SIFORCE BIG DRIVE QUAD USB 3.0 eSATA – starting at $999.99 USD
Expand your storage, streamline your backups, and gain instant access to old drives with all of your important data. Simply insert your drives into the Big Drive Quad enclosure and you’ve got instant access in addition to a safe backup.
The Big Drive Quad features an internal RAID controller, a solid all-aluminum enclosure with four hot-swappable hard disk drive modules, and tool-less snap-in HDD installation. This compact enclosure provides a high-performance, dual-interface, 4-bay RAID solution for every type of digital asset.
The internal RAID controller supports RAID 0 for maximum performance or RAID 5 for data protection. RAID configuration is accomplished through a simple Mac, Linux or PC application. The small footprint and portability make it perfect for laptop applications where high capacity and RAID protection is important. The high-performance dual interface features an eSATA and USB 3.0 port.
- High-speed, low-cost RAID featuring an internal RAID controller with USB 3.0 and eSATA interface
- Supports multi-stream SD and compressed HD workflows
- Internal RAID controller supports RAID 0, 1, 10, 3 and RAID 5
- Total drive capacity up to 64TB
- RAID level selection through a simple dip-switch or GUI software for Mac, Linux, and PC
- Auto-rebuild in RAID 5 mode
- Industrial design, compact steel enclosure
- Mac® OS X, Linux and Windows® compatible
- Standard one-year factory warranty
Easy RAID Setup / Management
The Big Drive Quad comes with an easy dip-switch RAID setup for customizable speed and protection levels. Whenever there is a driver failure, users will be notified immediately. The hot-swappable feature allows users to replace the indicated failed drive and begin the rebuild process swiftly with the least amount of user intervention.
Home and Office Applications
This enclosure is suitable for home and small office or lab environments where data often require on-the-fly backup and protection. The friendly USB 3.0 and eSATA interface allows users to easily move data between workstations.
|STORAGE CAPACITY||Base option: 24TB (4 x 6TB 7200RPM Enterprise SATA HDD)
Alternative 1: 32TB (4 x 8TB 7200RPM Enterprise SATA HDD) (+$400.00 USD)
Alternative 2: 40TB (4 x 10TB 7200RPM Enterprise SATA HDD) (+$800.00 USD)
Alternative 3: 48TB (4 x 12TB 7200RPM Enterprise SATA HDD) (+$1,000.00 USD)
Alternative 4: 64TB (4 x 16TB 7200RPM Enterprise SATA HDD) (+$1,500.00 USD)