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Hitachi Flash Storage

Compete and Win With Fast Flash Storage

Access data faster, accelerate applications, consolidate data, reduce capex and opex, and increase application service levels with flash storage from Hitachi

Get Faster Insight, Make Better Decisions

Rapid Access to Data Keeps You Ahead of Competitors

  • Faster access to data means you can bring products and services to market faster and recognize customer needs before they inhibit business growth
  • With more information you make better decisions that drive innovation, identify trends, predict market changes and accelerate time to market
  • Use Quality of Service controls to ensure a balanced approach to performance delivery

Optimize Your Flash Performance

CAPACITY EFFICIENCY WHEN YOU WANT IT, MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE WHERE YOU NEED IT

  • Consolidate applications and reduce footprint with up to 1M IOPS and 384TB of effective capacity
  • User-selectable data reduction services give you the flexibility to achieve the right balance of performance and storage efficiency
  • Get up and running with Hitachi Flash Storage in minutes and easily manage ongoing operations
  • Flash Deployment Strategies

    Learn how to select the best flash deployment strategy.

    READ THE PAPER

High Performance

Deliver Faster I/O and Better Responsiveness

Accelerate Virtualized Servers and Desktops
Eliminate performance bottlenecks from boot storms and I/O blenders with fast and consistent response times.
Improve Customer Service


With faster access to vital information, your staff can provide customers with the rapid support required by today’s business.
Gain a Competitive Advantage


With high-speed performance you can run real-time analytics to gain fast insights and get products and services to market faster than competitors.

Greater Efficiency

Reduce Space, Increase Utilization With All-Flash Systems

Minimize Your Floor Space Consumption
Hitachi Flash Storage can hold up to 384TB of effective capacity and deliver up to 1M IOPS.
Increase Your Effective Capacity
Selectable data deduplication and compression can give you up to five times more effective capacity.
Virtualize Your Flash
Deploy a space- and capacity-efficient tier of Hitachi Flash Storage virtualized and managed by a Virtual Storage Platform.

Improved Economics

Lower Capital and Operating Costs

Reduce Cost Per I/O and Decrease Power, Cooling and Space Costs
All-flash storage lowers expenses by reducing the number of disk drives and required rack space, and extends the life of existing assets.
Increase Capacity With Advanced Functionality

Dynamic tiering, thin provisioning, and file deduplication enhance flash storage efficiency and lower costs by eliminating redundant file data.

Explore

Time to Shift to All-Flash?
Time to Shift to All-Flash?
All-flash, software-defined infrastructure is becoming the “new normal” of enterprise IT.

Transform Your Data Center With Flash
Learn how Hitachi Flash Storage and Brocade Gen 5 and Gen 6 Fibre Channel improve scalability and reliability.

Evaluate

Hitachi Flash Storage
Accelerate more applications without compromise and deliver superior all-flash performance and guaranteed data availability.
All-Flash Buyer's Guide
Get unmatched performance, capacity and availability. Can all-flash storage do it all?

VALIDATE

Flash Storage Strategies
Learn about flash storage for multiple deployment strategies in this technical paper from the Evaluator Group.
Hitachi Flash Storage: An Introduction
Eliminate trade-offs and answer demands for high performance, sub-millisecond response time at a lower cost.

Hitachi Flash Storage

Performance
HFS A220
700,000 IOPS, 4GB/s
HFS A250
900,000 IOPS, 5GB/s
HFS A270
1,000,000 IOPS, 8GB/s
Max Capacity
(Raw / Effective)
HFS A220
16TB/64TB
HFS A250
48TB/192TB
HFS A270
96TB/384TB
Cache
HFS A220
128GB
HFS A250
128GB
HFS A270
256GB
Controller Size
HFS A220
2U
HFS A250
2U
HFS A270
2U
Value Added Features
HFS A220
Inline deduplication & compression
Quality of Service Controls
Selectable data services
Synch / Asynch replication
HFS A250
Inline deduplication & compression
Quality of Service Controls
Selectable data services
Synch / Asynch replication
HFS A270
Inline deduplication & compression
Quality of Service Controls
Selectable data services
Synch / Asynch replication
HDS Community
Blog, Mark Adams
1 Million IOPS and 384TB can fit in 2U? Who Knew!

HDS is very pleased to announce the Hitachi Flash Storage A-series (HFS), our newest all-flash...

Blog, Bob Madaio
I’m So Excited (By Hitachi Flash Storage)

There's real excitement in the hallways of HDS offices today. And no, we don't plan to hide...

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