DotHill 3130





Expand your SAN as your Business Grows with easy, scalable 3130 Series Expansion Arrays

As your need for storage increases, Dot Hill provides an easy to deploy and cost effective way to extend your fibre channel, SAS or iSCSI SAN. The 3130 expansion units are based connected via 6Gb SAS high-speed SAS connections and can be quickly deployed to add the extra storage capacity you need.

Affordable Tiered Storage

A total of seven JBOD expansion units and 96 drives can be added. These highly flexible expansion arrays support SAS, SATA, and SSD drives within a single chassis, allowing you the flexibility to manage tiered storage within a single system. Dot Hill storage systems offer an affordable, dynamic, flexible for any sized enterprise.

The 3130 JBOD expansion unit can support an additional 12 3.5-inch drives and easily expands the capacity of any 3000 Series SAN.

These JBOD arrays are controlled by the RAID controller of the primary unit and allows SAN expansion at a lower cost than a full RAID array.


Built in Redundancy

·      Redundant, hot swappable power units, IO modules, and fans make maintenance easy

·      Hot swappable drives

·      Can be protected with AssuredSnap™, AssuredCopy™ and AssuredRemote™ replication software

Scalable Performance

·      up to 7 expansion units per system

·      max 96 drives

Rugged Chassis

·      NEBS Level 3 Compliant

·      MIL STD 810F Compliant (Storage Requirements)

·      European Telco Compliant

Use the 3130 with…

The 3130 JBOD expansion units can be deployed with Dot Hill’s 3.5-inch RAID storage arrays:
3730 8Gb Fibre Channel Storage Array
3930 8Gb Fibre Channel & 1Gb iSCSI Storage Array