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The DS316JS-F64T 6 Gb/s SAS Storage Solution from Proavio is a 6 Gb/s SAS storage solution for 2K/4K editing, grading, and VFX. It is a direct attached storage array that combines high-speed 6 Gb/s SAS technology, and professional grade redundant/hot-swappable components. It has a 64TB storage capacity, which can be expanded up to 256TB by simply connecting multiple DS316JS arrays.
Storage Solution for 4K Media
Upgrade your editing, grading, or visual effects studio with the 4K capable storage solution. The DS316JS features an easy-to-use hardware design, which allows users to spend more time being creative and less time optimizing computer technology to meet their workflow demands. Empower your workstation with the speed and reliability needed for today's high-resolution post production and VFX workflows. Achieve smooth, real-time playback of complex visual effects compositions, preview projects at full native resolution and gain higher track counts in the edit process, all while enjoying fail-safe RAID protection of your digital assets.
Optimized for High Resolution Workflows
With a sustained throughput of up to 2,000 MB/s (RAID 5), the DS316JS unlocks your workstation's creative potential by giving facilities the option to take on a wide range of projects, formats and possibilities. From HD to 4K, the DS316JS is the suitable storage solution for high resolution media formats such as DPX, RED R3D, ARRIRAW, Arri Alexa, uncompressed HD, DSLR RAW, and more.
Scalable Storage Capacity
The DS316JS is engineered to accommodate your facility's growing capacity requirements. It has a 64TB storage capacity and can be expanded up to 256TB by simply connecting multiple DS316JS arrays. Select from cost-effective SATA disk drives or high performance Enterprise SAS drives to meet application and budget requirements.
Proavio offers instant compatibility with Apple and Thunderbolt equipped systems. DS316JS users can take full advantage of Proavio SAS storage solutions for an optimal reliability or performance.
In the Box
Proavio DS316JS-F64T 6 Gb/s SAS Storage Solution
Limited 3-Year Warranty
Includes 1-Year ARP (Advance Replacement Warranty)
Table of Contents
3U, 16 x disk, 6 Gb/s SAS, direct attached storage solution for HD/2K/4K production
2 x 6 Gb/s SAS expander ports (12 Gb/s)
Supports 4 x units
3.5", 7200 rpm SATA disks, 6 Gb/s
RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 5, and RAID 6
In-band SES system monitoring/disk, power, and cooling status LED indicators
Requires additional SAS-to-Thunderbolt adapter
General OS Support
Mac OS, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Linux, VMware, ESX
Hot-Swap Power Modules
2 x Redundant 500W PSU modules
AC Input: 90 - 264 V full range, 9 ~ 4.5 A, 47/63 Hz
90 ~ 264 VAC full range
8 ~ 4 A, 47 ~ 63 Hz
Self-monitoring, thermal-controlled cooling system
50 to 104°F (10 to 40°C)
10 ~ 85% (non-condensing)
RoHS, CE, TUV, FCC
18.97 x 23.22" (48.18 x 58.98 cm)
78.0 lb (35.4 kg)
Proavio DS316JS-F64T 6 Gb/s SAS Storage Solution Review