The HP StorageWorks D2000 series Disc Enclosures is a family of disc drive storage enclosure with 6 Gb SAS host connectivity. The D2000 series is a 2U direct attach, external shared storage solution designed for small to medium size deployments or remote locations. These enclosures deliver industry-leading availability, storage density, and upgradeability to meet customers' demanding and growing storage needs. The D2000 series delivers the ideal mix of low-cost and high capacity, for minimum I/O workloads such as reference data, archival, and disc-to-disc backup.
Manage your small and midrange business growing storage needs by deploying the next generation 6 Gb SAS low cost, flexible tiered external storage system. It is ideal for small application environments in SMBs, remote offices and departmental locations as well as tier 2 or 3 storage for enterprise customers. The 6 Gb SAS enclosures - Large Form Factor (LFF) D2600 with 12 drive bays - offers modular solutions to simplify capacity expansion of HP ProLiant server environments to external storage without having to make the full move to SAN or NAS.