Dell EMC Data Domain Virtual Edition

The world’s most trusted protection storage is now software-defined with Dell EMC Data Domain Virtual Edition (DD VE). DD VE is simple to configure and deploy and can be up and running in your environment within minutes.

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High Level features of DD VE

  • Supported on
    • VMware ESXi 5.5 and 6.0
    • Hyper-V (Windows Server 2012 R2)
  • 0.5 TB Community Edition, Up to 96TB capacity paid version
  • NFS, CIFS, DD Boost and BoostFS protocols supported
  • Includes DD Boost, DD Replicator, and DD Encryption software
  • Supports Data Domain Cloud Tier for LTR (Only available in the paid version)
  • Multiple replication topologies: virtual to physical, physical to virtual, and virtual to virtual
  • VMware vSphere High Availability and Fault Tolerance support
  • Data Domain System Manager support for manageability
The following level of resources will be required based on the storage capacities
Storage Capacity Range4TB8TB16TB32TB48TB64TB96TB
Memory6GB6GB16GB24GB36GB48GB64GB
System DisksOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM diskOne 250 GB root disk and 10 GB NVRAM disk
Network Cardup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adaptersup to 8 Network Adapters
Storage ControllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllersUp to 4 SCSI controllers

Pre-requisites for DD VE Environment with Dell EMC Data Domain Virtual Edition 3.0

Hypervisor requirements –

  • VMware vSphere 5.5 or 6.0
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 for Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Each CPU has to be 1.5GHZ or higher