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Intelligent Drive Recovery (IDR)

Smarter RAID 6 drive clone/replace, data recovery, and media scan

Infortrend IDR offers superior RAID protection and recovery compared to generic RAID, increasing integrity and system efficiency while keeping your data secure against errors and loss.

Working best in RAID 6, IDR uses spare drives to recreate data. Intelligent clone and replace prevents data loss by automatically recovering affected media. IDR clones faulty drives and is capable of specifically recovering bad sectors or blocks as needed. It automatically relocates potentially problematic data to readable sectors and blocks in the background without user intervention, providing a vital tool for pre-empting drive failure and preventing data issues.

Together with HDD S.M.A.R.T (self monitoring, analysis, and reporting technology), IDR offers smart media scan, which catches errors before they become a problem. Smart media scan takes into account I/O demand, suspending and resuming to avoid performance degradation. Media scan can also be scheduled manually or set to automatic mode.

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Features Benefits
Smarter RAID 6 clone and replace
  • Maximum drive cloning efficiency and responsiveness prevent data loss
  • Overcoming generic RAID limitations to recover even tough media errors, resulting in minimal impact on storage performance and degradation-resistant data sets
Works alongside HDD S.M.A.R.T Prevents hidden errors that go unchecked and automatically recovers at-risk data
Performance-optimized media scan Scan operations activate and suspend based on storage I/O demand to prevent performance loss and slow-down, ensuring optimal efficiency
Convenient scan scheduling Media scan settings include manual and automatic modes to suit your needs: run scans after business hours to prevent impact on work, and schedule regular checks to maintain constant protection

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EonStor GS

Highly Available Comprehensive Cloud Integrated Unified Storage Systems

GS 1012
GS 1016
GS 1024
GS 1024B
GS 2012
GS 2016
GS 2024
GS 2024B
GS 3012
GS 3016
GS 3024
GS 3024B
GS 3025B
GS 3060
GS 4012
GS 4016
GS 4024
GS 4024B
GS 4025B
EonStor GSa

GSa 2024
GSa 3025
GSa 4025
EonStor GSe

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GSe 1012
GSe 1016
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GSe 2016
GSe 3016
GSe 3024
GSe 4016
GSe 4024
EonStor DS

Complete storage solutions delivering excellent price-performance ratios and advanced data protection

DS 1012
DS 1016
DS 1024
DS 1024B
DS 2012
DS 2016
DS 2024
DS 2024B
DS 3012
DS 3016
DS 3024
DS 3024B
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GS 3025A