HGST ActiveScale X100

Integrated Object Storage System Scaling From 840TB To Over 52PB, Delivering Outstanding Data Consistency, Availability, And Durability For Building World-Class Cloud Infrastructure

The ActiveScale™ X100 system is a highly scalable, integrated storage system that scales up from 840TB (raw) and scales out to over 52PB (raw) allowing customers to easily grow their object store in increments of easy-to-install capacity as needed. The X100 system delivers outstanding data consistency, availability, and durability which are essential for building world-class cloud infrastructure.

 

  • Reliability – Strong consistency for always-fresh data and BitDynamics™ for extreme data durability
  • Scalability – Scale up and Scale out for cloud-scale configurations
  • Affordability – Outstanding TCO with excellent CAPEX and OPEX
  • Accessibility – BitSpread® for high availability without replication
  • Simplicity – Real-time system management and cloud-based storage analytics for management at petabyte scale

 

 ActiveScale X100 Data Sheet

 

ActiveScale Architecture

The innovative ActiveScale architecture is a cloud-scale integrated object storage solution designed for easy growth that is scalable, manageable, and cost-effective.

ActiveScale X100

The ActiveScale X100 system offers a highly attractive cost/TB for cloud-scale object storage. The highly scalable integrated storage system scales up from 840TB (raw) and scales out to over 52PB (raw) allowing customers to easily grow their object store in increments of easy-to-install capacity as needed. ActiveScale delivers outstanding data consistency, availability, and durability which are essential for building world-class cloud infrastructure.

Professional Services

StorChoice™ Professional Services are available to assist in the installation and implementation of your object storage solution. Customers with constrained resource environments immediately benefit from the additional flexibility in implementing new technology.

Support

StorChoice offers complete customer support services to ensure you get the most out of your ActiveScale purchase. Enterprise and mission-critical support service options are available to protect your investment.

Highlights:

  • Ready to Deploy – Pre-configured system speeds implementation
  • Easy to Grow – Increase capacity and performance as data grows
  • Extreme Scalability – Scales easily for the most demanding environments
  • High Resiliency – Up to 17 nines of data durability
  • Outstanding TCO – Low acquisition cost, power/TB, and operating costs
  • Multi-Geo Spreading – Better economic data protection than replication
  • Highly Secure – End-to-end encryption for sensitive application data
  • Archive Resiliency – BitDynamics™ preserves data for high integrity storage
  • Strong Consistency – For always-fresh data

 

Specifications:

Base Rack Full Rack
Configuration
Maximum Object Size 50TB Multi-part 50TB Multi-part
Maximum Number of Objects 45B 45B
Configuration Capacity (raw/usable) 840TB /578-638TB 5.8PB/4.0-4.5PB
Performance
Client throughput performance
Up to 6.5GB/s Up to 6.5GB/s
Reliability
Data Integrity Tolerates 1000 bit errors per object Tolerates 1000 bit errors per object
Data Durability
Up to 17 nines
(99.999999999999999%)
Up to 17 nines
(99.999999999999999%)
Connectivity
Protocols
RESTful S3
RESTful S3
Client Connectivity
60Gbps/base (6x10Gb/sec)
60Gbps/base (6x10Gb/sec)
Power
Power Consumption – typical/max (KVA)
2.5/3.8 6.5/7.6
Power Consumption – typical/max (KW)
2.45/3.72 6.37/7.45
Power Characteristics
208-240V, Single-phase or 3-phase 208-240V, Single-phase or 3-phase
Physical Size
Rack Size Height x Width x Depth mm (in)
2060 x 600 x 1200 mm (81 x 23.6 x 52.6 in) 2060 x 600 x 1200 mm (81 x 23.6 x 52.6 in)
 
Configuration weight (kg/lbs)
713kg/1572 lbs 1010kg/2457 lbs
Capacity / Physical Size
1-geo configuration 9 nodes (raw/usable)
7.5PB/5.2-5.7PB
52.9PB/36.4-40.2PB
3-geo configuration 9 nodes (raw/usable)
2.5PB/1.3-1.6PB 52.9PB/28.1-33.7PB
Maximum multi-part object size
50TB 50TB
Environmental
Operating Temperature
10° to 35°C (50°-95°F)
de-rated 1°C per 300m
over 960m altitude increase
10° to 35°C (50°-95°F)
de-rated 1°C per 300m
over 960m altitude increase
Non-Operating Temperature
-40° to 66°C (40-151°F)
de-rated 1°C per 300m
over 3,000 altitude increase
-40° to 66°C (40-151°F)
de-rated 1°C per 300m
over 3,000 altitude increase
Cooling
Redundant high efficiency fans Redundant high efficiency fans
Humidity
8% to 90% (non-condensing) 8% to 90% (non-condensing)
Compliance
FCC/ICES-003, CE, VCCI, CISPR 22,
CISPR 24, KN22, KN24,
EN60950-1 2nd edition,
UL60950-1 2nd edition
FCC/ICES-003, CE, VCCI, CISPR 22,
CISPR 24, KN22, KN24,
EN60950-1 2nd edition,
UL60950-1 2nd edition
BTUs
25,591/27,295 25,591/27,295
Carbon Footprint (max)
0.0046 Metric Tons of CO2 0.0046 Metric Tons of CO2
Software
Operating System software
ActiveScale OS 5 ActiveScale OS 5
Management interfaces
Real-time System Management Console,
CLI, RESTful API
Real-time System Management Console,
CLI, RESTful API
System analytics
ActiveScale CM, a cloud-based
storage analytics service
ActiveScale CM, a cloud-based
storage analytics service
Security Data encryption in flight (AES-256),
Data encryption at rest (AES-256)
Data encryption in flight (AES-256),
Data encryption at rest (AES-256)
Data Integrity protection BitSpread: Advanced Rateless Erasure Coding BitSpread: Advanced Rateless Erasure Coding
SW/FW upgrades Nondisruptive rolling upgrades Nondisruptive rolling upgrades

 

 

 Best Fit Applications:

Backup, Recovery & Archive

Backup as a Service

Data management

Disaster recovery

Cloud Service Providers

Storage as a Service

Infrastructure as a Service

Media and Entertainment

Live video archive

On-demand catalog

Cloud DVR

Healthcare and Life Sciences

Genome data banks

Medical imaging