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Description -
Guaranteed for IBM Support
Tech Specs -


18.99 x 23.52 x 5.2 in.

Disk Capacity

Up to 14 Fibre Channel drives (18.2GB, 36.4GB, 73.4GB or 146.8GB)

Fans and power supplies

Dual Redundant, Hot Swappable

Fibre Channel Drives

IBM 146.8GB 2Gb/sec 15K Fibre Channel Disk Drive
IBM Feature Code: 1812-5233

IBM 73.4GB 2Gb/sec 15K Fibre Channel Disk Drive
IBM Feature Code: 1812-5232

IBM 300GB 2Gb/sec 10K Fibre Channel Disk Drive E-DDM

Max. Capacity


Storage Controllers

IBM DS4500 2Gb/sec Storage Controller
IBM Feature Code: 1742-90U

IBM DS4400 2Gb/sec Storage Controller
IBM Feature Code: 1742-1RU

IBM DS4300 2Gb/sec Storage Controller
IBM Feature Code: 1722-6LU


66.37 lb.

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

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

Performance & Growth
Allowing your business to expand, the IBM EXP700 (1740-1RU) is a mid-range 2Gbps disk expansion designed for the IBM DS4000 (IBM FastT) and IBM DS5000 family of products. Offering 14 drive slots that accommodate 18, 36, 72 or 146GB fiber drives, the IBM EXP700 can tackle a variety of storage requirements. The IBM EXP700 disk expansion is highly flexible, allowing for scalable configurations suited to a range of SAN storage requirements.

Used IBM & Refurbished IBM Options
High quality refurbished IBM EXP700 and used IBM EXP700 disk storage expansion units, IBM DS4000 and IBM DS5000 storage controllers & IBM disk drive upgrades (Fibre Channel) are also available from Reliant Technology to provide refurbished IBM SAN storage solutions to fit your budget, including IBM EXP700 Expansions.


Warranty & Support
Reliant Technology offers a 1 Year Next Business Day parts replacement warranty and 9-5 phone support on all refurbished IBM EXP700 Storage Expansions. Extended warranties and 24x7x4 onsite hardware support is also available. Learn More

Contact Us To Get Started Today!

For more information on an IBM EXP700 Storage Expansions, simply fill out the form on this page or call Reliant Technology toll-free at 877.227.0828 for immediate assistance.