Special Price Agreement – HP Enterprise – CSPQ Members


PCD Solutions is now an authorized reseller for the special price agreement on HP Enterprise server products and hyperconverged systems for CSPQ members

Timeframe: October to December 2016 (agreement to be re-evaluated/renewed on a quarterly basis)

Agreement objectives

For the past few months, HP Enterprise has been working with the CSPQ so that HP’s products, including the latest solutions in its range of enterprise servers as well as its hyperconverged solutions, are officially included in the purchase agreement for all CSPQ members.

Starting October 11, CSPQ member organizations can take advantage of specially negotiated prices to obtain the most awarded products from HP Enterprise.

The products, configurations, and options available through this agreement include:

  • Rack servers – HPE PROLIANT DL380P Gen9
  • Tower servers – HPE PROLIANT ML350 Gen9
  • Hyperconverged solutions (equivalent to the HC380 model)  –  HPE HYPER CONVERGED (équivalent au modèle HPE HC380)
 Some of the proposed models


Download the list of available HPE products and models – Oct to Dec. 2016
Don’t hesitate to contact us for any assistance or question

Information request : cspq@pcdsolutions.com
Toll free : 1 (866) 393-1322, ask for the CSPQ team


HPE DL380P Gen9 Servers
Base System. Traditional server architecture
Converged Infrastructure (CI)
with Store Virtual VSA
For VMware vSphere and other workloads
HyperConverged Infrastructure (HCI)
For VMware vSphere and vSAN
 hc380p  hc380  
From 2,955$  From 8,853$ From 8,853$

Tailored Solutions for your Business

This gives us the flexibility to respond to a wide variety of needs and projects:

Server consolidation

VMware / Hyper-V / other virtualization projects

VVirtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

VMware vSAN / HPE VSA virtual storage

Deployment of specialized applications

Disk based back-up (or virtual libraries)

Disaster recovery infrastructure

Service to regional offices

Cloud projects

Why you should choose HP Enterprise servers and hyperconverged systems

HPE offers the most advanced, the most recognized, and the most awarded server solutions in the industry. Behind the legendary fame of the DL380 servers and HC380 hyperconverged systems are:


(Link to Gartner Analysis)

The industry recognition – Gartner positioned HPE as a leader

  • The highest standards of quality and performance
  • More than 85 patented innovations
  • Well-thought out configurations that can grow with your business
  • implified operations using HPE OneView and iLO management tools
  • Exclusive technologies:
    • HPE StoreVirtual VSA – Transform internal storage (or direct attached) of your server into a shared virtual storage pool.  Solution is based on HPE Lefthand proven technology and is fully compatible with VMware, KVM and Hyper-V.
    • HPE StoreOnce VSA – Give you the flexibility to perform back-up to disks while reducing your total storage costs.


HP Entreprise site / DL380 Gen9 Server  : https://www.hpe.com/ca/en/servers/rack.html
HP Entreprise site / Hyperconverged systems  : https://www.hpe.com/ca/en/integrated-systems/hyper-converged.html

Before ordering

Several custom configuration options are available. To help you build a system tailored to your needs, the PCD Solutions team works as the Quebec HP Enterprise certified partner-reseller for CSPQ agreement members.

In addition to advising you on products and architecture, the team will prevent any errors in your order by confirming several key technical aspects with you.


For example:

  • Type of infrastructure project
  • Budget and schedule
  • Availability of stock
  • Scalability of the solution
  • Software licensing requirements
  • Compatibility of components
  • Type of service coverage required
 Some key questions to ask yourself :

  • Which type of application?
  • Which platform OS?
  • Traditional or Hyperconverged architecture?
  • Physical server format?
  • How many processors? % future expansion?
  • How much memory? % future expansion?
  • Data storage volume? % future expansion?
  • How many, what type, what speed for network cards?
  • Need for component redundancy?
  • Need for high availability?
  • Data protection process?
About PCD
  • HP Enterprise Platinum level partner (highest designation)
  • The most important VMware partner in Quebec (ELA, cloud projects, VDI, vSphere 6, vSAN, NSX, vRealize Automation licensing agreements)
  • Team includes many HPE MASE and VMware VCAP certified specialists
  • Multidisciplinary skills (applications – BD – OS – licensing – servers – virtualization – cloud – network – storage – high availability – recovery – etc.)
  • Extensive experience in planning, budgeting, architecture, and implementation of cloud integration projects for businesses
  • Advisory approach and transfer of knowledge to make your team as autonomous as possible


Why choose PCD Solutions as partner?

To ensure that you receive good advice and make the right choices

To take advantage of the guaranteed lowest prices on the market and the special prices negotiated for CSPQ members

PCD Solutions is the leading partner-reseller of HP Enterprise technologies in Quebec with over 20 years of experience

Customized acquisition process (standardized products, inventory tracking and reservation, etc.)

In-depth understanding of Quebec Health and Public Sector processes and standards

To order – Information request and contacts

Don’t hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to provide you with detailed information about the agreement so that you can take full advantage of it. Please also provide us with contact information for all those interested in receiving our Newsletter and updates. Email to request information : cspq@pcdsolutions.com




Our team

 marie-josee_bolduc_grand-format-carre Marie-Josée Bolduc, PCD Solutions
Account Manager, Public Sector

Office : (514) 744-1322 x.232
Cell : (514) 653-0709
Email :

Serge Leboeuf
Internal sales

PCD Solutions

Office : (514) 744-1322 x.298
Cell : (514) 647-2365
Email : sleboeuf@pcdsolutions.com



Hélène Charbonneau
Internal sales

PCD Solutions

Office : (514) 744-1322 x.238
Cell : (514) 984-9812

Email : hcharbonneau@pcdsolutions.com


Julie Tremblay
Internal sales

PCD Solutions

Office : (514) 744-1322 x.243
Cell : (514) 234-2526
Email : jtremblay@pcdsolutions.com