Storage management can be intimidating if you don't have the training or expertise, with things like RAID, LUN creation, and iSCSI requiring a broad knowledgebase. Then you have to figure out the best way to provision disks for the best performance and availability for file share, email, or database storage and logs. Now you've got a headache. HP X1000 Automated Storage Manager Software radically simplifies the creation, migration, growth, and protection of data stores by hiding complexity and presenting shared storage from an application point-of-view. Included with all HP X1000 series Network Storage Systems, the software is designed for those with little or no storage expertise and includes tools to easily migrate and manage data using automated best practice logic. Wizards and tools that require only a few mouse clicks to expertly set up and protect data storage make the move to networked storage a quick and painless experience.