ANTARES

ANTARES is a low cost, self-contained 3U backup storage appliance for IBM®, HP, Oracle®/Sun and open computing platforms running Windows®, Linux®, i/OS and UNIX® operating systems. ANTARES is compatible with NetBackup, Simpana, TSM, BRMS and other backup applications. ANTARES is architected and built on the proven Storage Director® backup virtualization platform to satisfy the most demanding operational backup and archival requirements for lights-out and multi-platform enterprise computing environments.

 

  • Ability to attach to existing customer dedupe appliances
  • Provides fully automated backup and restore operations
  • Integrated alerting and messaging capabilities for industry leading reports, analysis, and capacity planning
  • Data-at-rest compression/encryption on both disk cache and physical tape media
  • Transparent remote backup and restore features to satisfy off-site archival requirements
  • Enables alternate site disaster recovery schemes
  • User defined policies allow flexible tape and data migration strategies
  • Supports tape library distribution and consolidation, or elimination of tape altogether
  • Supports LTO 5 technology
  • All-in-one 3U appliance
  • Lowest cost backup enterprise storage solution today
Virtual Slot Capacity per     Up to 30,000
Library      
       
Virtual Drive Capacity per     Up to 50
Library      
       
Virtual Libraries     Up to 100
       

Server Node

     
       
Interfaces     Four 4 Gbps FC front-end ports
      Four 4 Gbps FC back-end ports
      1 Gbps Ethernet for iSCSI
      1 Gbps Ethernet for management
      AES 256 Encryption
       
Storage Capacity (usable)     RAID 6 with hot spare
      ANTARES 900: 9 TB
      ANTARES 2100: 21 TB
      ANTARES 3000: 30 TB
       
Performance     4 TB / hour per node
       
Emulations     IBM 3584, HP E-Series, STK L700, ACSLS, proprietary
      LTO-1, LTO-3, LTO-4, 3592, 9940, T10000, N1525
       
Physical Specs     Height: 5.2” (132mm) (rack mount 3U)
      Width: 17.2” (437mm)
      Depth: 25.5” (648mm)
      Weight: 72 lbs.
       
Operating Environment     Temperature: 10-35 C (60-95 F)
      Humidity: 8-90% non-condensing
       
Power     Redundant 1200W high-efficiency power supplies
      1000W Output @ 100-140V, 11.5-8A, 50-60Hz
      1200W Output @ 180-240V, 8-5.5A, 50-60Hz