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It’s here: all-flash for SAP HANA TDI at one-sixth the price of the competition

By Hasmig Samurkashian, SAP Solutions Manager, HP Storage Marketing


How HP 3PAR StoreServ delivers for your TDI environment

SAPlogo.jpegAs adoption of SAP HANA grows, customers and systems integrators are increasingly choosing Tailored Data Center Integration (TDI) for HANA deployments. TDI offers maximum flexibility and investment protection while preserving existing IT processes. HP 3PAR StoreServ All-Flash and converged flash arrays are an ideal choice for TDI, delivering the performance, scaling, availability, advanced data services and TCO that SAP HANA enterprises demand.


Today’s 3PARThursday news: The all-new 3PAR StoreServ 8000 and 20000 are the latest 3PAR StoreServ arrays to be certified for SAP HANA TDI, giving you the most competitive storage offerings for your TDI environments. And 3PAR StoreServ All-Flash leadership for TDI continues—with solutions that are a fraction of the price of the competition, while offering greater efficiencies, high availability and data services.


How expanded storage integration increases agility, reduces costs for SAP HANA shops

By Hasmig Samurkashian, HP Storage Solutions Marketing


SAP2J.jpgAt the SAP Sapphire show this week in Orlando, Florida, HP announced two areas of expanded integration for HP Storage solutions for SAP and SAP HANA. The first is an all-new HP StoreOnce plug-in for SAP HANA. The second is the expanded capability of the HP Storage Plug-in for SAP LVM to now support SAP LVM 2.1. Today I want to tell you more about how plug-ins streamline and accelerate backups and clones for increased data protection and productivity.



HP 3PAR StoreServ All-Flash crushes EMC XtremIO for SAP HANA TDI

By Hasmig Samurkashian, SAP Solutions Manager, HP Storage Marketing



One full year after the 3PAR StoreServ 7450c all-flash certification for SAP HANA Tailored Data Center Integration (TDI), EMC has announced its first XtremIO certified configurations. While this XtremIO result has a nice headline around 20 HANA node scaling. . . that's where EMC’s right to gloat begins and ends. HP 7450c all-flash solutions for SAP HANA beat XtremIO on capacity, drive counts, footprint, power, cooling, weight and price. And that’s only part of the story.  

Think flash can’t accelerate SAP HANA? Think again!

By Hasmig Samurkashian, SAP Solutions Manager, HP Storage Marketing




Earlier this year, HP certified the industry’s first all-flash array for SAP HANA tailored datacenter integration (TDI) with the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7450. Following on this leadership, we have now certified the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7200 All-flash Starter Kit as a TDI-certified configuration with as few as eight SSDs for a three HANA server node configuration. ALL HP 3PAR StoreServ arrays—from the smallest 7200 array to the largest 10800—are now certified for SAP HANA TDI.


Labels: 3PAR| SAP| StoreServ

Added functionality: HP Storage Plug-in for SAP NetWeaver Landscape Virtualization Management 2.0

By Hasmig Samurkashian, HP Storage Solutions Marketing, and Ankit Jain, HP Storage Product Management


3PARStoreServ.jpgReady for some really good news? The HP Storage Plug-in for SAP NetWeaver Landscape Virtualization Management (NW LVM) 2.0 has now been extended to support SAP NW LVM 2.0 across all major operating system environments running on HP storage products. The combination of SAP NetWeaver Landscape Virtualization Management 2.0 plus HP 3PAR StoreServ provides our customers increased automation capabilities for physical and virtual SAP environments. Here’s why this really is such good news.

Labels: 3PAR| SAP| StoreServ
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