The StorCenter px4-300d Network Storage Enclosure from Iomega is a network storage enclosure, perfect for use in small offices, workgroups, and home networks. It can house up to (4) 2.5" or 3.5" SATA hard drives or SSD drives. It connects to your network via dual Gigabit Ethernet ports, and offers advanced features such as iSCSI block access, RAID support, and remote data access. It is compatible with Mac, Windows, and Linux clients.
Business users will be happy with the vast functionality of the device. It can be connected to a UPS monitoring port, act as a print server of Axis IP security camera server, and supports rsync device-to-device data replication. Support for Microsoft's Active Directory, user quotas, and user-replaceable drives round out the server's impressive professional feature set.
Home users will be happy to know that the server features built-in support for the UPnP AV protocol. This allows media files stored on the drive to be streamed to DLNA-certified devices -- whose members include many popular digital media players. It also features a BitTorrent client, which allows you to download files shared on the popular peer-to-peer file sharing network directly to the drive -- making it possible to download files when your computer is powered down!
|Bays||4x 2.5"/3.5" SATA II|
|Processor||1.8GHz Intel Atom Dual-Core|
|RAID||RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 5+1 (Hot Spare), JBOD|
2x 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
1x USB 3.0 (A)
2x USB 2.0 (A)
|iSCSI||256 iSCSI LUNs|
|Languages||English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, Turkish, Swedish, Polish|
|Operating System||EMC LifeLine (Linux)|
Operating System: Windows XP (32/64-bit), Vista (32/64-bit), 7 (32/64-bit); Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6; Linux (Redhat Enterprise 4-6, Ubuntu 7.10-10.10, OpenSUSE 10.3-11.3)
Software: Internet Explorer 7.0, Firefox 3.x, Safari 3.0, or other modern web browser
Hardware: Optical drive; DHCP-enabled network; Ethernet adapter; Network hub, switch, or router; Internet connection with UPnP router or port forwarding rights required for Cloud and Remote Access (2.5Mbps down/500kbps up recommended)
|Agency Certifications||Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008, and 2008 R2 including Microsoft Cluster Server and Hyper-V Live Migration; VMware VSphere ESX4 iSCSI and NAS, XenServer 5.5, 5.6 (with MPIO), iSCSI & NFS|
|Electrical Requirements||AC: 100-240VAC|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||6.9 x 8.75 x 10.1" (17.6 x 22.2 x 25.7cm)|
|Weight||14.5 lb (6.6kg) with drives|