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The Mercury Rack Pro 4 Bay 1U Rack Storage Solution from OWC is a four bay external mini-SAS hard drive enclosure configured as four independent hard drives. It offers a maximum capacity of 12.0TB with 3.0TB per hard drive.
This Mercury Rack Pro features a single external mini-SAS interface which reduces cable clutter and provides four full channels of data one per drive through a single external mini-SAS cable. It's like having four separate eSATA/SAS cables but in a single package.
The Mercury Rack Pro is designed specifically to meet the demands of server, audio production and video production environments. It provides data transfer rates of up to 24Gb/s depending on selected drives, RAID setting, and external mini SAS equipped SAS or SATA card. The Mercury Rack Pro offers plug and play simplicity.
A single external mini-SAS interface which provides four full channels of data, one per drive.
Using the fastest SATA drive mechanisms gives the mercury rack pro a solid, performance focused base. Adding a high-speed external mini-SAS card further enhances it by providing some of the fastest drive transfer rates possible, up to 24Gb/s.
This can easily be converted to a desktop form-factor via a Phillips screwdriver by simply removing the rack ears and installing the included anti-skid, vibration dampening feet.
Three 1.57" (4cm) brushless, whisper quiet constant cooling speed fans.
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 24Gb/s
Macintosh System Requirements
External mini-SAS: Macintosh with External Mini-SAS via 3rd Party Controller Card Interface (not included)External Mini-SAS Requires Mac OS X 10.2 or LaterIncluding 'Lion' 10.7.xTime Machine Compatible: Mac OS X 10.5 and Later
Windows System Requirements
External mini-SAS: Windows with External Mini-SAS via 3rd Party Controller Card Interface (not included)External Mini-SAS Requires Microsoft Windows 2000 or XP
This item is usually Drop Shipped from the MFR/Distributor within 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of placing the order with the MFR. Item is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
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