What is the design of the Huawei S2600?

Chapter Two describes the overview of the S2600. The S2600 consists of 12 disk arrays with the height of 2 U (see the words in the slide). The features of the S2600: reliability, easy to use, and cost-effectiveness. The design of 2 U 12 disks is unique in Huawei Symantec. The design of other products is 4 U 24 disks.

What kind of software does the S2600 support?

The S2600 supports the mainstream cluster software and multi-path software. The S2600 system is redundant to ensure high availability. When a server fails, the services of the faulty server is switched to another server through the cluster software.

Why is the S2600 system redundant?

The S2600 system is redundant to ensure high availability. When a server fails, the services of the faulty server is switched to another server through the cluster software. When the data link of a server fails, the high availability of links are ensured through the multi-path software.

What is the capacity of the S2600?

The capacity can be expanded in real time without 800GB Mail server interrupting services. Powerful expandability 10 seconds The S2600 supports a maximum of 96 disks 2.4 TB 4 with a maximum capacity of 96 TB when 1 TB 700GB File server disks are used. It supports 256 host and 512 LUNs to meet increasing requirements on capacities.

What is the storage capacity of the S2600?

For a database, storage capacity is less than 200 GB. For a mail server, storage capacity is more than 500 GB. In this scenario, an S2600 can meet the two requirements. The S2600 supports the mainstream cluster software and multi-path software. The S2600 system is redundant to ensure high availability.

What happened to Symantec and Huawei?

The joint venture was disbanded in March 2012 when Symantec sold its share in the company to Huawei, which is headquartered in Chengdu, China. Huawei originally owned 51% of the company, while Symantec owned 49%.

What happens when a port fails on a Cisco S2600?

When a port of storage devices fails, the S2600 can automatically switch applications on the host port to anther port without interrupting applications. When a controller fails, all applications are switched to another controller. High availability is ensured through redundancy of hosts, networks, and storage.