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Media Alert: Hitachi Data Systems Showcasing Solutions for Microsoft Applications and Private Cloud at Microsoft TechEd

HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/12/14 -- Hitachi Data Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced it is demonstrating solutions for Microsoft® customers at Microsoft TechEd North America, Microsoft's premier technology conference for IT professionals and enterprise developers, May 12-15 in Houston, Texas. Hitachi Data Systems, a Microsoft Gold level sponsor at this event, offers a wide range of solutions to help customers ensure efficiency, resilience and agility of Microsoft server and application environments.


Microsoft TechEd North America 2014
George R. Brown Convention Center - Hitachi Booth 1609
Houston, Texas


"In today's dynamic market, companies require IT infrastructure designed for rapid deployment and application mobility between private clouds and public clouds," said Ralph Lobato, director of Microsoft Global Alliance, Hitachi Data Systems. "We are proud to deliver Hitachi Unified Compute Platform solutions that deliver on this requirement with Microsoft Private Cloud Fast Track V4 validation. Hitachi is committed to continuing investment in Microsoft solutions that drive a significant business impact for our joint customers."

Demos include

  • Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Microsoft® Private Cloud, with replication via Hitachi Storage Cluster

  • Adapters and integrations for Microsoft System Center

  • Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for Microsoft® SQL Server®, Data Warehouse

  • Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000), which can improve disaster tolerance, application transparency and availability for Microsoft applications

  • Hitachi Data Systems data protection solutions for Microsoft applications

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About Hitachi Data Systems
Hitachi Data Systems provides information technologies, services and solutions that help companies improve IT costs and agility, and innovate with information to make a difference in the world. Our customers gain compelling return on investment (ROI), unmatched return on assets (ROA), and demonstrable business impact. With approximately 6,300 employees worldwide, Hitachi Data Systems does business in more than 100 countries and regions. Our products, services and solutions are trusted by the world's leading enterprises, including more than 70% of the Fortune 100 and more than 80% of the Fortune Global 100. Visit us at

About Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 326,000 employees worldwide. The company's consolidated revenues for fiscal 2012 (ended March 31, 2013) totaled 9,041 billion yen ($96.1 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, power systems, construction machinery, high functional material & components, automotive systems and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at

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