CyberStore 424S DSS® Open-E based iSCSI SAN/NAS Storage

4U, 24 Bay Open-E DSS iSCSI SAN and NAS (Network Attached Storage) Server

  • Up to 2x Intel
  • Up to 16 DDR4 2666MHz ECC Registered Memory Slots
  • Up to 24x SATA3 and SAS 2.5" and 3.5 Hard Drives
  • 4 Port and HBA - 4i Port LSI RAID Controllers (Hardware RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, and 60) Raid Card
  • Supports 3x Intel Gigabit Ethernet Adaptors , Intel X520/550 Series 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adaptors, Qlogic Fibre Channel Adaptors, Intel X710/XL710 Series 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet Adaptors and Mellanox ConnectX-3 EN Series 10/40/56-Gigabit Ethernet Adaptors PCI Express Expansion
  • Stores up to 384TB of data

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CyberStore 424S DSS iSCSI SAN / NAS 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.

Built with Quality Components

All Broadberry storage solutions are built using the highest quality components to ensure our customers get the long life span expected of them

Based on Open-E DSS V7

The Broadberry CyberStore DSS range is based on Open-E DSS V7 enterprise-class storage operating system

Citrix Ready

The CyberStore 424S DSS iSCSI SAN / NAS is certified Citrix Ready, boasting full compatibility for visualised environments.

With Active-Active Failover

The CyberStore 424S DSS iSCSI SAN / NAS is available with Active-Active fail over, meaning you get double the performance and high availability of data

CyberStore 424S ISCSI SAN & NAS - Open-E iSCSI

The CyberStore 424S iSCSI DSS (Data Storage Server) OPEN-E storage appliances are 4U 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 424S ISCSI DSS (Data Storage Server) 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 3Gb/s drives, the CyberStore 424S 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 424S iSCSI DSS storage appliance offers flexibility, fault tolerance, speed and data security.

Dividing data into 2TB increments is inefficient and has become a storage management nightmare.The storage volume array limitations in Windows are eliminated with the CyberStore 424S and as an added benefit this also eliminates the need to create dynamic disks and spanned volumes therefore attaining larger storage capacities making storage management a breeze whilst keeping optimal redundancy at all times.

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 424S iSCSI DSS range of storage servers are also designed to install without interrupting your network configuration, and can be up and running within minutes.



  • Operating system
    Open-E ISCSI SAN & NAS Storage Software comes pre-installed, and is optimised for maximum storage performance and light-touch management.
  • Redundancy
    Support for all raid levels including 0,1,5,6,10 & 50 and hot spares.
    Redundant Hot Swap Power Supply (2U and Above only).
  • iSCSI Failover / Clustering
    iSCSI Failover built in as standard with no additional licence costs.
    Two or more Cyberstore Appliances can be configured as master and slave so they will be seen as one unit. If any one of the units fails, it will automatically failover with no disruption to the users.
  • Management
    Broadberry CyberStore Storage Servers can be managed remotely on a standard web browser and integrated Lights-Out technology with optional IPMI 2 management can monitor and control all features.
  • Universal connectivity
    Integrated protocols support access from Windows, NetWare, Linux, UNIX and Apple clients, plus HTTP and FTP no software licences required.
  • Shadow copy snapshots
    By creating scheduled snapshots of shared data, accidentally deleted or overwritten files can be automatically restored no need to restore from tape.
  • Data replication
    Replicate data between ISCSI SAN & NAS devices over a standard Ethernet network using built in Mirroring software. Data is synchronised based only on the changes made, minimising network traffic.
    Data Replication can be over a LAN (Local Area Network) or WAN (Wide Area Network). Synchronous or Asynchronous.
  • Backup and recovery
    Protect your systems from trojan horses, worms and viruses with industry-leading anti-virus software supported on Broadberry CyberStore Storage Servers for seamless integration into any anti-virus procedure

Hardware Features

  • 24 hot swap SAS or SATA2 3Gb/s drive bays
  • Nearline Ready (Enterprise Class) SAS or SATA2 hard drives with transfer rates of 3Gb/s
  • Single 24 port Hardware RAID Controller with RAID self rebuild functions
  • RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 & JBOD
  • Powered with Open-E
  • No Client License Fees (unlimited users)
  • Dual GbE (Gigabit Ethernet) connectivity (Teamed / Bonded support)
  • Redundant 800Watt Efficient Power Supply
  • Upgradable to Fibre Channel, Infiniband or 10GbE
  • Low cost storage per GB ratio
  • Best in class performance
  • 4U Rackmount design

Detailed Specification

iSCSI SAN & NAS Network Attached Storage Administration
Web-based Graphical User Interface ISCSI SAN & NAS Storage Administration
Secured Administration Access
ISCSI SAN & NAS Tuning Tools for Optimal Performance for various applications
Remote Access for Console
Multiple Management Levels
Automated Updating of ISCSI SAN & NAS Operating system
Rollback to Previous ISCSI SAN & NAS Operating system
Task Manager
User Interface in Japanese, German, Russian, English languages
Schedule Manager
Network Management
DHCP Client
Multiple Network Interface Card Support
Teaming/Bonding (including Adapter Fault Tolerance)
10 Gb Ethernet Support
Infiniband Support
Proxy settings
Jumbo Frames Support
Storage Management
Software iSCSI Initiator
Hardware SAS & SATA RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 with E-Mail Notification
Degraded Mode for S/W RAID 1, 5, 6
S.M.A.R.T. with E-Mail Notification
Multiple Fibre Channel HBA Support (initiator mode)
Multiple Fibre Channel HBA Support (target mode)
ISCSI SAN & NAS Support for over 2TB Physical and Logical Volumes
ISCSI SAN & NAS Support for over 16TB Logical Volumes
Multiple Snapshot (multiple active snapshots per one LV at a time)
Multiple Logical Volume & Groups
Online Logical Volume Expansion
Support for Online Capacity Expansion
Volume Replication
Hardware Monitoring
SNMP v2, v3
E-mail Notification
Log Function
Hardware Support
Multiple CPU Support (32x)
UPS and Network UPS Support
Specific NAS Functionality
Windows Active Directory / Primary Domain Controller
Support For Network Information Service (NIS)
Internal and External LDAP
ADS & NIS User / Group ID Synchronization
File System with Journaling Support
User and Group Quota Control
Antivirus (server's shares scanning)
Antivirus (online scanning for SMB protocol)
USB Storage Support for Dynamic Disk
Backup-Agents (Veritas, EMC Dantz, CA BrightStor)
NAS Supported Network Clients
Microsoft Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS 8.0, 9.0, X, 10.4
Specific iSCSI Functionality
IP Address Restrictions for a Target
CHAP User Management
MPIO Support
iSCSI Failover / Clustering (more than one appliance required)
NAS Supported Network File Protocol
SMB/CIFS, FTP, Secure FTP, HTTP, Apple Talk, NFS v2, v3
NAS Backup Utility
Local Backup
Integrated Backup System
NAS Data Replication
Virtual Tapes
Support for Tape Libraries, Autoloaders
Tape Retention Time
Other iSCSI SAN & NAS Features
USB-DOM hardware for 30% faster booting and improved hardware compatibility
Support for SWAP
Help with search and index
Extended save & restore settings
Connections Status
Sessions Management
Upgrade Ability

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Leading Security

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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.

Broadberry CyberStore DSS storage servers are based on Open-E, a leading provider of unified file and block storage management software solutions.

The Open-E Data Storage Software offers support for Network Attached Storage (NAS), iSCSI and Fibre Channel SAN (Storage Area Network) functionality all in a single, easy to use storage operating system. Open-E DSS also provides Automatic iSCSI Failover and Failback for high-availability, Remote Volume Mirroring and Asynchronous Data Replication for disaster recovery, WORM (Write Once Read Many) support for digital archiving, and NDMP (Network Data Management Protocol) support for universal backup - ensuring better data security, increased fault tolerance and improved availability of all data, ultimately delivering better overall performance and value.

CyberStore DSS® iSCSI SAN/NAS Appliances:

Based on Open-E's award winning DSS v7 storage operating system, the CyberStore DSS® range of feature-rich iSCSI SAN/NAS servers were voted the best storage appliances available in 2010, 2011 and 2012.

  • Active-Active Failover
  • Volume Replication
  • Snapshots
  • Continuous Data Protection
  • Storage Virtualisation

Open-E's proven storage OS - Open-E DSS V7 - has achieved the VMware Ready status and is now certified for VMware vSphere 5.5 and 6.0. It means that the software works effectively with VMware's cloud infrastructure.

VMware Ready Highest level of endorsement

This designation indicates that after a detailed validation process Open-E Data Storage Software V7 has achieved VMware's highest level of endorsement, and can be found on the VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) website.

Open-E is committed to provide affordable storage solutions that deliver superior performance and reliability. The certification of Open-E DSS V7 continues our partnership with VMware and proves the effectiveness of our product.

Krzysztof Franek CEO and president of Open-E

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