A HISTORY OF “PAY-PER-USE IT” AT HPE
From our first pay-as-you-go offering to the introduction of HPE GreenLake, HPE is paving the way on consumption-based services through innovation and partnership to help that meet the exact needs of our customers.
The Start of Pay-As-You-Go
Hewlett Packard (HP) begins the company's pay-as-go journey by introducing Utility Ready Storage, Utility Ready Computing and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) programs to align costs to compute utilization.
Incubation of IaaS
HP extend Infrastructure as a Service on a custom-basis to the EMEA region.
Renault Chooses Pay-As-You-Go
Renault selects HP’s pay-as-you-go financial model to reduce capital investment and ensure predictable ongoing costs.
HP Launches Datacenter Care Flexible Capacity
HP launches Datacenter Care Flexible Capacity worldwide, a pay-as-you-go model that removes boundaries between datacenter and cloud resources for easy management of a hybrid IT environment.
Recognition by Frost & Sullivan
HP Flexible Capacity is recognized by Frost & Sullivan with the Customer Value Leadership award, highlighting the solution's ability to address enterprise needs for a flexible, cost-effective, and holistic data center management service.
Flexible Capacity Receives Enhancements
New enhancements to Flexible Capacity expand the ability to include Azure services as part of the pay-as-you-go solution.
HPE Launches 3PAR Flash Now
HPE launches the innovative HPE 3PAR Flash Now initiative, which leverages Flexible Capacity to offer 3PAR starting at $0.03 per usable gigabyte (GB) per month.
HPE Acquires Cloud Cruiser
The acquisition bolstered consumption-based IT for customers and displayed HPE's commitment to further differentiate and strengthen HPE Flexible Capacity.
HPE Flexible Capacity is Enhanced
HPE makes enhancements to HPE Flexible Capacity to include containers on demand.
HPE and Wipro Limited Team Up
HPE teams with Wipro Limited to deliver consumption based IT through a new global go-to-market agreement.
HPE and Rackspace Team Up
HPE partners with Rackspace to offer the industry’s first pay-as-you-go OpenStack private cloud delivered as a managed service
Introducing HPE GreenLake
HPE takes consumption-based IT to the next level with the launch of HPE GreenLake, a suite of consumption solutions targeting top customer workloads.
Partners Profit from GreenLake Consumption Model
Channel Partners will increase margin and revenue streams with the new HPE GreenLake Flex Capacity.
HPE GreenLake Expands to the Cloud
HPE introduces HPE GreenLake Hybrid Cloud, a consumption experience designed to help customers manage and optimize their on- and off- premises clouds.