HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers
HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers

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HP ProLiant Servers

From core to cloud HP ProLiant Gen8 servers are transforming data center expectations and economics with the world's most intelligent servers. They deliver maximum performance and reliability while simplifying day-to-day management.

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HP ProLiant Servers

An intelligent server transforms the economics and expectations of the data center.

The newest generation of ProLiant servers provides you the benefit of more than 150 customer driven innovations delivering built-in intelligence and automation across the data center lifecycle.

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ProLiant products & services

Explore the HP ProLiant server portfolio for any of your workload needs.

HP BladeSystem

Modular, integrated, automated environment that lets you manage a pool of infrastructure resources as easily as one machine.

HP ProLiant Rack Servers

Versatile, rack-optimized servers with a balance of efficiency, performance and management.

HP ProLiant Tower Servers

Expandable tower servers ideal for remote and branch offices and growing businesses.

HP ProLiant MicroServer

Ideal entry-level server with essential features for small business and departmental use.

HP ProLiant Scalable Systems

Purpose-built for scale for service providers, high performance computing, big data, and more, delivering rapid deployment, greater agility and lower operational cost.

HP Moonshot System

HP Moonshot is the world's first software-defined server that delivers innovative solutions at unprecedented speed and scale for internet scale applications.

HP Rack and Power Infrastructure

Highly efficient and intelligent solutions for existing or new IT data centers that help control operational expenses and ensure IT flexibility.

HP Qualified Options

Strengthen the foundation of your data center with products that are easy to maintain and can be tailored for your infrastructure.

HP Infrastructure Management

Take command of your infrastructure to simplify server management from a single console with secure remote access for a more agile and intelligent data center.

Operating systems & virtualization

Precise engineering, a broad product portfolio and high caliber tools and services for leading operating systems and virtualization technologies.

HP ProLiant Services

Gain the benefits of our knowledge, expertise and innovation from world-class services that help you achieve better results.

HP Client Virtualization solutions

HP Client Virtualization solutions

HP can help you deploy an advanced client virtualization solution that securely and cost-effectively supports the mobile workforce and BYOD-delivered as a complete reference architecture based on HP servers, storage, networking, and services. HP offers both enterprise and midsized customizable solutions that are tightly integrated with Citrix XenDesktop, Citrix VDI-in-a-Box, Microsoft Windows 2012, and VMware View.

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High Performance Computing

High Performance Computing (HPC)

HP ProLiant Servers deliver innovation at any scale and for any workload. Solutions are purpose-built and engineered for high-performance computing from mainstream applications to the grandest scientific challenges across a multitude of industries.

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HP Converged Systems

HP Converged Systems

HP Converged Systems deliver a systematic approach to optimize application performance and standardize IT operations across the data center with a common architecture, management and security model.

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HP CloudSystem Matrix

HP CloudSystem Matrix

HP CloudSystem Matrix is the entry-level solution
of the CloudSystem portfolio which is ideal for
Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) for private and
hybrid cloud environments.

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HP Just Right IT

Solutions for small and medium business

Whether you are just starting your business, building momentum, gaining efficiencies or expanding your business HP has a solution tailored for you. Introducing HP Just Right IT, designed to help you choose from a great range of technology offers across HP Servers, Storage, Networking, Services and Solutions - designed for Small and Mid-sized business.

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Spotlight on innovation

Realize the benefits of customer-driven innovations that dramatically accelerate application performance and allow you to maximize server availability and eliminate the most common problems that cause failures, downtime, and data loss.

What's new with ProLiant Gen8

Sporting enhanced innovations and the latest Intel® Xeon® Processor Family

HP's Industry's leading servers just got faster, smarter and more efficient so your business can embrace the new style of IT. Building on the leadership of ProLiant Gen8, the next wave of ProLiant innovations focus on performance, intelligence and ROI. Several HP ProLiant servers now support the latest Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v2 Product Family, further accelerating performance. Key benefits include:

  • Performance - #1 in virtualizationi
  • Intelligence - 66% faster problem resolution and 3X faster updatesii
  • ROI - 5 monthsiii

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HP ProLiant Moonshot System

Accelerated innovation for a new era of IT

HP Moonshot, the world's first software defined server to run internet scale applications. With billions of devices that track, gather and process information the need for innovative solutions at unprecedented scale, speed and efficiencies has never been greater. The advanced architecture of the HP ProLiant Moonshot System enables customers to deliver more services * with:

  • 89% less energy
  • 80% less space
  • 77% less cost
  • 97% less complexity

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HP ProLiant Gen8 servers

Customer-driven innovation

Application performance, uptime and server health insight are top of mind concerns in every IT infrastructure. The ability to continuously analyze thousands of system parameters to optimize performance will change the way you manage your servers - and transform the economics of your data center. Built with over 150 design innovations, ProLiant Gen8 servers help eliminate common tasks and problems that can cause downtime and data loss.

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HP Insight Management

Unlock your infrastructure's potential

This complete suite of server lifecycle management capabilities can flexibly operate from embedded on-system utilities, any preferred CMS, and even from the cloud. Managing ProLiant servers with Insight Management delivers increased efficiency and precise control of server infrastructure resources. Innovative technologies include:

  • iLO Management Engine
  • HP Insight Control
  • HP Smart Update Manager
  • HP Insight Online

Learn more about HP Insight Management

HP Virtual Connect

The simplest way to converge and connect

HP Virtual Connect provides the world's first wire-once interconnect solution for virtualized and cloud-ready environments. Virtualize your LAN or SAN connections at the server edge for simplicity, flexibility and mobility.

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    • * When compared to traditional servers
    • i September 2013. VMware® VMmark® is a product of VMware, Inc. The competitive benchmark claims are based on having the #1 2-host 2-socket (DL380p Gen8 Server) result of 16.54 @ 14 tiles, and #1 2-host 2-socket blade (BL460c Gen8 Server Blade) result of 16.47 @ 14 tiles, and the #1 2-node 4-processor (DL560 Gen8 Server) results of 20.35 @ 18 tiles, and the #1 2-node 8-processor (DL980 G7 Server) result of 31.80 @ 30 tiles. The stated ProLiant results are published as of September 2013. Disclosures available at www.vmware.com/a/vmmark.
    • ii 66% faster problem resolution time for HP Insight Remote Support-initiated cases (HW) vs. traditional phone support Source: HP internal call center data, Q4'11. Revalidated August 2013.
    • iii September 2013. Based on HP internal testing and calculations. HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8 servers compared to HP ProLiant DL360 G5 and G6 servers. ROI on the ProLiant DL360p Gen8 in 5 months. ROI, Operational Costs, and Total Cost of Ownership may vary due to configuration, environment or country specific costs.
    Proactive Insight Architecture Alliance

    ProActive Insight Architecture Alliance

    HP ProActive Insight architecture is more than a design or even a transforming design philosophy. It's also the alignment of over 900 patents, over 150 customer-driven innovations and an alliance of the world's top hardware and software technology providers allied to transform the server experience.

    Learn more about the ProActive Insight Architecture Alliance

    Independent Software Vendors (ISVs)

    HP expands the diversity of our offerings and the ability to deliver relevant client offerings through our strategic relationships with leading software vendors.

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    Systems Integrators (SIs)

    HP's relationship with leading system integrators and advisory firms deepens and broadens the HP solution portfolio and industry capabilities.

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    Look for an HP partner

    HP has a comprehensive suite of partners specializing in a variety of services. If you need to find a particular type of HP partner, please use the links below:

    Customer spotlight

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    See how HP technology has helped real customers meet the growing demand of doing
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    Read what others are saying about HP technology

    “ By choosing the ProLiant DL560 Gen8 server, the savings we're achieving with lower data center power consumption and management costs will payback our investment in less than 3 months. ” Read more

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    Project Manager for CloudSystem
    China Merchant Bank (APJ)

    “ The HP Converged Infrastructure offers the flexibility for simple expansion in the future, in line with our specific growth requirements. We therefore have a highly cost-efficient solution that will secure the company's growth over the next five to ten years - without any loss in performance. ”

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    Group IT infrastructure manager
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