Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110 Blade Array

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Product Configurations

  • Features PS-M4110E PS-M4110X PS-M4110XV PS-M4110XS2
    Storage controllers Single or dual controllers with 2GB or 4GB of non-volatile cache Dual controllers with 4GB non-volatile cache
    Network interfaces Two (2) 10GbE connectivity with one dedicated management port accessible through Chassis Management Controller (CMC).
    Hard disk drives Fourteen (14) 2.5” hot pluggable hard disk drives Nine (9) 10K SAS +

    Five (5) SSD
    Drive capacities 1TB 7.2K NL-SAS or NL-SAS SED 600GB, 900GB, or 1.2TB 10K SAS or SAS SED (SED 900GB) 300GB 15K SAS or SAS SED 600GB or 1.2TB 10K SAS + 400GB or 800GB SSD
    System capacities 14TB using fourteen (14) 1TB 7.2K NL-SAS drives or SEDs 8.4TB using fourteen (14) 600GB 10K SAS drives

    12.6TB using fourteen (14) 900GB 10K SAS drives or SEDs

    16.8TB using fourteen (14) 1.2TB 10K SAS drives
    4.2TB using fourteen (14) 300GB 15K SAS drives or SEDs

    Nine (9) 10K SAS drives and five (5) SSDs
    14.8TB using the allotted configuration

    Nine (9) 10K SAS drives and five (5) SSDs

Technical Highlights

  • Features PS-M4110E PS-M4110X PS-M4110XV PS-M4110XS2
    Volumes Up to 256 per array/up to 512 per Blade Array-only group
    Snapshots 128 per volume/up to 2048 per Blade Array-only group
    Volume connections per PS series group Up to 512 per pool/up to 1024 per Blade Array-only group

    Host protocol Any standards-compliant iSCSI initiators.
    OS supported Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2 with SP2, Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 SP2, Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 , Microsoft® Windows® 8/Windows Server® 2012, VMware® vSphere™ 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.1, Citrix® XenServer 6.0, Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5.7, 6.1, SUSE® Linux® Enterprise Server 10 SP4, 11 SP2, CentOS 5.6, Sun™ Solaris, IBM® AIX, HP-UX®, Mac OS® X, Novell® NetWare®
    RAID supported RAID 5 (not recommended), RAID 6, RAID 10, and RAID 50 RAID 6 Accelerated
    TCP network support IPv4, Pv6 core support
    Expansion option Can be combined with other EqualLogic PS Series arrays in the same SAN group online. A maximum of two (2) PS-M4110 Blade Arrays can be in a group, up to four (4) blade arrays per blade chassis. Additionally, the PS-M4110 can scale outside blade chassis to traditional EqualLogic arrays for up to sixteen (16) in a SAN group.