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Maintenance, Hardware and Other Services for EMC Centera

Centera Overview

The Centera is an EMC product aimed at the archiving market. Centera content remains non-rewritable throughout a specified retention period.

Com-Com have been supporting Centera systems for many leading organisations since 2009 and can provide blue-chip references from customers in Europe and North America.Benefits of EOL support with Com-Com

Additional Products, Services and Expertise for Centera:

Com-Com are also able to offer a range of specialist tools, services and expertise to help optimise data management on your EMC Centera Storage Infrastructure. When the time is right we are also there to help with planning, sourcing and implementing the right solution for your organisation going forward.

Parts, Upgrades and Complete Arrays

Listed below are EMC's designated End of Service Life dates (see EMC's Powerlink for official release and EOSL dates), but 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 Europe's largest inventory of quality EMC hardware, Com-Com provide immediate availability for all Centera parts. EMC qualified sales and engineering professionals can provide help with everything from the specification through to the installation, configuration and on-going support.

On-site hardware maintenance

Manufacturer/ModelEnd of
(some dates may be estimated)
Com-Com support
until date
EMC CENTERAG3 CENTERA Generation 3 Storage Engine2011-03-312018-03-31
EMC CENTERAG4-1.2TB CENTERA Generation 4 - 1.2TB Storage Engine2013-02-282020-02-28
EMC CENTERAG4-2TB CENTERA Generation 4 - 2TB Storage Engine2013-02-282020-02-28
EMC CENTERAG4-3TB CENTERA Generation 4 LP - 3TB Storage Engine2014-02-282021-02-28
EMC CENTERAG4-4TB CENTERA Generation 4 LP - 4TB Storage EngineUnknownOngoing
EMC CENTERAG4-8TB CENTERA Generation 4 LP - 8TB Storage EngineUnknownOngoing
EMC CENTERAG4-12TB CENTERA Generation 4 LP2 - 12TB Storage EngineUnknownOngoing

Hardware and software maintenance for the Centera

Whether or not your EMC End of Service Life has passed we can continue the support for your Gen 1, 2, 3 or 4 system.

We've been maintaining mission-critical IT systems for more than twenty years and we understand that your storage systems are the backbone of your business, accordingly our service levels are of the highest standards in order to keep your data on-line.

Centera Configuration and expansion

EMC Centera: no-single-point of failure Redundant Array of Independent Nodes (RAIN) architecture.

Each cabinet must contain a minimum of 4 nodes up to a maximum of 32 nodes.

Capacity is added in two-node increments and these nodes are configured as storage nodes and/or access nodes.

Each node has an instance of the CentraStar operating environment.

Centera upgrades and options

Vendor Part Code Description Availability
EMC 100-580-053Centera G4 - 2TB Storage Node (4 x 500Gb)
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EMC 100-580-539Centera G4 LP - 3TB Storage Node (4 x 750Gb)
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EMC 100-580-573Centera G4 LP - no drives
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EMC 100-580-589Centera G4 LP - Centera Engine 4TB 4x1TB
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EMC 118-032400Centera G3 - 1.2TB Storage Node (4 x 320Gb)
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EMC 100-580-007320Gb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G4
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EMC 100-580-054500Gb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G4
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EMC 100-580-540750Gb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G4 LP
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EMC 100-580-5901Tb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G4 LP
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EMC 100-580-6942Tb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G4 LP
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EMC 118-032399320Gb Disk Sled Assembly for Centera G3
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EMC 100-580-00824 Port Layer 3 GBE NCS Switch for Centera G4 / G4 LP
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EMC 100-580-50024 Port Layer 3 GBE NCS Switch for Centera G4 / G4 LP
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EMC 118-03207348 Port Cube Switch for Centera G3
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EMC 118-03239848 Port Cube Switch for Centera G3
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