SGI® InfiniteStorage TP9700

Novell Technology Partner

product details

For the first time, customers can leverage previous investments in InfiniBand technology by directly connecting servers in an existing InfiniBand cluster with native InfiniBand storage systems from SGI using commercially available InfiniBand products.

SGI® InfiniteStorage TP9700, with native InfiniBand interfaces, enables the storage system to attach directly into the existing InfiniBand fabric, simplifying the infrastructure, improving performance and lowering costs.

The SGI TP9700 storage system combines a high-performance 4GB Fibre Channel architecture with increased host connectivity to deliver industry breaking levels of bandwidth. 1GB of mirrored onboard cache. Eight host ports and eight drive channels provide increased connectivity for improved data access with up to 1600MB/s of sustained bandwidth. It also has Advanced Storage Management and High-Availability features.

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9

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regional availability

  • North America

language availability

  • English


This product has demonstrated compatibility by successfully completing Novell's stringent product certification requirements.


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