NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance ®

2U, 24 Bay ZFS NexentaStor iSCSI SAN and NAS (Network Attached Storage) Server

  • Up to 2x Intel Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors 2nd Generation
  • Up to 16 DDR4 2400MHz ECC Registered Memory Slots
  • Up to 24x SAS 2.5" Hard Drives
  • HBA - 8i Port LSI HBA Controllers (Non RAID) Raid Card
  • Supports 3x PCI Express Expansion
  • Stores up to 384TB of data

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NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance Specifications

3 Years Warranty as Standard

Buy with confidence knowing all Broadberry CyberServe rack servers are backed up by our 3 year warranty, with further warranty upgrade options available.

Award Winning CyberStore Range

The Broadberry range of CyberStore® storage server are trusted as the appliance of choice for thousands of companies from SMBs to enterprise's across the globe.

Wide OS Compatibility

Broadberry storage servers are built to feature full compatibility with all major storage server operating systems.

Database Engine Compatibility

Designed to provide you the highest level of choice, Broadberry storage servers feature full compatibility with all leading database engines.

Wide File Systems Support

Boasting the ultimate in compatibility, with Broadberry storage servers you enjoy support for all major file systems.

Hypervisor Ready

Broadberry Cyberstore Storage Appliance are built and configured to support the latest hypervisors including VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V.

Small Form Factor Storage

The NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance boasts high density storage and ultimate energy efficiency, catering for up to 24x High-Performance 2.5" SSD or Hard Drives

Compatible with VMware

The NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance has been carefully crafted to ensure full compatibility with VMWare, making it an ideal storage appliance in a visualised environment.

Citrix Ready

The NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance is certified Citrix Ready, boasting full compatibility for visualised environments.

With Active-Active Failover

The NexentaStor 224S Backup/Archiving Appliance is available with Active-Active fail over, meaning you get double the performance and high availability of data

Nexenta ZFS-based Storage

Features of the Nexenta ZFS based File system enables organisations to grow network storage at breakthrough cost savings – without sacrificing any features.

Powered by NexentaStor storage Operating System, the Broadberry Nexentastor Servers leverage the superior data integrity of the ZFS file system to match the enterprise-grade storage capabilities (and some unique to ZFS!) of more expensive, legacy storage technologies

  • 128 Bit ZFS-based File System When most storage systems are based on 32bit or 64bit file systems giving you major limitations for future expansion.  ZFS is based on 128bit File system With Unlimited Volume Size and Unlimited Capacity Expansion. 

  • Open Storage A Hardware platform that keeps you in control of your budget. No more getting overcharged for Hard Drives that should only cost a quarter of what the Big Brands try and charge (making you buy their branded drives) – After all it is exactly the same drive with a different sticker on ! 

  • Unified Storage Broadberry XLStore Powered by NexentaStor delivers a unified storage solution to satisfy NFS, CIFS, iSCSI & Fiber Channel network needs.

  • Deduplication & Compression In-line data deduplication and native compression greatly reduces the use of primary storage to conserve valuable storage space.

  • High-Availability Finally, a business continuity solution doesn't consume your entire IT budget.  Now, organizations of all sizes can afford an HA cluster solution at a lower price-point than legacy solutions.

  • Storage Virtualization Support for all major virtualized infrastructures – including Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware vSphere & Citrix Xen Server.

  • Unlimited Snapshots Create an unlimited number of customized, automated or periodic snapshots to ensure granular recovery of your business-critical data

CyberStore 224S ZFS ISCSI SAN & NAS - NexentaStor Storage Appliance

The CyberStore 224S iSCSI ZFS NexentaStor storage appliances are 2U rackmount storage servers with twenty-four hot swap SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) or SATA II (Serial ATA) nearline ready enterprise class hard drives. As the ultimate reliable iSCSI SAN & NAS storage appliance, the CyberStore 224S ISCSI ZFS stresses speed, ease of management and dependable storage for all of your data storage requirements.

Configured with up to 24 ultra fast SAS or SATA II 6Gb/s drives, the CyberStore 224S ISCSI SAN & NAS can provide a RAID level 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and 60 storage environment. Yielding the best storage capacity and performance in its class, the 2U CyberStore 224S iSCSI ZFS storage appliance offers flexibility, fault tolerance, speed and data security.

NexentaStor is a fully featured NAS/SAN software platform with capabilities that meet and exceed the capabilities of legacy storage systems. NexentaStor continues to build on its position as the superior alternative to expensive, vertically integrated, proprietary storage technologies, saving customers 70-80% over proprietary solutions.

The Broadberry CyberStore 224S ZFS based on NexentaStor helps organisations implement high-performance, yet cost-effective data storage solutions with features such as inline deduplication, unlimited snapshots and cloning, unlimited file size, and high-availability support. In addition, NexentaStor functionality includes full integration with virtualisation approaches, even in mixed vendor environments. This solution can create shared pools of storage from any combination of storage hardware, including SSDs, and delivers end-to-end data integrity, integrated search, and inline virus scanning. NexentaStor also enables efficient one-click virtual machine and other storage provisioning.

The chassis is rugged and reliable and designed to exceed the power, cooling and rotational vibration requirements of todays high speed hard disk drives. The CyberStore 224S iSCSI ZFS range of storage servers are also designed to install without interrupting your network configuration, and can be up and running within minutes.

Broadberry Price Guarantee

We're so confident in our great value solutions, If you find a cheaper genuine price for the same specifications elsewhere we'll match it.

How to order

You can order by either calling us and speaking to one of our experienced US technical sales team, or pressing "Email Quote".

Why Buy Broadberry

Leading Security

We take security seriously. Broadberry servers offer the latest technologies including TPM, self-encryption and military-grade FIPS certification.

Best Price Guarantee

Broadberry offer a Best Price Guarantee on all server and storage solutions. You won't find the same spec cheaper anywhere else.

Ease of Management

Feature-rich IPMI with out of band management and redfish API to allow easy management and monitoring of your Broadberry systems.

Customer Service

Unlike other leading manufacturers, Broadberry assign all customers a dedicated account manager with direct access. There’s no call centres!

Trouble-Free Integration

Our trained engineers will pre-configure your server to your requirements, and are here to help over the phone when your server arrives.

3-Year Warranty

All Broadberry solutions come with a comprehensive 3-5 year warranty, with a range of upgraded warranty options available.

Easy Installation

From clip-in slide rails to pre-configured RAID and pre-installed OS, our engineers ensure installation fast and simple!


Our open-platform approach offers high compatibility with your existing infrastructure and no vendor-lockin.


Every business is different. Configure every element of your solution to your requirements using our powerful online configurator.


Our servers are built to grow with your organization, whether that be by purchasing additional drives, or additional scale-out nodes.


Since the introduction of the first Broadberry PC in 1989, we’ve continually innovated and responded to emerging technologies and markets.

GSA Schedule Holder

We offer rapid GSA scheduling for custom configurations. For specific hardware requirements we can have your configuration posted on the GSA Schedule within 2-4 weeks.

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