Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform


Published on

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform is the only 3D scaling storage platform designed for all data types. It is the only storage architecture that flexibly adapts for performance, capacity and multivendor storage. Combined with unique Hitachi Command Suite management software, it transforms the data center.

Published in: Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

  1. 1. Transform the Data Center <br />Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform<br />Date<br />Your Name<br />Your Title<br />
  2. 2. Data and Information Grow at Extraordinary Rates<br />The number of servers in an organization is expected to grow by 50% in 2010<br />Regulations and laws now require more data to be protected longer<br />The volume of new healthcare data quadruples every two years<br />Virtualization is now mainstream with 30% of servers virtualized today<br />In 2009, more virtual servers than physical servers were deployed<br />Data grows an average of 30% each year<br />
  3. 3. IT’s Ability to React Is Severely Limited<br />Only 5% of the typical IT budget is available for investment<br /><ul><li>70% maintains the infrastructure
  4. 4. 20% maintains software applications</li></ul>Data centers are running out of space and cooling capacity but funds for expansion are limited<br />Operational costs are more than 65% of storage costs and still increasing<br />Large organizations must manage 1,000s of hosts and 10,000s volumes <br />Application workloads often grow faster than capacity growth does<br />Equipment is aging and requires costly maintenance contracts<br />
  5. 5. What IT Needs Next<br />Today’s economy requires organizations and IT to adapt quickly in order to:<br /><ul><li>Support operations and always-on business
  6. 6. Leverage existing investments longer
  7. 7. Reduce operational costs without added complexity
  8. 8. Increase utilization and efficiency of storage assets
  9. 9. React to changing business requirements by redeploying services
  10. 10. Turn data into business information and unlock new value</li></li></ul><li>Our Vision Addresses Real-world IT Challenges<br /><ul><li>A successful thought leader in storage technology
  11. 11. The world’s only vertically-integrated storage company
  12. 12. Focused on delivering a vision that IT must be:
  13. 13. Virtualized
  14. 14. Automated
  15. 15. Cloud-ready
  16. 16. Sustainable</li></ul>It is encouraging to see Hitachi thinking big and delivering a high end, highly featured “information architecture.”<br />Enterprise Strategy Group<br />
  17. 17. IT Must Be Virtualized <br />Simplify complex storage environments and control data and storage growth with one platform for all data.<br /><ul><li>Manage multivendor environments.
  18. 18. Control and reduce escalating IT costs from virtual server sprawl
  19. 19. Consolidate management across virtualized storage and server environments with end-to-end virtualization
  20. 20. Use more of existing storage to reduce spending by 20 to 50%</li></li></ul><li>IT Must Be Automated <br /><ul><li>Automate your most labor-intensive data management operations
  21. 21. Deliver capacity and computing resources as quickly as you do virtual servers
  22. 22. Reduce costs while increasing asset utilization at the pace of your business
  23. 23. Save up to 40% of storage infrastructure OPEX</li></ul>Transform your data center with the best storage and information infrastructure for virtualized environments <br />
  24. 24. IT Must Be Cloud Ready<br />Allow lines of business, customers or partners to scale and provision dynamically and cost-effectively<br />Consolidate and aggregate storage, server, networking and middleware assets<br />Enable pay-per-use, multi-tenancy and SLA-based storage services while maintaining security and privacy<br /> Hitachi Data Systems solutions let you adopt or evolve to cloud computing models or IT-as-a-service at your own pace with minimal risk<br />
  25. 25. IT Must Be Sustainable<br /><ul><li>Achieve energy efficiency without compromising reliability, availability or security of your infrastructure
  26. 26. Centralize and consolidate data management and data protection to lower TCO and power consumption
  27. 27. Achieve 40% reduction in power, cooling and floor space costs</li></ul>Hitachi Data Systems is a leader in building sustainable facilities and products – and we can help your business do the same<br />
  28. 28. How to Transform Today’s Data Center<br />The only storage architecture that:<br /><ul><li>Flexibly adapts for performance and capacity
  29. 29. Extends to multivendor storage
  30. 30. Uses a 3D scaling architecture to scale up, scale out, scale deep
  31. 31. Transforms the data center with unique management capabilities</li></ul> Compared to other enterprise storage:<br /><ul><li>Realize up to 30% reduction in TCO per terabyte per year
  32. 32. Move to a new storage platform with up to 80% less effort and cost
  33. 33. Achieve 40% reduction in power, cooling and floor space costs</li></ul>At the heart is a virtualized platform for all data with the ability to manage multivendor environments.<br />
  34. 34. 3D Scaling Architecture: Scale Up<br />Business Value<br /><ul><li>Use the most efficient floor planning with front to rear airflow
  35. 35. Gain the highest density storage using 2.5” hard drive
  36. 36. Host transparent migration from and to multivendor storage with up to 80% less effort and cost</li></ul>Scale Up <br /><ul><li>Grow from a small data center footprint – 19” rack
  37. 37. Manage one common pool of resources for more efficient utilization
  38. 38. Dynamically scale for workload performance, adding capacity, connectivity without disruption</li></li></ul><li>3D Scaling Architecture: Scale Out<br />Business Value<br /><ul><li>Get the industry’s highest OLTP performance for open and mainframe environments
  39. 39. Lower TCO per TB per year up to 30%
  40. 40. Reduce power demands up to 40%
  41. 41. Reduce required floor space up to 40% </li></ul>Scale Out<br /><ul><li>Combine multiple units into a single logical system as your needs grow
  42. 42. Dynamically support virtual servers by prioritizing common storage resources
  43. 43. Ensure safe multitenancy and quality of service through partitioning</li></li></ul><li>3D Scaling Architecture: Scale Deep<br />Scale Deep<br /><ul><li>Add external storage to a single pool – and maintain all system functionality
  44. 44. Offload data to lower cost external storage
  45. 45. Simplify administration of external storage with common tools
  46. 46. Reuse legacy assets – more than 200 storage system models and up to 255PB</li></ul>Business Value<br /><ul><li>Increase the value and useful life of existing assets
  47. 47. Reduce OPEX costs 20 to 40% through a common management framework
  48. 48. Reduce CAPEX 20 to 50% by using lower cost tiers of external storage </li></li></ul><li>Unique 3D Management<br /><ul><li>Manage up to unify and scale large deployments
  49. 49. Manage out with a single tool for all Hitachi and virtualized storage
  50. 50. Manage deep with Virtual Storage Platform integration for optimal efficiency
  51. 51. Automate tiered storage management
  52. 52. Use common GUI, usability, data repositories and task workflows</li></ul>BUSINESS VALUE<br /><ul><li>Simplify with up to 50% fewer management steps
  53. 53. Increase utilization up to 50%
  54. 54. Reduce IT deployment times and risks significantly, and gain business agility</li></ul>Single management platform to efficiently manage all data types for an agile data center<br />
  55. 55. Data Center Transformation <br />Enterprises must rely on key technologies that are virtualized, automated, cloud-ready, and sustainable to meet demands. <br /><ul><li>Hitachi Data Systems, the world’s leader in storage virtualization, offers the only storage architecture that flexibly adapts for performance and capacity, and extends to multivendor storage.
  56. 56. With unique management capabilities, it transforms the data center.
  57. 57. The net result is superior data center efficiency, manageability and cost savings.</li></li></ul><li>