DataON SoFS DLS Platform Value

DataON Microsoft Storage Spaces certified Scale-out File Server-Platform offers configurations for a cost-effective and highly available storage to meet your deployments. The DataON SOFS platform is optimized and performance balanced clustered shared storage with 12G SAS HBA and certified enclosure aware (EA) JBOD ideal for your Hyper-V infrastructure. Tailored for Microsoft’s Windows Server 2016, 2012 R2 with storage tiering of SSDs and HDDs. DataON SoFS Platform delivers million IOPS performance with the best cost per GB value.



All DataON approved HDD and SSD drives have undergone a rigorous performance and stress test with the latest drive before being certified for platform integration



All DataON SAS interconnects and 12G SAS HBA cards are verified with the latest firmware.



All DataON SoFS platforms including Microsoft certified JBOD enclosure, HDD / SDD disks, Interconnect SAS modules / cables / cards and SoFS are all pre-tested to ensure seamless integration



All DataON SoFS DLS platforms are engineered for performance and comply with the resiliency standard of Microsoft Windows Server 2016 | 2012 R2 platform that enables highly available, cost-effective, scalable and shared clustered storage solution for virtual or physical applications.

Technical Specifications


Series DLS-2640 DLS-2608 DLS-2760 DLS-2673
SoFS Node S2D-5208i S2D-5208i S2D-5208i S2D-5208i
Nodes per Cluster 2 to 6 2 to 4 2 to 4 2 to 8
Model # of JBOD DNS-2640 DNS-2608 DNS-2760 DNS-2673
JBODs per Cluster 3 to 8 3 to 8 3 to 8 3 to 8
Connector 12Gb/s SAS 3.0 SFF-8644 12Gb/s SAS 3.0 SFF-8644 12Gb/s SAS 3.0 SFF-8644 12Gb/s SAS 3.0 SFF-8644
Enclosure Awareness Enabled Enabled Enabled Enabled
Drive Type 12G SAS 2.5″ SSD or HDD 12G SAS 2.5″ SSD & 3.5″ HDD 12G SAS 3.5″ HDD 12G SAS 2.5″/3.5″ SSD or HDD
Max Capacity (per Cluster) ~729.6 TB ~2165.76 TB ~4800 TB ~5600TB

Product overview


DataON Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 / 2016 certified JBOD enclosure can be deployed in a green field or existing, widely available scale-out clusters. Optimized with storage tiering of SSDs and HDDs and fast recovering functions, the DataON storage platform with 12G SAS network technology offers million IOPS performance with the best cost per GB value.