Bridging the data center of today and tomorrow with SDN

Networks operating at the speed of business

Customers are looking to the cloud for business agility and efficiency to maximize revenue but require the simplicity and integration among servers, storage and networking within their data center to accomplish this. The full potential of the cloud can be realized with a new standard for software -defined cloud networking brought to you by HP.

  • Simplify networks and transition to a cloud environment - with one network architecture, that understand, adapt to your business applications in real-time, technologies such as IRF that delivers up to 75% more simplicity.
  • Operate with business agility and dynamically adapt to business demands instantly with innovations that will drive competitive advantage - by deploy apps in minutes vs. months.
  • Lower your TCO by 35% with HP Networking cloud solutions through a sound investment protection strategy which also delivers on lowering operational expenses so that you can reinvest in your business.

Bridging the datacenter of today and tomorrow with SDN

Bridging the datacenter of today and tomorrow with SDN


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Virtual Cloud Network

Virtual Cloud Network

The HP Virtual Cloud Networking (VCN) SDN Application is the enhanced networking module of HP Helion Openstack®. The VCN SDN application delivers network virtualization enabled by Software-defined Networking and orchestrates the entire datacenter infrastructure.

HP VCN helps cloud providers and enterprises build a robust multitenant networking infrastructure able to deliver readily consumable compute, storage and networking instantaneously across tenants and user.

VCN Fact sheet Application Assurance White Paper
Resilient fabric

Resilient fabric

Enhance cloud data center performance with a software-defined resilient fabric. The HP FlexFabric portfolio delivers what you need for to achieve the right business outcomes.

A portfolio of HP FlexFabric data center switches that integrate standards-based virtual overlays with the physical underlay to ensure maximum visibility, control and scalability while reducing cost and complexity up to 75 percent.1

FlexFabric data center 7900 switch
HP High Confidence Datacenter Network Transformation

HP Trusted Network Transformation

HP Technology Services deliver an end-to-end approach that provides customers the confidence to successfully transform their data center network while maintaining business continuity. HP Trusted Network Transformation spans strategy, assessment, design and deployment, as well as management tools, customized support, training and complete life cycle program management across all transformational.

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Reduction in complexity1
Months to minutes
Business agility 2
Lower TCO 3

"HP helped us build a global private cloud that centralized our infrastructure, allowing us to deliver better service across our network of marketing agencies and benefit from applications with zero down time"

Jason Cohen
Global CIO, Diversified Agency Services


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  • 1  4:1 reduction in design and operational complexity.
  • 2 HP Internal calculations.
  • 3 IDC study document #246576