The Quantumsystem is an affordable, easy-to-install, simple-to-manage scale-out NAS storage appliance that provides the capacity and performance you need for both today and tomorrow. It is a turnkey solution with the features, performance, and scalability of an enterprise-grade system, sized and priced for smaller workgroups and organizations. Integrated storage tiering efficiently moves less-frequently used data to the cloud or other archive tiers to drive down the cost of long-term storage and preserve valuable free space in .
The system comes in one of three QXS 3-Series RAID chassis storage capacity options (see QXS-312 RAID Chassis – Front) connected via 10 GbE using the iSCSI protocol, and a pre-installed StorNext NAS license.
, which is used to perform initial configuration of the system, provides ongoing, holistic monitoring of your entire StorNext environment after initial configuration.
|Expansion Card Description||
Supported Expansion Cards
Dell/Intel X520 Dual Port 10 GbE NIC (shown with SFP+ transceivers installed), low-profile
Note: Can be used with Twinax cables or optical SFP+ transceivers.
|Dell/Intel X550 Dual Port 10 GbE base-T NIC, low-profile|
|Dell/Intel i350 Quad Port 1 GbE NIC, low-profile|
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Thesystem QXS-312 RAID Chassis is a converged/combo configuration (which combines metadata and user data storage). The QXS-312 Chassis used for comes with the following capacity options:
|4 TB HDD||Converged metadata and user data||
4 TB x 12 drives = 48 TB
|6 TB HDD||Converged metadata and user data||
6 TB x 12 drives = 72 TB
|8 TB HDD||Converged metadata and user data||
8 TB x 12 drives = 96 TB
The following shows the front view of the QXS-312:
The following shows the rear view of the QXS-312: