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HPE named leader in new Forrester Wave Hyperconverged Infrastructure report


HCI Forrester Wave leader.jpgHewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has been recognized by Forrester as a leader in the newest Forrester Wave™ for Hyperconverged Infrastructure report. The report, which was based on a 36-criterion evaluation, identifies the top vendors in the hyperconverged (HCI) category and details some of the key criteria to evaluate HCI solutions.

In the new report, HPE received the highest scores possible in the professional services and product strategies criteria. HPE also received among the top three highest scores in the manageability and ease of use and market presence categories.

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HPE SimpliVity is the fast, simple, and efficient hyperconverged appliance that combines IT infrastructure and advanced data services into a single, integrated all-flash solution. HPE SimpliVity powered by Intel® offers policy-based, VM-centric management that simplifies day-to-day operations and enables seamless data mobility. Built-in backup and disaster recovery eliminate the need for third-party data protection.

When customers experience the powerful benefits of HPE SimpliVity’s data virtualization platform, they realize how unique and valuable the offering is to improving data center operations and performance. Customers in every industry all over the world are seeing real business value in terms of improved disaster recovery, data protection, and business continuity capabilities along with overall operational simplicity for their virtualized environments. For example, Alterra Mountain, Kirton McConkie and others comment on improved survivability, consolidation, and gaining simplified IT environments in this video “Why customers are choosing HPE SimpliVity.”

As software-defined technologies like hyperconvergence and composable infrastructure become more and more popular in datacenters around the world, HPE is spearheading the transition to the next-generation data center by enabling digital transformation and simplifying hybrid IT.  

Mcleod Glass, Vice President and General Manager of HPE’s Software-Defined and Hyperconverged Solutions summed it up best by saying, “The hyperconverged and software-defined infrastructure markets will only continue to expand and pick up speed, and judging by [Forrester’s] report, we think HPE will be leading the charge.”

To read Glass’s full article, check out: HPE named a leader in Forrester Wave Hyperconverged Infrastructure report. To download a complimentary copy of the Forrester Wave: Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) report, click here. To learn more about how hyperconvergence can simplify your datacenter, download Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Dummies.


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