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TotalStorage SAN Starter Kit
The IBM TotalStorage SAN Starter Kit is a complete package to enter into networked storage easily and quickly. It lets servers and storage each grow at their own pace while combining the outstanding price/performance of IBM TotalStorage disk storage and fibre channel switch.
The SAN Starter Kit includes:
^^IBM TotalStorage DS400 Express Model 2ED (17002ED ) dual controller disk subsystem with 0.5 TB of SCSI disk storage, includes four 146GB 10K hard disk drives (HDDs), four Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), four 2Gbps small form factor pluggable (SFP) shortwave transceivers, and four Fibre Channel cables
^^IBM TotalStorage SAN Switch Model L10 (2006L10), a 10-port SAN switch to allow multiple servers to connect to and share disk space
^^Four additional IBM 5M LC/LC Fibre Channel cables (19K1248) for total of eight to connect host to switch or server to switch
^^Four additional IBM 2Gbps SFP shortwave transceivers (13N1796)