LSI Logic Storage Systems sees simplified storage management with HP OpenView Storage Area Manager

LSI Logic Storage Systems sees simplified storage management with HP OpenView Storage Area Manager
18.12.2003
Advanced storage system features executed from HP OpenView SAM 3.1 provide improved productivity and protection of current investments MILPITAS, Calif. December 15, 2003 LSI Logic Storage Systems, a leader in delivering technology that enables high performance, highly scalable storage for the open enterprise, announced today that through its Developer Partner Program the company's advanced storage management features can now be integrated with the HP OpenView Storage Area Manager (SAM) 3.1. As a Developer Partner, HP OpenView SAM now has the ability to execute advanced management functions of the LSI Logic Storage Systems SANtricity Storage Management software, which is designed to simplify administrative tasks by consolidating multiple management functions. LSI Logic Storage Systems has long been committed to delivering storage technology that eases today's management issues, said Julie Ryan, manager of alliances, LSI Logic Storage Systems. "The latest version of HP OpenView SAM allows LSI Logic Storage Systems partners to deliver a solution that reduces management complexity while protecting users' current investments." "In today's storage environments, administrators are faced with many complex management issues that are compounded by the interoperability challenges of multi-vendor storage resources," said Don Langeberg, director of marketing, Storage Software at HP. "By integrating and consolidating the management functions of LSI Logic Storage Systems' technology into HP OpenView SAM 3.1, administrators will be able to simplify management tasks while taking advantage of compatible technology from two leading vendors." Storage administrators should have the ability to improve productivity and effectiveness by utilizing a complete and integrated storage management solution from LSI Logic Storage Systems and HP. HP OpenView SAM 3.1 delivers centralized device, capacity, performance and cost management across heterogeneous storage environments. HP OpenView SAM also enables users to plan and manage capacity requirements associated with Oracle and Microsoft Exchange applications by providing an application-to-LUN view of storage. About LSI Logic Storage Systems, Inc. LSI Logic Storage Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of LSI Logic Corporation, designs and manufactures high performance modular enterprise storage platforms and storage management software that is delivered to end users through strategic partners.IBM, SGI, StorageTek and Teradata are among the partners who deliver total solutions with unique combinations of hardware, software and services for applications including transaction processing, email, data warehousing and scientific research. For more information, please call 1-888-638-2786 or 1-408-433-8686 or visit http://www.lsilogicstorage.comwww.lsilogicstorage.com. About LSI Logic Corporation LSI Logic Corporation (NYSE: LSI) is a leading designer and manufacturer of communications, consumer and storage semiconductors for applications that access, interconnect and store data, voice and video. In addition, the company supplies storage network solutions for the enterprise. LSI Logic is headquartered at 1621 Barber Lane, Milpitas, CA 95035. http://www.lsilogic.comwww.lsilogic.com.