JMR Electronics BlueStor 16 Bay PCIe x8 Extender Storage System (48 TB)

JMR Electronics BlueStor 16 Bay PCIe x8 Extender Storage System (48 TB)

JMR Electronics BlueStor 16 Bay PCIe x8 Extender Storage System (48 TB)

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Product Highlights

  • 3U 16 Bay Rackmount Enclosure
  • Sixteen 3.5" (8.89 cm) Canisters
  • Hot-Swappable HDDs
  • Dual Hot-Swappable Power Supplies
  • Up to 48 TB Capacity w/ SATA Drives
  • Up to 9.6 TB Capacity w/ SAS 15K Drives
  • 1750 MBps Data Transfer Rate
  • Five x8 PCIe Slots
  • PCIe x8 Host Connectivity
  • SAS/SATA JBOD or RAID Controller
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  • 1Description

The BlueStor 16 Bay PCIe x8 Extender Storage System (48 TB) from JMR Electronics is an enterprise-class product featuring 16 hot-swappable 3 Gbps or 6 Gbps SAS/SATA disk drive bays, four high velocity hot-swappable cooling fans and dual 350W (N+1) hot-swappable power supplies. It also features an internal SAS expander for single cable connection to a SAS host controller and a 5 slot PCIe backplane providing expansion ports for any compatible user installed PCIe cards. The Gen 2 PCIe backplane has five x8 PCIe slot sand is supplied with an x16 PCIe host switch card. The BlueStor PCIe Extender essentially extends your host server's PCIe bus outside the server that provides additional slots for any application. You may or may not utilize the sixteen drive storage subsystem shared in the common PCIe Extender enclosure. The sixteen SAS/SATA disk drives are connected by an internal SAS controller occupying one or two of the five PCIe slots. The remaining PCIe slots may be used for any PCIe compatible cards including NICs, HBAs, RAID controllers and more. To connect the BlueStor PCIe Extender to your server, an x8 PCIe external port of the server is required. This port is provided by a plug-in card that occupies a single PCIe slot in the host. It creates an external x8 PCIe connector that makes the x8 PCIe bus available to the Extender.

The Extender Storage System is a 3U 16 bay rackmount enclosure
It features sixteen 3.5" (8.89 cm) disk canisters
It has hot-swappable HDDs and dual hot-swappable power supplies
It features an internal SAS connector for SAS drives and an optional SATA interface is also available
The PCIe Extender provides up to 48 TB capacity (per enclosure) with SATA drives and up to 9.6 TB capacity (per enclosure)with SAS 15K drives
It provides data transfer rate of up to 1750 MBps
The Extender features five x8 PCIe slots and one PCIe x8 host connection
The Extender Storage System is a SAS/SATA JBOD or RAID controller
In the Box
JMR Electronics BlueStor 16 Bay PCIe x8 Extender Storage System (48 TB)
  • KPSI-2-16 JMR Two Port HBA
  • CBL-00814-02 PCIe External Cable
  • 16x 3 TB HDDs
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Form Factor 3U
    Bays 16
    • Up to 48 TB with SATA drives
    • Up to 9.6 TB with SAS 15K drives*

    *Based on current drive capacities

    Host Connectivity One PCIe x8
    Data Transfer Rate Up to 1750 MBps
    PCIe Expansion Slots Five x8
    Canisters Sixteen 3.5" (8.89 cm)
    Fan Includes 2 internal cooling fans
    Power Supply Power:
    620 W (N+1)
    Power factor correction
    100-260 VAC; 50-60 Hz
    +5V @ 35A
    -5V @ 0.5A
    +12V @ 22A
    -12V @ 0.8A
    +3.3V @ 20A
    Dimensions (HxWxD) 5.21 x 19 x 21" (132 x 483 x 533 mm)
    Weight 35.05 lb (15.90 kg)(excluding drives)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 96.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 21.0 x 17.42 x 5.21"
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