Dell-EMC’s VMAX3 Tier-1 storage systems are designed for mission-critical environments requiring high-end, high-availability storage. Some of the VMAX3 enhancements include an added second management control module, hybrid storage options, all flash configurations and added block and file support through embedded NAS.

Dell EMC 100K, 200K, and 400K Technical Specifications

VMAX ModelNo of EnginesCache per EngineQty Drives SupportedDrive Type SupportedHost Protocols SupportedI/O Modules per EngineFront End I/O Modules and Protocol
100K1-2 each with 24 x 6 core Xeon E5-2620-V2 2.1 GHz processors512 or 1024GB options for a total a max of 2TB14403.5”SAS: 600GB 10K; 300GB 15; 4TB 7.2K; 800GB AND 1.6TB FLASH. 2.5”SAS: 600GB 10K, 1.2TB 10K, 300GB 15K, 800GB, 1.6TB, 960, 1.92TB SSD FlashFC, FICON, FcoE, iSCSI,8 Modules4x8GB OR 16GB FC, SRDF; 4X16GB FICON; 4x10GBe FCoE; 4x10GBe iSCSI; For SDRF: Gbe 2/2 Opt/Cu; 10GBe: 2 x 10GBe
200K1-4 each with 8 x 32 core Xeon E5-2650-v2 2.6GHz processors512, 1024, or 2048GB options for a max of 8TB28803.5”SAS: 600GB 10K; 300GB 15; 4TB 7.2K; 800GB AND 1.6TB FLASH. 2.5”SAS: 600GB 10K, 1.2TB 10K, 300GB 15K, 800GB, 1.6TB, 960, 1.92TB SSD FlashFC, FICON, FcoE, iSCSI,8 Modules4x8GB OR 16GB FC, SRDF; 4X16GB FICON; 4x10GBe FCoE; 4x10GBe iSCSI; For SDRF: Gbe 2/2 Opt/Cu; 10GBe: 2 x 10GBe
400K1-8 each with 12 x 48 core Xeon E5-2697-v2 2.7GHz processors512, 1024 or 2048GB options for a max of 16TB57603.5”SAS: 600GB 10K; 300GB 15; 4TB 7.2K; 800GB AND 1.6TB FLASH. 2.5”SAS: 600GB 10K, 1.2TB 10K, 300GB 15K, 800GB, 1.6TB, 960, 1.92TB SSD FlashFC, FICON, FcoE, iSCSI,8 Modules4x8GB OR 16GB FC, SRDF; 4X16GB FICON; 4x10GBe FCoE; 4x10GBe iSCSI; For SDRF: Gbe 2/2 Opt/Cu; 10GBe: 2 x 10GBe