HPE OneView - Top Proof Points *

November 2018 research



HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

HPE OneView is the best option for managing BL-series blade servers with HPE FlexFabric adapters.

IT Architect, Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

With HPE OneView we now have rapid installation and server provisioning using templates. We have also improved our standardization processes.

System Administrator, State & Local Government

HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

We covered almost a hundred servers with HPE OneView, only then we understood that old monitoring approach and solution was flawed. Multiple remote branch servers had failures like raid batteries, failed disks and other. This allowed avoiding significant risks and impact on server availability.

IT Manager, Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

We manage several subsidiary companies in Europe, and HPE OneView has helped us to have a centralized and efficient hardware and infrastructure management.

Storage Administrator, Medium Enterprise Banking Company

HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

HPE OneView enables us to monitor server health remotely in locations where we do not have server admins onsite, if hardware issues are to occur in these areas. HPE OneView reduces the time needed to detect hardware faults and arranging for part replacements.

Server Administrator, Large Enterprise Electronics Company

HPE OneView Customer Testimonial

We have a small IT staff; HPE OneView server provisioning saves us time to deploy new infrastructure, and the dashboard and reports provide extremely easy monitoring of the environment’s health.

IT Architect, Medium Enterprise Banking Company

HPE OneView Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Please describe for what and how your organization uses HPE OneView.

We use HPE OneView to manage our Public Cloud platform which comprises HPE Synergy compute modules, HPE Flex Fabric switching and HPE 3PAR storage. OneView brings all three of those platforms together and allows us to simplify the deployment of resources.

What would be your reasons to recommend HPE OneView?

OneView has a tidy and logical interface that makes it easy to visualize the health of the platform and to see how my resources are being consumed. It makes the deployment of repeatable and standardized resources simple.

HPE OneView Customer Review

4.5/5 Stars

Please describe for what and how your organization uses HPE OneView.

We use HPE Oneview to monitor the health and availability of our DL380 servers and Synergy blades.

What would be your reasons to recommend HPE OneView?

With HPE OneView is easy to get a full view of the server landscape.

HPE OneView Customer Review

4.5/5 Stars

Please describe for what and how your organization uses HPE OneView.

In our organization, HPE Oneview is used to monitor our data center as well as our 38 branch offices in EMEA.
Firmware and driver updates are pushed via templates to our servers.

What would be your reasons to recommend HPE OneView?

We are able to centralize all hardware and maintain firmware and driver updates into a single-pane-of-glass.

HPE OneView Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Senior IT Manager at a Global 500 banking company would be very likely to recommend HPE OneView for this reason:

We are using HPE OneView to monitor our server infrastructure and get reports about status, it works very well. And, the dashboard is great for central-view.

HPE OneView Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at a small business computer hardware company would be very likely to recommend HPE OneView for this reason:

HPE OneView is an excellent software to manage the IT infrastructure of our clients, especially if our clients have a software-defined infrastructure.

HPE OneView Customer Satisfaction Rating

An Engineer at a Global 500 banking company would be very likely to recommend HPE OneView for this reason:

With HPE OneView is very easy to keep track of infrastructure and manage server profiles. Updating Firmware is much easier.

HPE OneView Customer Satisfaction Rating

Brady Wilson, a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Opus Interactive, Inc., would be very likely to recommend HPE OneView for this reason:

With HPE OneView we have unified, modern and programmable control of the firmware and networking components of the server infrastructure.

HPE OneView Customer Satisfaction Rating

Chris Ayotte, a Consultant at Melillo Consulting, Inc., would be very likely to recommend HPE OneView for this reason:

HPE OneView does an excellent job of configuring and managing Virtual Connect configurations in both c7000 and Synergy environments.

HPE OneView Customer Statistic

96% of surveyed customers who selected a lack of automation or end-to-end provisioning as a challenge in the data center, rate HPE OneView’s template based approach to provisioning and updating infrastructure as valuable compared to similar solutions offered in the market.

96%

HPE OneView Customer Statistic

97% of surveyed customers who selected lack of real-time visibility into the status of devices as a challenge in the data center rate HPE OneView’s real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure as valuable compared to similar solutions offered in the market.

97%

HPE OneView Customer Statistic

91% of surveyed customers who selected a lack of standardized and centralized management of devices (servers, storage, and networking) as a challenge in the data center, rate HPE OneView’s single view through Global Dashboard for large scale deployments in multiple locations as valuable compared to similar solutions offered in the market.

91%

HPE OneView Customer Statistic

88% of surveyed customers use HPE OneView for monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure.

HPE OneView Customer Research

What are you using HPE OneView for?

Deploying and provisioning HPE infrastructure using software defined templates
47%
Firmware and/or device driver updates
70%
Monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure
88%
Other
4%

HPE OneView Customer Research

How long does it typically take you to deploy and provision new servers? Select your best estimate.

Less than half day Half day to full day 1 day to 1 week 1 week to 1 month More than a month

Before OneView
After OneView

HPE ONEVIEW CUSTOMER CHART

Deploy & provision reduced from 1 week to a day or less

1.5 times improvement in % of customers reducing the time it takes to deploy and provision from 1 week to a day or less

Before implementing HPE OneView
53%
After using HPE OneView
79%

HPE ONEVIEW CUSTOMER CHART

Deploying & provisioning new servers in less than half a day

Almost 2.5 times improvement in % of users claiming to have reduced the time it takes to deploy and provision from 1 day to half day.

Before implementing HPE OneView
18%
After using HPE OneView
42%

HPE OneView Case Study

Opus Interactive, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Opus Interactive, Inc. is based on a November 2018 survey of HPE OneView customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“As our infrastructure continues to grow, HPE OneView provides easy, repeatable infrastructure management. It allows to the extent of our team, even those who are not direct infrastructure engineers, the ability to provision and manage our servers and get access to resources without having to know everything about the underlying infrastructure.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE OneView:

  • Addressed the following data center challenges after using HPE OneView:
    • A lack of standardized and centralized management of devices (servers, storage, and networking)
    • A lack of real-time visibility into the status of devices
    • A lack of automation or end-to-end provisioning

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE OneView that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE OneView for:
    • Deploying and provisioning HPE infrastructure using software defined templates
    • Firmware and/or device driver updates
  • Using HPE OneView with the following partner integrations:
    • No other partners (OneView is a standalone solution)
  • Uses HPE OneView to manage:
    • HPE BladeSystem c-Class
    • HPE Synergy
  • Rates the value of capabilities that differentiates HPE OneView from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • Real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure: Valuable
    • Inter-operative ability with virtualization, automation and facilities management tools: Very valuable
    • REST API methodology provides advantages over other interface methods: Valuable
    • Single view through Global Dashboard for large-scale deployments in multiple locations: Very valuable
    • Template-based approach to provisioning and updating infrastructure: Very valuable
    • Integrated support services like automatic case opening and part replacement: Valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE OneView:

  • Saw improvements in the following metrics since using HPE OneView:
    • A reduction in the time to deploy and provision infrastructure: 26-50%
    • A reduction in the time to update firmware and drivers: 26-50%
    • A reduction in redundant tasks with automated provisioning: 1-10%
    • A reduction in the time to deploy new applications and services using REST API: 1-10%
    • An increase in the amount of infrastructure health and status information readily available: 11-25%
    • A reduction in the time required to troubleshoot: 11-25%
    • A reduction in errors with automation through templates: 11-25%

HPE OneView Case Study

T-Systems.com

Introduction

This case study of t-systems.com is based on a November 2018 survey of HPE OneView customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We have replaced our legacy software with HPE OneView. It’s really making a good impact on our day to day activities and we now save lots of time in provisioning and managing the infrastructure.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE OneView:

  • Addressed the following data center challenges after using HPE OneView:
    • A lack of standardized and centralized management of devices (servers, storage, and networking)
    • A lack of real-time visibility into the status of devices
    • A lack of automation or end-to-end provisioning

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE OneView that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE OneView for:
    • Deploying and provisioning HPE infrastructure using software defined templates
    • Monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure
  • Using HPE OneView with the following partner integrations:
    • IT operations partners (Arista, Densify, F5, Harpa Italia, MagicFlex, Microsoft, ServiceNow, Turbonomic, VMware)
  • Uses HPE OneView to manage:
    • HPE Synergy
  • Rates the value of capabilities that differentiates HPE OneView from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • Real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure: valuable
    • Inter-operative ability with virtualization, automation and facilities management tools: valuable
    • Single view through Global Dashboard for large-scale deployments in multiple locations: valuable
    • Template-based approach to provisioning and updating infrastructure: valuable
    • Integrated support services like automatic case opening and part replacement: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE OneView:

  • Saw improvements in the following metrics since using HPE OneView:
    • A reduction in the time to deploy and provision infrastructure: >50%
    • A reduction in the time to update firmware and drivers: >50%
    • A reduction in redundant tasks with automated provisioning: >50%
    • A reduction in the time to deploy new applications and services using REST API: 26-50%
    • An increase in the amount of infrastructure health and status information readily available: 26-50%
    • A reduction in the time required to troubleshoot: 26-50%
    • A reduction in errors with automation through templates: 11-25%
  • Rates how long it takes to deploy and provision new servers:
    • Before OneView: half day to full day
    • After OneView: less than half day

HPE OneView Case Study

Global 500 Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 banking company is based on a November 2018 survey of HPE OneView customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have installed, and continue to install, many servers. It has been important for us to have an easy and fast way to get server management through HPE OneView, resulting in the full overview of all infrastructure and its health status.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE OneView:

  • Addressed the following data center challenges after using HPE OneView:
    • A lack of standardized and centralized management of devices (servers, storage, and networking)
    • A lack of real-time visibility into the status of devices
    • A lack of automation or end-to-end provisioning

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE OneView that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE OneView for:
    • Deploying and provisioning HPE infrastructure using software defined templates
    • Firmware and/or device driver updates
    • Monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure
  • Uses HPE OneView to manage:
    • HPE ProLiant DL
    • HPE Synergy
  • Rates the value of capabilities that differentiates HPE OneView from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • Real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure: very valuable
    • Inter-operative ability with virtualization, automation and facilities management tools: valuable
    • REST API methodology provides advantages over other interface methods: very valuable
    • Single view through Global Dashboard for large-scale deployments in multiple locations: very valuable
    • Template-based approach to provisioning and updating infrastructure: very valuable
    • Integrated support services like automatic case opening and part replacement: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE OneView:

  • Saw improvements in the following metrics since using HPE OneView:
    • A reduction in the time to deploy and provision infrastructure: 11-25%
    • A reduction in the time to update firmware and drivers: >50%
    • A reduction in redundant tasks with automated provisioning: 26-50%
    • A reduction in the time to deploy new applications and services using REST API: 26-50%
    • An increase in the amount of infrastructure health and status information readily available: >50%
    • A reduction in the time required to troubleshoot: >50%
    • A reduction in errors with automation through templates: >50%

HPE OneView Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a November 2018 survey of HPE OneView customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We covered almost a hundred servers with HPE OneView, only then we understood that old monitoring approach and solution was flawed. Multiple remote branch servers had failures like raid batteries, failed disks and other. This allowed avoiding significant risks and impact on server availability.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE OneView:

  • A lack of real-time visibility into the status of devices

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE OneView that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE OneView for:
    • Monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure
  • Using HPE OneView with the following partner integrations:
    • No other partners (OneView is a standalone solution)
  • Uses HPE OneView to manage:
    • HPE ProLiant DL
  • Rates the value of capabilities that differentiates HPE OneView from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • Real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure: very valuable
    • Single view through Global Dashboard for large-scale deployments in multiple locations: Valuable
    • Integrated support services like automatic case opening and part replacement: Very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE OneView:

  • Saw improvements in the following metrics since using HPE OneView:
    • An increase in the amount of infrastructure health and status information readily available: >50%
    • A reduction in the time required to troubleshoot: >50%

HPE OneView Case Study

Medium Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise banking company is based on a November 2018 survey of HPE OneView customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have a small IT staff; HPE OneView server provisioning saves us time to deploy new infrastructure, and the dashboard and reports provide extremely easy monitoring of the environment’s health.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE OneView:

  • A lack of standardized and centralized management of devices (servers, storage, and networking)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE OneView that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE OneView for:
    • Deploying and provisioning HPE infrastructure using software defined templates
    • Firmware and/or device driver updates
    • Monitoring, reporting, troubleshooting HPE infrastructure
  • Uses HPE OneView to manage:
    • HPE BladeSystem c-Class
    • HPE 3PAR
  • Rates the value of capabilities that differentiates HPE OneView from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • Real-time health and status information and reports for infrastructure: very valuable
    • Single view through Global Dashboard for large-scale deployments in multiple locations: valuable
    • Template-based approach to provisioning and updating infrastructure: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE OneView:

  • Saw improvements in the following metrics since using HPE OneView:
    • A reduction in the time to deploy and provision infrastructure: 26-50%
    • A reduction in the time to update firmware and drivers: >50%
    • An increase in the amount of infrastructure health and status information readily available: >50%
    • A reduction in the time required to troubleshoot: 26-50%
  • Rates how long it takes to deploy and provision new servers:
    • Before OneView: Half day to full day
    • After OneView: Less than half day