Looking for affordable, high-performance shared storage?
The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage is a flash ready hybrid storage system designed for affordable application acceleration ideal for small and remote office deployments. Don’t let the low cost fool you, it gives you the combination of simplicity, flexibility to grow now, and advanced features you may not expect in an entry-priced array. Start small and scale as needed with any combination of solid state drives (SSDs), high-performance enterprise, or lower-cost midline SAS-based hard disk drives (HDDs). HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage has been the industry-leading entry storage Fibre Channel (FC) platform for the past eight years, with nearly 500,000 systems sold worldwide1. Delivers 2x higher performance2 than the previous generation at the same price, delivering in excess of 200,000 IOPS. It’s seriously simple and affordable flash-ready storage to help you get the most performance for the lowest cost.
Drive description : Up to 192 SFF SAS/ENT and/or SAS/SSD, or up to 96 LFF SAS/MDL and/or SAS/SSD, maximum supported including expansion, depending on model and configuration
Capacity : 614 TB SFF or 1344 TB LFF, maximum raw capacity including expansion, depending on model
Storage expansion options : Up to 7x HPE MSA 2050 LFF Disk Enclosures and/or HPE MSA 2050 SFF Disk Enclosures, or 7x HPE MSA 2050 SAN DC-Power Carrier Grade SFF Disk Enclosures depending on array model
Host interface : 16 Gb/8 Gb Fibre Channel 8-ports per system or 1 GbE/10GbE iSCSI 8-ports per system or 12 Gb SAS 8-ports per system are supported depending on array model
Storage controller : 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAN controllers or 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAS controllers supported, depending on model
SAN backup support : Yes
Storage mirroring support : Yes
Systems Insight Manager support : Yes
Compatible operating systems : Microsoft Windows Server 2019, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, HP-UX, Red Hat Linux, SuSE SLES Linux, VMware ESXi, OVMS. Detailed information available at: http://www.hpe.com/storage/spock
Clustering support : Windows, Linux, HP-UX
Form Factor : 2U
Warranty : Three-year limited warranty, parts exchange Next Business day delivery. For more warranty information refer to https://www.hpe.com/storage/warranty.
Weight : 40.6 lb
Weight : 18.4 kg
Minimum dimensions ( H x W x D) : 3.5 x 22.5 x 17.6 in
Minimum dimensions ( H x W x D) : 8.9 x 49.5 x 44.7 cm