Storage Networking

Modernize your storage network and get a superior storage networking experience from a broad selection of trusted HPE StoreFabric products focused on performance, SAN automation, and resiliency solutions.

Storage Networking With HPE StoreFabric Products

Unlock the untapped capability of your investment

Remove limitations on your storage investment by modernizing your storage network. HPE provides dynamic end-to-end solutions for all-flash storage and emerging NVMe storage, which require a modern storage network that can keep up with the pace of storage innovations. Ensure reliability, high performance, and reduced human error with agile HPE StoreFabric host adapters, multi-protocol switches, highly scalable directors, and Smart SAN automation software for Hybrid IT and cloud-optimized storage.

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Modernize your SAN fabric affordably and get the full potential of flash

Modernize your storage network with lower cost NVMe-Ready performance. Meet SLAs, gain visibility, and reduce human error by automating and orchestrating SAN zoning. Our 32 Gb/s Fibre Channel reduces latency and improves application efficiency.

Transform storage fabrics with Ethernet

Leverage high-bandwidth, low latency, NVMe-Ready, and industry-leading Ethernet HPE StoreFabric M-series switches to connect primary, secondary, hyperconverged, NAS, and object storage systems.

HPE StoreFabric M-series Ethernet Networking Switches

Cables, transceivers & SAN software

Fiber Optic Cable for Data Center Portfolio

Flexible fiber optic cable for data center designs

Meet your most challenging cabling needs using our comprehensive portfolio of fiber-optic cables, which include an OM3 portfolio for standard cabling requirements and a PremierFlex OM4 line for customers that demand the highest quality and are looking for enhanced performance or have extreme cabling environments.

HPE Fiber Channel Transceivers for Networking

Transceivers for networking and storage interfaces

HPE StoreFabric Transceivers offer maximum performance, reliability and compatibility for HPE storage and computing products across multiple protocols.

HPE StoreFabric converged transceivers offer innovative and wire-once transceiver simplicity for storage networking and storage interfaces. Eliminate the guesswork of which transceiver to use with a single converged transceiver for LAN and SAN traffic supporting 10GbE, FCoE, iSCSI and 16 Gb FC.

HPE SAN Software Options

HPE StoreFabric SAN software options

Leverage our extensive SAN management software portfolio to ensure SAN availability, efficiency and reliability. HPE Smart SAN for 3PAR software enables innovation into the SAN for HPE 3PAR all-flash storage SAN deployments by automating and orchestrating end-to-end SAN zoning using HPE 3PAR SSMC or CLI interfaces thereby eliminating human error. HPE StoreFabric Power Pack+ Software provides deep storage network visibility with actionable insights for an efficient SAN with HPE StoreFabric B-series FC switches. Speak with your HPE Representative to make sure you are getting all you can out of your StoreFabric experience.

Want to shop for a cable, transceiver or upgrade SAN software?

Select your storage switch over in the HPE Catalog and then choose the Options tab.

Software, tools and services

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Resources

White Paper : Enabling high-performance Ethernet storage connectivity

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Discover how the Ethernet Storage Fabric (ESF) allows customers to build a converged network that can simultaneously handle compute and storage traffic in this whitepaper.

Catalog : See the depth and breadth of our portfolio

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Video : HPE StoreFabric SN3600B FC Switch

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Affordability without compromising functionality of the 32 Gb speed. Replace three generations at the price of 16 Gb.

Family Guide : HPE StoreFabric SAN Infrastructure

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Providing you with scalability, flexibility, performance, security, and interoperability that your storage networking environment’s mission-critical data and applications demand.

White Paper : HPE StoreFabric Gen6 Fibre Channel Server and Storage Solution

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Evaluation by Demartek

White Paper : Get the most out of the all-flash data center with HPE Gen6 Fibre Channel

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How enhanced monitoring and diagnostics capabilities provide visibility into network latency levels and IOPS to the Virtual Machine (VM) level.

White Paper : Data center modernization with HPE Gen6 Fibre Channel Networking

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How to reap the full benefit of data center transformation initiatives such as the shift to all-flash storage.

Video : HPE Smart SAN for 3PAR

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Educational video highlighting HPE Smart SAN.

White Paper : HPE Smart SAN for 3PAR StoreServ Storage

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Simplify SAN zoning across the fabric in minutes, not hours.

Video : StoreFabric Gen6 32Gb FC SAN Portfolio

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HPE Next Wave Chalk Talk

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