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MH70S - Rugged 4U, 40 HP Modular Data Storage System

Built-to-Order Platform

The MH70S is a modular turn-key storage PC which meets the requirements of storage intensive applications such as digital video recorders, content servers or NAS. It is designed for use in trains, trams or industrial environments.

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  • MH70S Product ImageMH70S Rugged 40 HP Modular Storage System
  • MH70S Product Image

Main Features

  • Compact 40 HP turn-key system
  • Rack-mounted or wall-mounted
  • Fanless operation or forced-air cooling
  • Intel Core i7 or Celeron, TPM optional
  • Up to 16 GB DDR3 DRAM soldered, ECC
  • Up to 20 TB storage capacity (depending on RAID level and HDD sizes)
  • Up to 5 hot-swappable HDD/SSD carriers in different RAID configurations
  • Single or redundant power supplies or uninterruptible power supply (AC or DC)
  • Optional PCI Express Mini Card slots for WLAN, GSM (2G), UMTS (3G), LTE (4G), GPS or GLONASS functionality
  • Optional PoE PSE capable 4-port switch
  • Compliant to EN 50155 (railways)
MH70S Product Image

Technical Data

General System Characteristics
  • Modular design, built-to-order configuration
  • Slot and backplane set-up of the system
    • 2 PSU slots
    • 1 CompactPCI Serial system slot
    • 6 CompactPCI Serial peripheral slots
  • See the BTO configurator for component combination possibilities.
  • Please contact MEN sales for more information.
CPU Board
  • CPCI Serial 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible Configurations:
    • Intel Celeron 2002E 1.5 GHz, 4 GB DDR3 DRAM with ECC, front: 2 DisplayPort, 2 USB, 2 Gb Ethernet (RJ45), -40 to +85°C screened
    • Intel Core i7-4700EQ 2.4 GHz, 16 GB DDR3 DRAM with ECC, front: 2 DisplayPort, 2 USB, 2 Gb Ethernet (RJ45), 0 to +60°C
  • Mass Storage
    • SSD mSATA, 8 GB, -40 to +85°C or
    • SSD mSATA, 32GB, 0..+70°C
Supervision and Control
Dedicated shelf controller monitors power, CPU status, temperature; controls fan; provides status LEDs and power button
  • More information on AF2 Shelf Controller for CompactPCI and CompactPCI Serial Systems
Power Supply
  • PSU 3U
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible Configurations:
    • 120 W, 3U 6 HP PSU, wide range input 24 to 110 V DC, 24 V DC nom., output 12 V / 5 V / 3.3 V DC, -40..+85°C, qualified, conformal coating
    • 120 W, 3U 6 HP PSU, wide range input 100 to 240 V AC, output 12 V / 5 V / 3.3 V DC, -40..+85°C, qualified, conformal coating
  • Two separate power inlet connectors
  • Normal operation if at least one external voltage is present
Wireless Functionality via PCI Express Mini Cards
  • CPCI Serial 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in CompactPCI Serial peripheral slot: 1, 2
  • 2 PCI Express Mini Card slots (USB and PCIe), -40..+85°C screened
    • More information on G212 PCI Express Mini Card carrier
  • Possible Configurations
    • WLAN PCI Express MiniCard DNXA-116, -40 to +85°C screened
    • MC7304 PCI Express MiniCard, full-size on USB: LTE, DC-HSPA+, HSPA+, HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, and GNSS, -40 to +85°C
Ethernet Interface Functionality
  • CPCI Serial 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in CompactPCI Serial peripheral slot: 1
  • Possible Configurations
    • 4 1000Base-T Ethernet interfaces, 4 RJ45 connectors at front, 0..+60°C
    • 4 1000Base-T Ethernet interfaces, 4 M12 connectors at front, -40..+85°C screened, conformal coating
Ethernet Switch Functionality
  • CPCI Serial 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in CompactPCI Serial peripheral slot: 1, 2
  • Possible Configurations
    • 4-port unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch with PoE, RJ45, -40..+70(+85)°C with qualified components
    • 4-port unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch with PoE, M12, -40..+70(+85)°C with qualified components, conformal coating
Mass Storage
  • CPCI Serial 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in CompactPCI Serial peripheral slot: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
  • Possible Configurations
    • Two 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD shuttle, hot swap, RAID 0, 1 JBOD support, -40..+85°C with qualified components, conformal coating
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions:
    • 210 x 175 x 225 mm max. without brackets
    • 4U, 40 HP
  • Mounting Possibilities
    • Wall-mount
    • Rack-mount in 19" cabinet
    • Two systems side-by-side to build a single 19" chassis
Environmental Specifications
  • Temperature range (operation): EN 50155 class TX depending on configuration
    • 0 °C .. +50 °C for high performance passenger information / video distribution systems with PoE and fans
  • Temperature range (storage): -40..+85°C
  • Cooling concept
    • Air-cooled, forced convection with fan tray at system bottom
  • Relative humidity (operation): according to EN 60068-2-30, non-condensing
  • Relative humidity (storage): according to EN 60068-2-30
  • Altitude: -300 m to +3000 m
  • Shock: according to EN 61373 category 1 class B
  • Vibration: according to EN 61373 category 1 class B
  • International Protection Rating (IEC 60529): IP20
Safety
  • Electrical Safety
    • EN 60950-1: Class I equipment
  • Flammability
    • UL 94V-0
EMC Conformity
  • EN 55022 class B (radiated and conducted emissions)
  • EN 55024 (immunity)
Supported Software
  • Linux
    • Ubuntu with current LTIB kernel
  • OpenMediaVault for Network Attached Storage
  • Windows Embedded Standard 7 (on request)

Ordering Information

Standard MH70S Models

Design your own system
With the MEN system configurator, which is available for download in a universal Excel format, you can configure a system to suit your individual needs.
Get your BTO configurator here
The 'BTO How To Use' guide provides instructions on how to use the configuration file.
BTO Configuration Guide

19MH70SB0

MH70S, 19" 4U/40HP Rugged Network Attached Storage, -40 to +85°C
The MH70S is a build-to-order system which is delivered fully operational under Windows Embedded Standard 7 or Linux.
It consists of the 40 HP basic system including backplane and mounting rails and provides:

  • 2 slots for PSU
  • 1 CompactPCI Serial slot for the CPU board
  • 6 CompactPCI Serial peripheral slots for Ethernet switch and mass storage functionality

The boards and accessories listed in the Technical Data can be implemented in the system.
Choose the functionality you need using the BTO configurator and the BTO Configuration Guide.
Contact MEN's sales team for more information.

Miscellaneous Accessories
0711-0022

Bonding kit to couple two half 19" racks to one 19" rack

0711-0023

Mechanical extension kit to integrate a half 19” system into a 19" rack

Related Hardware
08AF02-00
AF2 - Shelf Controller for CompactPCI Systems

Shelf controller for CompactPCI/CompactPCI Serial systems, main board with control panel and cable, -50 to +100°C screened

Details
08AF02-01
AF2 - Shelf Controller for CompactPCI Systems

Shelf controller for CompactPCI/CompactPCI Serial, main board with control panel and cable, -50 to +100°C screened, conformal coating

Details
02G301-00
G301 - Unmanaged 4-Port Rugged Industrial Ethernet Switch

4-port unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch with PoE, RJ45, -40..+70(+85)°C with qualified components

Details
02G301-01
G301 - Unmanaged 4-Port Rugged Industrial Ethernet Switch

4-port unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch with PoE, M12, -40..+70(+85)°C with qualified components, conformal coating

Details
02G211-00
G211 - Quad Gigabit Ethernet Interface

4 1000Base-T Ethernet interfaces, 4 RJ45 connectors at front, 0..+60°C

Details
02G211-01
G211 - Quad Gigabit Ethernet Interface

4 1000Base-T Ethernet interfaces, 4 M12 connectors at front, -40..+85°C screened, conformal coating

Details
02G212-00
G212 - PCIe Mini Card Carrier for Wireless Functions

2 PCI Express Mini Card slots (USB and PCIe), -40..+85°C screened

Details
02G503-00
G503 - Dual SATA HDD/SSD Shuttle & RAID Controller

2x 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD shuttle, RAID support, -40..+85°C with qualified components, conformal coating

Details
02G503R00
G503 - Dual SATA HDD/SSD Shuttle & RAID Controller

2x 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD shuttle, RAID support, -40..+85°C with qualified components, conformal coating

Details
17PU20-00
PU20 - Wide-Range Power Supply Unit for Railway Systems, 24 to 110 VDC, 120 W

120 W, 3U 6 HP PSU, wide range input 24 to 110 V DC, 24 V DC nom., output 12 V / 5 V / 3.3 V DC, -40..+85°C qualified, conformal coating

Details
17PU21-00
PU21 - Wide-Range Power Supply Unit for Railway Systems, 100 to 240 VAC, 120 W

120W, 3U 6HP PSU, wide range input 100 to 240VAC, output 12V/5/3.3VDC, -40..+85°C with qualified components, conformal coating

Details
02G023-00
G23 - Intel Core i7 4th gen CPU Board

3U CompactPCI Serial (CPCI-S.0) SBC, Intel Celeron 2002E 1.5 GHz, 4 GB DDR3 DRAM with ECC, -40 to +85°C screened

Details
02G023-01
G23 - Intel Core i7 4th gen CPU Board

3U CompactPCI Serial (CPCI-S.0) SBC, Intel Core i7-4700EQ 2.4 GHz, 16 GB DDR3 DRAM with ECC, 0 to +60°C

Details
Memory
0751-0051

SSD mSATA, 8 GB, -40 to +85°C

0751-0062

SSD mSATA 32 GB, 0 to +70°C MLC

0710-0044

HDD SATA 2.5", 500 GB, 5400rpm, 0 to +60°C, 100 x 70 x 6,8 mm, 24 hours / 7 days

0754-0007

SSD SATA 256 GB, 2.5" MLC, 0 to +70°C

PCI Express Mini Cards
0799-0006
0799-0006

WLAN PCI Express MiniCard DNXA-116, operating temperature -40 to +85°C screened
Note: When using wireless modules the R&TTE Guideline of the EU has to be observed. See the R&TTE website.
For the module's driver contact MEN's support team.

0799-0007
0799-0007

MC7304 PCI Express MiniCard, full-size on USB: LTE, DC-HSPA+, HSPA+, HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, and GNSS, operating temperature -40 to +85°C
Note: When using wireless modules the R&TTE Guideline of the EU has to be observed. See the R&TTE website.
For the module's driver contact MEN's support team.

Documentation

MH70S Data Sheet
MH70S User Manual

Webinar: Rugged 19" 20 TB modular storage system
This webinar provides you with more information on the concept and technical features of the modular turn-key storage PC:
View the Webinar (3:20)

Design your own system
With the MEN system configurator, which is available for download in a universal Excel format, you can configure a system to suit your individual needs.
Get your BTO configurator here
The 'BTO How To Use' guide provides instructions on how to use the configuration file.
BTO Configuration Guide