System and controller features
ChassisCompact 3U enclosure with rack mount kit, dual FRU powersupplies
Controllers512GB cache, 12 Gb/s drive backplane (Power and cluster servers)
External I/O Ports1x RJ45 Dedicated IPMI LAN Port, 2x RJ45 10GbE ports, 10/25/40/50 and 100 GbE NIC(s) and 16/32Gbit fibre channel optional,
Drive Support12/24/36 3.5” x SAS/SATA 12 Gb/s hard drives and/or SSDs
Operational Features
RAID protectionRAID 0,1,6 (RAID-6 default), physical drive error recovery. Replacement drive rebuild and monitoring, SMART, error recovery mechanisms
Spare DrivesZX RAID 6 configuration can be configured with or without a hot spare drive. RAID 6 has two parity drives and therefore doesn’t require a hot spare drive, however a hot spare can be configured at the factory by request.
Event NotificationEmail, audible (buzzer), and visible (LEDs) alerts, SNMP
Mechanical Specifications
Voltage90-264 VAC Auto-Ranging 50-60 Hz
Power Supply12 /16/24 Bay: 920W Redundant PS; 36/60 Bay: 1280W Redundant PS
Power Consumption12 Bay: 325W; 16 Bay: 1200W; 24 Bay: 465W; 36 Bay: 525W; 60 Bay: 1600W
Operating TemperatureOperational 5°- 35°C (non operational -40° +70°C)
Relative Humidity0-90%
Dimensions12 Bay - width 17.2” (437mm) height 3.5” (89mm) depth 25.5” (648mm) / gross weight: 61 lbs (27.7 kg)
 16 Bay - width 17.25” (438mm) height 5.25” (133mm) depth 26.25” (667mm) / gross weight: 75lbs (34 kg)
 24 Bay - width 17.2” (437mm) height 7” (178mm) depth 26” (660mm) / gross weight: 92 lbs (41.7 kg)
 36 Bay - width 17.2” (437mm) height 7” (178mm) depth 27.5” (699mm) / gross weight: 104 lbs (47.2 kg)
Options12/24/36/60 single and dual expander capacities - Specifications available upon request
Software Specifications
Base OSLinux
File systemZFS
Connections and storage protocols1/10/25/40/100 GigE
NFS v3
SMB up to 3.0.2
Data integrity and availabilityZFS 256-bit block level checksums
Mirror (eq. RAID 10), RAID-Z1 (RAID-5), -Z2, (eq. RAID-6), -Z3 (RAID-7
Off-site Data Protection (ODP)
Active-Active or Active-Passive, dual node HA Cluster for iSCSI, NFS and SMB
Self-healing against silent data corruption
Disk Multipathing
Data optimizationRAM, SSD and HDD hybrid pool
Tiered Caching
Unlimited Snapshots, Unlimited Clones (writable Snapshots)
Thin Provisioning, Over Provisioning
Inline Data Deduplication
Inline Compression
ManagementWeb GUI, Console UI, CLI
E-mail notification
Roll-back to previous configuration
Supported configurationsSingle node
HA Cluster for NFS, iSCSI and SMB Standard (Rack)
Advanced (Metro) HA Cluster with disks via SAS, FC and Network Attached Drives
Off-site backup unit
Supported environmentsVMware, Microsoft, Citrix, Linux, RHEL, macOS, XEN, OpenStack
Licensing and feature packsOne license per server
Additonal storage license depending on capacity
Standard HA Cluster Feature Pack (SAS, FC)
Advanced Metro HA Cluster Feature Pack
(SAS, FC, Ethernet)
System Management
Supported OSWindows, macOS, Linux
Management ToolsEmbedded web mgmt. support — no host agent is needed using standard TCPIP; simple process to create users and groups, ADS synchronization volume creation or partitioning; NAS tuning tools for optimal performance for various applications; easy-to-parse error logs and status monitoring.
Management InterfacesEmbedded web server and management support — no host agent is needed; Ethernet
Network ProtocolsSMB, NFS, REST