The HPE 3PAR StoreServ platform has features, functionality, and expansion capabilities that will fit practically any size business and any use case. The foundation of the 3PAR architecture is the ASIC. This purpose-built ASIC off-loads much of the IO to improve performance and scalability. In addition to handling a bulk of the IO operations the ASIC also supports thin technologies, deduplication, cache mirroring, data integrity, and Fast RAID parity calculations for write and rebuild operations.
The Operating System (OS), along with its advanced features are at the foundation of HPE’s 3PAR StoreServ platform. The 3PAR OS combines advanced virtualization capabilities with simple storage management, high efficiency, and world class performance.
Standard 3PAR OS Features
3PAR’s Operating System was designed decrease administrative burden while increasing system utilization and performance.