H3C Converged Cloud Solution Helps Enterprises Rethink Their Cloud Priorities

A solution tailored to address challenges faced by today and tomorrow

Hong Kong, September 19, 2014 – H3C, a leading IT infrastructure solution provider, today announced the comprehensive H3C Converged Cloud Solution, a one-stop solution tailored to provide enterprises with the simplicity, agility and efficiency they need to streamline their network infrastructure in the era of New IT.

According to Forrester, big data will continue to be one of the top enterprise technology trends in 2014. The surge in data volume from big data is presenting a challenge which many enterprises are having a difficult time overcoming with legacy IT infrastructure, and many of them are looking towards cloud computing for a solution.

"Whilst the goal of cloud computing is to allow enterprises to cut costs and focus on their core business instead of being impeded by IT obstacles, without a one-stop solution, some enterprises still face a long list of tough challenges brought upon by inflexible networks, complex management, compliance, and so on," said Gao Peng, Product Director of H3C. "Compound those with enterprises' increasing productivity needs, IT managers are under the pressure to look for a solution that can help streamline cloud and network integration. In other words, they need to rethink their cloud priorities."

H3C Converged Cloud Solution is an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering, which not only supports a complex network environment, but also gives enterprises the flexibility to scale services according to business needs. The solution offering is built on a converged infrastructure spanning across network, server, storage and cloud management technologies.

Key features of H3C Converged Cloud Solution include:

- Network offerings like Intelligent Resilient Framework V3 (IRF3), Multi-tenant Device Context (MDC) and Ethernet Virtualization Interconnect (EVI)

- Unified Infrastructure System (UIS)

- Software defined storage solution such as vStor

- Cloud management solution such as Cloud Automation System (CAS) and Cloud Service Management (CSM)

"Enterprises are looking for an infrastructure solution that drives real business outcomes in the New IT era, and the products we have introduced in our Solution Day will do just that. Our solutions helps enterprises reduce the management complexity and costs that come with an enterprise network, allowing them to spend their time and budget on pursuing new IT initiative that will further take the business forward.

With our solutions, enterprises can fully embrace New IT and immerse themselves in the benefits and convenience of cloud computing," said Gao.

H3C Converged Cloud Solution brings agility, control and efficiency to business in today's fast-moving environment. By deploying the solutions, businesses are empowered with the capabilities of New IT and will be well-equipped for any challenge that lies ahead of them.