Array iXsystems FreeNAS Certified Flash 10 TB of flash memory for less than $10 000
About taking the psychological threshold of cost per unit volume for arrays consisting of SSDs, the company said iXsystems. Its FreeNAS array of size 2U with a volume of 10 TB costs less than $10 000. The maximum size of the array exceeds 100 TB.
Array configuration includes two Intel Xeon E5 128 GB RAM and 26 bays for the SSD. The advantages of the product manufacturer considers a unified architecture, SAN/NAS, using OpenZFS file system and the presence of features «enterprise-class» characteristic of the more expensive arrays.