Drobo DR-B1200I-1A31 72TB (12 x 6TB WD RED PRO) 12 Bay SAN

QuickFind: 748096 Mfr part code: DR-B1200I-1A31/72TB-REDPRO
  • 72TB (12 x 6TB WD RED PRO) Drives Installed
  • Rack-mountable 3U
  • Gigabit Ethernet Interface
  • BeyondRAID Technology

Product Description

Drobo DR-B1200I-1A31 72TB (12 x 6TB WD RED PRO) 12 Bay SAN

Features
  • Up to 12 x 3.5" SATA I/II/III - SAS-1/2 hard disk drives (HDD's) and solid state drives (SSD's) (sold separately)
  • Seamless integration into TCP/IP network infrastructure
  • BeyondRAID™ Technology with single- or dual-drive redundancy
  • Certified for Symantec Backup Exec, Veeam Backup, VMware vSphere, Citrix XenServer environments
  • Ethernet features connection failover and jumbo frames (up to 9000 bytes MTU)
  • Innovative and time saving smart volume management
  • Integrated thin provisioning
  • Dual redundant, hot swappable power supplies and redundant, hot swappable cooling fan unit
  • Supports NTFS, FAT32, HFS+, ext3, VMFS, and LVM file systems (please see full specification for further details)
  • 2 year warranty
BeyondRAID Technology
A Drobo B1200i iSCSI array can hold up to 36TB of raw storage and beyond. To add capacity, simply insert a new hard drive or replace your smallest drive with a larger one, even when all drive bays are full. Unlike traditional RAID systems, the BeyondRAID technology in Drobo enables you to leverage different drive capacities, allowing for continuous expansion as larger drives become available. With Drobo, expansion is automatic and instantaneous and access to data is always maintained, all while protecting you from two simultaneous drive failures.

Automated Data-Aware Tiering
The Drobo B1200i moves beyond the days of manually tuning an array for applications that have different storage requirements. Automated Data-Aware Tiering leverages high-capacity hard disk drives (HDDs) paired with high-performance solid state drives (SSDs) to deliver application-optimized storage that requires no manual tuning. SSD support with Automated Data-Aware Tiering is available in firmware version 1.1.0 or higher.

Designed for IT Environments
The B1200i is the first Drobo with serviceable modular components. This hardware design provides a removable controller card; dual-redundant, hot-swappable power supplies; and a hot-swappable cooling fan unit.
You can source field replaceable units in advance in case of a single hardware component failure, to ensure high uptimes. This delivers the higher level of availability demanded by virtualized IT environments.

Optimizing Business Applications
Similar to business applications, Drobo is ideal for building your first server virtualization cluster, highly available email server, or scalable backup server. Drobo technology has been certified for VMware vSphere, Citrix XenServer, Symantec Backup Exec, and Veeam Backup environments.

About iSCSI SANs
Similar to business applications, Drobo is ideal for building your first server virtualization cluster, highly available email server, or scalable backup server. Drobo technology has been certified for VMware vSphere, Citrix XenServer, Symantec Backup Exec, and Veeam Backup environments.
With an iSCSI SAN, centralized storage is provided to each server over a high-speed Ethernet network and storage can be allocated or expanded instantaneously. Also, no single server can tie up free space and there are fewer storage devices to maintain.

Technical Specification

Drobo DR-B1200I-1A31 72TB (12 x 6TB WD RED PRO) 12 Bay SAN

Dimensions & Weight

Width 43.61 cm
Depth 55.5 cm
Height 13.21 cm
Weight 21.3 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 10 °C
Max Operating Temperature 35 °C
Humidity Range Operating 20 - 80%

General

Device Type Hard drive array
Enclosure Type Rack-mountable - 3U

Chassis

Installed Devices / Modules Qty 12
Supported Devices / Modules Qty 12
Supported Drives SATA-600 / SAS-2

Storage

Total Array Capacity 72 TB
HDD Array External Interface Gigabit Ethernet

Storage Controller

Type SAS (Gigabit Ethernet)
Channel Qty 12
Interface Type SATA 6Gb/s / SAS 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate 600 MBps
Max Storage Devices Qty 12

Hard Drive

Type HDD - hot-swap
Capacity 12 x 6 TB
Interface Type SAS

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Bays 12 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 3.5"
Interfaces 3 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x Ethernet 1000Base-T (management) - RJ-45

System Requirements

OS Required Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (32/64-bits), Microsoft Windows XP (32/64 bits) SP3, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 (32/64-bits), Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.9 or later, VMware vSphere 5.0 (ESXi), VMware vSphere 6.0 (ESXi), Microsoft Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 (32/64 bits)

Miscellaneous

Features Built-in cooling fan
Software Included Drivers & Utilities, Drobo Dashboard
Compliant Standards UL, TUV, VCCI, BSMI, CISPR 22 Class B, cUL, CB, ICES-003 Class B, MIC, RoHS, WEEE, FCC Part 15 A, ACA, REACH
Included Accessories Rack mounting kit

Power

Power Device 2 x internal power supply - hot-plug
Max Supported Qty 2
Power Redundancy Yes
Power Redundancy Scheme 1+1
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V - 50/60 Hz

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