LaCie 301032U Biggest S2S RAID System Tower

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LaCie 301032U Biggest S2S RAID System Tower

An extraordinary combination of high capacity - up to 2.5TB, RAID security, and fast speed, this 5-drive tower provides enhanced data protection, massive storage space, and a convenient plug & play user experience. Supporting RAID levels 0**, 1, 0+1, and JBOD, this innovative solution at a fraction of the cost for traditional RAID systems is powered by the newest industry-leading Serial ATA (SATA II) 3Gb/s technology. Simply plug it into a SATA II 3Gb/s host and enjoy a rapid sustained transfer rate of up to 187MB/s. This all-in-one storage solution comes bundled with the LaCie SATA II 3Gb/s PCI-X Card 4E. Designed for business professionals who require high-volume security and speed, this mega-storage solution is ideal for audio/video and creative professionals.

SATA II - 5-Disk RAID System Tower, 2.5TB

* The first SATA II RAID solution for Hi-def video
* New generation SATA II 3Gb/s technology
* 5 bays with hot-swappable drives
* Supports RAID levels 0**, 1, 0+1, JBOD

Item Number: 301032U
Capacity: 2.5 TB
Host Interface: SATA II 3Gb/s
Disk Interface : 5 bays x SATA II 3.5"
Transfer rate: Mac: up to 187MB/s; PC 64 bit: up to 160MB/s; PC 32 bit: up to 99MB/s ****
Supported RAID levels: 0, 1, 0+1, JBOD
Supported OS: Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP***, Windows Vista; Mac OS 10.3.9 or higher
Supported HD Video: HDTV 1080i and 1080p (non-compressed)
Power Consumption: 150 W maximum (unit with 5 drives)
Power: 110-240VAC, 50/60 Hz
LEDs: For each drive, host connection, fault indication, and power indication
Operating Temp.: 0-35 °C / 32-95 °F
Operating Humidity: 20-80% non-condensing
Storage Humidity: 10-90% non-condensing
Software: Management Console (GUI)
Dimensions (WxHxD): 5.8 x 8 x 10.3 in / 14.4 x 20 x 25.7 cm
Weight: 18.5 lbs /8.4 kg (with drives installed).
Box Content: LaCie Biggest S2S RAID system tower with 5 drive bays including hard disks
Accessories Box Contents : Power cable, SATA II 3Gb/s external cable (2 meters), LaCie Biggest S2S Utilities CD-ROM with User’s Manual, LaCie Biggest S2S Quick Install Guide
PCI-X Card Box Contents: LaCie SATA II 3Gb/s PCI-X 4E Card; CD-ROM with User’s Manual; Quick Install Guide
Comments: 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. 1TB (terabyte) = 1000GB. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less).
**RAID 0 can only be configured using five drives.
****Sustained transfer rates can vary for a RAID product in function of several elements like: the host interface, the selected RAID configuration (storage policy), etc. Transfer rates of up to 187MB/s can be achieved in Fast configuration (RAID 0) on current Macs. Rates as high as 160MB/s can be achieved in Fast configuration on PC.
Note: PCI-Card not compatible with PCI-Express slots. Not compatible with Intel processor Mac.
Windows XP will not recognize single volumes greater than 2TB.