HCL - NEC Hydrastor HS8-5002S-288

KB ID: 2169
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Version: 9.x
Last Modified: 2016-09-28


Product Information

Product Family: NEC HYDRAstor 
Status: Veeam Ready - Repository 
Classification Description: Verified backup storage that supports all Veeam backup and restore features. 


Product Details

Model number: HS8-5002S-288 
Number of Drives: 48 
Drive type: SATA 
Firmware version: V5.0.3 (System Version) 
Additional support: Available on HYDRAstor HS8-5002S-288 or higher tier models with an equal or greater number of drives using the firmware version listed. 
General product family overview: NEC's HYDRAstor technology delivers high performance, capacity-optimized and highly available storage solutions, supporting backup, long-term data archive, and DR solutions for all enterprises. HYDRAstor is a scale-out grid storage platform built on top of a scalable back-end object storage with inline global deduplication, solving present and future challenges for long-term data. HYDRAstor’s scale-out grid architecture provides scalability of both performance and capacity, capacity optimization, advanced erasure-coded data protection, and high availability with node-level resiliency. HYDRAstor can be further expanded and refreshed online with no data migration by incorporating newer generation hardware into the same grid system, maximizing investment protection. 


Veeam Details

Veeam Build Number: v9.x
Veeam Settings:  

  • Repository Type: Shared Folder 
  • Deduplication: No 
  • Compression: None 
  • Storage Optimization: Local Target 
  • Per-VM Backup Files: Yes 
  • Decompress before storing: Yes 
  • Align backup file blocks: No 

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Company Information

Company name: NEC Corporation of America 
Company overview: Established July 1, 2006, from the combined operations of NEC America, NEC Solutions America and NEC USA, NEC Corporation of America (NEC) is a leading technology integrator providing solutions that improve the way people work and communicate. NEC delivers integrated Solutions for Society that are aligned with our customers' priorities to create new value for people, businesses and society, with a special focus on safety, security and efficiency. We deliver one of the industry's strongest and most innovative portfolios of communications, analytics, security, biometrics and technology solutions that unleash customers’ productivity potential. Through these solutions, NEC combines its best-in-class solutions and technology, and leverages a robust partner ecosystem to solve today's most complex business problems.   

NEC Corporation of America is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, a global technology leader with a presence in 160 countries and $25 billion in revenues. 

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