Hitachi Thunder 9970V Disk Array

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9970V Disk Array

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Manufacturer: Hitachi
Part #: 9970V Disk Array
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Hitachi Thunder 9970V Disk Array

The Hitachi Lightning 9970 Disk Array, with an open system and z/OS connectivity, has all the high-speed, high-availability of the advanced Lightning 9900V Series in a single solution. The Hitachi Lightning 9970 Disk Array has redundant, hot-swappable active components and a mirrored cache for always-on data access and non-disruptive maintenance. It also provides around the clock data protection the ensure your mission critical data is available all the time. The Hitachi Lightning 9970 Disk Array has point-in-time copies for disaster recovery, tape-less vaulting, data warehousing/data mining, or application testing, and allows scalable backup/restore functions.

  • 5 to 128 disk drives (with spares)
  • Disk capacity: 73 to 146GB
  • High-throughput, dual-ported 10,000RPM and 15,000RPM Fibre Channel disk drives
  • Total raw capacity: 17.5TB
  • Maximum usable capacity: 15TB
  • RAID-1+ and RAID-5 support
  • Maximum number of RAID groups/system: 31 (with 4 spares)
  • Data cache: 2 to 64GB in 2Gb increments
  • Control memory: 2 to 6GB
  • Maximum virtual storage ports: 6144
  • Multi-protocol compatibility: Fibre Channel, iSCSI, FICON, and ESCON
  • Redundant, hot-swappable components
  • Mirrored write cache with battery backup
  • Supported operating platforms: UNIX, Microsoft Windows NT, Windows 2000,Windows Server 2003, Linux, Novell NetWare, HP OpenVMS, IBM z/OS

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Since 1982, Spectra is your global source for used and refurbished Hitachi Disk Arrays!


All Spectra provided Hitachi Thunder 9970V Disk Arrays 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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