OWC Jellyfish XT

Perfect for large teams working with high resolution files and bandwidth hungry formats like OpenEXR.

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Mission critical workflows demand storage with no compromises. The Jellyfish XT is an all flash 2U rackmounted powerhouse built on a 100GbE ethernet backbone that can effortlessly handle any workflow you throw at it. No matter your team's size or whether they need to work with 4k, 8k, 12k, AR or VR, the Jellyfish XT has the performance you need to work at the speed of thought.

  • Scalable: Enterprise-quality all flash system. Expand up to 1.5 petabytes
  • Performance: All flash storage in a single head unit
  • Up to 300TB: Enables nearly any video workflow with almost no latency
  • 10G Ethernet connectivity

Connectivity: Collaboration without limits
The Jellyfish XT is designed to work on a dual 100G ethernet backbone. With 2x100GbE QSFP288 ports and 2x10GbE ports, the XT is meant to power your server room at blazing fast speeds. Connect the dual 100G to an optimized switch and then spread the all flash bandwidth out to your team however you’d like.

Storage: Scalable all flash storage
With 4x2TB triple mirrored SAS SSD, Cache drives, 768 TB of RAM, and up to 300 TB of enterprise SAS SSD drives in a single 2U chassis, there is almost nothing the XT can’t handle, whether it’s 4k/8k/12k, VR, or AR, the XT is designed to help your team plow through that content without friction. The XT head. Unit also offers a dual redundant 250W PSU, 3x hot swappable PWM fans, Dual HBA’s, and is 28” (D) x 19” (W) x 3.45” (H)

Expansion: Hybrid expansion designed around your needs
Jellyfish XT allows you to design completely around your team’s storage needs and budget by offering flash or spinning disk based expansion options. Optionally expand with up to (4) 24 bay all flash SAS SSD Jellyfish XT-E expansions for up to 1.5 Petabytes of all Flash storage or optionally expand with a hybrid pool of flash or spinning disk storage by adding 24 bay R24-E expansion chassis.

Performance: Any workflow becomes possible
OWC Jellyfish R24 is the workhorse of the modern video team. It makes quick work of the most demanding RAW workflows, multicam sequences, and finishing jobs, which means you can say yes to anything thrown your way.

Setup is Simple
The OWC Jellyfish XT was designed to be rack mounted in your server room. This entails standard data centre practice for easy rack mount install and integration into your network. Jellyfish XT supports any networking configuration to meet your workflow needs. Whether it’s 10 GbE, 25 GbE, or 100GbE, you'll be able to work with that configuration. Once fully installed all that is required is to power on the system, launch Jellyfish Connect and start editing. If you need additional help our support team is only a phone call away.

OWC Jellyfish Media Engine
Leverage the processing power of your OWC Jellyfish to generate proxies for your offline or remote workflows. Access those proxies locally or remotely and link them to your project. Switch to proxy mode in your editing software and enjoy smooth playback no matter your connection speed. OWC Jellyfish Media Engine comes free with your OWC Jellyfish purchase to provide your team with an extra level of flexibility.

OWC Jellyfish Manager
If you've never had to manage a server before, we designed the OWC Jellyfish Manager for you. If you have managed a server before, you’ll wonder why they weren’t all this intuitive or easy to use.

Key Features

  • 2U Full Flash server with zero latency
  • 20x Enterprise SAS SSD 38TB – 306TB
  • XT-E Expansion: 24x Enterprise SAS SSD 46TB – 368TB
  • Add up to 2x Jellyfish XT-E expansion chassis
  • Scale to increase performance up to 15GB/s
  • 2x 10GbE RJ45 + 2x 100GbE QSFP28 ports
  • 768TB DDR4 EEC RAM
  • 2TB l2arc read cache
  • 12Gbps backbone

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Base Config.

2TB L2ARC read cache, 2x 10GbE RJ45 + 2x 25/40/50/100GbE QSFP28, 4x 4TB mirrored Accelerator SSDs, 768GB DDR4 ECC RAM, DUAL CPU’s


Add up to 2 Jellyfish XT-E or 6 Jellyfish R24-E expansion units for up to 1 PB of all flash storage or 2.9 PB of hybrid storage.

Data Security

Raid Protection: All OWC Jellyfish utilize ZFS RAID which adds an extra layer of protection to your data since all data and metadata are stored on your pool., Standard Raid Z2: By default the OWC Jellyfish XT can sustain the failure of up to 2 hard drives per 4-disk virtual device up to a maximum simultaneous failure of 6 physical drives per pool

Form Factor

Rack – 2U

Backup and Archive

Rsync, Snapshots