Active Network Systems Ltd

Nova Entry iSCSI Host Interface

Nova 29 S/R
Nova 39 S/R
Nova 49 S/R
Power Saving Auto disk Standby; Advanced cooling mechanism; 80 PLUS energy-efficient power supplies
RAID & Volume RAID level 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, JBOD, NRAID; Up to 1024 logical volumes; Up to 16 hard drives per volume group; Global and dedicated hot spare; Write-through or write-back cache policy; Online volume expansion; Instant RAID volume availability; Auto volume rebuilding; On-line volume migration without system down time
High Availability Online firmware upgrade; Multi-path & load-balancing support
iSCSI Features Link-Aggregation, LACP (802.3ad); Jumbo Frame support (9000bytes); Multiple iSCSI targets (up to 8); Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS); Header Digest and Data Digest; Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP)
Advanced Data Protection "MaxSure" for self-Encryption Drives; Array Recovery Mechanism; Online Disk Roaming; SmartCor. Function (DST, DS, DC)
Management LCM; Serial console; SSH telnet; HTTP Web UI; Secured Web (HTTPS); S.E.S.
Notification Email; SNMP trap; Browser pop-up windows; Syslog; Windows Messenger
OS Support Windows; Linux; Mac


RAID Controller Single Single Single
Host Channels Per Controller 4 x 1Gb iSCSI 4 x 1Gb iSCSI 4 x 1Gb iSCSI
JBOD Expansion Nova 34S, 44S JBOD Nova 34S, 44S JBOD Nova 34S, 44S JBOD
Cache Memory Per Controller 2GB, up to 4GB 2GB, up to 4GB 2GB, up to 4GB
No. of Drives 12 (SAS/SATA) 16 (SAS/SATA) 24 (SAS/SATA)
Max. No. of Drives 120 120 120
Power Supply 2 x 400W 2 x 500W 3 x 400W
Cooling Fans 2 2 2
Dimensions 2U 19” Rackmount 485 x 593 x 88mm (W x D x H) 3U 19” Rackmount 485 x 593 x 132mm (W x D x H) 4U 19” Rackmount 485x 593x 176mm


AC Input 100-240V (+/-10%), 47 – 63Hz    
Operating Temperature 5 to 40°C    
Relative Humidity 20% to 80% non-condensing    

Optional Components

Cache Guard Module Battery Free (SuperCAP) Cache backup module