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Fault ToleranceThe Ultrastor ES3160SS is a 6G SAS RAID storage array that combines intelligence and automation with fault tolerance to provide simplified administration, rapid deployment, enterprise performance and reliability, and seamless scalability. The ES3160SS high performance storage arrays deliver a range of capacity points up to 48TB in a 3U chassis. ES3160SS is designed to create a virtualized storage platform that scales up to 192TB under a single management interface.

arrow High Availability RAID Platform

ES3160 P4 BackThe UltraStor™ ES3160SS RAID storage platform combines a state-of-the-art Dual-active RAID design with the flexibility of a modularized hardware architecture that offers a new level of data protection, availability and ease of use. Featuring two 6G SAS interface ports per controller, users can direct attach ES3160SS to server to ensure data accessibility with high-performance and high bandwidth. In addition to the ES3160SS’s dual RAID controllers and I/O modules, the dual redundant power supplies and cooling modules are also hot-swappable and can be replaced easily in the field, providing the ultimate in redundancy and reliability for mission critical applications.

arrow Expand Your Business Capabilities

Utilizing sixteen (16) hot-swappable disk trays, the ES3160SS can host up to 48TB of capacity. However, the storage capabilities don’t stop there. Unlike many storage systems, the ES3160SS can easily grow far beyond the “limitations” of its drive capacity. Each ES3160SS system can also be expanded with additional RAID protected data storage of up to 192TB (Raw) with 3 x ES3160JS SAS interface JBOD storage systems.

Professional Managementarrow Easy to Use Storage Management

Managing an ES3160SS storage system is easy. With its cross platform user friendly GUI management, it’s easy to configure and administer the ES3160SS. The web-based GUI interface helps manage, monitor and control the system via a standard web browser anywhere at anytime.

arrow Eco-friendly Storage

The ES3160SS equips with 80-Plus 500W dual redundant power supplies to keep your workloads and critical applications running without hardware failure interruption and ensure system reliability and data availability. With the Energy-efficient power supply, the ES3160SS becomes an environment friendly storage system that helps users reduce utility and cooling cost due to excess heat generate by the power supply.

arrow The Highest Level of Service and Support

Enhance Technology delivers the highest quality storage solutions by offering SATA/SAS hard disks pre-configured and fully tested in an intensive data processing environment on every system, meaning that you can easily integrate the system into your IT infrastructure right out of the box. The preferred service plan ensures peace-of-mind for customers with support and service such as 1-Year Free Advance Parts Replacement on top of the standard 3-Year depot repair warranty.

ULTRASTOR™ ES3160SS Advantages

Easy of use
  • Intelligent, cross-platform management helps minimize administrative tasks
  • Pre-configured RAID systems delivery out-of-box user experience
  • SATA, SAS and NL-SAS hard disks are supported to meet high performance and high capacity demanded applications
Enterprise performance
  • Next generation 6G SAS interfaces provide exceptional performance for both sequential and transactional applications
  • Automated, real-time load balancing across drives, RAID sets, connections, cache and controllers for optimized performance
  • Fault tolerant, fully redundant dual controllers
  • Designed for high availability and mission critical applications
  • Multiple RAID levels and point-in-time Snapshot for data protection
  • Full hardware redundancy----hot swappable controllers, fans, power supplies, & disks
  • Online expansion between multiple systems
  • Linear scalability --- scale capacity and performance together
  • Manage a growing pool of storage from one single user interface

arrow Specifications

UltraStor ES3160SS
Hard Disks Number:16
RPM:7200 RPM or 15K RPM
Cache:32MB per drive
Capacity: 300GB/450GB/600GB/1TB/2TB/3TB (SAS);
Host Interface 2-port 6G SAS + 1-port 6G SAS expansion per controller
Form Factor 3U 16-bay rackmount
RAID 0,1,0+1,3,5,6,10,30,50,60 & JBOD
Up to 1024 logical volumes in the system ;
Up to 32 Physical Disks can be included in one RAID group;
Up to 512 Snap Shot;
Rollback mechanism ;
Microsoft VSS compliant ;
Global and dedicated hot spare disks ;
Supports multiple RAID array and volumes;
Online volume expansion;
Online disk roaming;
Flexible RAID group (RG) ownership management;
Controller 2x6G SAS ports per controller;
1x6G SAS Expansion port per controller;
4GB DDRII 533 DIMM Per Controller (8GB Total)
Serial console management and UPS;
Dedicated Ethernet port for WebGUI management;
LCM management panel;
Battery Backup Unit (Optional)
Storage Expansion Multiple SAS JBOD expansion supported
Hot-swappability 16 Hot-swappable drive trays;
Dual hot-swappable power supplies;
Three hot-swappable fan modules;
Management Management UI via: Serial console, SSH telnet, or HTTP Web UI;
Event notification via: Email, SNMP trap, Browser, Syslog;
Online system firmware upgrade mechanism;
iSNS & DHCP support;
CHAP authentication mechanism support;
Supported OS Windows Server 2003 / 2003R2 / 2008 R2
Windows XP / Vista / 7
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Sun Solaris 10
Mac OS X
Physical & Environment Operating Temperature 10°C ~ 35°C;
Non-Operating Temperature -10°C ~ 50°C;
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% non-condensing
Power & Cooling Dual redundant 500W 80 PLUS power supply;
AC Input: 100-240V 8~5A 47/63 Hz;
PSU failure indicate sensor;
3 x hot-swappable high-speed SMART fans;
Dimension (H x W x D) 5.25" x 19" x 21.5"
Weight (w/o disks) 65 Lbs
Safety Regulations CE, FCC
Warranty - 3-Year Standard Warranty
- 1-Year ARP (Advance Parts Replacement)
- 2-Year Standard Warranty Extension (Optional)
- 2-Year ARP Extension (Optional)
Package Included - ES3160SS 3U 16-Bay redundant controller storage system
- Up to 4 pre-configured drive packs (Each drive pack includes 4 HDDs)
- Rack mounting brackets
- User manual CD
- Accessory box
- Two (2) US standard power cord
- Estimate Package Weight (w/ Drive Packs Installed): 76 ~ 100 Lbs
- Package Dimension (H x W x D): 12” x 28” x 32”

arrow Expand Your Business Capabilities

The ES3160SS hosts up to 48TB of capacity utilizing sixteen (16) hot-swappable disk trays. Its intelligent RAID controller supports online RAID group/volume expansion and RAID migration. Unlike many storage systems, the ES3160SS can easily grow far beyond the "limitations" of its drive capacity and expand with additional RAID protected storage expansion. ES3160SS is scalable up to 192TB (RAW) with the 3 x ES3160JS SAS expansion JBOD storage systems and the new 3TB SAS enterprise HDDs.

Click here to learn more about UltraStor ES3160JS SAS expansion JBOD storage system.

ES3160 P4 Back

arrow Performance

IO request size
1024 KB
791.45 MB/S
1187.18 MB/S
2048 KB
791.45 MB/S
1243.96 MB/S
4096 KB
799.31 MB/S
1293.66 MB/S
8192 KB
793.40 MB/S
1309.94 MB/S

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Available Models

UltraStor ES Series Primary Dual-Controller RAID System
  UltraStor ES3160SS
UltraStor ES Series SAS JBOD Expansion System
  UltraStor ES3160JS
UltraStor ES Series Pre-Configured Drive Packs Note: Up to 4 Drive Packs per System
HDD: 4x300GB SAS
HDD: 4x450GB SAS
HDD: 4x600GB SAS
UltraStor ES Series Accessories & Spare Parts 
  • UltraStor ES3160 battery backup unit module | SKU: ES3160-BBU
  • UltraStor ES3160 80+ 600W redundant power supply module | SKU: PS1600G
  • UltraStor ES3160 spare fan module | SKU: ES3160-F
  • UltraStor ES3160 spare redundant power supply module | SKU: PS1500G/ES
  • UltraStor ES3160 spare fan and redundant power supply models | SKU: ES3160-SK
  • UltraStor ES3160 spare hard drives
    • 1TB SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-1TS
    • 2TB SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-2TS
    • 3TB SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-3TS
    • 300GB SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-300GS
    • 450GB SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-450GS
    • 600GS SAS spare drive | SKU: ES-HDDSK-600GS
  • UltraStor ES3160SS spare SAS controller | SKU: ES3160CC-SS
  • 1 meter external SFF8088-SFF8088 cable | SKU: CB-MS/MS-1M
  • 2 meter external SFF8088-SFF8088 cable | SKU: CB-MS/MS-2M

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