• ES4200FAST, VERSATILE
    & SIMPLE


    The most flexible and easy to use SAN solution for
    business, virtualization and general applications.


  • ES4200BUILD, SCALE
    & GROW


    Build and grow your data center with the
    industry's most versatile active SAN solution.


  • ES4200CONFIGURE, OPTIMIZE
    & MANAGE


    Powerful and simple storage management offers
    complete management via http, https and ssh.


ULTRASTOR® ES4200

The most versatile, active-active iSCSI & FC SAN storage array designed for quick and simple deployment in the virtual data center

 

The ULTRASTOR® ES4200 series is a versatile and cost-effective hybrid iSCSI & FC SAN storage system using a mix of 3.5" near-line, 15K and SSD SAS drives. Featuring active/active RAID architecture, the ES4200 provides the highest level of performance, reliability and scalability in its class. The ES4200 supports up to 24 disks in a 4U rack and is easily expanded with additional shelves.

 

 

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ULTRASTOR ES4200 High Performance iSCSI SAN Storage Array

 

Optimized for Performance and Capacity

The ES4200 supports a mix of drive technologies including near-line, 15K and SSD SAS into multiple storage tiers, allowing data migration between tiers without disruption. Enterprise-class, high availability hardware and software features offer a fully optimized iSCSI & FC SAN storage platform that provides power and scalability for critical business applications. Select from 10GbE, 1GbE and Fibre Channel (FC) connectivity for quick and easy deployment.

 

 

Main Features


 

Enterprise-class Storage Platform
New ULTRASTOR® GEN4 SAN storage platform delivers over 50% more peformance, 100% more capacity, native VAAI integration and powerful storage administration capabilities.

 

Hybrid Disk Technologies
Combine disk technologies to meet I/O demands. Optimize workloads by prioritizing data requirements across groups of 7.2K, 10K/15K and SAS SSD disk drives.

 

Array-based Replication
Protect valuable business data with array-based replication. Leverage asynchronous data protection capabilities built into every ES4200 system.

 

Thin Provisioning
Configure storage volumes for current and future use. Purchase the capacity you need today and add incremental storage expansion as for maximum return on investment.

 

DXE™ Hardware Acceleration
Powerful data offload acceleration reduces host CPU utilization and boosts performance at the system level for increased performance and hardware efficiency.

 

CachePeak™ SSD Caching (Optional)
Add flash acceleration with ULTRASTOR® CachePeak™ SSD pack bundles for maximum IOPS and performance.

 

Ready for Virtualization and the Cloud

The ES4200 is a VMware certified SAN solution that is ready to meet the demands of your virtual environment. Integrated software features such as thin provisioning offer incremental storage scalability with a minimal initial investment. VAAI support provides hardware acceleration and added functionality within your VMware infrastructure. A next generation, active-active design extends data availability for continuous system up-time.

 

ULTRASTOR Acclerated Flash Storage Array

 

Designed to Fit Your Needs

The ES4200 SAN storage platform incorporates powerful pay-as-you-grow Thin Provisioning features with granular allocation capabilities. Thin Provisiong helps users maximize their IT storage hardware investment by eliminating wasteful overprovisiong . ULTRASTOR® Thin Provisioning reduces the complexity involved in extending RAID sets & LUNs by enabling on-demand storage growth through dymanic volume virtualization - resulting in higher storage efficiency and savings.

 

 

Powerful Storage Management

The ES4200 offers powerful and simple storage management. ULTRASTOR's intuitive web based interface offers complete system management and monitoring capabilities via HTTP, HTTPS and SSH. Receive real time system notifications through email without additional software. SNMP support allows integration with existing SNMP-based monitoring environments.

 

 

Backed By The Highest Level of Service and Support

Enhance Technology delivers high performance and reliability with the ULTRASTOR® ES4200 series. A comprehensive service and support plan includes a standard 3-year depot repair warranty, 1st year Advance Replacement Program (ARP) and optional On-Site Support contracts.

 

 

Product Benefits


 

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Performance

Boost IOPS by up to 50% with dynamic hardware offload technology.

Enterprise-Class

Meet and exceed the demands of your enterprise applications and capacity requirements.

Scalability

Add on-demand capacity growth without interrupting I/O. Dynamically scale to 720TB.
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Resiliency

Reduce risk, maintain fluid business continuity and meet service level objectives.

Flexibility

Purchase only the capacity you need today. Add expansion shelves as your needs grow.

Simplicity

Enjoy the simplicity of fully integrated hardware that is easy to deploy, configure and manage.

 

Product Specifications


 

 

ES4200TG

ES4200P6

ES4200FS

Max. Raw Capacity

768TB [1]

768TB [1]

768TB [1]

Max. Drives

192 [2]

192 [2]

192 [2]

Form Factor

Dual (2) Controllers
24-Disk, 4 RU

Dual (2) Controllers
24-Disk, 4 RU

Dual (2) Controllers
24-Disk, 4 R
U

Memory

16GB

16GB

16GB

Data I/O Ports

(4) SFP+, 10GbE iSCSI
(4) RJ45, 1GbE iSCSI

(12) RJ45, 1GbE iSCSI

(8) SFP, 8G FC
(4) RJ45, 1GbE iSCSI

Disk Support

  • 7.2K Enterprise SAS (3.5")
  • 10K Enterprise SAS (3.5" & 2.5")
  • 15K Enterprise SAS (3.5")
  • Enterprise SATA SSD (2.5")
  • Enterprise SAS SSD (2.5")

Storage Protocols

10GbE / 1GbE iSCSI

1GbE iSCSI

8Gb/s FC / 1GbE iSCSI

RAID & Volume

  • RAID level 0 ( 0+1 ), 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60 & JBOD
  • Multiple Array Support
  • Up to 4096 Logical Volumes
  • Up to 64 Disk Drives Per Volume Group
  • Hot-Swap Drive Support
  • Global & Dedicated Spare Drive Assignment
  • Non-Disruptive Online Volume Migration
  • Online Volume Expansion
  • Thin Provision
  • Optional CachePEAK™ Intelligent SSD Caching

System Features

 

  • Dual-Active RAID Controllers
  • Cache Mirroring Through Dedicated High Bandwidth Channels
  • Flexible RAID Group Ownership Management
  • Management Port Seamless Fail-Over
  • Online Firmware Upgrade, No System Down Time
  • Multi-Path & Load-Balancing Support (Microsoft MPIO, MC/S, Trunking, LACP)
  • Integrated Array-Based Hardware Replication (Between ES4200, ES3200 and ES2000 series)
  • ULTRASTOR DXE™ Integrated Hardware Data Offload Engine (iSCSI & FC)

 

 Host Connections  Up to 32

Host OS Support

Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012,
Windows XP, Linux®, Mac OS X, Oracle Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac® OS, VMware®, ESX

SnapShot Features

  • Manual or Schedule
  • Up to 32 Snapshots
  • Snapshot Roll-back
  • Mount Snapshot Volume as Read-Only

Hot-swap Power

(2) 500W, 80+, Hot-Swap Power Modules

Power Requirements

100~240 VAC, 46Hz~63Hz

12A~6A, 47Hz~63Hz (each module)

System Cooling

(3) Smart Fan Modules

Operating Temperature 50°F ~ 104°F
Relative Humidity 10% ~ 85% Non-Condensing
Weight 110 lbs (65 lbs Without Disk Drives)
Dimensions (L) 21.5" x (W) 19" x (H) 5.25"
Compliance RoHS

 

 

[1] Formatted capacity will depend on filesystem and RAID settings         [2] Based on (1) ES4200 storage system and (3) E4200JS expansion arrays

 

Product Model Information


 
  
Base model specifications for the ES4200 family of products.

SYSTEM MODEL
ITEM DESCRIPTION

ES4200P6

4U, 24-Disk, 12-Port 1GbE iSCSI Storage System

ES4200TG

4U, 24-Disk, Hybrid 4-Port 10GbE iSCSI, 4-Port 1GbE iSCSI Storage System

ES4200FS

4U, 24-Disk, Hybrid 4-Port 8G FC, 4-Port 1GbE iSCSI Storage System

ES4200JS

4U, 24-Disk, High Availability JBOD Storage Expansion Array for ES4200

 

 

 ES4200 Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Packs

PART NO
DESCRIPTION CAPACITY [1]

ES4200-P101

4-Pack, 1TB, 7.2K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

4.0TB Pack

ES4200-P102

4-Pack, 2TB, 7.2K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

8.0TB Pack

ES4200-P103

4-Pack, 3TB, 7.2K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

12.0TB Pack

ES4200-P104

4-Pack,  4TB, 7.2K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

16.0TB Pack

ES4200-P203

4-Pack, 600GB, 15K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

2.4TB Pack

ES4200-P303

4-Pack,  900GB, 10K Enterprise SAS Disk Drive Pack

3.6TB Pack

 

  ES4200 Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Packs

PART NO
DESCRIPTION CAPACITY [1]

ES4200-P601

4-Pack, 240GB, Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Pack

960GB Pack

ES4200-P602

4-Pack, 480GB, Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Pack

1.9TB Pack

ES4200-P603

4-Pack, 960GB, Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Pack

3.8TB Pack

ES4200-P604

4-Pack,  1.9TB, Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Pack

7.6TB Pack

ES4200-P605

4-Pack, 3.8TB, Enterprise SATA Flash Disk Pack

15.2TB Pack

 

 ES4200 Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Packs

PART NO
DESCRIPTION CAPACITY [1]

ES4200-P701

4-Pack, 240GB, Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Pack

960GB Pack

ES4200-P702

4-Pack, 480GB, Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Pack

1.9TB Pack

ES4200-P703

4-Pack, 960GB, Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Pack

3.8TB Pack

ES4200-P704

4-Pack,  1.9TB, Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Pack

7.6TB Pack

ES4200-P705

4-Pack, 3.8TB, Enterprise SAS Flash Disk Pack

15.2TB Pack

 

 


 


  Fully Populated system specifications for the ES4200 family of products.

SYSTEM MODEL
ORDERING MODEL: ES4200XX-F000 CAPACITY [1]

ES4200-F100

Includes (24), 4.0TB, 7K NL SAS Disk Drives

96.0TB

ES4200-F101

Includes (24), 3.0TB, 7K NL SAS Disk Drives

72.0TB

ES4200-F200

Includes (24), 900GB, 10K SAS Disk Drives

21.6TB

ES4200-F300

Includes (24), 600GB, 15K SAS Disk Drives

14.4TB

 

 


 

 ULTRASTOR ES4200 SINGLE-TIER ENTERPRISE STORAGE SOLUTION
  Complete, single-tier storage solutions offer maximum capacity and IOPS for immediate large-scale demands.

SYSTEM MODEL
ORDERING MODEL: ES4200XX-F000 CAPACITY [2]

ES4200-F110

Includes (192), 4.0TB, 7K NL SAS Disk Drives

768.0TB

ES4200-F210

Includes (192), 900GB, 10K SAS Disk Drives

172.8TB

ES4200-F310

Includes (192), 600GB, 15K SAS Disk Drives

115.2TB

[2] NOTE: Total capacity based on one ES4200 system and two ES4600JS Expansion shelves

 

 


 

  ULTRASTOR ES4200 TWO-TIER ENTERPRISE STORAGE SOLUTION
  Two-tier storage solutions optimized for dynamic environments that require a multiple drive techologies.

SYSTEM MODEL
4.0TB, 7K SAS DISKS 960GB, SSD DISKS 600GB, 15K SAS DISKS CAPACITY [1]

ES4200-F421

16

8

-

71.6TB
(64.0TB Disk, 7.6TB Flash)

ES4200-F422

12

12

-

59.5TB
(48TB Disk, 11.5TB Flash)

ES4200-F423

8

16

-

47.3TB
(32TB Disk, 15.3TB Flash)

ES4200-F424 20 - 4 82.4TB
(80TB 7.2K, 2.4TB 10K)
ES4200-F425 - 20 4 12.0TB
(19.2TB Flash, 2.4TB Disk)

[1] Actual formatted capacity will depend on filesystem and selected RAID configuration

 

 



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Warranty & Order Information


 

 


Warranty

The ULTRASTOR ES4200 series comes with standard 3-year depot repair warranty, 1-year Advance Replacement Program, and optional On-Site Support program.

Advance Replacement Program (ARP)

ULTRASTOR ES4200 series includes1st-year ARP on all field replaceable system parts & components at no additional cost. Extended ARP warranties are available for added investment protection.

Onsite Service Contracts
Contact our storage specialists for additional Onsite service contract options.
  • SS3YR85NBD
    3-Year 8/5 help desk, next business day onsite service contract.
  • SS3YR247NBD
    3-Year 24/7 help desk, next business day onsite service contract.
Onsite Service Spares Kits
Contact our storage specialists for additional service kit options.
  • ES4200-OSSK-1
    1+ of each power module, fan module, and hard drive
  • ES4200-OSSK-2
    1+ of each power module, fan module, hard drive, and controller
Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) Before contacting the Service Department, please contact your regional Technical Support Department /Territory Manager who will attempt to resolve your problem directly.

 

Learn More About ES4200


 

 

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ES4100

ES4200

ES4600

Max. Raw Capacity

768TB [1]

768TB [1]

720TB [1]

Max. Number of Disks

192

192

180

Form Factor

(24) 2.5" Disks
Dual (2) controller in 2U rack

24 (3.5") Disks
Dual (2) controllers in 4U rack

60 (3.5") Disks
Dual (2) controllers in 4U rack

Memory

4GB / 8GB

4GB / 8GB

4GB / 8GB

Host Connection

  • 10GbE iSCSI
  • 8Gb/s Fibre Channel
  • 1GbE iSCSI
  • 10GE iSCSI
  • 8Gb/s Fibre Channel
  • 1GbE iSCSI
  • 10GbE iSCSI
  • 8Gb/s Fibre Channel

Disk Support

  • 1TB 7.2K NL-SAS
  • 600GB - 900GB 10K SAS
  • 400 / 800GB / 1TB SSD
  • 2TB, 3TB, 4TB 7.2K NL-SAS
  • 600GB 15K SAS
  • 900GB 10K SAS
  • 800GB SSD
  • 2TB, 3TB, 4TB 7.2K NL-SAS
  • 600GB 15K SAS
  • 900GB 10K SAS

Technical specifications are subject to change without notice.                  [1] Formatted capacity will depend on filesystem and RAID setting

 

Key Benefits

  • Fault tolerant, fully redundant, active controller design
  • Robust hardware design ensures predictable reliability
  • Multiple RAID pool support for efficient utilization of disks
  • Scalable design offers incremental capacity growth
  • Certified for use in VMware environments

What Our Customers Are Saying blurb

  • Gary Hall, CEO & Founder, MacAce

    Our ES3160 SANs have performed faultlessly with continually increased load. Performance and I/O have significantly improved over our previous storage systems.

  • Jake Bloedow, Network Admin, Thriveon

    Our ULTRASTOR ES3160P4 has been amazing! Our ES3160 SAN has allowed us to rapidly grow out our data center and provide customers with the most reliable service.

  • Mike Thompson, Western Digital Corporation

    ULTRASTOR is a solid performer. This system can compete side by side with some of the best systems that we have tested in our lab to date.

  • A.J. Lacomba, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    We have been very happy with our SAN design and choice of hardware vendors. Our ULTRASTOR systems have been working flawlessly.

  • Kenaz Thomas, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

    This is just incredible that we can do everything in just one unit! Overall, so far we are very satisfied and in our opinion we got the best bang for the buck!

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