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Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform / Disk array system

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

This rack-mounted enterprise storage system offers advanced storage virtualization functionality and high scalability in operation and storage capacity. The product simplifies and automates data management, and its “Green IT” design achieves compact size and low power consumption. Its high-density interior requires a large forward vent for cooling, leading to noise. To address this issue, random openings are located on a panel covering the front, which reduces the noise level without sacrificing ventilation efficiency. A repeated grid pattern symbolically showcases the system’s scalability, whilst also contributing to its esthetic value.

Client / Manufacturer

Hitachi, Ltd.

Test
Tokyo, Japan

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Design

Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd.
Design Division
Tokyo, Japan

Toshiyuki Utsuki, Sayuri Hashizume, Kenta Kumagai, Toshihiko Wada

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Design

Castelli Design S. R. L.

Castelli Design S. R. L.
Milano, Italy

Clino Trini Castelli