New services leverage existing investments to minimise risk, reduce costs
HP has introduced new services and offerings based on HP Converged Infrastructure which empower service providers and enterprises to deliver cloud services while leveraging existing investments, minimising risk and lowering costs.
HP’s new offerings include HP Technology Consulting Services for data centre strategy, operations and continuity and the expanded HP CloudSystem portfolio includes financing, services, developer resources and 100 new HP Cloud Centres.
In addition the new offering includes HP VirtualSystem for Microsoft and HP VirtualSystem for Superdome 2/HP-UX, the new hardware and software offerings for deploying highly optimised, fully tested virtualised application environments.
Data centre strategy services reduce time-to-transformation by 40% , the data centre operations services lower a facility’s lifetime costs up to 37% and the data centre continuity services allow service providers to predict facility and IT infrastructure failures before they occur.
With HP CloudSystem Financing the the move to cloud is made affordable to the qualified customers, HP CloudSystem Enablement Services offer predefined consulting and integration services that accelerate the build out of a client’s first set of cloud services and the new HP Cloud Centres of Excellence allow key HP channel partners to provide clients with fast, convenient access to live demonstrations of HP cloud solutions based on HP CloudSystem.
With HP VirtualSystems enterprises and service providers can quickly deploy blocks of applications and capacity to support thousands of users.
HP VirtualSystem for Microsoft accelerates the virtualisation and delivery of diverse, business-critical workloads such as Microsoft SharePoint, Exchange and SQL Server.
HP Virtual System for Superdome 2/HP-UX accelerates the path to virtualised mission-critical workloads including customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP) and core financial applications on HP Integrity systems.
HP Storage at Networking and Technology Services of Enterprise Servers executive vice president and general manager Dave Donatelli said clients want HP’s help in speeding their transition to cloud computing with proven methodologies and offerings based on HP Converged Infrastructure so they can increase innovation in their markets and better serve their customers.
"Our new offerings clearly reflect the best of HP’s skills and technology in driving this evolution for clients, while reducing complexity, costs and risk," said Donatelli.