ThinkSystem DE Series: Hybrid Storage

The Lenovo ThinkSystem DE Series hybrid storage arrays will turbocharge access to your data to increase its value. They combine industry-leading enterprise-proven availability with affordable IOPS, sub-millisecond response times, and up to 21GBps of read bandwidth.

DE Series

System LEDs for system power, system fault, and controller activity status

 

Industry-Leading Support for SSDs supporting multi-stream-write (MSW) SSD technologies

 

Available in 2U12 or 2U24 drive models with up to 96 total drives

 
Controller

Controller A

 

Controller status LEDs

 

4x 12 Gb SAS x4 expansion ports (Mini-SAS HD SFF-8644)

 

2x Redundant hot-swap 913 W AC power supplies with cooling fans (IEC 320-C14 power connector)

 

4x SFP+ host ports (10 Gb iSCSI or 16 Gb FC per port)

 

GbE management ports(RJ-45)

 

Serial console port (Micro-USB)

 
    Host interface card (optional):
    8x 12 Gb SAS ports
    8x 16/32 Gb FC ports
    8x 10/25 Gb iSCSI optical ports
 

Controller B

 

System LEDs for system power, system fault, and controller activity status

 

Industry-Leading Support for SSDs supporting multi-stream-write (MSW) SSD technologies

 

Available in 2U24 or 4U60 drive models with up to 480 total drives