EliteRAID ER216I+BDG - 2U 16 Bay 2.5" SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount

EliteRAID ER216I+BDG - 2U 16 Bay 2.5" SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount
EliteRAID ER216I+BDG - 2U 16 Bay 2.5" SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount
Item# KT-ER216IplusBDG

The EliteRAID ER216I+BDG is the latest hardware RAID storage to EliteRAID iSCSI solution with 2.5" form factor, supporting SATA 2.5" hard drives and SSD. ER216I+BDG is a 2U 16-bay dual channel iSCSI storage supporting advanced features, such as trucking and LACP networking support, Multiple Channel per Session (MC/S), iSCSI jumbo frame and Microsoft MPIO. SCSI-3 persistent target is available for clustering server application. Built-in Web GUI management interface and event notification E-mail, SNMP trap, browser pop-up Windows, Syslog and Windows Messenger allow administrators to monitor unit status with ease. Besides RAID 5 and RAID 6 support, Mirroring (RAID 1) and Striping (RAID 0), ER216I+BDG supports RAID 6 to protect against up to two hard drive defects. Advance feature includes online RAID migration, online RAID expansion and MPIO supported. Supported in Windows, MAC and Linux operating system. Virtualization platorm is also supported in VMware ESX server (3.5/4.0/4.1/5.0/5.1), Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix Xen. Utilizing SATA interfaces, and dual gigabit Ethernet port (up to 250MB/s), the ER216I+BDG is guaranteed to achieve the best performance with fail-safe file protection.

Note: Sans Digital recommends the use of enterprise hard drives when in use with any RAID controller applications. Standard desktop or green desktop drive may not be supported and may compromise RAID system stability and performance. For more information on the difference between RAID and desktop hard drives, please see the Western Digital knowledge base. For a list of compatible RAID Edition SATA hard drives, please refer to the list below:
  • Seagate 500GB (ST9500620NS)
  • Seagate 1TB (ST91000640NS)

  • 2x Gigabit iSCSI port of data transfer.
  • 2U 16 bay rackmount with redundant power supply.
  • Support 1TB hard drives, up to 16TB total storage.
  • Support 2.5" hard drives or SSD in 9.5mm height and 15mm height.
  • Intel IOP 64bit processor with 2GB ECC memory.
  • Support Trucking and LACP 802.11ad for bandwidth increase and redundancy
  • Supports iSCSI Multiple Channel per Session (MC/S).
  • Supports MPIO.
  • Supports iSCSI Jumbo Frame.
  • Supports SCSI-3 persistent target. Supports Windows Server 2008 clustering.
  • Supports RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, JBOD. Local N-way mirror supported.
  • Supports global and dedicated hot spare disks.
  • Online volume expansion and migration.
  • UPS management supported via serial port.
  • HTTP Web GUI, SSH telnet and serial management interface.
  • Event notification via E-mail, SNMP trap, browser pop up windows, Syslog and Windows Messenger.
  • iSNS supported.
  • Up to 250MB/s read/write performance.
  • Optional battery backup module.
  • Supported in Windows, MAC and Linux.
  • Supported in virtualization platform, including VMware, Citrix and Microsoft Hyper-V.

  •  Model  ER216I+BDG
     Form Factor  2U Rackmount
     CPU  Intel IOP 64-bit RISC processor
     RAM  DDR-2 ECC 2GB memory
     HDD Trays  16 Hot-Swappable 2.5" (9.5mm and 12.5mm height)
     RAID Level  0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, JBOD
     Maximum Capacity  16TB
     Maximum Host Connections  32
     Max. Cluster Hosts Connections  32 hosts clustered for one volume
     Maximum Logical Volumes  256
     Microsoft MPIO Support  Yes
     iSCSI MC/S Support  Yes
     iSCSI Jumbo Frame Support  Yes
     SCSI-3 Compliant  Yes
     Auto Rebuilding  Yes
     Hot-Spare  Yes (Global and dedicated hot spare disks)
     Host Interface & Transfer Rate  Dual Gigabit Ethernet (Up to 250MB/s, support LACP 802.11ad and Trucking)
     Drive Interface  SATA
     Cooling Fan  Case Cooling fan * 2, Cooling fan * 2 from Power Supply
     Power Supply  Redundant 460W Power Supply * 2
     Status Indicators  Hard Drive & Failure LEDs
     Controller Interface  Web-based management, Serial Port
     Supported OS  Windows 7/XP/2000/2003, Mac OS X or above,
     Linux 2.4 or above, VMware ESX Server, Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix Xen
     Dimension (in)  3.5” H x 19” W x 23” D
     Weight (lb)  35.0
     Safety Regulations  CE, FCC, UL, RoHS
     Package Contents  ER216I+BDG (1)
     Power Cord (1)
     Removable Tray Modules (16)
     Quick Installation Manual (1)

    Enterprise RAID Edition Hard Drive
     Model  ER216I+BDG  ER216I+BDG8E  ER216I+BDG16E
     Hard Drive  No HDD
     500GB RAID
     SATA x16
     1TB RAID
     SATA x16
     Storage Size
     N/A  8TB  16TB

    Note: All hard drive bundles are pre-installed and tested before shipment. Hard drives are then packaged individually to avoid damage during shipping.