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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Top 10 Advantages of Unified Storage: Hitachi VM All Flash System

    IDC says it best: “For enterprise customers, flash storage changes everything.”1 Driven by the need to provide better storage performance and efficiency at a lower cost, more enterprises are turning to flash solutions, which now include Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) all flash system. This unified system integrates Hitachi...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Top 10 Advantages of Unified Storage: Hitachi VM All Flash System

    IDC says it best: “For enterprise customers, flash storage changes everything.”1 Driven by the need to provide better storage performance and efficiency at a lower cost, more enterprises are turning to flash solutions, which now include Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) all flash system. This unified system integrates Hitachi...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Comparative Guide: Hitachi Unified Storage VM

    IT decision-makers often struggle to achieve a balanced information infrastructure that meets all their needs. Historically, they have chosen between low initial costs and higher efficiencies or market advantages. A platform that combines enterprise virtualization, data unification and efficient packaging enables businesses to extract increasing value from their data for...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    IDC Technology Spotlight: Optimizing Storage with All-Flash Solutions

    Today, enormous amounts of data are being created from a variety of sources, such as applications, new mobile devices, big data analytics, and the cloud. This is changing the speed with which business is conducted and the scale in which it occurs. Moreover, the digital explosion shows no sign of...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Optimizing Storage with All-Flash Solutions

    Advancements in semiconductor technology and the growing use of NAND flash in the consumer market have pushed NAND flash–based SSDs into the enterprise as a cost-effective solution to deliver higher performance and improved responsiveness while mitigating some inefficiencies within existing hard disk drive (HDD)–based infrastructures. Read More...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Hitachi Unified Storage VM: All Flash Solution

    IT Infrastructure are more demanding than ever on storage architectures. It has driven the demand for higher performing storage to handle the growing demand without greatly increasing data centre footprints. All Flash system are now coming to market as new high density, high performing storage solutions to handle the demands...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Unified Storage Comparison Guide

    IT decision-makers often struggle to achieve a balanced information infrastructure that meets all their needs. Understand the landscape of unified storage for entry-level enterprises. Easily identify your storage solution for today and the future.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Deploying Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    Businesses increasingly rely on collaboration tools to enable employees to work together, share information and manage content across countries, continents and time zones. Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is often the tool of choice to achieve those important objectives. However, planning and deploying SharePoint in enterprise environments is a complex endeavor...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Storage Economics: Four Principles for Reducing Total Cost of Ownership

    Difficult economic times require new perspectives and strategies for reducing the cost of storage infrastructure. The past several years of IT procurement have left many IT organizations with underutilized and oversubscribed storage capacity. Now, with a squeeze on capital and credit, many organizations are faced with edicts to do more...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Replication Strategies for SAP Based on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    The mission-critical nature of SAP implementations implies that the primary mission of all SAP infrastructures is data availability. That means that the data must be available for business access 7x24xforever; however, it also means much more. Access to SAP data is often required for multiple uses simultaneously. One of the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Delivering an Open, Unified Compute Platform for Enterprise Data Centers and Private Cloud Deployments

    The increasing complexity of data centers and the massive growth of data are multiplying requirements for end-to-end management. These relentless trends also affect the resources needed to store, process and deliver data and services back to end users. Many data centers now face shortages in floor space, insufficient power and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Virtualized Tiered Storage Solutions for Healthcare

    Healthcare organizations face a rate of data growth unmatched by other industries. It is driven by many factors, among them the stringent data retention and retrieval requirements of regulations such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the European Union Data Protection Directive (EUDPD). The data influx...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Virtualized Tiered Storage Solutions for Government and Education

    Governmental and educational organizations are facing relentless data storage growth driven by many different factors. Perhaps foremost among these are compliance with regulations on data retention, privacy and e-discovery, with increased digital imaging of public documents to ease compliance. Organizations also face the difficulty of determining what data can be...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Hitachi Edge-to-Core Storage Solves the Unstructured Data Dilemma for Distributed IT and Cloud Deployments

    Among today's most urgent IT challenges are the rampant growth of unstructured content and the need to reduce the costs, complexities and risks associated with it. Particularly tricky is the management and proper handling of this content across distributed IT environments, such as cloud service providers and organizations with branch...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Deploying Oracle Database 11gR2 With ASM and Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning Software on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    Storage capacity planning and database utilization management are complex tasks that are made even more difficult by the rapid increase in data storage demands and ever-increasing database sizes. Data center managers must control storage budgets and help storage and database administrators efficiently plan for storage demands and minimize administration complexity....

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: University of Utah Health Sciences Center

    The University of Utah Health Care provides medical services for residents well beyond its own state borders. The University of Utah has maintained a nimble IT infrastructure that addresses growth requirements and quickly adapts to business changes. The hospital deploys Hitachi storage virtualization across the IT environment for flexible tiered...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Economic Impact of Virtualization at Overstock.com

    The lifeblood of almost every organization is data, and the requirements to protect, maintain and access the systems that store that data are absolutely necessary for supporting business operations. With the sheer amount and varying types of information that must be stored, complexity in the data center tends to grow...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Huntsville Hospital

    With extreme data growth escalating year after year, Huntsville Hospital was determined to implement high performance, low maintenance storage virtualization across three data centers. After considering a dozen vendor solutions, the regional hospital chose Hitachi Universal Storage Platform V to facilitate fast, simple and reliable tiered storage, with the Hitachi...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Savills

    Savills is a leading global property management company, specializing in lettings (Lease and Rental) management and sales for high-end residential and commercial properties. In the UK, Savills needed to upgrade its storage system and ensure it had the best possible disaster recovery capability in place. It chose to implement a...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Beijing Municipal Bureau of Statistics

    Responsible for churning out reliable data for both public and government decision making, Beijing Municipal Bureau of Statistics considers data reliability a huge concern. By pooling together its disparate systems using Hitachi Universal Storage Platform VM and implementing a SAN architecture that is both open and scalable, the government department...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia

    The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM) is one of the main revenue collecting agencies of the Malaysian Ministry of Finance. Established in accordance with the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia Act 1995, the IRBM's charter is to improve the quality and effectiveness of tax administration. Seeking to revise and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Overstock.com

    In a troubling economy, it is good to know that one company is looking out for the consumer. Overstock.com is a popular online retailer that offers brand name merchandise at deeply cut prices. To keep its high volume online business running smoothly, Overstock.com wanted to replace data migration woes and...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: The Southern Grampians Shire Council

    The ten towns of the Southern Grampians Shire Council in Victoria, Australia, enjoy a breathtaking landscape - ancient volcanoes, meandering rivers, waterfalls and rolling pastoral lands - surrounded by the Grampians mountain range. But despite this tranquil setting, the IT operations for this region have experienced serious pressures to keep...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: SquareTwo Financial

    SquareTwo Financial is known for its ability to help corporations quickly recover financial assets through a suite of technologically advanced solutions. To keep momentum within its own data centers, SquareTwo Financial implemented Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage 2500 and Hitachi NAS Platform 3100, powered by BlueArc, for centralized single-pane management of...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Kath. St.-Johannes-Gesellschaft (Hospital) Dortmund gGmbH

    St.-Johannes-Gesellschaft in Dortmund has a rich tradition as a hospital with a history of more than 150 years. In all those years, this 570-bed clinic never forgot to keep up with the times, or sometimes stay a small step ahead of them. The hospital needed an efficient IT infrastructure because...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: SEB

    SEB is a major Nordic banking and finance group. They have approximately 20,000 staff and some 675 branches in more than 20 countries, mainly in Sweden, Germany and the Baltic countries. One key requirement was that two independent fibre cable connections should be established between the two computer centres based...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Hyper-V Live Migration Over Distance

    A comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plan mandates the deployment of multiple data centers located far enough apart to protect against regional power failures and disasters. Synchronous remote data replication is the appropriate solution for organizations seeking the fastest possible data recovery, minimal data loss and protection against database...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Cablemas

    Part of Grupo Televisa?s pay television services, Cablemas is a cable TV provider that provides triple play services (cable, telephone and Internet). The information collected as a result of the company's recent growth demanded a larger storage capability that guaranteed data existence and availability, to improve the company's business processes...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Bouygues Telecom

    Founded in 1994, Bouygues Telecom has over 10 million customers and 8,650 employees. The company aims to become the "preferred brand of mobile, fixed, TV and Internet communication services." Data is thus at the heart of the growth process of the operator, and must be protected and made available. The...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Banco de Reservas de la Rep?blica Dominicana (BanReservas Bank)

    Through its over 60 years of existence, Banco de Reservas de la Rep?blica Dominicana (BanReservas Bank) has grown to become the most experienced and stable reserve bank in Latin America's eighth largest economy, the Dominican Republic. BanReservas needed to optimize its technological infrastructure in order to guarantee high network availability,...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: MAXCOM Telecomunicaciones

    Telecommunications provider Maxcom offers local telephone service, long distance, IP voice, data, Internet and TV through its own infrastructure. Founded in 1996, Maxcom has seen continuous growth and taken ownership of different types and classes of information. This recently prompted the company to look for technological renewal with state-of-the-art equipment...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Zhongda Hospital, Southeast University

    Located in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, Nanjing Southeast University's affiliated Zhongda Hospital is an integrated tertiary grade-A hospital that has combined healthcare, education and research for the last 80 years. To meet the long term challenge of constant data growth, it is vital that Zhongda Hospital intelligently architected with the highest...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Zen Internet

    As one of the UK's leading independent ISPs, Zen Internet provides a range of Internet and IT services to consumer and corporate customers. In order to ensure system availability and cope with high volumes of data, it needed to upgrade its storage capabilities. It chose to deploy Hitachi Adaptable Modular...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Meuhedet Health Fund

    The Imaging Department at Meuhedet Health Fund, Israel's third largest healthcare provider, runs the most advanced Picture Archive and Communications System (PACS) project in the country. Faced with storage capacity demands five times greater than planned and looking for a flexible and scalable solution to facilitate future growth, Meuhedet redefined...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Telef?nica M?viles de Chile

    Movistar is Telef?nica's mobile business in Chile. Due to increased customer demand and massive access by thousands of customers a day, Movistar needed a comprehensive solution that would help decrease mobile telephony response times and guarantee the security of the site. The company needed a partner that could provide the...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Viana

    A Mexico-based retail corporation with over 55 years in the market of house wares sales, Viana operates with 55 branch offices nationally and has over 1,700 employees. The company wanted to ensure its growing information stores would be secure yet highly available to staff. Hitachi Data Systems offered the solution,...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Payserv AG

    Payserv AG, part of the Telekurs Group, is Switzerland's leading company in the processing of bank and credit/debit card payments. One major challenge Payserv faced was to cope with the initial increasing of storage volume of at least 85GB per month, slowing down to 5GB in operation. For this reason,...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: NorgesGruppen

    NorgesGruppen is the largest food retailer in Norway. They operate more than 3,000 supermarkets, convenience stores, newsstands and restaurants. NorgesGruppen decided that a new storage solution should be investigated that would not only meet the group's immediate needs but would also provide a flexible and scalable platform for future growth....

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Experian

    Experian makes over 20 billion updates each year to the credit files of consumers around the world. Experian's storage solution needed to securely accommodate growth of its databases, the corporate file systems and the finance systems. The solution needed to adhere to the company's aggressive service level agreements, require minimal...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Hjemmet Mortensen

    Owned by Orkla Media and Egmont, Hjemmet Mortensen publishes 31 weekly and specialised publications, as well as 10 webbased magazines. Hjemmet Mortensen decided to install a new storage system that would meet the immediate needs in full and was flexible and scalable enough to take them into the future. To...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Hitachi Edge-to-Core Storage Solves the Unstructured Data Dilemma for Distributed IT and Cloud Deployments

    Among today's most urgent IT challenges are the rampant growth of unstructured content and the need to reduce the costs, complexities and risks associated with it. Particularly tricky is the management and proper handling of this content across distributed IT environments, such as cloud service providers and organizations with branch...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Storage Economics: Four Principles for Reducing Total Cost of Ownership

    Difficult economic times require new perspectives and strategies for reducing the cost of storage infrastructure. The past several years of IT procurement have left many IT organizations with underutilized and oversubscribed storage capacity. Now, with a squeeze on capital and credit, many organizations are faced with edicts to do more...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    The Economic Effects of Virtualization, Tiered Storage and Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning Software

    Today's CIOs face the same challenges they have faced for years: doing more with less. But in the current economic climate, with increased global competition, shrinking budgets and rising energy costs driving up virtually every aspect of doing business, the old clich? has taken on a fresh sense of urgency....

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Economic Impact of Virtualization at Overstock.com

    The lifeblood of almost every organization is data, and the requirements to protect, maintain and access the systems that store that data are absolutely necessary for supporting business operations. With the sheer amount and varying types of information that must be stored, complexity in the data center tends to grow...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Tiered Storage and Virtualization in the Real World

    Does a transition to virtualized tiered storage deliver true value, a fast Return On Investment (ROI) and verifiable cost savings? Can the foundational virtualization technology and intelligence of the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform produce an attractive payback period and reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)? While industry analysts and Hitachi...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage and VMware: Efficiency and Performance Maximized

    Data centers everywhere are being challenged to meet increasing business and IT demands with the same - or shrinking - budgets and staff. As a result, organizations are turning to server virtualization technologies, such as VMware, to help maximize efficiencies throughout the data center. In virtualized server environments - perhaps...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Deploying Oracle Database 11gR2 With ASM and Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning Software on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    Storage capacity planning and database utilization management are complex tasks that are made even more difficult by the rapid increase in data storage demands and ever-increasing database sizes. Data center managers must control storage budgets and help storage and database administrators efficiently plan for storage demands and minimize administration complexity....

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Replication Strategies for SAP Based on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    The mission-critical nature of SAP implementations implies that the primary mission of all SAP infrastructures is data availability. That means that the data must be available for business access 7x24xforever; however, it also means much more. Access to SAP data is often required for multiple uses simultaneously. One of the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Building a Scalable Microsoft Hyper-V Architecture on the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform Family

    Increasingly, organizations are turning to server virtualization because of the important business and IT benefits it provides. Organizations that virtualize their server environments are able to consolidate their physical IT infrastructures and improve the overall efficiency, resilience and agility of their environments. Doing so has potentially significant implications from a...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Delivering an Open, Unified Compute Platform for Enterprise Data Centers and Private Cloud Deployments

    The increasing complexity of data centers and the massive growth of data are multiplying requirements for end-to-end management. These relentless trends also affect the resources needed to store, process and deliver data and services back to end users. Many data centers now face shortages in floor space, insufficient power and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Virtualized Tiered Storage Solutions for Healthcare

    Healthcare organizations face a rate of data growth unmatched by other industries. It is driven by many factors, among them the stringent data retention and retrieval requirements of regulations such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the European Union Data Protection Directive (EUDPD). The data influx...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Virtualized Tiered Storage Solutions for Government and Education

    Governmental and educational organizations are facing relentless data storage growth driven by many different factors. Perhaps foremost among these are compliance with regulations on data retention, privacy and e-discovery, with increased digital imaging of public documents to ease compliance. Organizations also face the difficulty of determining what data can be...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Hitachi Universal Storage Platform Family Best Practices With Hyper-V

    Increasingly, businesses are turning to virtualization to achieve several important objectives, including increase return on investment, decreasing total cost of operation, improving operational efficiencies, improving responsiveness and becoming more environmentally friendly. While virtualization offers many benefits, it also brings risks that must be mitigated. The move to virtualization requires that...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Solutions For Storage Consolidation

    Hitachi Data Systems Solutions for Storage Consolidation leverage high-performance, cost-effective Hitachi Workgroup Modular Storage and Adaptable Modular Storage systems to streamline storage management with enterprise functionality. Powerful, single-point management tools hide system complexities to reduce administrative time and lower operating expenses. Versatile configuration options and simplified upgrades optimize existing hardware...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Calculating the ROI and Cost Savings of a Move to Tiered Storage by Fidelity National Information Services

    Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), a respected FORTUNE 500 firm in the financial and insurance sector. Fidelity National Information Services faced a number of infrastructure challenges, which ultimately lead to its decision to implement an integrated, tiered storage architecture based on the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform. Challenges included reducing a...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Deploying Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 on the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

    Businesses increasingly rely on collaboration tools to enable employees to work together, share information and manage content across countries, continents and time zones. Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is often the tool of choice to achieve those important objectives. However, planning and deploying SharePoint in enterprise environments is a complex endeavor...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Business Continuity Solutions for the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform Family

    Effective business continuity and disaster recovery solutions are critical to organizations operating in 24/7 environments. These organizations must meet a variety of requirements for compliance and business continuity testing, and make effective operational use of multiple data centers and heterogeneous IT infrastructures. This white paper highlights several key challenges that...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Deploying the Hitachi NAS Platform in VMware VSphere Environments Using the Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage 2000 Family

    Explosive growth in NAS filers that is required to meet user demand results in administrative headaches and increasing equipment costs. Deploying VMware vSphere 4 on the Hitachi NAS Platform 3080 and 3090, powered by BlueArc, can reduce those costs. Managing virtual disks is easier than managing Logical Units (LUs) in...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Optimizing Storage with All-Flash Solutions

    Advancements in semiconductor technology and the growing use of NAND flash in the consumer market have pushed NAND flash–based SSDs into the enterprise as a cost-effective solution to deliver higher performance and improved responsiveness while mitigating some inefficiencies within existing hard disk drive (HDD)–based infrastructures. Read More...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Hitachi Unified Storage VM: All Flash Solution

    IT Infrastructure are more demanding than ever on storage architectures. It has driven the demand for higher performing storage to handle the growing demand without greatly increasing data centre footprints. All Flash system are now coming to market as new high density, high performing storage solutions to handle the demands...

    Provided By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Unified Storage Comparison Guide

    IT decision-makers often struggle to achieve a balanced information infrastructure that meets all their needs. Understand the landscape of unified storage for entry-level enterprises. Easily identify your storage solution for today and the future.

    Provided By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    IDC Technology Spotlight: Optimizing Storage with All-Flash Solutions

    Today, enormous amounts of data are being created from a variety of sources, such as applications, new mobile devices, big data analytics, and the cloud. This is changing the speed with which business is conducted and the scale in which it occurs. Moreover, the digital explosion shows no sign of...

    Provided By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Top 10 Advantages of Unified Storage: Hitachi VM All Flash System

    IDC says it best: “For enterprise customers, flash storage changes everything.”1 Driven by the need to provide better storage performance and efficiency at a lower cost, more enterprises are turning to flash solutions, which now include Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) all flash system. This unified system integrates Hitachi...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Top 10 Advantages of Unified Storage: Hitachi VM All Flash System

    IDC says it best: “For enterprise customers, flash storage changes everything.”1 Driven by the need to provide better storage performance and efficiency at a lower cost, more enterprises are turning to flash solutions, which now include Hitachi Unified Storage VM (HUS VM) all flash system. This unified system integrates Hitachi...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Comparative Guide: Hitachi Unified Storage VM

    IT decision-makers often struggle to achieve a balanced information infrastructure that meets all their needs. Historically, they have chosen between low initial costs and higher efficiencies or market advantages. A platform that combines enterprise virtualization, data unification and efficient packaging enables businesses to extract increasing value from their data for...

    Provided By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Replication Solutions for Hitachi Modular Storage

    Protecting data and information critical for the operation of a business, whether it is a large enterprise or a small to medium sized business, is becoming increasingly important. Large enterprises have a staff of IT professionals that support their storage environments and are typically responsible for ensuring that the data...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Hitachi Universal Storage Platform V and Universal Storage Platform VM: Cost Effective Tiered Storage Options

    Designing storage systems to encompass multiple service levels and price points delivers superior storage service levels for less cost. This paper introduces and explains a design methodology for developing tiered storage architectures. It then discusses the options for configuring the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform system tiers using available software facilities,...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Hitachi Universal Storage PlatformV FICON Express 4 Mainframe Systems Performance

    The performance results presented above demonstrate how the fourth generation of Universal Star Network Crossbar switch architecture has been built to scale and perform in the most demanding situations. It shows the overall the test series shows that that not only can the USP-V handle extreme IO conditions in a...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Hitachi Universal Storage PlatformV FICON Express 4 Mainframe Systems Performance: A Performance Brief

    The performance results presented just demonstrates how the fourth generation of Universal Star Network Crossbar switch architecture has been built to scale and perform in the most demanding situations. It says how without saturating the Microprocessors in the Host Channel PCB it have achieved read and write cache hit IO...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    The Benefits of Virtualizing Microsoft SQL Server in Hitachi Storage Environments: Leveraging Microsoft Hyper-V

    Server virtualization is a hot trend in the Information Technology (IT) world because of the many business and technical benefits it can provide. By enabling organizations to run multiple operating systems and applications on a single physical server versus multiple physical machines, server virtualization can help organizations significantly reduce hardware,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Hitachi Universal Storage Platform VM Best Practices for VMware Virtual Infrastructure

    More and more organizations are adopting virtualization. Availability, balanced performance and ease of management are even more important than ever before with an increasing number of mission-critical applications being deployed in virtualized environments like VMware Virtual Infrastructure. The Hitachi Universal Storage Platform VM brings enterprise-class availability, performance and ease of...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Hyper-V Live Migration Over Distance

    A comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plan mandates the deployment of multiple data centers located far enough apart to protect against regional power failures and disasters. Synchronous remote data replication is the appropriate solution for organizations seeking the fastest possible data recovery, minimal data loss and protection against database...

    Provided By Hitachi Data Systems

  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Conwy County Borough Council

    Serving 111,300 residents in North Wales, Conwy County Borough Council's disparate storage environment needed consolidating to support new internal systems and a developing disaster recovery plan. Through IT solutions provider Viglen, the council deployed Hitachi hardware and software, providing sufficient capacity to meet future needs as well as a platform...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Corporation Bank

    Corporation Bank is a leading Indian public sector bank. The bank wanted a storage solution that would ensure efficient, timely and accurate data replication among its three data centers - the main one in Bangalore, the nearline one 30km away and its disaster recovery center 350km away. Thbank opted for...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: City of Coquitlam

    For the city government in Coquitlam, British Columbia, providing quality services to its 125,000 residents is paramount. That is why the city IT department revamped its existing SAN to include controller-based storage virtualization. The Hitachi Universal Storage Platform VM orchestrates seamless data movement capabilities, exceptional reliability and a user friendly...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC)

    Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is a global leader in providing technology enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business: Business Solutions and Services, Global Outsourcing Services and the North American Public Sector. When the possibility of relocating mainframe operations from the United States to Australia arose, CSC chose...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Centrum Rozliczen i Informacji CERI sp. z o.o., a BRE Bank Group Company

    In order to ensure high quality of IT services, improve performance and consolidate disk resources, Centrum Rozliczen i Informacji CERI sp. z o.o. chose to implement two storage systems from Hitachi Data Systems. BiG Vent S.A., a Hitachi TrueNorth Gold Channel Partner, designed a high availability solution in which modular...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: China Telecom Corporation Limited Guangdong (Guangdong Telecom)

    Known as Guandong Telecom, the company wanted to ensure better security and business continuity, standardize its disaster recovery strategy and improve its power and storage utilization. It needed a storage vendor that understood the high demands of the telecommunications industry and would provide a solution that catered to its current...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2010

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: Cablemas

    Part of Grupo Televisa?s pay television services, Cablemas is a cable TV provider that provides triple play services (cable, telephone and Internet). The information collected as a result of the company's recent growth demanded a larger storage capability that guaranteed data existence and availability, to improve the company's business processes...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Hitachi Data Systems Case Study: CSC - The Finnish IT Center for Science

    CSC - The Finnish IT Center for Science The company wanted to get equipped for the accelerating growth of demand by acquiring easily managed and scalable storage capacity. The project was further boosted when Finland's part of the computing and measuring data of CERN, the European organization for nuclear research,...

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