This document provides information on the Dell EMC SC5020 storage solution for Microsoft Exchange Server, based on the Microsoft Exchange Solution Reviewed Program (ESRP) – Storage program.

This document describes the performance characteristics of a fully hardware-redundant Microsoft Exchange 2016 solution housing 9,000 typical user mailboxes in two 3U SC5020 arrays containing 7.2K 1TB drives. Test results show the SC5020 solution provided the sufficient IOPS with minimal latencies required.