Active Network Systems Ltd

Arena RAID Systems

Arena RAID systems are produced by MaxTronic International Co. Ltd, a leading Taiwanese company involved exclusively with data storage since 1995. As an approved reseller ANS has more than five years in-depth experience of Arena systems.

Nova Professional Fibre Host Interface

Nova 20 S/R
Nova 30 S/R
Nova 40 S/R
RAID Controller Single / Redundant Single / Redundant Single / Redundant
Host Channels per Controller 4x 8Gb FC / 8x 8Gb FC 4x 8Gb FC / 8x 8Gb FC 4x 8Gb FC / 8x 8Gb FC
JBOD Expansion Nova 34S/34R, 44S/44R JBOD Nova 34S/34R, 44S/44R JBOD Nova 34S/34R, 44S/44R 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 485x 593x 88mm 3U 19” Rackmount 485x 593x 132mm 4U 19” Rackmount 485x 593x 176mm

Feature Highlights

Energy Saving Auto disk Standby; Advanced cooling mechanism; 80 PLUS energy-efficient power supplies    
Hybrid Controller 4x 8Gb FC + 2x 1Gb iSCSI per controller, iSCSI interface for remote replication    
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 Dual acive-active (Symmetric or ALUA) controller; Online firmware upgrade; Multi-path & load-balancing support (PathGuard)    
Advanced Data Protection "MaxSure" for self-Encryption Drives; Array based Snapshot; Optional Remote Replication features; 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    
Virtualization VMWare; Hyper-V; Citrix    

* Needs SATA interposer for redundant controllers

* Needs SATA interposer for redundant controllers


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

Optional Components

Cache Module Battery Free (SuperCAP) Cache backup module    
SATA Interposer 6Gbs SATA drives support on Redundant controller SKU