IBM N5500 OverviewThe N5500 is a filer in a 3U chassis with 4Gb RAM and 512Mb NVRAM (8Gb for active/active dual controller configuration) 4 x 2Gb/s, 4 x GbE and 3 modular I/O slots per controller.
Parts and Upgrades
|Com-Com's hardware brokerage division can supply and install parts or upgrades for the N5500 at a fraction of the price of buying new from the vendor.|
If you require disk capacity or configuration assistance, contact us for a quotation.
Hardware Maintenance for IBM N5500Com-Com's trained IBM engineers will be able to fix your faulty N5500 hardware using only original IBM parts sourced by our brokerage team. Our on-site support contracts offer more flexible service offerings to that of IBM, allowing you the option of mixing SLAs for critical and non-critical hardware. Combined with our flexible billing and the ability to pro-rate kit on and off the contract at any time - plus the added benefit of the provision of on-site spares, our support contracts offer excellent value for money.
IBM N5500 Configuration and ExpansionThe IBM N5500 has a maximum internal capacity of 14 drives but this can be greatly extended with the DS14 series shelves. A total disk maximum of 336 disks.
NetApp / IBM N5500 upgrades and optionsNetApp filers have a wide range of disk options both for internal drives and in external disk shelves. We can supply most internal disk options so please contact us. Check out the DS14, DS2246, DS4243, DS4246, DS4486 shelf pages to see your options for each.
IBM N5500 Products and Services
- 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