Enabling End-to-End Virtualization Solutions for Midmarket & Enterprise customers
HP and VMware are the market leaders in end to end virtualization solutions for midmarket and enterprise customers. From server and storage consolidation, to disaster recover and high availability, to virtual client platform, and finally into the cloud, HP and VMware are ideally positioned to provide the most comprehensive, tested and certified virtual infrastructure solutions on the market today.
Consolidate and Better Manage Datacenter Infranstructures–
The HP virtualization solution with VMware enables organizations to consolidate server resources to improve utilization, reduce datacenter floor space requirements, and cut power and cooling costs.
To simplify management, HP Insight Control for VMware vCenter Server meets customer demand for tighter integration of physical and virtual infrastructure management—enabling customers to streamline day-to-day monitoring and management tasks while freeing up IT staff to focus on more strategic projects that better align technology to business needs
Virtualize Desktop Environments
- Reduce Costs
HP ProLiant next-gen servers and VMware vSphere enable customers to achieve higher ROI by supporting more virtual machines per host server.
- Streamline Management
Integration between VMware vCenter Server and HP Insight Control allows server hardware and alerting information to be viewed in vCenter Server, streamlining management and problem solving.
- Keep Businesses up and Running
VMware vSphere and VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager—along with EVA, XP, HP LeftHand VSA and HP LeftHand P4000 SANs—deliver low cost disaster recovery leveraging low cost internal or shared storage with integrated vCenter Site Recovery Manager supported replication.
HP Client virtualization with VMware can help organizations move beyond traditional approaches to the desktop environment. With HP Client Virtualization Solutions with VMware View, customers can enable efficient desktop configuration and management through centralized resources.
- Leverage Existing Investment
Gain more value from existing infrastructure investments by leveraging industry-standard hardware, management tools and virtualization capabilities.
- Reduce Costs
HP VMware reference architectures that leverage VMware View, HP BladeSystem, and HP LeftHand storage deliver sub-$1,000 cost per seat while delivering High Availability to the client virtualization solution.
- Simplify Management
HP offers an end-to-end client virtualization solution – including VMware View, HP ProLiant and BladeSystem servers, HP StorageWorks storage, networking, and thin clients – to ensure interoperability and compatibility.
Deliver IT as a Service
The HP Converged Infrastructure delivers shared services or cloud computing to customers leveraging VMware vSphere’s advanced High Availability features as well as workload balancing, network optimization, and Tier-1 application support. Combined, HP Converged Infrastructure and VMware vSphere deliver the cloud through the integration of highly redundant hardware and robust, advanced software.
HP Virtual Connect with Flex-10 reduces cabling for SAN and LAN networks, and provides higher I/O necessary for running more VMs per host enabled by VMware vSphere 4 due to 4x I/O per server.
Integrations between HP Management software – both enterprise level and hardware infrastructure level – enable customers to manage larger cloud infrastructures more effectively.
VMware vSphere support for all applications – including Tier 1 applications – combined with HP services’ Tier-1 application expertise enables customers to extend virtualization benefits to all applications in their environment.