The 4TB 4big Quadra Enterprise Class External Hard Drive Array from LaCie is a high-capacity external RAID solution. The drive features four swappable disks, each with 7200rpm speed and a 32MB data buffer. It can be connected to a computer via eSATA, FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0.
The array can be configured in several configurations, including RAID 0 for maximum performance, RAID 5 for full data protection with 75% capacity, or concatenation mode for maximum storage capacity. The eSATA connection delivers burst data transfer rates of up to 240MB/sec, while FireWire-800 speeds along at 90MB/sec, FireWire-400 at 40MB/sec, and USB 2.0 at 35MB/sec.
Backup software for Mac and Windows is included, and the drive also supports data encryption to protect sensitive data from unauthorized access. These features and more make the array a great solution for your large data storage needs.
- Enterprise Class SATA disks for the utmost reliability and performance
- 5-year warranty and product swap for ultimate protection. Plus, 5-year d2 Data Recovery is included for added reassurance against data loss
- Robust transfer speeds up to 230MB/s
- 128-bit AES hardware encryption for optional data protection
- Hot-swappable disks for non-stop data access when configured as a RAID 5 1
- Ultra quiet cooling system for greater reliability
- High-end cables with 24K gold-plated contacts
- Supports the standard concatenation, RAID 0, and RAID 5 operating modes; you can also configure the array in RAID 5+Spare, RAID 3, RAID 3+Spare, and RAID 10 modes
- Extensive software bundle includes Genie Backup Manager Pro for Windows and Intego Backup Manager Pro for Mac OS X
- Use the large blue LaCie Shortcut Button to launch any application with a single push