Product Id: 27656789
Description: HPE Modular Smart Array 2040 SAS Controller - Storage controller (RAID) - SAS 2 - 600 MBps - RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 50 - SAS 6Gb/s, SAS 12Gb/s - for Modular Smart Array 2040, 2040 10Gb
Mfr Part #: C8S53A
The HP MSA 2040, a high-performance storage array designed for entry-level HP customers. This MSA 2040 storage array provides an excellent value for customers needing performance balanced with price to support initiatives such as consolidation and virtualization.
The HP MSA 2040 storage system brings the performance benefits of SSDs to MSA array family customers. This array has been designed to maximize performance by using high performance drives across all applications sharing the array. The HP MSA 2040 storage arrays are positioned to provide an excellent value for customers needing increasing performance to support initiatives such as consolidation and virtualization.
- Four host ports per controller
- 4 GB transportable read/write cache per controller
- Battery-free cache backup with super capacitors and compact flash
- MSA 2040 supports SSD drives which allow IT managers to boost IOPS performance
- Ease of management featuring browser-based out-of-band access
- High-performance and high-speed SSD drives, enterprise-class SAS, and SAS midline drives
- Vdisks can be spanned across multiple enclosures