Hitachi Thunder 9980V Disk Array

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9980V Disk Array

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Manufacturer: Hitachi
Part #: 9980V Disk Array
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Hitachi Thunder 9980V Disk Array

The Hitachi Lightning 9980 Disk Array is the top of the line data storage solution in the Lightning 9900V Series Disk Arrays. It allows the consolidation of vast amounts of raw storage in a multi-cabinet design. This allows for high scalability in a completely non-disruptive system of up to 140TB of raw storage capacity and supports both open systems and mainframe servers at the same time in direct-attached storage or networked configurations. The Hitachi Lightning 9980 Disk Array provides point-in-time copies for disaster recovery, tapeless data vaulting, data warehousing/data mining, or application testing, and allows scalable backup/restore functions. The Hitachi Lightning 9980 Disk Array features redundant, online replaceable active components and mirrored cache for non-disruptive service and 24/7 data protection.

  • 5 to 1024 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: 147.5TB
  • Maximum usable capacity: 127.8TB
  • RAID-1+ and RAID-5 support
  • Maximum number of RAID groups/system: 254 (with 8 spares); 252 (with 16 spares)
  • Data cache: 4 to 128GB in 4GB increments
  • Control memory: 2 to 6GB
  • Maximum virtual storage ports: 8192
  • 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 9980V 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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