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Friday, 23 November 2018 16:35

HPE extends InfoSight across server range for predictive IT operations

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Enterprise information technology firm, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, has announced the expansion of its cloud-based AI-driven predictive operations platform, InfoSight, across the HPE ProLiant, Apollo and Synergy server range.

HPE InfoSight provides predictive analytics and recommendation capabilities to HPE servers, enabling smarter, self-monitoring infrastructure.

InfoSight users benefit from HPE’s global learnings and predictive analytics capabilities based on real-world operational data. The product is capable of driving down operating costs, closing disruptive performance gaps, and freeing IT staff to innovate, HPE says.

HPE InfoSight gathers operational intelligence by analysing millions of sensors across its global product range and then provides trend insights, forecasts and recommendations to predict and prevent problems.

For IT departments this means potential problems are highlighted before they become an issue, and gain insights into resolution. Ultimately, the result is higher uptime, reduced business risk, and more efficient operations.

HPE states its existing HPE storage customers using HPE InfoSight have decreased operational costs by up to 79%. They have also seen ticket resolution time decrease by 85%, and with 86% of issues automatically predicted and resolved before it becomes a problem.

“Our customers want to unlock the value of digital transformation faster than ever before. This requires evolving their data centres to deliver a hybrid cloud environment that is automated, self-healing and addresses issues in real-time – so IT staff can focus on driving transformation, rather than managing hardware downtime and policy exceptions,” said Justin Hotard, general manager, Hybrid IT Volume Global Business Unit, HPE.

“We are helping customers improve the productivity and performance of their operations and free their staff to drive innovation from edge to cloud.”

HPE InfoSight will be available worldwide for HPE ProLiant servers, HPE Synergy compute modules and HPE Apollo systems in January 2019.

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David has been computing since 1984 where he instantly gravitated to the family Commodore 64. He completed a Bachelor of Computer Science degree from 1990 to 1992, commencing full-time employment as a systems analyst at the end of that year. David subsequently worked as a UNIX Systems Manager, Asia-Pacific technical specialist for an international software company, Business Analyst, IT Manager, and other roles. David has been the Chief Information Officer for national public companies since 2007, delivering IT knowledge and business acumen, seeking to transform the industries within which he works. David is also involved in the user group community, the Australian Computer Society technical advisory boards, and education.