HPE P04521-B21 3.84TB SSD SAS-12GBPS
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HPE P04521-B21 12GBPS SFF 2.5inch MLC SSD 3.84TB SAS Read Refurbished

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P04521-B21 3.84 TB Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) 12Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) Small Form Factor (SFF) 2.5inch Multi-Level Cell (MLC) Digitally Signed Firmware Smart Carrier (SC) Solid State Drive (SSD) Read Intensive for Server | Made by HPE | Refurbished
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Product Performance of the P04521-B21 3.84TB SAS 12GBPS

in the rapidly evolving landscape of data storage and server technology, the choice of the right Solid State Drive (SSD) for servers is crucial to ensure optimal performance and reliability. The HPE P04521-B21, a 12Gbps Small Form Factor (SFF) 2.5-inch Multi-Level Cell (MLC) SSD with a substantial capacity of 3.84TB, is designed specifically for server applications that demand high read-intensive workloads. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the key features, technical specifications, use cases, and benefits of the HPE P04521-B21 SSD, providing valuable insights for IT professionals, server administrators, and anyone seeking a reliable storage solution.

Key Features12Gbps SAS Interface

The HPE P04521-B21 SSD boasts a high-speed 12Gbps Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface. This cutting-edge interface enhances data transfer rates, allowing for seamless communication between the storage device and the server. capacity of 3.84TB,The increased bandwidth is particularly advantageous in scenarios where quick access to data is critical.

Small Form Factor (SFF)

With a 2.5-inch Small Form Factor, the P04521-B21 is designed to fit efficiently into modern server configurations. The compact size is essential for maximizing storage capacity within limited physical space, a common consideration in today's data centers.

Multi-Level Cell (MLC) Technology

The use of MLC technology in this SSD provides an optimal balance between performance, cost, and lifespan. MLC NAND flash memory is known for its ability to store multiple bits per cell, resulting in a higher data density compared to Single-Level Cell (SLC) alternatives.

3.84TB Capacity

The P04521-B21 SSD offers a substantial storage capacity of 3.84TB. This large storage space is particularly valuable for enterprises dealing with extensive datasets, virtualization, and applications that demand significant storage resources.

Read-Intensive Workload

Tailored for read-intensive workloads, this SSD is optimized for scenarios where the majority of data transactions involve reading rather than writing. This makes it ideal for applications like data warehousing, content delivery networks, and online transaction processing where rapid access to stored information is paramount.

Advantages of HPE P04521-B21

Understanding the benefits of choosing the HPE P04521-B21 is crucial for making informed decisions regarding server storage solutions.

Enhanced Performance

The combination of a high-speed SAS interface and MLC technology results in enhanced overall performance. Quick data access and transfer speeds contribute to a responsive and efficient server system.

Optimal Storage Density

With a substantial storage capacity packed into a small form factor, this SSD allows organizations to optimize their server storage infrastructure. This is particularly advantageous in environments where space is at a premium.

Cost-Effective MLC Technology

MLC technology strikes a balance between performance and cost, making the P04521-B21 an economically viable choice for businesses looking to enhance their storage capabilities without breaking the budget.

Read-Intensive Designation

The 'Read Intensive' nature of this SSD makes it suitable for workloads where reading data is the primary operation. This is common in scenarios such as content delivery networks (CDNs), web servers, and other applications where quick access to stored information is critical.

Reliability in Server Environments

Built with the robustness required for server applications, the P04521-B21 is engineered to handle the demands of continuous operation in data center environments. This reliability is crucial for ensuring uninterrupted service and minimizing downtime.

Data Centers

In large-scale data center environments, where vast amounts of data are processed and stored, the P04521-B21's high capacity and performance make it a suitable choice. Its read-intensive design aligns well with data center workloads, where quick retrieval of information is a priority.

Enterprise Servers

For businesses with extensive server infrastructures supporting critical operations, integrating the P04521-B21 ensures reliable and responsive storage. Its compatibility with server architectures and SAS interface makes it an ideal solution for enterprise-level servers.

Content Delivery Networks (CDNs)

CDNs, responsible for efficiently delivering web content to users, require storage solutions that can rapidly retrieve and serve data. The P04521-B21, with its read-intensive optimization, aligns well with the requirements of CDN applications.

Virtualized Environments

In virtualized server environments, where multiple virtual machines may be accessing storage simultaneously, the P04521-B21's performance and reliability contribute to the overall efficiency of the virtualization infrastructure.

Firmware Updates

Regularly updating the firmware of the SSD is essential for obtaining the latest performance enhancements, bug fixes, and security updates. HPE typically provides firmware updates through their official support channels.

General Information of the HPE P04521-B21 SAS-12GBPS SSD
  • Manufacturer: HPE
  • MPN: P04521-B21
  • Spare Part Number: P06598-001
  • Model Number: VO003840JWTBN
  • Assembly Number: P04172-003
  • SKU: P04521-B21
  • Type: Hot-Swap Solid State Drive
  • SSD Type: SAS-12GBPS
Technical Information
  • Capacity: 3.84 TB
  • Form Factor: 2.5-inch SFF
  • Plug Type: Hot Pluggable
  • Workload Type: Read Intensive
  • Carrier Type: Smart Carrier (SC)
  • NAND Flash Memory Type: Multi-Level Cell (MLC)
  • Features: Digitally Signed Firmware (DS)
  • Bundled With: HPE Smart Carrier (SC)
  • Platform Supported: HPE ProLiant Rack/Tower/BladeSystem Servers/Synergy
Drive Performance
  • Lifetime Writes: 7008
  • Endurance DWPD (Drive Writes Per Day): 1
  • Drive Transfer Rate: 12 GB/Sec (External)
  • Random Read IOPS (4KiB, Q=16): 110000
  • Max Random Read IOPS (4KiB): 165000@Q32
  • Random Write IOPS (4KiB, Q=16): 54000
  • Max Random Write IOPS (4KiB): 54000@Q4
  • Internal Data Rate (Read): 1075 MBPS
  • Internal Data Rate (Write): 1030 MBPS
Power Consumption
  • Idle Time: 5.00 Watts
  • Random Read: 6.17 Watts
  • Random Write: 6.17 Watts
  • Sequential Read: 8.56 Watts
  • Sequential Write: 8.56 Watts
  • Random Read/Write: 5.90 Watts
  • Maximum: 8.56 Watts
  • HPE ProLiant BL Series: BL460c Gen10 (2.5 inch)
  • HPE ProLiant DL Series: DL325 Gen10 (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 Base (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 Plus (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 SMB Solution (2.5 inch), DL325 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 High Performance (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 Low (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 Network Choice (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 Remote Office
  • Branch Office Server for Cohesity DataPlatform (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 SMB (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 SMB Network Choice (2.5 inch), DL360 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Entry SMB (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 for Cohesity DataPlatform (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 High Performance (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Network Choice (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Network Choice for SAP HANA Compute Block (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 SMB (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 SMBNetworking Choice (2.5 inch), DL380 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Base (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 High-Performance (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Plus (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Plus Entry (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 SMB (2.5 inch), DL385 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), DL388 Gen10 (2.5 inch), DL560 Gen10 Base (2.5 inch), DL560 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), DL580 Gen10 (2.5 inch), DL580 Gen10 Base (2.5 inch), DL580 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), DL580 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch)
  • HPE ProLiant ML Series: ML110 Gen10 (2.5 inch), ML110 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), ML110 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), ML110 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Base (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Entry (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 High Performance (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Performance (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 SMB (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Solution (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Special Server (2.5 inch), ML350 Gen10 Sub-Entry (2.5 inch)
  • HPE Synergy 660 Gen10 Base Compute Module (2.5 inch), 660 Gen10 Compute Module (2.5 inch), 660 Gen10 Entry Compute Module (2.5 inch), 660 Gen10 Performance Compute Module (2.5 inch), 660 Gen10 Premium Compute Module (2.5 inch), 680 Gen9 4S-EX Compute Module (2.5 inch)

In short,The HPE P04521-B21 3.84TB SAS 12GBPS SFF 2.5inch MLC SSD Read Intensive for Server is a formidable storage solution tailored for the demanding requirements of modern server environments. Its blend of high capacity, performance optimization for read-intensive workloads, and compatibility with server architectures positions it as a reliable choice for businesses and organizations seeking to enhance their storage infrastructure. By understanding its specifications, advantages, use cases, and proper maintenance practices, organizations can make informed decisions regarding the integration of this SSD into their server environments, contributing to improved overall efficiency and performance.

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