Hitachi Data Systems (HDS)

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) Compute systems are a result of more than 50 years of Hitachi investment, innovation and leadership in technology.  Hitachi is a leader in the enterprise storage market with their 99.999% uptime and reliability. The same characteristics that have made HDS a leader in the storage market have been applied to the HDS Compute servers. The Hitachi Compute Blade Server family meets the demanding needs of mission critical data centers with enterprise class features.

Hitachi Compute Blade Server:
Hot-swap and redundant components for high availability
Multi-blade scaling with SMP technology
Optimized efficiency with hardware-based logical partitioning (LPAR)

Hitachi Compute Blade platform supports a range of blade options and can tailor I/O capability to create a system precisely optimized for your application.


HDS Compute Blade 2000

Mission Critical Blade Technology

Hitachi Compute Blade 2000 platform combines the traditional benefits of blade technology with the high-end features demanded by managers of today’s mission critical data centers and cloud applications – especially for consolidation at the application and data tiers. Its flexible I/O and LPAR virtualization allows tailored configurations matched to application needs, with the ability to dynamically adapt to changing workload demands.

Ideal for:

Mission Critical Application
Database Server

Processors & memory

2 - E5-2600v2 processors 24 Cores 
1.5 TB physical memory
Logical partitioning (LPAR)


HDS Compute Blade 500

Blade Technology that fits your application

Hitachi Compute Blade 500 combines the high-end features needed in today's mission critical data center with the high compute density and adaptable architecture you need to lower costs and protect investment. The flexible architecture and logical partitioning feature of Hitachi Compute Blade 500 allow configurations to exactly match application needs, and multiple applications to easily and securely co-exist in the same chassis.

Ideal for:

High Performance Clustering
Big Data Analytics

Processors & memory CB520v2

2 x E5-2600v2 processors
1.5 TB physical memory


2 x E5-4600 processors
3.0 Tb physical memory


8 x E5-8800v2 processors or E7-4800v2 processors
12 Tb physical memory

Additional Information HDS Compute Blade 2000 Datasheet
HDS Compute Blade 2000 White Paper HDS Compute Blade 500 Datasheet
HDS Compute Blade 500 White Paper