IBM Total Storage DS4000 EXP810 Storage Expansion Enclosure
Part Number: 1812-81A
The DS4000 EXP810 Storage Expansion Unit is designed to accommodate the 2 Gbps Fibre Channel E-DDMs, 4 Gbps Fibre Channel E-DDMs, and Serial ATA (SATA) E-DDMs.
The IBM 1812 4 Gbps capable IBM System Storage EXP810 Storage Expansion Unit Model 81A offers a 16-bay disk enclosure for attachment to selected DS4000 Midrange Disk Systems, with up to 4.8 terabytes (TB) physical capacity per expansion unit with currently available Fibre Channel E-DDMs and up to 12 TB capacity using the 750 GB SATA E-DDMs.
IBM System Storage EXP810 Storage Expansion Unit expands sixth-generation architecture of the DS4000 series disk storage systems with built-in capability for 4 Gbps Fibre Channel (FC) operation and has the following attributes:
- Compact, 3U rack-mount disk expansion enclosure accommodates 16 Enhanced Disk Drive Modules (E-DDMs), offering up to 12 TB physical capacity per expansion unit
- Proven DS4000 reliability, scalability, and utilizes internal switching technology to attach each individual disk drive module
- Redundant, hot-swappable, power supply and cooling components