Dell EqualLogic PS Series iSCSI SAN
Dell EqualLogic storage solutions deliver consolidated network storage in a self-managing iSCSI Storage Area Network (SAN) that is affordable and easy to use. With its unique peer storage architecture, the PS Series delivers high performance, high availability, flexibility, and low total cost of ownership.
Patented page-based volume management enables automatic movement of data while it is in use, this technology provides for online expansion, automatic configuration, load balancing, performance optimization, and advanced software functionality.
Unique Peer Storage Architecture
The collaborative and equal partnership between components that work together to share resources, distribute loads, and deliver maximum performance, data protection, and scaling is the hallmark of EqualLogic's peer storage architecture. This approach eliminates complexity, providing continuous resource monitoring and automatic management, on-demand expansion without disruption, and comprehensive system monitoring and scanning.
Modular Design and Enterprise Reliability
With the modular design of the EqualLogic PS Series, you can buy only the amount of storage needed today and seamlessly expand capacity with additional arrays when needed, all without disrupting normal business operations. The EqualLogic PS Series offer enterprise class fault tolerance including redundant power supplies, mirrored controller caches, hot spares, and 99.999% availability.
Data Management Services
The EqualLogic PS Series comes with a full spectrum of server management, data protection, and replication software at no additional charge. Auto-Snapshots are supported in both Microsoft and VMware virtual environments, including multi-volume writable snapshots. SAN HQ software allows the monitoring of multiple EqualLogic SAN Groups and provides a consolidated view of alerts and allows administrators to more effectively allocate storage resources.