• The world's fastest data storage array1 just got faster.

      With end-to-end NVMe, storage class memory (SCM) for persistent storage, real-time machine learning and up to 350GB per second, PowerMax features high-speed smarts to power your most critical workloads.

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      Dell EMC PowerMax 2000

      Gain end-to-end NVMe, storage class memory, mission-critical availability, and proven data services in an incredibly small footprint with the PowerMax 2000 array.

      • Up to 80GB per second2
      • Under 100 microseconds read latency3
      • Scale up and scale out to 1 PB of effective capacity
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      Dell EMC PowerMax 8000

      The world’s fastest storage array delivers end-to-end NVMe, storage class memory, and massive consolidation for all your mission-critical workloads.

      • Up to 350GB per second bandwidth2
      • Under 100 microseconds read latency3
      • Scale up and scale out to 4 PB of effective capacity
      See PowerMax 8000 Details

    • Modern storage for apps of today and tomorrow

    • PowerMax changes the game for data storage. It is designed with a multi-controller, active/active scale-out architecture and industry standard, end-to-end NVMe. Inline, global dedupe and compression add extreme efficiency to your data center, even as it scales.

      With PowerMax you can consolidate your block, file, mainframe, and IBM i workloads and modern, real-time analytics apps on a single array. The real-time machine learning engine automatically optimizes performance with no overhead. Plus, PowerMax offers you the gold standard in replication, 6 9’s availability, and data at rest encryption that's FIPS 140-2 validated.

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      Powerful architecture: True scale-out design, end-to-end NVMe, SCM persistent storage

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      Simple operation: Consolidate everything on a single array

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      Trusted innovation: Meet the highest levels of automation, AI/ML, data protection and availability - designed for 6-9s in each array

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      POWERMAX SCM POWERED BY DUAL PORT INTEL® OPTANE™ TECHNOLOGY

      Storage Class Memory Changes the Game

      Dell and Intel combine forces to co-develop enterprise storage media for the next decade with PowerMax being the first storage array to ship with SCM as persistent storage. Storage Class Memory delivers unmatched levels of performance and consolidation for high value, high demand workloads of today and tomorrow.

       

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      CUSTOMER STORY: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

      PowerMax is the crown jewel of Boston Scientific’s storage environment

      Boston Scientific discusses data consolidation, increased efficiency, and enhanced agility in their most critical applications, with PowerMax.

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      CUSTOMER STORY: REYL Group

      PowerMax delivers sub-milli-second response times for better client service

      Swiss-based private bank, REYL, relies on PowerMax arrays to better leverage data for innovative client solutions and services.

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      CUSTOMER STORY: RACKSPACE

      Rackspace delivers reliable, highly responsive managed cloud services with PowerMax

      Rackspace chose PowerMax with end-to-end NVMe to gain a 4x improvement in performance for their customer’s critical workloads.

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      Introducing PowerMax

      PowerMax is truly future-proof storage built with end-to-end NVMe for your mission-critical workloads

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      The Role of AI/ML on PowerMax

      Learn about PowerMaxOS's built-in machine learning engine, predictive analytics, and pattern recognition capabilities.

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      Why PowerMax?

      In this lightboard video, learn about the incredible features and functionality of PowerMax.

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      Experience the Business Value of Dell EMC PowerMax

      ESG explains how PowerMax incorporates the latest storage technology to help customers maximize business value.

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      Simplicity of PowerMax Operations

      Simple to operate. Easy to manage and monitor. Built-in machine learning.

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      PowerMax Family Overview Whitepaper

      This whitepaper introduces the Dell EMC PowerMax family.

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      PowerMax and NVMe Technical Overview Video

      A technical overview of PowerMax's end-to-end NVMe capabilities.

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      PowerMax Demonstration Video

      This video is a PowerMax demonstration of array monitoring, SAN connectivity, performance, online device expansion, SNAPVX, SRDF/Metro, NDM, VSI, and DSA.

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      PowerMax Technical Documentation Library

      The PowerMax technical library offers user documentation, technical notes, white papers, best practices for application environments, and more.

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      1. Based on Dell EMC internal analysis of published bandwidth of the PowerMax 8000 versus competitive mainstream arrays, July 2019.
      2. Based on Dell EMC internal analysis of Random Read Hits (64k IOs) maximum GB per Second (within a single array) for the PowerMax, July 2019. Actual performance results will vary. 
      3. Based on Dell EMC internal analysis of PowerMax random read hits (8k IOs), July 2019. Actual performance results will vary.
      4. Based on Dell EMC internal analysis of a single PowerMax 2000 or 8000 array, July 2019.