Dell DR4000 Disk Backup Appliance

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Streamline backup and recovery operations.

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Optimize your data management while reducing reliance on tape backups with the Dell™ DR4000 disk-based data protection and recovery solution.

Dell DR4000

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DR4000 Features

Form Factor

  • 2U


  • Internal Storage: 12 3.5’ drives, Near Line SAS - Hardware RAID 6 Configuration (11 drives +1 Hot Spare) 300GB or 600GB SAS or 2TB Near Line Drives

    Capacity points

    Available in 4 configurations:
    2.7TB post-RAID (35TB logical)
    5.4TB post-RAID (70TB logical)
    9.0TB post-RAID (130TB logical)
    18.0 TB post-RAID (270TB logical)


  • Protocol Support: NFS, CIFS, OST


    • CommVault Simpana
    • Symantec Backup Exec
    • Symantec Netbackup
    • Networker
    • Veeam
    • AppAssure v4.7
    • Dell NetVault Backup
  • Networking

    4 Port 1GbE (10BaseT), 2 Port 10GbE (10BaseT) per node node or 2 Port 10GbE (SFP+) per node

Systems Management

  • iDrac 6 Enterprise

Remote Management

  • DRAC


  • Physical Dimensions: 2U rack-mountable chassis or 26.17” (66.46cm) D x 17.53” (44.52cm) W x 3.42” (8.67cm) H with bezel attached

    Rack Weight: 63.80 lbs. (29.0 kg), maximum configuration

    750 W (redundant power supply)

    100 VAC to 240 VAC, autoranging, 50Hz to 60HzHeat

    Heat Dissipation
    2450 BTU/hr (maximum)

    Regulatory Model
    E13S Series
Streamlined, cost-effective backup
Streamlined, cost-effective backup
The Dell DR4000 is a fast, disk-based backup, data protection and recovery solution that securely stores critical data while reducing storage footprint. A new feature — DR Rapid Data Access — adds tighter integration with backup software applications, starting with Symantec OpenStorage-enabled backup applications.
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Advanced data protection
The DR4000 has built-in data-protection safeguards in both hardware and software to verify backup integrity. It is designed to ensure data protection in case of power loss and proactively detect corruption due to faulty hardware.
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Disaster recovery with replication and deduplication
The DR4000 offers improved disaster-recovery capability through deduplicated replication. Many-to-one replication capability consolidates multiple remote office backup workloads into a single, easy-to-manage solution, while reducing or eliminating the need for tape backups.
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Simple management
Simple management
The DR4000 data reduction and backup appliance is a turnkey solution designed to drop into any backup workflow environment. Simple to install and manage, the software-agnostic DR4000 supports industry-leading backup software applications, making deployment a breeze.
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Graphical interface
The DR4000 has a graphical interface that provides an overview of the system, including status, hardware and software alerts storage capacity and savings, as well as critical information such as system and software versions.
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