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  • Future proof NVMe and storage class memory (SCM) enables you to tackle mission-critical applications today and tomorrow with the world’s fastest storage array, Dell EMC PowerMax 8000.
    • Specifications

      • Product Spec Sheet

      • Product Data Sheet

      • Base TB per Brick

        54 TB (open systems) 
        13 TB (mainframe) 

      • Processors

        Intel® Xeon® Multicore Processors 

      • Typical Effective Max Capacity with Data Reduction

        4 PBe (petabytes of effective capacity) 

      • Maximum Front-End Host Ports


      • Maximum IOPS

        15 million 

      • Bricks (for Scale Out)


      • Response Time (Reads)

        Under 100 microseconds 

      • Solution For

        Data Center Consolidation 
        Mainframe Storage 

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        NVMe Storage 
        All-Flash Storage 
        NAS Storage 

      • Product

        Dell EMC PowerMax Products 

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        Dell EMC PowerMax 2000
      Dell EMC PowerMax 8000
      Maximum IOPS
      2.7 Million
      15 Million
      Response Times (Reads)Under 100 microsecondsUnder 100 microseconds
      Typical Effective Max Capacity with Data Reduction
      1 PBe
      4 PBe
      Bricks (for Scale Out)


      Base TB per brick
      13 TB

      54 TB (open systems)

      13 TB (mainframe)

      Maximum Front-End Host Ports


      Use Case
      Midmarket and enterprise storage, consolidation, transactional workloads
      Enterprise storage, consolidation at scale, mixed open and mainframe workloads
      Storage Type
      Block, file, open systems, IBM i
      Block, file, open systems, IBM i, and mainframe
    • Services

      Product Warranty
      All PowerMax configurations come with a 3-year Limited Hardware Warranty. All software comes with the EMC Software Warranty. PowerMax arrays also include an all-flash storage efficiency guarantee.


      The following services are available for purchase.


      Support Services
      ProSupport for Enterprise (formerly Enhanced, Premium Support)

      24x7 remote technical support, options for next business day or 4-hour mission critical onsite response, automated issue detection, self-service case initiation, and hypervisor, operating environment software and OS support  

      ProSupport Plus for Enterprise


      Includes all ProSupport for Enterprise features, plus priority access to ProSupport Plus engineers, a designated Technology Service Manager, regular assessments and recommendations, monthly reporting, and systems maintenance guidance  


      Deployment Services
      ProDeploy for Enterprise Integrate new technology into existing environments with confidence through extensive planning and validation by expert certified engineers.
      ProDeploy Plus for Enterprise The most complete enterprise deployment offer available in the market, ensures you are ready for today and prepared for tomorrow.
      Basic Deployment Consistent installation of enterprise hardware by experienced technicians. Worry-free installations give you the freedom to focus on your business.
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    • Dell EMC PowerMax 2000

      End-to-end NVMe performance, mission critical availability, and legendary data services come standard on the entry point PowerMax array, the PowerMax 2000.

      • 2.7 million IOPS
      • Under 100 microseconds read response times
      • 1 PB effective maximum capacity
      • 99.9999% availability
      • Future-proof end-to-end NVMe
      • Block/file, open, & IBM i support
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    • Dell EMC XtremIO X2 All-Flash Array

      Achieve low-latency performance, efficiency, and zero-impact copy services for block workloads with the Dell EMC XtremIO all-flash storage array.

      • Unmatched storage efficiency
      • Application-integrated copy data services
      • Sub-millisecond latency
      • All-the-time, inline data services
      • Metadata-aware replication
      • Quality of Service 
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    • Dell EMC VMAX 950F All-Flash Storage

      Bring scalability, advanced data services, and mission-critical availability to enterprise workloads with Dell EMC VMAX 950F All-Flash Storage.

      • Up to 6.7 million IOPS
      • 350 microsecond latency
      • 4 PB effective maximum capacity
      • 99.9999% availability
      • Rich data services
      • Block/file, open, IBM i, and mainframe
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