IBM Storwize V7000 2076-524 Control Enclosure - Gen2 - 24 2.5-inch drives
The IBM 2076-524 Storwize V7000 Gen2 Control Enclosure is in a 2U rack-mount form factor and includes two node canisters. Each canister includes an eight-core processor and 32 GB cache for a total of 64 GB. It also includes 1 Gb iSCSI connectivity, but can be optioned with 16 Gb FC, 8 Gb FC and 10 Gb iSCSI/FCoE connectivity. The 2076-524 includes 12 Gb SAS ports for expansion enclosure attachment. It accepts 2.5 inch SFF drives and can hold up to 24 of them.
This model provides one IBM Gen2 Storwize V7000 control enclosure for up to 24 2.5-inch drives - HDD, SSD, NL or mix
IBM Storwize V7000 was originally developed from Enterprise Level tech, but targeted at mid-range buyers.
Now that they have been on the market for a while, pricing has come down to Small Business levels, as well.
One enclosure maxes out at 12 or 24 drives (HDD or SSD) and can be expanded to 240 drives with additional enclosures.
The V7000 supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10 and SAN-attached 8 Gbps Fibre Channel (FC) host connectivity (and 1 GbE iSCSI host connectivity).
It also offers a complete set of SAN Volume Controller functions including FlashCopy, RemoteCopy, VDisk Mirroring, thin provisioning, and an easy to use web-based user interface.
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|Specs||IBM Storwize V7000 2076-524|
|RAID Levels||0 - 1 - 5 - 6 - 10|
|Connectivity||1 Gb iSCSI|
|16 Gb FC (optional)|
|8 Gb FC (optional)|
|10 Gb iSCSI/FCoE (optional)|
|Control or Expansion||Control|
|Drive Form Factor||2.5 inch SFF|
|Maximum Drive Quantity||24 (per enclosure)|
|IBM Easy Tier||Yes|
|Power Redundancy||Dual power and cooling|
|Battery Backup||Yes - With IBM feature 8002|
|Weight Empty||37.6 pounds|
|Weight Full||55.4 pounds|