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Proavio Studiorack S8MS Array Enclosure

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This is a Special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment. Item is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
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You Pay: $617.50
Product Highlights
  • mini-SAS
  • JBOD
  • 2U Rackmount

The Studiorack S8MS Array Enclosure from PROAVIO is an external storage enclosure for Windows and Mac computers. The enclosure features 8 hot-swappable drive bays, which can be configured in a JBOD configuration. It is designed for installation in standard equipment racks, occupying 2U of rack space.

The enclosure connects via mini-SAS. It is an excellent solution for anyone with the need for high-capacity storage.

Compatible with 3.5" SATA hard disks
JBOD configuration allows you to access each physical disk as a discrete volume
Compatible with hardware RAID controllers, allowing users with a RAID card to configure the drive based on the card's capabilities
Connects via mini-SAS
Standard 2U rackmount form factor
Windows and Mac compatibility
Capacity None
Array Type Hot-Swappable
Bays 8x
Drive Types Supported SATA II
Channels 2x
Sustained Data Transfer Rate Not Specified by Manufacturer
Video Stream Playback Not Specified by Manufacturer
Array Configuration JBOD
Desktop/Rackmount Desktop
Status Indicator LED
Input and Output Connectors 2x SFF-8088 mini-SAS
Fan 1x Hot-Swappable Fan Module
Security None
System Compatibility Windows, Mac
Compatibility Not Specified by Manufacturer
Agency Certifications None
System Requirements Operating System: Windows XP and Vista; Mac OS X
Hardware: 2x mini-SAS ports
Electrical Requirements AC: 120VAC
Consumption: 300W
Environmental Requirements None
Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.5 x 3.5 x 21" (44.5 x 8.9 x 53.3cm)
Weight 38 lb (17.3kg)
Proavio Studiorack S8MS Array Enclosure
  • Standard IEC Power Cable
  • 8 x Removable Disk Drive Trays
  • Removable Rack-Ear Mounting Kits
  • High-Grip Desktop Support Feet
  • HDD Mounting Hardware
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty

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    ProavioStudiorack S8MS Array Enclosure

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    Excellent Low Cost RAID

    By Editmvp

    from Billings, MT

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer


    • Easy To Set Up
    • Easy to use
    • High Capacity
    • High Performance SAS


      Best Uses

      • Additional Storage
      • Backup
      • HD Video

      Comments about Proavio Studiorack S8MS Array Enclosure:

      Currently using this as local media storage with an Avid Nitris system. Works very well with HD media including P2/DVCPRO-HD. We're very pleased with the performance and the price was great!

      • Primary use:
      • Business

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