Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Partnership Overview: Unleash your data center. Improve performance and reliability. Reduce OpEx. During our 16-year partnership, HPE and Brocade have implemented 25,000 plus storage networks—helping customers around the world optimize their storage and server infrastructures.
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HPE And Brocade enable customer success by:
- Offering the most comprehensive product set available for networking HPE Fibre Channel Storage—from embedded switches for HPE BladeSystem and Synergy, to fixed-port switches and modular enterprise-class directors with advanced SAN management and monitoring capabilities
- Providing industry-recognized expertise in server connectivity and virtualization for robust VM-level fabric services
- Delivering unmatched cost, reliability, and performance with Gen5 and Gen6 fibre channel solutions
- Enabling the highest I/O for Flash and virtualized environments.
- Partnering to deliver joint solutions for new industry trends such as flash storage, virtualization, mobile, and NVMe
HPE and Brocade Joint Solutions
Want the agility of virtualization without the cost and complexity? With the HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage and Brocade Gen6 Fibre Channel, you’ll reduce the cost of allocated storage capacity, storage administration, and SAN infrastructure. Brocade Gen 6 SAN switches and directors deliver 32 Gbps Fibre Channel technology with SAN management and monitoring capabilities to create highly virtualized environments, so you can maximize the performance benefits of flash storage, enable highly-virtualized environments, and future-proof data centers for new technologies such as NVMe. These powerful switches and directors also support cloud multi-tenancy through virtual fabrics, Quality of Service, and fabric-based zoning.
- HPE StoreFabric SN3600B Fibre Channel Switch 2-minute explainer (YouTube)
- HPE StoreFabric SN6600B Fibre Channel Switch 2-minute explainer (YouTube)
- HPE StoreFabric SN8600B 32Gb Fibre Channel SAN Director Switch 2-minute explainer (YouTube)
- The Next Wave of Flash – Chalk Talk (YouTube)
- HPE StoreFabric Gen6 32Gb FC Portfolio – Chalk Talk (YouTube)
- HPE SAN Optics 3PAR & Gen6 StoreFabric video (YouTube)
White Papers and 3rd Party Reports:
- Data Center Modernization with HPE Gen 6 Fibre Channel Networking – White Paper
- Get the Most out of the All Flash Data Center with HPE Gen 6 Fibre Channel – White Paper
- Demartek Evaluation Report: HPE StoreFabric Gen 6 Fibre Channel Server and Storage Solution – White Paper
- Gartner: The Future of Storage Protocols – White Paper
- 451 Group: The Realities of Hyperconvergence in the Enterprise Data Center—Executive Summary
- Infographic: Why SAN is Better for Tier 1 Storage