• “Storage based replication, HDID and VMware   – how it all fits together”

    There are already a number of interesting contributions available in this community looking at various aspects of this topic. This blog is intended to give an overview of these different aspects and to assist with nav...
    Koji Watanabe
    last modified by Koji Watanabe
  • Hyper/Converged the “Hitachi Way”

    Introduction: It’s time to modernize your IT infrastructure, and your team is looking to collect the information needed to select the right foundation that fits your strategic business needs. The ideal solution ...
    Sean Siegmund
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  • What's the latest with Hitachi and VMware ecosystem integrations

    We recently rolled out some updates across our VMware ecosystem integration portfolio and I thought would use the opportunity to refresh our Hitachi customers / prospects on the integration possibilities that we provi...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Demystifying the Hybrid Cloud and Digital Transformation

      If you’re an enterprise looking to digitally transform, it’s important to prioritize your specific business outcomes first. The technical solutions should come secondary. After all, they’re t...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • Paul Lewis is "Calling Dibs on Modernize IT"

      Check out the latest blog that CTO Paul Lewis shared as we gear up for Hitachi Solutions for VMware's #VMworld 2018.   I Call Dibs on MODERNIZE IT
    Lauren Klein
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  • Hitachi Vantara @ VMworld 2018 – Don’t Miss Out!

      We are a just a few weeks away from VMworld. It is going to be my 5th VMworld, and I am very much looking forward to it. I can feel excitement in the air. Teams have buckled down to deliver you the best experi...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • Hitachi Hyperconverged Infrastructure – Top Ten Q and A

    Hitachi Vantara  Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC) hyperconverged systems, powered by industry-leading VMware vSAN software, has been around for over one and a half years. Here is a sampling of the most common...
    Lauren Klein
    created by Lauren Klein
  • HIAA-HDCA SaaS: End-to-End Performance bottleneck analytics in Unified Computing Platform CI (UCP CI)

    Hitachi has delivered a software, which is Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA).  HIAA delivers visualization, intelligence and automation to optimize infrastructure health while quickly identifying an...
    Koji Watanabe
    created by Koji Watanabe
  • Hitachi and VMware Ecosystem - Integration Updates

    We recently rolled out some software upgrades for our VMware ecosystem integrations and certifications which are generally available now or will be within the next 45 days. The specific products updates this month are...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Upgrading Hitachi Infrastructure Analitics Advisor(HIAA) in UCP CI

    Software is often improved by providing version up software. Of cause, Hitachi provides software version-up. So far, I have used the combination solution of HIAA and UCP CI. I determined to install HIAA 3.2 instead...
    Koji Watanabe
    last modified by Koji Watanabe
  • End-to-End Infrastructure Performance Analysis of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform CI Simplified with Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA)

    Hitachi Vantara has launched the new converged infrastructure Hitachi Unified Computing Platform CI (UCP CI). Today, I would like to introduce the performance analysis solution with UCP CI.   Hitachi Infrastructu...
    Koji Watanabe
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  • Part2: End-to-End infrastructure performance analysis of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform CI simplified with Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA)

    Hi, it’s time for Part2. I will show you what I did in set up procedure and use case.   (Part1: https://community.hitachivantara.com/community/products-and-solutions/vmware/blog/2017/10/11/end-to-end-infra...
    Koji Watanabe
    created by Koji Watanabe
  • Visit VMware at Hitachi Next 2017!

    VMware and HDS enable our customers to realize new possibilities on their unique digital transformation journeys. Our joint solutions power the culture of possibility in their organizations by letting them build exact...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • VMworld 2017 - Agility Enables Digital Transformation

    Last week I was out in Las Vegas at VMworld 2017 - An incredible event for both VMware and for us at Hitachi! At a high level VMware clearly demonstrated that not only is Private Cloud is accelerating but Hybrid Cloud...
    Shawn Rosemarin
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  • Expertly SLA managing VMware Cloud Foundation based UCP RS vSAN, VMFS and VVol datastores

    With the recent announcement of our VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) powered UCP RS system to deliver a hybrid cloud reality (check Dinesh's blog here for details), one of the interesting questions from early prospects i...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Automating VM Snapshot Backups and Restoring 1TB VMs in seconds with Hitachi Virtual Infrastructure Integrator - Part 2

    Simplifying data protection and virtual machine data management is every VM administrator and IT architecture team goal. More and more of my conversations with clients when discussing their plans for extending their E...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Connect with Hitachi at VMworld

    So, you registered for VMworld, booked your hotel, and now thinking how to maximize the outcome from the mecca of virtualization. Let me help you.             ...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • Rolling out  UCP Advisor v1.2 - Part 2

    Ok, time for part 2. I'm back on and connected after a few days zip-lining and mountain biking through redwood trees and train tracks in northern California. As I was contemplating part 2, the biking time reminded me ...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Rolling out  UCP Advisor v1.2 - Part 1

    We recently rolled out the latest release of UCP Advisor, v1.2, our flag ship infrastructure automation software for converged, hyper-converged and standalone storage.  In a previous blog, I included a longish vo...
    Paul Morrissey
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  • Building a Digital Innovation Platform for Bimodal Banking (part 1)

    I've recently moved from Horizontal Platforms to Vertical Solutions and I feel it might be a good time to revisit one of my old posts (Can we please stop telling Digital Enterprises to “act like a startup”...