IFS SAN 8500 Series
8524 / 8512

Key Features:
Extreme High Performance Storage
8Gbps based Fibre Channel Storage
Active-Active Dual Controllers
8 x 8Gbps FC Ports
8GB Battery Free Cache
Highly Scalable , Robust Storage
Ideal for Media , Entertainment ,Telco & HPC

IFS Storage Matrix
Model Name (2U12)
Model Name (2U24)

Size (D x H x W) cm 52.2 x 8.9 x 48.2
51.9 x 8.9 x 48.2

Weight (no drives) kg (2U12)
Weight (no drives) kg (2U24)

Controllers Single / Dual

Host Interface (per controller) 8G FC x 4

Host Interface (per array) 8G FC x 8

Cache Memory (per controller) 4GB/Ctr

Cache Memory (per array) 8GB per array

Cache Memory Protection Capacitor/Flash Memory

Management Port 10/100G or Mini USB

# of Drives supported (2U12)
# of Drives supported (2U24)

# of JBOB supported (2U12)
# of drives supported (2U24)

Supported Drives (2U12)
Supported Drives (2U24)
3.5" SAS, NL SAS
2.5" SAS, NL SAS

RAID Level RAID 0,1,3,5,6,10,50

Backend 6G SAS

# of vDisk (RAID Group) per controller 16

# of volumes per vDisk 128

# of volumes per controller 512

# of initiator per host port 64

Redundant Power Supply (2U12)
Redundant Power Supply (2U24)
AC 465W / DC 500W
AC 400W / DC 500W

Data Protection Software (Data Management Service) No Data Protection is supported

Storage Management IFS Storage Manager , CLI

Virtualization Support VMWare, Microsoft, Citrix