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How To Buy

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The SnapSAN S3000 modular storage array is an ideal platform for providing non-stop storage services for even the most demanding applications. Designed for high availability and performance, the SnapSAN S3000 combines advanced data protection features and proven reliability with flexible connectivity to ensure that it will integrate into any storage environment. Primed for the next generation of SAN challenges, it is able to tackle virtualization and I/O intensive applications data center needs, and beyond. With the new SnapSAN S3000 solution, Overland Storage puts the ease, efficiency and affordability back into your networked storage.

With This Product You Can...

  • Deploy a modular storage solution with iSCSI, FC or SAS host connections
  • Provision cost effective SAN storage for Windows, VMware, Linux, UNIX and Mac OS X
  • Provides fully redundant 99.999% high availability with hot-swappable components
  • Scale to 384TB with the addition of the SnapSAN Expansions



Dual Controllers

With the option to integrate dual Active-Active controllers with automatic failover, administrators can rest assured that their valuable data assets are always available with dual controllers.

  • Active-Active architecture for maximized performance
  • Failover support for 99.999% uptime
  • Fully redundant components with no single point of failure
Why You Need It...
  • Dual Controllers with Active-Active Failover

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Flexible Connectivity

With support for a variety of connectivity options, SnapSAN products are ideal for organizations who desire the ability to leverage their existing infrastructure. Choose the best connectivity for your environment with single or dual controller options supporting 1GbE or 10GbE iSCSI, 8Gb Fibre Channel, or 6Gb/sec SAS interfaces.

  • Support for 2 Active-Active controllers per system
  • 2 x 1GbE iSCSI ports per controller
  • 2 x 10GbE iSCSI ports per controller
  • 2 x 8Gb FC ports per controller
  • 4 x 6Gb ports per controller

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Thin Provisioning

Lower capital and operating expenses with thin provisioning providing a high utilization, eliminating the need for dedicate physical capacity. Leveraging thin provisioning allows you to pay-as-you-grow and optimize overall disk utilization.

  • Uninterrupted capacity expansion
  • Reduced acquisition costs
  • Reduced power consumption
Why You Need It...
  • Over provisioning allowing pay-as-you-grow

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Volume Cloning

Quickly perform common configuration tasks with consistency and ease. The SnapSAN volume cloning feature enables administrators to export storage parameters and relevant policies to the new volume, so you can maintain system performance and availability. If administrators wish to change a configuration, there is no need to start from scratch.

  • Quick response to requests for storage
  • Minimizes administrator errors
  • Maximizes application uptime
  • Shortens time to create test and development environments
Why You Need It...
  • Cloning improves administrator productivity

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Affordably implement offsite real time remote replication and protect valuable business access to achieve disaster recovery objectives.

  • Eliminate system downtime
  • Utilize for offsite disaster recovery
  • Create a test environment
Why You Need It...
  • Replicate data across multiple business locations

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Snapshots are a great way to accelerate backups, reduce the physical capacity consumed to protect data and increase backup efficiencies. More importantly, Snapshots provide the fastest and most granular way to recover data.

  • Reduce the time and space required for your backups
  • Maintain application consistency with Windows VSS integration
  • Roll back to a previous point in time for instant full data recovery
Why You Need It...
  • Create instant, point-in-time images of volumes

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SnapSAN S3000 Technical Specifications

SnapSAN S3000
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SnapSAN S3000 Specifications

Controller Option
Connectivity per Controller
Two RJ-45 ports per controller
(Four per system)
Two SFP+ ports per controller
(Four per system - SFP+ modules sold separately)
Two SFP ports per controller
(Four per system - SFP modules sold separately)
Four 6Gb SFF-8088
(Eight per system)
Certifications Microsoft, VMware, Citrix
Green Features Disk Spin Down feature, High efficiency 80PLUS® GOLD power supplies
High Availability Dual Controllers, Hot Swap Power Supplies, Hot Swap Drives, Volume Cloning, Replication
Drive Configuration 3.5" NL SAS: 1TB, 2TB, 3TB, 4TB | 3.5" SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 600GB Encrypted | 3.5" SSD: 200GB, 400GB
2.5" NL SAS: 1TB | 2.5" SAS: 300GB, 600GB, 900GB | 2.5" SSD: 200GB, 400GB
RAID Levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60, Triple-Mirror
Expansion Array Interface 6Gb SAS
Physical / Mounting Width: 18.9 in (482 mm), Height: 3.5 in (87.8 mm) 2U, Depth: 20.2 in (513.2 mm), Weight: 72.8 lbs (3.5" HDDs full)
Agency Approvals CE, cULus, FCC Class A, RoHS
Input Voltage 100 to 240 VAC single phase 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption
(Maximum/at 25°C)
Disk array controller
485 W/400 W
420 W/335 W
485 W/395 W
450 W/365 W
Disk enclosure
315 W/265 W
250 W/200 W
310 W/260 W
275 W/225 W
Environmental Limits Operating: 5 to 40°C, 10-80% Stop: -10 to +60°C, 5-80%"
Standard Warranty 3-year:24x7 Telephone Support, 2 Business Day Advanced Parts Replacement

Support Options

OverlandCare for SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 1 (24x7 Phone/Adv. Parts Replace), 1-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 1 (24x7 Phone/Adv. Parts Replace), 1-Yr Extension, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 2 (24x7 Phone/NBD Onsite), 3-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 2 (24x7 Phone/NBD Onsite), 1-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 2 (24x7 Phone/NBD Onsite), 1-Yr Extension, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 3 (24x7 Phone/9x5x4-Hr Onsite), 3-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 3 (24x7 Phone/9x5x4-Hr Onsite), 1-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 3 (24x7 Phone/9x5x4-Hr Onsite), 1-Yr Extension, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 4 (24x7 Phone/24x7x4-Hr Onsite), 3-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 4 (24x7 Phone/24x7x4-Hr Onsite), 1-Yr Uplift, SnapSAN S3000
OverlandCare Level 4 (24x7 Phone/24x7x4-Hr Onsite), 1-Yr Extension, SnapSAN S3000