Storage Array Management

 

   OrkestraTM  SAM 

Transforming off-the-shelf servers into high value storage management solutions.



 

Overview

 

OrkestraTM SAM is an open-platform, software, storage management stack that turns low cost, commodity disk arrays into fully featured, high value, data storage systems. OrkestraTM SAM comes configured for a range of end user environments. The ‘Enterprise’ edition is the ideal software for storage OEMs, System Integrators and Value Added Resellers (VARs) whose vision is to deliver high performance, innovative storage solutions into high performance computing environments which demand redundancy and resiliency. Orkestra SAM Enterprise is available pre-configured on a wide range of storage servers or it can be configured as a Virtual Storage Array, supporting a wide range of hypervisors. It is available for download from the MPSTOR website for quick and easy integration with a wide choice of x86 and PowerPC based hardware platforms.

 

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Features

OrkestraTM SAM is an opern-platform, software-only, storage management stack that transforms low cost, commodity disk arrays into fully featured, high value, data storage systems.

 

Features:

 

Unified Storage

Supports File and Block Storage with SAN support for SAS, iSCSI, Fiber Channel and infiniband and NAS support for CIFS and NFS.

Future Proof Architecture

Built using advanced object-oriented software design based on the Linux architecture.
Orkestra SAM is feature rich and fully integrated into MPSTOR's Orkestra Cloud Solution.

Scalable Platforms

Orkestra SAM works out of the box on a variety of intel platforms and processors ranging from intel Atom to Intel Xeon.

Own Branding & Integration

Web-based GUI and XML API features are incorporated  to provide the manufacturer/integrator with powerful customization and third party software integration capabilities.

Application & Use Cases 

This Product offers great potential for channel Partners who wish to target applications in Cloud Storage, Audio/Video Processing, Telecoms, Medical Imaging, Security and Surveillance requiring High Capacity Storage and many more nich segments.

Single & Dual Controller

Web-based GUI and XML API features are incorporated to provide the manifacturer/integrator with powerful customization and third party software integration capabilities.

Resources

Brochures

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White Papers

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Specifications

 logo-mpstackware   MPStackwareTM User Manual V2

 

Compare

Compare Orkestra-SAM editions and see which the right for you to build your own branded Storage Array Solution. Licensing is based per device Disk basis rather than a per Terabyte Cost.

Features
Processor Family x86/PPC x86/PPC x86/PPC
Supported Disk Devices 64 Unlimeted Unlimeted
Controllers per System 1 1 2
Lycence Type Node Per Device Per Device
Boot Media USB/DOM USB/DOM USB/DOM
Web Download
Administration      
Web-based Graphical User Interface
Skinnable GUI
Secure Administration Access (SSH)
Serial Console
Remote Access Console(MH)
GUI Based Firmware Update
Schedule Manager
Storage Management      
Snapshot
Thin Provisioning
Replication
Logical Volume Expansion
Online RAID Capacity Expansion
Max Volume Size(TB) 192 512 512
Max Number of FC/SAS LUNS 0 64 256
Max Number of iSCSI LUNS 32 128 512
RAID 0,1,10,5,6
Volume Bandwidth and IO SLA Settings for Multitenants
XML API Tools for Storage Automation Tasks
Traffic Analysis
SCSI Storage Target Support      
iSCSI
Infiniband
3G/6G SAS Target
FC/FCoE*1 Target
Volume to Port Mapping
Volume to WWN Mapping
Volume to iSCSI IQN Mapping
*1 Version 3.1      
File Storage PROTOCOLS      
SMB/CIFS
NFS
AFP *2
*2 Version 2.0      
Specific iSCSI Functionality      
CHAP User Management
MPIO Support
iSCSI-3 Failover
SCSI-3 Persistent Reservation Support
VMWARE VAAI Support
HA-Dual Controller      
Active-active Dual Controller
Failover/back on Disk channel failure
Failover/back on Controller failure
Ethernet & Disk Ping
CLOUD BACKUP      
Volume to S3
Volume to Cloudfiles
Volume to ATMOS
Volume to SWIFT/OPENSTACK
Virtual Storage Array      
VMWARE Support
KVM Support
Xen Support
VirtIO disk support
SRV-IO
NETWORK MANAGEMENT      
DHCP Client
Teaming/Bonding
10 Gb Ethernet Support
Infiband Support
MONITORING      
Hardware Monitoring
E-mail Notification on Information, Warnings and critical events
Logging, Analystics Functions
CPU Support      
Single (UP/32)
Single (UP/64)
Multiple CPU (SMP) (32/64 Bit)
MEDIA MANAGEMENT      
DLNA
NETWORK DEVICE MANAGEMENT      
CIFS etc
SUPPORTE NETWORK CLIENTS      
Microsoft Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS 10.x

 

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