New SAN Volume Controller (SVC)

  • IBM

The SVC is now boosted to include a dual socket 8 core Xeon CPU with an additional 32GB RAM – backed by huge increases in capacity control and compression – including the ability to attach up to 48 SSDs and six Hardware Interface Cards (HICs).

The latest SAN Volume Controller – SVC 2145-DH8 has an all new engine featuring:

• Dual socket 8 core Xeon CPU – based on the Ivy Bridge core design – and additional 32GB RAM

• One or two compression cards with Intel QuickAssist chip to speed compression

• Ability to attach up to 48 SSDs via 12gig SAS cables

IBM is the first array supplier to bring Intel’s QuickAssist chip to market.

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