• Automated Infrastructure Management: Freedom to Innovate

    Legacy data center infrastructure hampers IT from getting the maximum strategic value from data.  Pressure is escalating to convert vast quantities of operational and customer data into actionable insights. IT is...
    Monique Lucey
    created by Monique Lucey
  • IT Automation: The Tectonic Shift Continues

    Last summer my son landed a summer job as a teller at a small local bank. As you might guess, it’s not millennials who frequent bank branches, but elderly and small business owners who prefer the in-person banki...
    Monique Lucey
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  • Top 3 Reasons to Make APIs Part of Your IT Transformation Strategy

    IT infrastructure is changing fast. You don’t have to look any further than several paradigm shifts like cloud computing, software defined data centers, pay-as-you-go consumption models, and converged and hyperc...
    Monique Lucey
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  • IT Infrastructure Nirvana – It’s Closer Than You Think

    Queue the choirs of angels, trumpets and harps. Enter Gods and Goddesses on puffy white clouds eating ambrosia and sipping nectar. Ok, maybe not pure bliss, but with UCP Advisor management and orchestration software y...
    Monique Lucey
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  • And the Survey Says? Top 2 IT Challenges: How Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Can Solve Them

    Data is an organization’s most strategic asset. To drive competitive advantage, IT needs to efficiently manage, govern and mobilize key data services across data centers and clouds, bringing together disparate s...
    Monique Lucey
    created by Monique Lucey
  • Back to the Future – No Time Like the Present for Management & Orchestration

    The eighties left in its wake, countless fashion victims.  Admittedly I was among them. I survived the fashion brutalities of permed hair, parachute pants and fingerless gloves. It was impossible, through the bli...
    Monique Lucey
    created by Monique Lucey
  • CB500 visio stencils

    Hi,   Is there somewhere some visio stencils for the CB500 ?
    Team Infrastructure
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  • how we can size the storage capacity in HCP , if we need in total 15 TB usable capacity. what are the calculation in HCP ?

    i am planning to propose a customer UCP HCI solution from Hitachi V210 , now i wanted to offer 15 TB usable capacity . does it need to be per node OR i must put 15 TB usable for all ?
  • UCP HC V120F(D52B-1U ) Environmental Information

    Hi there,   I want to get the environmental information; Power consumption and heat output(BTU) of UCP HC V120F(D52B-1U). There is no information even QCT homepage. Is there anybody can help me?
    Seung Woo Cho
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  • Does LPAR support for OVF/OVA import?

    Does LPAR currently support for OVF/OVA import? or any roadmaps perhaps?
    Wildan Abdat
    created by Wildan Abdat
  • G.O.T. Automated Management And Orchestration?

    Winter is here. For you G.O.T. fans, you know what I’m talking about. With all the buzz around the season finale of Game of Thrones and now the dreaded “show hole”, I have plenty of free time to cont...
    Monique Lucey
    created by Monique Lucey
  • Sneak Peek - Big Announcements at Hitachi NEXT

    Before you head to Vegas for Hitachi NEXT, for what promises to the premier event for the digital revolution, this is a sneak peek of some of the game changers coming in  converged infrastructure.   For you...
    Monique Lucey
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  • UCP 4.1.x - How to Create and Deploy an ESXi Cluster Service Template

    Here is a link to some videos I made about UCP 4.1.x and the Cluster Service Templates. https://gssdojo.wistia.com/projects/uau1dmtsrf   The videos were generated on a simulated UCP in the Global Demo and Learn...
    Nichole Schmitt
    last modified by Nichole Schmitt
  • change or delete ceconsl for individual blades in CB2500

    Is it possible to change the default password for ceconsl on individual blade servers in CB2500? The ceconsl user's password was changed for the chassis but this still doesn't change it for the individual blade server...
    Alex Bouttelgier
    created by Alex Bouttelgier
  • login fails to a remote desktop from blade 2500

    When trying to perform a remote connect from the hitachi compute blade 2500 I go to BMC, click on the lower right corner to start a remote connection, the java loads and executes but in the last moment it says login f...
    Alex Bouttelgier
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  • n+m standby for disaster recovery

    Hi All ,   I have an environment which has 2 datcentres , each datacentre with multiple HDS-CB500 chassis  with LPARs hosting windows and LINUX workload. All these hosts are boot from SAN. SAN Replication i...
    RIBHU DIXIT
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  • Digital Transformation for Midmarket IT

    Midmarket IT organizations face the same challenges as their larger enterprise brothers, keep the lights on and adopt new technologies; ensure asset protection and unleash maximum mobility; deliver reliable critical a...
    Chris Gugger
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  • Sizing Questionnaire/tool for Compute Blade

    Hi Good Morning, just wanna ask if there's any sizing material/tool for compute blade that I can use to scope a client's requirement.   Thank you and have a blessed day ahead.
    Jayvee Hagonoy
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  • Is there any documentation that shows what OS supports Hitachi Compute Blades?

    List of OS that Hitachi Compute Blade Series (2500 and 500) supports..   Thanks.
    Jayvee Hagonoy
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  • UCP Director (3.5, 4.0, 4.1.1)- Jobs, Events, Logs - Use CLI to help you gather intel on a failed job.

    Hi All, this is my first attempt at blogging. This is a section from a handy UCP Notebook I helped author last year.   These tips are applicable to UCP 3.5, 4.0, 4.1.1. Note, however, an improvement in UCP 4.1.1...
    Nichole Schmitt
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