Technical white paper

HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack and Commvault data protection

Introduction

Data protection is a key challenge for IT professionals - and CIOs are challenged to bring flexibility and simplicity of true cloud for data centers to grow, stay competitive, and support their businesses. HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack is the first true hybrid cloud for IT professionals adopting a complete cloud strategy.
HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack solution is a pre-engineered, preintegrated, on-premises hybrid cloud solution jointly developed by Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Microsoft. It focuses on the ability to rapidly deploy a hybrid cloud environment that is fully compatible with Microsoft Azure Public Cloud. While customers modernize core business applications, HPE ProLiant for Azure Stack solution provides a single platform of resources that can be deployed as fully Azure Public Cloud ready. It enables quicker, more manageable resource deployment, allowing IT to support data and applications, regardless of where the data lies, on-premises with Azure Stack or in the Azure Public Cloud.
According to IDC's 2017 end user survey, more than 640 data center managers found that improving backup performance and ensuring rapid restore of critical workloads as key challenges. Using HPE Microsoft ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack solution as a primary backup and disaster recovery target for Azure Stack workloads can accelerate hybrid cloud adoption.