QuantaStor SDS Platform

Reach New Levels of Storage Agility

QuantaStor is a Software-Defined Storage (SDS) platform that allows organizations to turn commodity hardware into a globally scalable, SDS solution with file, block and file protocol support. QuantaStor installs on all commodity 64-bit servers and may be combined with other QuantaStor servers to form a storage grid that can scale to 100 petabytes. Unprecedented flexibility and application design options help maximize workload performance and fault tolerance for a wide range of storage workloads.

Benefits of QuantaStor with Aberdeen

QuantaStor is a Linux based operating system and has been certified for use with all major servers including Cisco, DellEMC, HPE, Intel, Lenovo, Supermicro, as well as Western Digital.

one storage system

Manage One
Storage System

QuantaStor lets you manage a mix of hardware from different vendors as a single unit, simplifying management and automation with CLI and REST APIs.

eliminate complexity


Manage QuantaStor storage grids from anywhere through a unified web interface, eliminating the complexity of managing separate storage systems.

simplify managment


From security enforcement and provisioning to automation and data replication, QuantaStor simplifies every aspect of storage management for IT generalists.

no additional software

Additional Software

When linking and managing appliances, you don’t need to install additional software to take full advantage of all the features of the QuantaStor platform.

multi-format support


QuantaStor SDS presents block and file storage in a single platform that can be configured for high availability.

easily enforce security

Easily Enforce

QuantaStor offers multi-layered data protection on the wire and at rest using self-encrypting drives (FIPS compliance optional), making it simple to manage storage while maintaining strong security encryption policies.

scale easily


Start small – even from a single appliance – and scale hybrid-cloud environments with ease to 100 PB in a single QuantaStor grid.

reduce cost


Lower the cost of managing storage by more than 50%.

Solution Kit Overview

The QuantaStor platform's strong focus on user experience makes the web management interface easily understood and effective for IT generalists and alike.

Stirling QS-212

Head Node

The head node issues file system commands, houses I/O controllers, and manages storage traffic. This 2U rackmount 12-drive server has features including Dual 2nd Gen. Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, 24 DIMMs; up to 6TB ECC DDR4-2933, and Intel® Optane™ DCPMM support.

Stirling QS-212j


JBODs provide additional capacity. This 2U 12-drive JBOD with dual expander backplane has features such as 12 x 3.5" hot-swappable drive bay, a dual expander backplane that supports SAS HDDs with 12Gb/s throughput, and 8 x Mini-SAS HD ports for internal/external cascading expander combination for high performance or high availability. It is also ideal for cloud backup, data replication or high-density archive storage applications for optimal performance and the best in quality computing.

Stirling QS-424j


This 4U 24-drive JBOD features 24 x 3.5" hot-swappable drive bays, dual expander backplane supports SAS HDDs with 12Gb/s throughput, and 8 x Mini-SAS HD ports for internal/external cascading expander combination for high performance, high availability or high redundancy requirements.

Stirling QS-436

Head Node

The head node issues file system commands, houses I/O controllers, and manages storage traffic. This server features a 36-drive head node and is a 4U storage device with dual expander backplanes, as well as a dual Intel® Xeon® Bronze 3204 Processor.

Stirling QS-444j


This 4U 44-drive JBOD with dual expander backplane features: 44x (24 front + 20 rear) 3.5" hot-swappable drive bays, Dual expander backplanes support SAS HDDs with 12Gb/s throughput, redundant 1280W platinum level (1+1) power supplies with PMBus, as well as 7x 8cm hot-swap redundant cooling fans.

Stirling QS-490j


A 4U 90-drive JBOD with dual expander backplane that features up to 90 x 3.5" or 2.5" top-loading SAS 12Gb/s hot-swappable drives, hot-swappable expanders with redundant BMC for remote system power on/off and monitoring, hot-swappable, tool-less modular design and drive trays for easy service and maintenance. This drive also features the flexibility to configure up to 4 hosts to support zoning and individual HDD power cycling, as well as an extremely high density and high capacity dual-path storage enclosure.

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Aberdeen offers an evaluation program to ISV's and OEM's looking to test a product for functionality and compatibility. We will build a test unit to your specifications and offer it for a period of 30 days.

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