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Extend data center efficiency and time-to-service for HP ProLiant servers

Advance Application and Hybrid Cloud Acceleration with the new HP Ethernet 557SFP+ 10GbE 2-port adapter

Blog by Robert Hartman, HP BladeSystem, and Janice Crucian, Emulex

The more you know…A BladeSystem and Storage PSA

BL420c_460_660_c7000enclosure_silver2.jpgI think we all know that HP BladeSystem is the ultimate in a converged environment with its blade server density, efficiencies and flexibility but did you know it can do more than just handle application workloads within that chassis?


Have you ever thought about taking convergence to the next level? How about layering in data services? It only takes creating a couple of VMs on virtualized server blades and some storage capacity to get you started. Adding in shared data services for your virtualized servers is easier now than ever.


Check out this blog to find out how.

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HP, VMware and the benefits of a software-defined data center

Evolving market conditions create new business opportunities. However, these changes also result in new IT challenges. Siloed infrastructures burdened with multiple tools, processes, and manual tasks can often lead to increased management complexity in your data center.

Is there a solution?

A shifting IT paradigm to transform the enterprise

This new paradigm isn’t simply about adopting emerging technologies

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