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2108Rs SAN

An ideal business class SAN solution, the 2018Rs is an entry-level SAN that boasts huge benefits in performance, efficiency, and security. This single-socket SAN not only saves you money on equipment costs but also provides substantial savings on software licensing.


Form Factor Twin 2U rack-mount
Processors 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Number of Processors 1 per chassis
CPU Cores Up to 28 cores per processor
CPU Speed 2.7GHz to 4.0GHz per processor
CPU Cache Up to 39MB per processor
Memory Up to 384GB memory per chassis
Memory Speed 2933MHz
RAID Software 0, 1, 5, 10 included; LSI® hardware RAID optional; caching available
Front Drives Up to 8 x 3.5" hot-swap drives per chassis- or -
Up to 8 x 2.5" hot-swap drives per chassis (requires 2.5” adapter)
Internal Drives 1 x internal M.2, NVMe, PCIe Gen3 x4 or SATA, per chassis (optional)
Optical Drive 1 x 5.25" Slim DVD-ROM drive (optional)
Storage Capacity Up to 192TB (96TB usable), drive type dependent
I/O Specifications 4 x USB 3.0 (2 front, 2 rear), 2 x USB 2.0 (rear), 2 x Serial (1 front, 1 rear), 1 x VGA (rear) per chassis
LAN Ports 2 x 10GbE (10/1000/10000) per chassis
1x 1GbE (Management port) per chassis
PCIe Slots 4 x PCIe x8 Gen 3 (FHFL), and 1 x PCIe x8 Gen 3 (Low-profile) per chassis
Power Supplies 2 x Redundant hot-swap 500W AC power per chassis
Remote Management IPMI 2.0, KVM over HTML5


OS Supported

Microsoft® Windows Server®  2012, 2016, 2019, Windows® 10, VMware®
ESXi™ 6.5-6.7, Open-E® JovianDSS™ & DSS7, Red Hat® RHEL 7.3-7.x,
SUSE® SLES 11,12, Ubuntu 16,17, CentoOS™ 7, XenServer® 7.1-7.6,
more options available

Warranty 5 years