HPE MSA 1050 8Gb Fibre Channel Dual Controller LFF Storage

QuickFind: 821178 Mfr part code: Q2R18A
  • 12 bays (SAS-2)
  • 8Gb Fibre Channel (external)
  • Rack-mountable
  • 2U

Product Description

HPE MSA 1050 8Gb Fibre Channel Dual Controller LFF Storage

Need a modern shared storage array which is flash-ready when you are and affordable with what's left of a small budget? The HPE MSA 1050 SAN storage brings affordable flash storage down to price sensitive customers. Designed to meet entry-level storage requirements,the MSA 1050 is a good fit for budget constrained customers. With the low entry price point,the HPE MSA 1050 SAN storage is the platform of choice for smaller IT workloads. The HPE MSA 1050 SAN storage features iSCSI,FC and SAS host interface connectivity at previously unattainable entry price points.

Technical Specification

HPE MSA 1050 8Gb Fibre Channel Dual Controller LFF Storage


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

Dimensions & Weight

Width 44.7 cm
Depth 49.5 cm
Height 8.9 cm
Weight 17.55 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - parts - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 5 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90% (non-condensing)


Device Type Hard drive array
Enclosure Type Rack-mountable - 2U


Installed Devices / Modules Qty 0
Supported Devices / Modules Qty 12
Supported Drives SAS-2


Total Array Capacity 0 TB
Max Supported Capacity 120 TB
HDD Array External Interface 8Gb Fibre Channel
Maximum LUNs 512



Storage Controller

Installed Qty 2
Interface Type SAS 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate 600 MBps
Cache / Buffer Size (Max) 6 GB
Max Storage Devices Qty 48
RAID Level RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10

Storage Controller (2nd)

Installed Qty 2

Hard Drive

Type No HDD

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Bays 12 (total) / 12 (free) - 2.5" SFF
Interfaces 4 x 8Gb Fibre Channel - SFP+ ¦ 2 x management - mini-USB Type A ¦ 2 x management - RJ-45 ¦ 2 x SAS 6Gb/s - 26 pin 4x Mini SAS (SFF-8088)

System Requirements

OS Required Red Hat Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, VMware ESX, Microsoft Windows Server 2016


Compliant Standards VCCI, CISPR 22 Class A, CISPR 24, EN 61000-3-2, GS, EN 61000-3-3, CCC, IEC 60950-1, EN 60950-1, FCC Part 15.109, WEEE, RoHS, CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1-03, KN24, KN22 Class A, China RoHS, AS/NZS CISPR 22, EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024 Class A, CNS 13438 Class A, UL 6950-1, ICES-003:2004 Class A

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