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Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series

With enterprise reliability and operational simplicity that delivers data three times faster, our hybrid flash-powered cloud platforms provide maximum value for your applications.

Accelerate Business and Improve Your Customers’ Experience

SUPERIOR ACTIVE-FLASH TIERING COMBINED WITH DIRECT CLOUD CONNECT GREATLY IMPROVES PRICE PERFORMANCE

  • Storage virtualization simplifies operations and consolidates management
  • Adaptive data reduction services minimize storage footprint with 5:1 savings
  • Our 100% data-availability* guarantee for VSP G series delivers peace of mind

*Hitachi Vantara Data Availability Guarantee (for VSP G series) is offered subject to applicable terms and conditions. Contact CorporateCommunications@hitachivantara.com for additional information.

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As smartphone technology advances, so must our storage systems. With a truly innovative technology partner like Hitachi Vantara, we know we are in good hands.
– Barna Bakó, Head of Data & OS Center, Magyar Telekom

Transition to a Modern Infrastructure for Continuous Availability

HYBRID FLASH WITH ADAPTIVE DATA REDUCTION FOR BLOCK AND FILE

  • Business continuity with active-active clustering via global-active device
  • QoS controls for consistent app performance and latency spike prevention
  • Hi-Track Remote Monitoring system proactively maintains cloud-solution health

MAXIMIZE RETURN ON I.T. INVESTMENTS

Improve Resource Utilization, Minimize IT Operational Costs

Unified Storage, Global Storage Virtualization

Consolidate resources in a single storage pool to
improve utilization and enable nondisruptive data migration.

Artificial Intelligence Operations

Optimize IT performance, resolve issues faster and predict resource requirements with advanced infrastructure analytics.

Simple, Powerful Management

Intuitive interface and recommended configuration reduce time for task provisioning and diagnostic operations.

Optimize Data Center Efficiency

Increase Effective Capacity for a Higher Return On Investment

Advanced Data Reduction

Adaptive SVOS RF deduplication and compression, and FMD inline, hardware-accelerated compression deliver 5:1 or greater capacity savings.

Migrate Data to the Cloud

Minimize your ongoing storage and data center costs by migrating files to cloud automatically, based on policies.

Create Linked Snapshots

Create thin copies of data sets to reduce DevOp and business analysis storage costs up to 97%.

POWERFUL DATA MANAGEMENT AUTOMATION

Configure and Deliver Resources in a Fraction of the Time

Advanced Storage Automation

Rapidly provision and deliver all-flash resources based on customer or application-specific requirements.

Modernize Data Protection

Eliminate complexity and potential human error by using whiteboard-style, drag-and-deliver data protection.

Optimized Virtual Server Infrastructure

Hitachi plugins and adapters enhance virtual server infrastructure performance and administrator productivity.

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VSP G Series Enterprise Models
Accelerate more applications without compromise, deliver superior hybrid-flash performance and guarantee data availability.
VSP G Series Midrange Models
Optimize both performance and capacity needs so you can consolidate more workloads.

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Sichuan Local Taxation Bureau

Due to the quality of this solution and an experienced implementation team, it took just eight days from equipment delivery to implementation...We have gained a simpler storage infrastructure capable of better data protection, highest availability and excellent performance.

– Jie Li, Deputy Director of Information Center , Sichuan Local Taxation Bureau

Since actual operations began, there has not been any major incidents, and in addition to the storage products, we have recognized Hitachi had advanced system integration techniques.

– Yukio Koguchi, General Manager, System Division, Japan Post Bank Co., Ltd.

With Hitachi solutions, we know that systems will always be available around the clock. Not only does this enable us to meet tough SLAs and keep customers happy, but it also frees up time so that we can focus more time and energy on developing innovative new digital services.

– Helmut Stark, Storage Systems Leader, DATEV

The Hitachi solution helps to ensure that operations keep running smoothly, even as Coop continues to grow.

– Roman Feigenwinter, Storage Team Leader, Coop

Kufstein District Hospital

We gained a future-proof solution...for supporting excellent digital patient care and critical hospital applications. Doctors can rapidly access their patients’ electronic health records, allowing more time for quality consultations, improved access to test results and targeted diagnoses and care.

– Roman Haselsberger, IT Manager, Kufstein District Hospital

The deployment dramatically improved the performance of our eStore, helping us achieve new levels of efficiency and responsiveness. This enhanced customer experience will undoubtedly create new business opportunities and drive future revenue growth.

– Ivan Woo, Chief Information Officer, QNet Ltd

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Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series

Hitachi Storage Virtualization Operating Systems RF (SVOS RF)

SVOS RF offers system management and advanced storage system functions, including storage virtualization, thin provisioning, storage service-level controls and performance instrumentation across multiple storage platforms. SVOS RF includes Hitachi Storage Advisor, Hitachi Device Manager, Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning, Hitachi Universal Volume Manager, Hitachi Virtual Partition Manager, Hitachi Resource Partition Manager, Hitachi Dynamic Link Manager Advanced, Hitachi Data Retention Utility, performance monitor feature, volume shredder feature, Virtual LUN software, LUN manager, VLVI (CVS), Hitachi Server Priority Manager, Hitachi Volume Retention, cache residency manager feature, Hitachi Storage Navigator, RAIDCOM, Java API, CCI (Command Control Interface), SMI-S provider and SNMP agent.

Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor

Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA), includes Hitachi Data Center Analytics (HDCA), to deliver IT operational intelligence. Gain new machine learning insights across multi-vendor infrastructure resources to improve utilization, performance, availability and planning in the data center. Provides root cause analysis and integrated workflow automation (via Hitachi Automation Director) to quickly analyze and resolve problems.

Hitachi Data Mobility

Complete data movement ecosystem combines the automated capabilities of Hitachi Dynamic Tiering, featuring active flash, and Hitachi Tiered Storage Manager software. This duo improves performance and drives intelligent data placement, nondisruptive data migrations and optimization within Hitachi virtualized storage environments.

Hitachi Automation Director (HAD)

Hitachi Automation Director (HAD) provides AI enabled automation and orchestration for delivery and control of Hitachi and 3rd party infrastructure resources within the data center. HAD facilitates automated provisioning operations for key business applications with its supporting environment that incorporates established best practices to improve reliability. Combines with Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor for advanced management practices to accelerate problem resolutions.

Hitachi Command Suite (HCS)

This unified management framework for all Hitachi storage systems consists of an integrated suite of products. HCS improves administration, operations, data mobility, monitoring, and resilience for Hitachi virtualized storage environments.

Hitachi Local Replication

This solution delivers convenient and cost-effective local point-in-time data copies using storage-based, space-efficient snapshots and full-volume clones. It generates copies faster and more frequently than host-based solutions, with no impact on production applications. This software package includes Hitachi Thin Image Snapshot, Hitachi ShadowImage Replication and Hitachi Replication Manager software.

Hitachi Remote Replication

Highly flexible remote replication solution enables disaster recovery and business continuity spanning up to 3 data centers. It uses a combination of synchronous and asynchronous replication plus advanced journaling and delta synchronization to minimize data loss. The software package includes Hitachi TrueCopy Remote Replication, Hitachi Universal Replicator and Hitachi Replication Manager software.

Data-at-rest encryption

This feature provides encryption of data-at-rest for internal storage to protect sensitive information.

Hitachi Data Instance Director (HDID)

HDID software automates and orchestrates a broad range of data copy and movement technologies to deliver enterprise copy data management services. Recovery copy services support local and remote recovery requirements, using modern data protection techniques. Agile copy services automate and control the repurposing of data copies for secondary business purposes. And governance copy services enable the use of backup data for discovery and analytics operations.

Hitachi Data Protection Suite (HDPS), powered by Commvault

HDPS tightly integrates a blend of snapshot, replication and persistent copies that are application-aware, secure, deduplicated, managed and assessable through a single, unified product suite. This approach results in an easy, automated and low-cost data management solution, which can be employed in a fraction of the time, effort and money required by separate point products.

Performance (IOPS)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
600K
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G370
1.2M
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G700
1.4M
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G900
2.4M
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1500
4.8M
Max. Raw Internal Capacity
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
2,467TB (10TB LFF HDD)
443TB (2.4TB SFF HDD)
2,889TB (15TB SSD)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G370
3,642TB (10TB LFF HDD)
664TB (2.4TB SFF HDD)
4,334TB (15TB SSD)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G700
11.7PB (10TB LFF HDD)
2.0PB (2.4TB SFF HDD)
6.1PB (14TB FMD)
13PB (15TB SSD)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G900
14.1PB (10TB LFF HDD)
2.7PB (2.4TB SFF HDD)
8.1PB (14TB FMD)
17.3PB (15TB SSD)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1500
6.8PB (6TB LFF HDD)
5.3PB (2.4TB SFF HDD)
8.1PB (14TB FMD)
34.6PB (15TB SSD)
Host Port Counts (Max. without drives)
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
16 x FC
8 x iSCSI
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G370
16 x FC
8 x iSCSI
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G700
64 x FC
32 x iSCSI
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G900
80 x FC
40 x iSCSI
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1500
192 x FC
176 x FICON
192 x FCoE
96 x iSCSI
Max. Cache
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
128GB
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G370
256GB
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G700
512GB
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G900
1024GB
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1500
2TB
Value Added Bundled Features
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
100% Data Availability Guarantee
Storage Virtualization
In System Replication
Copy Management
Dynamic Tiering
Infrastructure Analytics
Non-disruptive Migration
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
100% Data Availability Guarantee
Storage Virtualization
In System Replication
Copy Management
Dynamic Tiering
Infrastructure Analytics
Non-disruptive Migration
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
100% Data Availability Guarantee
Storage Virtualization
In System Replication
Copy Management
Dynamic Tiering
Infrastructure Analytics
Non-disruptive Migration
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
100% Data Availability Guarantee
Storage Virtualization
In System Replication
Copy Management
Dynamic Tiering
Infrastructure Analytics
Non-disruptive Migration
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G350
100% Data Availability Guarantee
Storage Virtualization
In System Replication
Copy Management
Dynamic Tiering
Infrastructure Analytics
Non-disruptive Migration

Notes:
1MB = 1,000,000 bytes
SFF = small form factor, LFF = large form factor, SAS = serial attached SCSI, HDD = hard disk drive, SSD = solid state disk, SATA = serial advanced technology attachment, FMD = flash module drive, FC = Fibre Channel, FCoE = Fibre Channel over Ethernet

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