• Connect to HCP via PowerShell

    This is a quick blog to help all PowerShell Developers and Administrators to leverage the power of HCP via PowerShell   1. Install the Hitachi Storage Adapter for Microsoft Windows PowerShell   2. Open a...
    Carlos Vargas
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  • HCP namespace configuration export tool

    A client of mine recently asked me something seemingly simple: how can I quickly check which of my namespaces are cloud optimized?   The built in way of going through the admin GUI does not scale very well beyon...
    Christian Schausberger
    last modified by Christian Schausberger
  • Performance Monitoring w/ ELK - Part II: Monitoring HCP Access Logs

    Introduction Logstash Configuration Input Section Filter Section Output Section Elasticsearch Indexes and Managing Indexes w/ Kibana Visualizing Elasticsearch Data w/ Kibana Monitoring HCP ...
    Ben Clifford
    last modified by Ben Clifford
  • Critical Capabilities for Hadoop Offload to HCP

    Introduction Offload Capabilities Seamless Offload S3A Unified Namespace Unified Namespace Write Read Caching File Tiering Service Automatic Tiering Policy URI Preservation Block ...
    Ben Clifford
    created by Ben Clifford
  • Use Active Directory Credentials with HCP and the AWS Java SDK: A Working Example

    The AWS Java SDK does not natively support Active Directory authentication, but it is flexible enough that with a very little bit of coding you can use your AD credentials with HCP over the HS3 gateway.   Attach...
    Ben Clifford
    created by Ben Clifford
  • HCP Storage Adaptor for COSBench

    Introduction Installation/Configuration Configuring HCP for COSBench COSBench Results Futures IntroductionCOSBench is an open source project originally developed by Intel to test the performance of ...
    Timothy Palace
    created by Timothy Palace
  • MapR Scale-out Storage with Hitachi Content Platform

    IntroductionOn October 3rd, 2018 MapR announced the general availability of MapR version 6.1. This release offers much improved storage management capabilities that now include the ability to tier cool, cold, or froze...
    Nick DeRoo
    created by Nick DeRoo
  • A Better Big Data Ecosystem with Hadoop and Hitachi Content Platform (Part1)

    In this blog, I’ll explore the challenges our customers are facing with storing data long term in Hadoop, and discuss what the Hitachi Content team is doing to help our customers solve these challenges. The Big ...
    Nick DeRoo
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  • Certification of HCP with Alluxio

    Summary The Hitachi Vantara Content Solutions Engineering Team has successfully certified the Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) as an Alluxio understore. The certification testing involved running several big data benchm...
    Ben Clifford
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  • Performance Monitoring w/ ELK - Part I: Installing ELK

    Introduction Installing ELK Step 1: Disable Firewall or Open Ports Step 2: Install Java Step 3: Install Elasticsearch Step 4: Install Kibana Step 5: Install Logstash Conclusion Introduc...
    Ben Clifford
    last modified by Ben Clifford
  • Troubleshooting Issues with Amazon AWS Java SDK

    Hi, this is just a quick post to share a particularly helpful method for troubleshooting issues between a Java client application and the HCP S3 Gateway. Most Java based software will allow you to inject Java System P...
    Ben Clifford
    last modified by Ben Clifford
  • Cloudnine Hospitals Provide Greater Service to Expectant Mothers

    Cloudnine Hospitals operates more than 20 hospitals across India, delivering maternity and neonatal care to hundreds of patients on a daily basis.   With staff that needs access to data ‘on-the’fly&#...
    cchaffey
    created by cchaffey
  • A Better Big Data Ecosystem with Hadoop and Hitachi Content Platform (Part2)

    In the part 1 of this series, we introduced the challenges our customers currently face with storing data long term in Hadoop. In this blog, we’ll discuss how the new Hadoop functionality brings object storage c...
    Nick DeRoo
    created by Nick DeRoo
  • Demo Video: A Better Big Data Ecosystem with Hadoop and Hitachi Content Platform

    This first video is a demonstration of leveraging the Hitachi Content Platform(HCP) as an under filesystem in Alluxio and the benefits of using Alluxio to integrate HCP into your Hadoop ecosystem.   DEMO: Hitach...
    Nick DeRoo
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  • Visualizing HCP Chargeback Reports

    HCP chargeback reports contain valuable information that is useful toward understanding HCP utilization and workloads. The problem is that the data can be overwhelming. Trying to understand this data in it's tabular f...
    Ben Clifford
    last modified by Ben Clifford
  • Manage Hitachi Content Platform via PowerShell

    The Hitachi Content Platform is a great object platform. It provides all the advantage of traditional cloud providers in your datacenter. This article will describe how to perform several tasks via PowerShell in order...
    Carlos Vargas
    last modified by Carlos Vargas
  • Generating Secure Access Keys and Secret Keys for the HCP Platform with Microsoft .Net for C# and PowerShell

    The Hitachi Content Platform is a great Object Storage for your Datacenter. In order to use it programmatically you need to have a Access and Secret Key just like with every other object storage. This quick blog post ...
    Carlos Vargas
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