After the Big Data announcements at the start of the week, we received a number of positive comments in the press about our approach and solutions sets from Information Week.
To frame things up, Greg Battas, Chief Technologist for Converged Systems discussed our overall strategy with John Furrier and Jeff Kelly on theCUBE, explaining how HP is taking Hadoop integration to the next level across the stack.
By Joe Sullivan – HP Converged Systems
If you are looking at implementing either a virtualized environment or Microsoft private cloud using Windows 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1, we’ll be at Microsoft TechEd 2013 in Madrid, with a lot of information that will help you get there faster.
Day 2 at HP Discover saw a major focus on Converged Cloud with announcements for:
- HP Converged Cloud Professional Services - a comprehensive portfolio of consulting services to help customers manage their cloud journeys and investments with an end-to-end lifecycle approach
- HP CloudSystem Enterprise Starter Suite - a bundled offering providing a rapid, cost-effective way for customers to get started with private cloud
Tom Joyce, Senior VP and General Manager, discussed the role HP Converged Systems have in delivering Converged Cloud, and how customer requirements have evolved over the last four years to focus on a higher level of systems integration for key workloads, so IT departments can more rapidly deliver against business needs. You can see more from Tom in the video below.
As customers figure out how to capitalize on the big bets they are making – Cloud, Big Data, Social Media, and Mobility – the need to invest in new data center solutions that turn the current complexity into simplicity. This is why businesses are moving to converged infrastructures – it’s the heart of all these big bets. But what are the convergence trends companies should be embracing?
By Francis Scarfi, Worldwide Product Manager, Data Migration and Data Replication Consulting
My DIY home renovation project didn’t turn out as I planned. Now I see that it’s like migrating your data to new storage systems. It’s safer and faster to hire experts to do it.