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Sun Microsystems, Inc. StorEdge T3 Disk Arrays

Published: 09 May 2001

ID: G0097963

Analyst(s): April Adams


The StorEdge T3 Arrays are the flagship products in Sun Microsystems, Inc., StorEdge product line. Introduced in June 2000, they surpass the previous StorEdge models by offering a new modular architecture, greater scalability, improved high-availability features, and multiplatform support. But how do they compare with the other offerings on the market? Read on to learn what makes Sun's newest storage offering stand out and how the StorEdge T3 Arrays measure up to the competition.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
    • StorEdge T3 Disk Arrays
    • StorEdge T3 Array for the Workgroup
    • StorEdge T3 Array for the Enterprise
    • Differences Between the Two Models
    • Configurations
  • Analysis
    • Cache Techniques on the StorEdge T3 Array
    • Storage Software
    • Pre-Configured Storage Area Network (SAN) Solution
    • Capacity on Demand (COD)
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
    • StorEdge T3 Array for the Workgroup
    • StorEdge T3 Disk Array for the Enterprise
  • Strengths
  • Limitations
  • Insight

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