Aberdeen’s AberSAN Z-Series 2, scalable storage platform brings the
simplicity of network attached storage (NAS) to the SAN enterprise
by utilizing the innovative ZFS file system. Aberdeen gets it, the AberSAN shared file storage appliance
delivers enterprise SAN unified storage for everyone and brings
enterprise level benefits at entry-level pricing.
The unified storage AberSAN Z-Series touts unlimited storage with
the ability to scale well beyond 1PB (petabyte) of storage capacity,
managed in one single Z-RAID array. The added capacities can be
achieved via cascading additional physical devices via XDAS JBOD
expansion boxes. Future growth is ensured through optional 10Gbit
Ethernet and 8Gbit Fibre channel connectivity, to help companies
manage large collections of infrastructure storage and networking as
a seamless, flexible and dynamic cloud storage environment.
Featuring the high performance of the ZFS files system powered by
NexentaStor, the AberSAN Z-Series offers; in-line deduplication,
thin provisioning, data mirroring, unlimited snapshots, WAN
optimized IP replication and high-availability clustering. By
consolidating the elements of a shared storage environment into a
single high-density server, the Aberdeen's SAN enterprise storage
AberSAN Z-Series decreases operating
costs by minimizing consumption of physical storage resources and
provides a cost-efficient solution for delivering scalable storage.
The second generation Z-Series now features Intel E5-2600 "Sandy-Bridge" processor technology. Other improvements include support for up to 512GB of DDR3 memory, next generation PCIE 3.0 connectivity, and standard integrated dual 10 Gigabit Ethernet controllers. Also all AberSAN chassis feature high efficiency redundant power supplies, hot swap OS drives, tool-less rails and as usual include the rock solid Aberdeen 5 Year Warranty.