Upgrade Platform: FAS8020

The IBM N7600 (also known as FAS6030, FAS6030A, V6030, V6030A) is a storage controller equipped with models A10 and A20. The A10 model is a single-node base unit, while the A20 is a dual-node, active-active model. The N7600 provides outstanding data throughput, as well as the ability to streamline operations in even large, data-heavy businesses. With low maintenance and multiprotocol support, this storage gateway provides superior performance.

Equivalent NetApp Platforms

  • FAS6030
  • FAS6030A
  • V6030
  • V6030A

Upgrade

  • FAS8020

Overview

For enterprise-class performance, the IBM N7600 is a premier choice for businesses. The A10 model offers up to 48 EXN storage expansion units, while the A20 actually delivers 60 maximum expansion units. When data throughput and reliability matter, turn to the IBM N7600.

Highlights

  • Performance rated for enterprise-level organizations
  • Enhanced reliability
  • Superior performance
  • Active/active failover support

Features and Benefits

  • Two AMD 2.6 GHz 64-bit Opteron processors for each node
  • 16 GB of DDR-333 memory available for each node
  • Up to 672 or 840 disk drive support (A10/A20)
  • FC and SATA disk expansion attachments
  • Each processor features 1 MB of level 2 cache

Specifications

  • Rack-mountable – 6U
  • RAID – RAID 4, DP
  • 2 GB Fibre Channel
  • Network adapter, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet
  • NAS server