Hitachi Data Systems
Delivering cloud-based storage, disaster recovery and data services
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is a subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd., one of the world’s largest global electronics companies with 326,000 employees and more than US$96 billion in revenue. HDS serves both the public and private sectors in more than 100 countries and regions. Its client base includes more than 70% of Fortune 100 companies and more than 80% of Fortune Global 100 companies.
CGI has partnered with HDS since 1999. Using HDS storage technologies, CGI has built a cloud-based, multi-client storage environment and an enterprise storage platform with 100% data availability, combining storage virtualization with unified block, file and object data management.
Our partnership with HDS enables us to procure storage via the traditional CAPEX route or via an innovative OPEX model, providing our clients with the benefit of a flexible, scalable, pay-per-use pricing model.
CGI is among a select group of companies that is part of the Hitachi TrueNorth Partner Program for Global Systems Integrators, an elite program that provides CGI with a high level of account support and go-to-market advantages. CGI also is a Hitachi Certified Cloud Service Provider, making us one of the few global cloud service providers that delivers cloud services to clients powered by Hitachi.
CGI services supported by HDS
- Storage as a service
- Archiving as a service within Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, database, network-attached storage and other environments
- Bottomless edge-to-core storage (using the Hitachi Content Platform and Hitachi Data Ingestor)
- File sync and share as a service (using the Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere)
- Data vaulting
- Disaster recovery as a service
For more information on CGI’s HDS technology expertise and capabilities, contact us.