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  • OceanStor 18000 V5 Series Hybrid Flash Storage

    OceanStor 18000 V5 Series
    Hybrid Flash Storage

    Meeting the most-demanding reliability and
    scalability requirements of enterprise core business.

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OceanStor 18000 V5 Series Mission-Critical Hybrid Flash Storage Systems
OceanStor 18000 V5 Series Mission-Critical Hybrid Flash Storage Systems

OceanStor 18000 V5 Series Mission-Critical Hybrid Flash Storage Systems

The Huawei OceanStor 18000 V5 series dedicated to providing the highest level of data services for enterprise mission-critical business.

OceanStor 18000 V5 delivers highly reliable, unprecedented levels of performance, offering the HyperMetro gateway-free active-active feature, a cutting-edge hardware platform, industry-leading SmartMatrix system architecture, flash-oriented optimization technology, and a full range of efficiency improvement and data protection software.

Satisfying the data storage requirements of large-database Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)/Online Analytical Processing (OLAP), cloud computing, and many other applications, OceanStor 18000 V5 is a natural fit for the most demanding storage requirements of government, finance, telecommunications, manufacturing, and other sectors.

Six-Nines Reliability

Six-Nines Reliability

Advanced intelligent SmartMatrix architecture combines with the gateway-free converged active-active solution to ensure 99.9999% availability, guaranteeing service continuity for customers.

Intelligent Services

Intelligent Services

OceanStor 18000 V5 series employs Huawei’s intelligent management system — eService — throughout the entire lifecycle, and accelerates cloud transformation of enterprises with hybrid cloud solutions.


Model OceanStor 18500 V5 OceanStor 18800 V5
Architecture SmartMatrix
Latency < 1 ms
Maximum Number of Controllers 16/32*
Processors Multi-core processors
System Cache (expands with the number of controllers) 512 GB to 16 TB 1 TB to 16 TB
Supported Storage Protocols Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS, CIFS, FTP, and HTTP
Types of Front-End Ports 8/16/32 Gbit/s FC and 1/10/25/40/100 Gbit/s Ethernet
Type of Back-End Ports SAS3.0/NVMe Over Fabric
Maximum Number of Ports per Host 384
Maximum Number of Disks 6400 (2.5 inches) or 3072 (3.5 inches) 9600 (2.5 inches) or 4608 (3.5 inches)
Data Protection Software HyperSnap (snapshot), HyperClone (clone), HyperCopy (copy), HyperMirror (volume mirroring), HyperMetro (active-active arrays), HyperReplication (remote replication), HyperLock (WORM), and HyperVault (all-in-one backup)
Mission-Critical Business Protection SmartEncryption(intelligent data encryption), SmartQoS (intelligent service quality control), SmartPartition (intelligent partitioning), and SmartCache (intelligent SSD caching)
Resource Efficiency Improvement Software SmartMigration (intelligent LUN migration), SmartVirtualization (intelligent heterogeneous virtualization), SmartMulti-tenant (intelligent multi-tenant), SmartQuota (quota management), SmartDedupe (intelligent de-duplication), SmartCompression (intelligent compression), SmartThin (intelligent thin provisioning), SmartMotion (intelligent data motion), SmartErase (intelligent data destruction), SmartTier (intelligent data tiering), and SmartEncryption (intelligent data encryption)
Storage Management Software UltraPath (host multipath), BCManager (DR management), DeviceManager (single-device management software), eSight (centralized O&M management software), and eService (remote maintenance management)

*Please contact Huawei sales representatives for more information.