Overview

HP StoreEasy is a new breed of efficient, secure, and highly available storage to simply address file and application storage challenges for organizations large and small.

HP StoreEasy enhancements make storage even easier for small and midsize businesses.

Integrating seamlessly into your environment and easily managed by IT generalists, HP StoreEasy lets you focus on your business, not on IT:

  • Efficient-Save both time and money
    HP StoreEasy is affordable and easy to manage. Support hundreds to thousands of concurrent users and multiple workloads, deduplication delivers up to 60% space savings and intuitive management.
  • Secure-Protect your most valuable asset, your information
    With built-in encryption, sophisticated access controls and the ability to run antivirus and backup on the system, HP StoreEasy keeps your data secure whether it's at rest, in flight or mobile.
  • Highly Available-Access critical information without interruption
    Active-active clustering, transparent failover, and non-disruptive upgrades ensure continuous availability of data to users, physical and Hyper-V servers and applications.

Which StoreEasy option is right for you?

HP StoreEasy 1000 Storage

Flexible File and Application Storage

Your business deals with many challenges but why does storage need to be one of them? With HP StoreEasy 1000 Storage you get a new breed of efficient, secure and highly available storage to easily address file and application storage. For small to medium business, branch office, and workgroup environments you can easily and economically support large numbers of users and accommodate their demands to store growing volumes of files such as business documents, images, audio files, and videos.

It also has non-intrusive data de-duplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings. It provides security through features such as, built-in encryption, sophisticated access controls, online snapshots, and the ability to run endpoint protection and backup software onboard so that data is protected at rest and in flight.

Built on Windows Storage Server 2012 you can provide users with a highly available solution so that their data is always ready.

What's New

  • Intuitive wizard driven tool optimizes storage provisioning.
  • Deduplication evaluation tool that can be launched from StoreEasy interface and run against local data and remote file shares.
  • Choice of headless mode for increased security and lower maintenance.
  • Optional onboard HP Autonomy LiveVault and HP Data Protector software for efficient and secure cloud and hybrid cloud backup.

Features

Efficient: Save money and time

  • The HP StoreEasy 1000 Storage systems support large numbers of users concurrently accessing their files, thanks to a high performance file serving controller and a range of drive media including SSDs.
  • Increase capacity use with non-intrusive data deduplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings.
  • Improve management efficiency with straightforward and consistent management experience that is optimized for IT generalists.
  • Consolidate multiple workloads and IT services in a single platform with included support for a broad range of file access protocols, Microsoft Hyper-V and SQL Server application storage, iSCSI block access, and IT infrastructure services such as print, DNS, and DHCP.
  • Reduce your branch office WAN usage by automatically caching frequently accessed corporate datacenter files with Hosted BranchCache.

Secure: Protect your data and organization

  • Protect data while at rest with file system encryption and BitLocker Drive Encryption, and while it is being transferred with SMB 3.0 encryption and signing.
  • Use File Classification Infrastructure to dynamically identify files based on sensitivity and implement sophisticated access controls using Active Directory Rights Management Services.
  • Install and run endpoint protection such as antivirus on the system itself - eliminating the cost and complexity of connecting an external endpoint protection server.
  • Prevent against data loss with Volume Shadow Copy Service online snapshots and support for agent based backup software.
  • Leverage optional HP Autonomy LiveVault and HP Data Protector software for highly secure and efficient policy driven offsite cloud and hybrid cloud backup.

Highly Available: Prevent user and organization disruption

  • Increase uptime of the system with such standard features as continuous health monitoring with HP Active Health System, mirrored OS disks, redundant fans and power, and advanced memory protection.
  • Confidently deploy large volumes leveraging improved file system online self-healing, online verification, and precise and rapid repair that massively reduces downtime from file corruption.
  • Built on HP ProLiant Generation 8 servers and Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2012 for reliability and ease-of-use.
  • Three year onsite parts and labor warranty for the system, and one year of software telephone support.

Specifications

Capacity
42TB Raw Internal SAS/SATA
Maximum, depending on model
Drive description
SFF/LFF SAS/SATA
Depending on model
Storage expansion options
Attach to D2600, D2700, MDS600; Depending on model
Network controller
Embedded Gigabit Server Adapters
Number of users
(10 - 5000)
Range, depending on model
Management features
Window Server Manager
Availability features
HW RAID, Redundant Power and Cooling
Compatible operating systems
Microsoft Windows
Linux
UNIX
VMware
VMware
Supported
Pre-installed - Windows Storage Server 2012, Standard Edition

HP StoreEasy 3830 Gateway Storage

File and Object Services for SANs

With HP StoreEasy 3000 Storage you get a new breed of efficient, secure and highly available file storage gateways to easily address the file and application storage for SANs. It saves you time and money by simply supporting hundreds to thousands of concurrent users and multiple diverse workloads.

It also has non-intrusive data de-duplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings. It provides security through features such as, built-in encryption, sophisticated access controls, online snapshots, and the ability to run endpoint protection and backup software onboard so that data is protected at rest and in flight.

StoreEasy is highly available with turnkey clustered configurations, transparent failover, and online maintenance to deliver continuous availability of data to users, servers, and applications. It is a very robust storage platform for demanding 24 x 7 environments.

Features

Efficient: Save money and time

  • Support thousands of users concurrently accessing their files thanks to a high performance file serving controller.
  • Increase capacity use with non-intrusive data deduplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings.
  • Improve management efficiency with straightforward and consistent management experience that is optimized for IT generalists.
  • Consolidate multiple workloads and IT services in a single platform with included support for a broad range of file access protocols, Microsoft Hyper-V and SQL Server application storage, iSCSI block access, and IT infrastructure services such as print, DNS, and DHCP.
  • Reduce your branch office WAN usage by automatically caching frequently accessed corporate data center files with Hosted BranchCache.

Secure: Protect your data and organization

  • Protect data while at rest with file system encryption and BitLocker Drive Encryption, and while it is being transferred with SMB 3.0 encryption and signing.
  • Use File Classification Infrastructure to dynamically identify files based on sensitivity and implement sophisticated access controls using Active Directory Rights Management Services.
  • Install and run endpoint protection such as antivirus on the system itself - eliminating the cost and complexity of connecting an external endpoint protection server.
  • Prevent against data loss with Volume Shadow Copy Service online snapshots and support for agent based backup software.
  • Leverage optional HP Autonomy LiveVault and HP Data Protector software for highly secure and efficient policy driven offsite cloud and hybrid cloud backup.

Highly Available: Prevent user and organization disruption

  • Deploy highly available storage for file and application workloads with turnkey clustered controller appliance, cluster-aware updates and transparent failover for SMB and NFS.
  • Increase uptime of the system with such standard features as constant health monitoring, clustering, mirrored OS disks, redundant fans and power, and advanced memory protection.
  • Confidently deploy large volumes leveraging improved file system online self-healing, online verification, and precise and rapid repair that massively reduces downtime from file corruption.
  • Three year onsite parts and labor warranty for the system, and one year of software telephone support.

Specifications

Capacity
900GB Raw Internal SAS
0GB Useable
Two included drives come with OS preinstalled
Designed to utilize external array/SAN storage for user capacity
Drive description
(2) SFF SAS
Included for pre-installed OS.
Drive Type
(2) 450 GB 6G 15K LFF Dual-port SAS
Included
Processor
(1) Intel® Xeon® Quad Core E5-2609 (2.4GHz)
Standard
Processor Cache
10MB L3
Memory Type
16 GB DDR3 Registered (RDIMM) with ECC Capabilities
Standard
Storage Controller
(1) Smart Array P420i/1GB FBWC
Included
Storage expansion options
Attach to 3PAR StorServ, EVA P6000, P9000 or P2000 arrays
Expansion slots
3
Network controller
(1) 1Gb 331FLR Ethernet Adapter
Number of users
(400 - 25000)
Management features
Windows Server Manager and SMI-S provider storage management, iLO4
Availability features
RAID protected drives for mirrored OS, redundant power and cooling
Compatible operating systems
Microsoft Windows
Linux
UNIX
VMware
Form factor
2U

HP StoreEasy 5000 Storage

Flexible File and Application Storage

With the HP StoreEasy 5000 Storage you get a new breed of efficient, secure and highly available file and application storage. It saves you time and money by simply supporting hundreds to thousands of concurrent users and multiple diverse workloads.

It also has non-intrusive data de-duplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings. It provides security through features such as, built-in encryption, sophisticated access controls, online snapshots, and the ability to run endpoint protection and backup software onboard so that data is protected at rest and in flight.

StoreEasy is highly available with turnkey clustered configurations, transparent failover, and online maintenance to deliver continuous availability of data to users, servers, and applications. The clustered servers are connected to a shared SAS storage pool which is RAID protected.

With redundant power and cooling built in, it is a very robust storage platform for demanding 24 x 7 environments.

What's New

Efficient: Save money and time

  • Intuitive wizard driven tool optimizes storage provisioning.
  • Deduplication evaluation tool that can be launched from StoreEasy interface and run against local data and remote file shares.
  • Choice of headless mode for increased security and lower maintenance.
  • Optional onboard HP Autonomy LiveVault and HP Data Protector software for efficient and secure cloud and hybrid cloud backup.

Features

Efficient: Save money and time

  • Support upto 26000 users concurrently accessing their files thanks to a high performance file serving controller and a range of drive media.
  • Increase capacity use with non-intrusive data deduplication that provides an average 50-60% in space savings.
  • Improve management efficiency with straightforward and consistent management experience that is optimized for IT generalists
  • Consolidate multiple workloads and IT services in a single platform with included support for a broad range of file access protocols, Microsoft Hyper-V and SQL Server application storage, iSCSI block access, and IT infrastructure services such as print, DNS, and DHCP.
  • Reduce your branch office WAN usage by automatically caching frequently accessed corporate data center files with Hosted BranchCache.

Secure: Protect your data and organization

  • Protect data while at rest with file system encryption and BitLocker Drive Encryption, and while it is being transferred with SMB 3.0 encryption and signing.
  • Use File Classification Infrastructure to dynamically identify files based on sensitivity and implement sophisticated access controls using Active Directory Rights Management Services.
  • Install and run endpoint protection such as antivirus on the system itself - eliminating the cost and complexity of connecting an external endpoint protection server.
  • Prevent against data loss with Volume Shadow Copy Service online snapshots and support for agent based backup software.
  • Leverage optional HP Autonomy LiveVault and HP Data Protector software for highly secure and efficient policy driven offsite cloud and hybrid cloud backup.

Highly Available: Prevent user and organization disruption

  • Deploy highly available storage for file and application workloads with turnkey clustered controller appliance, cluster-aware updates and transparent failover for SMB and NFS.
  • Increase uptime with such standard features as mirrored operating system disks, hot plug redundant fans and power, and advanced memory protection.
  • Confidently deploy large volumes leveraging improved file system online self-healing, online verification, and precise and rapid repair that massively reduces downtime from file corruption.
  • Three year onsite parts and labor warranty for the system, and one year of software telephone support.

Specifications

Capacity
192TB Raw
Total of both internal and external storage capacity
Drive description
(16) LFF SAS and
(4) SFF SAS or
(36) SFF SAS and
(4) SFF SAS
Maximum, depending on model
(2) SFF SAS per server blade, included, for O/S mirror only
Transfer Rate
Gb/sec
Storage expansion options
Up to (5) external disk storage enclosures; Supported
Network controller
1GbE; 10GbE; Included
Number of users
(100 - 25000)
Number of users dependent on the number of internal and external data drives, drive type, RAID settings and LUN configuration
Management features
High Availability
Unified (File and Block)
Tight Windows integration
Data Deduplication
Branch Cache
File Classification Infrastructure
Snapshots
Availability features
Active/Active two-node NAS cluster, hot plug drives, RAID protection for drives, redundant power supplies, and redundant fans
Compatible operating systems
Microsoft Windows
Linux
UNIX
VMware
Client OS

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