- Supports up to 512 servers per pool and 2,048 servers per group attached in a SAN
- Scales up to 192 SAS or SATA drives and 192TB
- Single or dual-controller models with 1Gb iSCSI connectivity
Dell™ EqualLogic™ PS5000 series arrays are designed to meet the performance and availability needs of virtualization environments in medium and large enterprises. These virtualized Internet SCSI (iSCSI) storage area networks (SANs) combine intelligence and automation with fault tolerance to provide simplified administration, rapid deployment, enterprise performance and reliability, and seamless scalability.
The EqualLogic PS series virtualized iSCSI SANs enable cost-effective enterprise storage solutions for virtualized server environments arrays come complete with all necessary storage software and applications, at no additional software licensing cost. Using patented data movement technology, all EqualLogic PS series arrays in a SAN work together to automatically manage data, load balance across all resources and expand to meet growing storage needs. This virtualized modular storage architecture scales performance with capacity. This architecture enables IT managers to meet the needs of growing virtualization deployments, by purchasing only the storage that is needed, when it is needed.