EMC Iomega StorCenter

By Steve Wexler  |  Print this article Print

Looking at some of the new IT storage options that have a price tag designed for small business and midsized business? We’ve rounded up some of the top new offerings in the space from vendors including Cisco, Dell, Dot Hill, EMC, IBM, Netgear and Tandberg.

EMC Iomega StorCenter ix12-300r Network Storage Array

Accounting for a quarter (24.6 percent) of Q1 disk revenues, EMC addresses the SMB storage market through its Iomega line, including the new  Iomega StorCenter ix12-300r Network Storage array that starts at under $5,000, expandable up to 12 drives and 24TB (under $10,000) in a two-rack unit (2U) form factor.

Product specs include (http://go.iomega.com/en-us/products/network-storage-rack/ix12-300r/ix12-300r/?partner=4760):

  • 2U form factor, 12 slots for 3.5 inch SATA-II Hard Disk Drives
  • Intel Core2 Duo E8400 @ 3GHz CPU
  • 2GB DDR2 Memory
  • Four (4) SATA-II hard disk drives
  • RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, and 6 protection on a per-Storage Pool Basis