DCN May 2016 - Page 50

products & innovations Hewlett Packard Enterprise accelerates all-flash data centre adoption The newest member of the HPE 3PAR Storage family, the HPE 3PAR 20840 Storage array, is one of the highest performing, most scalable converged flash array on the market. The system delivers up to 21 Petabytes of usable capacity and up to 3.2 million random-read IOPS. The system’s scalability, compact footprint, and performance increase business agility by accelerating the most performance hungry workloads and mission critical applications. As a converged flash array, the mixed media and multi-protocol support delivered by the 20840 provide the flexibility to consolidate block and file workloads for greater space and cost savings. HPE has also announced a new range of enterprise class HPE StoreOnce Systems that protect service levels in even the largest and most flash centric environments. Built for the needs of the all-flash data centre, the new HPE StoreOnce 5500 and multi-node 6600 offer ease of integration, flexible connectivity, application centric back up, and the ability to perform flat back up directly from 3PAR Storage. The scale-out HPE StoreOnce 6600 is designed for the largest and most mission critical Tier-1 environments. With features such as multi-node resiliency and autonomic restart capabilities, the 6600 is capable of protecting up to 1.7 Petabytes of data at up to 184 TB per hour. For further information visit www.hpe.com 50 8 SOLUTIONS PROVIDES ANSWER TO V-BLOCK COOLING ISSUE 8 Solutions has launched an innovative cooling solution for data centres using the latest high power V-Block storage technology. V-Blocks are very high power servers, usually in high density racks, t