Manufacturer’s Description

The HP StorageWorks Modular Smart Array 30 Enclosure (hereafter referred to as MSA30) is an Ultra320 SCSI disk drive storage enclosure.This enclosure deliver industry-leading data performance, availability, storage density, and upgradeability to meet customers' demanding and growing storage needs. The drive carrier is designed to support the fastest current Ultra320 hard drives on the same SCSI bus. The ease of upgrading the StorageWorks 4200 or StorageWorks 4300 Enclosure to the MSA30 proves to our customers that HP provides the lowest cost of ownership, as well as the fact that technology transitions can be smooth without disrupting critical business environments.

The Specs

Category > 5.0gb IDE/EIDE
Weight 68.00 lbs
Class Hard Drive
Height 18.9 in
Width 5.2 in
Depth 20.4 in
Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
Additional Specifications
Redundant Power Supply Yes
Frequency Band Provides storage capacity of up to 2TB per enclosure (using 146.8GB 1-inch disk drives)Modular design allows the MSA30 to be used in any storage configuration from JBOD (Just a Bunch of Disks) to Smart Array storage enclosures to external RAID arrays. Up to 14 enclosures can be mounted in one 42U rack for a single rack storage capacity of up to 28.4TB of disk storage (JBOD configuration) or up to 12 enclosures in an EMA16000 (HSG80 configuration) for a single rack storage capacity of 24.4TB.A common storage platform allows for future storage consolidation to the SAN.Award-winning innovative SCA (Single Connect Attach) direct connect drive carrier - provides better cooling and reliability for 10K and 15K drives.Environmental Monitoring Unit (EMU) - Monitors environmental conditions within the enclosure and components such as the power supplies and fans.
normalized-Weight 1088
Number of Power Supplies Install 2
Product Line StorageWorks
RAID Support Yes
normalized-Height 480.06
Number of Total Expansion Bays 14
Total Hard Drive Capacity Support 28 TB
Solid State Drive Not Applicable
Product Model MSA30
Maximum Power Supply Wattage 754 W
Brand Name HP
Rack Height 3U
Quick Glance
Number of Drives Supported 14

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