Data Storage Solutions – STORTRENDS 4700i

Architected for Performance

The StorTrends 4700i is a 4U rack mountable Dual Controller IP-SAN Storage solution with 24 hot-swappable hard drives. It provides up to 1PB of raw storage capacity with the addition of StorTrends 3U-16 bay JBODs. The StorTrends 4700i features the latest 64-bit version of StorTrends iTX Data Storage Software – StorTrends iTX 5.0 – which is optimized for this platform and designed to leverage the power and reliability of its dual controller design in a Hybrid architecture.

This highly reliable storage appliance comes at an outstanding price, to provide true enterprise-class performance in an SMB-friendly package. It can be deployed in existing Ethernet networks and has the capacity to support the entire data storage needs of corporations & institutions. The auto-failover capability of its two controllers ensures that any disaster or interruption is handled smoothly, making the StorTrends 4700i a solid candidate for mission-critical data that requires “always on” availability and reliability.

Features & Specifications

iSCSI Support Yes
Advanced Snapshot Module Yes
Asynchronous Replication Yes (Snapshot Assisted)
WAN Data Services (WDS) Yes
Active/Active and Active/Passive High Availability (HA) between controllers Yes
Thin & Provisioning Yes
Auto Tiering / Information Lifecycle Management Yes
Capacity Expansion with StorTrends 3U JBOD Yes
RAID Support Robust RAID-RT™ with RAID 1 & 5
Tier Residency Support Yes
Hardware StorTrends 4700i Dual Controller SAN
Form Factor 4U, 24 bay
Weight 104 lbs (47 kg)
Dimensions 17.2” x 6.8” x 27.7” (437 mm x 174.5 mm x 705 mm)
Power Supply Redundant Yes
Power Supply Hot-swappable Yes
Hard Drive Bays 24
Hard Drive Interface NL-SAS, Solid State Drive (Flash)
Hot Swappable Hard Drives Yes
Drive Configuration Options Drive Configuration Options Available in Hybrid Configuration.
Number of Processors Four (4) 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors with two (2) processors per controller
Memory Memory 192 GB (96 GB per controller)