1U rack height.
Supports up to 10 SFF SAS and/or SATA Universal hard disk
Provides storage capacity of up to 6 TB SAS per enclosure
(using 600 GB 6G 10K 2.5-inch SAS dual Port disk drives) or 5 TB SAS Midline (using 500 GB SAS
MDL) or 2.5 TB SATA (using 250 GB SATA disk drives)
Cascadable 1+1 for up to 20 spindles in a 2U configuration
or 12 TB SAS or 10 TB SAS MDL or 5 TB SATA.
Modular design allows the MSA50 to be used in any storage
configuration from JBOD (Just a Bunch of Disks) to Smart Array storage enclosures.
A common storage platform allows the potential for future
storage consolidation to the SAN.
Universal SFF SAS drive carrier - provides better cooling
and reliability for by providing increased air flow through the storage unit.
Hot pluggable disk drives, fans and power supplies.
Field replaceable fans, I/O Module and mid plane.