IT & Network Infrastructure : HP BladeSystem Matrix Combines Server, Storage, Networking

 
 
By Jeffrey Burt  |  Posted 2009-04-20
 
 
 

HP BladeSystem Matrix Combines Server, Storage, Networking

by Jeffrey Burt

HP BladeSystem Matrix Combines Server, Storage, Networking

HP Matrix Diagram

This diagram shows the various parts of HP's BladeSystem Matrix, including the server, storage, networking and management software aspects.

HP Matrix Diagram

HP Matrix

The combination of the HP BladeSystem Matrix and the MOE software gives businesses an integrated pool of resources that operate in both physical and virtual environments.

HP Matrix

HP Matrix Orchestration Designer

The Matrix Orchestration Environment—which includes Orchestration Designer—offers a unified management interface to enable IT administrators to rapidly design, deploy and optimize the application infrastructure.

HP Matrix Orchestration Designer

HP LeftHand P4500

The fruit of HP's $360 million acquisition of LeftHand Networks in 2008, the LeftHand P4000 SAN solutions enables administrators to cost-effectively deploy shared storage within virtual environments.

HP LeftHand P4500

HP StorageWorks 600 Modular Disk System

The new StorageWorks offering offers direct-attach storage to the HP BladeSystem, giving the HP environment greater density than traditional DAS, HP officials said.

HP StorageWorks 600 Modular Disk System

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