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  1. 1. EMC UNISPHERE Next-generation unified storage management© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 1
  2. 2. Next-Generation Unified StorageOptimized for today’s virtualized IT EMC Unisphere VNXe3100 VNXe3300 VNX5100 VNX5300 VNX5500 VNX5700 VNX7500 Affordable. Simple. Efficient. Powerful.© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 2
  3. 3. IT Generalist to Storage Specialist Storage specialist ―I know every detail of this Enterprise system… I will do it myself.‖ Midrange ―How do I optimize performance?‖ ―I don’t have the storage expertise Commercial needed to figure out how to provision my storage.‖ Small-to-medium ―Just make my application run.‖ businesses IT generalist© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 3
  4. 4. Unisphere for VNX Series Simple. Efficient. Powerful.© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 4
  5. 5. Operational Management Challenges Can I use a unified management platform across my file and block environment? Can I have a single management platform for my data protection needs? How can I help my VMware and storage administrators grasp each other’s management and reporting needs? How can I make my storage managers more effective? How can I streamline access to support services? How can I help improve IT staff productivity by reducing the amount of time spent on non-critical tasks?© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 5
  6. 6. Simplifying Management―When I first loaded Unify management of your file and block Unisphere, I was immediately infrastructure across new and legacy systems impressed by the speed. I found it much easier to work Unified data protection across the infrastructure with my LUNs, my RAID groups, and my pools. The Simplify management of physical and virtual dashboards provided an environments informative view into the system as well. Unisphere is Increase efficiency with ―set-it-and-forget-it‖ performance optimization a great improvement, yet keeps the Navisphere fundamentals that storage Get quick and seamless online support administrators are used to seeing. Unisphere also Improved productivity with reduced time and fewer enables us to manage both clicks CLARiiON and Celerra from a single console.‖ - Joshua Lukes, IT Services Manager, Itron© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 6
  7. 7. Unified ManagementSimple • Simple and intuitive GUI for combined file and block • High-performance design • Tight VMware integration • Unified data protection • Built-in access to Support community • Unified user roles • Supports VNX series, CLARiiON, and Celerra • Localization support© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 7
  8. 8. Unified ManagementEnterprise dashboard • Single sign-on • Customizable to your views • Display enterprise information based on your priorities • Aggregated system information • Summary views© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 8
  9. 9. Unified ManagementSystem dashboard • Intuitive viewblocks with unified file- and block-level information • Customizable to meet your Common Tasks growing business needs • Section drop-down menus with commonly used tasks • Reduced time to management with Viewblock fewer clicks© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 9
  10. 10. Unified ManagementData views • Easy-to-use tables • Fast and scalable – Precisely targeted data retrieval – Local sorting and filtering • User-friendly – Choose what to display – Choose how to display it • Data can be exported for custom reports© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 10
  11. 11. Unified ManagementSingle tool with easy access for data protection needs • Simple link-and-launch directly from Unisphere into: Launch Data Protection Advisor – EMC Data Protection Launch Replication Manager Advisor – EMC Replication Manager – EMC Atmos – EMC RecoverPoint/SE – Isilon© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 11
  12. 12. Performance/Efficiency Management FAST Cache continuously Real-time caching ensures that the hottest data is with FAST Cache served from high-performance Flash SSDs FAST VP optimizes storage pools automatically, ensuring only active data is being served from SSDs, High- High- while cold data is moved to lower- Flash Performance capacity cost disk tiers SSD HDD HDD • Monitor and tune the whole system with the complementary Unisphere Quality of Service Manager and Unisphere Analyzer Custom-scheduled optimization • Simple setup and operation of virtual pools with FAST VP eliminates tuning effort • Available through the FAST Suite© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 12
  13. 13. Performance/Efficiency ManagementSimple to set up; simple to manage • Create a storage pool with a mix of drives, such as Flash, SAS, and near-line (NL)-SAS • Establish a tiering schedule • Automated tuning and data placement Set-it-and-forget-it performance optimization with Unisphere and FAST Suite© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 13
  14. 14. Performance/Efficiency Management BeforeUnisphere Quality After Unisphere Quality Unisphere Quality of Service Manager of Service Manager • Manage storage resources based on service High Medium Low Priority Priority Priority levels – Monitor and achieve performance objectives for applications • Optimize performance based on policy management – Set performance goals for critical applications – Set limits on lower-priority applications AVAILABLE PERFORMANCE AVAILABLE PERFORMANCE – Schedule policies to run at different intervals • Measure and control storage based on different metrics – Response time (e.g., Exchange) – Bandwidth (e.g., backup to disk) – Throughput (e.g., OLTP applications) APPLICATIONS APPLICATIONS Application-based service level management© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 14
  15. 15. Performance/Efficiency ManagementUnisphere Analyzer • Provides real-time and historical performance data • Pinpoints performance bottlenecks • Easy, one-step access to charts and reports • Provides the flexibility to customize the analytical focus by time period, elements, and metrics Block-data trend analysis, reporting, and system-capacity management© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 15
  16. 16. Data Protection ManagementData protection with RecoverPoint/SE • Monitor and manage: – Replication policies—by user, application – Thresholds for latency, throughput – Set recovery point objective for each application – Block and file system LUNs, virtual machines • Perform DVR-like recovery • Uses same management console used to provision VNX series Replication management is a single click away© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 16
  17. 17. Optimized for VirtualizationSeamless virtualization experience and acceleration VAAI* offload Storage Unisphere vCenter Server Virtual server administrator Less net I/O integration administrator Manage storage and VM resources in unison 10X More VMs Faster Manage storage and VM resources in unison response Control offload functions Control offload functions and and integrated replication integrated replication* VAAI = VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 17
  18. 18. Virtualization ManagementEMC Virtual Storage Integrator plug-in• Integrated point of control to • One unified storage tool for all simplify and speed VMware Symmetrix, CLARiiON, Celerra, VNX storage management tasks series, and VNXe series EMC Virtual VMware vSphere Storage Integrator Unified storage© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 18
  19. 19. Online Support ServicesHardware views • Interactive for easy troubleshooting and maintenance • System components tracked with real-time status and alerts • Expanded views of system components Faulty power supply location • Right-click access to ―Order Replacement Parts‖© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 19
  20. 20. Online Support ServicesUnisphere Service Manager • Self-service • Disk installation and replacement • Diagnostic data gathering • Identifies appropriate software downloads • Wizard-driven software updates • Link to Support web pages • Supports VNX series, CLARiiON, and Celerra© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 20
  21. 21. Online Support ServicesSelf-help and support resources • Instant access to contextual information and community • Immediate access to support tools • Live chat support • Right-click spare parts ordering • Health checks • Simplified troubleshooting© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 21
  22. 22. Localizing Unisphere • Unisphere for the VNX series will support four* languages: – English – Chinese – Korean – Japanese * At general availability, support will be English only, followed by a phased rollout throughout 2011© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 22
  23. 23. Unisphere Investment Protection • Supports VNX series, CLARiiON, and Celerra • New VNX series domains will be required • Connect with existing domains through multi- domains • CLIs are unchanged • Existing scripts will continue to work • Compatible with existing host software VNX OE for BlockFLARE FLARE FLARE FLARE 31 19 26 28 30 VNX OE for File 7 DART 6.0© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 23
  24. 24. Unisphere for VNXe Series Simple. Efficient. Affordable.© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 24
  25. 25. Operational Management Challenges I need to be a storage expert to manage my infrastructure How can I associate my applications to the storage? I need to understand how applications work to address storage provisioning needs How can I streamline access to support services? How can I manage my infrastructure with a limited budget and resources?© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 25
  26. 26. Simplifying ManagementDesigned for the IT generalist • Intuitive, task-oriented management approach with web look and feel • Application-centric view of storage with best practice wizards to simplify provisioning • ―Speed-dial-like‖ troubleshooting and access to support services • Simplified, affordable management© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 26
  27. 27. Simplifying ManagementDashboard view • Easily see storage allocated for data protection and applications • Quickly identify impacts to your application through alert notifications • Easily resolve problems Application-Oriented System View© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 27
  28. 28. Simplifying ManagementApplication-aware storage provisioning Provision storage for Exchange 1. Specify name 2. Select version 3. Select number of Exchange mailboxes 4. Configure storage pool 5. Identify host access 6. Set up data protection needs 7. Identify storage reserved for data protection 8. Confirm configuration 9. Successfully complete creation of Exchange storage© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 28
  29. 29. Simplifying ManagementSimplified license model • Easy-to-use electronic licensing capabilities • Understand entitlements through an interface • Maintain license compliance© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 29
  30. 30. Simplifying ManagementSupport information • Immediate access to support contracts and maintenance data • Contract changes renewed and refreshed immediately through Unisphere© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 30
  31. 31. Simplified Data Protection • Application-provisioning Local Protection—Snapshots wizards include setting up data protection for shared folders, Hyper-V, NFS VMware data stores, or generic iSCSI volumes • EMC Replication Manager provides support for application-consistent snapshots and replicas Remote Protection—Replication© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 31
  32. 32. Virtualization Management • Best practice provisioning wizard for Microsoft Hyper-V – Automates storage provisioning and data protection tasks – Allows users to monitor VNXe series storage for Hyper-V environments • Integration with VMware vCenter Server – Discovers existing data stores and virtual machines hosted on VNXe to streamline provisioning tasks – Allows the VNXe administrator to allocate additional storage to data stores directly – Automatically creates and configures the data store on ESX after Enables VMware storage to be fully provisioning managed and configured from Unisphere© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 32
  33. 33. Virtualization Management Provision storage for VMware 1. Specify name for VM data store 2. Configure file system type 3. Configure storage pool and size 4. Configure data protection 5. Identify storage reserved for data protection 6. Configure host access 7. Confirm configuration 8. Successfully create VMware data store© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 33
  34. 34. Online Support Services • One click to customer community • Self-help resources: – White papers, FAQs, how-to videos – Online training – Online forums – Knowledgebase search • EMC-assisted support resources: – Live chat support – Assisted parts replacement – My Support Page© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 34
  35. 35. Online Support ServicesSimplified troubleshooting • Failed component is easily identified • Alert notification with access to remedial help • Quickly order replacement parts Order Replacement Part • Direct access to EMC Support services© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 35
  36. 36. Localizing Unisphere• Unisphere for the VNXe series will support 10* languages: – English – Chinese – Korean – Japanese – German – French – Italian – Russian – Spanish – Portuguese* At general availability, support will be English only, followed by a phased rollout throughout 2011© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 36
  37. 37. Simple and StreamlinedUnisphere for VNXe series Unisphere for VNX series• Streamlined for ease of use • Extensible EMC platform support: – VNX series, CLARiiON, Celerra,• Designed for the IT generalist RecoverPoint, Replication Manager, Data Protection Advisor, and Atmos Virtual• Application-aware storage Edition provisioning • Application-centric, task-oriented• Configure everything with a few clicks navigation and reporting• Unified data protection • High-performance design• Tight virtualization integration • Tight VMware integration• Direct links to EMC Support services • Built-in access to Support community Centralized management with Unisphere© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 37
  38. 38. THANK YOU© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 38
  39. 39. User Roles • Manage administrative roles • Add, remove, change roles • End users’ password setting© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 39
  40. 40. Unified User Roles• All users and roles CLARiiON Roles Celerra Roles VNX/VNXe Roles Descriptions in a VNX series Administrator Administrator Administrator* All security, storage, and network tasks domain can be Storage N/A N/A All NAS and SAN tasks managed from Administrator* anywhere in the Monitor Operator Operator* Read-only access domain N/A All Unisphere for Block tasks, except security Manager SAN Administrator and domain• NAS and SAN • DNS/IP settings for management path only Network activities can be N/A network_admin Administrator • Routing/SNMP plus Operator delegated All Unisphere for File tasks, except security separately N/A root NAS Administrator and domain Security Security Security• Existing roles are Administrator Operator Administrator Security and domain tasks preserved, may be • Local data protection tasks plus mirror tasks renamed remote_replication N/A Data Protection with no recovery in Unisphere for Block • Checkpoint tasks in Unisphere for File• Legacy domains • Snap and clone tasks in Unisphere for Block preserve existing local_replication N/A Local Data Protection • Checkpoint tasks in Unisphere for File roles and role • Local data protection and data protection names tasks plus recovery tasks (roll back a snap) replication_recovery na Data Recovery in Unisphere for Block • Replication and checkpoint tasks in Unisphere for File * Applies to VNXe series systems© Copyright 2011 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 40

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