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Unified storage for PowerVault
PowerVault NX family of NAS appliances
PowerVault DL4000
PowerVault DL2300
PowerVault NX400
Dell PowerVault NX3200
Dell PowerVault NX3300
Dell Compellent Storage Center
PowerVault NX3500
PowerVault NX3600
PowerVault NX family of NAS appliances
PowerVault NX network attached storage is an affordable NAS appliance harnessing the innovations of Windows Storage Server 2012
PowerVault DL4000
Deploy comprehensive data and application backup and recovery for the physical and virtual servers that power your business with PowerVault DL4000.
PowerVault DL2300
Backup, archive, replicate and deduplicate data quickly with the Dell PowerVault DL backup to disk appliance, powered by CommVault.
PowerVault NX400
PowerVault NX400 network-attached storage offers automated setup, NL-SAS and SATA options and data management capabilities for efficient, adaptable data sharing.
Dell PowerVault NX3200
Put the latest storage technology to work for you.
Dell PowerVault NX3300
Built-in efficiency and high-availability clustering.
Dell Compellent Storage Center
Multi-protocol Enterprise storage for virtualized data centers and the cloud that's efficient, agile, and resilient
PowerVault NX3500
Adds a unified storage solution for PowerVault MD iSCSI arrays
PowerVault NX3600
Store, manage and scale block and file data with an affordable, dependable NAS appliance suitable for midsize and smaller deployments.
HIGHLIGHTS
1U and 2U rack mount systems
CIFS, NFS, FTP, SMB3.0, SMB Direct (RDMA)
File and Block
HIGHLIGHTS
Inline block level deduplication, snapshots, Live Recovery® , Assured Recovery® , Scaling 5 Architecture
AppAssure Appliance Confi guration Wizard, iDRAC7 Enterprise for remote management, AppAssure Central Management Console
HIGHLIGHTS
Backup, archive, replicate and deduplicate data quickly with the Dell PowerVault DL backup to disk appliance, powered by CommVault.
Backup to disk, the cloud or tape, archive and replicate data.
Implement flexible target and source-side deduplication.
HIGHLIGHTS
PowerVault NX400 network-attached storage offers automated setup, NL-SAS and SATA options and data management capabilities for efficient, adaptable data sharing.
Support for up to 12TB internal capacity in a compact 1U chassis
Options for up to 2TB* SATA or 3TB* NL-SAS
iDRAC and Java Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) remote management features.
HIGHLIGHTS
Share both file and block data with a capacity-dense rack system supporting up to 36TB in a compact 2U chassis (block data using Microsoft iSCSI target).
Enjoy configuration flexibility, with the freedom to choose from a variety of SAS, NL-SAS or SATA hard drive options.
Expand your system up to hundreds of Terabytes with a wide selection of Dell’s direct attached and storage area network products.
HIGHLIGHTS
Single Instant Storage (SIS) eliminates data clutter, identifies duplicate files, saves one copy and replaces other version with pointers to the stored versions.
Distributed File System (DFS) gives you simplified, quick access to data stored across wide WAN/LAN environments.
DFS Replication makes it possible to eliminate local backup at branch offices and rely on daily backups from the corporate office. This helps keep administrative tasks centralized and easier to manage.
HIGHLIGHTS
Brings multi-protocol connectivity with NAS, Fibre Channel, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, and iSCSI from the same array
Delivers scalability up to nearly 2,000 TB across a range of disk types and performance levels
Data is optimized automatically to be in the right place at the right time for the right cost
Seamless, dynamic adaptation to meet changing business needs
HIGHLIGHTS
Extends PowerVault MD arrays to provide a unified storage solution
High-performance, highly optimized Dell Scalable File System
NFS and CIFS capability that scales beyond traditional file servers
Expand a single file share up to 192TB (Raw capacity) no 8TB or 16TB limits on file system size
Built-in data protection capabilities, including replication, snapshots and NDMP backup support
HIGHLIGHTS
Scale performance and add capacity non-disruptively as needs evolve.
Get an ideal combination of features, performance and capacity options.
Create a high-availability architecture with built-in data protection.
Chassis
Hot-plug hard drives, Hot-plug power
Sliding ReadyRailsTM  for 4-post Racks
Static ReadyRailsTM  for 4-post & 2-post Racks
Windows Storage Server 2012
Chassis
Height: 42.8mm (1.69 inches)
Width: 434mm (17.09 inches)
Depth: 701.3mm (27.61 inches)
Chassis
2U rack mountable chassis
Chassis
1U rack-mount system
Chassis
87.3 H x 44 W x 68 D (mm)
Chassis
Height: 1U - 42.8mm / 1.68"
Width: without rack latches - 434.0mm / 17.08"
Depth: 700.5mm / 27.58"
Weight(Maximum Config): 18.58Kg / 40.96lb
Chassis
NAS is 1U, total storage with disk is at least 6U
Chassis
3x 1U rack mounted
Chassis
2U rack mounted
Processor
NX400: Intel®  Xeon®  processor E5-2403 (4 Core) 10M Cache or E5-2420 (6 Core) 15M Cache
NX3200: 1GB- 1 x E5-2609 2.40GHz,10M Cache or 2 x Intel E5-2630 2.50GHz,15M Cache or 10GB - 2 x Intel E5-2630 2.50GHz,15M Cache
NX3300: 1 x E5-2609 2.40GHz,10M Cache or 2 x Intel E5-2640 2.50GHz,15M Cache
Processor
Two Intel®  Xeon®  processor E5-2640 product family (6-core 2.5Ghz processor)
Processor
N/A
Processor
Intel®  Xeon®  processor E5-2403 (4Core) 6M Cache or E5-2420 (6 Core) 10M Cache
Processor
Intel®  Xeon®  Quad-Core E5 2609 or 2630 series processors
Processor
1 x E5-2609 2.40GHz,10M Cache or 2 x Intel E5-2640 2.50GHz,15M Cache
Processor
Up to 2 Quad-Core Xeon E5540 (2.53 GHz), 64-bit
Processor
Intel®  Xeon®  processor 3400 series per controller. Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache. Each controller contains 12GB cache protected by backup power supply
Processor
NX3600: Single Intel E5620 quad core 2.4GHz processor per controller.
NX3610: Dual Intel E5620 quad core 2.4GHz processors per controller.
Internal Storage
Up to 48TB raw capacity (with 4TB NL-SAS)
Internal Storage
32GB RDIMM
Internal Storage
Value:
2 X 7.2K RPM, 500GB (OS)
6 X 15K RPM SAS, 300GB (DDB)
6 X 7.2K RPM, 3 TB (Storage Cap)
Enterprise:
2 X 7.2K RPM, 500GB (OS)
2X 6 X 15K RPM SAS, 300GB (DDB)
Internal Storage
Always four (4) 3.5" internal drives that must be identical in capacity and type (NL-SAS or SATA)
Internal storage
Max Internal Capacity: 36TB raw (with near-line SAS)
Internal storage
Each platform in a clustered configuration 2 HDDs for OS (RAID 1) or 4 HDD for OS (RAID 5)
Internal Storage
Boot from SAN. Supports SSD, FC, SAS and SATA hard disks on storage array
Memory
24 GB/12 GB per controller
Memory
NX3600: 12GB DDR3 1066 MHz per controller.
NX3610: 24GB DDR3 1066 MHz per controller.
External Storage
Expansion with MD, Compellent & EqualLogic Arrays
External Storage
Ten 2.5" hard drives:
2x 300GB SAS drives for OS (2.5", 10K, 6Gbps) RAID 1
 
8x 1TB NL SAS for backup (2.5", 7.2K, 6Gbps) RAID 6
External Storage
Value:up to 8 MD1200s
Enterprise: up to 16 MD1200s
External Storage
N/A
External storage
12, 3.5" data drives
(there are also two additional hot-swappable2.5" drives for the OS)
External storage
12, 3.5" data drives
(there are also two additional hot-swappable 2.5" drives for the OS)
External Storage
Up to 1.92PB using 2TB NLSAS drives. Supports a wide range of drive types, form factors and capacities
External Storage
PowerVault MD32x0i and MD36x0i iSCSI arrays; scale up to 96 drives with 192TB raw capacity
External Storage
576TB raw capacity per appliance with 1 MD iSCSI array and multiple expansion enclosures. A system with 2 NX3610 appliances can support 1PB raw capacity with 2 MD iSCSI arrays and multiple expansion enclosures.
Hardware Redundancy
N/A
Hardware Redundancy
N/A
Hardware Redundancy
Redundant power supplies
Fans
Hot swappable disks
Hardware Redundancy
Hot-plug hard drives
Hot-plug redundant power
Hot-plug redundant cooling
ECC memory
Hardware redundancy
Hot-plug hard drives
Hot-plug redundant power
Hot-plug redundant cooling
No Microsoft cluster support
Hardware redundancy
Hot-plug hard drives
Hot-plug redundant power
Hot-plug redundant cooling
ECC memory
High Availability Clustering
Hardware Redundancy
Hot pluggable drives
Redundant power supplies
Active/active NAS clustering
Hardware Redundancy
Redundant fans; dual active-active controllers
Hardware Redundancy
NX3600 and NX3610 appliances contain dual active-active controllers.
Single namespace for 1 NX3600 appliance (2 controllers) or 2 NX3610 appliances (4 controllers).
Data protection software
N/A
Data protection software
AppAssure Software Protection
Data protection software
CommVault® Simpana®  9
Data protection software
SIS, DFS-R, Snapshots (VSS), FCI
Data protection software
Single-instance storage (SIS), DFS-R, Snapshots (VSS)
Data protection software
Single-instance storage (SIS), DFS-R, Snapshots (VSS), FCI
Bundled Software
Windows Storage Server 2008
or
OpenSolaris ZFS
Data Protection
Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) backup; user-restorable snapshots and asynchronous replication
Data Protection
CIFS/SMB v1.0, NFS v3, Active Directory, LDAP, NIS, NDMP, SNMP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bundled software
Dell Scalable File System
Bundled software
Great For
Word-processing files, presentations, spreadsheets and other unstructured data; file-oriented application data; stored data for block-level access.
Great For
Fast, reliable data backup and recovery for growing environments with virtual and physical servers.
Great For
Businesses looking for a turnkey data backup, archiving, replication and recovery solution.
Great For
Small organizations seeking an entry-level NAS built for easy file access and consolidation and offering Remote Desktop Protocol for simple management.
Great For
Companies that need to consolidate storage and file servers, improve system utilization, backups, and availability without complicated set-up and management
Great For
Businesses seeking to share data among many users with a storage solution offering high efficiency, simple management and plenty of room for expansion.
Great For
Organizations seeking efficient, agile and resilient storage that dynamically adapts to meet changing business needs.
Organizations seeking optimized, specific Windows NAS and/or Unix/Linux NAS
Organizations seeking automated data tiering to minimize the costs of unified storage
Great For
Smaller-scale deployments with multi-protocol (iSCSI, CIFS and NFS) based data storage needs
PowerVault MD customers looking to add NAS capability
Windows Storage Server Enterprise customers looking for a robust solution or tighter NFS integration
Customers looking for an affordable, highly available file sharing solution
Organizations with expanding unstructured file data from user shares, rich content, file-intensive workflows
Great For
Scale-out NAS and unified storage for midsize and smaller deployments.
Dell PowerVault NX3000, Adaptable, Integrated Network Attached Storage
Dell PowerVault NX3000 High Availability (HA)
Dell PowerVault NX3100
Dell PowerVault NX300
Dell PowerVault NX200
Dell|EMC NS-120
Dell|EMC NS-480
Dell NX4 Enterprise-class Network Attached Storage
Dell PowerVault NX3000, Adaptable, Integrated Network Attached Storage
Easy to Deploy and Manage File and Block Storage. The NX3000 lets you leverage a wide selection of SAN arrays or deploys in a clustered configuration for high availability.

Dell PowerVault NX3000 High Availability (HA)
Cluster-ready, high-availability network-attached storage (NAS) with the right level of data management software and expandability to help keep you efficient and productive
Dell PowerVault NX3100
Capacity-dense network-attached storage (NAS) with the right level of data management software and expandability to help keep you efficient and productive.
Dell PowerVault NX300
Entry-level 4-HDD network-attached storage (NAS) with advanced storage technologies and data management software to help keep you efficient and productive.
Dell PowerVault NX200
Entry-level four-drive tower NAS with hardware RAID5 and hot-plug drives for small business(SB), remote office and workgroup customers
Dell|EMC NS-120
NS-120 is a midrange unified storage system designed to reduce the costs of storing and managing data.
Dell|EMC NS-480
NS-480 is a midrange unified storage system designed to reduce the costs of storing and managing data.
Dell NX4 Enterprise-class Network Attached Storage
Highly available multiprotocol file storage that also supports block, iSCSI and FC

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HIGHLIGHTS
Standard edition of Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008
Enterprise edition of Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008
Configurable as a NAS gateway to existing Dell/EMC, EqualLogic or PowerVault MD3000/MD3000i backend storage
Simultaneously can store both file and application data
Advanced data management features like Single-Instant Storage and Distributed File System
High Availability (HA) clustering (requires Enterprise edition of Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008)
HIGHLIGHTS
Enterprise edition of Windows®  Storage Server 2008, the file-server-optimized version of the popular Windows Server®  2008 operating system
All necessary hardware components to set up a 2-node fail-over file cluster with an additional dual-controller iSCSI array for block storage
Pre-configured MD3200i iSCSI storage array options to address performance or capacity storage needs
Advanced data management features and Microsoft® network integration with native Active Directory support, Single Instance Storage and Distributed File System
HIGHLIGHTS
Scalable up to 24TB internally and 384TB externally with SAS and near-line SAS drives
Simultaneously stores both file and block data for flexibility
Advanced data management features like Single-Instance Storage (SIS) and Distributed File System (DFS)
HIGHLIGHTS
Standard edition of Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008
Easy and quick setup with Initial Configuration Tool
Reduces duplicate files and allows data collaboration between teams
HIGHLIGHTS
Preconfigured for easy ordering
Easy and quick setup with Initial Configuration Tool in as little as 15 minutes
Up to 8TB capacity
Front-accessible, hot-swap hard drives
Includes hardware RAID5 and
Data protected with Windows Volume SnapShots (VSS)
HIGHLIGHTS
Brings multi-protocol connectivity with NAS, Multi-Path file system (MPFS), iSCSI and Fibre Channel all in one platform
Offers a comprehensive suite of advanced, built-in features at no extra cost like file-system deduplication (with compression), snapshots, Automated Volume Management and Celerra Thin Provisioning
Delivers scalability up to 120 drives including Flash drive support (30 times more IOPS than 15K Fibre Channel drives)
HIGHLIGHTS
Brings multi-protocol connectivity with NAS, Multi-Path file system (MPFS), iSCSI and Fibre Channel all in one platform
Offers a comprehensive suite of advanced, built-in features at no extra cost like file-system deduplication (with compression), snapshots, Automated Volume Management and Celerra Thin Provisioning
Delivers scalability up to 480 drives including Flash drive support (30 times more IOPS than 15K Fibre Channel drives)
HIGHLIGHTS
Simple, centralized management for multiprotocol file storage
Automated setup – fifteen minutes from power-up to production
Highly Available with transparent, dynamic failover to hot standby X-Blade
Now with 10Gbit connectivity for NAS and iSCSI
Chassis
2U rack mounted
Chassis
2U rack-mount (per node)
Chassis
2U rack-mount
Chassis
1U rack-mount
Chassis
Built on PowerEdge T310 server technology with four SATA hard drives
Chassis
8U rack mounted
Chassis
9U rack mounted
Chassis
5U rack mounted
Processor
Intel®  Xeon®  Quad-Core 5500 series processors
Processor
Intel®  Xeon®  Quad-Core 5500 or 5600 sequence processors
Processor
Single or Dual Quad-Core 5506/5620 Nehalem/Westmere
Processor
Single E5506 Nehalem processor
Processor
Intel Celeron processor G1101 (2MB cache, 2.26 GHz) with 2GB system memory
Processor
1 or 2 x-Blades Data Movers, 2 storage processors
Processor
2 or 4 x-Blades Data Movers, 2 storage processors
Processor
Dual 2.8GHz Pentium IV processors
Internal Storage
6 - 3.5" SAS or SATA drives
Internal Storage
2 - 3.5" 146GB 15K RPM SAS Hot Plug Hard Drives for OS RAID 1 (each NX3000 cluster node)
Internal storage
12 Hard Drives: 450GB/600GB SAS, 1TB/2TB/3TB near-line SAS
Internal Storage
4 Hard Drives: 250GB/500GB/1TB/2TB/3TB SATA/NLSAS
Internal Storage
8TB maximum storage capacity with 4x2TB SATA drives and fixed configuration with RAID (OS and data)
Internal Storage
Supports EFD, FC, SATA hard drives
Internal Storage
Supports EFD, FC, SATA hard drives
Internal Storage
24TB with 12 2TB SATA drives
External Storage
External PowerVault disk enclosures, Dell/EMC storage arrays or EqualLogic storage arrays
External Storage
Up to 576TB total capacity with PowerVault MD arrays
Pre-configured PowerVault MD3200i iSCSI storage arrays options (*):
Performance: 7.2TB (SAS)
Capacity: 24TB (NL-SAS)
Value: 12TB (NL-SAS)
Entry: 3TB (NL-SAS)
External storage
up to 576TB total capacity with PowerVault MD arrays
External Storage
n/a
External Storage
None
External Storage
Maximum 120 drives, 8 maximum disk array enclosures
External Storage
Maximum 480 drives, 32 maximum disk array enclosures
External Storage
96TB with 48 2TB SATA drives in 4 additional Disk Array Enclosures totaling 120TB per array
Hardware Redundancy
Hot swappable drives
Redundant power
Redundant cooling
ECC memory
Hardware Redundancy
2 node cluster redundancy (NX3000)
Dual controller redundancy (MD3200i)
Hot swappable drives
Redundant power
Redundant cooling
ECC memory
Hardware redundancy
Hot-swappable drives
Redundant power
Redundant cooling
ECC memory
Hardware Redundancy
Hot swappable drives
Redundant power
Redundant cooling
ECC memory
Hardware Redundancy
hot-swappable hard drives, hardware RAID5, Dual NICs
Hardware Redundancy
Hot pluggable drives
Redundant power supplies / fans
Optional redundant I/O Subsystems
Optional redundant x-Blades
Hardware Redundancy
Hot pluggable drives
Redundant power supplies / fans
Optional redundant I/O Subsystems
Optional redundant x-Blades
Hardware Redundancy
Hot pluggable drives
Redundant power supplies / fans
Optional redundant I/O Subsystems
Optional redundant x-Blades
Data Protection Software
Single Instance Store (SIS)
Distributed File System (DFS) and DFS-R (replication)
File Services Resource Manager (FSRM)
Data Protection Software
Single-instance storage (SIS)
Distributed file system (DFS) and DFS-R (replication)
File Services Resource Manager (FSRM)
File Classification Infrastructure (FCI)
Data protection software
Single-instance storage (SIS)
Distributed file system (DFS) and DFS-R (replication)
File Services Resource Manager (FSRM)
Data protection software
Single-instance storage (SIS)
Distributed file system (DFS) and DFS-R (replication)
File Services Resource Manager (FSRM)
File Classification Infrastructure (FCI)
Bundled Software
Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008 (basic edition)
Bundled Software
Unisphere
Celerra SnapSure
Virtual Provisioning
Celerra Data DeDuplication
NDMP support
Bundled Software
Unisphere
Celerra SnapSure
Virtual Provisioning
Celerra Data DeDuplication
NDMP support
Bundled Software
Celerra Manager-Basic
Celerra SnapSure
Virtual Provisioning
elerra Data DeDuplication
NDMP support
 
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
N/A
Optional Software
Optional FIle Storage Software:
Celerra Anti-virus
Celerra Replicator
Celerra Manager Advanced Edition
Celerra File Level Retention

Optional Application Storage Software:
Navisphere Express
Navisphere®  Manager
SnapViewTM 
SAN CopyTM 
MirrorViewTM 
Great For
Organizations with data growth needing high-performance file sharing with flexibility to handle block data
Mixed Windows and Linux/UNIX file protocol environments (CIFS, NFS and FTP)
Seamlessly integrating file storage functionality into a SAN environments
Leveraging SAN arrays in a clustered environment to ensure High Availability (HA)
Great For
Companies with high performance Microsoft Windows file sharing needs for Windows based clients or Servers and environments that require High Availability (HA) clustering for failover redundancy
Those with limited resources that need a Windows based storage solution that can scale up to 16 nodes and attach to a variety of shared iSCSI block storage arrays
Great For
Small to medium sized businesses and branch offices that want to share information primarily in Windows®  environments with integrated data management software.
Those with limited resources that need a simple way to consolidate multiple file servers, access and share information quickly and improve backups without complicated management.
Great For
Small businesses and branch offices that want to share information primarily in Windows®  environments with integrated data management software
Those with limited resources that need a simple way to consolidate file servers, access and share information quickly and improve backups without complicated management
Great For
Businesses that want enterprise-class hardware for their consolidated storage, even though they have limited, if any, IT staff support
Smaller organizations, workgroups or remote offices that want dedicated file sharing and collaboration across a network
Small, thriving businesses that need a more efficient storage system than just adding disk space to their desktops or laptops
Great For
Businesses that want to cost-effectively consolidate different types of storage, improve utilization and centralize backups.
Organizations looking for one integrated solution that supports mixed applications with varied workload environments, storage tiering and diverse requirements.
Great For
Businesses that want to cost-effectively consolidate different types of storage, improve utilization and centralize backups.
Organizations looking for one integrated solution that supports mixed applications with varied workload environments, storage tiering and diverse requirements.
Great For
Mixed Windows and Linux/UNIX file protocol environments (CIFS, NFS and FTP)
Improved storage utilization through virtual provisioning
Unified solution supporting file and block, iSCSI and FC
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