The 32TB Vess R2600fiD 3U 16-Bay SAS/SATA RAID Subsystem from Promise Technology is a cutting-edge, active-active, high-availability IP SAN solution that consolidates both block and file storage onto a single platform, providing small and medium businesses (SMBs) a cost-effective way to meet performance goals while simplifying administration. It features two 8 Gbps Fibre Channel, four iSCSI 1 Gbps ports and a dual controller design. Furthermore, it supports 6 Gbps and 3 Gbps SAS and SATA drives simultaneously.
The Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem also features three redundant hot-swappable PSUs and two hot-swappable redundant fans with battery backup units. It supports RAID levels 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10 (0+1), 30, 50 and 60. The Vess R2600iD Subsystem's PerfectRebuild feature reduces the time required to rebuild an array by more than 400%, delivering the performance and reliability you demand for your application. With CacheGuard Data Protection features, HDD cache backup and advanced battery flash backup, the subsystem ensures your data is safe in case of power loss.
Ultimate in Value, Flexibility and Reliability
The Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem's brilliant design consolidates both block and file storage onto a single platform*, providing SMBs a cost-effective way to meet performance goals while simplifying administration and adding flexibility. The high-availability, active-active Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem is designed for data-intensive industries, including mid-size to large-scale surveillance installations or cloud data centers where downtime is unacceptable and where large external storage capacity, support for on-demand expansion, long retention periods and reliable high-bandwidth throughput are a must.
*10G iSCSI model available in Q3, 2013
Optimized for Your Business Needs
The Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem conveniently allows you to select an operation mode optimized for video surveillance or for generic IT environments, delivering customized performance and expandable capacity for multiple storage requirements, including unstructured data, archiving and cloud data centers. With innovative features like PerfectRebuild, which can reduce the time required to rebuild an array by more than 400%, the subsystem delivers the performance and reliability you demand for your application.
Simplified Management and Support
Simplicity and ease of use are absolutely crucial for SMBs with limited IT resources. The Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem is designed specifically with SMBs in mind as it features One-Plug-Auto-Service (OPAS) to reduce maintenance complexity and streamline an easier tech support workflow. Simply plug in a USB drive and retrieve information about the system for tech support, upgrade firmware, reset passwords and much more.
Protection of Your Data
The Vess R2600fiD RAID Subsystem's CacheGuard Data Protection features, HDD cache backup and advanced battery flash backup ensure your data is safe in case of power loss. It delivers protection of HDD cache data and RAID controller write cache content beyond the standard 72-hour window, so you can rest assure knowing your data is protected even when disaster strikes.
• Cutting-edge, redundant, high-capacity archiving solution • Two 8 Gbps Fibre Channel and four iSCSI 1 Gbps ports • High-availability dual controller design • Supports 6 Gbps and 3 Gbps SAS and SATA drives simultaneously • Scale up to 112 hard disk drives via Vess J2000 series expansion units • Supports RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10 (0+1), 30, 50, 60 • Three redundant hot-swappable PSUs • Two hot-swappable redundant fans with battery backup units
Predictive Data Migration (PDM) Support volume copy Zero penalty cache mirroring PerfectRebuild - reduced rebuild time Hard disk cache protection* Asymmetric LUN Unit Access (ALUA) PerfectFlash non-disruptive image update Advanced battery flash backup
*Feature available in the Service Release 3
Compact and lightweight system design Efficient 80PLUS certified power supplies Embedded power consumption module Full levels of intelligent power management MAID 2.0 Energy savings on power scheduling