Partners

Alliances

The Best Solutions Emerge From Rock-Solid Partnerships

HDS partners with the world’s leading technology providers to create innovative solutions that extend across every market, industry and application

Collaboration Drives Innovation

TOGETHER, WE CAN SOLVE ANY CUSTOMER CHALLENGE

Have you noticed the pace of business accelerating? That makes partnerships between technology providers more essential than ever to delivering interoperable and optimized solutions that help customers not only survive but thrive. For HDS, strategic alignment and active engagement with our Alliance Partners means efficiency gains and increased predictability. It also means unmatched performance for our customers as they use these leading technology platforms and business applications to take their companies to the next level.

Accelerate Transformation

Validated Partner Solutions Can Help Drive Business Outcomes

The pressure to transform has changed the way customers approach IT modernization. Today, organizations need a solution-focused approach, one that considers compatibility and the combination of solutions to solve a problem or deliver a specific business outcome. Hitachi Data Systems works closely with our alliance partners to validate solutions that will help customers maximize performance and drive innovation.

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Alliances

Adobe

Collaborate and Create Digital Video Content from Virtually Anywhere

The pace of today's digital landscape is unrelenting. Adobe®, a global leader in digital marketing and digital media tools and services, helps users quickly create and monetize content across channels and screens. Adobe Anywhere for video is a modern workflow platform that enables editors and video professionals to collaborate using local or remote networks to simultaneously access, stream and work with remotely stored media. When using Hitachi NAS Platform to centralize storage and execute even the most demanding Adobe Anywhere tasks and workloads, customers have greater flexibility and scalability – from small projects to large productions.

ADOBE ANYWHERE

Agfa Healthcare

Visualize the Future of Digital Imaging and Quality Healthcare

As healthcare organizations shift to a digital environment, they require advanced imaging IT solutions that help to boost productivity and improve patient and physician satisfaction. The IMPAX™ picture archiving and communication system (PACS) solution from Agfa Healthcare simplifies diagnostic reporting, streamlines workflows and enables image and information management. The combination of IMPAX and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP), Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI) and Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) solutions allows users to quickly, securely and efficiently access active and archived medical images across the organization, making higher quality healthcare a reality.

AGFA HEALTHCARE WEBSITE
AGFA IMPAX

APTARE

Delivering Clarity and Insights for Your IT Infrastructure

Efficient management of multi-vendor IT infrastructures is challenging as data storage continues to grow. To help solve this, Hitachi Data Systems and APTARE® have partnered to offer a best-in-class reporting platform that enables improved management of heterogeneous storage and backup environments. Hitachi Storage Viewer, powered by APTARE®, provides comprehensive, multi-vendor reporting around storage capacity, server virtualization, SAN fabrics, file analytics and backup data protection.

APTARE WEBSITE
HITACHI STORAGE VIEWER

Avepoint, Inc.

Integrate, Protect and Manage SharePoint Assets Across Environments

AvePoint is an established leader in enabling enterprise collaboration across platforms and devices. DocAve Software, the company's enterprise-class infrastructure management platform for Microsoft® SharePoint®, helps organizations use SharePoint in a more secure and productive way – regardless of whether the assets are on premises, in the cloud or across hybrid environments. When DocAve Software is combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users are able to store, archive and protect SharePoint infrastructure and content and reduce the burden on SQL SharePoint databases – all without business interruptions or costly downtime.

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Carestream Health

Elevating Healthcare IT to Enhance Patient Care and Clinical Collaboration

In today’s healthcare environment, the mandate to provide better outcomes has never been greater. Carestream Health delivers flexible medical imaging and IT solutions, such as Carestream Vue for Radiology, to accelerate the customer’s digital transition, improve workflow, and simplify radiology information system (RIS), picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and clinical reporting – all while reducing costs. The combination of Carestream Vue and innovative storage solutions from Hitachi Data Systems allows users to securely and efficiently store, access and manage medical images and information, enhancing the quality of patient care.

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CARESTREAM VUE FOR RADIOLOGY

Commvault

Powerful Protection for Data and Applications

Since 2002, Commvault and Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) have partnered to deliver innovative data protection solutions, such as Hitachi Data Protection Suite (HDPS) powered by Commvault, to the market. HDPS can help companies automate data protection and management for unified storage and virtual and cloud infrastructures, consolidate operations, reduce complexity and risk, lower costs and increase efficiency, productivity and agility – all while providing protection for data and applications. In this age of digital transformation, the powerful combination of Commvault and HDS allows users to protect and leverage their data to drive maximum value for their business.

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HITACHI DATA PROTECTION SUITE, POWERED BY COMMVAULT

Dalet Digital Media Systems

Media Asset Management for Multimedia Production and Distribution

In today's fast-paced environment, broadcast, media and entertainment companies need to create, assemble, manage and distribute digital assets as quickly as possible, streamline production costs and increase revenue opportunities. Developed to solve those challenges, media asset management (MAM) offerings from Dalet, a leading provider of software-based solutions for media organizations, enable end-to-end management of content, workflows and processes. The combination of Dalet solutions with high-performance unified and converged storage technologies from Hitachi Data Systems helps customers improve efficiency and maximize the use and value of their assets.

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Epic Systems

Improving Patient Care via Healthcare IT Innovations

Epic Systems is a leading healthcare IT company best known for its EpicCare electronic health record (EHR) system. Many of the largest and most prestigious hospitals, academic facilities, children’s organizations and healthcare systems use EpicCare to enhance care coordination and deliver better health outcomes. Hitachi Data Systems works closely with Epic to deliver a scalable, high-performance infrastructure layer for EpicCare, resulting in improved efficiency and productivity for healthcare organizations and high-quality care for patients.

EPIC WEBSITE
HIGH-PERFORMANCE INFRASTRUCTURES FOR EPIC EPICCARE EMR

Evident, LLC

Patient Centered, Community Focused

With the emergence and growth of patient electronic health records (EHRs), healthcare organizations need a comprehensive system that will seamlessly, consistently and accurately integrate records from different departments and locations. The Thrive EHR solution from Evident meets this need and provides a fully integrated patient care system that can help organizations optimize healthcare processes and outcomes. Thrive EHR plus Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) gives users access to powerful data processing and analytics for enhanced clinical decision support as well as robust archiving, backup and disaster recovery.

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THRIVE EHR SOLUTION

FUJIFILM Medical Systems

Pioneering Superior Cost-Effective Healthcare Experiences

A pioneer in advanced diagnostic imaging and healthcare IT, FUJIFILM delivers continuous innovation and clinically proven products and technologies to help medical professionals perform more effectively and efficiently. With its Synapse™ Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) offerings, FUJIFILM was the first to address the critical needs of the medical community: accommodation of multiple locations with disparate RIS and HIS systems, enhanced communication and optimized productivity. When combined with innovative storage solutions from Hitachi Data Systems, Synapse sets a high bar for scalable, cost-effective healthcare information systems.

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GE Healthcare

Shaping Patient Care and Improving Clinical Insight and Outcomes

As healthcare evolves to a more patient-centric, outcomes-focused model, provider organizations must integrate information across disparate systems to make patient diagnosis and treatment more efficient. GE Healthcare provides transformational medical offerings, such as Centricity™ Solutions for Enterprise Imaging, that are shaping a new age of patient care and improving critical clinical and operational outcomes. When combined with innovative infrastructure solutions from Hitachi Data Systems, GE Healthcare delivers solutions that focus on improving productivity, increasing information access and lowering the cost of managing large volumes of images effectively and efficiently.

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ENTERPRISE IMAGING FOR RADIOLOGY

IBM Corporation

Powering and Protecting Tomorrow’s Agile Digital Business

Today, IBM® is focused on powering digital intelligence for digital business. For example, IBM FileNet® Content Manager, with Hitachi Content Platform, helps organizations meet the growing challenge of managing enterprise content with speed, efficiency and accuracy. With IBM and HDS, users can quickly and efficiently access content, make informed decisions and respond more quickly to business demands. For backup and recovery, IBM Spectrum Protect™, combined with Hitachi NAS Platform and/or Hitachi Content Platform, offers a single point of control and administration, enabling reliable, cost-effective backup and recovery for all environments.

IBM FILENET
IBM SPECTRUM

Informatica Corporation

Cost-Effectively Manage Data, Optimize Performance and Ensure Compliance

As data volumes expand in business applications, such as CRM and ERP systems, and as regulatory requirements call for greater data retention, effective data archiving becomes an even more critical task for IT departments. Informatica® Data Archive enables organizations to control data growth in production databases, optimize performance, lower costs and retire legacy applications. When Data Archive is combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users have a secure, reliable and cost-effective database archive solution that offers advanced capabilities for performance optimization, application retirement, data analytics, retention management, corporate governance and regulatory compliance.

INFORMATICA WEBSITE
INFORMATICA DATA ARCHIVE

Intel

Improve business outcomes with flexible solutions

Hitachi Data Systems and Intel® partner to define and create information management and Internet of Things solutions. The combination of Hitachi expertise and resources with Intel's rich experience and leadership in compute and innovative technologies enables us to deliver flexible solutions that improve business outcomes, simplify the lives of mobile workers and accelerate real-time decision making. Hitachi Data Systems solutions with Intel Xeon® processors provide the performance and scalability you need to collect, analyze and store big data.

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Kanteron Systems

Advancing Personalized Medicine Via Integrated Genomics Data

Today, many healthcare IT solutions lack the critical genomics data that enables clinicians to quickly and easily reach precise diagnostics and administer personalized medicine. Meeting this need, the Translational Medical Information Server (TMIS) from Kanteron Systems integrates genomics, pharmacogenomics, digital pathology, radiology, biosensors and analytics into a unified workflow to produce a complete visualization. The combination of TMIS and scalable, high-performance, high-availability solutions from Hitachi allows genomic patient data integration into electronic medical records (EMRs), enabling more precise diagnostics and better informed decisions about patient care.

KANTERON WEBSITE
KANTERON SYSTEMS’ TMIS SOLUTION

McAfee, Inc.

Protect Your Data and Your Business From Today’s Security Threats

As data volume grows and as business data becomes more critical to success, organizations are looking to limit risk, defend against threats and increase security confidence. With a combination of anti-virus, anti-spyware, firewall and intrusion-prevention technologies, McAfee VirusScan® Enterprise for Storage safeguards systems and data from viruses and other malicious attacks. When this solution is combined with the high-performance Hitachi NAS Platform, customers can manage and protect growing data volumes, accelerate access to business-critical data and unlock business potential – all with the peace of mind that McAfee VirusScan Enterprise can offer.

MCAFEE WEBSITE
MCAFEE VIRUSSCAN ENTERPRISE FOR STORAGE

McKesson Corporation

Shaping the Future of Healthcare

The emergence of electronic medical data has changed the face of healthcare and has added complexities around efficient workflows, particularly around acquiring, distributing and archiving medical data. McKesson Corporation, a healthcare services and IT company, is dedicated to improving today’s healthcare. In combination with McKesson’s powerful diagnostic imaging solutions, our Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP), Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) and Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI) offerings deliver a scalable, efficient, high-performance IT foundation upon which healthcare organizations can build high-quality patient care and positive customer experiences.

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DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING ENTERPRISE SOLUTIONS
RADIOLOGY SOLUTIONS
CARDIOLOGY SOLUTIONS

Merge Healthcare

Implement Healthcare-Transforming Technology for Better Patient Outcomes

Today’s healthcare organizations must be able to securely and easily access, store, transfer and analyze a growing amount of data and images. Innovative clinical systems and point-of-care solutions, such as Merge Radiology and Merge Cardio™ Solutions, address the challenges faced by healthcare organizations from imaging centers and radiology practices to hospitals and advanced cardiac practices and cath labs. Hitachi Data Systems collaborates with Merge to deliver a scalable, high-performance infrastructure layer for Merge solutions, resulting in improved efficiency, increased productivity, more efficient diagnosis and treatment, and better patient health outcomes for all.

MERGE HEALTHCARE WEBSITE
MERGE RADIOLOGY SOLUTIONS
MERGE CARDIO

Metalogix

Improve Performance and Simplify Management of SharePoint Environments

As organizations store millions of documents daily in Microsoft® SharePoint® and content databases become more difficult to manage, businesses need a solution that significantly reduces their content database, improves agility and simplifies data management without sacrificing functionality or impacting user experience. Metalogix® StoragePoint meets these needs and allows users to shatter SharePoint and SQL Server performance and scalability limitations. When StoragePoint is combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users can improve performance and agility and reduce costs by moving and securely storing content onto the most efficient storage tier based on business requirements.

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Microsoft

Ensure seamless support of Windows, reduce costs and complexity

Hitachi Data Systems and Microsoft® have been strategic partners since 1990, working together to provide our mutual customers with tightly integrated Hitachi server, network and storage solutions for the Microsoft ecosystem. HDS is a Microsoft OEM and Gold Certified Partner, offering tightly integrated solutions for Microsoft Windows®, Hyper-V®, System Center, Microsoft Business Applications and the Microsoft Azure™ Cloud. Hitachi solutions are designed to work with Microsoft environments, and enable customers of all sizes to implement scalable, available and reliable architectures in a cost-effective way.

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Nice Systems

Improve Customer Experience and Gain Valuable Business Insights

As the foundation for digital transformation, data must be stored and accessible. The Nice Engage Platform and Nice Trading Recording (NTR) from NICE Systems offers secure and reliable voice recording capabilities designed to help users manage video and audio recording data, maintain compliance, and resolve disputes effectively. When combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) or Hitachi Data Ingestor (HDI) infrastructure solutions from Hitachi Data Systems, respectively, businesses have the foundation required to manage data, improve customer experience and realize the true value of their data.

NICE WEBSITE

NTP Software

Enhance the Control and Management of Data

As organizations continue on their digital transformation journey, data is critical. With their award-winning data migration, quota management, file reporting and file auditing solutions, NTP Software empowers organizations across the globe to understand, manage, move and secure their data. In combination with Hitachi NAS Platform and Hitachi Content Platform, NTP Software solutions can help organizations derive the greatest value from their infrastructure investment while evolving data management, improving scalability and lowering operating costs.

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OpenText

Manage Data and Stay Compliant

As digitalization of information and its distribution increases, companies struggle to manage and store high volumes of data while meeting corporate governance and regulatory compliance mandates. OpenText™ Content Suite, an integrated group of Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions, can help organizations create a centralized and unified grid to connect data across the enterprise. When these solutions are combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users can align data storage and advanced data life cycle management capabilities to the needs of their business-critical applications, such as SAP®, helping manage cost and ensure regulatory compliance.

OPENTEXT WEBSITE

Oracle

Reduce TCO and accelerate transformation with Oracle and Hitachi

Hitachi, Ltd. is one of only 11 Oracle Global Diamond Partners and has been collaborating with Oracle for more than 20 years. Our alliance integrates two industry-leading portfolios, with Hitachi providing an agile, secure and cost-effective set of solutions to support Oracle’s database and application software. Our solutions are designed to meet the most demanding requirements for performance and resilience to ensure that customers’ most valuable applications and data are always available. From storage, compute and converged infrastructure systems to data protection and automation solutions, and services and support delivered by Oracle experts, our alliance ensures that businesses are ready for what’s next.

ORACLE WEBSITE
UNIFIED COMPUTE PLATFORM FOR ORACLE DATABASE

Philips

Quickly Deliver Medical Images and Data Across Healthcare Organizations

Today, healthcare organizations are challenged to make millions of images, often stored in multivendor systems and infrastructures in various departments, rapidly available to clinicians regardless of location. Philips is committed to deliver a universal data management platform that is highly scalable, standards based and able to deliver the performance healthcare customers require. The collaboration between Philips and Hitachi combines Philips' expertise in enterprise medical image management solutions with Hitachi's digital health data management capabilities, resulting in a more complete and integrated view of a patient's medical condition over time, with the aim of improving patient outcomes at a lower cost.

PHILIPS HEALTHCARE WEBSITE
NEXT-GENERATION DATA MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS

QStar Technologies

Retain Digital Content in a Flexible, Cost-Effective Cloud Environment Digital media cloud archive

For media and entertainment industry organizations, the requirement to manage, store, preserve, and retrieve large volumes of digital content is commonplace. QStar Archive Manager software meets this need, allowing users, editors and administrators to easily store, search and retrieve data within a sharable archive. When combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) from Hitachi Data Systems, QStar Archive Manager represents a scalable, self-managing digital media cloud solution.

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Rocket Software

Intelligently Manage and Protect Your Data

The explosion of data and the associated costs of storing this data over the last decade have transformed IT and the face of business. Rocket® Arkivio® Autostor is a efficient and flexible reporting and archiving solution that enables organizations to effectively manage the growth of unstructured data. When this solution is combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users can protect and manage data and storage through its entire life cycle via integrated file and storage discovery, classification, and automated management in a scalable and intelligent file tiering and archiving solution.

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SAP

Accelerate innovation with integrated HDS and SAP solutions

For over 20 years, Hitachi Data Systems and SAP have helped customers find new ways to achieve their business goals through tailored technology solutions. This strategic alliance takes advantage of our combined leadership and resources in enterprise-class infrastructure, Internet of Things, and cloud solutions. Hitachi Data Systems and SAP offer integrated and certified solutions that enable simplicity, agility and value across the SAP landscape. Whether striving to create personalized customer experiences, optimize operations or launch innovations, the combined Hitachi Data Systems and SAP solutions enable smarter decisions at the speed of business.

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SAP INFOGRAPHIC
SOLUTIONS FOR SAP BUSINESS APPLICATIONS

Scale Logic

Address Real-Time Content Creation and Media Post-Production Challenges

Many of today's media and entertainment companies face storage performance bottlenecks as the data they generate is bigger and flows faster than in other industries. HyperFS® SAN and Scale-Out NAS File System from Scale Logic is a unified storage file system that takes the worry out of content storage, no matter what your Quality of Service (QoS) needs are. The combination of HyperFS and Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) provides a scalable integrated package for media and entertainment companies, allowing them to focus on what they do best: content creation, production and distribution without worrying about capacity, performance, complexity, availability or downtime risks.

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SCALE LOGIC HYPERFS FILE SYSTEM AND HITACHI VSP

Sony

Optimize, Streamline and Modern Content Creation Workflows

Integrate digital platforms and workflows and streamline content creation and management. Media Backbone™ Enterprise Management System and Sonaps networked production system from Sony can help streamline workflows, eliminate repetitive tasks, boost productivity, expand capacity, automate content transfers, and improve content access. When this system is combined with Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform, Hitachi NAS Platform, Hitachi Unified Storage and/or Hitachi Content Platform, users see improved content production, integrated management, increased scalability, and reduced footprint and energy costs.

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SUSE

A Collaborative Alliance Optimized for SAP Environments

Over the last 20 years, SUSE and Hitachi Data Systems have built a collaborative alliance that leverages their combined leadership in enterprise-critical solutions for the data center, and applications for physical, virtual and cloud workloads. Hitachi and SUSE provide scalable, manageable and flexible solutions for demanding enterprise workloads including SAP applications, SAP HANA, customer-facing web platforms and the Internet of Things (IoT). Reliable, high-performance solutions running SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server on Hitachi converged systems support mission-critical and high-availability scenarios, and scale up and out to enable organizations to thrive in the big data economy. Hitachi solutions powered by SUSE technologies are optimized for private and hybrid cloud environments, so companies can move to the cloud with confidence.

2 BILLION REASONS TO CHOOSE HITACHI FOR YOUR SAP HANA ENVIRONMENT! RUNNING SUSE LINUX ENTERPRISE SERVER
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VMware

Accelerate success with integrated and certified solutions

Hitachi Data Systems and VMware have been collaborating on technology integration since 2002 to deliver industry-leading solutions. HDS is an Elite-level member of VMware's Technology Alliance Partner program and a global OEM, as well as a VMware Consulting and Integration Partner. Hitachi provides a true, deep integrated foundation that spans almost all VMware technologies and environments, from virtualization, converged, storage, networking, adaptors, SDDC and more. Combining the reliability, scalability and innovation of Hitachi with the flexibility and agility of VMware solutions simplifies and automates virtualized environments while reducing cost.

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HITACHI DATA SYSTEMS AND VMWARE VIRTUALIZATION

Varonis

Manage, Control, Analyze and Protect Data Efficiently

For most organizations, business data is rapidly growing in volume year after year. Varonis, the leading provider of comprehensive data governance software, and Hitachi Data Systems collaborate to enable organizations to manage, organize, store and protect this data. Hitachi NAS Platform (HNAS) paired with Varonis DatAdvantage, for example, gives users visibility and control over their data, ensuring that the right users have access to the right data at all times. Together, HDS and Varonis help users simplify file and content management through consolidation, automated migration, policy-based tiering and replication.

VARONIS WEBSITE
HITACHI NAS PLATFORM WITH VARONIS IMPLEMENTATION GUIDE

Verint Systems

Meet Regulatory Compliance and Enhance Customer Experience

For organizations, captured customer interactions represent critical data, vital to improve customer support and service. Whether utilizing Workforce Optimization (WFO) or Impact 360 Recording from Verint, organizations can reliably document, store, retrieve and analyze mission-critical communications. When these solutions are combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users have a reliable, robust and secure integrated solution to meet regulatory compliance, drive operational excellence and enhance customer experience.

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Veritas Technologies

Protect and Harness the Power of Your Data

The exponential growth of data and the resources needed to manage it are among the most pressing issues facing business today. And it's not just the amount of data. It's where data lives and how it travels between private clouds, public clouds and back to on premises. In these increasingly complex IT environments, it's important to focus on what's constant: the data. Veritas information management solutions ¬– from business continuity to backup and recovery to software-defined storage and information governance – are designed around the principle that information is more important than infrastructure. When these solutions are combined with Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), users can collect, protect, analyze and optimize their data, even in the most demanding environments.

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