The IBM 6099 Storwize V3700 Storage System Model TEU is a V3700 2.5-inch DC Expansion, with no cache, 2.5-inch Drive form factor, and 24 drive slots. The 3.5-inch models support up to twelve 3.5-inch drives, while the 2.5-inch models support up to twenty-four 2.5-inch drives. High-performance disk drives, high-capacity nearline disk drives, and flash (solid state) drives are supported. Drives of the same form factor can be intermixed within an enclosure, and 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch expansion units can be intermixed within a Storwize V3700 Storage System. A Storwize V3700 Storage System scales up to 240 drives with the attachment of nine Storwize V3700 expansion units. The 3.5-inch models support ac power, while the 2.5-inch models are available with either ac power or dc power.
- Two expansion canisters
- 6 Gb SAS ports for control enclosure attachment and expansion enclosure attachment
- Twenty-four slots for 2.5-inch SAS drives
- 2U, 19-inch rack mount enclosure with ac or dc power supplies