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Description -
Guaranteed for IBM Support
Tech Specs -

Disk Capacity

Up to 16 FC, FDE, SSD or SATA disk drives

Physical Storage Capacity

Up to 32 TB per unit using 2TB SATA drives
Up to 9.6 TB per unit using 600 GB FC drives

Supported Interfaces

SATA, Fibre Channel, Encryption Capable Fibre Channel, or Solid State Drives

Reliant Technology made dealing with them a snap. They helped us configure our solution and were able to ship it out the same day. They were fast, courteous and provided us with excellent customer service..    -Steve Zajac [Systems Engineer]

Reliant Technology is our ‘go to’ vendor of choice when we need fast, responsive service and affordable storage solutions. I strongly recommend them..    -Matthew S. Barnes [Sr. Network Administrator]

Our experience with Reliant Technology has been wonderful. They are responsive and attentive to our needs. We will definitely look to them for future storage solutions..    -John Platillero [President/CEO]

  • Overview
  • Support and Warranty

Reliant Technology can help you cost-effectively design and architect your ideal IBM DS5000 Storage solution.

Performance & Growth
The IBM EXP520 (1814-52A) is a mid-range 4Gbps disk expansion designed for the IBM DS5020 (1814-20A) storage controller. Offering 16 drive slots that accommodate 146GB, 300GB, 450GB, or 600GB fiber drives, 500GB, 750GB, 1TB or 2TB SATA drives, or 73GB or 300GB Solid State disk drives (SSD) the IBM EXP520 can tackle a variety of storage requirements.

Used IBM & Refurbished IBM Options 
Refurbished IBM EXP520 and used IBM EXP520 Storage Expansions and disk upgrades are also available from Reliant Technology.

Warranty & Support
Reliant Technology offers a 1 Year Next Business Day parts replacement warranty and 9-5 phone support on all refurbished IBM EXP520 Storage Expansions. Extended warranties and 24x7x4 onsite hardware support is also available. Learn More

Contact Us To Get Started Today!

For more information on a IBM DS5000 EXP520 Storage Expansion, [Form: simply fill out the form] on this page or call Reliant Technology toll-free at 877.227.0828 for immediate assistance.

Support and Warranty

One-Year Warranty from Reliant Technology

Next-Business-Day Parts Replacement

Reliant Technology verifies equipment through our rigorous 8-step testing and certification process known as the “Reliant Rock-Solid Certification.” In addition to our certification program, each piece of equipment purchased through Reliant Technology comes with a one-year, next-business-day warranty.

If you require technical assistance in replacing a component, 9x5 phone support is available (Monday - Friday, excluding major holidays) from one of our storage experts.

Third-Party Maintenance and Support

Reliant Technology offers comprehensive maintenance coverage from our vast service network of internal and field engineers. Maintenance agreements can be customized to co-terminate at prices 30-70% of the OEM.

Our team works directly with you to understand your exact project requirements and design the right solutions for your organization’s challenges. And, with 5 levels of support available, ranging from 24x7x365 with 4-hour on-site response to next-business-day parts replacement, you have the flexibility to choose the right maintenance terms for your needs.

For more information about our product warranty or maintenance options, contact us by chat, email, or phone.