Used IBM Storwize V5100 Storage Array

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IBM Storwize V5100

Model: V5100

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Warranty: Up to 3 Years 

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Used IBM Storwize V5100 Storage Array

The smaller brother to the V7000 (2nd Gen), the IBM V5100 combines the performance of flash and Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) end-to-end with the reliability and innovation of IBM FlashCore® technology, the rich features of IBM Spectrum Virtualize™ and AI-powered predictive storage management and proactive support – all in a powerful and affordable 2U hybrid flash array. Storwize V5100 provides intensive data driven multicloud storage capacity and leverages AI to simplify management and cost efficiency while enabling cloud applications in containers.

Enterprise-class function, including cloud-based management and support. Store more data in less space with the latest generation storage media and data reduction technologies.


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Connectivity 10 Gbps Ethernet (iSCSI), 25 Gbps Ethernet (iSCSI, iWARP, RoCE)
16 Gbps Fibre Channel (FC, FC-NVMe), 32 Gbps Fibre Channel (FC-NVMe)
User interface Web GUI
Supported drives 2.5-inch NVMe FCMs

  • 4.8 TB, 9.6 TB and 19.2 TB compressing FCMs

2.5-inch NVMe flash drives

  • 800 GB, 1.92 TB, 3.84 TB, 7.68 TB and 15.36 TB
RAID levels RAID levels 0,1, with distributed DRAID 5 (CLI-only) and 6, TRAID 10
Maximum drives supported 760 per control enclosure; 1,520 per clustered system
Fans and power supplies Fully redundant, hot-swappable
Rack support Standard 19 inch
Management software IBM Spectrum Virtualize software
Cache per system 64 or up to 576 GB/128 GB or up to 1.15 TB
Advanced features included with each system Easy Tier, FlashCopy, remote mirroring


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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