Adaptec OnTarget™

Adaptec OnTarget™ offers system integrators a comprehensive software solution to convert industry-standard servers into powerful, easy-to-use iSCSI storage appliances for new installations or to expand existing direct attached storage (DAS).

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Storage Manager

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Supported Operating Systems
Windows XP
Windows 2003
Linux Red Hat
Linux SUSE

Key Features

  • Adaptec Storage Manager (ASM) — seamless DAS and SAN-volume management one-view GUI
  • Automatic Provisioning of Microsoft Windows Volumes
  • Up to 256 application consistent snapshots, ASM with built-in VSS Requestor or 3rd party VSS requestor
  • Synchronous 2-way mirroring with automatic failover using server-side multi-pathing software
  • Tight integration with Adaptec RAID controllers, including pool creation, Online Capacity Expansion, RAID level migration, and enclosure management
  • Scalable support for SAS, SATA and SCSI devices
  • Comprehensive fault detection, diagnostics and recovery
  • Microsoft Windows DSM for MPIO
  • Microsoft Windows VSS provider
  • Microsoft Windows VDS provider

Adaptec Storage Manager

  • One management application for both DAS and SAN
  • Wizards simplify setup, volume provisioning, and snapshot scheduling
  • Windows users can seamlessly expand volumes and space
  • Application-consistent Windows snapshots provide backup and recovery of Exchange, SQL Server, and other applications
  • Quickly identifies failed components
    - Events, emails, SNMP traps
    - GUI with quick drill down to isolate problem
    - Enclosure view shows physical drive layout
    - Fan, power supply, and temperature monitoring
    - Drive failed status set to visually indicate failed component

Adaptec RAID Controller Family with Adaptec OnTarget

  • Industry's most complete RAID protection:
    RAID 0, 1, 1E, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
  • Supports volumes up to 512TB
  • Online disk pool capacity expansion
  • RAID Level Migration
  • Read and write caching
  • Battery backup
  • Storage monitoring/events
  • Enclosure management including fan, power supply, temperature monitoring and managing drive LEDs

Supported Hardware

CPUs: AMD or Intel x86
Hard Disk: SATA, SAS, SCSI

iSCSI Support

iSNS and SLP
Compliant with IETF iSCSI RFC3720

Performance Tuning

Jumbo frames
Zero memory copy
Multiple connections per session

Media Warranty

90 days