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Hitachi Automation Director

Deploy and manage data center services 70% faster with AI-enabled automation that provides low-risk, low-touch data center operations and frees you to drive your business forward.

Speed Up Data Center Operations by As Much As 70%

ACT FASTER, WITH LESS RISK

  • Centralizes and automates VM, networking, storage and data protection delivery
  • Employs best practices to optimize resource configurations and ROI
  • Eliminates errors that prevent data from being protected or optimized

  • Design a Low-Touch Infrastructure

    Explore five steps to implement a low-touch infrastructure strategy and intelligent automation.

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Increase Value with API Integration

BUILDING BLOCK OF A SELF-MANAGING DATA CENTER

  • Works with IT service management tools to speed change requests
  • Automates IT management with Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA)
  • Automates data protection services with Hitachi Data Instance Director (HDID)

  • Integrate AI Operations

    See how we are using artificial intelligence and machine learning to modernize data centers.

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CHOOSE-AND-GO WORKFLOWS

Get More Value From Automation Faster With a Range of Predefined Workflows

Virtual Machine Control

Operate and configure VMware, Microsoft® Hyper-V® and OpenStack resources to support virtualized and cloud workloads.

SAN Orchestration

Define Cisco or Brocade SAN zones to meet performance and data path resiliency for host-to-storage connectivity.

Advanced Storage Service Automation

Provision storage with QoS for performance SLAs. Add HDID for application-aware protection that ensures uptime SLAs.

CUSTOMIZE AND SIMPLIFY

Automate Operations to Reduce Risk and Improve SLA Attainment

Agile Automation

Service builder lets you customize existing templates, download new ones or build your own to simplify tasks.

Collaborative Automation

Increase operational efficiency by having management applications call HAD via APIs to perform tasks for them.

Integrated Performance Optimization

Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA) can call HAD to easily adjust application performance management.

DELIVER SUPERIOR VALUE

Application-Aware, AI-Assisted Automation Ensures Superior ROI

Application-Specific Automation

Provide resources to applications and perform application-specific tasks such as acquiring Oracle ASM information.

Smart Storage Provisioning

Embedded AI examines arrays assigned to a storage policy and determines which one will avoid bottlenecks.

Fabric-Aware Provisioning

AI examines the network topology to implement zoning that best meets SLAs for the number of paths or multipathing.

EXPLORE

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See how automation drives efficiencies, ensures IT governance, and improves performance for applications and services.

EVALUATE

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Reduce risk and repetition with automation of common and recurring administration tasks.

VALIDATE

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You’re in the Right Place!

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The result? More data-driven solutions and innovation from the partner you can trust.