Deploy Cloud Solutions Quickly
With a validated, cost-effective framework for full data center virtualization. (PDF - 1.1 MB)
Proven Infrastructure for Leading Cloud Solutions
Fast-growing volumes of information and increasing data center complexity are spurring many companies to look for flexible, scalable, and reliable ways to deliver IT services on-demand, and cloud solutions are an enticing option.
The Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS is a tested, flexible, cost-effective framework for creating cloud network-ready, virtualized infrastructure solutions. It is comprised of:
- Storage from Hitachi Data Systems
- Computing and networking components from Cisco
- Virtualization from VMware
Superior Performance and Lower Risk
As industry leaders in storage, server, network, and virtualization, Hitachi Data Systems, Cisco, and VMware have the expertise to create a comprehensive virtualization solution that can be deployed quickly and effectively.
The Cisco Solution for Hitachi UCP Select with VMware vSphere gives you the opportunity to take advantage of products from these industry leaders in a tested configuration. This speeds deployment and reduces risk, all while providing the performance, resilience, and scalability needed to handle large, dense, and growing virtual machine workloads.
Cisco Solution for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS
The Cisco Solution Hitachi UCP Select for VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS incorporates products from Hitachi, Cisco, and VMware.
Hitachi provides a scalable, high-performance, high-availability storage system.
- Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform
- Hitachi Unified Storage VM
Cisco provides a data center platform that unites computing, networking, and storage access in a single system; and switches for physical, virtual, and storage networks.
- Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS)
- Cisco Nexus Switches
- Cisco MDS 9000 Director
VMware provides a comprehensive virtualization platform and a scalable platform for virtualization management.
- VMWare vSphere 5
- VMware vCenter Server
Validated Designs: Cisco Solution for Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Select with VMware vSphere 5.0
Hitachi and Cisco Cooperative Support Model At A Glance
Hitachi and Cisco UCP Cooperative Support Model Overview