HP StoreFront Analytics Pack for VMware vCOPS: the ideal world exist!
Dec18

HP StoreFront Analytics Pack for VMware vCOPS: the ideal world exist!

At least if you are a 3PAR and/or VMware infrastructure administrator! While talking last week at HP Discover in the Blogger Lounge with David Scott about the futures of HP Storage and 3PAR in particular, he mentioned the release of a new software product named HP StoreFront Analytics Pack for VMware vCOPS. Together with my “3PARtners in crime” Justin Vashisht (@3cvguy – 3cvguy.com) and Craig Kilborn...

Read More
HP SIM & Insight Control 7.2 U2 available for download
Oct18

HP SIM & Insight Control 7.2 U2 available for download

HP released an update package for new and existing HP SIM and Insight Control installations. Insight Management 7.2 update2 is a collection of updates and Gen8 support intended to be applied after installing Insight Management 7.2 or Insight Management 7.1 update 1. The IM 7.2 update1 DVD contains an integrated installer that detects the installed Insight Management components and applies the appropriate updates. • New Server support...

Read More
3PAR Management Plug-in & Recovery Manager for vSphere: Install and Configure
Jul30

3PAR Management Plug-in & Recovery Manager for vSphere: Install and Configure

After the installation of 18 3PAR systems for my customer, we decided also to install the additional software that comes with those shiny yellow systems. First: get the software. This can be found on the HP Software Depot. Or use this direct link. HP 3PAR Recovery Manager for VMware Software Suite includes three software components that lower the cost and time required to manage and protect your VMware vSphere environment running on...

Read More
HP Insight software 7.1 released!
Jun28

HP Insight software 7.1 released!

This week HP released a new version of the Insight software which includes HP SIM, HP Insight Control and the HP Matrix Operating Environment. What’s New in Insight Management 7.1 – June 2012 ProLiant next-generation (Gen8) servers supported:  BL420c, BL465c, DL380e, DL360e, ML350e Database support for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Unattended backup support HP Systems Insight Manager 7.1: Federated CMS advanced search...

Read More
Installing 3Par System Reporter with Apache x64 2.4.2
Jun19

Installing 3Par System Reporter with Apache x64 2.4.2

Most of you will install HP 3Par System Reporter on Windows Server 2008R2. The version of System Reporter (at the moment of writing this is 2.9MU1) comes with Apache 2.2 (32-bit). As you probably know, this is not the most safe nor performant version. Don’t worry, you can install System Reporter also with the 64-bit version of Apache 2.4.2 by using the following procedure: Obvious: prepare a Windows Server 2008R2 OS with all patches...

Read More
%d bloggers like this: