HPE HP E7V99A 1040 2-Port FC Dual Controller LFF Modular Smart Array Enclosure


Product Line:
Storage Array
Maximum Number of Drives Supported:
Drive Form Factor:
3.5 in
Drive Interface:
RAID Support:
RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 50


The HPE MSA 1040 Storage is designed for entry-level market needs, features 8Gb Fibre Channel, 12 Gb SAS, and 1GbE and 10GbE iSCSI at previously unattainable entry price points. The array allows users to take advantage of the latest storage technologies in simple and efficient ways by providing a good balance  between performance and budget resulting in a highly favorable $/GB return on their investment.

Entry consolidation and virtualization initiatives are now well in your budgetary reach. The MSA 1040 offers many of MSA 2040 features but at more affordable entry price point. ProLiant and BladeSystems Administrators as well as IT generalists will find storage management tasks simple and intuitive with MSA.

The MSA 1040 arrays leverage a new 4th-generation MSA architecture with a new processor, 2-host ports and 4GB data cache and 2GB of system memory per controller. Take advantage of the latest hard drive advances by choosing the form factor and technology which best meets your application and budget requirements. Unlike many competing arrays, the MSA 1040 ships standard with intuitive management tools and powerful data services such as Snapshots and Volume Copy for increased data protection.

Manufacturer:  Hewlett Packard

Manufacturer P/N:  E7V99A

Device Type:  Hard Drive Array

Enclosure Type:  Rack-Mountable 2U

Max Supported Capacity:  48TB

HDD Array External Interface:  8GB Fibre Channel

Maximum LUNs:  512

Type:  2x RAID

Interface Type:  SAS 6Gbps

Data Transfer Rate:  600Mbps

Cache:  4GB

RAID Level:  0,1,3,5,6,10,50

Expansion Bays:  12 (total) / 12 (free) x hot-swap – 3.5” LFF