HPE Smart Array P712m controller fulfills the shared storage requirements for the blade environment and is the preferred solution for 6Gb/s Shared SAS Storage for HPE ProLiant BladeSystem servers.
HPE's design and integration work within the Smart Array category creates customer value
- 256 Cache
- Support for 6 Gb/s SAS
- Support for 6G SAS Switch
- 2 internal SAS 1x ports and 2 external SAS 2x ports
- Support for externally attached Shared storage
- Support for Internal SATA/SSD drives on BL280c, BL490c, and BL495
- The computational and storage needs of workloads in several areas such as scientific and technical computing, games, digital media, and data analytics are growing exponentially
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- Storage - Single namespace networked file system layer for ease of management and shared access.
- Back end - Load-balanced web front-end servicing dynamic HTML pages
- Flexible ratio of storage to processors to meet a variety of situations--including tasks such as archiving data that requires more processing abilities than stand-alone storage systems can supply Performance