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PowerMax 2500
PowerMax 2500


Industry's most secure and energy efficient mission-critical storage for demanding enterprise applications .

Why choose Dell PowerMax

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Resilient and secure

Safeguard your data with the highest levels of cybersecurity to prevent, detect, and recover from cyberattacks. PowerMax accelerates the journey to Zero Trust with hardware root-of-trust, ransomware anomaly detection, mission-critical availability for your mission-critical VMware deployments with the gold standard in active-active remote replication and the most granular cyber recovery at scale (up to 65M snaps).

Automated operations

Get results faster with next-generation automation for repetitive management tasks. Each system comes with built-in machine-learning for predictive analytics and pattern recognition. Maximize performance with no overhead and seamlessly move workloads with intelligent data mobility.

Modern scale-out architecture

Consolidate workloads at scale by adding compute and media elements independently with integrated, modern NVIDIA BlueField Data Processing Unit (DPU) technology. Deliver predictable performance and access any flash drive in the system from any node on the fabric, regardless of physical location.

Breakthrough energy efficiency

PowerMax offers real-time power and environmental monitoring and alerting with advancements in performance, energy efficiency, storage density and data reduction. Store more data, with 80% power savings per terabyte. Dell offers a 5:1 data reduction guarantee for open systems and 3:1 data reduction guarantee for mainframe data.

Where PowerMax Excels

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Future-Proof Program

Maximize your investments with benefits that span storage, data protection, networking, and servers.
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Payment Solutions

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PowerMax 2500 & 8500

PowerMax 2500 & 8500 offer the first automated end-to-end NVMe/TCP deployment and most secure mission-critical storage matched with unbeatable speed.


PowerMax 2000 & 8000

PowerMax 2000 & 8000 simplify operations and save capacity while powering performance-demanding workloads.


Ready for anything with NVMe

With extreme capacity and adaptability, PowerMax is the industry’s most scalable storage replication software.


Next-generation PowerMax

The new architecture, features, and functions of PowerMax 2500 and 8500 meet the demands our customers face.


Supercharge Energy-Efficiency & Cybersecurity

Achieve new levels of energy efficiency, AI-driven automation, cybersecurity with the latest PowerMaxOS release.


Top reasons to choose PowerMax

Read why customers deploy PowerMax for trusted, intelligent, and innovative storage solutions for mission-critical data.


The future of high-end storage

Redefine modern storage with powerful architecture, simple operation, and trusted innovation from PowerMax.


Deliver performance and scalability

Next-generation PowerMax transforms cybersecurity, data reduction, and intelligent automation.


Dell PowerMax innovates

Innovating to Make Datacenters Efficient and Sustainable


One platform for Oracle databases

PowerMax delivers performance for demanding workloads and dramatically simplifies Oracle database management.


Designed for VMware environments

Achieve new levels of performance and operational efficiency for today’s demanding VMware environments with PowerMax.


One platform for Microsoft SQL

PowerMax increases the performance and capabilities of Microsoft SQL Server, regardless of version.


Transform your SAP® landscapes

PowerMax brings secure, mission-critical storage with proven data protection to your SAP® workloads.