Storage for Microsoft Applications

Extreme performance and high availability for Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange, and SharePoint.

Machine learning for Microsoft IT

HPE Nimble Storage leverages flash storage and the power of machine learning to deliver fast and reliable access to data.

Enterprise performance and scale

Our storage solutions leverage machine learning to predict and prevent problems throughout your entire Microsoft infrastructure stack and enables you to seamlessly scale and deliver a consistent high-performance.

HPE Reference Architecture for Microsoft SQL Server

Multi-tenant and affordable storage

Cut costs for unpredictable workloads with storage tiering and a multi-tenant architecture. Our storage solutions are optimized for SharePoint and Exchange and deliver the industry’s highest measured up-time for SQL Server with all-flash performance.

High availability for dev, test, and backup

Run Microsoft SQL Server, dev/test, and backup on a combination of all-flash and hybrid flash arrays. Realize high availability (HA) for Microsoft environments and protect your SQL database.

Predictive insights and high-speed data cloning

Quickly create hundreds of space-efficient clones of your database for dev/test, QA, and staging. Leverage machine learning and predictive analytics to improve Exchange and SharePoint application response times and meet service level agreements (SLAs).

Remote snapshots and reduced content bloat

Combine remote snapshots with traditional backups to meet the demands of ever-increasing data volumes and improve storage efficiency for collaboration applications.

Let’s talk

Speak with an HPE storage expert about getting the most out of your Microsoft SQL Server workloads and find out how HPE storage solutions can help you save money while delivering superior performance for Exchange and SharePoint.


Reference Guide : HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage compression technology for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux
Reference Guide

This Reference Architecture provides best practices for the compression technology that is a key component of HPE Adaptive Data Reduction, featuring HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage with Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux.

White Paper : Microsoft SQL Server 2017 OLTP Workloads with HPE MSA 2052 Storage
White Paper

This white paper highlights the benefits of deploying HPE MSA 2052 in an MS SQL Server 2017 OLTP environment.

Technical White Paper : HPE StoreVirtual 3200 Storage for 1000 Mailbox Resiliency Exchange 2016
Technical White Paper

This section describes the components of the HPE StoreVirtual Storage solution for 1000 mailbox resiliency with Exchange Server 2016.

Best Practices Guide : Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 with HPE StoreVirtual 3200
Best Practices Guide

Best practices for Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 with HPE StoreVirtual 3200 Storage

White Paper : Microsoft SQL 2016 DWFT with HPE StoreVirtual 3200
White Paper

This white paper provides information for organizations interested in deploying a well-performing, cost-effective, data warehouse / business intelligence (DW/BI) solution.

White Paper : Microsoft SQL 2016 OLTP with HPE StoreVirtual
White Paper

Get the best practices for your small business storage solution for SQL Server OLTP workloads with StoreVirtual 3200 to protect your mission-critical applications.

Article : Evaluation report for database acceleration with HPE MSA

Accelerating Database Workloads using HPE MSA Storage with Built-In Flash.

Solution Brief : Microsoft SQL 2016 with HPE StoreServ 8450 and Superdome X
Solution Brief

A Microsoft SQL Server reference architecture featuring SQL Server 2016 and HPE Superdome X Gen9. The paper covers both OLTP and BI workload co-hosting on the HPE Superdome and HPE 3PAR StoreServ 8450 all-flash array.

White Paper : Microsoft SharePoint 2016 with StoreVirtual 3200
White Paper

HPE Reference Architecture for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 on HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen9 and HPE StoreVirtual 3200.

White Paper : Microsoft SharePoint 2016 with MSA 2040
White Paper

This Reference Architecture provides a best practice design for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 configuration with VMware vSphere 6.0, and describes the benefits of deploying on a Gen9 HPE BladeSystem and MSA 2040 Storage for a Mid-Market solution.

Solution Brief : Storage optimization solution for your Microsoft SharePoint environment
Solution Brief

Storage solution designed to improve data management processes, increase workforce productivity and enhance workforce collaboration.