• Dell EMC Isilon scale-out NAS storage

    Store, manage, protect and analyze your unstructured data with the powerful platform that stays simple, no matter how large your data environment.

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    Extreme Performance

    Isilon All-Flash combines the extreme performance of flash technology with the proven efficiency, flexibility and resiliency of the #1 scale-out NAS platform. Performance scales to 25M IOPS and 1.5 TB/s bandwidth in a single cluster. Extensive multiprotocol capabilities support a wide range of the most demanding unstructured data workloads.

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    Isilon All-Flash

    Isilon All-Flash is our most powerful, highest performing scale-out NAS platform and designed for the most demanding unstructured data workloads

    High Performance

    The Isilon S-Series gives you flexible, high performance scale-out NAS storage for high transactional and IOPS-intensive needs. Extensive multiprotocol capabilities support a wide range of high-performance computing applications. Performance scales to more than 3.75 million IOPS in a single cluster.

    Isilon S210

    Isilon S210

    Isilon S210 is a powerful, high performing scale-out NAS platform optimized for high-performance computing workloads.

    High Versatility

    Get the perfect balance of high performance and large capacity with versatile Isilon X-Series scale-out NAS storage. Scale from 18 TB to over 20 PB in a single volume, with total throughput of up to 200 GB per second. Support a wide range of applications on a single cluster. Ideal for storage consolidation.

    Isilon X210

    Isilon X210

    The Isilon X210 is simple to manage, highly efficient, and a great way to start with the industry’s #1 scale-out NAS platform.

    Isilon X410

    Isilon X410

    Choose Isilon X410 scale-out NAS for high performance and massive capacity in a wide range of workloads. Scale to 20 PB in a single volume.


    The Isilon NL-Series offers highly economical storage for large-scale unstructured data sets. Ideal for nearline storage and active archiving workloads. Unmatched efficiency with a storage utilization rate of more than 80%. Data deduplication further reduces storage requirements by as much as 35%.

    Isilon NL410

    Isilon NL410

    The Isilon NL410 reduces costs, safeguards data, and provides fast access to archived data when needed. Scales easily to 40 PB in a cluster.

    High Density

    The Isilon HD-Series provides massive scalability, robust data protection, and high density to deep archiving. Density of more than 3 PB per rack helps reduce operating costs for power, cooling, and floor space up to 50%. Simple to manage and highly efficient, with over 80% storage utilization.

    Isilon HD400

    Isilon HD400

    With exceptional efficiency and data protection, the Isilon HD400 is a great choice for long-term data retention. Scales to 68 PB in one cluster.


    The IsilonSD family of software-defined storage products leverages the power of Isilon scale-out NAS and the Isilon OneFS operating system. Tightly integrated with VMware ESX and vCenter for simplified management, IsilonSD enables use of commercial off-the-shelf hardware to store, manage, protect, and analyze unstructured data.

    IsilonSD Edge extends your data lake to edge locations to consolidate data and support a wide range of 2nd and 3rd platform applications.


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    Isilon OneFS

    Isilon OneFS is the intelligence behind Isilon scale-out NAS solutions. OneFS combines the three layers of traditional storage architectures — file system, volume manager, and data protection — into one unified layer. Isilon OneFS 8.0, the latest generation of OneFS, provides increased flexibility and allows the data lake to expand to the edge and cloud.

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    Isilon CloudPools

    Isilon CloudPools extends the data lake to the cloud. Automated storage tiering integrates storage at the core with available cloud services from a choice of providers. Lower costs, gain web-scale capacity, and optimize resources at the core, while leveraging the cloud as a new storage tier for cold or frozen data.

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    Isilon CloudPools Software: Expanding the Data Lake to the Cloud

    Isilon data protection software safeguards data assets to meet availability and business governance requirements.

    Isilon SnapshotIQ

    Isilon SnapshotIQ enables efficient, enterprise-class point-in-time data backup protection and file restoration for your unstructured data.

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    Isilon SyncIQ

    Isilon SyncIQ provides powerful, flexible, asynchronous data replication for disaster recovery, business continuity, disk-to-disk backup, and remote archive.

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    Isilon SmartLock

    Isilon SmartLock protects data from accidental, premature, or malicious alteration or deletion with a software-based approach to write-once, read-many (WORM) data protection.

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    Isilon SmartConnect

    Isilon SmartConnect optimizes resource utilization with automatic load balancing and network file system (NFS) failover of client connections across Isilon storage nodes.

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    Isilon data management software provides powerful tools to optimize storage resources and system performance.

    Aspera Software for Isilon

    Aspera and EMC deliver an integrated content delivery solution to move large files quickly and without disruption over long distances using wide-area networks (WANs).

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    Isilon InsightIQ

    Isilon InsightIQ maximizes the performance of your Isilon scale-out storage system with powerful monitoring and reporting.

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    Isilon SmartDedupe

    Isilon SmartDedupe delivers new efficiency and savings on storage costs without sacrificing data protection or management simplicity. Reduce your NAS capacity needs by up to 35%.

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    Isilon SmartPools

    Isilon SmartPools optimizes your scale-out storage using policy-based, automated storage tiering delivering flexibility, granularity, and ease of data and storage management.

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    Isilon SmartQuotas

    Isilon SmartQuotas delivers cluster-aware quota management and provisioning for your Isilon scale-out storage — even for the largest storage environments.

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    Isilon A-Series Accelerator nodes allow you to easily scale performance of your Isilon cluster independent of capacity. You can now get the performance you need to meet tight backup windows and support critical applications and workloads.

    Isilon A100 Backup Accelerator

    The Isilon A100 Backup Accelerator is purpose-built to accelerate the backup process and integrate seamlessly into your Isilon cluster. Each A100 Backup Accelerator node supports multipathing and can drive multiple uncompressed linear tape-open (LTO)-5 and LTO-6 tape drives to meet your specific data backup requirements.

    Integrate easily with industry-standard tape infrastructure and backup software and processes. Support both two-way and three-way Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) to accommodate a wide range of infrastructure environments.

    Leverage your existing data protection infrastructure investment and simplify management.

    Isilon A100 Performance Accelerator

    The Isilon A100 Performance Accelerator is designed for demanding applications and workloads that require maximum performance. With 256 GB of L1 cache per node and an aggregate throughput of up to 1100 Mb/s per node, the A100 Performance Accelerator allows you to reduce latency and increase concurrent read throughput for a cached dataset while gaining the ability to scale performance independent of capacity.

    Support demanding high performance workflows and accelerate cluster operations including disk and node rebuilds, file striping, and file-based replication.

    Isilon solutions

    Isilon offers the flexibility, performance, and scalability to support a wide range of 2nd and 3rd platform workloads on a single cluster.

    Isilon Data Lake solutions

    Consolidate unstructured data, cut costs, and gain new levels of agility and insight to accelerate your business.


    Eliminate silos, reduce costs, and simplify.


    Increase efficiency and optimize resources.


    Leverage big data analytics to gain insight.

    Simple to manage

    Isilon’s single file system with single volume architecture simplifies management no matter how large your data environment becomes.

    Operational flexibility

    Isilon’s extensive multi-protocol capabilities support a wide range of 2nd and 3rd platform applications on a single Isilon cluster.

    Unmatched efficiency

    Isilon solutions deliver over 80% storage utilization and offer automated storage tiering to further reduce costs and optimize storage resources.

    Massive scalability

    Scales to over 68 PB in a single Isilon cluster at the core and integrates with the cloud to gain web-scale capacity quickly and without disruption.

    Enterprise data protection

    Isilon offers up to N+4 redundancy for a highly resilient data environment and flexible backup and disaster recovery options to safeguard data.

    Robust security

    Isilon security options include role-based access control, secure access zones, data encryption, write-once, read-many (WORM) and file system auditing.


    Get breakthrough efficiency, scalability, and business agility, with Isilon Data Lake solutions that extend from edge-to-core-to cloud.

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