Rev up application performance like never before with VNX5400 unified storage systems. Optimized for Flash, these data storage systems feature MCx for multicore optimization for a four-fold increase in transaction performance over previous EMC VNX systems. Get high performance and low latency for virtualization and IOPS-intensive applications.

Deduplication, compression, and thin provisioning reduce your SAN and NAS storage requirements dramatically. Choose FAST Suite to automate storage tiering, and you’ll benefit from the best performance at the lowest cost. Protect data with options including point-in-time snapshots and remote replication.

VNX 5400 Key features:

  • Provides unified block, file, and object support
  • Delivers high performance and low latency with MCx multicore optimization
  • Supports 750 TB max raw capacity
  • Reduces capacity needs with block- and file-based deduplication and compression
  • Offers industry-leading integration with VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization
  • Optimize performance and cost with FAST Suite
  • Simplify administration with EMC Unisphere Management Suite


VNX5400 Specifications

Solution For Consolidation
Product Series VNX
Product Type Storage System
List Price Range  Price Not Published
Max Raw Capacity 750.0   TB
Protocol FC
Storage Type Unified
Capacity Optimization Thin Provisioning
Block Deduplication
Block Compression
File-Level Deduplication and Compression
Performance  MCx
FAST Cache
Management EMC Unisphere
Virtualization Support VMware vSphere
VMware Horizon View
Microsoft Hyper-V
Citrix XenDesktop
Drive Type Flash
Array Enclosure 3U Disk Processor Enclosure
Drive Enclosure 2.5″ SAS/Flash (2U), 25 drives
3.5″ SAS/Flash (3U), 15 drives
Max SAN Hosts 1,024
Min/Max Drives 4/250
Max FAST Cache 1.0 TB
CPU/Memory per Array 2 x Intel Xeon 4-Core 5600/32 GB
RAID 0/1/10/3/5/6
Max Block UltraFlex I/O Modules per Array 8
Max Total Ports per Array 36
2/4/8 Gb/s FC Max Ports per Array 32
1 GBASE-T iSCSI Max Total Ports per Array 16
10 GbE iSCSI Max Total Ports per Array 16
Max FCoE Ports Per Array 16
Control Stations 1 or 2
Max Supported LUNs 1,000 (Pooled)
Max LUN Size 256 TB (Virtual Pool LUN)
Max File System Size 16 TB
Number of File X-Blades 1 or 2
CPU/Memory per X-Blade Intel Xeon 5600/6 GB
UltraFlex I/O Expansion Modules for Block 4-Port 2/4/8 Gb/s Fibre Channel
4-Port 1 Gb/s (copper) iSCSI
2-Port 10 Gb/s (optical) iSCSI
2-Port 10 GBASE-T (copper) iSCSI
2-Port 10 GbE (optical or twinax) FCoE
UltraFlex I/O Expansion Modules for File 4-Port 1 GBASE-T
4-Port 1 GBASE-T and 1 GbE (optical)
2-Port 10 GbE (optical)
2-Port 10 GBASE-T (copper)