Special Correspondent

BANGALORE: Hewlett-Packard has launched the industry's first easy-to-use storage system that drives down cost and complexity for mid-market and small and medium businesses (SMBs) grappling with the challenge of exponential growth of data.

The All-in-One (AiO) system deliver a comprehensive storage solution that addresses a wide variety of needs ranging from application storage management and reliable data protection to affordable data storage. Using these systems, businesses with limited or no storage expertise will be able to store, share, manage, back-up and protect their rapidly growing applications and file data in a flexible networked storage environment.

At present, majority of the SMBs in India are using direct attached storage. "With the launch of HP StorageWorks AiO System, HP has created an entirely new category for storage solutions targeted at the SMB market in India," said Hemant Tiwari, Director, Enterprise Servers and Storage, TSG, HP India.