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DSI425

DSI425

The DSI425 is designed to help you keep pace with your rapidly expanding data by utilizing state-of-the-art deduplication for your data storage. There’s no need to throw out the old and bring in the new when your capacity or performance needs change… simply add a storage module to your existing solution, and easily scale your capacity and performance. Designed with growth in mind the two tiers of products can scale in increments of 1 TB.

  • Back End Physical Tape
  • Replication
  • Tape Consolidation
  • Open Systems Attachment ISV
  • IBM i Compatible
  • DSI Conductor Software
  • DSI Tracker Software
  DSI425-D04 DSI425-D16 DSI425-D24
Storage Logical Storage 5TB to 20TB (assumes a conservative 5:1 dedupe ratio)

Physical storage (8) 1.2TB Self-Encryption drives
Logical Storage 10TB to 80TB (assumes a conservative 5:1 dedupe ratio)

Physical storage (9) 4TB Self-Encryption drives
Logical Storage 10TB to 120TB (assumes a conservative 5:1 dedupe ratio)

Physical storage (12) 4TB Self-Encryption drives
Power Supply 1 + 1 High Efficiency, Hot Swap 1 + 1 High Efficiency, Hot Swap 1 + 1 High Efficiency, Hot Swap
Interface 2-8Gb Ports 2-16Gb FC Ports 2-16Gb FC Ports
Temp 10-35°C 10-35°C 10-35°C
Humidity 10-80% 10-80% 10-80%
Heat Output/Cooling Requirements 2,133 BTUs/hr 4,100 BTUs/hr 4,100 BTUs/hr
Power/Intl. Power 550 with 110v/7.4a
Intl: 240v/3.7a
1100 with 110v/12a
Intl: 240v/6.5a
1100 with 110v/12a
Intl: 240v/6.5a
Physical (inches) 1.7 x 17.1 x 25.3 3.4 x 18.9 x 29.7 3.4 x 18.9 x 29.7
Weight 42lbs/19.1kg 71.5lbs/32.5kg 71.5lbs/32.5kg
Raid Level 6 6 + 1 6 + 1
Form Factor 1u 2u 2u
Memory 32GB Total 96GB Total 96GB Total
Processor Type 1x Intel Xeon E5-2623 v3 2x Intel Xeon E5-2620 v3 2x Intel Xeon E5-2620 v3
# Virtual Libraries 128 128 128
# Virtual Tape Drives 256 1,024 1,024
# Virtual Tape Cartridge Supported 4,000 64,000 64,000
Backend Physical Tape Yes Yes Yes
Replication  (with encryptions/compression)  Yes Yes Yes
Tape Consolidation (stacking) Yes Yes Yes
VTL Conductor/Tracker Optional Optional Optional
Open Systems IfSV Attachment Yes Yes Yes
iSeries Yes Yes Yes

Customization is the key to effective data storage, and DSI’s mission has always been to provide our clients with complete solutions that combine leading hardware and software with exceptional service and support, so your information is both safer and easier to manage. We build trusted partnerships with our clients starting with all-inclusive three-year contracts and low monthly payments, giving you the ability to smoothly upgrade your operations as technology improves and your business needs grow.

"The support DSI has provided is just outstanding ... anytime a question comes up, people at DSI actually scramble to answer it first. I don't think I've had an experience like that with any other vendor."

Frank Cost, Liberty Bank Systems Administrator

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