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HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage extends the innovative HP 3PAR StoreServ product line to the midrange with industry leading
performance and features at the price you need. Spend less time managing storage, get more features for less money, and do it all
without sacrificing performance or future scalability. HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage provides high performance and guarantees to
double your virtual machine density. With hardware assisted thin storage it is the only platform that guarantees a 50% reduction in
capacity requirements. HP 3PAR StoreServ is also the first product family with a common architecture that meets SMB needs and spans
to the largest global enterprise giving you access to the same features as the world's largest service providers. You can start small and
grow without painful upgrades down the road.
HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 is storage made effortless.
HP 3PAR StoreServ 7200 Storage
Number of Controller Nodes
Maximum Host Ports
Fibre Channel Host Ports
10Gb/s iSCSI Host Ports
Maximum Initiators Supported
2U Controller Enclosure SAS Drive Capacity
Number of Disk Drives
Number of Solid State Drives
Raw Capacity (approx.)
DA - 14433 North America — Version 6 — February 19, 2013
HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage
HP 3PAR StoreServ 7400 Storage
3PAR StoreServ 7200
2 four-core 1.8 GHz
24 GB
12 ports
4 - 12 ports
0 - 4 ports
- 144 drives
- 120
1.2 - 250 TB
3PAR StoreServ 7400
2 or 4
2 or 4
2 - 4 six-core 1.8 GHz
32 - 64 GB
24 ports
4 - 24 ports
0 - 8 ports
512 or 1024
- 480 drives
- 240
1.2 - 864 TB
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   Summary of Contents for HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000

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    With hardware assisted thin storage it is the only platform that guarantees a 50% reduction in capacity requirements. HP 3PAR StoreServ is also the first product family with a common architecture that meets SMB needs and spans to the largest global enterprise giving you access to the same features as the world's largest service providers.

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    Oracle® Linux® (UEK and RHEL compatible kernels) | Oracle® Solaris Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® | Red Hat® Enterprise Virtualization SUSE® Linux Enterprise | VMware vSphere™ For the latest information on supported operating systems refer to Single Point of Connectivity Knowledge for HP Storage Products (SPOCK): DA - 14433 North America —...

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    Do more with less - With HP 3PAR StoreServ Storage you can purchase up to 75 percent less capacity- meaning less equipment to house, fewer disks to power and cool, less hardware to retire after it has reached its end of life, and a reduced carbon footprint.

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    QuickSpecs HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage Features Storage federation on HP 3PAR StoreServ Storage can also help you improve availability in clustered VMware environments. Mixed workload - Mixed workload support serves transactional and throughput-intensive workloads from a single device. The purpose-built HP 3PAR ASIC delivers mixed workload support to alleviate performance concerns and cut traditional array costs.

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    3 Year, On-site Warranty Service. 7x24 4-hour remote response with next business day on-site response HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 drive (SSD, SAS performance and Nearline) warranty is 3 years, parts only. HP warrants only that the Software media will be free of physical defects for a period of ninety (90) days from delivery.

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    Additional Day option. The time may be used to provide extra support reviews and/or more operational & technical advice. Basic Care - Minimum HP Proactive Care 24x7 - for a higher return on your storage investment, Proactive Care delivers hardware recommended support and software support services designed specifically for your technology; rapid access to Advanced Solution Center Specialists plus, Firmware/Software management and best practice advice.

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    Related Services HP Storage Data Migration Service- HP expertise and tools help you migrate data across your data center or around the globe. Take the burden of migration off your shoulders and put it in the capable hands of expert HP storage migration consultants.

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    HP EVA to 3PAR Acceleration Service - The HP EVA to 3PAR Acceleration Service can help guide you or even execute data migration activities on your behalf that can not only optimize, but provide OPEX and CAPEX savings as a result of your journey from EVA to 3PAR.

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    Adaptive Optimization policies; policy design, creation, and implementation can be accommodated using the HP 3PAR Adaptive Optimization Policy Implementation Service, which is available via HP Proactive Select. The Service has further been described in the HP 3PAR 7000 Software Installation and Startup Service Datasheet: HP 3PAR Dynamic Optimization I&S - For Dynamic Optimization, implementation by HP of tasks required...

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    Step 1 - Choose a Base configuration HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 configurations start with the selection of the Base. The Base includes controller nodes, bays for small form factor drives, and PCIe slots for host adapter cards. SAN Kits are also considered base configurations. The SAN Kits simplify ordering for SAN configurations with the array and extend the switch warranty to 3-years by including switches with an HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage Base.

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    FC ports or with 10Gb/sec iSCSI/FCoE ports. The additional FC ports can be used for connection to hosts or used to connect to other HP 3PAR StoreServ Storage systems in a Remote Copy relationship. The iSCSI/FCoE ports permit host connection in iSCSI and FCoE environments.

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    For larger configurations, attach drive enclosures. Each drive enclosure includes 24 drive bays. The HP 3PAR StoreServ 7200 supports up to five (5) added drive enclosures. The HP 3PAR StoreServ 7400 supports up to nine (9) added drive enclosures per node pair.

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    Drives are orderable at the time the array is purchased, or can be added in the future when additional capacity is required. Unlike other HP 3PAR StoreServ Storage systems where drives are sold in magazines of four, HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 drives are sold as single drives.

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    QuickSpecs HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage Configuration whichever is larger. Best practice is to run Autonomic Rebalance (also known as tunesys) after adding the drives. RAID 6 is strongly recommended for Nearline drives. All node enclosures must contain either zero (0) or an even number of drives. All drive enclosures must contain an even number of drives, with a minimum of two.

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    The HP 3PAR Service Processor monitors the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 and enables remote monitoring and remote servicing of the array. A virtual Service Processor is included free with the 3PAR Base Operating System. Each HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 requires its own Service Processor.

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    The HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 is compatible with most industry standard 4-post EIA 19 inch racks with square mounting holes, including the HP Intelligent Series Rack and the HP 10000 G2 Series Rack. The HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 can be factory configured and shipped in a rack or shipped without a rack for field integration into an existing rack.

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    For each software title, purchase one Base LTU per title per array, and one Drive LTU, up to a cap, for every drive, that is installed in the array, independent of drive type. For the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7200 the Drive LTUs cap at 48. For the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7400 the Drive LTUs cap at 168.

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    System Tuner and Autonomic Rebalance help maintain high performance over time. Migrating your existing data from HP EVA and 3PAR systems to HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 is easy with the included 180 day Online Import license. HP 3PAR...

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    HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage Configuration 3PAR StoreServ 7000 system. It also allows you to secure volumes and copies so they cannot be deleted, even by a 3PAR StoreServ 7000 user with the highest level privileges. When coupled with reservationless, non-duplicative, read-only virtual copies...

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    BC795AAE HP 3PAR Application Software Suite for Oracle HP 3PAR Application The HP 3PAR Application Software Suite for Oracle provides everything you need for protecting Oracle databases, including Recovery Manager for Oracle and Oracle Space Software Suite for Oracle Reclamation capabilities. Recovery Manager for Oracle is an extension to 3PAR Virtual...

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    Application Software Suite for Exchange uses system-based licensing. For more information see NOTE: HP 3PAR Virtual Copy Software is a prerequisite, purchased independently or in the HP 3PAR Replication Software Suite. HP 3PAR 7200 App Suite for Exchange LTU...

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    Step 9 - Choose Options for Storage Networking HP's comprehensive portfolio of Storage Area Network infrastructure products and solutions are designed to meet a range of storage networking needs from small and midsized businesses to the largest corporate enterprises. HP StoreFabric storage networking SAN Solutions deliver scalability, performance, and broad interoperability required for critical data and applications.

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    Analyzer Software (IIAS) An online monitoring and diagnostic solution intended to manage the physical layer of a Storage Area Network (SAN) consisting of HP B-series and/or H-series Fibre Channel switches and directors. It uses industry-standard protocols (such as SNMP, SMI-S, Telnet) to monitor the physical layer across the SAN and to diagnose changes/events in Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP) transceiver states/characteristics.

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    HP provides several ways to migrate your data from older arrays. Peer Motion provides federation with other 3PAR arrays, which includes the ability to migrate data to HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage. Online Import allows you to easily migrate data from EVA arrays to the HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000.

  • Page 25: Technical Specifications

    QuickSpecs HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Storage Technical Specifications HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 Product Dimensions, and Weight Physical Dimensions Height in/mm/U Width in/mm Depth in/mm Max Weight lb/kg 42U Intelligent Series 79.0/2006.6 23.5/597.8 42.7/1125.2 243/110 (empty) Rack HP 3PAR StoreServ 7200 3.46/87.95/2...

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    24 / 81.7 32.6 / 111 2-port 10Gb/sec iSCSI/FCoE Adapter 34 / 115.8 40 / 136.4 HP M6710 2.5 inch 2U SAS Drive Enclosure, 150 / 512 (average) 150 / 512 (average) no drives HP M6720 3.5 inch 4U SAS Drive Enclosure,...

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    The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.

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