Product Release Information
LENOVO® EMC® PX6-300D
The Lenovo® EMC®
Storage is a true business class desktop device, ideal for small-
to medium-sized businesses and distributed enterprise locations
like branch and remote offices, for content sharing and data
protection. Powered by LenovoEMC
with up to 24TB of storage capacity, including a diskless option,
LenovoEMC devices are better, faster and more reliable for your
mission critical data.
Up to 100 users
Intel® Atom Dual Core CPU, 2 GbE NICs
Diskless & fully populated, Hot swap HDDs
Active Snapshot backup (.VSS & .VDS provider)
Active Directory High-Availability (ADHA) & hybrid
SSD caching for faster read & write
Video Surveillance (Mindtree, Milestone)
Built-in McAfee VirusScan Enterprise
Capacity: 0 – 24TB. 6 x SATA HDD bays. Empty bays are
fitted with a drive carrier. Carrier can accommodate 2.5" and
3.5" drives. .
Server Class Hard Drives ensure higher reliability and
performance. These drives are designed to better handle
rotational vibration and continuous operation for mission
Snapshots: Point-In-Time backup of a complete volume
image including Active Snap capability. Also uses .VSS and
.VDS for compatibility with Windows & VMware hosts.
SSD Support: For I/O intensive applications, the px6-300d
can be fitted with solid state drives to boost performance.
SSD Cache Pools - Set up dedicated SSDs for fast reads &
writes of frequently accessed data, providing improved
performance for I/O intensive applications such as
databases. SSD drives sold separately.
RAID Support: RAID 1, 10, 5, 6, hot spare; automatic RAID
rebuild and hot swap. RAID 0 and JBOD mode also
Network File Protocols Supported: CIFS/SMB/Rally
(Microsoft), NFS (Linux/UNIX), AFP/Bonjour (Apple), FTP,
SFTP, TFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, WebDAV, Windows DFS,
Dual Gigabit Ethernet connectivity with high performance
iSCSI target provides block-level access for the most
efficient storage utilization, especially for backup, database
and email application performance. It can be used in parallel
with file-level storage access via CIFS/NFS. Includes
support for SCSI-3 persistent reservations.
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Scheduled Availability: May 2013
Server Class Hard Drives
Solid state drives (optional)
Intel Atom Dual Core Processor2GB memory
Dual GbE NICs
Diskless option, bring your own drives
Storage pools with RAID expansion, migration and hot
Advanced RAID levels including Hot Spare
Windows Active Directory High-Availability (ADHA),
Hybrid Authentication, MSCS and Hyper-V Live
Built-in, real-time on-access and automatic anti-Virus
scanning and cleaning using the embedded McAfee®
Built-in Cloud Technology
EMC Atmos Cloud Connector
EMC Avamar data deduplication
LenovoEMC™ Personal Cloud
Advanced Networking Capabilities:
NIC bonding for failover and load balancing including
802.3ad link aggregation.
Jumbo frame support for 4000 and 9000 byte payloads.
VLAN Tagging capability to IEEE 802.1Q standard.
iSCSI persistent reservations for clustered Microsoft
Data Replication / Device to Device Data Copy Jobs:
Easily copy files to and from attached USB drives or any
network share – including LenovoEMC Personal Cloud
locations – using the secure rsync or CIFS protocol.
Define your Copy Job to copy/synchronize files to and
from connected drives and/or any other shared storage on
Schedule jobs to run on a predetermined schedule.
Application Manager: Third party applications can be
installed using the embedded application manager.
Data Organization and Access: Windows DFS organizes
folders and files on a network, such that they appear to be all
in one directory tree on a single LenovoEMC storage
system, even if the folders reside on many devices in many
different locations. WebDAV (Web-based Distributed
Authoring and Versioning) enables viewing, adding, or