Business Activities

Customer Case Study

Foshan Hospital

HDS Helps Foshan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine Build a Unified Healthcare Storage Platform

Customer Case Study

Eosys Consulting Srl

Eosys Chooses Hitachi Solutions Compute Blade to Provide Cloud Services to Small and Medium Enterprisess

Customer Case Study

Hebei Telecom

Hitachi NAS Platform Helps Drive the Multimedia Messaging Service Gateway of Hebei Telecom

Customer Case Study

Hitachi Data Systems IT

Hitachi Data Systems boosts BYOD workforce productivity and simplifies mobile device management with HCP Anywhere.

Customer Case Study

Heilongjiang Unicom

To support integrated telecommunications services and save energy, China Unicom Heilongjiang Branch chose cloud and file and content solutions from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Case Study

Information Service Provider Builds Virtual Desktop Infrastructure on Hitachi File and Content Solution

Information Service Provider Builds Virtual Desktop Infrastructure on Hitachi File and Content Solution

Customer Case Study

Islamic Bank of Thailand

Ibank will rely on the seamless compatibility of its HUS 130 systems to allow employees to exchange and share data, and enhance their operations.

Best Practice

Deploy 4,000 User Mailboxes with Microsoft Exchange 2013 on Microsoft Private Cloud using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Reference Architecture Guide

In-depth description of the Microsoft® Private Cloud design architecture for Exchange Server 2013 supporting 4,000 2G mailboxes using Hitachi compute and storage resources and Brocade networking.

Best Practice

Deploying Virtual Machines With VAAI and Deduplication in a Hitachi NAS Platform Environment Tech Note

Recommended configurations for virtual machine (VM) counts and expected performance (IOPS and latency) using best-practice deployments, VM deployment times and other metrics.

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

Customer Case Study

La Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa (SNS) - Dreams Lab

4-page success story describes how Scoula Normale Superiore chose Hitachi NAS Platform with Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage to create a reliable infrastructure and support pioneering research.

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.

Customer Case Study

KSC Commercial Internet

Thai Internet Provider Builds Foundation for Virtualization and Cloud Offerings on Hitachi Storage

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage 130 Dynamically Provisioned 4,000 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 4000 mailboxes that uses Hitachi Unified Storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage 130 Dynamically Provisioned 8,000 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

Get information on 8,000 Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution that uses Hitachi Unified Storage 130 storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage 130 Dynamically Provisioned 9,600 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 9600 mailboxes that uses Hitachi Unified Storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

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

Journey to the Software Defined Data Centre

Don't get left behind. Find out more about what the next-generation data center will look like and its pivotal characteristics.

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.

Brochure

Propelling Your Enterprise Into the Hybrid Cloud

Learn how to propel your enterprise into the hybrid cloud with Hitachi Data Systems mobility and cloud solutions. Go through the inspire series to know more.

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.

Best Practice

Deploy VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster with Hitachi NAS Platform on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Using Global-Active Device Reference Architecture Guide

Reference architecture guide describes a VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster using NFS storage from Hitachi NAS Platform, and how the solution maximizes availability and uptime, and clusters physical data centers within metro distances.

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 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.

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

GDPS Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Qualification Test Writeup whitepaper

Explore about GDPS/PPRC and GDPS/XRC qualification testing performed in the IBM GDPS solution test lab using the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) hardware.

White Paper

Maximize Your IT With All-Flash Storage

In this paper, we look at the storage challenges faced by businesses today, where budgets are limited and the amount of data that must be processed and stored continues to soar.

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 .

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.

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.

White Paper

Reducing Costs and Risks for Data Migrations

Learn about data migration best practices and nondisruptive migration service capability for enterprise storage in this Reduce Costs and Risks for Data Migrations whitepaper from HDS.

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 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.

Video

How Are You Going To Protect That Data?

Now that you have HDS data storage, find out how you can use your Hitachi equipment to easily provide snapshot, clone and recovery data functions.

Video

Streamline Storage Resource Monitoring and Management

Watch a best practice use case for Hitachi Command Suite and see how the new features of the "analytics" tab enable increased monitoring and management of all resources.

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.

White Paper

Resource Partitioning on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gx00 for SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration Lab Validation Report

This document provides help and guidance to customers who want to achieve maximum separation of their different workloads on their Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform for their SAP HANA landscape in a SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration (TDI) environment.

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.

White Paper

Deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco Unified Computing System Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800 in a Scalable Environment Reference Architecture Guide

Deploy Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco Unified Computing System for VMware vSphere using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G800 storage.

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.

White Paper

Storage Virtualization: How to Capitalize on Its Economic Benefits

Get a closer look at how to create new opportunities for rationalizing, simplifying, scaling storage throughout the enterprise and how to capitalize on its economic benefits.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Dynamically Provisioned 21,600 Mailbox Exchange 2013 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013 mailbox resiliency storage solution using Hitachi Unified Storage VM storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

Customer Exploration

Brocade I/O Insight

This solution brief provides an overview of the features and benefits of the Brocade X6 Director.

Datasheet

Brocade X6 Director Extension Blade

This datasheet provides an overview of the features and benefits of the Brocade X6 Director.

Customer Case Study

Bank Vontobel Enables Super-Flexible Data Storage to Reflect a Changing Competitive World

Swiss private investment institution Bank Vontobel specializes in wealth and asset management. To standardize and simplify its environment, the bank added Hitachi NAS Platform to Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 and Hitachi Content Platform to create a unified solution.

Customer Case Study

Liaohe Oilfield Branch, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)

HDS Helps Liaohe Oilfield Branch of CNPC Build a Unified Storage System for Seismic Information Processing

Customer Exploration

Flash, Cloud, and Software -Defined Storage: New Trends Impacting Enterprise Datacenters

This point of view paper defines continuous cloud infrastructure, a cohesive framework of advanced technologies united to orchestrate the overwhelming, all-consuming levels of change arriving in the business world. The document examines the technologies involved, the business benefits, and the IT economic results of Hitachi-powered continuous cloud infrastructure. Real-world uses cases cite the most pressing reasons for using continuous cloud infrastructure to fast-track business innovation and growth.

Customer Case Study

Mutual and Federal

Read this success story to know how Mutual & Federal utilized the Storage Economics Strategy Service from Hitachi Data Systems Global Services Solutions. Explore how Hitachi VSP delivers storage solutions for Mutual & Federal.

Customer Exploration

Competing in an always on world: the need for continuous cloud infrastructure

Read Hitachi Data Systems point of view paper on continuous cloud infrastructure and know how to stay competitive in an always-on world.

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.

News and Communications

2015 Storage Magazine Award: #1 in Enterprise Arrays

Examines results of Storage Magazine 2015 Quality Awards user satisfaction survey and features Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and Universal Storage Platform series, which earned top honors for service and reliability.

News and Communications

Hitachi VSP G Series Partner Quotes

Learn why Hitachi partners from around the world are excited about Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) G Series solutions.

Customer Case Study

Seattle Children's Hospital Deploys HDS Solutions for Reliable VDI Infrastructure

Hitachi storage technologies support mission-critical virtual desktop infrastructure at Seattle Children's Hospital.

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.

Customer Exploration

Maximize Value From VMware Mirage With Hitachi NAS Platform

This solution profile discusses the benefits of deploying VMware Mirage on enterprise-level NAS with unified storage platforms from Hitachi Data Systems.

Infographic

Kremsmüller

This customer success infographic depicts how Kremsmüller Industrieanlagenbau KG, a family-based company, totally relies on Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere (HCP Anywhere) for outstanding productivity, data sharing and data security.

Infographic

Photobucket

Read this customer success infographic to know how Photobucket focuses on an optimized consumption model for greater business agility and innovation using Hitachi cloud services with Hitachi Content Platform.

Customer Exploration

How to Build An Always-On Infrastructure

This 2-page checklist includes nine steps that provide a framework to build an always-on infrastructure. Go through the nine steps to meet demands of a rapidly evolving business landscape.

Customer Case Study

Staffing, Technology, Healthcare, Research and Government Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in Staffing, technology, healthcare, research and government industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

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

Application-Aware Snapshot Management for Hitachi Virtual Storage Solutions

Read this solution profile to learn how to take data protection to the next level. Know about Hitachi Thin Image snapshot capabilities and benefits of snapshot management.

Customer Exploration

Stop Freezing Email Accounts Now

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

Customer Case Study

Netgroup A/S

The Danish full-service hosting company, Netgroup, strong and secure IT infrastructure is essential in an industry where uptime and fast response times are crucial to customers. Enterprise storage from Hitachi Data Systems helps Netgroup to live up to its customers' high expectations and requirements.

Customer Exploration

Manage Unstructured Data Growth with Hitachi NAS Platform And Veritas Data Insight

Hitachi Data Systems and Veritas have developed an automated solution to help you manage and protect unstructured data growth. Read this solution profile to know how to manage unstructured data growth with Hitachi NAS Platform and Veritas data insight.

Customer Case Study

Oncore IT

4-page success story examines how cloud managed service provider Oncore IT selected Hitachi technologies, including Hitachi Content Platform to help meet its broader business objectives.

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

Hitachi Data Systems Creates a Unified Platform Solution With Greater Reliability, Stability and Performance for Raiffeisenbank

Explore how Raiffeisenbank consolidated and reduced footprint in data center, improved performance and reduced delays with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform solutions.

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

Publiacqua

4-page success story describes how Italian water company Publiacqua S.p.A. turned to Hitachi Data Systems for enterprise storage and virtualization to cope with the increase in data volumes and tackle mission-critical workloads easily.

Customer Case Study

PKO Bank Polski SA (PKO BP)

PKO Bank is Polands largest retail bank throughly tested Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform for it's mainframe environment, before implementing and saw a substanial improvement in performance.

Customer Case Study

Sify Technologies Bests Cloud Service Competition With Rapid Install and Top Performance of Hitachi Accelerated Flash

Go thorough this success story to know how Sify Technologies has partnered with Hitachi Data Systems to enable the data center transformation journey. Learn how Hitachi Accelerated Flash helped Sify in deploying an enterprise-grade cloud infrastructure.

Customer Case Study

Saglasie AD

Bulgarian insurance company replaced aging, unreliable, expensive storage with a high performance, high availability Hitachi Data Systems storage solution.

Customer Case Study

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

4-page success story profiles how Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine built its campus-wide private cloud storage platform on Hitachi storage technology.

Customer Case Study

Leading Russian Oil Producer Russnet Increases Performance and Productivity With Hitachi NAS Platform Solution

Learn how Russnet boosted application performance by 20%, increased IT productivity and responsiveness by 10%, reduced their IT workload by 30% and improved data storage efficiency by 22%.

Customer Case Study

Shanghai Shengfutong Electronic Business Co., Ltd. (ShengPay)

Leading Chinese Payment Provider Improves Database and Backup Efficiency With Hitachi File and Content Solution

Customer Case Study

First People’s Hospital of Yibin

Read this success story to know how Hitachi Data Systems builds private cloud storage, ensures stability and efficiency for The First People’s Hospital of Yibin. Explore how Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) with flash storage helped this hospital.

Customer Case Study

Tippett Studio

Tippett Studio Puts the Magic of Making Movies Into the Hands of Everyday Consumers; Hitachi NAS Platform Stars Behind the Scenes

Customer Case Study

Tianjin Haihe Hospital

Learn how Tianjin Haihe Hospital with Hitachi Data Systems built a healthcare information exchange platform in less than 6 months.

Customer Case Study

Lancaster University

Hitachi Data Systems worked with partner, XMA, to provide a complete infrastructure solution including SAN, NAS and backup environments for Lancaster University. Go through this HDS success story for Lancaster University.

Customer Case Study

Tunisie Telecom

Tunisie Telecom relies on Hitachi Content Platform and Hitachi Unified Storage to cut data volumes by a factor of four, significantly reducing space requirements.

Customer Case Study

Business Transformation Through Virtualization

Hitachi Virtualized Tiered Storage Manages Data, Supports Growth and Reduces Data Storage Costs for Customers Across the Globe.

Customer Case Study

Vereinigte Stadtwerke

German energy service provider boosts storage capacity, performance and reliability with Hitachi Modular storage.

Customer Case Study

Information Management, Subscription Service, Financial News Industries | HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in information management, subscription service, financial news industry industry Americas to measure the total cost of primary data storage.

Customer Case Study

Additional Supporting Quotes

Read additional supporting quotes of its software defined infrastructure from Hitachi Data Systems.

Press Release

Improving Storage Capabilities All in a Flash

Online industry magazine EM360° interviews Brocade and Hitachi Data Systems executives about their latest flash storage and Gen 5 Fibre Channel platform collaboration.

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 Flash Technologies with Brocade Gen 5 and Gen 6 Fibre Channel SAN

Read this solution profile about how to accelerate tomorrow’s IT infrastructure with intelligent Hitachi flash storage technologies. Learn about Brocade Gen 5 and Gen 6 Fibre Channel with Fabric Vision Technology.

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 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.

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 UCP for Oracle Real Application Clusters With Cisco Unified Computing System

Optimize the most challenging Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) with unique, pretested, scalable and best converged solutions from Hitachi UCP and Cisco Unified Computing system.

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.

Customer Exploration

The Top 7 Reasons to Choose Hitachi Storage Virtualization

This 3-page document examines the top seven reasons companies use Hitachi storage virtualization to address growth demands, optimize existing resources and reduce costs.

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.

Specifications

Product Line Card Hitachi Storage Family Matrix

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform family technical specifications at a glance.

Specifications

VSP Family Line Card

Descriptions of Hitachi Data Systems software for the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) family.

Specifications

Hitachi Line Card Software for VSP and HUS

Descriptions of Hitachi Data Systems software for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and Hitachi Unified Storage families.

Training

Build Converged Infrastructures With True Systems Management

Go through Hitachi WebTech education series on build converged infrastructures with true systems management to explore how it can be deployed flexibly with fast provisioning of IT resources for a wide variety of applications.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Helps Design Your Cloud: Bring the Best Benefits of Cloud Inside the Enterprise

Join Hitachi Data Systems webinar and learn how Hitachi Cloud - Compute as a Service brings the benefits of cloud inside the enterprise.

Training

Building Continuous Cloud Infrastructures

Explore options for designing Continuous Cloud Infrastructures and why a stretch-cluster server operating environment is important in this WebTech educational series from Hitachi Data Systems.

Training

Evolution of Converged Infrastructure - From Monolithic Design to Software-Defined Building Block

Go through this webcast to understand the evolution of converged infrastructure. Learn how Hitachi converged solutions and VMware make a business more software-defined.

Training

Environmental Pressures are Driving an Evolution in File Storage

Attend Hitachi Data Systems webcast to learn how to embrace cloud while retaining proper stewardship and governance of data; deliver cost effective protection of data; and enjoy more efficient storage and network utilization.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Implementer – Entry-Level Enterprise Storage HH0-240 Exam

Entry-Level Enterprise Storage HH0-240 Exam requires the strong knowledge of Hitachi entry-level enterprise storage systems and thorough understanding of installation; configuration and deployment procedures.

Training

Content Mobility Extended for Easy, Efficient Data Access

Attend the webcast and understand the context of content mobility beyond Smartphones and tablets, and learn how to extend IT beyond your data center to remote offices, mobile devices, and cloud services.

Training

On-ramps and Objects: Superior File Services for Distributed IT

Attend the webcast and learn how to extend data center scalability and protection; provide secure and mobile file services; and simplify provisioning and management of file services at remote and branch offices.

Training

Flash for the Real World – Separate Hype from Reality

Webtech questions and answers session on Flash for the real world to separate the hype from reality by Hitachi Data Systems.

Training

The Rise of Enterprise IT-as-a- Service

Join the WebTech to know about the rise of enterprise IT-as-a-Service. Hear about the best practices and case studies from HDS demonstrating how clients can move to an IT-as-a-service model that delivers decreased complexity and committed cost savings.

Training

Secure, Efficient Workforce Mobility

Attend the webtech and learn how to become a more efficient, and productive organization. Examine a holistic approach to store, manage, and share data and content in the dispersed and mobile world

Training

Scalable Storage Analytics

Read about Scalable Storage Analytics to know how Hitachi Data Center Analytics (HDCA) provides a new efficient approach to analyze historical performance trends across your storage infrastructure.

Training

Visibility and Control with Secure Hybrid Cloud

Mobilize your business with your data anywhere, anytime on any device with agile, secure, and cost optimized content mobility solutions by Hitachi Data Systems.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Specialist – Content Platform Implementation HH0-560 Exam

Hitachi Content Platform Implementation HH0-560 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in implementing and supporting HCP solutions.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional – Hitachi Content Platform Installation HAT-460 Exam

Hitachi Content Platform Installation HAT-460 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in installing, configuring and supporting HCP systems at customer sites.

Training

Transforming IT Infrastructure for the Third Platform

Attend the webinar and learn about the successful third-platform infrastructure; and how to use flash to accelerate storage performance; and IT integration between compute; storage; and networking.

Training

Hitachi Dynamic Tiering: Overview, Managing and Best Practices

WebTech Q&A Session provides an overview of Hitachi Dynamic Tiering and answers questions about managing the solution and best practices.

Training

Upgrade your Enterprise

Attend the webtech educational series and learn how to consolidate existing infrastructure, virtualize environment, and automate your data center with Hitachi Data Systems solutions.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Expert – Performance Architect HH0-340 Exam

Hitachi Performance Architect HH0-340 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge of storage performance concepts, Hitachi storage performance tools and products, and standard performance-analysis tools and procedures.

Training

Hitachi Dynamic Tiering Overview

Attend the webtech session to know about Hitachi Dynamic Tiering; understand strategies while relocating pages to appropriate tiers and how to use Hitachi Command Suite to manage; monitor and report on HDT environments

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Implementer – Hitachi Enterprise Storage HH0-210 Exam

Enterprise Storage HH0-210 test covers the tools and techniques and best practices related to supporting Hitachi enterprise storage systems.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Specialist – NAS Implementation HH0-550 Exam

Hitachi NAS Implementation HH0-550 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in implementing and supporting NAS solutions running on Hitachi NAS Platform systems.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional – NAS Installation HAT-450 Exam

Hitachi NAS Installation HAT-450 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in installing, configuring and supporting Hitachi NAS Platform systems at customer sites.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Specialist – Enterprise Storage Installation (HH0-410) Exam

The test covers the requisite knowledge and skills for installing, configuring and supporting Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 at customer sites. The test is designed for Hitachi Data Systems employees and partners who install Hitachi enterprise storage systems.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional – Modular Storage Installation HAT-420 Exam

Hitachi Modular Storage Installation HAT-420 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in installing, configuring and supporting Hitachi modular-storage systems at customer sites.

Training

Introducing the New Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000

Attend the webcast and get a high level overview of Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System and VSP G1000. Know how to use Hitachi SVOS to extend the value IT delivers to your business.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Certified Expert – Replication Solutions Implementation HH0-500 Exam

Hitachi Replication Solutions Implementation HH0-500 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in implementing and supporting replication solutions running on Hitachi storage systems.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional VSP G200 to VSP G800 Storage Installation (HAT-421) exam

HAT-421 exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in installing, configuring and supporting Hitachi midrange-storage systems at customer sites.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Associate - Storage Concepts HAT-050 Exam

Hitachi Data Systems Storage Concepts HAT-050 Exam validates that the candidate has knowledge of storage technology and concepts. Go through the exam details and test objectives of HAT-050 Exam.

Training

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gets Software-Defined

Know about the value of software-defined infrastructure and how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) gets software-defined.

Training

Integrated User Interface for Hitachi Command Suite, Hitachi Device Manager, and Hitachi Storage Navigator

Attend the webcast and learn about integration of Hitachi Command Suite and Storage Navigator functions; understand navigational nuances; and more.

Training

Hybrid Enterprise-to-Cloud Services

Go through this Hybrid Enterprise-to-Cloud Services webtech session which includes cloud industry trends and analyst viewpoints, Hitachi Cloud Services overview and next steps.

Training

Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform Performance Optimization with Flash Acceleration

Attend WebTech to learn more about how to optimize Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform (HNAS) performance using flash acceleration, SSD storage, and other technologies.

Training

Hitachi Dynamic Tiering (HDT): An In-Depth Look at Managing HDT and Best Practices

Go through Hitachi Dynamic Tiering Webtech Series part 2 and have in-depth look at managing HDT and best practices. Know about HDT lifecycle, performance, basic guidelines, and monitoring it with Hitachi Tuning Manager

Training

Make Storage Management Automation a Reality

Get an overview of Hitachi Automation Director, solution overview, features and best practices services, service and task management, and more. Make the storage automation a reality with HAD.

Best Practice

Hitachi Content Platform v7 Self-certification on Symantec Enterprise Vault 11 Lab Validation Report

See the lab validation results achieved during the Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) self-certification tests on Symantec Enterprise Vault version 10.0.4.

Best Practice

Tailored Datacenter Integration Implementation of Multiple SAP HANA Scale-up HSW Appliances on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400 and G600 Reference Architecture Guide

Get an example configuration of the storage layout for up to eight scale-up systems, each containing 1.5 TB of main memory on a Hitachi VSP G600, tested in the Hitachi Data System lab environment in this reference architecture guide.

Brochure

Hitachi and Cisco Cooperative Support Model At-a-Glance

The Cooperative Support Model gives customers an efficient and flexible support solution for Hitachi and Cisco UCP Select solutions.

Customer Case Study

Australian Associated Press

To support growth and ensure business continuity, Australian Associated Press opted for an infrastructure solution based on Hitachi Unified Storage.

Training

Cloud Storage Options: The True Costs

Attend the webinar and learn how to understand cloud variations, gain insight into the cost and other economic factors, and become familiar with specific cloud use cases and their economic profiles.

Customer Case Study

Government Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in government industry Americas to calculate potential savings achieved with the proposed storage architecture refresh.

Customer Case Study

Risk Consulting Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in Risk Consulting industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

Customer Case Study

Manufacturing Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in Manufacturing industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

Customer Case Study

IT Services Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in IT Services industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

Customer Case Study

Insurance Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in insurance industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

Customer Case Study

Information Technology Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in Information Technology industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

Customer Case Study

University of the East

Philippines' University of the East improved the speed of its business processes and simplified its enrollment processes with a virtual infrastructure based on Hitachi Unified Storage 100.

Customer Case Study

Information Technology Industries EMEA - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in information technology industry EMEA to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

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 Case Study

Travel Services Industries Americas - HDS Storage Economics Engagement Customer Summary

Go through Hitachi Data Systems Storage Economics engagement customer summary and use case deployed in Travel Services industry Americas to identify, measure, and eventually reduce the total cost of data ownership.

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.

Datasheet

Cisco MDS 9396S 16G Multilayer Fabric Switch

Explore about Cisco MDS 9396S 16G Multilayer Fabric Switch in this datasheet. Know about next generation of the high performance, high density and highly reliable Cisco MDS Series Fabric switches.

Customer Case Study

Shanghai Puxi Hospital of Shanghai Sixth People's Hospital

Shanghai Sixth People's Hospital Mends PACS Performance, Raises Service Levels with Hitachi File and Content Technologies

Datasheet

Cisco and Hitachi Data Systems Quick Reference Guide

Get an overview of Cisco storage solutions for Hitachi Data Systems in this Hitachi quick reference guide. Know how Cisco MDS 9000 family products are sold and serviced by HDS.

White Paper

SAP HANA Tailored Data Center Integration on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G400 With Flash Module Drives Using Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning Pools

The purpose of this reference architecture guide is to help customers who prefer the SAP HANA Tailored Data Center Integration approach to implement SAP HANA, rather than the SAP HANA appliance model.

Datasheet

Hitachi Data Systems and Northern Solution Manages User-Generated Data

This datasheet explains the joint solution between Hitachi Data Systems and Northern. Explore how to manage user-generated data with combined solutions.

Datasheet

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000: Available. Agile. Automated.

Know about Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) G1000 specifications in this datasheet. Hitachi VSP G1000 is powered with Hitachi global storage virtualization.

Customer Case Study

Kufstein Hospital Future-Proofs Data Operations With VSP G200 - Case Study

Read our case study about how Kufstein District General Hospital implemented Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G series to future-proof data operations for continuous digital patient services.

White Paper

SAP HANA Tailored Data Center Integration on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F400 with Flash Module Drives Using Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning Pools Reference Architecture Guide

This reference architecture provides the storage requirements for the maximum number of supported active SAP HANA productive nodes on a Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) F400 storage array with flash module drives (FMD) using Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning (HDP) pools.

Customer Exploration

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform: Managing the SAP Data Lifecycle

The Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform for SAP ensures high performance availability and security for enterprise information through a unique 3D storage platform.

White Paper

The Benefits of a Dedicated IP Network for Storage

To ensure the deterministic and low latency for application, storage and virtualization companies, we recommend a dedicated IP storage network. Know what's the importance of latency on application performance in this brocade white paper.

White Paper

GDPS Qualification Letter for Virtual Storage Platform G1000

Hitachi Data Systems and IBM have completed the compatibility and interoperability testing of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) products at code level 80-02-01-00 in IBM zEnterprise 196 and zEnterprise EC12 environments.

Specifications

Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform Line Card

This line card summarizes the specifications of the Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS family of products. It includes additionally licensed features, protocol and network limits and dimensions.

White Paper

5 Requirements for Enterprise Flash: Maximize Your Storage Investment

This paper identifies the key considerations for flash technology that you should examine to maximize your flash investment in an enterprise storage environment.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Architecture Guide

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Architecture Guide

Training

Hitachi Cloud Strategy, Enabling Technologies, and Solutions

Webtech questions and answers session on Hitachi cloud strategy, enabling technologies, and solutions by Hitachi Data Systems.

White Paper

IBM Virtual Storage Platform G1000 Basic Qualification letter

Hitachi Data Systems and IBM have completed the compatibility and interoperability testing of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) at code level DKCMain 80-02-01 in the IBM System z environments.

Training

What’s New in Hitachi Command Suite v8

Hitachi Data Systems Letterhead Letter Size 2-Color

Customer Case Study

Global Financial Leader Consolidates Mainframe Storage and Reduces Costs With Hitachi Dynamic Tiering

Read how Global Financial Leader consolidated its development environment from multiple data centers to one with Hitachi Dynamic Tiering (HDT). Know about mainframe storage challenges and solutions.

Training

What’s New in Hitachi Command Suite v8

Attend the webcast to know about future roadmap and strategy for Hitachi Command Suite and learn how to improve specified service-level delivery; and integrate VSP G1000 into cloud systems

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.

White Paper

Distance Challenges of Native Array IP Replication Solutions

Read this whitepaper to know how to overcome distance challenges of native array IP replication solutions using advanced technologies available with Brocade Extension solutions.

White Paper

Competing in an Always-On, Always-Changing World

Competing in an Always-On; Always-Changing World

White Paper

In the Age of Unstructured Data, Enterprise-Class Unified Storage Gives IT a Business Edge

Read the whitepaper to understand 3 trends that reflect the industry’s rapid movement toward accommodating unstructured data and the 7 key elements of the ideal unified storage system.

White Paper

Storage Economics-Four Principles for Reducing Total Cost of Ownership

Go through 4 key storage economics principles for reducing TCO to know about the methods of quantifying storage infrastructure costs and identifying those costs that can be reduced.

White Paper

Five Best Practices for Improving the Cloud Experience by Cloud Innovators

Explore five best practices for improving the cloud experience by cloud innovators in this whitepaper from Hitachi Data Systems.

White Paper

Future Proof Your Data Center with the Right NAS Platform

Learn how to consolidate and future-proof your data center with the right NAS Platform. Know how to achieve the correct balance among performance, capacity, environmental impact and TCO while reducing your NAS footprint.

White Paper

Hitachi Data Systems File and Content Solutions Portfolio white paper

Go through Hitachi Data Systems file and content solutions portfolio and learn about HNAS, HUS, HUS-VM, HCP, HDI, HDD-MS and HDDS.

White Paper

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Dynamically Provisioned 118,128 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 118,00 mailboxes that uses Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Dynamically Provisioned 160,000 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 160,000 mailboxes that uses Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

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

Achieve Secure, Cost-Optimized Data Mobility - Whitepaper

Go through the new IT strategies to meet the mobility mindset and support evolving business operations. Read whitepaper from Hitachi Data Systems to know how to achieve secure, cost-optimized data mobility.

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

The Next Evolution of Storage Virtualization Management

Go through this whitepaper about Hitachi Global Virtualization to simplify management and lower operational costs. This includes information about the next evolution in storage virtualization management.

White Paper

Leverage the Cloud for File-Based Workflows

15-page white paper describes the benefits of cloud technology and how media and entertainment organizations can leverage the cloud for production, post-production, content management and distribution workflows.

White Paper

Better Object Storage With Hitachi Content Platform

A White Paper on the Fundamentals of Hitachi Content Platform (HCP)

White Paper

Information Is Everywhere, But How Do You Extract the Knowledge?

Examine issues organizations are experiencing with storing and extracting knowledge from big data, including rising costs and limitations of inefficient storage infrastructures.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage 130 Dynamically Provisioned 20,000 Mailbox Exchange 2010 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

Get information on 20,000 Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 mailbox resiliency storage solution that uses Hitachi Unified Storage 130 storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Unleash Oracle Performance With Flash Storage

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

White Paper

Upgrade Your Enterprise

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

Best Practice

Protecting Microsoft SQL Server 2014 with Hitachi Data Instance Director in a Single Site

Set up SQL Server database backup, restore, and recover operations using Hitachi Data Instance Director to integrate server, network and storage systems.

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.

White Paper

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 All Flash Array With Hitachi NAS Platform 4100 8-Node Cluster: SPECsfs2008 Performance Analysis

A technical performance brief on SPECsfs_2008 NFS v3 benchmark testing using an Hitachi VSP G1000 All flash array (HAF) and HNAS 4100 8-node configuration.

Customer Case Study

Klinikum Wels-Grieskirchen

This success story describes how this healthcare provider generates large volumes of data daily, primarily due to the high number of departments.

Datasheet

Brocade X6 Director

This datasheet provides an overview of the features and benefits of the Brocade X6 Director.

Best Practice

Protecting Oracle Database 12c With Hitachi Data Instance Director in a Single Site Best Practices Guide

This best practice guide shows how to use Hitachi Data Instance Director to protect Oracle Database 12C with Oracle Real Application Clusters.

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.

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 Replication Manager Software

Know how to simplify complex data replication tasks and meet requirements for optimal data protection with Hitachi Replication Manager software in this datasheet. Go through feature highlights of Hitachi Replication Manager.

White Paper

Data Protection: Downtime Is Money

Read this white paper to learn smarter approaches to data protection and recovery. Examine hidden and interrelated costs, and policy choices, in the area of data protection and recovery.

Datasheet

Archive SAP Content Using HCP And PBS Content Link

Learn how Hitachi Content Platform optimizes SAP systems and cuts operational costs with active data volume management

Datasheet

Content Platform and Symantec Enterprise Vault

Read about the Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) and Veritas Enterprise Vault complete, proven solution for email and file archiving with high scalability, policy-based retention and quick search and retrieval.

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.

Infographic

Raiffeisenbank Russia (Brocade)

Go through the infographic on Hitachi and Brocade Solution to explore how Hitachi helps Raieisenbank to develop a longer term strategy for effectively managing data growth.

Customer Case Study

iGate - Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Global IT Services Provider iGATE consolidates its distributed desktops into a centrally managed Hitachi IT environment.

White Paper

Compare Cost and Performance of Replication and Erasure Coding

This report examines the trade-offs in cost and performance between replicated and erasure-encoded storage systems.

Video

Simplify File Serving for Your Remote or Branch Offices

Use Hitachi Data Ingestor to offer easy, secure access to any file from any site in your system. Its elastic scalability makes it the perfect fit.Use Hitachi Data Ingestor to offer easy, secure access to any file from any site in your system. Its elastic scalability makes it the perfect fit.

Video

Tutorial: Hitachi Data Ingestor Remote Server Provisioning

Go through a detailed, step-by-step tutorial of how the Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere lets you use remote server tools to manage your data.

Video

Demo: Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Sync and Share

In this step-by-step demo, you can find out how easily the anytime, anywhere, any device capabilities of Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere can work for your business.

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.

Presentation

VSP Midrange Storage Introduction

Know about Hitachi VSP Midrange Family and how VSP Midrange is an affordable infrastructure solution. Explore Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) feature set across family.

Video

Maximize Storage Utilization and Capabilities

Learn how Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) for VSP G1000 automates key storage functions to improve availability and agility.

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.

White Paper

Simplify Data Protection, Retention and Recovery: Hitachi's Unified Approach

Learn how Hitachi Data Systems is working toward a unified approach to protect, retain and recover data across a complex IT environment in this white paper.

White Paper

Hitachi VSP G1000 Storage for System Z – Analyst Product Overview

Go through this product review by Josh Krischer about a new, enhanced model of high-end Virtual Storage Platform, the VSP G1000 from HDS. Know how the new VSP supports all major operating systems, including IBM System z.

Customer Case Study

iGate - File Server Consolidation

Global IT Services Provider iGATE opted to work with Hitachi Data Systems to consolidate file servers under a unified enterprise storage environment, simplifying both the IGATE IT infrastructure and its management.

Customer Case Study

Video Channel

Video Channel Improves Content-Intensive Project Efficiency With Hitachi Storage

Customer Case Study

Tübingen University Hospital

This succes story describes how Tübingen University Hospital managed data growth in a cost effective manner with HDS NAS storage

Training

Flash for the Real World: Separate Hype From Reality

In this webcast Hu Yoshida, chief technology officer of Hitachi Data Systems, discusses the real-world criteria for making an effective decision when evaluating flash storage.

Customer Case Study

Solido Hosting A/S

4-page success story describes how Solido Hosting, a leading hosting provider, selected Hitachi NAS Platform 3090, Hitachi Unified Storage 150 and Hitachi Unified Storage VM to meet new capacity requirements and offer a cost-effective archiving solution for customers.

Customer Case Study

Saarland University Hospital (UKS)

This success story describes the high demands exponential data growth has placed on the Saarland University Hospital IT infrastructure and how Hitachi NAS Platform 3080 addresses those needs.

Customer Case Study

Schiavello Group

Schiavello and Hitachi Data Systems Build Data Services to Support Rapid Business Growth

Customer Case Study

Toll Group

Toll Group Upgrades to Hitachi Storage to Ship Business Benefits Nationally

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.

Best Practice

VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes on Hitachi VSP Family and HNAS Tech Note

This tech note shows how to use VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes (VVols) for infrastructure management of file and block storage from Hitachi Data Systems.

Video

ESG Video: Hitachi Unified Compute Platform with Brocade Networking

This video outlines the benefits of the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform with Brocade Networking.

Datasheet

Cisco MDS 9718 Multilayer Director Datasheet

This datasheet describes the features and benefits of the Cisco MDS 9718 Director

Datasheet

Hitachi WAN Optimizer: Speed Data Transfers Across TCP/IP-Based Networks

Read our Hitachi WAN Optimizer datasheet to learn how this software-only WAN accelerator solution supports fast, reliable data movement, improves data mobility, and enables wan optimization.

Training

Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional – Storage Administration HAT-680 Exam

Hitachi Storage Administration HAT-680 Exam validates that the successful candidate has knowledge of the configuration and management tools, techniques and best practices that relate to all operational aspects of system utilization in a customer environment.

White Paper

Data Protection on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) Gx00 models with Kaspersky Security 10

Read this technical paper about best practices for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) Gx00 models with NAS module when you use Kaspersky Security 10 for Windows Server.

White Paper

Hitachi Content Platform Architecture Fundamentals - Whitepaper

This white paper examines Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) architecture, including key features, functionality and physical deployment options, as well as Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere and Hitachi Data Ingestor.

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.

Best Practice

Hitachi Content Platform Ecosystem: Compatibility Guide

Read our interoperability guide to get information related to integration and interoperability of 3rd-party independent software vendor (ISV) applications and hardware that are compatible with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere and Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI).

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

Alior Bank

Alior Bank is one of the most innovative financial institutions in the Polish market, The bank engaged in several projects, including the modernization of its previous storage infrastructure, by introducing Hitachi Unified Storage VM and Hitachi Unified Storage 130 to ensure high data availability and maintain an attractive cost-performance ratio at the same time.

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.

Customer Case Study

Stift Admont (Benedictine Monastery of Admont)

As the oldest remaining monastery in Styria, Austria, the Benedictine Monastery of Admont has has built up a name for itself in various business areas, including agriculture and forestry, as well as in the woodworking industry, the energy industry, real estate, tourism and social and educational sectors. Information and data, much of which was previously still located in the monastery's library, has now been fully transferred into data management solutions from Hitachi Data Systems.

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.

Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Viewer Datasheet

Learn how to gain visibility and control of multivendor storage infrastructures with Hitachi Storage Viewer, powered by APTARE(R), providing an integrated set of analytic reporting products and capabilities to manage heterogeneous storage and backup environments.

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

Hitachi Content Platform as a Continuous Integration Build Artifact Storage System

Learn how to utilize the rich functionality of Hitachi Content Platform to ensure successful storage of build artifacts across engineering organizations in this case study shared by Hitachi Data Systems

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.

Customer Exploration

Fast, Scalable App Delivery With HCP and Brocade vADC

Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) with Brocade Virtual Application Delivery Controller (vADC) eradicates clunky, rigid, hardware-based architectures with elastic, intelligent, on-demand, software-enabled application services to support data and apps.

Datasheet

Brocade Virtual Application Delivery (vADC) Data Sheet

Brocade Virtual Application Delivery Controller (vADC) Data Sheet provides an overview of the vADC load balancing and application delivery software.

Datasheet

Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager (vTM) Data Sheet

Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager (vTM) Data Sheet provides an overview of the vTM software and its ability to help users solve performance problems for their web-based services.

Implementation Guide

Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager Quick Start Guide for Hitachi Content Platform

Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) with Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager (vTM) eradicates clunky, rigid hardware-based architectures with elastic, intelligent, on-demand, software-enabled application services to support all kinds of data and apps.

White Paper

Protecting Microsoft SQL Cluster 2014 with HDID in Two Site Environment - Best Practices Guide

This best practice guide includes details about how to protect SQL Cluster with Hitachi Data Instance Director (HDID) in a two-site environment.

Video

Digital Transformation With Hitachi Data Systems Flash Solutions and Brocade Gen6 Fibre Channel Networks

Reach your full potential with high-speed, real-time intelligence, improved reliability, and guaranteed efficiency. HDS and Brocade are changing the data center, so you can change the world.

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.

Customer Exploration

Accelerate Database Performance With the All-Flash Hitachi VSP F Series

Learn how selecting the right flash storage for your database yields performance improvements. With all-flash Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F series and Hitachi Accelerated Flash, 70% of our customers have realized up to 25% more transactions.

Brochure

Can You Ensure 100% Availability of Your Data - Data Availability Solutions

Explore our 100% data availability guarantee for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) F series and VSP G series systems. Ensure that your company meets its information availability requirements.

Infographic

Does Your Data Reduction Strategy Optimize Storage Performance - Infographic

Read our infographic about how data reduction strategy optimizes storage performance. Hitachi Flash Storage solutions can help to transform your strategy to better handle data growth.

White Paper

Achieve Continuous Computing for Mainframe Batch Processing

When downtime is not acceptable and rapid recovery from any failures is essential, fault-tolerant rapid recovery application environments are needed. With mainframes, this includes both transactional and batch processing. Applications and databases have advanced transaction recovery features, but batch jobs present a different problem. Read how continuous batch computing becomes possible.

White Paper

Build the Optimal Mainframe Storage Architecture With Hitachi Data Systems and Brocade

Explore technical and business reasons to implement a switched FICON architecture. Learn why Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1x00 and VSP F1500 and the Brocade FICON Director provide an outstanding, industry-leading solution for IBM FICON switched networked environments.

Brochure

Hitachi Command Suite Brochure

This overview brochure provides a high level information of the Hitachi Command Suite, its key capabilities, positioning, use cases, product features and benefits.

White Paper

Add Leading-Edge Innovation and Compatibility to Your Mainframe Environment

Explore the mainframe storage compatibility and innovation our Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) models VSP Gx00 and VSP F1500 bring to mainframe environments. Read how our two-pillar approach to IBM® mainframe compatibility improves performance and management.

Customer Case Study

Magyar Telekom Delivers Innovation with Hitachi Solutions - Case Study

Read our case study to know how Magyar Telekom has gained a solid foundation for its customer services with consolidate storage environment from Hitachi Data Systems.

Customer Case Study

KBC Group and K&H Bank Speed Up Performance, Data Analysis and Backups With Hitachi

Read how K&H Bank, part of the KBC group accelerate mission-critical services with Hitachi enterprise storage management, flash and data protection solutions.

Architecture Guide

Disaster Recovery using Hitachi TrueCopy on UCP for SAP HANA with VSP G800

Use this reference architecture guide to determine the necessary components and overall layout for a disaster recovery solution. This environment supporting real time data processing uses Hitachi TrueCopy on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for the SAP HANA platform in a scale-out configuration.

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.

White Paper

Continuous Cloud Infrastructure: The 1st Business-Defined IT Architecture

Hitachi Data Systems white paper describes how continuous cloud infrastructure can help the most dynamic enterprise overcome the challenges of change.

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

File Sync and Share: There's Too Much at Stake to Compromise

In this POV, HDS CIO Rex Carter weighs the adoption of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs potential for greater collaboration and productivity with the concern of increased cost and complexity for enterprise IT. So HDS built its own Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere, a 100% private, fully integrated and analyst approved solution to meet the needs of its global, mobile workforce.

Datasheet

Manage Storage Service Levels: Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager for Mainframe

Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager (HTSM) for Mainframe offers online storage service level control by using Hitachi Dynamic Tiering (HDT) for Mainframe policies.

Best Practice

Deploying 1,200 Virtual Machines at Scale With VAAI and Deduplication in a Hitachi NAS Platform Environment Tech Note

Recommended configurations for virtual machine (VM) counts and expected performance (IOPS and latency) results using current best practice deployments.

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 Case Study

Inner Mongolia Mobile

Hitachi Data Systems Helps Inner Mongolia Mobile Implement Cloud Storage to Support Leading Communications Services

White Paper

StorReduce 3.4.8, Veritas NetBackup 7.7, and HCP v7.2 Lab Validation Report

Read this lab validation report to see how StorReduce 3.4.8 deduplication affects enterprise content archiving when used with Veritas NetBackup and Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) for backup and recovery operations.

White Paper

The Benefits of Brocade Gen 5 Fibre Channel

Brocade white paper discusses key server and storage trends and technology advancements and explains how its Gen 5 Fibre Channel and Fabric Vision technology deliver performance, reliability, and simplicity for today's data center.

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.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Dynamically Provisioned 24,000 Mailbox Exchange 2013 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 24,000 mailboxes using Hitachi Unified Storage VM storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage: The Best Alternative to Traditional Tape Backup - Whitepaper

The purpose of this whitepaper is to educate public on the importance of backing up data, and how HUS 150 offers the best capabilities for any business looking to protect their business.

White Paper

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Family Security Overview

Read this white paper to get a security overview of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Family. Know more about Hitachi VSP G1000 security components.

White Paper

A Path to the Private Cloud

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

Customer Case Study

State Government Transforms Traditional IT Into Service-Driven Private Cloud

This Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) portfolio use case describes how an unnamed state government overcame the challenges of distributed IT and a mobile workforce by using an integrated private cloud solution for content mobility. Specifically, the state used Hitachi Content Platform as the object storage for private cloud, Hitachi Data Ingestor as the cloud gateway to connect offices outside the data centers, and Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere to provide mobile access to first responders and other state employees.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Dynamically Provisioned 120,000 Mailbox Exchange 2013 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 120,000 mailboxes using Hitachi Unified Storage VM storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Dynamically Provisioned 43,200 Mailbox Exchange 2013 Mailbox Resiliency Storage Solution

In-depth information on a Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013 mailbox resiliency storage solution for 43,200 mailboxes using Hitachi Unified Storage VM storage systems with Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning.

White Paper

Break Down Capacity Efficiency Barriers on Primary Storage Through Deduplication

This white paper describes how Hitachi Data Systems helps IT break down capacity efficiency barriers in unified storage through primary storage deduplication.

White Paper

4 Ways to Weave Security and Storage Into 1 Strategy

This paper examines 4 key ways you can weave your storage and security into a single strategy through partitioning, encryption, role-based access and audit logging.

White Paper

Simplify Storage Management Abstraction With Hitachi Storage Advisor

Read this Hitachi Storage Advisor (HSA) white paper to learn management best practices to mask storage management complexities from the user. HSA provides Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) management for VSP G1000, VSP G series and VSP F series.

Brochure

All-Flash Infrastructure is the "New Normal." But How Do You Get There?

For many companies, all-flash software-defined infrastructure is becoming the “new normal” of enterprise IT. But how do enterprises get there?

Datasheet

Deliver Leading Performance With Hitachi Accelerated Flash Storage

Explore how, running on Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) family systems with flash module drives (FMD), Hitachi Accelerated Flash (HAF) storage accelerates data access and ensures data integrity. Includes features, benefits and spec chart.

Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) - Datasheet

Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System includes a broad range of efficiency services for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP): VSP F series and VSP G series. As data levels grow, SVOS supports transparent movement of data to the cloud.

Datasheet

Ensure Continuous Operation and Availability With Global-Active Device

Learn how the global-active device feature allows you to simplify and automate high availability for key applications. Ensure nonstop operations and uninterrupted data access for critical SAN and NAS deployments.

Brochure

Virtualize, Simplify With Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System

Learn how this integrated software system for VSP G and S series abstracts and manages heterogeneous storage to pool resources, automate tasks and increase operational efficiency.

Datasheet

Hybrid-Flash Speed With Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series - Datasheet

Explore the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) G series, including VSP G1500, VSP G1000, VSP G800, VSP G600, VSP G400 and VSP G200. Examine Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) capabilities, such as resilience and hybrid flash.

Datasheet

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F Series - Datasheet

Looking for all flash for block, file and mainframe? Consider Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) F series, which offers complete system redundancy, hot-swappable parts, outstanding data protection and nondisruptive updates.

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.

Video

Dedicated Network Resources for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP)

Steve Cance, Vice President Unified Compute Platform (UCP) at Hitachi Data Systems, explains how HDS and Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. partner to deliver powerful yet simple converged solutions for dedicated IP Storage environments.

Architecture Guide

Hitachi UCP 6000 for Oracle RAC on Four Nodes using VSP F800 with Intel Xeon E7-8893

Read our reference architecture guide to know about how Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 for Oracle Real Application Clusters in a 4-node configuration using Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4 processors provides a high performance, integrated solution for an Oracle infrastructure.

White Paper

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

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

Datasheet

Hitachi Visualization Platform Brocade Networking Provides Turnkey Video Management Platform Options

Hitachi Visualization Platform (HVP) provides turnkey video management platform options for an end-to-end video management system. Explore how Hitachi Visualization Platform uses Brocade Networking in this datasheet.

White Paper

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform 6000 with SAP Business Suite on HANA using VSP Gx00 with Unified NAS Modules

This reference architecture guide describes an example architecture of how to deploy SAP Business Suite on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) Gx00, SAP HANA Platform, and Brocade switches.

Use Case

IT Service Provider Breaks Into Storage Services With Disaster Recovery as a Service for Hitachi Content Platform Owners

By partnering with HDS, IT service providers expand their IT service offerings and add to profitability without a heavy investment in development or support services with Hitachi Content Platform.

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.

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.

White Paper

Create a Relational Distributed Object Store

This white paper describes a novel construct, referred to as Relational Distributed Object Store (RDOS), that seeks to solve the twin problems of how to persistently and reliably store petabytes of unstructured data while simultaneously creating and persisting relations among billions of objects.

Datasheet

Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Connector for Microsoft SharePoint

Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Connector for SharePoint by Digilink provides a connection between Microsoft SharePoint and HCP Anywhere to keep designated data in sync. Explore how to work with Microsoft SharePoint data from any device, even when offline, in this datasheet.

Customer Case Study

Global Insurance Company Tackles Fraud Detection on Site With Hitachi Content Platform Software

This Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) use case describes how an unnamed global insurance company overcame the challenge of mobilizing data around storage assets. Specifically, the insurance company used a custom application to identify $3 million in fraud per month. However, the application could not run cost-effectively on Amazon’s public cloud due to upcharges for operations performed on the data. By choosing the software-only version of HCP, the company was able to operate its application at a lower price from its own data center and pave the way for appropriate use of public cloud services in the future.

Customer Case Study

Xinhua News Agency Supports Object-Based Cloud Platform with Hitachi Technologies

Xinhua News Agency audio/visual library was unable to meet the increasing demands of its worldwide users. Looking to increase capacity of its library, make files easier to locate and access and protect vital archives, the leading Chinese news agency built an object-based cloud platform using Hitachi storage technologies.

Customer Case Study

Ocean University of China Builds Next-Generation Cloud on Hitachi Technologies

Ocean University of China is a comprehensive university under the direct administration of the State Ministry of Education. In the era of big data cloud, modern universities place higher demands on the information services, presenting new challenges to IT. To meet these demands the university created a high robust private cloud and file sharing infrastructure based on Hitachi Data Systems solutions, setting a new benchmark for IT implementation of universities.

Customer Case Study

HDS Redefines Data Mobility for Kremsmüller Industrieanlagenbau KG

Kremsmüller Industrieanlagenbau KG, an industrial plant construction group, recognized the need to bring data mobility to employees, partners and customers, alike. The company chose to work with longtime partner Hitachi Data Systems to deploy a Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere solution, enabling constant access to data and easy information exchange.

Brochure

25 Ways to Use Hitachi Content Intelligence

Introduces Hitachi Content Intelligence and presents 25 different uses for the product specific to verticals that include government, financial services, regulatory compliance, healthcare and insurance, retail, telecommunications, accounting services, publishing and media, and legal firms.

Datasheet

Hitachi Content Intelligence: Data Transformation and Exploration Platform - Datasheet

Choose Hitachi Content Intelligence (HCI) to transform data into valuable business information. Read the HCI datasheet and discover how to transform your data, reveal new insights, improve productivity and mitigate risk.

Video

Klinikum Wels Customer Video Testimonial

Interview with Elmar Flamme, Strategic CIO of Klinikum Wels-Grieskirchen GmBH regard their reliance on the Hitachi Content Portfolio as their infrastructure for data management, governance, mobility and analytics

White Paper

Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) Data Protection and Security - Whitepaper

Data is the essence of most any enterprise, but information is what enables an organization to function, to move, to grow. Keeping data preserved and secure in ways that will always generate valuable business information and drive innovation with information is what Hitachi Content Platform is all about. Helping to solve today's challenges around scale, protection and security, Hitachi Content Platform is equally prepared to provision and support what's next in enterprise IT, big data and cloud.

White Paper

Implement User Data Management for Hitachi NAS Platform Using Northern Storage Suite

Implement User Data Management for Hitachi NAS Platform Using Northern Storage Suite

Brochure

Flash Speed With Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Family: Overview Brochure

Learn how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) all-flash VSP F series and hybrid VSP G series, with Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS), deliver best-in-class performance and efficiencies. Includes key features and benefits.

White Paper

Active Flash Performance for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gx00 Models

VSP Gx00 performance whitepaper with test results of Hitachi Dynamic Tiering (HDT). HDT can improve the performance of a Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) Gx00 system workload in which the I/O frequency distribution changes rapidly. Without the active flashfeature,HDT can’t immediately promote pages that suddenly become busy. Active flash feature was designed to allow HDT to improve performance more quickly by reacting to workload changes in seconds rather than minutes or hours.

Datasheet

Optimize Tiered Storage Management With Hitachi Data Mobility Software

Learn how Hitachi Data Mobility software delivers the highest storage performance by simplifying tiered storage management. Explore its capabilities, including automatic tiering, nondisruptive migration and cloud economics.

Datasheet

Select Hitachi Storage Advisor for Simplified IT Management: Datasheet

Learn how Hitachi Storage Advisor, a systems management application for Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) family, reduces complexities and enables a simplified, unified and extensible approach to centralized storage management.

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Delivering Enterprise-Class Converged Infrastructure with Mid-Market Pricing and Packaging

Attend this WebTech and learn how to automate your physically and virtual infrastructure from a single pane of glass, deploy private or hybrid clouds; and lower the operating cost by 25% or more.

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Extend IT Beyond the Data Center Webtech

Attend the WebTech and learn how to extend central IT resources beyond the data center; transform user file services from traditional NAS to elastic and cloud-free gateways; and benefit from next generation file services model

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Extend IT Beyond the Data Center Q&A Session

WebTech Q&A Session focuses on extending IT beyond the data center using Hitachi Data Ingetsor (HDI) and Hitachi Content Platform (HCP).

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Secure, Efficient Workforce Mobility Q&A

Learn about secure and efficient workforce mobility solutions in this WebTech question and answer session by Hitachi Data Systems.

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Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Gets Software-Defined Q&A Session

Go through webtech question and answer session (QA session) to know about how Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) gets software-defined.

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Your Cloud, Your Way: Extend Your IT to Let Insight Happen Anywhere

Attend webcast to learn how Hitachi cloud strategy, technologies, and solutions make information accessible everywhere, meet wide range of SLAs, requirements, business needs,and efficiently manage and protect data while controlling costs.

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On-ramps and Objects: Superior File Services for Distributed IT Q&A

Hitachi Data Systems provides a WebTech Q&A Session about On-ramps and Objects: Superior File Services for Distributed IT.

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Integrated User Interface for Hitachi Command Suite, Hitachi Device Manager, and Hitachi Storage Navigator Q&A

WebTech session answers questions about the integrated user interface for Hitachi Command Suite, Hitachi Device Manager and Hitachi Storage Navigator.

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Cloud Storage Options: The True Costs Q&A

Hitachi Data Systems provides a WebTech Q&A Session on Cloud Storage Options: The True Cost.

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Hitachi All-Flash Data Reduction Savings Guarantee

Learn how this savings guarantee assures all-flash performance, data reduction and 100% data availability via Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) family, Hitachi Accelerated Flash (HAF) and Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS).

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Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Comparative Guide

With Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere, your employees can safely create and share content from their mobile devices without compromising the security of your organization’s data.

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Hitachi All-Flash Buyer’s Guide

Our All-Flash Buyer’s Guide helps you make more informed decisions when selecting an all-flash partner. For example, consider maximizing data reduction with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) F series or consolidating workloads with VSP G series.

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Is It Time to Shift Your Enterprise to an All-Flash, Software-Defined Infrastructure?

Know whether its time to shift your enterprise to an all-flash, software-defined infrastructure (SDI) or not. Explore about new normal of the enterprise IT in this eBook from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Hitachi Content Platform Portfolio Brochure

An overview of Hitachi Content Platform, Hitachi Data Ingestor and Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere

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Accelerate Apps, Consolidate and Manage Data With Hitachi Flash Solutions

Read our customer voices document to learn how Hitachi Data Systems customers access data faster, accelerate applications, consolidate data, manage future data growth and transform their data centers with Hitachi Flash Solutions.

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Precision Discovery

Precision Discovery Chooses Hitachi Converged and Data Mobility Solutions to Move, Manage, and Protect Information.

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Owens Corning

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

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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.

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Photobucket

U.S. cloud-based photo host relies on Trace3 cloud service provider and Hitachi Cloud Services with Hitachi Content Platform.

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Checklist for Content Mobility Readiness

By using this checklist, you can determine the readiness of your content mobility solution.

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Content Platform

Learn why Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) stores, shares, syncs, protects, preserves, analyzes and retrieves data from a single system far better than traditional file storage solutions.

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Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Datasheet

Know how to secure file sync and share with mobile access to enterprise content using Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) Anywhere in this datasheet from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Enable Breakthrough Application Performance, Scalability and Availability

Get a big picture view of the significant operation and cost benefits of integrated Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform and Brocade Gen 5 and Gen 6 Fibre Channel network storage solutions.

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Lancaster University

Read this customer success infographic about how Lancaster University selected Hitachi File and Content Solution to accelerate its data performance and access. Go through the challenges of Lancaster University and Hitachi solutions.

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

Take a No-Compromise Approach to All-Flash Storage - Point of View

When you look for all-flash storage, consider the unmatched performance, high capacity and operational simplicity of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform F series. Highly resilient, the VSP F series guarantees 100% continuous data availability.

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How to Secure Content Outside the Data Center

Learn how to secure content outside the data center with an integrated solution of workforce mobility and secure hybrid cloud by Hitachi Data Systems.

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Hitachi Content Platform and Compliance Obligations in the European Union

A White Paper discussing HCP and compliance with legal and regulatory obligations within the European Union, as well as adherence to international standards, for revision-safe archiving, rather than storage economics. There are, of course, many cost benefits in implementing HCP.

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Hitachi Accelerated Flash Storage - An Innovative Approach To Solid-State Storage

Learn how Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating System (SVOS) with Hitachi Accelerated Flash (HAF) eliminates performance and efficiency issues in enterprise workloads and large-scale transaction processing.

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Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere Security

Read this whitepaper to learn about security aspects of Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere (HCP Anywhere) product related to secure access to the system, secure access to data, and protection from threats as well as data corruption.

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Virtualization Redefined: Create a Software-Defined Infrastructure for the New Business Era

Know how to create a software-defined infrastructure for the new business era in this Hitachi Inspire Series. Explore how three-part IT environment leverages software-defined infrastructure paradigm.

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Hitachi Storage Connector for Cisco UCS Director - Datasheet

Learn how Hitachi Storage Connector for Cisco UCS Director makes it easy to add, manage and leverage Hitachi storage platforms within UCS ecosystems. View this datasheet for benefits and a detailed illustration of a Hitachi pod within UCS Director.

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Continuous Data Availability and Operational Recovery: Why You Need Both - Whitepaper

Read this white paper to learn how to meet your digital transformation challenges with modern data protection, snapshots and replication, business continuity and disaster recovery, operational recovery and continuous data availability solutions.

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Hitachi: Your All-Flash Partner For Today’s Real-Time Business Transformation

Read our guide to explore how to transform your IT storage. Learn 7 requirements for all-flash storage success from Hitachi Data Systems.

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Hitachi Management Automation Strategy - Infographic

Read our infographic about Hitachi Management Automation Strategy which simplifies operations and reduces risk through a composable management approach, employing automation, orchestration, analytics, and intelligent abstraction at cloud-scale. Know how to mitigate the challenges of digital transformation with an IT automation strategy.

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Improving Public Safety Through Dedicated Networks

Learn how Hitachi Data Systems partners with Brocade to provide public safety solutions for smart cities.

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Coop Group Cures Growing Pains with Super-Fast All Flash Solution

Coop Group, a leading wholesaler and manufacturer, is one the largest retailers in Switzerland. With business growing, the company’s data volumes have increased rapidly. To ensure that growing data volumes do not diminish the performance of critical business applications, Coop Group implemented a high-speed all-flash solution from Hitachi. The result: greater performance and reduced response times, allowing business users to meet day-to-day demands without interruptions or delays.

Customer Case Study

Hitachi Delivers Nonstop Availability for Sichuan Local Taxation Bureau

Read how Sichuan Local Taxation Bureau tapped HDS to update its infrastructure for China’s Golden Tax Project. Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) and global-active device delivered a stable, secure and reliable solution.

Customer Exploration

IT Analytics Solutions from Hitachi Data Systems - Solution Profile

Learn how you can meet storage service level needs with our IT analytics solutions. Examine key capabilities, features and benefits of Hitachi Performance Analytics package, which includes Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor and Hitachi Data Center Analytics.

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