• When will a HDP Pool becomes full ?

    Example: HDP Pool Capacity is 100TB. 10 DP Volumes ( with the size of 10TB - 42MB) are created and mapped to an server. Server thinks he knows the LBN's and physic / geometry of the disk. Server never will request...
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  • Capacity Efficiency Video

    Here is a great four minute video about capacity efficiency, storage economics and providing real value to customers.
    Jay Erikson
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  • New VMware video on Unified Compute Platform Pro

    From VMwareTV:
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  • oXya and SAP hosting using UCP Pro - high success implementation story

    Success Story of oXya SAP Mission Critical Hosting on HItachi Unified Compute Platform - YouTube   Here is a youtube video from a very satisfied HDS UCP Pro customer.  This part is the beginning of the vide...
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  • Video blog review of Hitachi Converged Infrastructure Cell (HCIC) architecture of Unified Compute Platform

    HDS Videos: Hitachi Data Systems Unified Compute Platform - ESG Lab Validation Video (runtime 7  minutes) Check out this new, third-party video/blog review of Hitachi Converged Infrastructure Cell architecture ...
    Janet Hutchison
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  • How to virtualize DS4800?

    Hi All,   Need help with external storage virtualization   How to properly connect external IBM DS4800 storage system to HUS VM? What is a minimum number of ports needed from both sides (assume the avail...
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  • Migrating Sybase RAW devices in AIX

    Originally posted by: Pauld D. Hunter Has anyone attempted to migrate Sybase raw device disks under AIX using the VSP as a virtualization engine? Will the Sybase device mapping get hosed if the luns are virtualized...
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  • HDS Blogs: David Merrill's Blog | Data Storage Cost Reduction | The Storage Economist

    HDS Blogs: David Merrill's Blog | Data Storage Cost Reduction | The Storage Economist Check out the latest blog by david merrill Shared with Jive Anywhere http://blogs.hds.com/david/?WT.ac=us_mg_cor_s...
    Donna Garber
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  • Online storage economics tool for Unified Storage

    Check out the new HUS storage economics calculator.  Here's the url:  http://www.hds.com/go/unified-savings/   There's also a YouTube video that explains the savings available from HUS:  HUS 100 S...
    Mark Adams
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  • Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager for Mainframe announced today

    HDS announced Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager for Mainframe today, along with the V04 related mainframe microcode performance improvments including flash acceleration.    http://www.hds.com/corporate/p...
    John Harker
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  • Welcome to the Mainframe products and solutions topic area

    Greetings..!    We have created a Mainframe topic area on the new HDS Community site for our Mainframe partners and customers to ask questions and share best practices and information.  And from ti...
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  • Hi all: I would like to know if anybody here has VSP and DS8800/70 and a DB2 mainframe environment and how is the performance of the application in those boxes?

    He have all our DB2 in IBM boxes and now we boght some VSPs. So if someone could give some tips and information about performance I would be glad.   Tks all
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  • Intellimag Vision for HDS

    Anybody here has Intellimagic vision software in a mainfram environment?
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  • What tools do you use for z/OS Performance Monitoring on a specific group of Logical Volumes (LV) say, IMS-Loggers?

    Greetings, Monitoring by cluster of volumes has a real interest. For years (centuries?) one has been chasing tools and expert systems to do "Troubleshooting" for IBM z/OS. When a need to troubleshoot a configuratio...
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  • HDS Blogs: My Goodness!! Won’t that Mainframe Thing Just Go Away!!

    HDS Blogs: My Goodness!! Won’t that Mainframe Thing Just Go Away!! Interesting blog by Claus Mikkelsen you should read.  Let us know your opinion about the statement that the mainframe ain't going...
    Donna Garber
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  • HDS at SHARE mainframe show in Seattle this week

    In Seattle this week to walk with the Dinosaurs at the mainframe tradeshow SHARE in Seattle, WA.  Given grim predictions of immediate death for the past thirty years it is ironic that as the new millennium starts...
    John Harker
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  • New VSP G1000 Mainframe class from HDS Academy

    Title Using Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 with Mainframe - THI2230 Course Code THI2230 Target Audience Description This 5 day course Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) G1000 in mainframe environments. ...
    John Harker
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  • New Solutions and Capabilities for VSP G1000 Mainframe Storage Customers

    Hitachi Data Systems Introduces New Solutions and Capabilities for Mainframe Customers Active Flash and Mainframe Analytics Recorder Among New Features   Since its introduction in early 2014 work has continued ...
    John Harker
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  • Hu's blog on Hitachi Mainframe History and Commitment

    In case it might be of interest to someone who missed it, Hu Yoshida's latest blog is on mainframe.... Hitachi Data Systems Commitment to Mainframe Storage Systems
    John Harker
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  • Mainframe-based REST services?   (yes @Walmart)

    HDS is a silver sponsor of SHARE, the mainframe conference, so we are in Orlando this week at the show and attending the sessions.     Just heard a really good talk from Walmart on how they have integ...
    John Harker
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