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HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10 - Overview

Product description

HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10, based on the HPE ProLiant DL325 Gen10 Servers, is a compact, scalable, 1U rack-mounted building block that delivers integrated server, storage, and storage networking services. The HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10 Server is the secure and versatile single socket server for virtualization and I/O intensive workloads is ideal for remote office or space-constrained locations. This 1P, 1U server delivers an exceptional balance of processor, memory and I/O for 2P performance at 1P Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Get the most out of virtualized environment with this versatile server delivering a lower hypervisor software cost and better cost per Virtual Machine (VM).

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What's new

  • AMD EPYC 7000 Processor family

  • Extra small (4.6TB) and small (7.5TB) software-optimized HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10 options

  • HPE OmniStack 3.7.9 supports up to 48 clusters per federation and VMware ESXi 6.5 and 6.7

  • HPE OmniStack 3.7.9 support with v1.44 HPE iLO firmware

  • Add clusters of HPE SimpliVity 325 to expand existing federations of HPE SimpliVity 380 and HPE SimpliVity 2600

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Product features

Feature
Description
Complete Hyperconvergence in a fully integrated system
  • The HPE SimpliVity 325 combines x86 resources, storage and storage networking in a single hyper converged system with advanced functionality

  • It simplifies management and delivers outstanding cost efficiency and agility

  • It provides increased visibility and control with unified management

  • It delivers rapid deployment so user can respond to business needs faster

  • It unifies VMs and infrastructure tasks to reduce sprawl and over provisioning

Peak and predictable performance
  • The all-flash solution provides predictable and linear performance at near wire speeds with reduced latency

    Software-Optimized inline deduplication, compression, and optimization helps minimize I/O and network traffic, improving performance while delivering great storage and bandwidth efficiency

Enhanced economics and TCO
  • Single AMD EPYC processors allow a 50% reduction in socket-based hypervisor licensing costs

  • Supports up to 2TB of memory and up to 32 cores in a 1U hyperconverged appliance

  • It drastically reduces the need to purchase multiple discrete components, optimizes storage capacity with guaranteed 10:1 data efficiency, and prevents over-provisioning for performance and capacity with on demand cluster expansion

Advanced data services
  • The HPE SimpliVity 325 delivers software-optimized, always-on deduplication and compression to significantly reduce capacity utilization

  • It provides built-in resiliency, backup, and disaster recovery for data protection

  • It offers policy-based, VM-centric management to streamline operations

  • HPE SimpliVity RapidDR is a DR orchestration tool for HPE SimpliVity platforms to simplify and accelerate offsite DR for rapid recovery of applications

Scalable and configurable
  • Expandable in 1 node increments up to 96 total nodes

  • Processor - Choice of AMD EPYC 7000 Processors

  • Memory - 256GB to 2048GB (Per node depending on configuration)

  • Network - 10Gb, 1Gb

  • Power – Redundant

  • Virtualization Software and Licensing

  • All in a compact 1U form factor

Hardware availability features
  • Cluster expansion without downtime
  • Hot-Pluggable Solid State Drive (SSD)
  • Redundant power supplies
  • Integrated storage controller with battery-backed cache
  • HPE ProLiant Integrated Lights-Out Advanced (iLO) 5 remote management
Fully integrated system
Combines x86 resources, storage, and storage networking in a smaller form factor, single-socket, entry level hyperconverged system. Simplifies management and delivers great cost efficiency and agility with increased visibility and control
Peak and predictable performance
The all-flash solution provides predictable and linear performance at near‑wire speeds with reduced latency. Software-optimized inline deduplication, compression, and optimization helps minimize I/O and network traffic, improving performance while delivering great storage and bandwidth efficiency
Scale in and scale out
Easily expand or shrink configurations as your needs change. Each node supports a large number of fully protected VMs, with the networked collection of nodes at both local and remote sites managed as a single entity
VM Centricity and mobility
Enables all actions, policies, and management at the VM level. Global unified management and integration with established administrative systems streamline operations and improve IT agility
Dramatic TCO reduction
Single AMD EPYC processors allows for a 50% reduction in socket based hypervisor licensing costs. Drastically reduce the need to purchase multiple discrete components, optimize storage capacity with guaranteed 10:1 data efficiency, and prevent over-provisioning for performance and capacity with on‑demand expansion
Management
  • VMware vCenter

  • HPE SimpliVity management plugin for VMware vCenter

Processors
1 x AMD EPYC 7000 Processor family 16 to 32 cores selectable, 1CPU option slot
  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7601 (2.2 GHz/32-core/180 W) Factory Installation Option (FIO) processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7551P (2.0 GHz/32-core/180 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7501 (2.0 GHz/32-core/155-170 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7451 (2.3 GHz/24-core/180 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7401P (2.0 GHz/24-core/155-170 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7351P (2.4 GHz/16-core/155-170 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7301 (2.2 GHz/16-core/155-170 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7281 (2.1 GHz/16-core/155-170 W) FIO processor kit

  • HPE DL325 Gen10 AMD EPYC 7371 (3.1 GHz/16-core/200 W) FIO processor kit

Memory
256 to 2048GB Per node selectable
Storage
  • Extra small - 4 x 1.92TB SSD kit (4.6TB Usable)

  • Small - 6 x 1.92TB SSD kit (7.5TB Usable)

Network ports
Embedded ethernet 4 x1 GbE LOM embedded, 10Gb FLOM

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Software overview

Feature
Description
Pre-Integrated software
HPE SimpliVity Startup Wizard
Software features
  • VMware vSphere

  • Optional Data Encryption support

  • Optional RapidDR support

  • HPE SimpliVity management plugin for VMware vCenter

Operating System
Windows or Linux
Virtualization platform software and licenses
HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10 supports VMware vSphere ESXi

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Legal Disclaimer: Products sold prior to the November 1, 2015 separation of Hewlett-Packard Company into Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company and HP Inc. may have older product names and model numbers that differ from current models.

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