Enterprise Networking: Nimble Storage CS-Series SAN Reinvents Storage Appliances

 
 
By Frank Ohlhorst  |  Posted 2012-01-17
 
 
 

The CS-Series of Nimble Storage

Built on industry-standard hardware, CS units are rack-mounted appliances that offer internal storage, removable hard drives and integrated failover capabilities.

The CS-Series of Nimble Storage

Nimble's Snapshot Technology Enhances Backup

Nimble uses snapshot technology to create frequent backups. Snapshots are instantaneous and can be scheduled to occur as frequently as every five minutes.

Nimble's Snapshot Technology Enhances Backup

Nimble's Multitier Storage Tech Fits Into Disaster Recovery

The CS series can combine multiple storage ideologies, such as replication, synchronization and snapshots, across multiple sites to enhance continuity.

Nimble's Multitier Storage Tech Fits Into Disaster Recovery

The CASL Architecture Drives Performance, Resiliency

Using in-line compression and flash drive technology, the CS-series is able to maximize performance while minimizing space consumed.

The CASL Architecture Drives Performance, Resiliency

CASL Enhances Off-Site Storage

With the Cache Accelerated Sequential Layout (CASL) technology handling data in motion, replication of data stored on spinning media (such as snapshots) can be replicated off-site, without affecting on-site performance.

CASL Enhances Off-Site Storage

GUI Eases Management, Monitoring

Nimble Storage offers a single pane-of-glass view of the status and performance of installed arrays, making it quick and easy to monitor performance, as well as capacity in use.

GUI Eases Management, Monitoring

Nimble Storage Product Line

The CS-series is available in varying capacities. However, the core functionality across the product line remains much the same.

Nimble Storage Product Line

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