Product Id: 30524716
Description: HPE Modular Smart Array 2040 SFF Chassis - Storage enclosure - 24 bays (SAS-2) - rack-mountable - 2U
Mfr Part #: K2R81A
The HP MSA 2040, a high-performance storage array designed for entry-level HP customers desiring 8 and/or 16Gb Fiber Channel connectivity with 4 host ports per controller. This next generation 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 SSD drives 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.
- Battery-free cache backup with super capacitors and compact flash
- MSA 2040 supports SSD drives which allow IT managers to boost IOPS performance by more than 2x that of a similar volume located on traditional spinning HDDs
- Ease of management featuring browser-based out-of-band access - his allows a department or small company to effectively handle growing storage requirements, with the aid of an intuitive GUI to administer the unit with a minimum of complexity
- MSA 2040 comes standard with 64 controller-based snapshots and clone capability