CORVAULT TCO savings Calculator

Use our CORVAULT TCO calculator to compare storage expenses.


Exos® CORVAULT TCO saving calculator

Use our calculator to compare traditional JBOD architecture vs. Exos CORVAULT in a Sofware Defined Storage (SDS) deployment.  It delivers hyperscale efficiencies for data centers, HPC applications and Cloud Service Providers for scale out, multi-petabyte data storage deployments

PB Enter the number greater than 1.5 and less than 120

Years Enter the number greater than 3 and less than 7

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The savings we show are estimates and include savings on servers, network, storage and maintenance. This calculation does not take into account additional savings that result from using CORVAULT, such as: data centers space, reduced power consumption and cooling, setup costs, software expenses, and ongoing maintenance expenses. For a more comprehensive cost savings assessment, we encourage you to fill out the form to talk to one of our Seagate storage experts.

TCO Comparison Table for Years

Cost Comparison

Cost Comparison SDS olution
Competitive JBOD
Saving in US $
Saving in %
SDS Server cost - Compute and Memory
Storage Maintenance Cost (total)
Drive replacement - labor cost
Drive replacement - out of warranty new drive purchase cost
Networking cost - switches
Additional HDD cost for comperable durability
Total Costs (directly affected)

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