Membership Benefits

Recognizing that the HPE community includes a diverse group of customers and partners, Connect has designed its benefits and programs to complement HPE’s wide array of product solutions. 

Technology communities served include:

  • Big Data
  • Converged Systems
  • Cloud Computing
  • HP-UX
  • Enterprise Networking
  • Enterprise Security
  • Enterprise Servers
  • Enterprise Storage
  • Infrastructure Software
  • Linux
  • NonStop
  • OpenVMS

Through our Connect Communities, members are able to address their particular business concerns and find the specific product information or business solutions they are seeking. The Connect member benefits differ depending on membership type, and are uniquely designed to make your job easier, and to ensure a return on investment for your membership.



  • Network around the globe or in your own backyard! Get Connected to a regional chapter nearby, or Connect with the experts in your preferred technology area with one of 19 Connect Communities and SIGs (special interest groups)
  • Never miss a beat with Connect Now, a monthly eNewsletter
  • Problem solve and stay on top of your game with Connect's ITUG Library (a NonStop Download Library)
  • Have a say in HPE with the collective voice of Connect's advocacy programs
  • NonStop users receive a subscription and access to the archives of The Connection, a bi-monthly technical journal
  • All members receive a digital subscription to Connect Converge, our exclusive quarterly technical journal for HPE business technology users
  • Save hundreds of dollars per year with discounted registrations to premier events like HPE Discover, and Connect's signature tech-targeted Boot Camps
  • Save while you expand your knowledge base with 15% off HPE Education programs
  • Members and their dependents can apply for $2,500 Future Leaders in Technology scholarships
  • Get noticed by submitting content for possible inclusion in Connect publications