Grandly labelled as the Freedom Storage Thunder 9580V, this high-end modular storage system has a capacity of 64TB. It features 1024 virtual storage ports with multi-tenancy, 7.4Gbps of cached bandwidth and 2048 logical units. A complete set of software for data protection and business continuity includes Quickshadow for creating point-in-time copies, ShadowImage to allow parallel access to production data and Hitachi HiCopy for data replication between storage tiers. The system is aimed at addressing the move from direct to networked storage and the consolidation of existing devices at all levels. The Hitachi 9580V is distributed by ACA Pacific, IT Wholesale and Lynx Technology.
RRP: From $100,000 depending on configuration.