Used IBM DS8880 Enterprise Storage Server

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IBM DS8880

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: IBM DS8880
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used IBM DS8880 Enterprise Storage Server

Innovative IT leaders are becoming the trusted service provider for their enterprises, moving quickly to deliver value across the ecosystem, enabling new services and business models. Achieving these goals requires a new perspective on the critical capabilities needed to empower business leaders. As organizations start to move at an ever-faster pace, they are required to gain insights faster, protect critical data, eliminate downtime and avoid business risk—all at the same time.

IBM storage systems have become imperative to helping IT leaders manage the changing conditions in the modern enterprise, including the dynamic demands of cloud, mobile, social and analytics strategies.

As IBM systems continue to expand into new workloads, IBM is introducing a new family of business-critical hybrid-flash and all-flash data systems to support the latest requirements. The new IBM DS8880 family is powered by the proven IBM DS8000® enterprise software platform and delivers mission-critical acceleration, uncompromising availability, unparalleled integration with IBM servers and transformational efficiency through industry-leading capabilities.

DS8880 is an enterprise storage system designed to enable your infrastructure for systems of insight with high-performance, high-capacity, secure storage for the most demanding mission-critical environments.

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Models DS8870 (961, 96E) DS8880 (980, 981, 982)
Shared SMP processor configuration IBM POWER8®
DS8884 – dual 6 core
DS8886 – dual 8 core or dual 16 core/24 core
DS8888 – dual 24/48 core
Processor memory for cache and nonvolatile storage (minimum/maximum) DS8884 – 64 GB to 256 GB
DS8886 – 128 GB to 2 TB
DS8888 – 128 GB to 2 TB
Host adapter interfaces 4- and 8-port 8 Gbps or 4-port 16 Gbps
Fibre Channel/IBM FICON
Host adapters (minimum/maximum) 2/8 host adapter pairs
4- and 8-port 8 Gbps, or 4-port 16 Gbps
Fibre Channel/IBM FICON
Host ports (minimum/maximum) 8/128
Drive interface 6 Gbps point-to-point switched SAS-2 connection to an 8 Gbps Fibre Channel backbone
Device adapters Up to 16 4-port, 8 Gbps
Fibre Channel paths
Maximum physical storage capacity* 3,072 TB (HDD/SSD) + 96 TB (flash cards)
Drive sizes 400 GB flash cards (High-Performance Flash Enclosure)
200 GB flash drives
800 GB flash drives
1.6 TB flash drives
300 GB (15k rpm)
600 GB (15k rpm)
600 GB (10k rpm)
1.2 TB (10k rpm)
4 TB (7.2k rpm and 3.5-inch form factor)
RAID levels 5, 6, 10
Dimensions (height × width × depth) DS8884
1.91 m × 0.62 m × 1.38 m (6.27 ft × 2.03 ft × 4.53 ft) enclosure
DS8886 expandable to 46U enclosure
1.91 m × 0.62 m × 1.38 m (6.27 ft × 2.03 ft × 4.53 ft) 40U enclosure
2.19 m × 0.62 m × 1.38 m (7.19 ft × 2.03 ft × 4.53 ft) 46U enclosure
DS8888
1.91 m × 0.62 m × 1.38 m (6.27 ft × 2.03 ft × 4.53 ft) enclosure
DS8884: up to three frames total
DS8886: up to five frames total
DS8888: up to two frames total
Dry bulb temperature 16°C – 32°C (60°F – 90°F)
Relative humidity 20% – 80%
Power supply Configurations: single-phase 50/60 Hz
Caloric value BTU/hr. (maximum) DS8884 (980)
DS8886 (981)
DS8888 (982)
24279 BTU for A rack
23001 BTU for B rack
17679 BTU for C rack
Electrical power kWAa (maximum) DS8884 (980), DS8886 (981), DS8888 (982)
7.1 KW for A rack
6.7 KW for B rack
5.2 KW for C rack
Warranty All models: onsite service, same day, 24×7
4 years on type 2834 models
3 years on type 2833 models
2 years on type 2832 models
1 year on type 2831 models
Supported systems For more details on supported servers, visit: ibm.com/storage/disk

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  • 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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