10 reasons why to attend HPE Discover
May30

10 reasons why to attend HPE Discover

1 week before HPE Discover. Find here a list of reasons why you should join me to this great event from the new Hewlett Packard Enterprise. This is for me some kind of my agenda, things that I should not forget. Because once you arrive there it doesn’t stop until you get on the plane again. And no it is not only gambling machines… Explore the Transformation Zone The place to be is the Transformation Zone. One big exhibit...

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OneView 2.0 announced at HP Discover Las Vegas
Jun10

OneView 2.0 announced at HP Discover Las Vegas

Besides all the storage announcements at HP Discover, I was also very interested in the OneView news. The current release 1.20 was a big step forward introducing the new ‘free’ monitoring version and some other cool stuff, I was curious about what would be next… Well actually it was worth waiting…  So what was announced: Server profile templates Server profile templates provide a new powerful way to update and maintain your existing...

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3PAR 3.2.2 software update overview
Jun09

3PAR 3.2.2 software update overview

At HP Discover in Las Vegas there was not only the announcement of the 3PAR 20000 hardware based on the Gen5 ASIC, there were also quite some software announcements on the 3PAR platform as well. An overview below: Persistent Checksum With Persistent Checksum, HP can now deliver end-to-end data protection based on industry standards based on T10 DIF (Data Integrity Field) This solution is completely agentless and application agnostic...

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A funny story about what a Proliant server and the future Machine have in common
Jun09

A funny story about what a Proliant server and the future Machine have in common

While I was running around at HP Discover in Las Vegas capturing all the exciting new stuff in my interest zone, I saw also the booth of HP Labs… This team is currently busy (and will be for a while) developing The Machine… This is a huge project of exciting new technologies about photonics, memristors and other cool stuff that will be used in the computer of the future. One of the cool technologies you could see at the booth was...

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More flexibility for 3PAR Remote Copy with Asynchronous Streaming
Jun08

More flexibility for 3PAR Remote Copy with Asynchronous Streaming

At HP Discover in Las Vegas were quite some announcements on storage side. An important functionality added was the Remote Copy Async Streaming feature. So far the replication options between multiple 3PAR’s were Synchronous, Asynchronous Periodic and SLD Sync Long Distance for their Disaster Recovery plan. Synchronous is the only choice when the customer wants an RPO of 0. A given requirement was a latency of max 2ms RTT as best...

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