HPE SimpliVity 2600
Is complexity in your data center slowing you down?
The HPE SimpliVity 2600 gives IT leaders the agility and economics of the cloud with the control and governance of on-premises IT. It delivers a powerhouse hyperconverged solution capable of running some of the world’s most efficient and resilient data centers. This solution dramatically simplifies IT by combining infrastructure and advanced data services for virtualized workloads onto the bestselling server platform in the market. HPE SimpliVity 2600, available on HPE Apollo 2000 servers, is a compact solution optimized for edge and ROBO environments. It also delivers a complete set of advanced functionalities that enables dramatic improvements to the efficiency, management, protection, and performance of virtualized workloads at a fraction of the cost and complexity of today’s traditional infrastructure stack.
- Aruba Layer 3 switch series that is easy to deploy and manage with Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager and Aruba AirWave.
- Simplify with zero touch provisioning (ZTP) and cloud-based Aruba Central support.
- Scale with 8 chassis VSF stacking.
- Convenient built-in 1GbE or 10GbE uplinks and up to 740W PoE+.
- Deploy general-purpose virtualized workloads on HPE SimpliVity 2600, a compact platform ideal for ROBO and edge environments
- 4x more dense and 100% software-defined: HPE SimpliVity 2600 now supports up to four individual server nodes in each 2U chassis
- A wider range of CPU, memory, and power supply options are supported, making it easier than ever to build the optimal HPE SimpliVity 2600
- Centralized, simplified lifecycle management with up to 60% faster upgrades via automation of VMware and OmniStack software updates
- Access to hardware configuration tools (intelligent storage configuration, BIOS Settings, and hardware validation test).
- Essential drivers for Windows Server® and VMware ESXi™ included on USB drive and applied on install.
High-Performance Access Layer Switches
The Aruba 2930F Switch Series provides performance, security, and ease of use for enterprise edge, SMB, and branch office networks.
Optimized for the digital workplace with unified management tools such as Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager, Aruba Airwave and Aruba Central. Provides optimal configuration automatically when connected to Aruba access points for PoE priority, VLAN configuration, and rogue AP containment.
Stacking with Virtual Switching Framework (VSF) and convenient built-in 1GbE or 10GbE uplinks and PoE+ models deliver right-size network access performance.
Robust Layer 3 feature set includes Access OSPF, static and RIP routing, ACLs, sFlow, IPv6 with no software licensing required.
Performance and Power at the Edge
The Aruba 2930F Switch Series is designed with a powerful Aruba ProVision ASIC, to enable the mobile campus with SDN optimizations, low latency, increased packet buffering, and adaptive power consumption.
Increase performance with selectable queue configurations and associated memory buffering that meets your specific network application requirements.
Virtual Switching Framework (VSF) virtualizes up to eight physical switches into one logical device for simpler, flatter, more agile networks.
Supports up to 740W of internal PoE+ power for wireless access points, cameras and phones.
Security and Quality of Service You Can Rely on
The Aruba 2930F Switch Series includes security and quality of services features to build a network that meets ever-changing corporate policies and compliances while protecting your data from both inside and outside attacks.
Flexible authentication options include standards based security protocols such as 802.1X, MAC and Web Authentication, to enhance security and policy-driven application authentication.
Powerful, multilevel-access security controls include source-port filtering, RADIUS/TACACS+, SSL, Port Security, and MAC address lockout.
Simplify with Integrated Wired/Wireless Management
The Aruba 2930F Switch Series supports Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager for unified and consistent policy between wired and wireless users and simplifies implementation and management of guest login, user onboarding, network access, security, QoS, and other network policies.
Supports Aruba Airwave Network Management software to provide common platform for Zero Touch Provisioning management, and monitoring for wired and wireless network devices.
Cloud-based management supported by Aruba Central.
RMON and sFlow provide advanced monitoring and reporting capabilities for statistics, history, alarms and events.
Out-of-band Ethernet management port keeps management traffic segmented from your network data traffic.
Superior User Experience
The HPE SimpliVIty 2600 enables high performance even at high user density. It reduces the performance impact of client login storms, delivering a superior user experience through unmatched client virtualization performance
The HPE SimpliVity 2600 brings hyperconvergence to the edge. The compact form factor is ideal for virtualized workloads in space-constrained environments.
Linear Scalability from Pilot to Production
The HPE SimpliVIty 2600 delivers a scale-out architecture which reduces initial capital expense and tightly aligns investments with business requirements..
Allows building blocks to be added incrementally, providing a massively-scalable pool of shared resources.
Enterprise-grade Data Protection and Resiliency for Virtualized Workloads
The HPE SimpliVity 2600 provides built-in backup and disaster recovery capabilities for the entire client virtualization infrastructure, as well as for supporting management workloads.
The solution enables a resilient, highly available, desktop operations and the ability to withstand node failures with no loss of desktops and minimal increase in latency.
Automate disaster recovery with HPE SimpliVity RapidDR
HPE SimpliVity RapidDR simplifies and accelerates off-site DR through automation. The solution extends the inherent data efficiencies of HPE SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure, slashing recovery point objectives (RPOs) and recovery time objectives (RTOs) from days or hours to minutes.