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New! Harness flash SSD performance and mission-critical availability with the Dell EMC VMAX 250F storage array, the entry point to the VMAX All Flash family.

Dell EMC VMAX 250F All-Flash Storage

Make scalable VMAX performance and rich data services yours at the lowest starting price yet with Dell EMC VMAX 250F All Flash. The entry model in our VMAX All Flash family, VMAX 250F delivers flash performance, low latency, and high availability in a compact footprint for your modern data center. Consolidate block and file workloads on a single multi-controller storage array.

Dell EMC VMAX 250F lets you start as small as a single V-Brick. V-Bricks are scale-out building blocks that consist of a VMAX engine and 11 TB of base flash storage. Scale up incrementally with 11 TB Flash Capacity Packs.

With included software and an easy-to-add optional FX software package, benefiting from trusted data services is simple. Achieve up to 4:1 storage efficiency with inline compression and other data reduction tools. See and compare VMAX All Flash storage arrays.

Key features:

  • Supports over 1 million IOPS
  • Starts at 11 TB and scales to 1 PB effective capacity with data reduction
  • Ensures uptime of 99.9999% availability
  • Orderable with advanced replication, data encryption, storage management, data protection, and access to cloud storage tiering

  • Product Spec Sheet VMAX All Flash Tech Specs 
    Product Data Sheet VMAX All Flash Data Sheet 
    VMAX All Flash Software Data Sheet 
    Compares To HPE 3PAR  
    HDS VSP  
    V-Bricks (for Scale Out) 1-2 
    Base TB per V-Brick 11 TB 
    Typical Effective Max Capacity with Data Reduction Assumes inline compression 1 PBe (petabytes of effective capacity) 
    Maximum IOPS Over 1 million 
    Maximum Front-End Host Ports 64 
    Response Time (Mixed Workloads) Under 500 microseconds 
    Product VMAX Products 
    Solution For Enterprise-Class Storage 
    Mid-Range Storage 
    Data Center Consolidation 
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    All-Flash Storage 

     VMAX 250FVMAX 450FVMAX 850F
    Maximum IOPS1 million1.5 million4 million
    Response Time (Mixed Workloads)Under 0.5 msUnder 0.5 msUnder 0.5 ms
    Typical Effective Max Capacity with Data Reduction1 PBe2 PBe4 PBe
    V-Bricks (for Scale Out)1-21-41-8
    Base TB per V-Brick11 TB53 TB53 TB
    Maximum Front-End Host Ports6496192
    Use CaseMidmarket and enterprise storage, consolidation, transactional workloadsEnterprise storage, hyper-consolidation, transactional workloadsEnterprise storage, massive consolidation, transactional workloads
    Storage TypeBlock, file, open systems, IBM iBlock, file, open systems, IBM i, or mainframeBlock, file, open systems, IBM i, or mainframe

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  • Recommended SoftwareDescription
    FX Software PackageBuilds on the VMAX 250F base software by adding remote replication with SRDF, PowerPath (75 hosts), cloud tiering support, eNAS, and more.
    Data Protection ProductsDescription
    Data DomainEnsure data protection and recovery at the highest levels of data integrity for disk backup, archive, and disaster recovery.
    Data Protection Suite Enterprise EditionProtect data using best-of-breed software products for continuous replication, snapshot, deduplicated and traditional backup, and archive.
  • All VMAX All Flash configurations come with a 3-year Limited Hardware Warranty. All software comes with the EMC Software Warranty.

    The following are available for purchase.
    Customer Services
    Premium SupportMission-critical support for fastest resolution, including 24x7 customer service and monitoring, priority onsite response for critical issues, installation of operating environment updates, and installation of all replacement parts.
    Xpect More ProgramLock in Premium Support pricing for the service life of the product, 3-year money back warranty, lifetime flash endurance protection.


    Professional Services
    Installation ServicesProvides onsite physical installation and configuration of the VMAX All Flash array for online operation.
    Provisioning ServicesProvides initial provisioning of Storage Groups and TDEVs (Thin Devices). Also includes Unisphere for VMAX knowledge transfer.
    Migration ServicesQuickly move data from existing storage to your VMAX All Flash array to speed deployment.
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