NEW! Enterprise Class Storage
Dell Compellent SC4020
Enterprise-class storage for small to mid-size deployment
Dell Compellent SC280
The best rack unit density of any major storage solution.
Dell Compellent SC200/SC220
Flexible storage expansion enclosures for Dell Compellent Storage Center
Dell Compellent Storage Center
Multi-protocol Enterprise storage for virtualized data centers and the cloud that's efficient, agile, and resilient
Dell Compellent SC8000
Efficient, agile and resilient Dell Compellent SAN
Dell Compellent FS8600
Enhanced FluidFS v4 for Dell Compellent Storage Center.
24 x 2.5” drive bays
Supported expansion enclosures
Dell SC200: 12 x 3.5” drive bays
Dell SC220: 24 x 2.5” drive bays
Maximum drive count
120 (24 internal, plus 96 external)
Total storage capacity
408TB based on maximum number of drives (120) and current largest capacity supported drives
Up to 336TB of storage in a 5U chassis
Up to 2PB*
(usable) storage per 48U rack with two Dell Compellent Storage Center systems
Available with either 42 or 84 x 4TB 7200 rpm drives
6Gbps SAS connectivity
Options for 12x 3.5" drives (SC200) or 24x 2.5" drives (SC220)
Support for a mix of drive speed and capacity in any slot within each enclosure with energy-efficient power supplies and Fresh Air technology
Each 3.5" SAS enclosure holds up to 12 SAS drives or up to 84 drives in each dense enclosure. Each 2.5" SAS enclosure holds up to 24 SAS drives.
SAS and FC drive technologies, including write-intensive,single-level cell (SLC) and read-intensive, multi-level cell (MLC) SSDs.
Brings multi-protocol connectivity with NAS, Fibre Channel, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, and iSCSI from the same array
Delivers scalability up to nearly 2,000 TB across a range of disk types and performance levels
Data is optimized automatically to be in the right place at the right time for the right cost
Seamless, dynamic adaptation to meet changing business needs
Array controller with latest Intel® architecture delivers enhanced performance and efficiency in a 2U footprint
Multiprotocol front end offers mixed, simultaneous use of iSCSI, Fibre Channel and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) connections
Supports current and next-gen Dell Compellent drive expansion enclosures
Unify block and file storage using Dell Compellent’s extremely agile shared infrastructure.
Extend the efficiency and agility of the Dell Compellent architecture to the file environment.
Protect your data with enhanced backup and security features.
NAS is 1U, total storage with disk is at least 6U
Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1265L v2, 2.50GHz, 4 cores
Up to 2 Quad-Core Xeon E5540 (2.53 GHz), 64-bit
Two 2.5 GHz Six-Core (Sandy Bridge) IntelTM processors per controller
Dual Intel E5620 4 core / 12MB L3/ 80W / 2.4GHz
Boot from SAN. Supports SSD, FC, SAS and SATA hard disks on storage array
Up to 1.92PB using 2TB NLSAS drives. Supports a wide range of drive types, form factors and capacities
Each system supports up to 960 SAS drives. The maximum usable capacity supported by a system varies based on configuration.
Dual, Redundant 700W 80 Plus® Silver-certified power supplies
Hot pluggable drives
Redundant power supplies
Active/active NAS clustering
Dual, Redundant 750W 80 Plus® Platinum-certified power supplies
Windows Storage Server 2008
Microsoft® Windows Server®
VMware® Citrix Xen-Server
Enterprise Manager 2015 and FluidFS v4 CLI
Dell Compellent Storage Center 6.2 or later
Small to mid-sized organizations with large amounts of data. Those who need scalable, enterprise-class storage priced and sized for small to mid-sized organizations.
Large-scale G500 and government deployments, co-location deployments and file workflows, such as radiology, life sciences and media archival.
Growing enterprise and midsize business SANs that require an efficient, flexible storage solution with nondisruptive capacity scaling for data center expansion.
Expanding capacity without platform replacement.
Organizations seeking efficient, agile and resilient storage that dynamically adapts to meet changing business needs.
Organizations seeking optimized, specific Windows NAS and/or Unix/Linux NAS
Organizations seeking automated data tiering to minimize the costs of unified storage
Enterprise SANs that need enhanced efficiency and diagnostics as well as nondisruptive capacity scaling for future data center requirements.
Data-intensive workloads that need high performance
Large VDI environments
Low cost, high-performance file storage, healthcare and life sciences, media and entertainment, video surveillance, oil and gas exploration.