Hitachi AMS2300 Disk Array

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Product Details

Manufacturer: Hitachi
Part #: AMS2300
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Hitachi AMS2300 Disk Array


Hitachi has announced End-of-Service for all AMS2300 models as of September 30, 2017. To ensure proper maintenance and protection of your data, and storage equipment, please contact us about our maintenance and service options.

Spectra buys and sells used and refurbished Hitachi AMS2300 storage systems, expansion shelves, disks, and repair parts. We custom-configure every system to your specification and sell only fully tested, proven equipment that we are proud to stand behind. We offer an industry-leading unconditional 90 day guarantee, as well maintenance and support options that can be tailored to your needs.  

We will even take the service call if you are not a current customer! Please visit our Maintenance page to find out more!

Hitachi AMS2300 SAN systems come fully redundant, with dual controllers that automate storage management tasks. The symmetric active/active architecture with dynamic load balancing provides integrated, automated, front-to-back-end I/O load balancing. The AMS2300 is one the best bang-for-your-buck systems available on the market today.

Since 1982, Spectra is your global source for used and refurbished Hitachi storage systems!

Component AMS 2300
Number of controllers 2
Mirrored Data Cache 8GB or 16GB
Maximum LUNs 4096
Maximum LUN size 60TB
Maximum drives in controller tray 15
Maximum standard disk expansion trays (3U, 15 disks) 15
Maximum dense expansion trays (4U, 48 SATA/SAS 7200 rpm disks) 4
Maximum sff disk expansion trays (2U, 24 SAS 10K rpm disks) 9
Maximum internal raw capacity 708TB (3TB, 7200 RPM, SATA)
138TB (600GB, 15K RPM, SAS)
Disk drive options 300GB SAS (10K RPM, 2.5 in.)
600GB SAS (10K RPM, 2.5 in.)
300GB SAS (15K RPM, 3.5 in.)
600GB SAS (15K RPM, 3.5 in.)
3TB SATA II (7200 RPM, 3.5 in.)
2TB SAS (7200 RPM, 3.5 in.)
Self-encrypting disk drive options 600GB (15K RPM, 3.5 in.)
Internal Flash Drives 200GB (SAS)
Minimum-maximum number of drives 4-240
Max number of flash drives 60
SAS links 16
RAID-0 Yes (SAS drives only)
RAID-1 Yes
RAID-1+0 Yes
RAID-5 Yes
RAID-6 Yes
Model upgrade options with data in place 2500
RAID-6 Yes


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provided Hitachi storage products are put through a rigorous refurbishment, reconditioning and testing process.

We guarantee our products to be:

  • Original equipment manufactured and serial numbered numbered by Hitachi
  • Configured to exact user specifications
  • Fully refurbished to manufacturers standards of new [ETN]
  • All hard drives are 72 hour burn in/Load Tested
  • Complete with manufacturers ship group
  • Provided with 90 day warranty
  • Shipped in a timely manner



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