Azure FXT Edge Filer pricing

Hybrid storage optimisation solution for HPC environments

Azure FXT Edge Filer

Azure FXT Edge Filer

The Azure FXT Edge Filer is a clustered solution that scales from 3 to 24 nodes per cluster. Each node is a software plus hardware appliance composed of an Azure FXT Edge Filer software license sold by Microsoft plus a Dell hardware server sold by Arrow Electronics. The Azure FXT Edge Filer is shipped to the customer as a complete solution with the software pre-loaded on the hardware.

Azure FXT Edge Filer buying and operating steps

  • Buy Azure FXT Edge Filer software license from Microsoft
  • Buy Dell hardware from Arrow Electronics
  • Deploy on your premises or co-location facility
  • You control management and operations
  • Contact Microsoft for support

Monthly software subscription pricing

Azure FXT Edge Filer software is licensed by Microsoft as a monthly subscription with pricing that is independent of usage. Each software license comes with software assurance, including 24x7x365 support, software upgrades, maintenance patches, product documentation and software release notes.

Software and software assurance Price*
Azure FXT Edge Filer software including access to Azure Blob storage $833/month
Add access to Amazon S3 $293/month
*Three-year subscription required.

Buy hardware from Arrow Electronics

Two FXT 6000 models can be purchased from Arrow. Get a quote by emailing a request to Arrow is an authorised distributor of Dell servers.

Model Memory/DRAM NVMe SSD Network ports
FXT 6600 1,536 GB 25.6 TB 6x 25/10Gb + 2x 1Gb
FXT 6400 768 GB 12.8 TB 6x 25/10Gb + 2x 1Gb

Available around the world

The Azure FXT Edge Filer is available in the following countries with more to follow in the coming months.

  1. United States
  2. Canada
  3. United Kingdom
  4. France
  5. Spain
  6. Germany
  7. Netherlands
  8. Switzerland
  9. Poland
  10. Sweden
  11. Iceland
  12. Australia
  13. New Zealand
  14. Japan
  15. Singapore
  16. India
  17. Taiwan
  18. South Korea


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