Dell Announces Their First Storage Blade: PS-M4110
|The new storage blade is an iSCSI blade and offers features consistent with the Dell EqualLogic PS4100 series storage product line. The PS-M4110 is a double-wide, half-height blade form factor that will support up to 14 x 2.5” drives. The blade features up to two, hot-pluggable 10GbE controllers with 2GB of usable memory per controller. It also features a dedicated 1 x 100Mb management port available through the Dell PowerEdge M1000e Chassis Management Controller (CMC). As mentioned above, both the drives and the controller are hot-pluggable, accessible via a drawer that slides out.The PS-M4110 will be available in 4 different configurations:
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