The Jim Austin Computer Collection
Compque Enterprise Virtual Array 5000
This is a Compaq Enterprise virtual array 5000 with 168 x 72.8Gb drives. Its a fibre channel storage array, totalling 12Tb raw disk capacity. It was dfonated by Omincom Engeering in May 2013 where it was used in rail track engineering projects. Quite a stunning bit of kit baught in about 2002.
Close up of the disks
|Image showing optical fibres to connect disk units||Empty rack|