Used IBM 2867-C20 n7550T Disk Storage Array

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IBM N7550T

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: IBM N7550T
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used IBM 2867-C20 n7550T Disk Storage Array

The IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array can integrate Fibre Channel, SAN, iSCSI SAN, NAS, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), primary, nearline, and regulatory compliance data retention and archival storage in a single-code architecture. The N7000 series also offers massive expandability to support growth and consolida-tion. The combination of versatility and simplicity of N series systems is intended to help you respond quickly to changing business needs.

The IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array is designed to help you tackle the challenge of effective data management using virtualization technology and a multiprotocol storage architecture. The IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array is designed to deliver high-end enterprise storage and data management capabilities with midrange affordability. It has built-in serviceability and manageability features help support your efforts to increase reliability, simplify and merge in a single-code storage infrastructure and maintenance, and deliver exceptional economy.

In addition, the IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array, also available with a Gateway feature, can help you get the most from your existing storage equipment. You can improve your return on investment while continuing to support different access methods for different business solutions throughout the enterprise. With its Gateway feature, the IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array is able to support attachment to a broad range of IBM, EMC, Hitachi, Fujitsu and HP storage subsystems, including the IBM Enterprise Storage Server® (ESS) series, IBM XIV® Storage System, IBM System Storage DS8000® and IBM System Storage DS5000 series.

The IBM 2867-C20 N7550T Disk Storage Array, like all N series systems, has powerful virtualization and thin-provisioning capabilities to help you maximize storage utilization while minimizing the use of power, cooling and floor space. At the same time, you can improve staff productivity with an integrated suite of application-aware manageability software that offers policy-based automation to otherwise manual tasks, improving storage efficiency.

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Machine type model 2867-C20
Gateway machine type model 2867-C20 (with feature code 9551)
Controller configuration Dual (active/active) (CC)
Processors speed and type 2.26 GHz Nehalem quad-core
Number of processors 4
Random access memory 96 GB
Nonvolatile memory 4 GB
Integrated I/O ports
Fibre Channel ports/speed 8 (8 Gbps)
SAS ports/speed (requires FC 1080) 0 – 8 (6 Gbps)
Ethernet ports/Speed 8 (10 Gbps), 4 (1 Gbps)
Storage scalability
Maximum number of Fibre Channel loops 10
Maximum number of SAS stacks 10
Maximum raw capacity 4,800 TB
Maximum number of disk drives 1,200
Maximum volume size 70 TB
Maximum number of LUNs 4,096
Maximum number of SAN Hosts Up to 512 hosts per high-availability pair
Up to 24 directly connected servers per high-availability pair
Maximum number of storage enclosures 72
Disk expansion units supported EXN4000 – Fibre Channel disk storage expansion unit: 4 Gbps Fibre Channel: 300 GB, 450 GB, 600 GB (15k rpm)
EXN35001 – SAS disk storage (small-form factor [SFF]) expansion unit: SAS: 450 GB, 600 GB, 900 GB (10k rpm); 200 GB, 800 GB solid-state drive (SSD)
EXN3200 – SATA disk storage (hard disk drive [HDD]) expansion unit: 3 TB, 4 TB (7.2k rpm)
EXN3000‡ – SAS disk storage expansion unit: SAS: 300 GB, 450 GB, 600 GB (15k rpm); 4 TB nearline (7.2k rpm); SATA: 1 TB, 2 TB, 3 TB, 3 TB self-encryption disk (SED) (7.2k rpm); 100 GB SSD, 200 GB SSD
EXN1000 – SATA disk storage expansion unit: SATA: 1 TB, 2 TB (7.2k rpm)
I/O scalability
PCI Express (PCIe) expansion slots 8
PCI-X expansion slots 0
Maximum number of Fibre Channel ports 48
Maximum number of Ethernet ports 36
Maximum number of SAS ports 40
Maximum number of adapters supported per system (below – not to exceed maximum number of optional adapters)
1012 – Dual-port GbE NIC (fibre) 8
1014 – Dual-port 4-Gbps Fibre Channel HBA disk 8
1015 – Dual-port 4-Gbps Fibre Channel HBA tape 8
1028 – Quad-port GbE (copper) 8
1029 – Quad-port 4-Gbps Fibre Channel HBA disk 8
1030 – Quad-port 4-Gbps Fibre Channel target 8
1036 – PCIe 2 port 8 Gb Fibre Channel target HBA 8
1061 – Quad-port 3 Gbps SAS adapter for disk attachment 8
1063 – Dual-port FCoE adapter (optical) 8
1064 – Dual-port FCoE adapter (copper) 8
1066 – MetroCluster VI Fibre Channel HBA 8 Gb 2
1067 – SnapMirror over Fibre Channel HBA 8 Gb 4
1071 – Flash Cache II 512 Gb 6
1072 – Flash Cache II 1Tb 2
1078 – Dual-port 10 GbE NIC, SFP+ 8
1079 – Quad-port 8 Gb Fibre Channel HBA 2
1080 – Quad-port 6 Gb SAS HBA 2
1081 – 4 port, 8 Gbps FC adapter 8
1082 – 4 port, 1 GbE optical adapter 8
2012 – NIC SFP+ 198
2013 – SFP+ 10 GbE – embedded NIC 4
2014 – SFP+ optical module for 1078 16


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