Industry-leading entry storage platform1

Whether you need best-in-class performance or are looking to get the most capacity for your investment, MSA has a fast, affordable solution for you. And every MSA comes with an intuitive setup and management interface anyone can master.

What’s new?

MSA 1040 Storage adds SAS connectivity to enable shared storage without SAN infrastructure. It’s the lowest cost shared storage array from a major vendor.

MSA 2040 hybrid storage boosts performance 45% with a simple firmware update that optimizes solid-state media performance.

What are you looking for?

Affordable entry storage

Get simple, fast shared storage with direct SAS connection for up to 4 servers with no SAN Infrastructure required. Low entry price makes this the lowest priced SAS entry array in the industry2.

MSA 1040 also has options to support iSCSI and Fibre Channel connectivity as well as flexibility for both small form factor and large form factor disk drives.

Our solution: 

HP MSA 1040 Storage

HP MSA 1040 data sheet

High-performance entry storage

Achieve new levels of performance in entry storage with GL201 MSA Firmware delivering up to 45% faster reads and 18% faster writes.3 Energy-Star compliance support data center energy savings initiatives.

MSA 2040 supports high performance flash media, flexible connectivity options and ships standard with snapshot and volume copy software for increased protection.

Our solution:

HP MSA 2040 Storage

HP MSA 2040 data sheet

Why choose HP MSA Storage?

  • Simple—Shared storage without the learning curve

  • Fast—Proven fourth-generation MSA architecture built for speed with faster processors, 2x cache

  • Affordable—Setting new levels of affordability in entry storage, whether you need to optimize cost or performance

  • Futureproof—Expandable and upgradable to meet your needs today and tomorrow


[1] Based on IDC's Q3 2013 Worldwide Quarterly Disk Storage Systems Tracker, external disk subsystems, entry storage category (price bands 1-4), SAN attached (FC, iSCSI, and SAS protocols).
[2] From a Tier-1 system provider, publically available U.S. List Prices
[3] Based on compare of GL200 code release to GL210R004 on MSA 2040 FC with SSDs. Random 8k block workload, average latency of 30 ms or less
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