Dell PowerVault MD DAS Storage
Purpose-built for DAS scalability, accelerated performance and reliability.
MD Series of direct-attach storage enclosures designed to maximize your server storage capacity. The MD1400 and the MD1420 offer low-cost storage expansion with double the bandwidth using 12Gbps SAS connectivity to support your growing application workloads.
The MD1400 and MD1420 models are designed to scale capacity behind Dell’s PowerEdge servers, without busting your storage budget. When cost is an issue, and you need to optimize your cost per terabyte, the MD Series offers a simple and cost-effective solution while ensuring your performance requirements are met.
|Base||Dell Storage MD1400, 12 HDs 3.5″, Rackmount, 2Us||Dell Storage MD1420, 24 HDs 2.5″, Rackmount, 2Us|
|Drives||Up to 12 hot-pluggable 3.5” or 2.5” drives (2.5” available with adapter)||Up to 24 hot-pluggable 2.5” drives|
|Drive performance and capacities||3.5” and 2.5” NL-SAS, 2.5” SAS and 2.5” SSD drives||2.5” NL-SAS, SAS and SSD drives|
|Maximum capacity per enclosure||Up to 168TB when using 12 x 14TB NL-SAS 3.5” HDDs||Up to 57.6TB when using 24 x 2.4TB NL-SAS 2.5” HDDs|
|Expansion capabilities||PERC H830/H840 HBA enables expansion to 8 enclosures, PCIe 3.0, 12Gbps SAS, dual -port, 4 ports per enclosure|
|Connectivity||4 mini-SAS HD connector for connection to the host or expansion|