HPE Nimble CS1000

End of life Date:
Storage Device


Up to 1,218 TB Raw

Up to 982 TB Usable

Up to 1,964 TB Effective (assuming two to one data reduction ratio)

Max capacity with expansion

Enclosures (6) Maximum, Expansion Shelves supported

Maximum drives per enclosure

21 HDDs (11 HDDs for HF20H) and Flash Cache per HF-Series base array

plus HF-Series Expansion Shelf.

Host interface

Onboard 1 GbE/10GbE iSCSI (4) Ports and

Optional 1 GbE iSCSI (8) Ports or

10 GbE iSCSI (8) Ports or

16 Gb/8 Gb Fibre Channel (8) Ports

Depending on configuration

Storage controller Redundant storage controllers

Availability features Triple+ Parity RAID for data protection (Triple drive parity plus intra-drive parity). 99.9999% guaranteed availability. Redundant HW/SW design - no single points of failure

Compatible operating systems

Microsoft Windows® Server

VMware ESXi®

SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)

Red Hat® Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

Ubuntu Server Edition LTS

Oracle Linux

Oracle Solaris®

Citrix® XenServer®


For the latest information on supported operating systems refer to Single Point of Connectivity Knowledge (SPOCK) for HPE Storage Products (SPOCK): https://www.hpe.com/storage/spock

Product dimensions (H x W x D) 6.92 x 17.3 x 35 in

Weight 105 lbs

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