D-Link DSN-5000-1 – Expansion Unit

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D-Link’s DSN-5000 series of iSCSI SAN arrays offer H.A. capability in a data center-class network storage solution ideal for small to medium enterprises.

The DSN-5110-10, DSN-5210-10 and DSN-5410-10 primary arrays each support 12 internal SAS/SATA1 hard drives and with the addition of up to three DSN-5000-10 expansion arrays for the DSN-5110-10, and up to six DSN-5000-10 expansion arrays for the DSN-5210-10 and DSN-5410-10, can scale to a total of 96TB and 168TB raw storage capacity respectively. For high availability operation, a secondary I/O board, DSN-500, is installed in the DSN-5000-10 expansion array.

1 SATA Drive support for single controller configuration only

 D-Link DSN-5000-10 xStack Storage H.A. Capable iSCSI SAN Expansion Array, 12 Bays, 2U Rackmount, w/ Primary I/O Board, w/o Drives, with Trays

Accessory Type: Expansion JBOD
Accessory For

  • DSN-5110-10
  • DSN-5210-10
  • DSN-5410-10

Form Factor: 2U Rackmount

Number of bays: 12 Bays
Additional Capacity Supported: 24TB
Drive Support:

  • SATA Drive

Hot Swappable Power

3-Year Warranty

Technical SpecificationsDSN-5000-10

  • Dual SAS Expansion Ports


Drive Bays

  • 12

Drive Interface Support


Storage Capacity

  • 24TB Capacity with 2TB Hard Drives

iSCSI Network Interface


  • Dual SAS Expansion Ports


Supply Type

  • Redundant 2U 430 Watt

Input Voltage

  • 85-264 VAC (auto-switching)

Input Frequency

  • 50-63 Hz

Input Current

  • 2A Maximum at 115VAC

Power Factor Correction

  • Per EN61000-3-2

Power Consumption

  • 250W (single controller, full configuration)


  • 855 BTU/hour (single controller, full configuration)


Operating Temperature

  • 41° to 104°F (5° to 40°C)

Storage Temperature

  • -4° to 158°F (-20° to 70°C)

Operating Humidity

  • 10% ~ 80% (Non-condensing)

Storage Humidity

  • 5% ~ 95% (Non-condensing)

Physical (approximate)

Form Factor

  • 2U Industry-standard 19-inch Rack

Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 17.6in x 19.5in x 3.5in (44.7cm x 49.5cm x 8.9cm)


  • 60 lbs (27 kg) (full configuration)

International Approvals


  • CE Mark, FCC Class A, EN55022 Class A, EN55024


  • UL/CUL, CSA International


  • Compliant

Warranty and Support


  • 3-Year Limited (Manufacturer’s warranty on Hard Drives)

Extended Warranty

  • Available


  • 1 year 9 hours per day / 5 days per week Technical Support

Ordering Information


  • xStack Storage® iSCSI SAN Expansion Array, 12 Bays, 2U, w/ Primary I/O Board, w/o Drives, with Trays


  • xStack Storage® Secondary I/O Board for DSN-5000-10


  • Extended Warranty for DSN-5000-10


  • Extended Warranty for DSN-500

* SATA Drive support for single controller configuration only.

All references to speed are for comparison purposes only. Product specifications, size and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted. See inside package for warranty details.