Xyratex RS-1600/2-FC-SBD


Xyratex RS-1600/2-FC-SBD integrates the power, flexibility and reliability of Fibre Channel switching into its industry-leading enclosures, supercharging back-end performance to achieve leading edge system operation and design.

  • Point to point disk drive communications
  • Bandwidth of up to 1.6 GB/s per enclosure
  • Extended SES for advanced management features
  • Reduced latency in large disk count systems
  • Autonomous FC error monitoring of port management
  • ANSI enclosure SES support for management & diagnostics
  • Up to 8 non-blocking initiator connections
  • Multi-path trunking doubles interconnect performance
  • Drive LIP threshold management
  • Trunking

Xyratex’s RS-1600-FC-SBD, also available in an extended chassis as the RS-1602-FC-SBD, is a 2Gb Fibre Channel SBOD solution that uses embedded technology to create a high-performance, point-to-point switched connection between the storage controller and the individual drives, offering substantially improved read/write performance levels, up to 0.8 GB/sec per enclosure in standard operation or 1.6 GB/sec when utilizing Trunking.

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  • RS-1600-FC-SBD_DS_5-1_SCREEN.pdf
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