The 16TB (8 x 2TB) i8500 iSCSI Raid System is a B&H Kit that includes (8) 2TB Hitachi Deskstar 3.5" SATA internal hard drives that boast a large 32MB data buffer, a rotation speed of 7200 RPM and a 6Gbps interface.
Bundled with the drives is the i8500 iSCSI Raid System from Thecus. It features an Intel Xscale IOP processor, an 8x SATA interface and hot-swappable disk drive bays. The hot-swap bays are a perfect fit for the (8) 2TB 3.5" SATA internal hard drives.
The system provides efficient and reliable RAID protection. You can choose from multiple RAID levels (0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, and JBOD). In addition to offering the snapshot service that takes point-in-time backups of selected volumes, it also comes with the rollback feature that allows you to recover mission critical volumes.