HP StoreVirtual NetworkRAID explained
Apr29

HP StoreVirtual NetworkRAID explained

Since HP decided to deliver a free 1TB version of the StoreVirtual VSA with (almost) every HP Proliant Gen8 server, I notice that more and more of my customers are interested in ‘Lefthand’ storage. The fact that I tell them that my VSA based SAN volumes in my home lab/datacenter has an uptime of 4,5 years now also helps them to get started with this IMHO powerfull storage platform. So the last months I had to explain quite often what...

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Best practices for implementing HP StoreVirtual and VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Apr14

Best practices for implementing HP StoreVirtual and VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

HP just released this great document with some guidelines and best practices for StoreVirtual environments in combination with VMware SRM… Good reference guide in case you want to implement this nice technology! Find the document here. Share this:TwitterLinkedInEmailFacebookPrintRedditGooglePinterestLike this:Like...

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HP extends the storage portfolio naming convention at HP Discover
Dec05

HP extends the storage portfolio naming convention at HP Discover

StoreVirtual and StoreOnce were already known since some time, here at HP Discover in Frankfurt extended the list. HP StoreOnce: deduplication appliances (HP labs) HP StoreVirtual: aka Lefthand aka P4000. Lefthand OS is the new name of SAN/iQ software. And new there is on top of that: HP StoreServ: 3PAR P7000 and P10000 (see other blog post) HP StoreAll: IBRIX + Express Query and Autonomy integration HP StoreEasy: Windows Storage...

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StoreVirtual – LeftHand Operating System version 10.0 available
Nov26

StoreVirtual – LeftHand Operating System version 10.0 available

HP just released the new version 10.0 of the LeftHand OS, previously known as SAN/iQ. All details can be found here. Download is also available on this page. My CMC Central Management Console is already downloading… 😉   The announcement: HP Storage is pleased to announce the availability of LeftHand Operating System version 10.0 (previously known as SAN/iQ). The new software provides enhancements and new functionality for –...

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HP StoreVirtual Lefthand support pages updated with v10.0 information
Nov25

HP StoreVirtual Lefthand support pages updated with v10.0 information

I just noticed that the Support pages from HP Lefthand (StoreVirtual) products are updated with version 10.0 from the User Guides, Setup and Install Guides and Getting Started guides… Happy reading! Share this:TwitterLinkedInEmailFacebookPrintRedditGooglePinterestLike this:Like...

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