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Bring FluidFS to the Dell Compellent Storage Center.
Unify block and file storage with Dell Compellent Storage Center and FS8600, the storage platform that efficiently grows with your expanding storage needs.
Scale to 1PB of manageable capacity in a single FluidFS namespace with Storage Center OS (SCOS) version 5.5.6, 5.5.10, 6.2, 6.2.3 and two Storage Center SANs.
Lower the cost of file storage by taking advantage of Dell Compellent's industry-leading automated tiering technology.
Automatically balance workload across up to four appliances (eight controllers) within a single namespace.
Storage Center Operating System versions 6.1.3 or later
Each dual-controller FS8600 appliance can support upto 2 Compellent Storage Center arrays and can be extended to 3 more.
One FS8600 appliance includes two controllers that operates in an active environment with cache mirroring between controller pairs.
Redundant, hot-swappable hardware components to ensure high availability
Integrated battery backup to protect write cache in the event of a power failure
Environmental and system fault protection
Internal hard drive that enables local boot with flash for configuration backup