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Managing your ProLiant ML350e Gen8 v2 server is now easier. Thanks to HP Insight Online!


SMBs need to be able to focus on their core business instead of worrying about managing Information Technology (IT). Technology for small businesses must help them be more productive, deliver easy access to applications from anywhere or on any device, protect critical data, and provide an easy path to cloud integration. HP Insight Online direct connect on HP ProLiant ML350e Gen8 v2 servers and Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials can help small businesses simplify and improve their IT.




HP Insight Online direct connect for HP ProLiant servers is the next step in the evolution of HP support automation capabilities. This cloud based infrastructure management and support portal for customers and HP authorized partners is available through the HP Support Center portal at no additional cost with HP warranty or contract services. Insight Online direct connect allows SMB customers to stay informed and be in control of their HP ProLiant ML350e Gen8 v2 server at a lower cost, while saving time and freeing up valuable resources. With direct connect, the ML350e Gen8 v2 server can transmit hardware failure and diagnostic information directly to HP or HP Authorized Partners for automated analysis, case generation, and parts replacement at a lower cost and without additional hardware. In addition, the health and support information for the ML350e Gen8 v2 is available anywhere/anytime in the HP Insight Online personalized dashboard. Customers can use the Insight Online dashboard to track their service events and support cases, view device configurations, and proactively monitor their HP contracts and warranties as well as HP Proactive service credit balances.


The HP ProLiant ML350e Gen8 v2 server provides SMBs with essential performance and features delivering exceptional value, ideal for businesses with a tight budget. This server allows SMBs to scale and grow as needed with support for up to two processor, 12 DIMM slits, 15 small form factor (SFF) or 8 large form factor (LFF) drives, PCIe slots, and 8 USB ports. Accommodating changing business needs is easier with the ML350e Gen8 v2 with its designed-in flexibility for adding second processor, additional hard drives, and more memory as needed.


ML350eV2.pngWhen customers pair the ML350e Gen8 v2 server with Windows Server 2012 R2, they get even more features that support ease of use, affordability, and security. Designed for easy deployment, Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials can be managed by individuals within organizations with limited in-house IT services, which is a common occurrence with many SMBs. R2 Essentials enables small businesses to run their applications on premises and allows them to take advantage of the growing number of cloud-based applications and services. Furthermore, this server software delivers new and enhanced features to provide powerful data protection while allowing users to remotely access files and folders from virtually anywhere on almost any device.


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