New “baby” on board IBM DS8800

Few weeks back I got new storage for my vSphere kingdom 😀 brand new IBM DS8800

Technical specs:

CPU – POWER 6 – 4 way processor per unit (2 units)
Cache – 384 GB cache shared memory
Ports:  32 x 8Gbps
HDD: 450GB 10k SAS2
HDD: 300GB 15k SAS2
RAID: 5
Max capa: 634TB

IBM DS8800 rear view #2

IBM DS8800 rear view

IBM DS8800 arrays view

IBM DS8800 front cover

IBM DS8800 front view

Artur Krzywdzinski

Artur is Consulting Architect at Nutanix. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. He specialize in designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solution based on VMware and Microsoft software stacks, datacenter migrations and transformation, disaster avoidance. Artur holds VMware Certified Design Expert certification (VCDX #077).