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EMC Celerra NS22

EMC Celerra Storage Platforms

EMC Celerra Systems: How They Compare

 

EMC Celerra
Unified Storage Platforms


EMC Celerra
Gateway Platforms

Applications profile

Distributed file server environments with specific performance, availability, and scalability requirements in a unified storage environment where SAN infrastructure is not a requirement

Environments with existing SAN infrastructure, growing deployments of file servers, and specific multi-protocol performance, availability, and scalability requirements

NAS servers

NX4

  • 1 or 2 X-Blades

NS-120

  • 1 or 2 X-Blades

NS-480

  • 2 or 4 X-Blades

NS-960

  • 2 to 8 X-Blades

NS40G

  • 1 or 2 X-Blades

NS-G8

  • 2 to 8 X-Blades

Packaging

Unified storage solution with up to 8 X-Blades and EMC CLARiiON storage

Gateway solution with up to 8 X-Blades

Number of control stations

1 (1-2 for NS-960)

1 (1-2 for NS-G8)

Maximum storage capacities

NX4

  • Up to 32 TB usable (16 TB maximum per active X-Blade), SAS and SATA drives
  • Up to 60 drives raw capacity

NS-120

  • Up to 64 TB usable (32 TB maximum per active X-Blade), FC and SATA drives
  • Up to 120 drives raw capacity

NS-480

  • Up to 192 TB usable (64 TB maximum per active X-Blade), FC, SATA and flash drives
  • Up to 480 drives raw capacity

NS-960

  • Up to 760 TB usable (128 TB maximum per active X-Blade), FC, SATA and flash drives
  • Up to 960 drives raw capacity

NS40G

  • Up to 128 TB usable (64 TB maximum per active X-Blade), FC and SATA drives
  • Up to 256 TB raw capacity based on RAID 1 configuration

NS-G8

  • Up to 896 TB usable (128 TB maximum per active X-Blade), FC and SATA drives
  • Up to 1.8 PB raw capacity based on RAID 1 configuration

Network access

NX4

  • 4 Copper GigE ports per X-Blade
  • 8 Fibre Channel ports

NS-120

  • 4 Copper GigE ports per X-Blade
  • 8 Fibre Channel ports

NS-480

  • 4 Copper GigE ports per X-Blade or 2 Copper and 2 Optical GigE per X-Blade
  • 8 Fibre Channel ports

NS-960

  • 6 UltraFlex IO slots per X-Blade*
  • Up to 12 Fibre Channel ports

* Slot can contain either quad 10/100/1000, dual GigE Optical + dual 10/100/1000, or single 10GigE Port

NS40G

  • 4 Copper GigE ports per X-Blade

NS-G8

  • 6 UltraFlex IO slots per X-Blade*

* Slot can contain either quad 10/100/1000, dual GigE Optical + dual 10/100/1000, or single 10GigE Port

Network protocols

NFS v2, v3, & v4, CIFS, FTP, SNMP, NDMP, NTP, SNTP, TFTP, iSCSI, MPFS, Fibre Channel Option

NFS v2, v3, & v4, CIFS, FTP, SNMP, NDMP, NTP, SNTP, TFTP, iSCSI, MPFS

Operating environments

UNIX, Windows, Linux, Novell (iSCSI only), Mac (NAS only)

UNIX, Windows, Linux, Novell (iSCSI only), Mac (NAS only)

 

Software

  • EMC Celerra Anti-Virus
  • EMC Celerra Automated Volume Management
  • EMC Celerra Data Deduplication
  • EMC Celerra Replicator
  • EMC SnapSure
  • EMC Celerra FileMover
  • EMC File Level Retention
  • EMC Celerra MPFS

  • EMC Celerra Anti-Virus
  • EMC Celerra Automated Volume Management
  • EMC Celerra Data Deduplication
  • EMC Celerra Replicator
  • EMC SnapSure
  • EMC Celerra FileMover
  • EMC File Level Retention
  • EMC Celerra MPFS

Management options

EMC Celerra Manager (Basic or Advanced Edition), Microsoft Management Console, Command Line Interface (CLI)

EMC Celerra Manager (Basic or Advanced Edition), Microsoft Management Console, Command Line Interface (CLI)

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