- Hard drive array
- 8Gb Fibre Channel (external)
Entry consolidation and virtualization initiatives are now well in your budgetary reach. The HPE MSA 1040 Storage offers many of the HPE MSA 2040 features but at a substantially lower entry price points. HPE ProLiant and BladeSystems administrators as well as IT generalists will find storage management tasks simple and intuitive with MSA. The MSA 1040 arrays leverage a new 4th-generation controller architecture with a new processor, 2-host ports and 4 GB cache per controller. Take advantage of the latest hard drives advances by choosing the form factor and technology which best meet your application and budget requirements. Unlike many competing arrays, the MSA 1040 ships standard with intuitive management tools and powerful data services such as Snapshots and Volume Copy for increased data protection.