PetaSite Scalable Solutions

Petasite data centre

A flexible data center solution that scales to address your archive requirements.

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Our portfolio of archiving solutions are engineered for a wide range of applications from high-capacity data management to media asset management in broadcast and production, R&D, healthcare, government, banking, education, and more.

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What is PetaSite Library?

Our PetaSite library is a modular, expandable and efficient data center solution. With 165 TB to 2.9 PB per standard rack space it provides a flexible system expansion to support increased archive performance and storage density.

All our library models are available as part of an integrated solution. This includes all hardware and the software needed for transparent read/write access via standard file system to the media library.

PetaSite Library Components

Leveraging the PetaSite library components customers have the flexibility to build solutions that meet both their archive performance and capacity requirements.

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The ODS-L30M master unit contains Robotics and system control interface, up to 2 optical drives, and 30 media slots providing 165 TB of archive capacity.

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The ODS-L100E extension chassis adds an additional 101 media slots supporting 555.5TB of extra capacity. Up to 5 ODS-L100E can be deployed in a PetaSite solution providing an additional 2775.5TB of archive capacity.

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The ODS-L60E extension chassis adds up to 4 additional Generation 3 drives and an additional 61 media slots for improved archive performance and 335.5TB of extra capacity. Up to 4 ODS-L60S can be deployed in a PetaSite library.

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The ODS-D380F is a fiber channel drive unit for the ODS-L30M/ L60E/ L100E PetaSite scalable library with very high transfer speeds of 1.5 Gbps write (verify on) and 3 Gbps read using ODC-5500R Generation3 cartridge.

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Flexible Solution Expansion

Our PetaSite Library is a true, fully modular and scalable solution built around three chassis types. All chassis are industry standard 7U rack space configuration. Each full system can expand from one to six chassis per 42U rack and three full racks per server are supported.

The PetaSite library is a fully modular solution built around three chassis types.  Each chassis is 7U and supports industry standard 600mm x 1200mm data center racks.

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PetaSite Expansion Options

TotalMaster Unit ODS-L30M (30 cartridges) Extension Unit ODS-L60E (61 cartridges)Extension Unit ODS-L100E (101 cartridges)Drive QuantityCartridge QuantityMaximum Capacity (*1) (ODC5500R)
6 units1 unit4 units1 unit183752.1 PB
6 units1 unit3 units2 units144152.2 PB
6 units1 unit2 units3 units104552.5 PB
6 units1 unit1 unit4 units64952.7 PB
6 units1 unit05 units25352.9 PB

(*1) The usable capacity may be less than the maximum capacity.

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