Jeffrey Powers hands the microphone to Chris Evans of LangtonBlue for an interview with Lee Johns. The topic is the newest version of storage in HP – Converged Storage.
Bringing storage in a data center through converged utility storage. Merging IT as a service so customers can get scalable storage. Then you have convergance for individual areas.
“The real power of the Converged Virtual space is that it is truly standardized – The technologies that we are building throughout the company leverage from Proliant and blade system DNA.” Says Johns. “it can be a standard Proliant, a blade system or virtual machine.”
By using Virtal appliances by HP, you can get a fully supported solution, certified with VMWare and Microsoft. Therefore, you can do real world work and leverage from a remote site.
They also talk about Store360, which is a part of Converged Storage. It’s role is to help standardize storage with a common OS. They also talk 3Parand it’s role in CS.