Simplifying the Path to Software-Defined Storage (SDS)

Modernizing storage resources is an essential element to software-defined infrastructure (SDI), driving high demand for SDS solutions to transform fixed storage resources to be more agile, scalable, and efficient. Cloud Blocks for VMware* are fully validated, pre-configured server systems with VMware VSAN* certifications included, helping resellers reduce complexity and speed time to market.

Key Features

Modernize Storage with VMware VSAN* + Intel® Architecture

Cloud Blocks for VMware* are fully validated, VSAN Software-Defined certified and configured specifically to optimize the features of Software-Defined Storage. These features simplify the provisioning and management of storage resources to help customers reduce costs, create affordable business continuity and better prioritize storage resources.

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Customer Use Cases

  • Business-critical applications
  • Virtual desktop infrastructure
  • Disaster recovery
  • Test and development scenarios
  • Enterprise production workloads

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Product Specifications

Compare detailed technical specifications side-by-side

Order Code Components Description
Hybrid Configurations (Hard drives for capacity, SSDs for cache)
VRN2224THY21 VMware VSAN Profile Hybrid 2 (HY-2)1
4 Node, 2U System
Up to 20 VMs and 4K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600TPR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2620 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 4 node Intel® Server Chassis H2224XXKR2
  Storage 2 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 32 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module
VRN2224THY41 VMware VSAN Profile Hybrid 4 (HY-4)1
4 Node, 2U System
Up to 30 VMs and 10K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600TPR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2620 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 4 node Intel® Server Chassis H2224XXKR2
  Storage 4 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 128 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module
VRN2224THY61 VMware VSAN Profile Hybrid 6 (HY-6)1
4 Node, 2U System
Up to 50 VMs and 20K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600TPR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2680 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 4 node Intel® Server Chassis H2224XXKR2
  Storage 8 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 256 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module
VRN2208WHY81 VMware VSAN Profile Hybrid 8 (HY-8)1
1 Node, 2U System
Up to 100 VMs and 40K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600WTTR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2680 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 1 node Intel® Server System R2208WTTYSR
  Storage 12 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 384 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module
All-Flash Configurations (SATA SSDs for capacity, NVMe* SSDs for cache)
VRN2208WAF6 VMware VSAN Profile All-Flash 6 (AF-6)
1 Node, 2U System
Up to 60 VMs and 50K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600WTTR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2680 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 1 node Intel® Server System R2208WTTYSR
  Storage 8 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 256 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module
VRN2208WAF8 VMware VSAN Profile All-Flash 8 (AF-8)
1 Node, 2U System
Up to 120 VMs and 80K IOPS per node2
Board Intel® Server Board S2600WTTR
  Processor Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2680 v4 per node
  Chassis 2U 1 node Intel® Server System R2208WTTYSR
  Storage 12 TB raw storage capacity per node
  Memory 384 GB memory per node
  RMM Intel® Remote Management Module

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Product and Performance Information

1

HDDs and third party software stack not included.

2

Results based on VMware* internal measurements.