IBM System Storage TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway

Powerful data deduplication for improved backup and disaster recovery operations

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The IBM® System Storage TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway is designed to meet the disk-based data protection needs of the enterprise data centre while enabling significant infrastructure cost reductions. The solution offers leading inline deduplication performance and scalability up to 1 petabyte (PB) of physical storage capacity per system and can provide up to 25 PB backup storage capacity. Combined with IBM or third-party storage, the TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway provides a powerful disk-based repository to improve the performance, retention and availability of backup and archive data.

The TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway provides:

Feature Benefits
IBM HyperFactor deduplication technology
Backup performance
Restore performance
Native replication
OST support
Data integrity
Custom configurations
Low acquisition cost
Form factor/height Rack/4U per chassis
Base unit 3958-DD5
Processors Four 10-core Intel® Xeon® Processors E7-4860 (2.26 GHz 24 megabyte (MB) cache)/1,066 MHz memory access 130 W (40 processors total)
Memory 64 gigabytes (GB)
Power required 200 – 240 V ac
Hard drives Two 600 GB 10k revolutions per minute (rpm) 6 gigabits per second (Gbps) serial attached SCSI (SAS) 2.5 in. small form factor (SFF) Slim-HS hard disk drives (HDDs)
Bay fillers Six 2.5 in. HDD filler bezel
Optical drive UltraSlim Enhanced serial advanced technology attachment (SATA) DVD-ROM
Network interface Integrated dual Gigabit Ethernet ( 1 or 10 GbE) with TCP/IP offload engine (TOE)
Power supply Dual redundant 1,975 W power supplies
Redundant array of independent disks (RAID) controller IBM ServeRAID M5015 SAS/SATA controller
RAID configuration IBM ServeRAID mirror SAS set (RAID1)
RAID battery IBM ServeRAID M5000 Series Battery Assembly
Expansion cards(a) Intel Ethernet Quad Port Server Adapter I340-T4
Expansion cards (b) Two QLogic 8 GB Fibre Channel (FC) dual-port host bus adapters (HBA) for IBM System x

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