Do you have stringent I/O performance and cost control goals? Do you need to provide various levels of storage performance across your mainframe? HP XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite is aimed at customers using tiering in their mainframe environment. The XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite consists of HP XP7 Smart Tiers Software and HP XP7 Smart Manager for Mainframe Software. XP7 Smart Tiers Software improves storage performance and controls costs by transparently migrating data to appropriate tiers of storage within the HP XP7 Storage. XP7 Smart Manager for Mainframe Software provides centralized management of Smart Tiers volumes in a mainframe environment.

Features

Cost-Effective Tiering and Centralized Management of Tier Volumes

The HP XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite achieves lower response time for heavily accessed data and significant improve performance of I/O intensive applications.

Use the XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite for centralized management of Smart Tiers volumes in a mainframe environment.

HP XP7 Smart Tiers Software and HP XP7 Smart Manager for Mainframe Software are bundled in HP XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite for managing tiering in mainframe environments.

Saves Time and Money

The convenient GUI of the HP XP7 Mainframe Tiering Suite saves you time when setting up groups and tiers of storage.

Saves time by grouping volumes that have similar storage requirements and performing operations on the group rather than dealing with each volume individually.