Proavio DS240FS Series 24-Bay 2.5" Enterprise SAS SSD Powered SAN Storage Solution (2U, 19.2TB)

Proavio DS240FS Series 24-Bay 2.5" Enterprise SAS SSD Powered SAN Storage Solution (2U, 19.2TB)

Proavio DS240FS Series 24-Bay 2.5" Enterprise SAS SSD Powered SAN Storage Solution (2U, 19.2TB)

Proavio DS240FS Series 24-Bay 2.5" Enterprise SAS SSD Powered SAN Storage Solution (2U, 19.2TB)

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Proavio DS240FS overview

  • 1Description

The 24-bay DS240FS Series Enterprise SAN Storage Solution is an ultra-dense 2U rack storage solution that leverages 2.5" SSD and delivers the good system reliability and performance for mission critical production workflows. An active-active, 16G Fibre controller system design provides users with continuous availability of media files at data transfer rates up to 3,500 MB/s (RAID 5). A dual-port, 6G SAS expansion provides instantaneous capacity growth capabilities by adding JBOD expansion nodes (available separately). User can extend compatibility with Thunderbolt-to-FC bridging technology and add simultaneous support for both Fibre and Thunderbolt users. From HD to 4K, the DS240FS is suitable for high resolution media formats such as DPX, RED R3D, ARRIRAW, Arri Alexa, uncompressed HD, DSLR RAW and more.

Fail-safe RAID protection
Designed for 4K resolution file formats and workflows
Professional-grade, hot-swap components for 24/7 operation
Instantly add high-speed FC storage to any Thunderbolt enabled system
Compatible with Xsan, MetaSAN, Stornext, Fibrejet and SANmp
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Proavio DS240FS Series 24-Bay 2.5" Enterprise SAS SSD Powered SAN Storage Solution (2U, 19.2TB)
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Proavio DS240FS specs

    Capacity 19.2 TB
    Form Factor 2 x Active-active controllers
    24-disk, 2 RU storage/SAN array
    Memory 16 GB (2 x 8 GB)
    Data I/O Ports 4 x 16G FC, SFP, optical
    Disk Support 2.5", SAS SSD, 6 Gb/s & 12 Gb/s
    Storage Protocols 16G fibre channel
    RAID & Volume Operation RAID level 0 (0+1), 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60 & JBOD
    Multiple array support
    Up to 128 logical volumes
    Hot-swap drive support
    Spare drive assignment
    Online volume expansion
    High Availability Dual-active RAID controller
    Synchronized cache
    Flexible RAID group ownership management
    Multi-path & load-balancing support (Microsoft MPIO)
    Expansion 6 Gb/s SAS Expansion Bus (SFF8088), up to 96 disks
    OS Support Mac OS, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Linux, VMware, ESX
    Certifications VMware VSphere 5
    Compliance RoHS, CE, TUV, FCC
    SAN Compatibility FibreJet, MetaSAN, SANmp, Stornext, Xsan
    System Cooling 2 x Hot-swap smart fan modules
    Hot-Swap Power Modules 2 x 400 W, 80+, PFC, load-balancing, hot-swap power modules
    Power Requirements 90 to 264 VAC full range
    8 to 4 A, 47 to 63 Hz
    Operating Temperature 50 to 104°F / 10 to 40°C
    Relative Humidity 10 to 85% non-condensing
    Dimensions 22.0 x 19.0 x 3.4" / 55.9 x 48.3 x 8.6 cm
    Weight 34.0 lb / 15.4 kg

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