Software-Defined Infrastructure

Solutions that automate IT operations and streamline management of resources, workloads, and apps by deploying and controlling data centre infrastructure as code.

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Simplify and automate your infrastructure

Eliminate IT silos and reduce complexity with software-defined intelligence. You can simplify and automate your IT operations at a lower cost by transforming servers, storage, and networking into  software-defined infrastructure.

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Optimise IT operations with continuous delivery


Improve data centre efficiency, accelerate development, and empower IT operations with programmatic, repeatable processes that enable timely release cycles.

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Simplify operations and lower costs


Increase productivity, efficiency, and control across your data centre by automating infrastructure operations though a unified API and software-defined processes.

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Develop and deploy apps faster


Continuously build, test, and deploy applications through a single interface that allows you to precisely compose infrastructure in minutes with a single line of code.

Plexxi acquisition advances HPE software-defined portfolio

Plexxi acquisition advances HPE software-defined portfolio
HPE acquires Plexxi, a leading provider of software-defined data fabric networking technology.

Success in action

HPE software-defined infrastructure helps organisations across diverse verticals and geographical locations solve their IT challenges and meet their business needs.

Streamlining infrastructure management for growing SMBs

As a growing cloud hosting and backup/recovery provider, Opus Interactive saves time and resources by automating deployment and management of multiple groups, devices and data centres through a single user interface.

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Slashing server deployment times

Bechtle Hosting and Operations wanted to upgrade its customer offering and streamline its internal platform management and provisioning. Automated processes and composable computing helped Bechtle to reduce provisioning from nine hours to 55 minutes and enable self-service VM deployment.

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Managing systems from a single dashboard makes things better

Customers have been transforming IT into software-defined environments to eliminate manual processes, spur collaboration and improve IT service delivery. Read about how happy they are.

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Software-defined partner ecosystem

HPE partners with an extensive ecosystem of innovative organisations to offer powerful tools to support your digital business initiatives.

Connect with a software-defined specialist

Our experts will answer your questions and help you start the process of transforming to software-defined infrastructure.

1.  "Gartner Magic Quadrant for Hyperconverged Infrastructure", John McArthur, George J. Weiss, Kiyomi Yamada, Hiroko Aoyama, Philip Dawson, Arun Chandrasekaran, Julia Palmer, 6 February 2018. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organisation and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.