Finding it difficult to keep up with the growth in unstructured data? Looking for a cost-effective high capacity storage option? With the HP StorageWorks 600 Modular Disk System, HP extends and redefines direct-attached storage for BladeSystem servers, combining the simplicity and cost effectiveness of direct-attached storage without sacrificing flexibility or performance. Use the MDS600 as part of a straight-forward in-rack 3 Gb/s SAS implementation that delivers high-density, low-cost external zoned direct attach storage for HP BladeSystem servers. Easily configure storage on the fly with easy to use management software. End-to-end 3 Gb/s SAS connectivity enables a high performance storage solution using an HP Smart Array P700m controller, 3Gb SAS BL switches, and the MDS600. The MDS600 can also be directly connected to ProLiant DL, ML and SL servers with a Smart Array P212 or P411 installed in the server.