Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has announced advancements to HPE SimpliVity, in its hyper converged infrastructure (HCI) platform, powered with artificial intelligence to simplify virtual machine (VM) management and free IT staff to focus on innovation.
This enables HPE SimpliVity in enhancing its customer experience with HPE InfoSight, one-click cluster upgrades, and the integration of HPE StoreOnce.
Organization are under constantly pressure to streamline operations and accelerate innovation, but in order to achieve this agility, they require an intelligent underlying architecture for virtualized environments that automatically speeds time to market and eliminates complexity.
HPE SimpliVity goes beyond software-defined, ushering in AI-driven infrastructure, infusing artificial intelligence to transform IT operations by predicting and preventing issues.
“The future of HCI is AI-driven, and HPE has the most advanced intelligence,” said Rajesh Dhar, Senior Director, Hybrid IT, HPE India. “HCI makes life easy for enterprises, but unresolved complexities still occur. HPE has redesigned HCI with HPE InfoSight at the heart. This global intelligence is truly a game changer for customers as they shift from first-generation HCI to intelligent HCI with HPE.”
HPE SimpliVity makes it simple for any VM administrator to deploy, manage, scale, and upgrade their infrastructure. The platform eliminates more infrastructure and management silos than its competitors and is self-managed without the need for manual tuning or configuration tradeoffs.
Offerings from HPE SimpliVity include:
- The first release of HPE InfoSight for HPE SimpliVity, enabling customers to gain predictive resource planning that takes the guesswork out of managing capacity. HPE InfoSight provides HPE SimpliVity customers global visibility and analytics into detailed system, performance, and capacity utilization insights, along with support automation with automatic alerts and signature detection into complex problems.
- One-click cluster upgrades for HPE SimpliVity uniquely enable a seamless full-stack software upgrade that simplifies and removes risk. Customers now have the ability to upgrade firmware, hypervisor, and HPE SimpliVity software across the nodes in a HPE SimpliVity cluster in one click, delivering confidence to simply, and non-disruptively perform upgrades across sites.
HPE SimpliVity is hyper-efficient, uniquely combining compute, storage, and networking with powerful built-in backup and recovery, delivering consolidation and cost savings. HPE SimpliVity has industry-leading data efficiency with 90% storage capacity savings across primary VMs and backups.
Modernized data protection with HPE StoreOnce integration.
HPE announced integration with HPE StoreOnce for HPE SimpliVity, enabling enhanced protection and data mobility across HPE storage.
Through HPE SimpliVity customers gain space-optimized, intelligent HCI for multi-site deployments, enabling VMs to benefit from performance, efficiency and resiliency in the smallest possible footprint.
Customers gain cloud connected capability via HPE GreenLake, with the option to consume SimpliVity as-a-Service.
- HPE InfoSight for HPE SimpliVity is available globally to all HPE SimpliVity customers.
(Image Courtesy: www.vion.com)