NetApp FAS3020 Filer

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NetApp FAS3020 Filer

NetApp FAS3020 Filer Overview

NetApp FAS3020 Filer

This is a Refurbished NetApp FAS3020 Filer with a 1-Year overnight parts replacement warranty. The NetApp FAS3020 Filer delivers high-end enterprise storage and data management with mid-range affordability. The FAS3020 Filer will increase reliability, simplify and unify storage infrastructure and maintenance, and deliver exceptional storage management. The NetApp FAS3020 can be used for database applications, e-mail and network storage shares. It's sleek, modular design delivers integrated FC SAN, IP SAN, iSCSI, and NAS data serving in dual active-active systems scaling to 84TB.

All used NetApp FAS3020 Filers are rigorously tested on-site in our state-of-the-art hardware engineering lab. The highest quality of refurbishing, technical testing, and certification is guaranteed.

Express Computer systems has the largest inventory of refurbished NetApp hardware on the planet so if you cannot find the used NetApp FAS3020 Filer you need or have a question, please call us at (800) 327-0730 or click the live chat icon at the bottom of this page and one of our NetApp specialists will assist you.

FAS3020 Details:

  • 1 Year Overnight Parts Replacement Warranty Included.
  • Includes rail kits, power cables and all necessary accessories needed for installation.
  • SFPs, FC Cables, SAS Cables, etc available for shelf connections upon request. If filer and shelves are purchased together then all necessary cables are included with purchase at no extra charge.
  • Compatible Disk ShelvesDS14MK4, DS12MK2-AT, DS14MK2, DS14

Download the NetApp FAS3000 series overview.

Associated Model Part Numbers:

  • FAS3020-BASE1G-R5-C
  • FAS3020, 1G CF, Data ONTAP, -C, R5
  • FAS3020-DC-BASE1G-R5-C
  • FAS3020, 1G CF, DC, Data ONTAP, -C, R5
  • FAS3020HA-DC-BASE1G-R5
  • FAS3020HA, IB, 1GB CF, DC, OS, R5
  • FAS3020HA-IB-BASE1G-R5
  • FAS3020HA, IB, 1GB CF, OS, R5
  • FAS3020HAS-IB-SYS1G-R5
  • FAS3020HAS, IB, 1G CF, CFO, FCP, iSCSI , OS, R5
  • SP-FAS3020-BASE-C
  • FAS3020A Clustered Filer Heads Active-Active
  • FAS3020HA Clustered Heads High Availability
  • FAS3020C Clustered Filer Heads

Included Parts List:

  • 2x - FAS3020 Chassis
  • 2x - FAS3020 Motherboard X3941-R5 Controller
  • 8x - X6539-R6 4GB SFP
  • 4x - X6524-R6 2m LC-LC
  • 2x - X877B-R6 Rail Kit II, Cab, R6
  • 2x - 5M Cluster Cable Infinband 4x 112-00077
  • 4x - X800E-R6-C Power Cable North America, -C, R6

 FAS3020 Technical Highlights
 Maximum RAID Group Sizes  RAID-6 (RAID-DP)
FC-28 (26 data disks plus 2 parity disks)
SATA-16 (14 data disks plus 2 parity disks)
FC-14 (13 data disks plus 1 parity disk)
SATA-7 (6 data disks plus 1 parity disk)

RAID-6+RAID1 or RAID4+RAID1 (SyncMirror)
 SAN Protocol Support  Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP) for SCSI (2Gb and 4Gb); fabric-attached and direct-attached; iSCSI
 File Service Protocol Support  NFS V2 / V3 / V4 over UDP or TCP, PCNFSD V1 / V2 for (PC) NFS client authentication, Microsoft CIFS
 Other Protocol Support  HTTP 1.0, HTTP 1.1 virtual hosts
 LUNs  Up to 2,048 on FAS3070 and up to 1,024 on FAS3020 and FAS3050
 FlexVol Volumes  Up to 500 per controller
 Volume/Aggregate Size  16TB
 Snapshot Copies  Up to 127,000
 Number of Supported Hosts  Up to 4 ports per controller configured as front-end (host) connectivity ports
Up to 4 directly connected servers (per controller and per active/active configuration)
Up to 256 SAN connected servers (per controller and per active/active configuration)
 Supported Configurations  Highly Available Controller Configurations
Active/active controller with Controller Failover (CFO), active/active controller with stretch (non-switch) MetroCluster, active/active controller with Fabric Attached MetroCluster

Highly Available Back-End (Disk) Configurations
Dual-path, Multipath HA Storage
 Reliability  Redundant hot-swappable controllers, cooling fans, power supplies, optics, and RJ-45 ports
 Management  Full-duplex 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet onboard console, diagnostic LED/LCD, Remote LAN Management (RLM) Card, SNMP, telnet, SSH, HTTP, Web (SSL), host scripting, e-mail alerts
 Security  Virus Protection
Authentication: Kerberos (MIT/Active Directory)
Authorization: LDAP, NIS
Auditing: File access logging
Encryption: IPSec, SSL, SSH, SMB signing
Role Based Access Control (RBAC)

 Scalability  FAS3020
 Max. Raw Capacity  84TB  84TB
 Max. Number of Disk Drives  168  168
 Max. Drives per Back-End (Disk) FC Loop  84  84
 ECC Memory  4GB  2GB
 Nonvolatile Memory  1GB  512MB

 I/O  FAS3020
 Onboard (fixed) Fibre Channel Ports (target or initiator)  8 ports of 2Gb  4 ports of 2Gb
 Onboard (fixed) GbE Ports  8  4
 Modular I/O Slots  6  3
RAID-6 is the recommended configuration for drives greater than 144 GB.
RLM module is an optional capability on FAS3020 that's included at no charge w/ SupportEdge Premium contract.

 I/O Card Support  FAS3020
 Dual FC Disk Adapters (max.)  6  3
 Dual 4Gb FC Target Adapters (max.)  4  2
 Quad 4Gb FC Disk/Tape Adapters (max.)  6  3
 Dual FC -Tape Adapters (max.)  6  3
 Dual-port SCSI HBA  6  3
 Optional Network Connectivity (max.)
Quad GbE TOE (copper) cards
Single 10GbE TOE (fiber) cards
Dual GbE (copper or fiber) cards
Dual iSCSI (copper or fiber) host adapter

 Operating System  Network Appliance Data ONTAP
 Operating Systems Supported  Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Linux, Sun Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac OS, VMware, ESX
 Software Features  Standard

RAID manager, including RAID-6 (RAID-DP)
Fast Boot
Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP)
Maintenance Center

SnapManager for Microsoft Exchange
SnapManager for Microsoft SQL Server
SnapManager for Oracle
Single Mailbox Recovery
SnapLock Compliance
SnapLock Enterprise
NearStore Personality Option
CommandCentral Storage
Protection Manager
Virtual File Manager - Enterprise Edition
Virtual File Manager - Migration Edition
File Storage Resource Manager
SAN Manager
Operations Manager
ApplianceWatch for HP Openview
ApplianceWatch for Tivoli

 Storage Specifications
 Disk Shelves Supported (Fibre Channel, SATA)  DS14, DS14mk2 FC, DS14mk2AT
Each w/14 low-profile slots for FC and SATA disk drives
 Disk Drive Support  Disks Supported on New Configurations
FC-144GB, 300GB disks
SATA-250GB, 500GB disks

Disks Supported for Legacy (Controller Upgrade) Configurations
FC-36GB, 72GB, 144GB, 300GB disks
SATA-250GB, 320GB, 500GB disks
 Disk Shelf Support  Shelves Supported on New Configurations
Embedded Switched Hub (ESH)
Embedded Switched Hub2 (ESH2)

Shelves Supported for Legacy (Controller Upgrade) Configurations
Embedded Switched Hub (ESH)
Embedded Switched Hub2 (ESH2)
 Disk Drive Storage Shelf Interface  Fibre Channel-Arbitrated Loop (FC-AL)
 Power Supply/Cooling Fans  Dual, redundant, hot-pluggable, integrated power supply / fan assemblies (220V / 110V)
 AC Power/Max. Current  100 to 120VAC / 3.95A; 200 to 240VAC / 1.9A
 Thermal Rating  1,215 Btu / hr (fully loaded shelf)
 Operating Acoustic Noise  49 dBA sound pressure (LpA) @ normal operating conditions (at 22C and at sea level)
 Dimensions (height/width/depth)  3 EIA U (5.25", 13.3 cm) / 19" IEC rack-compliant (17.6", 44.7 cm) / 20" (50.85 cm)

 Weight  77 lb (35 kg) fully loaded
FAS3020 has PCI-x I/O slots.
Protection Manager was previously known as Business Continuance Option.
Operations Manager was previously known as Data Fabric Manager (DFM).

 FC Switch Support- Tape / SAN
 Vendor  Model
 Brocade  Silkworm 2400 / 2800 (TapeSAN only)
 Brocade  Silkworm 3200 / 3250 / 3800 / 3850 / 3900 / 4100 / 12000 / 24000 / 200E
 McData  ES 3016 / 3032, Intrepid 6064 / 6140 / ED-5000, Sphereon 3216 / 3232 / 4300 / 4400 / 4500 / 4700
 Cisco  MDS 9120 / 9140 / 9216 / 9506 / 9509 / 9513
FC = Fibre Channel; LVD = Low Voltage Differential

 NetApp Systems Cabinet
 20A and 30A single phase cabinets.

20A Cabinet - Includes 4 power cords with NEMA L6-20 or IEC 309 or Australia AS / NZ53123-20 connectors

30A Cabinet - Includes 2 power cords with NEMA L6-30 or IEC 309 connectors
 20A Cabinet - a single controller and 13 DS-14 shelves; two controllers and 12 DS-14 shelves

30A Cabinet - a single controller and 12 DS-14 shelves; two controllers and 11 DS-14 shelves
 AC Power  200 to 240VAC
 Current  Redundant power
20A Cabinet - Maximum 32A total
30A Cabinet - Maximum 24A total
 Dimensions (height / width / depth)  78.75" (200 cm) / 23.6" (60 cm) / 37.4" (95 cm)
 Min. Clearances  48" (122 cm) front and rear
 Shipping Height  90.6" (230 cm)
 Weight (empty)  275 lb (125 kg)

 FAS System Specifications  Active / Active Configuration  Single Controller Configuration
 AC and DC Power / Current (line voltage for standalone systems dependent on local power distribution; system cabinets are 200 to 240VAC only)  100 to 240VAC, 7.66 to 3.50A, 50 / 60Hz

200 to 240VAC, 4.00 to 3.50A, 50 / 60Hz

48VDC, 14.8A, 710W
 100 to 240VAC, 3.83 to 1.75A, 50 / 60Hz

200 to 240VAC, 2.00 to 1.75A, 50 / 60Hz

48VDC, 7.4A, 355W
 Thermal Rating  2430 Btu/hr  1215 Btu/hr (note: Watts x 3.4129)
 Weight  150 lb (68 kg)  75 lb (34 kg)
 Height  10.24" (26 cm), fits into 6U space  5.12" (13 cm), fits into 3U space
 Width  19" IEC rack-compliant (17.7", 44.9 cm)
 Depth  24" (61 cm), 30" (76.2 cm) with cable management bracket
 Operating Temperature, Altitude, and Relative Humidity  10 C to 40 C (50 F to 104 F); at
 Non-operating Temperature and Relative Humidity  -40 C to 65 C (-40 F to 149 F); 10% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing, in original container
 Operating Acoustic Noise  < 54 dBA sound pressure (LpA) @ normal operating conditions (at 22C and at sea level)
 Min. Cabinet Clearances for Airflow  10" (25.4 cm) in front, 12" (30.5 cm) in rear
 Min. Cabinet Clearances for Service  30" (76.2 cm ) in front, 30" (76.2 cm) in rear
 Compliance  RoHS-compliant
 Safety / Emissions / Immunity  Safety: EN 60950, CE, CSA 60950, UL 60950, CB IEC60950-1 (all national deviations), EN60825-1, IRAM, GOST-R, BSMI

Emissions / Immunity: FCC Part 15 Class A, ICES-03, CE, MIC, VCCI, AS/NZS CISPR 22, EN55022, EN55024, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, CoC (South Africa), BSMI

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