• Demystifying the Hybrid Cloud and Digital Transformation

      If you’re an enterprise looking to digitally transform, it’s important to prioritize your specific business outcomes first. The technical solutions should come secondary. After all, they’re t...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • How Data Centers Are Digitally Transforming

    Hu Yoshida shares insights on how Data Centers are Digitally Transforming in one of his latest blogs at: View Hitachi Vantara’s Unified Compute Platform for Converged, Hyperconverged, and Rack Scale SDDC system...
    Lauren Klein
    created by Lauren Klein
  • HDLM - VMware 6.0 to 6.5 upgrade with HAM, how it works?

    A customer of us would like to upgrade his VMware esxi environment from v6.0 to v6.5. He uses the HDLM in conjunction with two VSP and HAM. Is there a guide that describes how the HDLM continues with some path connect...
    Andreas Prues
    last modified by Andreas Prues
  • Shawn Rosemarin Insights on Powder Skiing & Journey to Multi-Cloud

    Learn from Shawn Rosemarin about the journey to multi-data services and his insights on powder skiing in his latest blog: Powder Skiing and the Journey to Multi-Cloud Data Services as he gears up for #VMworld.
    Lauren Klein
    created by Lauren Klein
  • Visit Hitachi Vantara at VMworld 2018

    Aug 28 – 30, 2018  |  Mandalay Bay Hotel & Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV | Booth #1018  ACCELERATE DATA CENTER MODERNIZATION WITH HITACHI & VMWARE!   We exist to make digital busin...
    Jill Ross
    last modified by Jo-Ann McIntosh
  • Paul Lewis is "Calling Dibs on Modernize IT"

      Check out the latest blog that CTO Paul Lewis shared as we gear up for Hitachi Solutions for VMware's #VMworld 2018.   I Call Dibs on MODERNIZE IT
    Lauren Klein
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  • Hitachi Vantara @ VMworld 2018 – Don’t Miss Out!

      We are a just a few weeks away from VMworld. It is going to be my 5th VMworld, and I am very much looking forward to it. I can feel excitement in the air. Teams have buckled down to deliver you the best experi...
    Jill Ross
    created by Jill Ross
  • Hitachi Hyperconverged Infrastructure – Top Ten Q and A

    Hitachi Vantara  Unified Compute Platform HC (UCP HC) hyperconverged systems, powered by industry-leading VMware vSAN software, has been around for over one and a half years. Here is a sampling of the most common...
    Lauren Klein
    created by Lauren Klein
  • HIAA-HDCA SaaS: End-to-End Performance bottleneck analytics in Unified Computing Platform CI (UCP CI)

    Hitachi has delivered a software, which is Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA).  HIAA delivers visualization, intelligence and automation to optimize infrastructure health while quickly identifying an...
    Koji Watanabe
    created by Koji Watanabe
  • Vmware 5, One datastore become inactive (unmounted)

    Hello! We use Vmware ESXi 5.0.0,1918656 and Hitachi AMS2100 fot datastores. On 18.06.2018  one Datastore become Inactive (unmounted). I found some problems with disk on AMS2100. After replacing failed hard disk, ...
    Maxim Ivanov
    last modified by Maxim Ivanov
  • VAAI and VSP

    What is recommended to enable VAAI on VSP? with ESX 5.1...   set host mode to 01[VMware] ? set host mode to 21[VMware Extension] ? set hostmode option 54 to enabled ? set hostmode option 63 to enabled ?  ...
    Axel Mueller
    last modified by Axel Mueller
  • SSO is not working after Storage Provider 3.4 -> 3.5.0 upgrade

    I was getting errors unregistering my Hitachi VASA storage provider in VCenter 6.5u2 So I tried an upgrade of my VASA provider from version 3.4 to 3.5.   Now SSO is no longer working! Anyone have any tips?...
    Luc Lalonde
    created by Luc Lalonde
  • Hitachi and VMware Ecosystem - Integration Updates

    We recently rolled out some software upgrades for our VMware ecosystem integrations and certifications which are generally available now or will be within the next 45 days. The specific products updates this month are...
    Paul Morrissey
    last modified by Paul Morrissey
  • Hitachi Storage and VMware Native Multipathing

    To echo and expand on Hitachi Storage/Converged with VMware vSphere best practices guide, These are the two claimrules to be used with Hitachi VSP G/F storage in VMware vSphere environment when using VMware native mul...
    Paul Morrissey
    last modified by Paul Morrissey
  • Round Robin default not working.

    ESX 6.5, Hitachi VSP G600, Round Robin default not working.   Per the best practices guides I'd like to make my ESX default to RR when it see Hitachi Open-V storage.  I tried running this command via SSH on...
    Jim Staszko
    last modified by Jim Staszko
  • VSP Hostmode change ESX

    We have a ESX Farm with 10 ESX Servers and 100 VMs running   For 2 of the VMs , 6 luns from VSP storage were assigned . And these 2 VMs are currently active.   Recently i observed that the host mode settin...
    Siva C
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  • Obtain information on how virtual machines correspond to SLUs

    Environment: HCS 8.5.4-02 VMware vSphere 6.5.0 U1 Hitachi Storage Provider for VMware vCenter (VASA Provider) 3.4.1 Hitachi VSP G1000   Identifying information that exists between VMs and block storage VVols&...
  • Configuring HDLM/HGLM in VMware environment

    Tested for HCS 8.5.4 and VMware vSphere 6.5.0 U1   Step by step.   Installing software on Remote Management Client  and preparing environment Install ActivePerl (Latest Version, for example: ActivePer...
    Alexey A Bostandjan
    last modified by Alexey A Bostandjan
  • Upgrading Hitachi Infrastructure Analitics Advisor(HIAA) in UCP CI

    Software is often improved by providing version up software. Of cause, Hitachi provides software version-up. So far, I have used the combination solution of HIAA and UCP CI. I determined to install HIAA 3.2 instead...
    Koji Watanabe
    last modified by Koji Watanabe
  • End-to-End Infrastructure Performance Analysis of Hitachi Unified Compute Platform CI Simplified with Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor (HIAA)

    Hitachi Vantara has launched the new converged infrastructure Hitachi Unified Computing Platform CI (UCP CI). Today, I would like to introduce the performance analysis solution with UCP CI.   Hitachi Infrastructu...
    Koji Watanabe
    last modified by Koji Watanabe