5th Generation Scale-Up/Scale-Out All-Flash Array


The Most Cost-Effective All-Flash Enterprise Storage. The Only All-Flash Array that...

  • Scales Right: Does BOTH Scale-Up and Scale-Out
  • Globally adapts to applications block-size
  • Supports global inline selective deduplication
  • Allows to mix & match Controllers and SSDs
  • Has highest capacity utilization (87.5% with K-RAID™) and highest density (up to 64 TB/U)

The new generation of K2 has a design that is years ahead of other storage vendors. It is the industry's most cost-effective all-flash primary storage array on the market, optimized for the highest cost-effectiveness while also providing consistent performance and scalability across any workload in any environment. The K2 has true Scale-Out architecture with data and metadata distributed across all the nodes and all the SSDs in the system. With built in self-healing high availability and automated data protection K2 consistently delivers low latency, high throughput, and excellent IOPS performance needed by IT.

Kaminario Flash Array




K2 Features

Scalability Cost Effectiveness Performance
Scalability
  • Flexible Scale-Right
  • Management-free Scaling
  • Fully Active/Active controllers
  • Scale-Up
  • Scale-Out
Cost Effectiveness
  • Lowest Overall Storage Costs
  • Redundancy Elimination
  • Lower Data Center Resources
  • Management Simplicity
  • Enterprise Resiliency
Performance
  • Consistent Low Latency
  • High Throughput and IOPS
  • Performance Enables Savings via Consolidation
  • Business-Enabling Responsiveness
  • Comprehensive Performance Monitoring
 
Capacity Efficiency Ease of Management Availability and Resiliency
Capacity Efficiency
  • Global Inline Selective Deduplication
  • Real-Time Inline Compression
  • Writable Snapshots
  • Thin Provisioning
  • High-Efficiency K-RAID™
Ease of Management
  • Simple Deployment and Management
  • Intuitive and easy-to-manage K2 Management GUI
  • Non-Disruptive Everything
  • VMware and Database Integration
Availability and Resiliency
  • K-RAID™ Data Protection
  • No Single Point of Failure (SPoF)
  • HealthShield™ Active Monitoring
  • Power Loss Recovery
  • Replication Between Sites




Key Benefits

Reduce CAPEX and OPEX by more than 50%: Do more with less using Kaminario All-Flash storage. Start small from 7TB to 90TB in just 4U and grow while only paying for capacity and performance when needed by utilizing K2's unique scale-up and scale-out capabilities. K2 provides a lower cost solution than HDD storage.

Enterprise Resiliency: Maintain data availability and longevity in today's demanding 24 x 7 x 365 enterprise environments using snapshots, replication and with Kaminario new cloud based proactive HealthShield™.

Enable businesses: K2 Unleashes the power to support simultaneous workloads such as OLTP, OLAP, and VDI with highly efficient data reduction, adaptive block size, optimized consistent high performance, scalability and high availability.

Simplicity: Installing K2 is short and simple, and does not require any special adaptation for the user applications. K2 provides the storage admin with a friendly and intuitive interface to fully manage the system upon arrival.