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NST5500

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The NST5500 is Nexsan's line of Hybrid Storage systems offering NAS, iSCSI or both.

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Compatible with

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service
  • XenServer 6.0
  • XenServer 6.0.2
  • XenServer 6.1
  • XenServer 6.2

Compatibility

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service (XenApp & XenDesktop service)
  • Citrix Hypervisor (XenServer)

Product Details

The NST5500 is Nexsans line of Hybrid Storage systems offering NAS, iSCSI or both. The NST5500 uses Nexsans FASTier technology to provide the speed of solid-state at the price of spinning disk. FASTier intelligently and automatically moves data through solid-state and spinning disk in-concert for up to 10X performance over traditional disk storage. The net result is a radical new cost-per-I/O to speed your virtual and cloud environments. 

Tech Specifications

  • Maximum capacity - 1080TB
  • Maximum number of drives w/ expansion chassis -  360
  • FASTier Package Contents -  (1) 8GB DRAM in SSD & (3) 200GB SLC SSDs
  • Maximum FASTier dedicated high speed flashbacked DRAM write cache in SSDs per system -  32GB

The NST5500 is Nexsans line of Hybrid Storage systems offering NAS, iSCSI or both.

Features

  • iSCSI block and NFS/CIFS shared folders
  • Snapshots
  • Asynchronous Replication
  • Synchronous Replication
  • Quotas and thin provisioning
  • FASTier acceleration technology
  • Enterprise-class reliability and fault tolerance with hot-swappable active components
  • Utilize SSD, NL-SAS, SAS and SATA drives
  • Active Directory, LDAP, iSNS and CHAP integration
  • Online capacity expansion
  • Efficient with 60 disks in 4U storage arrays and up to 85% energy savings