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HPE ProLiant DX systems integrated with Nutanix software

With Nutanix Enterprise Cloud software integrated in the HPE factory, the HPE ProLiant DX family of systems enables organizations to build infrastructure delivering the simplicity and agility of public cloud services, with the control and security required in private cloud environments.

HPE ProLiant DX customers receive the same Nutanix compute, storage, virtualization, and network functionality, combined with the company's intuitive, consumer-grade management that has made Nutanix one of the industry’s most popular hyperconverged solutions.

Which HPE System Models are Qualified?

A range of HPE ProLiant DX Gen10 appliances are available, including 1U and 2U form factors with 1, 2 and 4-node models. Available configure-to-order options include the latest generation of Intel Xeon Cascade Lake and AMD Epyc 7002 series processors, various memory, storage types, disk form factors and capacities, and access to hundreds of thousands of different platform combinations.

Download Solution Brief: AMD EPYC™ 7002 Series Processors and Nutanix on HPE ProLiant DX

The available range of supported platform and component configurations can be found on the ProLiant DX specsheet page here.

HPE GreenLake with Nutanix

With a pay-as-you-go consumption model HPE GreenLake with Nutanix Enterprise Cloud software provides infrastructure on-demand on-premises that are billed as it is used. There is no up-front purchase. In addition to a public cloud-like billing model, customers also have the option to outsource operations to HPE PointNext services.

HPE ProLiant DX8000 rugged system

Nutanix software on the HPE ProLiant DX8000 combines operational technology (OT)—such as data acquisition, control systems, and industrial networks—with enterprise-class IT in an easily managed, simple to scale, rugged system suited for harsh edge environments.


  • Build a complete private cloud infrastructure with HPE GreenLake or HPE ProLiant DX systems integrated with Nutanix Enterprise Cloud software.
  • Eliminate expensive and complex storage area networks by simplifying your datacenter using on-board storage resources in HPE ProLiant DX systems.
  • Radically simplify infrastructure management with one-click software upgrades, infrastructure scaling, and troubleshooting – freeing IT staff to focus on business applications rather than the infrastructure.
  • Start small and scale your infrastructure without limits by adding ProLiant DX systems one at a time to your cluster.
  • Cut the cost of virtualization with the Nutanix AHV hypervisor and integrated virtualization management.
  • Build your private cloud easily with HPE GreenLake or HPE ProLiant DX systems and Nutanix Enterprise Cloud software with no change to your HPE tooling or operations.

Nutanix Mine for HPE

Nutanix Mine for HPE is a dedicated secondary storage solution designed to protect your Nutanix and HPE ProLiant DX or HPE Edgeline DX environments.

  • Offers the advanced functionality and support of either Veeam Backup & Replication™ Enterprise Plus or Nutanix Mine for HYCU
  • Delivers an integrated backup solution to eliminate additional complexity associated with legacy secondary and/or backup software solutions
  • Provides true simplicity by allowing customers to leverage Prism as the single pane of glass to manage both production and backup infrastructure


Get an inside look at the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS and how the AOS distributed storage fabric and AHV work on HPE ProLiant DX.

How Nutanix Works on HPE ProLiant
How Nutanix Works on HPE ProLiant


These best practices walk you through key system design issues from procurement to configuration and deployment.



How Nutanix Works on HPE ProLiant


HPE ProLiant DX systems integrated with Nutanix software are certified by SAP for both HANA and NetWeaver landscapes to handle your most demanding operational workloads.

  • Delivers the performance, availability and simplified management to allow IT to focus on business objectives, rather than running infrastructure
  • Be more agile by easily adjusting HANA sizing and rapidly deploying copies of HANA DBs for dev, test and other applications’ use
  • Save on infrastructure silos and operational costs and free up budget to invest in other IT innovation projects

How is Nutanix Software on HPE Supported?

Nutanix and HPE provide the highest level of support for the complete solution of Nutanix software and HPE Proliant DX appliances. Nutanix addresses all software-related issues, and coordinates with HPE with a handoff for hardware support cases when required.

Customers can also benefit from Nutanix Pulse and Alerts for proactive, continuous, intelligent system monitoring and call-home functionality.

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