Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

What is the raw capacity of  symmetrix DMX3 and DMX4 arrays in TB

Posted on 2010-11-28
9
Medium Priority
?
942 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
How much  is the raw capacity of  symmetrix DMX3 and DMX4 arrays in TB
0
Comment
Question by:faraz81116
  • 5
  • 4
9 Comments
 
LVL 30

Accepted Solution

by:
Duncan Meyers earned 1000 total points
ID: 34228030
How many disks and what disks are you using?
0
 

Assisted Solution

by:faraz81116
faraz81116 earned 0 total points
ID: 34228329
lets us say we have 2600 disks and flash for DMX4 and 2600 disks  sata for DMX3
0
 
LVL 30

Assisted Solution

by:Duncan Meyers
Duncan Meyers earned 1000 total points
ID: 34234638
and the size of those  disks?
0
Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

 

Assisted Solution

by:faraz81116
faraz81116 earned 0 total points
ID: 34236210
500gb and 1tb
0
 
LVL 30

Assisted Solution

by:Duncan Meyers
Duncan Meyers earned 1000 total points
ID: 34236634
Total raw capacity = 2600 x 500 + 2600 x 1000 = 3.9PB.

Note that there is no such thing as a 500GB FC drive (146GB, 300GB, 400GB, 450GB and 600GB only). There is also no such thing as a DMX that supports 5,200 drives. The biggest VMAX array supports 2,400 drives. EMC say a maximum of 2.36PB raw: http://australia.emc.com/collateral/hardware/comparison/emc-symmetrix-dmx.htm
0
 

Assisted Solution

by:faraz81116
faraz81116 earned 0 total points
ID: 34236692
Apologies for typo errors

Actually i meant 2400 drives for DMX3 and 2400 drives for DMX4
Now i came to know for DMX4 the raw capacity is <1.05pb

In similar fashion What would be the Raw capacity for DMX3 which has 2400 drives?
0
 
LVL 30

Assisted Solution

by:Duncan Meyers
Duncan Meyers earned 1000 total points
ID: 34236743
Ummm. I don't remember what the DMX3 specs were (they're kind of old now), but it would be similar to the DMX4 at about 1PB.
0
 

Assisted Solution

by:faraz81116
faraz81116 earned 0 total points
ID: 34236759
Great thanks
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:faraz81116
ID: 34421426
knkn
0

Featured Post

Get your Disaster Recovery as a Service basics

Disaster Recovery as a Service is one go-to solution that revolutionizes DR planning. Implementing DRaaS could be an efficient process, easily accessible to non-DR experts. Learn about monitoring, testing, executing failovers and failbacks to ensure a "healthy" DR environment.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When we purchase storage, we typically are advertised storage of 500GB, 1TB, 2TB and so on. However, when you actually install it into your computer, your 500GB HDD will actually show up as 465GB. Why? It has to do with the way people and computers…
The question appears often enough, how do I transfer my data from my old server to the new server while preserving file shares, share permissions, and NTFS permisions.  Here are my tips for handling such a transfer.
This video teaches viewers how to encrypt an external drive that requires a password to read and edit the drive. All tasks are done in Disk Utility. Plug in the external drive you wish to encrypt: Make sure all previous data on the drive has been …
In this video, Percona Solutions Engineer Barrett Chambers discusses some of the basic syntax differences between MySQL and MongoDB. To learn more check out our webinar on MongoDB administration for MySQL DBA: https://www.percona.com/resources/we…

824 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question