Large Storage Server

Expand data capacity with a large storage server

As the amount of business data continues to expand exponentially, IT architects are looking for large storage server options that can accommodate today's data storage needs while providing the flexibility to add capacity to meet future demands. The right solution must balance reliable performance with predictable cost, enabling data centers to operate as efficiently as possible.

Thinkmate, a world-class provider of custom server and storage solutions, offers a wide range of enterprise-ready storage options that are 100% customizable, giving organizations the ability to provide truly flexible and fully unified large storage server solutions.

Find large storage servers at Thinkmate

Since 1986, Thinkmate has been providing custom computer and server equipment for customers in business, education and government. By combining highly reliable technology with excellent customer service and competitive pricing, we have remained a #1 white box server solutions provider for more than 20 years.

What makes our offering unique is the ability to completely customize every machine you order from Thinkmate. Our shopping experience is unmatched in the industry, as we provide our customers with the industry's best system configurator online along with expert solution architects who are never more than a call or click away to help guide you as you build the right product for your needs. You can count on Thinkmate after your purchase of large storage servers as well – all Thinkmate systems can be paired with a 3-year warranty with advanced parts replacement, along with the opportunity to upgrade to a 5-year warranty with advanced replacement or next business day on-site service.

Large storage servers for unstructured data

While the rapid rise of enterprise data involves many different forms of information, unstructured data is quickly consuming the most storage capacity in data centers. This includes traditional forms of unstructured data such as text documents, photos and audio files, as well as new forms of unstructured information such as data from social media, Internet of Things devices, web search, and video.

Thinkmate provides a family of network-attached storage (NAS) devices that are capacity-optimized to deliver low-cost bulk storage for vast amounts of unstructured data. These large storage servers offer a balance between high-capacity and performance and are ideal for scale-out storage, replicated data environments, 24x7 cloud data centers, and other moderate workloads. Available in form factors from 1U to 4U, our NAS series features 12, 16, and 24 bay server options as well as a model with 72 drive bays that is among the largest storage servers available from Thinkmate.

These large storage server solutions are ideal for bulk cloud storage, Big Data storage, replicated environments, backup and archiving as well as cloud storage of unstructured data.

Additional servers for large storage requirements

In addition to large storage server solutions for NAS, Thinkmate offers:

  • Nearline storage servers that provide robust and reliable nearline bulk storage with predictable and reliable performance. These large storage servers offer HDD capacities of up to 8 TB and support enterprise-class workloads. Available with SATA or SAS interfaces, Thinkmate nearline storage provides excellent IOPS/TB, reliability and availability.
  • JBOD servers for RAID or JBOD expansion, delivering large storage servers with dependable, high-capacity storage expansion options that are among the most economical way to expand existing capacity. Our JBOD servers are ideal for increasing storage capacity on existing systems or for consolidating backups and archives from central storage servers.

We also provide blade storage server options and rackmount, high-density, GPU and tower server solutions that deliver the performance, value and scalability required by modern data centers. Our offerings also include workstations and systems, including workstations with Supermicro Thunderbolt technology.

Thinkmate: Your #1 source for large storage servers

When you need large storage servers to increase data center capacity, you'll find that Thinkmate delivers:

  • Highly reliable equipment. Our hard-earned reputation for reliability is built on detailed reliability records and our own stress-testing protocols.
  • A 3-year warranty. Everything Thinkmate machine comes standard with a 3-year warranty with advanced parts replacement.
  • Exceptional customer service. You'll always find a live person when you contact us by phone or chat to get answers to questions, help with configuration or resolution of issues. And every member of our company is dedicated to doing everything in their power to make sure our customers get what they need.
  • Equipment made in the USA. Thinkmate machines are produced in our facilities near Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Completely customizable solutions. We customize every single machine to the specifications of our customers.
  • Prices that meet or beat our competitors. Our relationships with direct suppliers allow us to offer prices that are on par with or better than the large-scale integrators and brand-name manufacturers.

FAQs: What is a large storage server?

What is a large storage server?

A large storage server is a data storage solution that has an extremely high capacity for storing data. Large storage servers are increasingly in demand as data centers are dealing with sharp increases in the total volume of business data that must be managed.

What type of server is best for large storage needs?

There are a variety of data storage architectures that can accommodate large storage needs. Network-attached storage (NAS) is a good choice for storing the vast amounts of unstructured data that are inundating enterprises today. RAID arrays and JBOD architectures are also popular choices, providing scale-out technology that allows data center architects to have more flexibility when increasing capacity.

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