Used IBM Storwize V3700 Storage Array

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IBM Storwize V3700

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: IBM Storwize V3700
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used IBM Storwize V3700 Storage Array

Spectra offers a complete inventory of used V3700 Systems, expansions, disks and replacement parts.


  • The used IBM Storwize V3700 Storage Array can easily manage and deploy this system using the embedded GUI
  • Experience rapid, flexible provisioning and simple configuration changes with internal virtualization and thin provisioning
  • Have continuous access to data with integrated nondisruptive migration
  • Optimize costs for mixed workloads, with up to three times performance improvement with only five percent flash storage capacity
  • Benefit from advanced functionality and reliability usually only found in more expensive systems
  • Scale up to 120 2.5-inch disk drives or 60 3.5-inch disk drives with four expansion units
  • Provide host attachment through 6 Gb SAS and 1 Gb iSCSI ports (standard)
  • Help reduce power consumption with energy-saving features

The IBM Storwize family is designed to deliver what modern businesses need from their storage systems, but more efficiently than ever before. Offered in a wide range of storage systems, the Storwize family delivers sophisticated capabilities that are proven, efficient and dependable.

IBM Storwize V3700, the entry-level system of the Storwize family, delivers efficient, entry-level configurations specifically designed to meet the needs of small and midsize businesses. Designed to provide organizations with the ability to consolidate and share data at an affordable price, used IBM Storwize V3700 offers advanced software capabilities usually found in more expensive systems.

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Host interface 1 Gbps iSCSI and 6 Gbps SAS (optional 8 Gb Fibre Channel, 10 Gbps iSCSI/Fibre Channel over Ethernet host ports, 6 Gbps SAS 4-port host interface card)
User interface Storwize V3700 graphical user interface
Single/dual controller Dual controller
Cache per controller 4 GB upgradable to 8 GB
Drive type Dual-port, hot-swappable 6 Gb SAS disk drives
Supported drives Small form-factor (SFF) 2.5-inch disk drives:

  • 146 GB, 300 GB at 15k rpm
  • 300 GB, 600 GB, 900 GB and 1.2 TB at 10k rpm
  • 500 GB, 1 TB at 7.2k rpm SAS nearline

Large form-factor (LFF) 3.5-inch disk drives:

  • 2 TB, 3 TB and 4 TB at 7.2k rpm1
  • 900 GB and 1.2 TB at 10k rpm
  • 300 GB at 15k rpm

SSD drives:

  • 200 GB and 400 GB
Maximum drives supported
  • SFF enclosure: 24 x 2.5-inch drives
  • LFF enclosure: 12 x 3.5-inch drives
RAID levels RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 and 10
Fans and power supplies Fully redundant, hot-swappable
Rack support Standard 19-inch rack-mount enclosure
Management software Storwize V3700 machine code
Advanced functions included with each system Internal virtualization, thin provisioning, one-way data migration and FlashCopy (up to 64 targets)
Optional licensed functions FlashCopy upgrade (up to 2,040 targets), Easy Tier, Remote Mirror and turbo performance
Size Storwize V3700 LFF/SFF control enclosure:

  • Height: 8.7 cm (3.4 in.)
  • Width: 48.3 cm (19.0 in.)
  • Depth: 55.6 cm (21.9 in.)
  • Approximate weight:
    • Empty: 18.0 kg (39.6 lb)
    • Fully configured: 28.3 kg (62.2 lb)
Operating environment Air temperature:

  • Operating: 10°C – 35°C (50°F – 95°F) at 30.5 m below to 3,000 m above sea level
  • Non-operating: -10°C – 50°C (14°F – 125°F)

Relative humidity:

  • Operating: 20% – 80%
  • Non-operating: 10% – 90%

Electrical power:

  • Voltage range: 100 – 240 V ac
  • Frequency: 50 – 60 Hz


  • LFF control enclosure: 358 watts
  • SFF control enclosure: 405 watts
Heat dissipation (BTU per hour) LFF control enclosure: 1,222
SFF control enclosure: 1,383


All Spectra provided IBM 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 IBM
  • 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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