Manufacturer’s Description

The HP StorageWorks 30 Modular Smart Array Enclosure family is the HP Ultra320 SCSI disk drive storage enclosure, delivering industry-leading data performance, availability, storage capacity and upgradeability to meet demanding and growing storage needs. The MSA30 Enclosure is ideal for data center, departmental and workgroup server users who need a flexible, universal storage enclosure that utilizes a common storage building block for their current and future data center. The MSA30 Enclosure is intended for use with servers delivering business-critical data and applications with requirements for high availability, performance, excellent serviceability, and large storage capacity.

The Specs

Additional Specifications
Brand Name HP
Temperature -40F (-40C) to 150.8F (66C) Shipping
Shipping Weight 74 lb
Humidity 5 to 90% Non-condensing Relative Humidity Shipping
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.The dual bus I/O module allows two SCSI channels to access a single MSA30. This allows for greater fault tolerance (controller duplexing) or provides access from two different servers to two separate storage areasA 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.
Cable Connectors SCSI
Product Model MSA30
Number of Total Expansion Bays 14
Power Consumption 377 W Per supply load
Input Current 2.30 A @ 120 V AC
Product Line StorageWorks
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