"Simplicity is the Solution " 
Converge your data c
Compute, network and store in a single PowerEdge™ M1000e blade chassis and help reduce your data center real estate, cable configurations and power/cooling requirements.
Integrate enterprise-class storage with your blades
Gain highly flexible storage for your blade environment with a double-wide, half-height blade array that can be installed in any slot in the PowerEdge M1000e chassis.
Expand your storage with ease
Save time scaling storage capacity and performance simultaneously and non-disruptively with EqualLogic’s outstanding peer-scaling architecture.
Help simplify management and mitigate risk
Depend on centralized monitoring and reporting as well as powerful data protection with the enhanced all-inclusive software features of the EqualLogic PS-M4110 Blade Array.
The EqualLogic PS-M4110 Blade Array is available in four different configurations

Help improve storage capacity, performance and connectivity for your small or midsize business with the cost-effective EqualLogic PS-M4110E 10GbE iSCSI Blade Array.
Deploy an excellent balance of cost-effective performance and capacity for a variety of applications with the Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110X 10GbE iSCSI Blade Array.
Master critical applications with the high-performance Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110XV 10GbE iSCSI Blade Array.
Experience advanced tiering capabilities with SSD low-latency performance and HDD capacity in one storage solution with the Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110XS 10GbE iSCSI Blade Array.
PS-M4110E High capacity at an affordable price

Up to 14x 2.5”, 7,200 rpm NL SAS HDDs
500GB1 or 1TB1 per drive
Up to 14TB1 per array, up to 28TB1 per group inside the blade chassis
Single- or dual-controller options

PS-M4110X Balance of capacity and performance
Up to 14x 2.5”, 10,000 rpm SAS HDDs

600GB1 or 900GB1 per drive
Up to 12.6TB1 per array, up to 25.5TB1 per group inside the blade chassis
Single- or dual-controller options
PS-M4110XV High-performance option for business-critical applications
Up to 14x 2.5”, 15,000 rpm SAS HDDs
146GB1 or 300GB1 per drive
Up to 4.2TB1 per array, up to 8.4TB1 per group inside the blade chassis
Single- or dual-controller options
Hybrid configuration with SSD performance and HDD capacity
Up to 9x 2.5”, 10,000 rpm SAS HDDs and 5x 2.5” SSDs
600GB1 HDD and 400GB1 SSD
Up to 7.4TB1 per array, up to 14.8TB1 per group inside the blade chassis
Dual-controller option only
bal services and support

Dell Services can help reduce IT complexity, lower costs and eliminate inefficiencies by making IT and business solutions work harder for you. The Dell Services team delivers distinctive capabilities, including full data migration solutions to facilitate consolidation from multiple file systems. Dell takes a holistic view of your
needs and designs solutions for your environment and business objectives, and uses established delivery methods, local talent and in-depth domain knowledge to help lower your total cost of ownership.

Product Configurations

  • Features
    PS-M4110E PS-M4110X PS-M4110XV PS-M4110XS2
    Storage controllers 1 or 2 hot-swappable controller option available
    Each with 2GB of usable memory (4GB of total memory) per controller & cache to flash for data protection
    2 controller (only)
    Each with 2GB of usable memory (4GB of total memory) & cache to flash for data protection
    Network interfaces Two (2) 10GbE connectivity with one dedicated management port accessible through Chassis Management Controller (CMC).
    Hard disk drives Fourteen (14) 2.5” hot pluggable hard disk drives Nine (9) 10K SAS +
    Five (5) SSD
    Drive capacities 500GB or 1TB, 7.2K RPM NL- SAS 600GB or 900GB 10K RPM SAS 146GB or 300GB
    15K RPM SAS
    600GB 10K RPM SAS
    400GB SSD
    System capacities 7TB using fourteen (14) 500GB 7.2K NL-SAS drives
    14TB using fourteen (14) 1TB 7.2K NL-SAS drives
    8.4TB using fourteen (14) 600GB 10K SAS drives
    12.6TB using fourteen (14) 900GB 10K SAS drives
    2.5TB using fourteen (14) 146GB 15K SAS drives
    4.2TB using fourteen (14) 300GB 15K SAS drives
    7.4TB using the allotted Configuration Nine (9) 10K SAS drives and five (5) SSD drives

Technical Highlights

  • Features PS-M4110E PS-M4110X PS-M4110XV PS-M4110XS2
    Volumes Up to 256 per array/up to 512 per Blade Array-only group
    Snapshots 128 per volume/up to 2048 per Blade Array-only group
    Volume connections per PS series group Up to 512 per pool/up to 1024 per Blade Array-only group

    Host protocol Any standards-compliant iSCSI initiators.
    OS supported Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2 with SP2, Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 SP2, Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 , Microsoft® Windows® 8/Windows Server® 2012, VMware® vSphere™ 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.1, Citrix® XenServer 6.0, Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5.7, 6.1, SUSE® Linux® Enterprise Server 10 SP4, 11 SP2, CentOS 5.6, Sun™ Solaris, IBM® AIX, HP-UX®, Mac OS® X, Novell® NetWare®
    RAID supported RAID 5 (not recommended), RAID 6, RAID 10, and RAID 50
    RAID 6 Accelerated
    TCP network support IPv4, Pv6 core support
    Expansion option Can be combined with other EqualLogic PS Series arrays in the same SAN group online. A maximum of two (2) PS-M4110 Blade Arrays can be in a group, up to four (4) blade arrays per blade chassis. Additionally, the PS-M4110 can scale outside blade chassis to traditional EqualLogic arrays for up to sixteen (16) in a SAN group.


  • Redundant hot-swappable controllers and hot-swappable disks, Redundant network path via internal fabric wiring in M1000e chassis, Redundant fans and power supplies provided by M1000e chassis

Enclosure Monitoring System

  • Automatic spare configuration and utilization
    Automatic bad block replacement
    Auto-Stat Disk Monitoring System (ADMS) to monitor health of data on disk drives


  • Dell Chassis Management Console (CMC) integration
    EqualLogic Group Manager
    EqualLogic SAN Headquarters multi-group performance and event monitoring tool
    Serial console
    Ability to configure a separate management network
    SNMP, telnet, SSH, HTTP, Web (SSL), host scripting
    Multi-administrator support


  • CHAP authentication
    Access control for iSCSI
    Access control for management interfaces including RADIUS support

Notification Methods

  • SNMP traps, e-mail, syslog


  • Feature
    PS-M4110E   PS-M4110X   PS-M4110XV   PS-M4110XS2
    Wattage: 450W
    Voltage: 12VDC
    Max Power input: 450W
    Input Current: 37.5A
    Typical Power  248.9 W 261.0 W 293.3 W 230.4 W


  • Features
    PS-M4110E PS-M4110S PS-M4110XV PS-M4110XS2
    27.54 lbs. (12.49 kg) 28.38 lbs. (12.87kg) 27.82 lbs. (12.62kg) 27.82 lbs. (12.62kg)
    Half-height, double-wide storage blade
    Height : 189mm(7.44 inches)
    Width: 102mm (4.015 inches)
    Depth: 515mm(20.275 inches)

    Dependencies or Other Components

    Blade Enclosure PowerEdge M1000e
    Blade I/O Modules
    Dell Force10 MXL, PowerConnect M8024-K, 8428-K and 10Gb-K Ethernet pass-through modules with external switches
    Power Supplies and Fans
    Supplied by Dell PowerEdge M1000e Blade Enclosure

    Rack support
    See Dell PowerEdge M1000e Blade Enclosure
Dell delivers comprehensive end-to-end solutions to help you store and manage your data so you can efficiently move the right data to the right place at the right time for the right cost. EqualLogic™ array software and host software are part of these solutions and are included with your EqualLogic array purchase — providing all the tools your organization needs for a complete storage area network (SAN) solution.


EqualLogic Array Software

Each EqualLogic array ships with a powerful set of features that help you manage, protect and optimize your data. The EqualLogic Group Manager helps streamline storage and data management while the EqualLogic Manual Transfer Utility helps minimize downtime when transferring large amounts of data. EqualLogic PS Series Firmware is the foundation of the EqualLogic software family. Integrated across the entire family of EqualLogic PS arrays, the EqualLogic Firmware is a SAN operating system based on a unique peer storage architecture that:
  • Virtualizes SAN resources
  • Enables peer scalability of up to 16 arrays
  • Provides intelligent data management functionality
  • Automatically adjusts system resources
  • Optimizes performance
  • Reduces human intervention

EqualLogic Host Integration Tools

This family of host-based software provides tight integration between the EqualLogic array and the host. Dell provides host integration tools for Microsoft®, VMware® and Linux® environments, providing customers with the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive data protection and availability
  • Integrated storage management
  • Reliable performance
  • Streamlined array configuration


EqualLogic SAN Headquarters

Dell EqualLogic SAN Headquarters (SAN HQ) is a centralized monitoring and reporting tool that gathers and provides in-depth information on performance, capacity and alerts across multiple groups of EqualLogic PS arrays, helping improve performance and effective allocation of group resources.

Support Services

Dell Services

Dell believes that a well-planned and maintained storage infrastructure can support growing data requirements without the corresponding increase in cost and complexity. Intelligent data management allows organizations to optimize the value of their storage investment with a better use of resources. Dell™ Data Management Services can help customers design, implement, manage and maintain storage infrastructures that satisfy data availability, retention and recovery requirements.

Dell ProSupport™ — Faster, more reliable support services designed to address the technology challenges you face today. This new support portfolio is focused on your needs, time demands and budgets.

Need professional support services that take care of both you and your employees’ IT needs 7x24? Choose Dell ProSupport3 to get access to a certified technician in 2 minutes or less.

Got an IT staff? Choose Dell ProSupport for IT and get tech-to-tech support, along with 7x24 access to Dell-certified technicians.

 Dell ProSupport Service Model

Dell ProSupport Dell ProSupport for IT

Designed for organizations with limited or no dedicated IT staff.

  • 7x24 direct break-fix hardware and software support for your employees
  • Access to a certified technician in 2 minutes or less
Designed to provide tech-to-tech support for IT Professionals, Database Administrators and internal service desks or helpdesks.

  • 7x24 direct access to Dell Expert Centers
  • Escalation management through Dell’s Global Command Centers
  • Collaborative hardware and software support

Next, Dell ProSupport Options align to the way you use technology — rapidly responding to your needs, protecting your investment, your productivity and your sensitive data, and providing enhanced proactive support services to reduce the risk and complexity of managing your infrastructure.

Mission Critical — Perfect for server and storage environments where avoiding unplanned downtime and reducing recovery time through priority response are a must. The package includes priority 4-hour on-site service or optional 2-hour response with 6-hour hardware repair, Dell’s proven Critical Situation process, and emergency dispatch.
Data Management and Protection
  • Keep Your Hard Drive helps you retain control of sensitive data
Enterprise-Wide Contract — Provides enhanced proactive capabilities through:
  • Designated Service Delivery Manager
  • Performance benchmarking and custom reporting
  • Planning and assessments

Customization and Setup
Dell Server and Storage Deployment Services
Dell provides a comprehensive set of remote and on-site installation services for PowerEdge™ and PowerEdge SC servers, as well as PowerVault™, Dell | EMC and Dell EqualLogic storage products to help reduce the time required to get your system up and running. These installation services help:
  • Speed up deployment
  • Supply necessary expertize for correct installation
  • Minimize disruptions to your business
Comprehensive Training
Get the skills you need to keep pace in today's competitive IT environment with comprehensive training courses. Dell offers a vast array of instructor-led classes and online training courses in a range of topics from server maintenance to in-depth technical overview of specific systems.

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