HP StoreOnce 6500 Backup

Need to take the pain out of enterprise backup and disaster recovery? You need a scalable backup solution that reduces management overheads, cuts storage costs and matches data growth. HP StoreOnce 6500 provides efficient disk based backup with data deduplication for consolidated data protection and disaster recovery of remote offices and more cost-effective onsite data retention. Industry leading scale-out capacity and performance means that you can start out with 120 TB of raw capacity and grow to 2240 TB (1728 TB usable) at speeds of up to 139 TB/hr with StoreOnce Catalyst to meet ever shrinking backup windows and deliver rapid restore.


Federated Catalyst that can reduce management in large environments. Designed with no single point of failure – the StoreOnce 6500 delivers high availability backup that seamlessly integrates with your current backup environments.

StoreOnce Catalyst can simplify and control data movement from other StoreOnce products using a single pane of glass.


Keep Pace with Data Growth: Industry-Leading Scale-Out Capacity

HP StoreOnce Backup systems are available with a range of price-performance points to suit the varying needs of the enterprise from the simplicity of the StoreOnce VSA to the efficiency of the mid-range appliances, to the power of the StoreOnce 6500 for the data center.
HP StoreOnce 6500 allows you to grow usable capacity as your backup data requirements grow. Seamlessly scale from 72 TB to 1728 TB usable (120 TB to 2240 TB raw) in a single, high-density appliance.
Scale in increments of 72 TB usable and expand from 1 to 4 couplets in two standard depth 42U racks.
High density 4 TB disk drives deliver storage efficiency offering over 200% higher density than previous StoreOnce generations (HP B6200) and competing EMC DD990 products.
Central monitoring of your distributed HP StoreOnce solutions is available via HP StoreOnce Enterprise Manager with alerting and trending to enable backup capacity management.

Backup Within Your Window: Industry Leading Scale-Out Backup and Restore Performance

HP StoreOnce Backup systems are available with a broad range of superior price/performance points to meet backup windows across the enterprise.
With the HP StoreOnce 6500 you can backup huge amounts of data within short backup windows, high performance multi-streaming and HP StoreOnce Catalyst delivers backup speeds of up to 139 TB per hour – 4.5x faster than the closest competitor.
HP StoreOnce 6500 also delivers rapid restore speeds – HP uniquely states restore speeds at up to 100% of the performance of ingest speeds.

Move Data Enterprise-Wide: StoreOnce Offers Unified Solutions for Federated Deduplication

Deduplicate anywhere -- at the application source or at the backup server or at the target appliance. Save time and money by moving data around the enterprise in its deduplicated state and manage backup and Disaster Recovery operations from a single pane of glass with StoreOnce Catalyst.
Centralize the backup of multiple remote sites, fan in up to 384 backup streams to a single fully configured StoreOnce 6500 target device.
HP StoreOnce Catalyst opens a range of disaster recovery configurations, one-to-many Disaster Recovery moves data simultaneously from one site to many sites, cascaded Disaster Recovery moves data sequentially from one site to any number of other sites.
HP StoreOnce Catalyst is supported with HP Data Protector, Symantec NetBackup and Backup Exec software through OST, Oracle RMAN and BridgeHead software. Catalyst over FC (under registered release) provides ISV control and source side deduplication benefits of StoreOnce Catalyst via FC fabric
Federated Catalyst (under registered release, see your HP rep or Reseller) allows Catalyst stores to span nodes to create fewer larger stores simplifying backup management in large environments.

Dependable Data Protection: Flexible, Available, Secure

HP StoreOnce 6500 is the first highly available large scale deduplication appliance with Autonomic Restart of backup jobs. Autonomic Restart ensures that, after a failure and system failover, the backup application jobs are able to restart automatically without any personnel involvement.
Built-in redundancy at every level for no single point of failure – includes hardware RAID 6, dual fabric support for backup jobs, dual path disk arrays, a dual path internal network and dual power supplies throughout. Hot spares further minimize the impact to availability.
The HP StoreOnce Security Pack delivers data-at-rest encryption, data-in-flight encryption and secure erase features across the HP StoreOnce portfolio to protect data on lost, stolen or decommissioned disk drives from unauthorized access.
StoreOnce Integrity Plus checks data in the backup process, during recovery and also continually checks the data when at rest, correcting errors if necessary to avoid the risk of corrupted backups.