HP, working in conjunction with SCC, is pleased to offer an All Flash 3PAR demo unit for short term defined POCs or try and buy.

The 3PAR has been the number one selling mid-range storage array for the last few quarters, and this is your opportunity to discover the benefits for yourself with no upfront commitment.

The 3PAR 7450c all flash array is high performance and easy to use, with the following key features:

  • Designed for scalable performance with expansion up to four nodes, 240 SSDs and 180,00 IOPS.
  • Very simple to use
  • Hardware based thin provisioning and deduplication for savings without the performance cost
  • Rich set of controls, with flexible replication , application integrated snapshots and multi-tenancy
  • Support for VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster, enabling cross-site high availability
  • New converged controllers, adding optional NAS file capability (NFS, CIFS) to the existing block storage presentation with the new File Persona
  • Capable of full integration into HP’s converged infrastructure appliance software, OneView

The demo unit is a space efficient 2U dual controller all flash array, with 8 x 480GB SSD drives.  3PAR’s custom hardware ASICs will provide both thin provisioning and deduplication at line speed.  The demo array comes complete with 4 x 5m OM4 FC cables to connect into your existing SAN.

Engage SCC to agree a scope and success criteria and SCC will provide an accredited technical consultant free for a day in order to install the unit on your behalf, and provide an overview of the interface.  As a guide, simple POCs should have a defined success criteria and last for 2-4 weeks.

SCC can also run full converged infrastructure demos showcasing the simplicity of integration with HP blades and Virtual Connect technology to provide automatic host definition, LUN provisioning and SAN zoning, all driven by OneView.

HP have the most competitive Flash price in the market, which SCC can help you to access through our Platinum Partner status and dedicated HP team. Contact us today to find out more.