HP Unveils Storage Software and Services
Hewlett-Packard Company today announced a new set of storage software and services, including the including what it calls an instant recovery management solution.
The business continuity offerings are the latest developments in HP's Federated Storage Area Management (FSAM) strategy.
"Business continuity is at the heart of an always-on Internet infrastructure. IT managers can now control elements of their storage environment that lead to a healthy bottom line," said Nora Denzel, vice president and general manager, HP Network Storage Solutions Organization. "Providing customers with consistent, immediate access to data and with support services that help customers scale their storage environments are key elements of HP's FSAM strategy."
HP's Data Protection and Recovery Solutions include HP OpenView Omniback II 4.1 software, which the company said provides a way to instantly eliminate data recovery windows and optimize uptime. In addition, HP Surestore Fast Recovery and HP Zero Downtime Backup Solution have now been extended to HP Surestore Virtual Arrays. Consulting service include HP Storage Management and OpenView Storage Area Management consulting services, an updated HP OpenView Storage Area Manager software suite.
Additional products announced today include the HP Surestore Tape Autoloader 1/8, the HP Surestore FC 1Gb/2Gb Switch 16B and enhancements to HP Surestore Virtual Arrays 7100 and 7400.