New IBM Storwize V5000

Three new Storwize V5000 models will be available from March 4th: Storwize V5030, Storwize V5020, and Storwize V5010. The new models bring many enhancements, including better performance, more cache, greater infrastructure speed, and scaling up to 4 PB of capacity when clustered.

Multiply your possibilities

The new IBM Storwize V5000 is a first class hybrid storage solution: reliable and easy to use, with simple management through an industry-leading graphical user interface, highly flexible and simple to upgrade.

Storwize V5000 Series V5030 V5020 V5010
Standard Connectivity 10 Gb iSCSI /1 Gb iSCSI 12 Gb SAS / 1 Gb iSCSI 1 Gb iSCSI
Optional Connectivity 16 Gb Fibre Channel

12 Gb SAS

10 Gb iSCSI / Fibre Channel over

Ethernet (FCoE)

1 Gb iSCSI

16 Gb Fibre Channel

12 Gb SAS

10 Gb iSCSI / FCoE

1 Gb iSCSI

16 Gb Fibre Channel

12 Gb SAS

10 Gb iSCSI / FCoE

1 Gb iSCSI

Cache (Per System) 32 or 64 GB 16 or 32 GB 16 GB
Maximum Drives 504 per system, 1,008 in a two-way cluster 264 per system 264 per system
Maximum Expansion Enclosures 10 10 10

In combination with IBM Spectrum Virtualize it gives you 2x better utilization, encryption (V5020 and above), automatic tiering that improves performance up to 3x, and compression which can give you up to 5 times more storage. Downtime is practically eliminated due to a highly available system architecture.

With flexible licensing options you can choose the optimal solution that meets your data needs. Contact us today and let us design an appropriate IT infrastructure for your business.

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