The LaCie 3 TB d2 Network 2 Professional Storage Server provides a comprehensive backup, storage, and sharing solution for computers and media servers. Thanks to its spacious 3 TB storage, you can use this NAS as a server for iTunes or as a Time Machine backup system.
Use this d2 Network 2 as a file server for easily managing a home or small office network with up to 200 users. Whether you stack it with other d2 Network 2 drives, mount it in a 19” rack, or stand it upright, this drive is a versatile backup and storage solution for the consumer or creative professional.
Manageable via an intuitive user interface, the d2 Network 2 storage server is a perfect NAS for your needs. With support for DHCP and Apipa, the storage server can be configured and setup quickly over a network.
Critical data can be backed up to an external hard drive via the USB and eSATA ports. In addition, the d2 Network 2 Storage Server features the Genie Backup Assistant (Windows) and Intego Backup Assistant (Mac) software for backing up your data and restoring any files that you might have accidentally deleted.
The USB Direct functionality allows the server’s USBShare folder of up to 500 GB to be accessed from your computer like a normal external drive. This standout feature allows you to customize your storage options as well as format this USBShare in file system used by your computer. Lastly, its aluminum fanless design provides 60% more surface area for efficient heat dissipation.
Performance and Reliability
- Fast access to your NAS - performance up to 68 MB/s over Ethernet
- Works as a server for iTunes or as a Time Machine backup system
- Can be used as a file server for easily managing a home or small office network with up to 200 users
- Print server and Torrent client for standalone downloads
Complete Backup Solution
- USB and eSATA ports for data backup to an external hard drive using the built-in copy system
- Genie Backup Manager Pro (Windows) and Intego Backup Manager Pro (Mac) for backing up your data and restoring any data that was accidentally deleted
- Easy and secure administration via widget-based dynamic web interface
- DHCP and Apipa support for quick setup over a network
- Works seamlessly with existing Windows domains using Active Directory for user/group creation, sharing, and quota management
- LaCie Network Assistant software for quick setup and email notifications of events like backup, disk failure, high temperature, etc.
- Sturdy aluminum body
- Easily integrates into any Mac or PC environment
- Upright, horizontal, stacked or rack-mounted (19") configuration options
- Designed by Neil Poulton
- Developed with the environment in mind, the D2 Network 2 reduces power consumption by switching to idle mode after a determined inactivity time
- Deep sleep on/off mode for better energy efficiency
- Wake-on-LAN feature for switching on the server from the client location
- Recyclable and ROHS-compliant
- Unique and ultra-quiet, fanless aluminum heat sink design gives 60% more surface area for better heat dissipation
USB Direct Connection
- For accessing server's 500 GB USBShare folder like a normal external drive
- Storage option customization
- Facility to format this USBShare in file system used by your computer
- Dynamic DNS remote access
- Automatic Port Forward for remotely accessing the server with the help of UPnP-IGD/NAT-PMP compatible routers
- Ajaxplorer-based file browser for viewing and downloading documents stored in the d2 Network 2 server