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EMC VNX VG2 Gateway
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EMC VNX VG2 Gateway
VG2 combine a NAS head with industry leading SAN storage for a flexible, cost-effective implementation that maximizes the utilization of your existing
  • Experience NAS simplicity and efficiency
  • Maximize capacity utilization by adding an VG2 to your storage EMC
  • Enable your Microsoft and UNIX users to share files files through extensive multi-protocol support
  • # File X-Blades
  • 1 or 2
  • # Control Stations
  • 1 or 2
  • X-Blade: CPU/Memory
  • The latest 64 bit Intel Xeon 5600 Processor (6-core 2.83 GHz CPUs with 12 MB of Layer 3 cache) / 24 GB Double Data Rate 3 RAM (1333 MHz)
  • Max File Flex IO Modules per X-Blade
  • 3
  • Max Ports per X-Blade
  • º Min/Max 2/4/8 Gb/s FC Up to two Fibre Channel ports for tape connectivity; Two Fibre Channel or Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) ports for storage connectivity
    º Max IP 4
    º Max 1 GBaseT 4
    º 10 GbE iSCSI Min/Max 0/2
  • Management
  • One 10/100/1000 management port
      The VG2 connects via Fibre Channel or FCoE SAN to: EMC Symmetrix storage systems; EMC VNX™ series storage platforms; EMC CLARiiON® storage system. A single X-Blade configuration can be upgraded non-disruptively to a dual X-Blade configuration.

    Client connectivity facilities; File can be accessed by FTP, NFS (including pNFS), CIFS, and MPFS; Block access by native array connectivity (iSCSI and FC); Virtual Data Movers for Microsoft® Windows® clients; Ethernet Trunking; Link aggregation (IEEE 802.3ad); Virtual LAN (IEEE 802.1q); UNIX archive utilities (tar/cpio); Network Status Monitor (NSM) v1; Portmapper v2; Network Information Service (NIS) client; Supports Microsoft DFS as Leaf node or Root Server; Native Windows 2000/2003/2008 support; NT LAN Manager (NTLM); LDAP signing for Windows; Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Access-based Enumeration (ABE)
  • Management Software
  • Instance of VNX Operating Environment for File software
  • Supported Protocols
  • NFS, CIFS, FTP, FTP Secure (FTP over SSL), and IPv6; Network Lock Manager (NLM); Common Criteria Certification: EAL 3+ Assurance Level; Routing Information Protocol (RIP); Simple Network Management Protocol (SNNP); Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP); Address Resolution Protocol (ARP); Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP); Network Time Protocol (NTP) client; Simple Network Time Protocol (SNTP); Kerberos Authentication; Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
  • Software Suites
  • EMC Unisphere: provides a simple consolidated interface to manage both VNX, CLARiiON and EMC Celerra platforms; VNX Event Enabler (VEE): integration facilities with third-party vendors: Anti-virus: VNX integration with industry-leading, anti-virus vendors, Event Publishing VNX integration with industry-leading, quota-management, and auditing vendors; EMC VNX Replicator™: replicate over IP for disaster recovery, backup, and/or testing, VNX File-Level Retention (FLR): create WORM (write once/read many) file systems with specified retention periods; supports both an Enterprise and Compliance option VNX Multi-Path File System (MPFS): delivers improved performance and scalability over traditional NAS; Note: Virtual Provisioning™, Deduplication, and EMC SnapSure™ licenses are bundled.
  • Optional Wmware Facilities
  • VNX Plug-in for VMware: for provisioning, management, cloning and deduplication; EMC PowerPath®/VE: path management for iSCSI and Fibre Channel; Site Recovery Manager (SRM): managing failover and failback making disaster recovery rapid and reliable; Replication Manager: host-based management of array-based copies of data
  • Additionnal Options
  • PowerPath: path management; Replication Manager: host-based management of array-based copies of data; Cloud Tiering Appliance: transparent file-based tiering within and across platforms
  • Form factor
  • º Processor Enclosure 2 U
    º Control Station 1 U
  • Size (HxWxD)
  • 7 in. (17.78 cm) x 18.92 in. (48.06 cm) x 31.58 in. (80.21 cm)
  • Weight
  • 73.8 lb (33.48 kg): one blade enclosure, two Control
  • Temperature
  • 50–104 degrees F (10–40 degrees C)
  • Temperature Gradient
  • 18 degrees F/hr (10 degrees C/hr)
  • Humidity
  • 20 percent to 80 percent (non-condensing)
  • Altitude
  • 7,500 ft (2286 m) @ 104° F (40° C) max.
  • Input Voltage
  • 100 to 240 V AC, single-phase
  • Frequency
  • 50-60 Hz,
  • Power consumption
  • VG2 with 2 X-Blades and one control station : 590 VA (510 W) maximum
  • Heat Dissipation
  • VG2 with 2 X-Blades and one control station: 1.84 x 106 J/hr, (1,700 Btu/hr) maximum
  • Standard warranty
  • World Wide; 3 years Hardware Support, 9x5, Next Business Day, parts only
  • Extended Warranty
  • Bull’s GlobalCare offer: Bronze, Silver, Gold levels; depends on location
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