Performance and Scalability
The HP Network Storage Works 2012i is a 12-bay modular storage enclosure designed for enterprise storage environments. It is equipped with two controllers, which work together to provide high availability and increased performance. The dual-controller architecture allows the system to continue operating even if one controller fails, ensuring that data remains accessible.
In terms of performance, the HP Network Storage Works 2012i is capable of delivering high I/O operations per second (IOPS) and throughput, allowing it to support demanding workloads. This is due in part to its dual-controller architecture, which provides a high degree of parallelism and reduces the impact of individual disk failures on overall system performance. Additionally, the system supports multiple RAID configurations, including RAID 5, RAID 6, and RAID 10, which can be used to balance performance, capacity, and data redundancy.
In terms of scalability, the HP Network Storage Works 2012i can be expanded by adding additional disk enclosures as needed. This allows organizations to scale their storage capacity as their data storage requirements grow, without having to replace their entire storage infrastructure. Additionally, the system supports hot-swappable disk drives, which makes it easy to upgrade or replace drives as needed, without disrupting ongoing operations.
Easy Management and Maintenance
The AJ747A HP Network Storage Works 2012i 12 Bay Modular Enclosure is designed for easy management and maintenance, making it ideal for businesses with limited IT resources. The system features a dual controller architecture, which ensures high availability and reliability by providing redundant data paths. This also ensures that if one controller fails, the other will automatically take over, allowing for seamless operation without any downtime.
The system has a web-based interface, which makes it easy to manage and maintain the storage array. The interface provides a comprehensive set of tools for monitoring the health of the system, and performing tasks such as configuration, firmware updates, and reporting.
In terms of hardware maintenance, the AJ747A HP Network Storage Works 2012i 12 Bay Modular Enclosure features a modular design that makes it easy to replace components such as hard drives and fans. The system supports hot-swappable drives, allowing you to replace a failed drive without having to shut down the system. Additionally, the system features redundant fans, which help to ensure that the system remains cool even in the event of a fan failure.
In conclusion, the AJ747A HP Network Storage Works 2012i 12 Bay Modular Enclosure is designed to provide businesses with a highly reliable and easily managed storage solution. With its dual controller architecture, web-based interface, and modular design, the system makes it easy to manage and maintain the storage array, ensuring that your business stays up and running without any downtime.
Advanced Data Protection and Recovery Features
The AJ747A HP Network Storage Works 2012i 12 Bay Modular Enclosure is equipped with advanced data protection and recovery features to ensure the safety and availability of stored data. Some of the key features are:
- Dual Controller Array: The dual controller array provides high availability and data protection by automatically failing over to the secondary controller in the event of a primary controller failure.
- Redundant Power Supplies: The storage enclosure is equipped with redundant power supplies to ensure that the system remains operational even if one of the power supplies fails.
- Online RAID Migration: The storage enclosure supports online RAID migration, allowing administrators to upgrade or change the RAID configuration without downtime or data loss.
- Snapshot and Backup: The storage enclosure supports snapshots and backup capabilities, allowing administrators to easily create and manage backup copies of their data.
- Remote Replication: The storage enclosure supports remote replication, allowing administrators to create and maintain a remote copy of their data for disaster recovery purposes.
- Volume Management: The storage enclosure supports volume management, allowing administrators to create and manage multiple volumes for different applications or users.
- Error Correction Code (ECC): The storage enclosure uses Error Correction Code (ECC) to detect and correct errors in data storage, ensuring the accuracy and integrity of stored data.
In conclusion, the AJ747A HP Network Storage Works 2012i 12 Bay Modular Enclosure provides a comprehensive set of data protection and recovery features that help ensure the safety and availability of stored data.
- Manufacturer: HP
- Manufacturer part number: aj747a
- Brand name: HP-imsourcing
- Product line: storageworks
- Product model: 2012i
- Product name: storageworks 2012i modular enclosure
- Product type: network drive enclosure
- Controller type: serial attached scsi (sas), iscsi
- Number of total expansion bays: 48
- Number of 3.5 bays: 48
- Drive interface: sas, iscsi
- Form factor: rack-mountable
Additional information: single controller
- Expand with msa2000 3.5 disk enclosure (single or dual io)
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Storageworks Modular Smart Array
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How to choose between MSA30, MSA500, and MSA1000?
Considering the StorageWorks modular smart array 30 (MSA30), high performance and additional storage problems will be sorted out in no time. MSA30 is an external storage enclosure that not only provides optimized performance, extraordinary scalability, and utmost performance.
MSA 500 (StorageWorks smart array 500) would choose everyone dealing with the industry-leading technology, configuration, and management tools. This standard smart array configuration serves as a 2TB storage solution with the 4-node shared storage and system.
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