Storage Device Management Software

HP XP Command View Advanced Edition Software is a full featured device manager for the HP XP Disk Array products. In addition to device management, it also offers optional plug-in applications that provide replication monitoring, provisioning management, and tiered storage management for multiple HP XP Disk Arrays. It also provides a platform from which to launch other disk array based application such as HP XP Auto LUN Software. HP XP Command View Advanced Edition monitors storage resources quickly and easily, automates storage management processes, and delivers more efficient utilization and control across distributed enterprise storage. HP XP Command View Advanced Edition enables logical, physical and host management capabilities for HP XP Disk Arrays, provisioning and storage pooling for both internal and external storage, capacity analysis based on physical storage class, and offers multiple levels of security for storage administrators.

What's new

  • HP XP Command View AE Software now provides a frame-based license for the HP XP20000 Disk Array.
  • A Command Line Interface and SMI-S Provider license is now available as a separate product for the HP XP12000, XP10000, XP1024, XP128, XP512, and XP48.

Features

Easy to use intuitive and consistent GUI showing detailed physical and logical views. Uses wizard driven dialogs for active management of HP XP Business Copy and HP XP Continuous Access pairs from a single pane of glass.

Extensive reporting capabilities with reports in HTML and CSV formats. Allows provisioning and storage pooling for primary and external storage. Advanced Command Line Interface (CLI) for automated script generation and consolidated external storage pool management.

SMI-S and XML interfaces, active provisioning and monitoring of HP XP Disk Arrays, HP XP Disk Array discovery and management from a higher level within the enterprise software stack.

Supports the installed base of HP XP Disk Arrays.

Storage is organized logically along business lines and departments. Remote Web Console (comes free with the XP arrays) gives access to core array management from the SVP and can be accessed directly from the HP XP Command View AE GUI. Remotely manage HP XP Disk Arrays from anywhere, anytime.

Identifies storage issues with alerts before they become problematic. Automates repetitive tasks with scripting and wizards.

Resiliency of management station operation. Eliminates the management station as a single point of failure.

Increase the volume of storage manageable by storage administrators due to a single management station control over multiple XP arrays. Consistent and automated management across storage anywhere within the enterprise SAN.

The CLI allows operations to be automated with scripts. It supports large, time consuming configuration changes through batch operations and provides advanced users the ability to make configuration changes quickly and access data quickly.