The HP MSA 2040, a high-performance storage array designed for entry-level HP customers desiring 8 and/or 16Gb Fiber Channel connectivity with 4 host ports per controller. This next generation MSA 2040 Storage array provides an excellent value for customers needing performance balanced with price to support initiatives such as consolidation and virtualization.
- Battery-free cache backup with super capacitors and compact flash
- MSA 2040 supports SSD drives which allow IT managers to boost IOPS performance by more than 2x that of a similar volume located on traditional spinning HDDs
- Ease of management featuring browser-based out-of-band access - his allows a department or small company to effectively handle growing storage requirements, with the aid of an intuitive GUI to administer the unit with a minimum of complexity
- MSA 2040 comes standard with 64 controller-based snapshots and clone capability