Storage

We specialize exclusively in the HP range of storage products covering MSAs through to high end SANs plus all the options in between. If you are looking for something special, please ask as we can often get high end or custom made solutions as well as off the shelf stock.

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  • Disk Enclosures

    Has your business exceeded your storage capacity? Manage your small and midrange business' growing storage needs by deploying the HP D3000 Enclosures, the next generation 12 Gb SAS low-cost, high-capacity, tiered external storage system. The HP D3000 Enclosures are ideal for your small application environments, remote offices and departmental locations.

    The new 12 Gb SAS enclosures—Large Form Factor (LFF) D3600 with 12 drive bays and Small Form Factor (SFF) D3700 with 25 drive bays—offer flexible, modular solutions to simplify capacity expansion of HP ProLiant server and HP BladeSystem environments to external storage without having to make the full move to SAN or NAS. This allows you to buy what is needed today and purchase additional capacity as data storage needs grow.

    D3000 Enclosures support HP SmartDrive Carrier. Buy and maintain a common set of HP ProLiant drives for Gen8/9 ProLiant servers.

    Total support can grow up to 96 LFF or 200 SFF drives.

  • MSA Storage
    Changing storage needs for server customers now requires greater levels of performance and functionality at a lower cost of ownership. The next generation HPE MSA 2040 Storage arrays raises the bar & uniquely addresses HPE ProLiant customers' shared storage and data protection needs, reduces TCO while dramatically increasing performance using technologies such as Solid State Drives, Snap and Volume copy, Replication and SEDs.

    The MSA 2040 Storage arrays are positioned to provide an excellent value for customers needing increasing performance to support initiatives such as consolidation and virtualization. The MSA 2040 delivers this performance by leveraging new controller architecture with a new processor, four ports with 4GB cache per controller & using drive technologies such as SSDs.

    The MSA 2040 Storage ships standard with 64 Snapshots and Volume Copy enabled for increased data protection and allow replication with optional Remote Snap software between arrays (FC or iSCSI only).

    What's new

    • Adding support for 400 GB and 800 GB mixed-use Large Form Factor (LFF) solid state drives in converter carriers for LFF MSA Arrays and MSA Enclosures

    Features

    Simple: Flexible Architecture. Easy to Setup. Easy to Manage

    Choice of 8 Gb/16 Gb FC, 1 Gb/10GbE iSCSI and 12 Gb SAS to match the configuration needs of infrastructure.

    Deploy single or dual controllers depending on high-availability and budgetary requirements.

    Select disk enclosures with Large or Small Form Factor drives –choice of High-performance Solid State Drives, Enterprise-class SAS or SAS Midline drives or Self-Encrypting Drives (SED) based on application, performance and budget needs.

    The integrated setup and management tools for MSA are easy to manage for HPE ProLiant/BladeSystem IT managers.

    Fast: MSA 2040 Sets New Standards for $/IOPS in Entry SAN, 3x to 4x Today’s Competition

    New high-performance Converged SAN controller and SAS controller offer 4x the performance of today's other entry-level SAN arrays.

    4-port Converged SAN controller supporting Fibre Channel and iSCSI and a SAS Controller with 4GB Cache translating into better application response time and ability to support more virtualized environments.

    SSD support with integrated “wear gauge” helps improves application performance and allows customers to reduce their operating costs by reducing foot prints and power consumptions.

    Self-Encrypting Drives (SEDs) designed to safeguard critical personal and business information and to comply with regulatory mandates.

    Futureproof: 2x the Bandwidth and the First Entry SAN with 16 Gb FC

    Choice of 8 Gb/16 Gb FC, 1 Gb/10GbE iSCSI and 12 Gb SAS to match the configuration needs of infrastructure.

    The 4th generation of MSA’s unique Data-in-Place upgrades provides investment protection.

    Host ports upgradeable by SFPS (8 Gb/16 Gb FC) or (1 GB/10GbE iSCSI) allows customers to manage their total cost of ownership lower.

    ENERGY STAR Certified: MSA 2040 is Now ENERGY STAR Certified

    ENERGY STAR certified power supplies will lead to energy consumption efficiencies translated into savings or regulatory rebates for customers.

  • SAN

    HP StoreVirtual Storage provides a virtualized pool of storage resources to deliver enterprise –level storage functionality that enhances virtual environments, simplifies management, and reduces costs. Easy to deploy, grow and maintain, HP StoreVirtual Storage ensures that critical business data remain available. The innovative approach to storage provides a unique data protection level across the entire array, reducing vulnerability without driving up costs the way traditional SANs can. Product Overview You need affordable storage designed for a virtualized infrastructure that's easy to manage, supports continuous data growth, and keeps your business up and running. HP StoreVirtual 4000 Storage, based on the LeftHand operating system, is a scale-out storage platform that is designed to meet the dynamic needs of virtualized environments. Intuitive, common management and storage federation provide for simplicity and flexibility in today's virtual datacenters. StoreVirtual enables data mobility across tiers, locations, and between physical and virtual storage. With an all-inclusive enterprise feature set, HP StoreVirtual is the most versatile storage platform on the market today. Its software-defined storage VSA software, and ProLiant rack and BladeSystem-based hardware models provide options to fit any infrastructure and budget. Enterprise-class storage software functionality and leading virtualization software integration are built-in. This makes StoreVirtual the ideal platform for supporting virtualization growth at all stages.

  • Tape Storage Systems
    The HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries meet demanding storage requirement of businesses needing unattended tape backup, disaster recovery, or low cost long-term archive capability. The MSL Libraries offer a broad choice of storage capacities and technology including LTO-7, LTO-6, LTO-5 or LTO-4 Ultrium tape drives.

    Web-based remote management makes the MSL Libraries easily managed from across the room or across the globe. Quickly manage the tape media both in and out of the library with the standard bar code reader, configurable mail slots, and multiple 12-slot removable magazines.

    Protect important business data from unauthorized access with several data encryption options. MSL library investment protection and uncertain data growth are easily managed within the MSL library portfolio.

    Quickly increase capacity and/or performance with tool-free drive upgrades in the MSL2024 or 4048, or move tape drive kits to the MSL6480 for library scalability and additional enterprise class features.

    What's new

    • HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries support for new LTO-7 Ultrium 15000 tape drives allowing for higher capacity per library footprint and faster throughput.
    • HPE StoreEver MSL LTO-7 Ultrium 15000 tape drives offer compressed capacity of up to 15 TB per cartridge and 300 MB/s native transfer rate per drive.

    Features

    Easy to Manage and Use

    MSL Tape Libraries allow you to manage, configure and use the library from across the room or across the globe with the HPE unique web-based remote management and diagnostics. Manage multiple HPE StoreEver libraries from a single pane with Command View Tape Library (CV-TL).

    HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries easily manage your media both in or out of the tape library with a standard bar code reader and multiple 12-slot removable magazines.

    Proactively monitor utilization, operational performance, and overall life and health of the library, drives and media with TapeAssure. TapeAssure Advanced will additionally provide an intuitive, easy to use dashboard, and advance analytics for predictive analysis.

    LTFS provides a self-describing file system on a HPE LTO-7 or LTO-6 cartridge, which enables the combined archiving benefits of application independence, transportability and protection from obsolescence.

    HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries easily manage your media both in or out of the tape library with a standard bar code reader and multiple 12-slot removable magazines.

    Protection and Flexibility

    HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Libraries offer various interface options for maximum flexibility when installing the tape library into a SAS or fibre channel SAN environment.

    HPE StoreEver MSL Tape Library family offers a wide range of capacity points from 360 TB to 8400 TB of compressed storage capacity in a variety of rack ready form factors.

    Protect critical business data with MSL encryption options that span from small business to the datacenter. Encryption is available on LTO-7, LTO-6, LTO-5 or LTO-4 tape drives and provides the highest level of security to protect confidential information and address compliance regulations.

    Increase capacity and/or performance with tool-free drive upgrade kits. For even greater scalability, leverage MSL tape drives into the new MSL6480 for best in class investment protection.

    Proven Reliability

    MSL Tape Libraries work with industry-leading servers, operating systems and backup software including HPE Data Protector software. For more information, see HPE Enterprise Backup Solutions.

    Long term data archiving with a specified 30 year media shelf life in normal ambient conditions.

  • Options

    Whether you are looking for a hard drive for your Storage device or a HBA we have all the bases covered. There can be some overlap with Server options as well so if there is anything you need please check there or contact one of our team for further advice.