OceanStor 18500/18800 V5
The Huawei OceanStor 18000 V5 series is the next generation of mission-critical hybrid flash storage, 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.
Advanced intelligent SmartMatrix architecture combines with the gateway-free converged active-active solution to ensure 99.9999% availability, guaranteeing service continuity for customers.
Up to 6 Million IOPS
The flash system design ensures rapid response to core services. Offering exceptional scalability, the OceanStor 18000 V5 series can be equipped with a maximum of 16 controllers, 16 TB of cache, and 9600 enterprise-class disk drives, delivering up to 6 million Input/Output Operations Per Second (IOPS).
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.
VIVACOM is the largest telecommunications company in Bulgaria. Huawei’s storage solution has eliminated data silos for VIVACOM and simplified billing management, adapting their billing system to future business needs.
|Model||OceanStor 18500 V5||OceanStor 18800 V5|
|Latency||< 1 ms|
|Maximum Number of Controllers||16|
|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)|