Cray partners with LSI for storage on CX1000
Cray has selected the LSI Engenio 2600 storage system for integration with the new Cray CX1000 supercomputer. The Engenio 2600 is an entry-level storage system designed to provide customers with midrange performance and advanced functionality.
The Cray CX1000 supercomputer is a dense, energy-efficient and powerful rack-mounted system designed for data-intensive, HPC environments. The Cray CX1000 system delivers hybrid capabilities through a choice of chassis and other components that can be mixed-and-matched in a single rack, creating a customised hybrid computing platform to meet a variety of scientific workloads.
The 2600 system is the newest member of the Engenio line of modular storage systems, and the first to feature 6Gb/s SAS technology. The system combines multi-protocol host connectivity, flexible drive support, an intuitive management interface and advanced energy-saving features, delivering a fully featured storage system integrated with the Cray CX1000 supercomputer.