HPE Nimble Storage: Overcome the obstacles to the all-flash data centre

Getting to all-flash is one of the most important strategic initiatives that your IT organisation will take in the next few years.

HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays combine the speed of flash with the predictive analytics of HPE InfoSight™, giving you a whole new way to simplify operations, slash TCO, achieve unprecedented uptime, and scale-up without disruption.

The HPE Nimble Storage Predictive Cloud platform delivers the fastest and most reliable access to data through predictive analytics and the Multi-cloud Flash Fabric™. With performance over 1.2 million IOPS at sub-millisecond latency, applications take on new life.


Predictive Analytics

HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays automatically predict and resolve 86% of problems before you even know there is an issue. [1]

  • Transforms the support experience through cloud-based predictive analytics and Level 3-only support
  • Holistic view across the infrastructure stack to resolve problems beyond just storage
  • Simplifies planning with prescriptive forecasts into capacity, performance, and bandwidth requirements
  • Makes infrastructure smarter and more reliable by learning from the installed base

Radical Simplicity

HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays are simple to deploy, use, and manage.

  • Cloud-ready, this product deploys flash on-premises or in the cloud with common data services and mobility between all-flash, adaptive flash, and HPE Cloud Volumes.
  • HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays are future-proofed for NVMe and SCM. The offering comes with a satisfaction guarantee, all-inclusive software licensing, flat support pricing, replacing all the hardware for upgrades, and an option to receive a free faster controller upgrade after three years.
  • Radically easy to integrate with many ecosystems and has a deep integration with VMware®, Microsoft® applications, Oracle, Veeam, and others.

Fast and reliable

HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays are scale-to-fit. They scale-up performance and capacity independently and non-disruptively; and scale out to four arrays managed as one for increased flexibility.

  • Up to 5X or more data reduction from variable block inline deduplication and compression. [2]
  • Backup and disaster recovery (DR) from all-flash to adaptive flash arrays at one third the cost. Data reduction, snapshots, and Triple+ Parity RAID with no performance impact.
  • Sub-millisecond response time for performance-sensitive enterprise workloads.

Absolute Resiliency

HPE Nimble Storage All Flash Arrays has 99.9999% guaranteed availability.

  • Triple+ Parity RAID can handle three simultaneous drive failures and provides additional protection through intra-drive parity.
  • App-granular, FIPS-certified encryption provides data-at-rest and over-the-wire protection. Data shredding is built-in.
  • Native application-consistent snapshots and replication, as well as integration with leading backup software.

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For further information on how HPE can transform your storage, contact your CDW account manager today.

[1] Based on actual customer data collected by the HPE Nimble Storage Support organisation. See also https://www.hpe.com/h20195/v2/Getdocument.aspx?docname=a00018503ENW

[2] Based on customer data as analysed by HPE InfoSight™ and also from data reduction evaluation by HPE Engineering