HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage in Dubai, UAE – It’s seriously simple and affordable flash-ready storage to help you get the most performance for the lowest cost.

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage

The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage is a flash ready system designed for affordable application acceleration ideal for small and remote office deployments.
Don’t let the low cost fool you, it gives you the combination of simplicity, flexibility to grow now, and advanced features you may not expect in an entry-priced array.
Start small and scale as needed with any combination of solid state drives (SSDs), high-performance enterprise, or lower-cost midline SAS-based hard disk drives (HDDs).
HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage has been the industry-leading entry storage Fibre Channel (FC) platform for the past eight years, with nearly 500,000 systems sold worldwide. Delivers 2x higher performance than the previous generation at the same price, delivering in excess of 200,000 IOPS.

What’s new

• New TAA-compliant HPE MSA 2050 Dual Controller Storage Array models including support for SAN SFF and SAN LFF.

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Features

Accelerates Applications Affordably

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage performs at 200,000 IOPS delivering affordable application acceleration for small to medium-sized businesses both local and remote.
• Flexible base model delivers 2X more performance than the previous generation HPE MSA 2040 SAN Storage for the same price.

Advanced Data Services with no Experience Required

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage is easy to install, easy to use, easy to maintain, no previous storage expertise required.
• Automated tiering dynamically responds to workload changes, so you don’t have to.

Keep your Business Running with Expanded Data Protection Features

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage delivers updated virtualized snapshot technology making data protection and instant recovery a snap.
• Remote replication with Fibre Channel (FC) and iSCSI supports an affordable disaster recovery solution.
• Encrypted SSDs and HDDs for a data secure hybrid flash array.

Grow Flexibly Now and Into the Future

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage supports data-in-place upgrades protecting drive investments and reduces data migrations.
• Start small and scale as needed with any combination of SSDs, enterprise or midline SAS HDDs.
• Source: IDC WW Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 4Q16, based on vendor revenues.
• Performance based on comparison of HPE MSA 2040 SAN Storage to the HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage systems using 16 Gb Fibre Channel ‘Virtual’ storage, Mixed Use SSDs, RAID 1, 8K Random Reads and Writes. IOPS: MSA 2050 Random Reads 220,600 MSA 2040 Random Reads 96,000 Improvement: 2.3x MSA 2050 Random Writes 102,800 MSA 2040 Random Writes 40,500 Improvement: 2.5x

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Specifications

Capacity: 614 TB SFF or 1344 TB LFF, maximum raw capacity including expansion, depending on model
Drive description: Up to 192 SFF SAS/ENT and/or SAS/SSD, or up to 96 LFF SAS/MDL and/or SAS/SSD, maximum supported including expansion, depending on model and configuration
Host interface: 16 Gb/8 Gb Fibre Channel 8-ports per system or 1 GbE/10GbE iSCSI 8-ports per system or 12 Gb SAS 8-ports per system are supported depending on array model
Storage controller: 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAN controllers or 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAS controllers supported, depending on model
Storage expansion options: Up to 7x HPE MSA 2050 LFF Disk Enclosures and/or HPE MSA 2050 SFF Disk Enclosures, or 7x HPE MSA 2050 SAN DC-Power Carrier Grade SFF Disk Enclosures depending on array model
Clustering support: Windows, Linux, HP-UX
SAN backup support: Yes
Storage mirroring support: Yes
Systems Insight Manager support: Yes
Compatible operating systems:
Microsoft Windows Server 2019, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, HP-UX, Red Hat Linux, SuSE SLES Linux, VMware ESXi, OVMS. Detailed information available at: http://www.hpe.com/storage/spock
Form factor: 2U
Minimum dimensions ( H x W x D):
• 8.9 x 49.5 x 44.7 cm
• 3.5 x 22.5 x 17.6 in
Weight:
• 18.4 kg
• 40.6 lb

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Models

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage SFF
HP MSA 2050 ENERGY STAR DC SFF STORAGE

Q1J01A

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 24 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• 614 TB SFF maximum raw capacity (192 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage SFF
HP MSA 2052 ENERGY STAR DC SFF STORAGE

Q1J03B

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 24 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• Two 800GB Mixed Use SSDs
• One Advanced Data Services Software Suite LTU
• 614 TB SFF maximum raw capacity (192 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage LFF
HPE MSA 2050 SAN Dual Controller LFF Storage

Q1J00A

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 12 LFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• 960 TB LFF maximum raw capacity (96 LFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support

FEATURES

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Features

Accelerates Applications Affordably

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage performs at 200,000 IOPS delivering affordable application acceleration for small to medium-sized businesses both local and remote.
• Flexible base model delivers 2X more performance than the previous generation HPE MSA 2040 SAN Storage for the same price.

Advanced Data Services with no Experience Required

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage is easy to install, easy to use, easy to maintain, no previous storage expertise required.
• Automated tiering dynamically responds to workload changes, so you don’t have to.

Keep your Business Running with Expanded Data Protection Features

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage delivers updated virtualized snapshot technology making data protection and instant recovery a snap.
• Remote replication with Fibre Channel (FC) and iSCSI supports an affordable disaster recovery solution.
• Encrypted SSDs and HDDs for a data secure hybrid flash array.

Grow Flexibly Now and Into the Future

• The HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage supports data-in-place upgrades protecting drive investments and reduces data migrations.
• Start small and scale as needed with any combination of SSDs, enterprise or midline SAS HDDs.
• Source: IDC WW Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 4Q16, based on vendor revenues.
• Performance based on comparison of HPE MSA 2040 SAN Storage to the HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage systems using 16 Gb Fibre Channel ‘Virtual’ storage, Mixed Use SSDs, RAID 1, 8K Random Reads and Writes. IOPS: MSA 2050 Random Reads 220,600 MSA 2040 Random Reads 96,000 Improvement: 2.3x MSA 2050 Random Writes 102,800 MSA 2040 Random Writes 40,500 Improvement: 2.5x

SPECIFICATIONS

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Specifications

Capacity: 614 TB SFF or 1344 TB LFF, maximum raw capacity including expansion, depending on model
Drive description: Up to 192 SFF SAS/ENT and/or SAS/SSD, or up to 96 LFF SAS/MDL and/or SAS/SSD, maximum supported including expansion, depending on model and configuration
Host interface: 16 Gb/8 Gb Fibre Channel 8-ports per system or 1 GbE/10GbE iSCSI 8-ports per system or 12 Gb SAS 8-ports per system are supported depending on array model
Storage controller: 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAN controllers or 2x HPE MSA 2050 SAS controllers supported, depending on model
Storage expansion options: Up to 7x HPE MSA 2050 LFF Disk Enclosures and/or HPE MSA 2050 SFF Disk Enclosures, or 7x HPE MSA 2050 SAN DC-Power Carrier Grade SFF Disk Enclosures depending on array model
Clustering support: Windows, Linux, HP-UX
SAN backup support: Yes
Storage mirroring support: Yes
Systems Insight Manager support: Yes
Compatible operating systems:
Microsoft Windows Server 2019, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, HP-UX, Red Hat Linux, SuSE SLES Linux, VMware ESXi, OVMS. Detailed information available at: http://www.hpe.com/storage/spock
Form factor: 2U
Minimum dimensions ( H x W x D):
• 8.9 x 49.5 x 44.7 cm
• 3.5 x 22.5 x 17.6 in
Weight:
• 18.4 kg
• 40.6 lb

MODELS

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage - Models

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage SFF
HP MSA 2050 ENERGY STAR DC SFF STORAGE

Q1J01A

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 24 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• 614 TB SFF maximum raw capacity (192 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage SFF
HP MSA 2052 ENERGY STAR DC SFF STORAGE

Q1J03B

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 24 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• Two 800GB Mixed Use SSDs
• One Advanced Data Services Software Suite LTU
• 614 TB SFF maximum raw capacity (192 SFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support

HPE MSA 2050 SAN Storage LFF
HPE MSA 2050 SAN Dual Controller LFF Storage

Q1J00A

• One 16 Gb/8 Gb Fiber Channel 4-ports per controller or one 1GbE/10GbE iSCSI 4-ports per controller is included
• 12 LFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD supported
• 2 HPE MSA 2050 SAN Controllers included
• 960 TB LFF maximum raw capacity (96 LFF SAS/MDL SAS/SSD maximum including expansion)
• Form Factor – 2U
• 3-year Parts, 3-year Labor, 3-year on-site support