Upgrade Platform: FAS8060

The IBM N7550T (also known as FAS6220A) might include only the C20 model, but it still delivers outstanding performance in the realms of data throughput, reliability and maintenance. This storage controller offers system-level redundancy, as well as iSCSI, NAS and Fibre Channel connectivity, combined with the N-series’ legendary performance.

Overview

The IBM N7550T features the model C20 storage controller, designed to provide enterprise-level performance and fast response times. The C20 is an active/active dual-node base unit with failover protection, and also offers excellent expandability and upgradability for organizations. It can also be configured as a gateway if necessary.

Highlights

  • Enterprise-level performance
  • High data throughput and transfer speeds
  • Low maintenance requirements
  • Multiple storage connectivity options
  • Highly expandable

Features and Benefits

  • iSCSI, Fibre Channel and NAS storage connectivity
  • SATA, SAS and FC disk expansion units attachment
  • Configurable as a gateway

Specifications

  • Dual-node configurations include clustered failover
  • Storage controller or gateway configurations
  • 19-inch rack mountable
  • No storage included in chassis
  • 4 quad core 2.3 GHz processors per node
  • 8 10-GB Ethernet ports
  • Equipped with redundant cooling fans