HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers Launched

By Sidharth | New Product

In an effort to redefine the data center economics, HP has launched HP ProLiant Gen8 servers.

These brand new HP ProLiant Gen8 servers have ProActive Insight architecture, which gives the intelligence and automation to the server to virtually manage themselves.

HP Gen8 Servers

These intelligent Gen8 servers are the result of a $300 million project, and by announcing Gen8 servers, HP plans to automate every aspect of the server life cycle.

Compared to traditional servers, HP ProLiant Gen8 servers can deliver automation that can severely improve the uptime, and make deploying of system updates 3 times faster.

These ProLiant servers can deliver the following:

  • Integrated onboard automation — 3 times administrator productivity.
  • Smart Storage and Dynamic workload acceleration — over 6 times faster performance.
  • 3-D Sea of Sensors — 70% more IT in the data center.
  • Proactive servers and insights — 66% faster problem resolution.
  • Automated energy optimization — low energy consumption.

Gen8 servers also include cloud-based management system that allows the client, from small to large enterprise, to access the server from any devices including smartphone.

Price of Gen8 Servers:

According to the Press Release, the new HP ProLiant Gen8 platforms are expected to ship worldwide in a few weeks, and the starting price will be based on the configuration.

The initial price is said to range from $1723 to $2878.

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Hi, I am Sidharth. Full-time blogger. Editor of Blogote. And a self-proclaimed geek!