Intelligently manage storage throughout your organization. Ideal workloads include hosted services, media streaming, data archiving, off-site disaster recovery or an application or file server.
High Scalability SAN/NAS
The StorageDirector Z2 Foundation gives network administrators a low-cost, scale-out storage platform to expand any NFS, CIFS, iSCSI or Fiber Channel network by up to 192 terabytes. A system head runs NexentaStor Enterprise Edition, while a separate server disk shelf provides the capacity for archiving, replicating, hosting and provisioning data and applications.
Archive data for replication, create an off-site disaster recovery backup, or store a virtual datacenter infrastructures. As storage needs grow, the base system configuration can simply be expanded with an additional server disk shelf - up to four shelves in all.
High Availability SAN/NAS Solution
Based on the StorageDirector Z2 Foundation model, the StorageDirector Z2 HA Cluster delivers increased data and application availability with mirrored dual systems configured for an active-active pair. Using the Nexenta HA Cluster software plug-in to run two instances of NexentaStor, each system provides access to storage while also providing a fail-over option for the other system. Eliminate a single point of failure the perfect low-cost, high-performance NAS/SAN solution for any environment where uninterrupted access to data and applications is necessary. Targeted workloads include cloud, virtualized or tiered storage environments.
StorageDirector Z2 Foundation
High Scalability Diagram
StorageDirector Z2 HA Cluster