The 32TB Vess R2600iD 16-Bay 8x 1GbE iSCSI to 6Gb SAS/SATA RAID Subsystem from Promise Technology is a cutting-edge, dual active-active, high-availability IP SAN solution that consolidates both block and file storage onto a single platform, providing small to medium businesses a cost-effective way to meet performance goals while simplifying administration. It features four iSCSI 1 Gbps host connect ports and a dual controller design. Furthermore, it supports 6 Gbps and 3 Gbps SAS and SATA drives simultaneously.
The Vess R2600iD 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. Its CacheGuard data protection features, HDD cache backup and advanced battery flash backup ensure your data is safe in case of power loss.
Ultimate in Value, Flexibility and Reliability
The Vess R2600iD 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 dual active-active Vess R2600iD 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 R2600iD 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 Vess R2600iD Subsystem delivers the performance and reliability you demand for your application.
Simplifying Management and Support
Simplicity and ease of use are absolutely crucial for SMBs with limited IT resources. The Vess R2600iD 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 the user can retrieve information about the system for tech support, upgrade firmware, reset passwords and much more.
Protection of Your Data
The Vess R2600iD 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 assured knowing your data is protected even when disaster strikes.
• Cutting-edge, redundant, high-capacity archiving solution • Support for on-demand expansion, ideal for cloud data centers • Four iSCSI 1 Gbps host connect 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 • Three redundant hot-swappable PSUs • Two hot-swappable redundant fans with battery backup units
*Microsoft WHQL for Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012** VMWare ESXi 5.x and Citrix XenServer certifications to be ready in Q2, 2013
Data Protection: 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