Sun StorEdge 9960 Hard Drive Array

Technical Support, Maintenance and Repair Services

The Sun StorEdge 9960 Hard Drive Array meets the demands of the high-end data center, where heterogeneity, storage consolidation, and availability levels approaching Six Sigma are required. It provides an excellent platform for storage consolidation, direct-attach mainframe connectivity, and storage area network (SAN)-attach applications. The Sun StorEdge™ 9960 is a scalable storage system with a base configuration consisting of two frames: the control frame and the array frame. This disk array frame unit can contain up to 96 disk drives. It includes one set of platform for canister mounts for disk drive canisters. The StorEdge™ 9960 also allows massive storage expansion for the largest enterprise applications and large-scale consolidation.

Sun stopped marketing the StorEdge 9960 on 09/30/2002, selling it on 12/31/2002 and  announced end of life  as of 10/30/2009. To ensure proper functioning and maintenance of your data storage equipment, contact ISC Group to inquire about our maintenance and repair contract options. This will avoid any service interruptions and unplanned downtime after your original manufacturer’s warranty expires.

For post-warranty peace of mind, ISC Group offers its proprietary remote monitoring software called ISC-CHS™. ISC-CHS Call Home Service monitors the health and proper function of your Sun StorEdge 9960 Hard Drive Array. It also ensures 24/7 protection of your critical information systems by alerting you as soon as problems occur.

Sun StorEdge™ 9960 Hard Drive Array Features:

  • Total raw capacity per system: 94.9 TB
  • Drive capacity: 5 to 512 (up to 16 hot spares)
  • Individual disk capacities, 3-in form factor, 10K RPM: 18 GB, 72 GB, 146 GB, 181 GB
  • Data Cache: 2 to 32 GB
  • SAN connectivity – handles up to 192 host connections (6:1 fan-out)
  • 64 data paths provide 6.4 GB/sec bandwidth and extreme system resiliency
  • RAID 5 or RAID 1+ for HDD protection, resiliency, and performance

ISC Group also provides its own remote monitoring software ISC-CHS™ services for a continuous pro-active 7x24x4 services on the Sun 9960 Hard Drive Array.

ISC’s highly qualified and certified technical staff can provide hardware maintenance support services and repair for the Sun StorEdge™ 9960. Our maintenance contracts and services cost typically 50-70% less than what original manufacturers charge.

Please click on the Request for Quote button below to receive a no-obligation quote for maintenance services on your Sun StorageTek StorEdge™ 9960 Hard Drive Array.