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1 Accelerate Converged Infrastructure Todd Owens Good day. My name is Todd Owens, and I am the technical marketing managers on the HP OEM team here at QLogic. I would like to spend the next 15 minutes to update you on how QLogic and HP, working together to deliver solutions that demonstrate the benefits of the Converged Infrastructure.Todd OwensOEM Technical Marketing ManagerQLogic Corporation
2 HP/QLogic Storage Networking Host ConnectInfrastructureSoftwareHigh Performance8Gb Dual & Single Port PCIe FC HBAs (AK344A, AJ764A, AH400A, AH401A)4Gb Dual & Single Port PCIe HBAs (AE311A, AE312A, AD300A, AB378A, AB379A)QLogicQMH GbE iSCSI ( B22)QMH Gb FCQMH Gb FC ( B21)HP NC522SFPDual Port 10GbE ( B21)HP NC522m Dual Port 10GbE for c-Class ( B21)HP BLc QLogic 4X QDR HCA ( B21)QLogic 4XQDR IB PCI-e G2 HCA ( B21)HP NC375T 4p 1GbE (B B21)QLogic BLc 4X QDR IB Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class 32-ports ( B21)QLogic IB QDR 648/864 Port Switch ( B21)QLogic IB QDR 324/432 Port Switch ( B21)QLogic IB QDR 36 Port Switch( B21)HP 4Gb and 8Gb Virtual Connect Fibre Channel Modules( B22, B21)HP Simple SAN Connection Manager (SSCM) – Included in all SN6000 & 8/20Q FC SwitchesHP StorageWorks IP Distance Gatewayand iSCSI Option (AE324A, AE325A)HP StorageWorks 8/20q Fibre Channel Switch (AQ233A, AK242A, AK241A)HP StorageWorks mpx200 MF RouterDM and FCIP features (AP771A, AP772A, AP773A, AP774A)HP LOM and FlexLOM Solutions with the NC524SFP ( B21)QuickTools - Included in all SN6000 & 8/20Q FC SwitchesInfiniBand Fabric Suite (IFS) 6.0 ( B21)HP StorageWorks SN6000 Fibre Channel Switch (AW575A, AW576A, AP847A, BK780A)HP Enterprise Fabric Management Suite (EFMS)(TC321A, TC321AAE)HP Virtual Connect Flex-Fabric 24 port Ethernet+FC Module ( B21)InfiniBand HCAsInfiniBand SwitchesInfiniBand DirectorsInfiniBand Fabric Mgmt SoftwareHigh PerformanceQuickToolsSimple SAN Connection ManagerEnterprise Fabric Management SuiteInfiniBand Fabric Suite 6.0Host ConnectEnterprise SoftwareInfrastructureAdapters:Fibre Channel, GbE, iSCSI, CNA, InfiniBandHP and QLogic have been working together for the past 12 years. The relationship started with host connect solutions based on adapters. This included fibre channel, 1 and 10 Gb Ethernet, iSCSI and now Converged Networking and InfiniBand. Over the past several years, HP has also relied on QLogic to provide infrastructure solutions. This includes Virtual Connect Fibre Channel modules, HP’s new H-series fibre channel switch portfolio and HP’s Multi-protocol router solutions for storage networks.Along with the infrastructure solutions, QLogic provides HP with a suite of enterprise software management solutions as well. This includes Simple SAN Connection Manager and Enterprise Fabric Management Suite software for the H-series switch portfolio and InfiniBand Fabric Suite 6.0 software for managing InfiniBand networks for high performance computing environments.And speaking of high performance, QLogic is proud to be HP’s only vendor that provides a complete end-to-end InfiniBand solutions, from Host channel adapters, to switches, directors and software.So putting this all together, HP and QLogic have teamed up to provide HP customers with the best in breed solutions they need for all their storage networking in an HP environment. The HP/QLogic solutions are tuned and integrated to work in HP server and storage environments, and provide HP customers with the best scalability, performance and value in the marketplace today.HP Virtual Connect FC ModulesHP StorageWorks H-series FC SwitchesHP StorageWorks Multi-Protocol RoutersJuly 2010
3 What’s new for HP Technology Forum? Increased flexibilityNew! 12 port model of the HP StorageWorks SN6000 FC SwitchEnhanced functionalityUpdated Simple SAN Connection Manager (SSCM) software with VCEM 6.1 integrationExpanded capability:New! Enterprise Fabric Management Suite (EFMS) software optionMPX200 online and FC-iSCSI, iSCS-iSCSI data migrationExceptional value:New! P2000 G3 FC MSA DC SMB SAN Starter KitHP Technology Forum was held in June of 2010, and HP introduced a variety of new products based on QLogic technology. Let’s take a look at some of these.HP increased the flexibility of it’s offerings by introducing the new 12-port model of the H-series SN6000 stackable fibre channel switch.HP enhance the functionality for customers by updating Simple SAN Connection Manager, or SSCM, to integrate with Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager and provide customers with virtual server environment more visibility and control of their storage network.HP expanded the capability for customers by introducing Enterprise Fabric Management Suite software to allow customers with H-series SANs more granular control of their storage network. HP also update the capability of the MPX200 multi-protocol router by adding support for XP disk arrays and adding functionality for both on-line and off-line data migration.And from a value perspective, HP set a new bar for the industry with the introduction of the P2000 G3 SMB SAN Starter Kit. This new single sku offering provides customers with a complete SAN solution at 30% off the standard pricing of the individual components. HP has made scalable SAN more affordable now than ever!Let’s take a look in more detail as some of these new offerings.July 2010
4 HP StorageWorks SN6000 Stackable 8Gb 12-port Single Power Fibre Channel Switch First let’s look at the HP StorageWorks SN port fibre channel switch, which is the newest member of the H-series SN6000 fibre channel switch family.
5 HP StorageWorks H-series Switches 500+ port with multi-stackHP StorageWorks H-series SwitchesSN port stackFeatures included in H-series switch price:Simple SAN Connection Manager – simple single pane of glass mgmtStacking Architecture – pay as you growTransparent Router – providing interoperability across fabricsI/O StreamGuard – protection against data interruptionsAdaptive Trunking – maximizing performanceNew 12-port Configuration for SN6000!8 device ports, 4 stacking (ISL) portsSingle Power Supply4 port license upgradesSN port stackSingle powerDual powerSN port stack$SN port stackSimple SAN Connection ManagerThe new 12-port model of the SN6000 has 8 device ports activated and as with all SN6000 switches, has 4 dedicated stacking, or inter switch link, ports for connecting switches together. The device ports are 8Gbps fibre channel and are backward compatible with 2 and 4 Gb fibre channel. The stacking ports are 10Gbps fibre channel and can be upgraded to 20Gbps with a software license if higher performance is required. The 12-port SN6000 comes in a single supply configuration and additional device ports can be activated in 4-port increments via a software license.This now rounds out the H-series portfolio so customers can scale from 8 to more than 500 ports in a single fabric. With the 8/20q non-stackable offering on the low end for smaller SANs and cost-sensitive customers, and the SN6000 family that is available is 8 or 20 port base models, HP can deliver a scalable SAN solution for the SMB customer to the enterprise customer.All H-series switches come with Simple SAN Connection Manager software included. This feature rich software provides customers with the ability to converge the management of their entire SAN from end to end. This single application can manage each element in the SAN: the HBAs, switches and storage. With storage provisioning for the HP MSA or EVA array families, SSCM provides a single pane of glass for customers to manage their entire storage network.The SN6000 products in the H-series family include the stacking architecture to interconnect switches as storage network needs grow. This provides completely non-disruptive scalability from 8 ports to 120 ports in a single stack of 6 SN6000 switches. For customers who need even more scalability, 5 stacks can be connected together to create a fabric of more than 500 available device ports. The stacking architecture is much more efficient and economical than using device ports for inter switch connections and provides customers with seamless scalability.Transparent Router is a feature exclusive to HP , that uses NPIV technology to allow H-series SANs to seamlessly connect to B or C-series SANs.I/O StreamGuard is a feature that is ideal for applications like video editing and data backup where sequential data flow must not get interrupted.Finally, a key feature to the H-series portfolio is Adaptive Trunking. This allows data flow between switches to be optimized without the need for expensive ISL Trunking Licenses. This saves HP customers thousands of dollars per switch compares to competitor offerings that require these trunking licenses for optimal performance.SN port stack8/20q 20 portnon-stackableSN port Stackable(single or dual power)SMBPort CountEnterpriseJuly 2010
6 HP SAN Solution for Small and Midsize Customers HP P2000 G3 FC DC SMB SAN Starter KitNow lets take a look at how HP has combined the simplicity and scalability of the H-series storage network with the performance of the P2000 G3 modular storage array, in the P2000 G3 SMB SAN Starter Kit.
7 The Ultimate in High Performance SANs SimpleOne part number to buy or sell, just add drivesSave time and resources deploying high performance, high availability SANEliminate the need for “SAN Expert”PowerfulEnd-to-End 8Gb SAN solutionGain operational efficiency with simplified management softwareFlexibleP2000 is scalable to nearly 200TBSN6000 fabric is scalable to 500+ device portsConnects to existing B-series or C-series fabricsAffordableLow solution price – Free P2000Includes end-to-end management softwareNo additional licenses to purchase unless you decide to upgrade ports, performance or add EFMSAll the building blocks in one solution to build a high performance SAN that scales to nearly 200TB, with the worlds most straightforward SAN management software included.HP has put all the building blocks together to allow customers to create a high performance and highly scalable SAN that leverages the worlds most straightforward SAN management software, Simple SAN Connection Manager. And customers can do this by ordering a single part number. This bundle includes the HP P2000 G3 Dual Controller Modular Storage Array and two of the H-series 12-port SN6000 Stackable 8Gb Fibre Channel Switches. With 8Gb fibre channel performance end to end, the combined solution can scale from a couple of Terabytes to nearly 200 Terabytes of disk capacity and from 8 to over 500 device ports. And HP has included all the components and cables to build the entire SAN at a very attractive price point. Let’s look at the details.July 2010
8 Like getting the P2000 for free! At a GlanceHP StorageWorks P2000 G3 FC MSA Dual Controller SMB SAN Starter Kit (AP847A)HP list price of $16,500Over $10K off!Like getting the P2000 for free!Item descriptionHP part #QtyHP P2000 G3 LFF Array w/ dual FC ControllersAP845A1HP StorageWorks 8Gb 12-port Fibre Channel SwitchBK780A2HP 81Q 8Gb Single Port PCI-e FC HBAAK344A4HP 8Gb Short Wave FC SFP+AJ718A125M Fibre CablesAJ836A8Rail kit for SwitchContents for SKU AP847AHere’s what is included in the P2000 G3 Fibre Channel MSA SMB SAN Starter Kit. In a single SKU, the customer receives;1 – HP P2000 G3 Large Form Factor Array with dual Fibre Channel Controllers2 – HP SN6000 Stackable 8Gb 12-port Single Power Fibre Channel Switches4 – HP 81Q 8Gb fibre channel HBAsAnd all the cables, optics and accessories to build a high performance, scalable SAN. The only other element required is for the customer to order the disk drive of their choice to fill up the array. And don’t forget, the SN6000 switches come with Simple SAN Connection Manager included to provide complete end-to-end management of the SAN from a single-pane-of-glass.The list price of the bundle is $16,500 which is more than 30% off the price of the individual components. So when ordered as a bundle, the customer is essentially getting the P2000 G3 array for free.Note: SSCM software license included w/BK780AJuly 2010
9 HP StorageWorks Enterprise Fabric Management Suite Software for Complete H-series SAN ManagementAnother new product HP introduced is the HP StorageWorks Enterprise Fabric Management Suite. This software is designed to work with H-series SANs and provide administrators with more granular control and monitoring capability of their H-series SAN environment.
10 HP StorageWorks Enterprise Fabric Management Suite “HP StorageWorks Enterprise Fabric Management Suite (EFMS) provides enterprise class SAN tools for H-series switches in a single, comprehensive software suite that is site licensed for an unlimited number of fabrics and switches”Primary EFMS features that benefit our customersPerformance and fabric monitoringExtended credit capabilityFabric TrackerAuto FilteringDiagnostic capabilitymPort TechnologyHP StorageWorks Enterprise Fabric Management Suite software (or EFMS) works in conjunction with Simple SAN Connection Manager to provide more granular control of the H-series SAN environment. With enhanced capability for performance monitoring, fabric tracking, auto filtering and advanced diagnostics, EFMS provides administrators with key controls to monitor SAN performance and address any bottleneck or performance issues that may occur.This new software is site licensed for an unlimited number of fabrics and switches, which saves customers thousands of dollars compared to competitor offerings that require software licenses on a per switch or fabric basis.July 2010
11 Enterprise Fabric Management Suite Detailed Feature Set SANdoctor: Fabric Ping, Trace Route, SFP DiagnosticsEnterprise Fabric Management SuiteStack ManagementFabric TrackermPort™ TechnologyExtended FabricsAdvanced Performance MonitoringFabric WatchSimple SAN Connection Manager(SSCM)ISL TrunkingIn-band switch IP configurationEvent logs for switch & HBAsChange trackingTopology viewsHBA and storage zoning administrationSwitch configurationHere you can see the additional capabilities that EFMS provides customers above and beyond what they get with Simple SAN Connection Manager. Customers who deploy H-series SANs are assured that they have a full feature set of controls to manage and monitor their entire storage network environment. Everything from managing HBAs, to switches and even provisioning MSA or EVA storage is included.Drill-down device management: Storage, HBA, SwitchEVA and MSA automated firmware notificationsAutomatic switch/HBA sw/fw updatenotifications/downloadsNo cost software forH-series switchesHBA failover configurationApplication-based MSA/EVA setup/provisioning WizardMicrosoft LUN partitioning management wizardJuly 2010
12 HP StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Manager 3 HP StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Manager 3.2 and Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager 6.1Enhanced Single-Pane-Of-Glass Storage Network ManagementAnd speaking of SAN management, let’s explore the latest release of Simple SAN Connection Manager and the integration of this software with HP’s Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager software.
13 New! Converged Management – HP Virtual Connect, HP StorageWorks H-series SAN HP Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager (VCEM)HP BladeSystem C7000HP SN6000 SwitchHP Virtual ConnectHP StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Manager (SSCM)TrunkingLTU not requiredTrunking includedin switch priceSingleApplication, instead of three, for managing Adapters, Switches and StorageFor customers who need virtualized server environments, the HP BladeSystem is the ideal choice. And with HP Virtual Connect, customers can greatly simplify how the virtual servers are interconnected to the LAN and SAN environments outside the server enclosure.Many customers think that Virtual Connect is expensive. Well VC is not expensive when looking at the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of the entire solution.And with HP StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Manager and H-series switches, HP simplifies SAN deployment and management and does so with no additional expensive trunking licenses required. The H-series switches bring a huge new benefit by optimizing SAN performance with no additional expense and by converging the day to day management of the HBA’s, SAN and storage, to one screen from three with HP StorageWorks Simple SAN Connection Manager.By leveraging the API for Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager (VCEM) and integrating this with SSCM, HP has enhanced the end-to-end management of a virtualized server environment to include information about the blade chassis, virtual connections and more. Let’s take a look.HP EVA 6400/8400HP P2000/MSAJuly 201013
14 Introducing VCEM and SSCM Integration Now SSCM has visibility to HP BladeSystem c-Class components:EnclosureServer BaysServer Mezzanine CardsMask and map MSA/EVA LUNs to c-Class serversVirtual Connect ModulesSingle pane of glass from HP BladeSystem c-Class to HP StorageWorks EVA/MSALower administration costsOne tool for entire HP solutionGain operational efficienciesHP unique end-to-end solutionBy leveraging the VCEM API, SSCM can now provide the administrator with visibility of the enclosure, server bays, mezzanine cards and virtual connect modules. This provides even more visibility and management of the entire storage network environment, which reduces the amount of time IT spends on administration and allows them to spend more time working on solutions that really drive the overall business.“Integration of HP Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager and HP Simple SAN Connection Manager via VC API enables a unique end-to-end view of server to storage connectivity in the fabric.”July 2010
15 HP StorageWorks MPX200 Multi-Protocol Router Enhancements Another new update announced by HP are enhancements that have been made to the HP StorageWorks MPX200 multi-protocol router.
16 HP StorageWorks MPX 200 Multifunction Router HP StorageWorks MPX200 Multifunction Router is an intelligent, HA fabric routing and application hosting platform that enables multiprotocol routing, SAN over WAN and Data Migration for EVA, XP and P4000 storageSimple, Scalable and SecureEnables Multiprotocol Storage SystemHigh Performance Virtual Machine DeploymentFueling Storage ConsolidationSimplicity – Fitting seamlessly into the EVA environmentEnterprise-class high availabilityThe MPX200 is an enterprise-class router that cost-effectively bridges between 8Gb FC and 1Gb/10Gb iSCSI networks. It is simple, secure and fully integrated with HP’s Command View for EVA arrays. It is ideal for connecting servers to storage without having to upgrade protocols and for data migration tasks for storage consolidation.July 2010
17 MPX200 Updated Capability 10Gb FCoE(Target Mode)FCoE Switch/FabricServers /CNAs10GbE iSCSIMPX200LANFC SANiSCSI ServersSAN Over WANWANMPX200iSCSI Host Connectivity for Fibre Channel Arrays and DevicesBandwidth Aggregation for Blade Server DeploymentsBranch Office Data Consolidation and Centralized ManagementTrue Flexibility and Ease-of-UseThe MPX200 can simultaneously provide all functionality from a single blade1GbE / 10GbE iSCSI, FCoE ConnectivitySAN over WAN (FCIP), Data Migration ServicesThe MPX200 provides the flexibility that no product in the industry provides. Allowing servers to connect to storage via fibre channel or iSCSI simultaneously. It also provides SAN over WAN connectivity. Now HP has added FCoE functionality as well. This enables customers to connect their legacy Fibre Channel or iSCSI storage to an FCoE network. True heterogeneous connectivity for servers and storage systems.July 2010
18 MPX200 – Data Migration Capability HeterogeneousProtocol independentHA architectureSimple to UseMPX200LANFC SANFC SANEVA4x/6x/8x00HP P4000iSCSI StorageExisting Data Migration capabilityOffline : FC-FCAdded capabilityOnline: FC-FC, HA configurationOffline : FC-iSCSI, iSCSI-iSCSIIn addition, HP has expanded the data migration capability of the MPX200. Adding on-line FC to FC data migration allows customers to keep their applications running while data is migrated from legacy storage to EVA storage. In addition, HP added functionality for off-line data migration from FC to iSCSI and iSCSI to iSCSI. This enables HP customers to move their data from old and slow legacy storage platforms to new high performance HP P4000 storage systems.The MPX200 is the ultimate solution for storage network connectivity, providing heterogeneous, protocol independent and high availability data migration functionality.EMC CX4Migrate DataJuly 2010
19 HP/QLogic Networking Portfolio InfrastructureSoftwareInfiniBand Fabric Suite (IFS) 6.0 ( B21)HP StorageWorks 8/20q Fibre Channel Switch (AQ233A, AK242A, AK241A)HP Simple SAN Connection Manager (SSCM) – Included in all SN6000 & 8/20Q FC SwitchesHP Enterprise Fabric Management Suite (EFMS)(TC321A, TC321AAE)HP 4Gb and 8Gb Virtual Connect Fibre Channel Modules( B22, B21)HP Virtual Connect Flex-Fabric 24 port Ethernet+FC Module ( B21)HP StorageWorks SN6000 Fibre Channel Switch (AW575A, AW576A, AP847A, BK780A)QuickTools - Included in all SN6000 & 8/20Q FC SwitchesHP StorageWorks mpx200 MF RouterDM and FCIP features (AP771A, AP772A, AP773A, AP774A)HP StorageWorks IP Distance Gatewayand iSCSI Option (AE324A, AE325A)QLogicQMH Gb FC ( B21)QLogic 4XQDR IB PCI-e G2 HCA ( B21)QLogicQMH GbE iSCSI ( B22)QLogic BLc 4X QDR IB Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class 32-ports ( B21)HP LOM and FlexLOM Solutions with the NC524SFP ( B21)QLogicQMH Gb FCHP NC522m Dual Port 10GbE for c-Class ( B21)HP BLc QLogic 4X QDR HCA ( B21)So to summarize, HP and QLogic have worked together to strengthen their best in class storage networking portfolio. HP customers can rest assured that with HP and QLogic solutions, they will be able to deploy powerful, scalable and manageable storage networking that supports their business needs better than any offering from HP competitors. Nothing but the best from HP and QLogic.QLogic IB QDR 324/432 Port Switch ( B21)8Gb Dual & Single Port PCIe FC HBAs (AK344A, AJ764A, AH400A, AH401A)HP NC375T 4p 1GbE (B B21)QLogic IB QDR 36 Port Switch( B21)HP NC522SFPDual Port 10GbE ( B21)QLogic IB QDR 648/864 Port Switch ( B21)4Gb Dual & Single Port PCIe HBAs (AE311A, AE312A, AD300A, AB378A, AB379A)Host ConnectHigh PerformanceJuly 2010
20 AccelerateThank You!And so as we wrap up, I hope you got as much out of this presentation as I tried to put into it. With the combination of HP and QLogic, HP Partners and customers can feel confident that they can deploy high performance and scalable storage networking solutions that save time, resource and budget, and help them accelerate their way to the converged infrastructure. I want to thank you for your time today and wish you the best in building a better SAN for your customers with HP and QLogic.