Performance and Reliability
The HP StorageWorks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 (AJ955A) is a single-controller storage array that provides both performance and reliability for demanding storage environments. It's designed for use in small to medium-sized businesses, remote branch offices, and enterprise data centers.
In terms of performance, the AJ955A offers a high-speed Fibre Channel interface, with a maximum data transfer rate of up to 2 Gbps. It also supports multiple host connectivity, allowing multiple servers to access the same storage array, which helps improve overall system performance.
In terms of reliability, the AJ955A includes features such as hardware-based RAID protection, hot-swappable components, and redundant power and cooling systems. These features help ensure that data remains available and protected even in the event of a component failure.
Additionally, the AJ955A supports multiple levels of data protection, including RAID 0, 1, 5, and 6, allowing you to choose the level of protection that meets your specific data storage needs. The storage array also supports online capacity expansion, allowing you to add capacity as your data storage needs grow, without disrupting operations.
Expansion and Scalability
Expansion refers to the ability of the AJ955A HP CTO Storageworks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 Single Controller Hard Drive Array to grow in size and capacity as needed. This can be done by adding more hard drive bays or expanding the storage capacity of existing bays.
Scalability refers to the ability of the array to handle an increase in demand for data storage and processing. The AJ955A HP CTO Storageworks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 Single Controller Hard Drive Array is designed with scalability in mind, allowing for the addition of more controllers to increase performance and meet the demands of a growing business.
In terms of expansion, the AJ955A HP CTO Storageworks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 Single Controller Hard Drive Array can support up to 24 hard drive bays. As data storage needs increase, additional hard drives can be added to the array, providing increased storage capacity.
In terms of scalability, the AJ955A HP CTO Storageworks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 Single Controller Hard Drive Array has the ability to support multiple controllers, allowing for increased performance and the ability to handle more demanding workloads. This means that as the demand for data storage and processing increases, the array can be easily scaled to meet those demands.
Remote Management and Monitoring
The AJ955A HP CTO Storageworks Modular Smart Array 2324FC G2 Single Controller Hard Drive Array is a storage system that provides remote management and monitoring capabilities. This allows administrators to manage and monitor the system from a remote location, without the need to physically access the storage system.
The remote management and monitoring capabilities are achieved through the use of a web-based interface, which provides real-time information about the status of the system, including the health of the hard drives, storage utilization, and system performance. This information is displayed in an easy-to-understand format, allowing administrators to quickly identify any potential issues and take action to resolve them.
In addition to the web-based interface, the AJ955A also includes alerting and notification capabilities, which can be configured to send notifications to administrators via email or SMS in the event of a critical system issue. This allows administrators to take immediate action to resolve the issue, even if they are not physically present at the location of the storage system.
- Device Type : Hard Drive Array
- Enclosure Type : Rack-Mountable - 2U
- Installed Devices / Modules Qty : 0
- Supported Devices / Modules Qty : 24
- Supported Drives : Serial Ata-300 / Sas
- Max Supported Capacity : 16 TB
- Hdd Array External Interface : 4gb Fibre Channel
- Maximum Luns : 512
- Type : Raid ( 4gb Fibre Channel )
- Controller Interface Type : Serial Ata-300 / Sas
- Data Transfer Rate : 300 Mbps
- Cache / Buffer Size ( Max ) : 1 GB
- Supported Devices : Disk Array (Raid)
- Raid Level : Raid 0, Raid 1, Raid 3, Raid 5, Raid 6, Raid 10, Raid 50
- Interface Type : Serial Ata-300 / Sas
EXPANSION / CONNECTIVITY
- Expansion Bays : 24 (Total) / 24 (Free) - 2.5
- Interfaces : 1 X Serial Rs-232 - 9 Pin D-Sub (Db-9) 1 X Management - Rj-45 2 X 4gb Fibre Channel 1 X Serial Attached Scsi
- Power Device : Power Supply - Hot-Plug - Plug-In Module
- Power Redundancy : Yes
- Power Redundancy Scheme : 1+1
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT:
- Width : 17.6 In
- Depth : 20.3 In
- Height: 3.4 In
- Weight: 45 LBS
About Refurbished Products
Storageworks Modular Smart Array
In today's interconnected world, technology has to play a significant role. Thus, the powerful asset that brings the enhanced productivity, efficiency, and availability of data at fingertips are every other tech-savvy's needs—one such essential and adaptive infrastructure that safeguards and promotes a business in the storage solution. Hence, ALLHDD has brought you the Storageworks modular smart array, an award-winning solution to storage enclosure problems.
Modular Smart Arrays are Reliable!
Modular Smart Array (MSA) comes in multiple variants, including the MSA 1000, MSA 500, and MSA 30. Each one adapts and grows with your IT platform with the smart array technology. This modular smart array allows the MSA-equipped tech-savvies to "hot add" the drives, servers, and disk enclosures. This way, the industrialists and organizations will have improved storage efficiency and a streamlined approach towards management costs.
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.
MSA1000 is an entry-level SAN smart array with a fiber channel connection. It can deal with the LAN free backup, node clustering, and more but reduces the overall expenses for servers and storage.
Why Buy From Allhdd?
ALLHDD has brought a wide range of modular smart arrays in the following subcategories to let you choose what you want! Choose the desired MSA from the following list: 2U, Fibre Channel, Rack Mount, Rack Mountable, SAS, SATA, SCSI, SAS-SATA, and Chassis. Find the right option for your needs, order, and enjoy free US ground shipping.
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