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Ultimate Performance

Designed for high performance applications, the ArtiSAN 9400 storage platform is an enterprise-class, highly available storage system . The 9400 series supports multiple streams of 2K and 4K media in all file formats. The 9400 will support dozens of streams in compressed media workflows in all file formats, All 9400 series arrays includes Dual Active High Performance RAID controllers in multiple host configurations including 6Gb (4 Lane) SAS and 8Gb Fibre Channel.

A single 9400 Series array with 4 x 6Gb SAS host connections yields performance in excess of 5GB/sec across dual active RAID controllers.


  • 8GB Fibre Channel and 6GB (4 lane) SAS, host connectivity
  • Dual active controllers
  • Optimized 2RU chassis configurations:
    • 24 drive bay 2.5" 6Gb SAS
    • 12 drive bay 3.5" 6Gb SAS
  • Up to seven 2RU 6Gb SAS expansion trays
  • 6 GB/s SAS drive backplane
  • Support for Mac OS X, Linux and Windows OS
  • Certified for XSAN and Stornext file systems
  • Direct attached, SAN, and NAS topologies
  • Support for open management standard protocols
  • Fully Redundant hot-swap controllers, power supplies and fans
  • Intuitive and robust GUI management
  • Compact, modern energy efficient design
  • Standard 3 year warranty
  • System Enclosure Configurations -
    9412-xx - 2RU, Dual Controllers, 12 Drive Bays, 3.5" Drives
    9424-xx - 2RU, Dual Controllers, 24 Drive Bays, 2.5" Drives
  • RAID Controllers – Dual Active RAID Controllers
  • Host Interface Type
    94xx-FC, 4 x 8Gb FC and 2 x 6Gb SAS Connections per Controller
    94xx-S4, 4 x 6Gb SAS Connections per Controller
    94xx-S2, 2 x 6Gb SAS Connections per Controller
    94xx-EX, Expansion Unit - 4 x 6Gb SAS Connections
  • Disk Drives – Enterprise Class 6Gb SAS
    450GB, 600GB - 6Gb/s SAS 15K rpm (3.5-Inch)
    300GB, 600GB - 6Gb/s SAS 10K rpm (2.5-Inch)
    1TB, 2TB - 6Gb/s SAS 7.2K rpm (3.5-Inch)
  • Backplane - 6Gb SAS
  • Expansion Interface - 6Gb SAS (4 lanes)
  • Maximum Array Size - 96 drives per head, multiple heads
  • Supported RAID Levels - 0, 1, 3, 5, 6,10
  • RAID Protection Features –
    Automatic drive failure detection.
    Global hot spare(s)
    Copy back feature
  • Hot Swappable Components –
    Storage Controllers
    Disk Drives
    Power Supplies
    Cooling Fans
  • Additional Reliability Features -
    Battery Backup with Cache to Flash (C2F)
    Management Protocols: SNMP, SMI-S and Email Alerts
    Redundant Ethernet management ports
    In-band SAS management
  • RAID Controller Cache - 2GB per Controller
  • Software – Full system management (GUI and CLI) as standard
  • Dimensions –
    3.5"H / 19"W / 18"D
    89mm H / 482mm W / 457mm D
  • Voltage - 100-240VAC 50-60Hz
  • Input Current - 5A @ 115VAC / 2.5A @ 230VAC
  • Operating Temperature - 10C to 40C
  • Non-Operating Temperature -10C to 50C
  • Storage Temperature -40C to 60C
  • Approvals CE, UL, ROHS, WEEE, ETSI

ArtiSAN 9400 Datasheet



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