Dell EqualLogic PS5000 overview
|Launched from 2008 Dell's EqualLogic PS5000 series of storage products were designed to be an affordable iSCSI product aimed at medium to large sized businesses. All models in the series (except for the PS5500E 4U 48 disks) take up to 16 x 3.5" disks in a 3U chassis, 3x1GbaseT and 3 Gbe Ports per Controller. All models have 2Gb of battery-backed up cache memory except the 5500E which has 4Gb. Up to sixteen machines can be grouped together to create virtual disk pools.|
Parts, Upgrades and Complete Dell PS5000E, PS5000X, PS5000XV, PS5500E Storage ArraysDespite systems in the Dell EqualLogic PS5000 range being beyond their last shipment date from Dell, Com-Com continue to supply parts, upgrades and complete arrays extending the life of equipment, providing greater ROI and freedom for customers to decide their own budgetary and migration timetables.
With a large inventory of quality Dell hardware, Com-Com offer immediate availability for most upgrades and even complete systems. Qualified sales and engineering professionals can provide help with everything from specification through to installation, configuration and on-going support.
|PS5000E, PS5000X, PS5000XV, PS5500E Systems and Upgrades|
|Dell||PS5000E-12TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 750GB 7.2K SATA HDDs Type 5 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000E-16TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 1TB 7.2K SATA HDDs Type 5 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000E-8TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 500GB 7.2K SATA HDDs Type 5 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000X-6.4TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 400GB 10K SAS HDDs Type 4 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000XV-4.8TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 300GB 15K SAS HDDs Type 4 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000XV-7.2TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 450GB 15K SAS HDDs Type 4 Cont 2 PSUs|
|Dell||PS5000XV-9.6TB||PS5000 Chassis 16* 600GB 15K SAS HDDs Type 4 Cont 2 PSUs|
Hardware and Software Maintenance for Dell EqualLogic PS5000With hardware support from Dell having ended or ending in the coming years, planning now to ensure continuity of support is essential. Com-Com offer a high quality alternative support option and with typically 40% off Dell support costs, the savings from Com-Com are very attractive as well...
We've done the logistics planning, so you can continue to use your systems and work to your own timescales from replacement/migration. We are supporting many Dell EqualLogic servers already and are committing to extend support for years to come. Com-Com plan to offer hardware maintenance on the EqualLogic PS5000 series until at least December 2021.
Dell EqualLogic PS5000 model informationCom-Com offer an 'Dell+7' support option under which most models will continue to be supported for seven years past Dell's maintenance cut off date.
|Dell EqualLogic PS5000E||16 x 250Gb, 500Gb or 1Tb 7.2k SATA|
|Dell EqualLogic PS5000X||16 x 400Gb 10k SAS|
|Dell EqualLogic PS5000XV||16 x 146Gb, 300Gb, 450Gb or 600Gb 15k SAS|
|Dell EqualLogic PS5500E||48 x 300Gb, 450Gb or 600Gb 15k SAS|
Dell normally offer hardware support for five years after shipment but please check with them for their up-to-date position on each model. All information is correct as far as we are aware and is for guidance only. Please check Dell's documentation for confirmation.
Dell EqualLogic PS5000
- Com-Com hardware maintenance service
- Com-Com TAG (telephone advice and guidance) software support
- Storage health check service
- Disaster Recovery
- Refurbished parts and upgrades
- Hardware purchase and disposal