EMC VNX Series

VNX5200 Series

Powerful, efficient, simple, protected ? you’re on the fast track to have it all with EMC VNX unified storage. The VNX5200 is the entry level of the new VNX series featuring MCx multicore optimization. Get scalable performance for virtualized workloads.
With VNX data storage, you are ready to accelerate your business with an EMC FLASH 1st strategy. Select VNX FAST Suite plus a combination of flash, NL-SAS, and SAS drives. You’ll benefit from high performance, low latency, and a low cost per gigabyte.
Thin provisioning, deduplication, and compression reduce your storage footprint significantly. Choose VNX data protection software to match your needs, and then manage that protection efficiently through EMC Unisphere.


VNX Series VNX5200 VNX5400 VNX5600
Max Drivers 4/125 4/250 4/500
Drive Types SAS, NL-SAS, Flash SAS, NL-SAS, Flash SAS, NL-SAS, Flash
X-Blades 1 or 2 1 or 2 1 or 2
CPU/Memory Per X-Blade Intel Xeon 5600/6 GB Intel Xeon 5600/6 GB Intel Xeon 5600/12 GB
Protocols FC, FCoE, NFS, CIFS, iSCSI FC, FCoE, NFS, CIFS, iSCSI FC, FCoE, NFS, CIFS, iSCSI
Max Raw Capacity 375.0 TB 750.0 TB 1500.0 TB
Max Total Ports per Array 28 36 44
Max FAST Cache 600 GB 1.0 TB 2.0 TB
Max Block UltraFlex I/O Modules per Array 6 8 10

Key features:

  • Delivers high performance and low latency with MCx multicore optimization
  • Unifies block, file, and object multiprotocol support
  • Supports up to 375 TB max raw capacity
  • Increases efficiency with block-based and file-based deduplication and compression
  • Integrates with VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization
  • Works with FAST Suite to optimize performance and cost
  • Eases administration with EMC Unisphere Management Suite
  • Protects data: choose optional local, remote, and application protection solutions


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