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HP StoreOnce 6500 Backup - Overview

Product description

HP StoreOnce Backup systems reduce the amount of backup data you need to store by up to 95%, so with our scale-out architecture you can pay-as-you-grow to retain up to 34 petabytes of data in a single pool. They provide automated backup and DR operations with all the features you'd expect from disk backup, together with secure data retention with built-in data encryption for data at rest.


What's new

StoreOnce 6500 now feature 4TB drives for greater storage density.

Current - HP StoreOnce Backup Model
Replaced by - new HP StoreOnce Backup Model
HP StoreOnce B6200
  • HP StoreOnce 6500 120TB Backup1

  • HP StoreOnce 6500 88TB Upgrade Kit

  • Security Pack SKUS

NOTE: B6200 capacity upgrade kits remain available for expanding currently installed B6200 appliances. The ability to scale out, add additional couplets, to a currently installed B6200 will be available calendar Q1'14.

Product features

Scale out capacity
Upgrade kits with expansion shelves or additional nodes (for StoreOnce 6500 only)
For data center: grow from 120TB raw (72TB usable) to 2240TB raw (1728TB usable) with the multi-node, highly available 6500 applianc
Reduce backup data storage
Using HP StoreOnce deduplication with a fully configured HP StoreOnce 6500 can provide extended data retention on the same disk footprint for up to 34 PBs of backup data.
Industry-leading performance
Consolidate multiple parallel backup streams to achieve industry-leading aggregate backup speeds of up to 139TB per hour with the top of the range HP StoreOnce 6500 and HP StoreOnce Catalyst.
Scale-out, future-ready designs
  • Start out with the HP StoreOnce 6500 120 TB system consisting of two nodes connected in failover configuration as a couplet.

  • To scale-out in terms of capacity, simply add up to 5 capacity upgrade kits to each couplet. Each upgrade kit comprises 22 disks which are added symmetrically.

  • To scale-out in terms of performance, add in one more HP StoreOnce 6500 120TB system and again scale up by adding capacity upgrade kits.

  • To scale-out to 2240TB raw (1728 TB usable) purchase the HP StoreOnce 6500 120TB Backup for extra Racks (contains additional base couplet, switch, cables and pulls in another 42U rack) , and populate as before.

Special features
HP StoreOnce deduplication
Datareplication -for network efficientDR
HP StoreOnce Catalyst -seamless data movement across the enterprise
HP StoreOnce Enterprise Manage
The flexibility of virtual machines - HP StoreOnce VSA
Enhanced Data Security-HP StoreOnce Security Package


Software overview

OS support
  • Microsoft Windows

  • Linux

  • HP-UX

  • Solaris

Software support
  • HP Data Protector

  • Symanted NetBackup (via a HP OST plugin)

  • Symantec Backup Exec (via a HP OST plugin)

  • Oracle RMAN (via a HP plugin) and BridgeHead Software


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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