NVME FLASH ARRAY
TURNKEY SOLUTION FOR ADVANCED STORAGE SYSTEMS
Unleash the Full Potential of Your SSDs with a Unique All-Flash Array DPU-based design, the Flashbox™!
DPUs at the Heart of a New Generation of NVMe All-Flash Array
The Flashbox™ is a great example of how Kalray’s DPU-based smart storage cards can be leveraged to build unique storage solutions.
Kalray Flashbox™ is the first disaggregated NVMe storage array that has been designed from the ground up to leverage the full potential of NVMe flash devices at massive scale, while ensuring the lowest storage Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
Featuring the Kalray K200-LP™ Smart Target Controller card with Kalray MPPA® DPU, Flashbox™ enables customers to unlock the performance of NVMe SSDs at scale, while meeting reliability and efficiency requirements for their businesses. Built on an off-the-shelf appliance, the solution addresses the key challenges of scale-out NVMe storage: scalability, performance, cost-efficiency, high availability and ease of use.
The Flashbox™ is available with our design partners or as a reference platform to design your own solutions.
Two Options: Turnkey or Build-Your-Own
Turnkey NVMe All-Flash-Array Appliance
Kalray’s Flashbox™ is a ready-to-use storage appliance that can be plug & play in your existing infrastructure, the same as any other non-NVMe standard appliance.
It is developed in cooperation with Viking Enterprise Solutions, a division of Sanmina Corporation.
Or Build your own NVMe All-Flash-Array Appliance
Develop & customize your solution using Kalray K200-LP™ Smart Storage Acceleration card and AccessCore® Software Development Kit for a tailor-made solution.
Kalray’s K200-LP™ Smart Storage Acceleration card is a game changer solution in terms of performance per Watt and per dollar.
K200-LP™ best-in-class smart storage acceleration card.”
Kalray Flashbox™ Overview
Kalray’s Flashbox™ is a break-through solution for high-performance, scale-out NVMe storage.
The disaggregated architecture of Flashbox™ unleashes the full capabilities of NVMe SSDs: physical devices are abstracted into one scalable pool of high-performance storage and logical volumes can be allocated to applications across the network as if they were locally attached.
FLASHBOX™ USE CASE
Feeding Data-hungry GPUs for AI and Machine Learning
Kalray’s Flashbox™ is the first disaggregated NVMe storage array for AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning workloads that has been designed from the ground up to leverage the full potential of NVMe flash devices at massive scale. It enables data scientists to unlock the performance of NVMe SSDs at scale and feed their data-hungry GPU’s.
FLASHBOX™ USE CASE
Boosting Parallel File System Performance for High Performance Computing
Flashbox™ integrates with all popular parallel file systems and guarantees the highest performance per $ and Watt.
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Technical Corner / Kalray Flashbox™ Specifications
|2RU, 19” rack support with rails|
|Two I/O modules – six fans|
|Up to 6 adapters|
|Up to 12 100GbE ports|
|24x U2 dual-ported NVMe SSDs|
|Up to 364 TB in 2U with 1.9, 3.8, 7.6 and 15.2 TB SSDs|
|3-year built-in support|
Our MPPA® DPU Makes it Possible
A new class of processing accelerator for predominantly data-centric processing task.
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