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HP MSA50 Disk Storage Enclosure

Delivers industry-leading data performance, availability, storage density, and upgradeability.

[364430-B21]
The HP Modular Smart Array 50 Enclosure MSA50 is a 1U Serial Attach SCSI(SAS) disk drive storage enclosure supporting Small Form Factor (SFF) SAS or Serial ATA (SATA) drives. This enclosure delivers industry-leading data performance, availability, storage density, and upgradeability to meet customers' demanding and growing storage needs.
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Details

The all new SFF drive carrier is designed to support the new Universal form factor hard drive in either SAS or SATA. This new form factor provides optimized performance per U of space while delivering unparalleled power consumption. The MSA50 enclosure supports direct attach storage to HP ProLiant and Integrity Servers. The MSA50 supports the cascading of shelves in a 1+1 configuration to allow a maximum of 20 SFF drives in a 2U configuration attached to a single controller port. This single controller port incorporates four lanes for a total max throughput of 12Gb/s for SAS.

  • 1U rack height.
  • Supports up to 10 SFF SAS and/or SATA Universal hard disk drives.
  • 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.
Manufacturer HP
Part No. 364430-B21
Width 592.2
Height 302.4
Depth 831.6
Weight [Kg] 13.61
Rack Units 1 U
Specification Redundant power supplies, single I/O module, 9 drive blanks, warranty card, mounting hardware, Enclosure user guide, HP SmartStart CD Kit, documentation CD, one 2 Meter SAS external cable and two Nema 5-15 to C13 and two IEC320-C14 to -C13 power cords.
Drive Bays (10) SFF SAS/SATA
Capacity 72, 146, 250, 300, 450, 500, 600 GB
HDD Suitability HP 72GB 6G SAS 15K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 512545-B21;
HP 146GB 6G SAS 10K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 507125-B21;
HP 146GB 6G SAS 15K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 512547-B21;
HP 300GB 6G SAS 10K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 507127-B21;
HP 450GB 6G SAS 10K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 581284-B21;
HP 600GB 6G SAS 10K 2.5" SFF DP ENT HDD 581286-B21;
HP 500 GB 6G SAS 7.2K 2.5 inch SFF DP MDL HDD 507610-B21;
HP 250GB 3G 5.4K 2.5 inch SATA SFF ETY HDD 460355-B21
Storage Capacity Up to 3 TB
Host Interface / Link Speeds 3 Gb/sec SAS or 1.5 Gb/s SATA or 3 Gb/sec SATA
Supported OS

Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003
Microsoft® Windows® Server 2000
Linux
Novell NetWare
VMWare

Remote Management The MSA50 is managed by HP Systems Insight Manager.
RAID Options RAID levels 0, 1, 1 + 0, 5, 6 (RAID ADG) when using a HP Smart Array RAID controller.
Standard The MSA50 has a limited 3 year parts only warranty. The SAS drives have a 3 year warranty; SAS MDL and SATA drives have a 1 year warranty.

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