HPE’s MSA P2000 G3 Modular Smart Array Systems are entry level storage systems featuring 8 GB Fibre Channel, 6 GB SAS, 10GbE and 1Gbe iSCSI models supporting both 6 and 12GB SAS drives. The array can grow incrementally from a few drives to 576 TB using Midline SAS drives. Features incorporated in this series include hot plug replacement of controllers, P/S, I/O modules and additions of expansion enclosures.

HPE MSA P2000 Technical Specifications

P2000 G3 Models:Controller DetailsSupported ExpansionsDrive Type Supported
FC/iSCSI Controller SFF or LFF Form Factor2U, dual controller with 4GB cache, 2 x 8gb fc ports; 2 1GBe portsP2000 Dual I/O LFF, P2000 LFF, D2700 SFF. (7) P2000 LFF enclosures; (5) x D2700 enclosures or combo of LFF/SFF. 6GB 15K SAS: 146GB, 300GB 6GB OR 6GB/12GB 10K SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB; 6GB MIDLINE SAS: 1TB
FC Controller SFF or LFF Corm Factor2U, dual controller with 4GB cache, 2 x 8gb fc portsP2000 Dual I/O LFF, P2000 LFF, D2700 SFF. (7) P2000 LFF enclosures; (5) x D2700 enclosures or combo of LFF/SFF. 6GB 15K SAS: 146GB, 300GB 6GB OR 6GB/12GB 10K SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB; 6GB MIDLINE SAS: 1TB
SAS Controller SFF or LFF Form Factor2U, dual controller with 4Gb cache, 4 x 6GB SAS portsP2000 Dual I/O LFF, P2000 LFF, D2700 SFF. (7) P2000 LFF enclosures; (5) x D2700 enclosures or combo of LFF/SFF. 6GB 15K SAS: 146GB, 300GB 6GB OR 6GB/12GB 10K SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB; 6GB MIDLINE SAS: 1TB
10GBe iSCSI Controller SFF or LFF Form Factor2U, dual controller with 4 GB cache, 2 x 10GBe iSCSI portsP2000 Dual I/O LFF, P2000 LFF, D2700 SFF. (7) P2000 LFF enclosures; (5) x D2700 enclosures or combo of LFF/SFF. 6GB 15K SAS: 146GB, 300GB 6GB OR 6GB/12GB 10K SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB; 6GB MIDLINE SAS: 1TB
iSCSI SFF or LFF Form Factor2U, dual controller with 4GB cache, 4 x 1GB iSCSI ports per controllerP2000 Dual I/O LFF, P2000 LFF, D2700 SFF. (7) P2000 LFF enclosures; (5) x D2700 enclosures or combo of LFF/SFF. 6GB 15K SAS: 146GB, 300GB 6GB OR 6GB/12GB 10K SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB; 6GB MIDLINE SAS: 1TB