The HP MSA 1040 SAS storage array makes 4th generation MSA architecture accessible for entry level storage and virtualization needs. Take advantage of the latest shared storage technologies with a balance of performance and a low price point. The MSA 1040 is perfect for small businesses interested in virtualization or consolidation efforts. Not only does the MSA 1040 SAN offer many of the MSA 2040 features at an more affordable price point, HP also offers a simple upgrade path to convert you MSA 1040 to a MSA 2040 SAN as your needs and budget dictate. The MSA 1040 storage system offers 4 models: MSA 1040 8Gb Fibre Channel, MSA 1040 12Gb SAS, MSA 1040 1GbE iSCSI, and MSA 1040 10GbE iSCSI. Each model offers 12-bay 3.5” or 24-bay 2.5” chassis options. Get the latest technology without breaking your budget with a MSA 1040 SAS storage array today!
Chassis: 2U Rackmount
Drives and Capacity:
Drives: Up to 12, 3.5” SAS or Nearline SAS hard drives
Maximum Capacity (Per Enclosure): 96TB
Maximum Throughput: 12Gb/s
Expansion Capabilities: Daisy-chain up 3 disk enclosures (either LFF and/or SFF); Add-on enclosures can either be D2700 Small Form Factor (SFF) Drive Enclosures or MSA 2040 Large Form Factor (LFF) Disk Enclosures. The array can grow incrementally from a few drives to 48 LFF or 99 SFF drives