HPE NS204i-d NVMe OS Boot Device and HPE USB Flash drive with dual 32 GB microSD cards on-board RAID 1 free up internal server storage bays enabling greater platform storage density. HPE OS Boot Devices provides separate, redundant disk solutions for the OS that enables a more robust, optimized compute platform.
The HPE NS204i-p NVMe OS boot device is a self-contained boot solution in a simple, pre-configured PCIe card that requires no GUI or user setup. This plug-and-play OS boot device includes two 480 GB M.2 SSDs, enabling customers to mirror OS through hardware RAID 1. Based on NVMe technology, HPE NS204i-p NVMe OS Boot Device delivers up to 4x faster read capability than legacy SATA boot solutions.
HPE NS204i-d NVMe OS Boot Device is a complete, turnkey optimized OS boot device that is easy to deploy—no need to configure or format, simply insert and it works, no GUI or user setup required.
Pre-configured RAID 1 OS boot utilizes a single HPE Synergy designed card that connect to PCIe connection under drive cages to safely isolate OS from user data on today’s popular virtualized environments.
Uses native in-box driver support for VMware, Linux, and Windows OS.
Supports secure firmware boot for simple and secure setup of HPE Synergy 480 Gen10 Plus Compute Modules.
Enables all drive bays are used for data, greatly reducing server complexity, while providing an economical way for booting in virtualized environments.
HPE NS204i-d NVMe OS Boot Device combines the latest generation NVMe technology and hardware RAID 1 redundancy in support of OS applications.
Self-contained HPE Synergy Gen3 boot device is integrated with two HPE enterprise-class 480GB NVMe M.2 SSDs allowing you to customize configuration.
HPE enterprise-class NVMe M.2 SSDs delivers enhanced data protection with power loss protection and error correction.
Based on Synergy design with NVMe technology, the HPE NS204i-d NVMe OS Boot Device delivers up to 4x times faster read capability than legacy SATA-based boot solutions.2
Platform supported: HPE ProLiant DL, ML and HPE Apollo servers. See QuickSpecs for a detailed listing of supported platforms.
RAID levels: Dedicated hardware RAID 1
Form factor: PCIe half-height, half-length (HHHL) card
Usable capacity: 480GB
Compliance: RoHS, Lot 9
PCIe support: Gen3
Maximum drives supported: 2, included in kit