Mission Critical x86 News


UNIX-to-Linux server migration from IBM to HPE helps VIVACOM optimize telecom services:
HPE Integrity Superdome X reliability and efficiency saves €100,000 per year

In order to reduce costs and improve flexibility for mission-critical billing and other core business applications, leading Bulgarian telecommunications operator VIVACOM replaced their IBM Power systems with HPE Integrity Superdome X. As a result, they gained mission-critical performance and reliability in an industry-standard architecture. Their savings? €1 million in CAPEX and reduced OPEX by €100,000 per year

For all the details read this case study.


Defying the law of diminishing returns: HPE Superdome Flex delivers high performance at scale

Read this blog post and learn more about HPE Superdome Flex, a performance superstar with a unique modular architecture designed to scale up as a single system from four sockets to a whopping 32 sockets of compute. The blog covers the reasons why Superdome Flex keeps delivering the highest levels of performance, even at the largest configurations. It also provide examples where the platform leads in a variety of published performance benchmarks. Read on and learn about this HPE mission-critical platform, ideal to power your critical applications, enable real-time analytics and in-memory high performance computing workloads.   


HPE Workload Security for Linux (WASL): Achieve security compliance in minutes

Read this blog to learn how HPE Workload Aware Security for Linux (WASL) helps reduce security compliance deployment time from days to minutes for HPE servers including SAP HANA solutions. HPE WASL is an intuitive push-button security compliance checking tool featuring optional single-click remediation for HPE systems and HPE SAP HANA appliances. WASL hardens both the OS instance and the SAP HANA application achieving over 90% security compliance in minutes.


New interview: Randy Meyer on meeting today’s data challenges

What are today’s biggest data challenges? How can you meet them? Randy Meyer, HPE’s VP and General Manager of Compute Solutions, discussed this and more at Discover 2018 – and we’ve got the video.

“Today it’s about real-time,” says Randy. “People want to make decisions right now.”

“Real-time decision-making on massive amounts of data. That’s where Superdome Flex comes in. Modular, scalable, massive in-memory capability. So, whether you’re a small customer or a large customer, whether your dataset size is 2TB or 24TB, [you] want to be able to put all that data in memory and take action on it right now.”

Watch the full interview


New whitepaper: World-record SAP performance on Superdome Flex

Do you need your SAP® or SAP HANA workloads to really fly? A new technical whitepaper details the lightning performance of Superdome Flex in two key benchmarks:

  • OLTP traditional ERP workload modelling: two-tier SAP Sales and Distribution (SD) standard application benchmark
  • OLAP modern analytics workload modelling: SAP Business Warehouse (BW) edition for SAP HANA® standard application benchmark

The findings include a world record single-DB-node result, plus stellar scale-up capability across the board. Click below to read it.

Get the whitepaper