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StoreWay™ Optima4600
 • A new generation of mid-range storage
 
StoreWay™ Optima4600
StoreWay Optima4600 offers availability, capacity and performance for virtualized entreprise applications
 
  • Fibre Channel 8Gb/s, iSCSI 1 or 10Gb/s host connections
  • SAS 6Gb/s back-end with up to 960 drives, 2.5’’ or 3.5’’ form factor
  • Improved architecture and latest processor technology doubling the performance
  • Performance and efficiency improved by SSD cache and block level auto-tiering
  • Storage adapted to virtualized environments
  • Complete software offer with thin provisioning, snapshot, local and remote replication, performance optimization, virtual cache partitioning
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    GLOBAL CHARACTERISTICS
  • Rack chassis version
  • 4U base including controllers, add 2U disks drawers;
    12x3.5’’ slots drawer or 24x2.5’’ slots drawer; maximum 960 disks (whatever the drawer type)
  • Total Storage Capacity
  • Up to 1.1 PB SAS or 3.8 PB NL-SAS
  • Disk modules (hot swap)
  • 3 to 960 disks
  • RAID capability
  • RAID0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and Triple Mirror
  • Interface to host
  • 8 or 16 Gb/s Fibre Channel, 1 Gb/s iSCSI, 10Gb/s iSCSI
  • Max number of port to host
  • 8 or 16/48x FC, 4/24x iSCSCI 1Gb/s, 4/24x 10Gb/s
  • Max number of channels to disks
  • 32x SAS 6Gb/s links
  • Power Supply Redundancy
  • Yes
  • Fan Redundancy
  • Yes
      
    CONTENT OF BASIC CHASSIS
  • RAID controller
  • Dual controller FC 8 or 16Gbps, iSCSI 1Gb or 10Gb, combo FC+iSCSI 1Gb or 10Gb
  • Cache memory per RAID controller
  • 24GB or 48GB per controller (96GB max total for the Optima4600)
  • Host Port Extension
  • 8ports FC 8 or 16Gbps HPE, 4ports iSCSI 1 or 10G HPE (6 HPE max)
  • Disk Port Extension
  • 8ports SAS 6Gb (4 DPE max) (total HPE+DPE=8)
  • Hot-Plug Power Supply
  • Yes
  • Battery Backup (BBU ou SPS)
  • BBU for copy of cache in flash on the controller in case of power down
  • Host Management
  • LAN TCP/IP, FC SES, snmp, smis provider, email events
      
    OPTIONS ON TOP OF BASIC CHASSIS
  • Additional RAID controller /SP
  • Upgrade Host Port extensions or Disk Port Extensions
  • Host Port Extension
  • Up to 6x 8ports FC 8 or 16Gbps HPE, up to 4x 4ports iSCSI (6 HPE max)
  • Disk Port Extension
  • Up to 4x 8ports SAS 6Gb (4 DPE max) (total HPE + DPE = 8)
  • Cache memory upgrade
  • Upgrade 24GB to 48GB per controller
  • Hard Disk Drives 7.2Krpm
  • 3,5’’ : 2TB, 3TB, 4TB
  • Hard Disk Drives 10Krpm
  • 2,5’’ : 300 GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB
  • Hard Disk Drives 15 Krpm
  • 2,5’’ : 300GB; 3,5’’ : 300 GB, 600GB ;
  • Solid State Drives
  • 2,5’’ and 3.5’’ : 100GB, 200GB, 400GB and 800GB
      
    STORAGE MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
  • Storage Management
  • StoreWay Optima Manager
  • Multi-path Management
  • StoreWay Multipath for Windows and Linux
    StoreWay Multipath for VMware
    StoreWay Multipath for AIX
  • LUN mapping/Multi-server storage access
  • Yes
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Performance Monitor, Performance Navigator, Performance Optimizer, Performance Monitor Suite, Performance Optimizer Suite (options)
  • Snap Shot
  • Dynamic snap volume (included with Local Data Replication)
  • Local Data Replication
  • Local data replication (option)
  • Remote Data Replication
  • Remote data replication/Consistency, Data Migration (options)
  • Other
  • Thin Provisioning, Power Saver (included with hardware)
    SSD cache, Virtual Cache Partitioning, SQL replication, Volume WORM , SecureEraser (options)
      
    PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS
  • Size of Rack chassis (HxWxD)
  • º Disk Array Controller Unit 175.4 x 480 x 602.5 mm
  • Extension module rack size (HxWxD)
  • 87.8 x 482x 513.2 mm
  • Weight
  • º Disk Array Controller Unit 47Kg
    º Disk Enclosure Controller Unit 29kg
  • Height standard EIA
  • º Disk Array Controller Unit 4U or 4 EIA
    º Disk Enclosure Controller Unit 2U or 2 EIA
      
    POWER
  • Power consumption (basic chassis)
  • FC : 1100W ; iSCSI 1G : 1090W; iSCSI 10G : 1130W
  • Power consumption (add-on disk encl.)
  • 3,5’’ SAS15k 315W; NL-SAS 260W ; 2,5’’ SAS10k 310W
  • Voltage
  • DAC : 4 plugs ; DE : 2 plugs AC100 à 240V; 50/60 Hz
      
    ENVIRONMENTAL CONSTRAINTS
  • Operating constraints
  • 5-40°C, 10%-80%
      
    SOFTWARE CERTIFICATION
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Yes including WSFC clusters
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Yes including WSFC clusters
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Yes including MSCS clusters
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • RHEL 5.5, 5.6, 5.7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • RHEL 6.1, 6.2, 6.3
  • Unix
  • AIX 5.3, AIX 6.1, AIX 7.1 including ARF for AIX, HP-UX, Solaris
  • Other OS
  • VMware ESX/ESXi 4.0, 4.1, ESXi 5.0, ESXi 5.1
      
    REGULATORY & SAFETY
  • Regulatory compliance
  • UL, CSA, CE, FCC
      
    WARRANTY
  • Standard warranty
  • 3 Years, Parts only (CRU) for hardware
  • Warranty extension
  • Bull Global Care : bronze, silver or gold (according to localisation)
     
     
     
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