Fujitsu ETERNUS DX600 S3

Fujitsu DX600 S3 – Highly Scalable Storage

The scalable, unified Fujitsu ETERNUS DX600 S3 combines leading performance architecture with automated quality of service management. The Fujitsu ETERNUS DX600 S3 series aligns storage resources with business priorities, thus enabling higher system utilization and delivering increased system consolidation capabilities and a faster ROI. Unified scalable entry-level and midrange systems, a seamless family concept enabling system upgrades and ETERNUS SF, the unified management suite across the product line, reduce operational and migration costs. ETERNUS SF provides enterprise-class functionalities in the entry and midrange class and allows flexible disaster recovery concepts for the different model sizes, thus decreasing investment costs.  It is the perfect solution when consolidating data in large-scale databases, business critical applications and business analytics / big data – all into one system.
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It provides ample headroom for demanding server/desktop virtualisation environments and enterprise file services. Extensive high-availability and disaster recovery capabilities make ETERNUS DX600 S3 an ideal storage system for business-critical data.

Fujitsu ETERNUS DX600 S3 Key features

performance Market-leading performance combined with automated performance management.
  • Leading performance enables large-scale storage consolidation delivering a fast ROI.
  • Automatically aligns storage performance with business priorities.
  • Delivers reliable and predictable quality of service for business-critical data.
  • Enables the operation of productive and analytical tasks in parallel on one storage system.
  • High scalability within the system and upgrade options to higher system-class and bigger
  • Systems support high data increases at low costs of growth and ensure investment protection.
ha Rock-solid operation.
  • Comprehensive high-availability, quality of service and disaster resilience functions ensure predictable and reliable operation.
  • Flexible disaster recovery, including transparent fail-over, with remote replication and snapshot concepts between different model sizes.
  • Extensive non-disruptive maintenance and upgrade capabilities reduce planned downtimes.
sla Service Level Agreements
  • 7×24 operations require a guaranteed service level agreement
  • Support and service carried out by Fujitsu personnel
qos Guaranteed performance
  • When your applications demand optimum performance Fujitsu delivers
  • Set Quality of Service targets for your applications
unified-storage Truly unified architecture.
  • Unified SAN and NAS access drive system utilization improving ROI.
  • Unified management functions across the entire product line result in operational efficiency.
  • Unified connectivity supports a large range and many combinations of networking types.
  • Unified architecture allows flexible combinations of 2.5″ and 3.5″ disk types.
family Unique and consistent family concept
  • Seamless and fully compatible product family of disk storage systems with uniform components such as disks, shelves, software, racks, cables and unified management software
  • Family concept reduces operations, maintenance, migration and training efforts as well as costs


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Fujitsu ETERNUS DX600 S3 specifications

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Supported RAID Levels 0, 1, 1+0, 5, 5+0, 6
Host Interfaces [Max. transfer speed] FC (16Gbit/s,8Gbit/s)
iSCSI (10Gbit/s,1Gbit/s)
FCoE (10Gbit/s)
Ethernet (10Gbit/s, 1Gbit/s)
Number of controllers 2
Number of host interfaces (*Note 1) 4 – 32 ports
Number of hosts Max. 1024
Cache memory capacity 32 GB / 64 GB / 128 GB
Number of drive enclosures Max. 44 (3.5″, 2.5″)
Max. 16 (HD)
Number of drives Max. 1,056
Storage capacity Max. 4,224.0 TB
Drives 2.5-inch SAS disk drives 1.2 TB / 900 GB / 600 GB / 300 GB (10,000 rpm)
300 GB (15,000 rpm)
SAS Self-Encrypting drives 1.2 TB / 900 GB (10,000 rpm)
Nearline SAS disk drives 1 TB (7,200 rpm)
SSD (Solid State Drives) 1.6TB / 800 GB/400 GB
3.5-inch Nearline SAS disk drives 4 TB / 2 TB / 1 TB (7,200 rpm)
SSD (Solid State Drives) 800 GB/400 GB
Drive interface Serial Attached SCSI (6 Gbit/s)
Back-End Disk Connectivity 4 pair of four-lane x 12 Gbit/s Serial
Attached SCSI buses (SAS 3.0 wide)
Redundancies RAID Controller, Fan, Power Supply
Number of LUN Max. 16,384
LUN capacity Max. 128 TB
Number of Snapshots 8,192
Number of copy generations 512
Remote Copy feature (*Note 2) Yes

*Note 1: Mixed configurations are possible.
*Note 2: Remote Copy Licenses must be purchased for each system.

Installation Specification

Dimensions (Standard)
(W x D x H)
Controller enclosure (CE) 482 × 700 × 132 mm (19 x 27.6 x 5.2 inch) (3U)
2.5″ Drive enclosure (DE) 482 × 540 × 88 mm (19 x 21.3 x 3.5 inch) (2U)
3.5″ Drive enclosure (DE) 482 × 555 × 88 mm (19 x 21.9 x 3.5 inch) (2U)
High density Drive enclosure (DE) 482 × 980 × 176 mm (19 x 38.6 x 6.9 inch) (4U)
Service Area Front 800 mm (31.5 inch) or more
Rear 800 mm (31.5 inch) or more
Maximum Weight Controller enclosure 54 kg (118.8 lb)
2.5″ Drive enclosure 35 kg (77 lb)
3.5″ Drive enclosure 35 kg (77 lb)


Installation Specification (Continued)

Power Voltage AC 100 – 120 V / AC 200 – 240 V
Phase Single
Frequency 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Maximum Power Consumption AC 100 – 120V CE 610 W (620 VA)
DE 570 W (580 VA)
Max 23,410 W (23,820 VA) (CE+DEx40)
AC 200 – 240V CE 470 W (480 VA)
DE 570 W (580 VA)
Max 23,520 W (23,930 VA) (CE+DEx40)
Maximum Heat Generation AC 100 – 120V 86,200 kJ/h (82,100 BTU/h)
AC 200 – 240V 86,600 kJ/h (82,100 BTU/h)
Environmental Conditions Temperature 10 – 40°C (Operating)
50 – 104°F (Operating)
Humidity 20 – 80% RH (Operating)
Altitude 3,000 m (10,000 ft.)
Operating environment FTS 04230 Guideline for Data Center (installation locations)
Operating environment link



Interfaces Ethernet (1000 Base-T / 100 Base-TX / 10 Base-T)
Supported protocols SNMP (version1, 2C, 3), SMI-S 1.4
Administration Web-Environment, CLI (Command Line Interface)


Noise Emission

Sound Power Level (LWAd) 7.0 B
Sound Pressure Level (LpAm) 53 dB(A)

*Note: measured with single enclosure according to ISO7779 and declared according to ISO9296


Global Base Warranty 3 years


Maintenance and Support Services

The perfect extension of the product specific base warranty for optimized operation.
Recommended Service: 24 x 7 Fujitsu support for enterprise class services.
Please check your specific service level with your FUJITSU sales organization or partner.

Supported configurations

A wide range of host operating systems, servers as well as applications is supported.
For a detailed support matrix check:

Compliance With Standards

Product safety UL60950-1, CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1, EN60950-1, IEC60950-1, GOST-R
Electromagnetic Compatibility CNS13438(C6357) Class A, FCC CFR47 part 15 Class A, ICES-003 Class A, EN55022 Class A, VCCI Class A, AS/NZS CISPR22 Class A
Electromagnetic Immunity EN55024
CE certification Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2004/108/EC
Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
Environmental compliance RoHS-compliant (Restriction of hazardous substances)
WEEE-compliant (Waste electrical and electronic equipment)

*Note: There is general compliance with the safety requirements of all European countries and North America. National approvals required in order to satisfy statutory regulations or for other reasons can be applied for on request.