NetApp E2700 Technical Specifications

E2700 Technical Specifications
All data in this table applies to dual-controller configurations.
  E2760 E2724 E2712
Maximum raw capacity 240TB
w/expansion 768TB
28.8TB
w/expansion 700.8TB
48TB
w/expansion 768TB
Maximum disk drives* 180 using only 60 drive shelves
192 with expansion shelves
75 SSDs with 60-drive enclosures
192 with expansion shelves
120 SSD with 24-drive expansion enclosures
192 with expansion shelves
No SSD Cache support for E2712 with 12-drive shelves
Form factor 4U/60 drives 2U/24 drives 2U/12 drives
Drive types supported
  • 2/3/4TB NL-SAS 7.2k FDE/non-FDE 600/900GB, 1.2TB SAS
  • 400/800GB, 1.6TB SSD non-FDE
  • 800 GB SSD FDE
  • 600/900GB, 1.2TB SAS 10k FDE/non-FDE
  • 400/800GB, 1.6TB SSD non-FDE
  • 800GB SSD FDE
  • 2/3/4TB 7.2K NL-SAS FDE/non-FDE
System ECC memory 4/8 GB (standalone-simplex), 8/16 GB (HA-duplex)
Base ports for host I/O Dual port 12Gb SAS (standalone-simplex); Quad port 12Gb SAS (HA-duplex)
Additional ports for host I/O Dual port 10Gb iSCSI (standalone-simplex); Quad port 10Gb iSCSI (HA-duplex)
Dual/Quad port 16Gb FC (standalone-simplex); Quad/Octal port 16Gb FC (HA-duplex)
Dual/Quad port 12Gb SAS (standalone-simplex); Quad/Octal port 12Gb SAS (HA-duplex)
Expansion disk shelves supported: drive offerings

DE6600 (4U/60 drives):

  • 2/3/4TB NL-SAS 7.2k FDE/non-FDE
  • 600/900GB, 1.2TB SAS 10k FDE/non-FDE
  • 400/800GB, 1.6TB SSD non-FDE
  • 800GB SSD FDE

DE5600 (2U/24 drives):

  • 600/900GB, 1.2TB SAS 10k FDE/non-FDE
  • 400/800GB, 1.6TB SSD non-FDE
  • 800GB SSD FDE

DE1600 (2U/12 drives):

  • 2/3/4TB NL-SAS 7.2k FDE/non-FDE
Operating system SANtricity 11.10
High-availability features Dual active controller with automated I/O path failover
Supports Dynamic Disk Pools and traditional RAID levels 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, and 10 Redundant, hot-swappable storage controllers, disk drives, power supplies and cooling fans
Automatic rebuild following a drive failure (DDP to spare capacity, traditional RAID to hot spare)
Mirrored data cache with battery backup and de-stage to flash SANtricity Proactive Drive Health monitoring identifies problem drives before they create issues
Operating systems supported Microsoft® Windows®, Red Hat Enterprise Linux®, Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Apple® Mac® OS, IBM AIX, Solaris, HP-UX
Software features Standard
SANtricity Remote Mirroring
SANtricity Volume Copy
SANtricity Snapshot™
Dynamic Disk Pools
Dynamic volume expansion
Dynamic capacity expansion
Dynamic RAID-level migration
Dynamic segment size migration
Persistent monitor
Proactive drive heath monitoring
Non-disruptive firmware upgrades
Media scan with auto-parity check and correction
SANtricity SSD Cache
SANtricity Thin Provisioning
Data Assurance (T10P1)
Optional Extended-value software:
SANtricity Drive Encryption

* Based on same form factor disk shelves. All models are capable of reaching 192 disk drives when configured with intermixed drive shelves.


Dimensions and Weight E2760 system shelf
DE6600 disk shelf
E2724 system shelf
DE5600 disk shelf
E2712 system shelf
DE1600 disk shelf
Height 7.0" (17.78 cm) 3.47" (8.81 cm) 3.4" (8.64 cm)
Width 19" (48.26 cm) 19" (48.26 cm) 19" (48.26 cm)
Depth 32.5" (82.55 cm) 19.6" (49.78 cm) 21.75" (55.25 cm)
Weight (max) 232 lb (105.2 kg) 57.32 lb (26 kg) 59.52 lb (27 kg)


E2760 system shelf E2724 system shelf E2712 system shelf
Typical Maximum Typical Maximum Typical Maximum
KVA 0.976 1.186 0.411 0.561 0.357 0.507
Watts 967 1174 407 555 354 502
BTU 3298 4006 1388 1894 1207 1714

DE6600 disk shelf DE5600 disk shelf DE1600 disk shelf
Typical Maximum Typical Maximum Typical Maximum
KVA 0.782 0.992 0.225 0.375 0.172 0.322
Watts 774 982 223 371 170 318
BTU 2641 3350 761 1267 580 1086

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  • All ENERGY STAR certified systems are dual power/cooling/controllers, FDE or non-FDE drives of any capacity, with any host interface option
  • NetApp E-Series E2712 up to 24 HDD drives w/DE1600 shelf
  • NetApp E-Series E2724 up to 48 HDD drives w/DE5600 shelf
  • NetApp E-Series E2760 up to 120 HDD drives w/DE6600 shelf