High availability storage server

For:

Open-E DSS V6

Rating:

Configuration

Example configuration and action is presented on the picture below:

1. Low cost (with 2 servers)
  • - Motherboard (e.g. all in one) with 1 CPU- 1 GHz, 1 NIC, SATA 1.5Gbps controller
  • - 1 GB main memory
  • - Software RAID
  • - SATA hard disk drive
2. Medium (with 2 servers)
  • - Motherboard with 2 x Dual Core CPU – 2.8 GHz
  • - 8 GB main memory
  • - SATA 3Gbps hardware RAID controller with RAID5
  • - 8 SATA hard disk drives
  • - 4x 1GbE controller (for bonding)
3. High End (with 2 servers)
  • - Motherboard with 2 x Quad Core CPU – 2.4 GHz
  • - 32 GB main memory
  • - SAS/SATA 3Gbps hardware RAID controller with RAID6
  • - 24 SAS/SATA hard disk drives
  • - 2x 10 GbE controller (for bonding)
  • - FC controller
  • - Enclosure with redundant power supply