Used IBM Storwize V5000 Storage Array

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IBM Storwize V5000

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: IBM Storwize V5000
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used IBM Storwize V5000 Storage Array

IBM® Storwize® V5000 is a flexible storage solution that offers extraordinary scalability from the smallest to the largest system without disruption. Built with IBM Spectrum Virtualize™ software, it can help you lower capital and operational storage costs with heterogeneous data services. Storwize V5000 is an easily customizable and upgradeable solution for better investment protection, improved performance, and enhanced efficiency.

To enter the new era of business, organizations need robust storage solutions such as Storwize V5000 to provide comprehensive storage services, extraordinary scale and simplified management with all-flash or hybrid flash options—all designed to support key business initiatives.

Virtualizing your storage infrastructure can optimize your expenditures, resources and capabilities. It allows you to scale system capacity and performance more easily to meet your growing information infrastructure needs, reduce the complexity of management and reduce the risk to your business of system failure.

Three Storwize V5000 hybrid models—IBM Storwize V5030, IBM Storwize V5020 and IBM Storwize V5010—provide the flexibility to start small and keep growing while leveraging existing storage investments. And, to enable organizations with midsized workloads to achieve
advanced performance, IBM Storwize V5030F provides an all-flash solution at an affordable price.

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Connectivity1 Gb iSCSI or 10 Gb iSCSI
16 Gb Fibre Channel
12 Gb SAS
25 Gbps iSCSI
10 Gb iSCSI/FCoE
1 Gb iSCSI
User interfaceWeb-based GUI
Supported drivesSmall form-factor 2.5-inch disk drives:

  • 300 GB, 600 GB @ 15k rpm
  • 900 GB, 1.2 TB, 1.8 TB and
    2.4 TB @ 10k rpm
  • 2 TB @ 7.2k rpm SAS nearline

Large form-factor 3.5-inch disk drives:

  • 00 GB, 600 GB, 900 GB @ 15k rpm,
    SAS (2.5-inch drive in a 3.5-inch
    drive carrier)
  • 900 GB, 1.2 TB, 1.8 TB @ 10k rpm,
    SAS (2.5-inch drive in a 3.5-inch
    drive carrier)
  • 2 TB, 3 TB, 4 TB, 6 TB, 8 TB, 10 TB,
    12 TB @ 7.2k rpm

2.5-inch flash drives:

  • 400 GB, 800 GB, 1.6 TB, 1.92 TB,
    3.2 TB, 3.84 TB, 7.68 TB and 15.36 TB
RAID levelsRAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, Distributed
Maximum drives supportedMaximum of 392 drives per system

  • Small form-factor enclosure:
    24 x 2.5-inch drives
  • Large form-factor enclosure:
    12 x 3.5-inch drives
  • High-density expansion enclosure:
    92 x 3.5-inch drives
Fans and power suppliesFully redundant, hot-swappable
Rack supportStandard 19 inch
Management softwareIBM Spectrum Virtualize software for Storwize V5000 series
Cache per system16 GB, 32 GB, or 64 GB
Advanced features included with each systemEasy Tier, FlashCopy, remote mirroring
Dimensions8.7 cm (3.4 in.) H x 48.3 cm (19.0 in.)
W x 55.6 cm (21.9 in.) D


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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