HPE SimpliVity 380 Gen10 G Node (R2G96A)


Is complexity in your data center slowing you down?

HPE SimpliVity 380 gives IT organizations the agility and economics of the cloud with the control and governance of onpremises IT. It delivers a powerhouse hyperconverged solution optimized to support the world’s most efficient and resilient data centers. This solution dramatically simplifies IT by combining infrastructure and advanced data services for virtualized workloads on a single device. Delivered on HPE ProLiant DL380 servers, the HPE SimpliVity 380 is a compact, scalable, 2U rackmounted building block that consolidates server, storage, and storage networking services. By delivering a complete set of advanced functionalities, SimpliVity solutions enable dramatic improvements in the operational efficiency, management, protection, and performance of all virtualized workloads for a fraction of the cost and complexity compared to today’s traditional infrastructure stack.

What's New

  • HPE SimpliVity 380 supports VMware ESXi 7.0.

  • HPE SimpliVity 380 Gen10 G now supports x24 SSD kits with new 32 TB licenses and Read Intensive drives.

  • HPE SimpliVity 380 G / 380 H Platforms supports the redesigned “Network Choice” server which provides greater flexibility in the primary networking selection.

  • HPE SimpliVity now supports HPE StoreOnce, or customers who need a simple, cost effective, efficient, archiving solution to centralize data, lower costs, or adhere to long term backup policies.

  • Backup via Cloud Bank and/or HPE Cloud Volumes.


1. Complete Hyperconvergence in a Fully Integrated System

The HPE SimpliVity 380 combines x86 resources, storage, and storage networking in a single hyperconverged system with advanced functionality.

Simplifies management and delivers outstanding cost efficiency and agility.

Increased visibility and control of the entire virtualized environment via unified management.

Delivers orchestrated, simultaneous deployment and upgrades so you can deploy more simply and respond to business needs faster.

Unify virtual machines and infrastructure tasks to reduce virtual machine (VM) sprawl and over-provisioning.

2. Peak and Predictable Performance

The HPE SimpliVity 380 delivers an all-flash solution delivering predictable and near linear performance at near-wire speeds while reducing latency.

Hardware driven in-line deduplication, compression, and optimization helps reduce I/O and network traffic while dramatically shrinking backup window requirements.

3. On Demand Scale-in and Scale-out

The HPE SimpliVity 380 can easily expand or contract configurations as your needs change.

Each node supports a large number of fully protected virtual machines (VMs).

A networked collection of nodes at both local and remote sites are managed as a single entity.

Flexibility to expand node storage and add a second CPU (with additional memory) to 1P nodes within the field.

Federations scale up to 96 nodes. Heterogenous federation support (clusters HPE SimpliVity 380 Gen9/Gen10 and legacy HPE SimpliVity can be federated with clusters of HPE SimpliVity 380 G, HPE SimpliVity 325 Gen10 and HPE SimpliVity 2600 Gen10).

4. Advanced Data Services

The HPE SimpliVity 380 delivers always-on deduplication and compression to significantly reduce capacity utilization.

Built-in resiliency, backup, and disaster recovery for enterprise-grade data protection.

Policy-based, virtual machine (VM) centric management to streamline operations.

HPE SimpliVity RapidDR is a Disaster Recovery(DR) orchestration tool for HPE SimpliVity platforms to simplify, automate, and accelerate offsite DR for rapid recovery of applications.

Optional Data at Rest Encryption (DARE) support.

Technical Specifications
HPE SimpliVity 380 Gen10 G Node (R2G96A)




1 or 2 Intel Xeon® Scalable Processors, depending on configuration


8 to 28 cores per processor, depending on processor selected


128 GB to 3,072 GB per node, depending on configuration


1. Select one storage kit for the node

2. Choose either read intensive or mixed use drive configuration


Read Intensive:

  • Qty 1 of Q9Y49A (6×1.92 TB) is required for HPE SimpliVity 380 G 6x SSD
  • Qty 2 of R2Z28A (4×1.92 TB) is required for HPE SimpliVity 380 G 8x SSD
  • Qty 3 of R2Z28A (4×1.92 TB) is required for HPE SimpliVity 380 G 12x SSD
  • Qty 4 of R2Z28A (4×1.92 TB) is required for HPE SimpliVity 380 G 16x SSD
  • Qty 6 of R2Z28A (4×1.92 TB) is required for HPE SimpliVity 380 G 24x SSD

Ethernet 1Gb LOM embedded, 10Gb FLOM

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Server Warranty includes 3-year parts, 3-year labor, 3-year onsite support with next business day response. Additional information regarding worldwide limited warranty and technical support is available at: https://techlibrary.hpe.com/us/en/enterprise/servers/warranty/

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