Sun StorageTek 9990V Disk Array

Technical Support, Maintenance and Repair Services

The Sun StorageTek 9990V Disk Array delivers enterprise-class functionality, integrated storage virtualization, thin provisioning, logical partitioning, and universal replication. The STK 9990V’s fourth-generation crossbar switch architecture delivers high performance and reliability. With no single point of failure, instant data access, fault-tolerant critical and redundant components, “call-home” capability, and data cache mirroring, the StorageTek 9990V ensures non-disruptive service and 24×7 data protection. The 9990V offers massive scalability and supports all major open and mainframe systems. It is compatible with multiple protocols, including 224 Fibre Channel, 112 FICON, 112 ESCON port, and future NAS support. The StorageTek 9990V’s powerful suite of software tools ensures your system keeps your business up and running with total availability.

The StorageTek 9990V’s integrated storage virtualization capabilities enable you to improve utilization and flexibility of legacy systems by aggregating internal storage and externally attached Sun and third-party storage systems (EMC, HP, IBM, and others) into a single, flexible, virtual pool, simplifying management and reducing total cost of ownership. Up to 247 PB of heterogeneous storage can be managed via a single console and a common set of StorageTek 9990V tools.

Sun stopped marketing the StorageTek 9990V on 02/01/2011, selling it on 09/30/2011 and  announced end of life  as of 09/30/2016. 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 9990V Hard Drive Array. It also ensures 24/7 protection of your critical information systems by alerting you as soon as problems occur.

Sun StorageTek 9990V Disk Array Frame Unit Features:

  • 4th generation, highly reliable, high-performance crossbar architecture
  • 106 GB/sec internal data bandwidth and 3.5M IOPS
  • Up to 247 PB of virtualized storage and up to 1,134.5 TB of internal capacity
  • Number of disks (with spares): 5 to 1,152
  • Hot spares: 16 maximum
  • Drive types 73 GB 15K; 146 GB 15K/10K; 300 GB 10K
  • RAID Levels 1, 1+0, 5, 6
  • Up to 224 Fibre Channel and 112 FICON/ESCON host ports
  • Up to 32 virtual partitions

ISC Group also provides its own remote monitoring software ISC-CHS™ services for a continuous pro-active 7x24x4 services on the StorageTek STK 9910.

ISC’s highly qualified and certified technical staff can provide hardware maintenance support services and repair for the StorageTek 9990V. 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 9990V Hard Drive Array.