Disk Enclosures


Technical Specifications


  • 1344 TB maximum, depending on drive capacity and form factor

Drive description

  • 96 HPE LFF SAS/SATA HDDs/SSDs or 200 HPE SFF SAS/SATA HDDs/SSDs, Maximum, depending on model

Host interface

  • 12 Gb/s SAS

Storage controller

  • HPE Smart Array E208e-p, HPE Smart Array P408e-p, HPE Smart Array P441, HPE Smart Array P822, HPE Smart Array P841, HPE Smart Array P721m, HPE Smart Array P731m, HPE Smart Array P741m, HPE H222 Host Bus Adapter, HPE H241 Host Bus Adapter are supported

Storage expansion options

  • HPE D3000 Enclosures support up to eight enclosures cascading off single x4 SAS port

SAN backup support

  • No

Storage mirroring support

  • No

Systems Insight Manager support

  • Yes

Compatible operating systems

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), VMware ESX depending on host connectivity

Form factor


Minimum dimensions ( H x W x D)

HPE D3600/D3610 LFF: 8.7 x 44.8 x 59.8 cm
HPE D3700/D3710 SFF: 8.7 x 44.8 x 54.6 cm


No disk drives: 17.2 kg
D3600/D3610 fully populated with LFF disk drives: 27.2 kg
D3700/D3710 SFF fully populated with SFF disk drives: 24.9 kg


The D3000 family has limited 3-year parts only warranty. SAS and Solid State drives have a 3-year warranty. SAS MDL and SATA MDL and SATA Solid State Drives have 1-year warranty.