Proavio DS240FS 7.2TB (24 x 300GB) 24-Bay SAS HDD RAID Array with Dual Controllers

Proavio DS240FS 7.2TB (24 x 300GB) 24-Bay SAS HDD RAID Array with Dual Controllers

Proavio DS240FS 7.2TB (24 x 300GB) 24-Bay SAS HDD RAID Array with Dual Controllers

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  • 7.2TB Total Storage Capacity
  • 24 x 300GB 2.5" SAS Hard Drives
  • 10,000 rpm Drives
  • Read Speeds up to 2,975 MB/s
  • Write Speeds up to 2,815 MB/s
  • 4 x SFP 16 Gb/s Optical Ports
  • Supports RAID 0/1/3/5/6/10/30/50/60/JBOD
  • WMware VSphere 5 Certifications
  • 2RU Form Factor
  • Redundant, Hot-Swap Power and Cooling
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Proavio DS240F8-F7TS overview

  • 1Description

The DS240FS 21.6TB (24 x 900GB) 24-Bay SAS HDD RAID Array with Dual Controllers from Proavio combines a dual active RAID design and twenty four 300GB 2.5" 10,000 rpm SAS hard drives for capturing, editing, and rendering full resolution videos without compromising on quality. This array offers four high-speed 16 Gb/s SFP optical ports on two controllers which delivers data at full performance and redundancy that is expected of an enterprise solution. It is designed in a 2RU form factor and includes 16GB of RAM.

The hot-swappable hard drives can be configured in RAID modes such as performance, redundancy, or both. This array supports SAN network configurations such as VMware, Xsan, and more. These features provide real-time file sharing in IT infrastructures as well as postproduction workflows. When the drives are set for performance, the increased read and write speeds will better handle 4K media formats such as DPX, RED R3D, ARRIRAW, and more. Furthermore, a dual-port 6 Gb/s SAS expansion bus allows data growth capacities up to 192TB with multiple expansion nodes.

This storage array comes equipped with redundant hot-swappable modules that offer power and cooling with dual power supplies and smart cooling fans. This feature provides redundancy and reliability for critical and intensive data applications. In addition to the modules, this array is compatible with Thunderbolt-to-FC bridging technologies to add support for both Fibre and Thunderbolt users.

Dual-Active Storage Platform
The DS240FS provides continuous, fail-safe access to your valuable media
This storage array comes preinstalled with twenty-four 300GB hard drives offering up a total capacity of 7.2TB
Optimized for Cinema
Designed for 4K resolution file formats and workflows
Performance Solution
Experience read and write speeds up to 2,975 MB/s
The DS240FS is compatible with Thunderbolt systems via an optional external adapter
Fibre Channel Workgroup Solution
Compatible with Xsan, MetaSAN, Stornext, Fibrejet, and SANmp.
In the Box
Proavio DS240FS 7.2TB (24 x 300GB) 24-Bay SAS HDD RAID Array with Dual Controllers
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Proavio DS240F8-F7TS specs

    Total Raw Capacity 192 TB
    Maximum Number of Drives Supported 120
    Included Storage Capacity 7.2 TB
    24 x 300 GB 10,000 rpm, 2.5" SAS hard drives
    Form Factor 2 x dual active-active controllers
    24-Disk, 2 RU storage/SAN array
    Memory 16 GB (2 x 8 GB)
    Ports 4 x 16 Gb/s FC, SFP, optical
    2 x 6 Gb/s SAS ports
    Disk Support 2.5" / SAS SSD / 6 Gb/s and 12 Gb/s
    2.5" / 10,000 rpm enterprise SAS / 6 Gb/s
    Storage Protocols 16 Gb/s Fibre Channel
    RAID & Volume Operation RAID level 0 ( 0+1 ), 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, and JBOD
    Multiple array support
    Up to 128 logical volumes
    Hot-swap drive support
    Global and dedicated spare drive assignment
    Online volume expansion
    High Availability Dual-active RAID controller
    Flexible RAID group ownership management
    Multi-path and load-balancing support
    Expansion 6 Gb/s SAS Expansion Bus (SFF8088), Up to 96 Disks
    Infrastructure Support Direct attached or SAN
    OS Support Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008, Linux, Mac OS X, VMware VSphere/ESX
    Performance Up to 3,500 MB/s
    Hot-Swap Support 2 x 400 W, 80 PLUS, load-balancing, hot-swap power modules
    Power Requirements 90 to 264 VAC
    7.5 to 4 A, 47 to 63 Hz (each module)
    System Cooling 2 x hot-swap smart fan modules
    Operating Temperature 50 to 104°F / 10 to 40°C
    Relative Humidity 10 to 85% non-condensing
    Compliance RoHS, CE, TUV, FCC
    Certifications VMware VSphere 5
    SAN Software Compatibility FibreJet, MetaSAN, SANmp, Stornext, and Xsan
    Dimensions 22.0 x 19.0 x 3.5" / 55.9 x 48.3 x 8.9 cm
    Weight 44 lb / 20.0 kg (32 lb / 14.5 kg without disk drives)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 80.0 lb

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