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    • Enterprise-ready. Future-proof. Data-first.

      ECS, the leading enterprise object storage platform from Dell EMC, has been engineered to support both traditional and next-generation workloads alike. Deployable in a software-defined model or as a turnkey appliance, ECS boasts unmatched scalability, manageability, resilience, and economics to meet the demands of modern business.

    • Learn how ECS powers enterprise workloads.

    • Explore ECS Hardware

    OVERVIEW

    • ECS EX300 appliance

      Dell EMC ECS EX300

      Starting at 60 TB, the EX300 can both grow to exabyte-scale and lower adoption barriers 

      • Scale-out nodes
      • Front-accessible and hot-pluggable drives 
      • Identical performance characteristics with every node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache
    • ECS EX500 appliance

      Dell EMC ECS EX500

      The perfect blend of economy and density, the EX500 injects even greater flexibility into the ECS appliance portfolio

      • Scale-out nodes
      • Improved performance via dual, 10 core processors
      • Identical performance characteristics with every node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache
    • ECS EX3000 appliance

      Dell EMC ECS EX3000

      Packing an unprecedented 11.5 PB per rack, the EX3000 is the ideal high density, low cost, multipurpose object storage system

      • Single and dual node configurations
      • Drawer accessible and hot-pluggable drives
      • 12TB or 16TB disk drives per node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache

    COMPARE

    • Products Description Use Cases Architecture Upgrade Options
      ECS EX300
      • Flexible object storage platform that lowers the starting costs of a cluster and can scale up to exabytes as needed
      • Ideal for modernizing Centera or Atmos environments and storing data generated by modern applications
      • Intel x86 servers
      • Integrated storage
      • 12 disk drives per node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache
      • Scale out by additional nodes only
      ECS EX500
      • A versatile option for midsized enterprises with rack capacity ranging from 480TB to 4.6PB
      • Ideal for supporting modern application, deep archive, or multi-purpose use cases
      • Intel x86 servers
      • Integrated storage
      • 12 or 24 disk drives per node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache
      • Scale out by additional nodes only
      • 12 drive capacity upgrade kit
      ECS EX3000
      • Ultra-dense object storage platform that packs up to 8.6 petabytes per rack and can grow to exabyte scale
      • Ideal for cloud-native workloads and organizations with large, long-term archival requirements
      • Intel x86 servers
      • Integrated storage
      • EX3000S: Up to 90 disk drives per node
      • EX3000D: Up to 45 disk drives per node
      • Optional SSD for metadata cache
      • 15 drive capacity upgrade kit

    • Learn more about Enterprise Object Storage

      • If data is the lifeblood of the modern business, ECS is the heartbeat—providing organizations with an enterprise object storage platform capable of supporting both traditional and modern workloads.

        ECS unlocks the potential of every business, powering critical use cases such as line-of-business applications, websites, mobile apps, IoT data stores, analytics initiatives, long-term archives, and much more. An enterprise-ready platform, ECS enables organizations to simplify object storage management, visualize information in new ways, and empower the business to do more with data, all at a lower total-cost-of-ownership.

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        Streamline object storage: Meet any capacity requirements, protect data, and manage ECS with ease using built-in, enterprise capabilities

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        Gain new insights: Get a deeper look into system health and locate data faster than ever before

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        Build next-gen solutions: From modern app development to deep archives, leverage the versatility and scale of ECS to power a data-driven future

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