The IBM TotalStorage DS4100 (formerly FAStT100 Storage Server) is designed to give cost-conscious enterprises an entry-level server that can help meet storage consolidation and near-line application storage needs without high expense, while leaving them room to grow.

IBM FAStT100, TotalStorage DS4100 Features
Specifications Description
Model 1724-100
RAID Controller Dual active 2GB RAID controllers
Cache Memory 512MB total, battery-backed
Host Interface 4 Fibre Channel (FC) Switched and FC Arbitrated Loop (FC-AL) standard
Drive Interface 2Gbps FC-AL
Supported Drives 250GB, 7,200 rpm
RAID Levels 0, 1, 3, 5, 10
Storage Partitioning Standard Host Group, upgradeable to 4, 8 or 16 partitions
Max Drives Supported 112 Serial ATA drives (using three DS4000 EXP100 Expansion Units)
Fans and Power Supplys Redundant, hot-swappable
Rack Support 19-inch, industry-standard rack
Management Software IBM TotalStorage DS4000 Storage Manager version 8.42
SAN Support Supported IBM FC switches and directors (product numbers 2109, 3534, 2032, 2042, and 2062)
Warranty 1-year parts and labor warranty with 24x7 support 4-year response

For pricing on new or used IBM DS4100 TotalStorage systems, upgrades or parts, please contact Vibrant sales at or call 888-443-8606 or 952-653-1700.