QNAP TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure

QNAP TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure

QNAP TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure

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Product Highlights

  • 6 x 2.5", 9 x 3.5"/2.5" SATA Drive Bays
  • 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 Quad-Core
  • 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM
  • 2 x 10GbE SFP+ | 4 x Gigabit Ethernet
  • Thunderbolt 3 | USB 3.0 | USB 2.0 | HDMI
  • RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, + Hot Spare, JBOD
  • Up to 1600 MB/s File Transfer Speeds
  • AES 256-Bit Volume Encryption
  • Dual 450W Redundant Power Supplies
  • QTS 4.3 Operating System
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CPU + RAM: 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 + 16GB RAM

3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 + 16GB RAM 3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-7700 + 32GB RAM

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  • 1Description

Upgraded with Thunderbolt 3 and an Intel 7th-Gen Kaby Lake processor, the TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure from QNAP is a Thunderbolt 3/NAS/iSCSI SAN triple solution that can handle collaboration between up to four Mac and Windows devices. As its increased bandwidth allows for smooth 4K video transfers and online editing, the TVS-1282T3 is well-suited for Thunderbolt 3 systems that are engaging in 4K workflows, file storage, and high-speed sharing, especially SNG/OB van live media production that requires frequent relocation. It has also been designed with tiered storage, application-based partitioning, and network traffic distribution.

The TVS-1582TU is powered by a 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 Quad-Core processor and 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM in a 2 x 8GB configuration, which can be upgraded to 64GB. Network connectivity is achieved using the four Gigabit Ethernet ports and two 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ ports, the latter of which help to further enhance on-the-fly video editing and rapid file sharing. This NAS also supports JBOD and a variety of RAID modes, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and hot spare, each of which offer data redundancy, speed, or a combination of both.

This 15-bay enclosure has the ability to natively house both 3.5" and 2.5" SATA III and SATA II hard drives or SSD drives. There are nine drive bays that can accept both 3.5" and 2.5" drives, and there are also six dedicated 2.5" drive bays. The TVS-1582TU can reach a throughput of up to 1600 MB/s, and using the external four 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 ports, four 5 Gb/s USB 3.0 Type-A ports, four 480 Mb/s USB 2.0 Type-A ports, and one HDMI 1.4b port, this QNAP NAS can be connected to other QNAP devices, as well as other external drives and displays. Additionally, the TVS-1582TU is validated with FIPS 140-2 AES 256-bit encryption, helping to prevent sensitive business data from unauthorized access and breaches.

Using QNAP's tiered storage functionality, storage efficiency is optimized across the available SATA SSDs and SATA HDDs. Frequently used "hot" data is stored on high-performance SSD tiers, while less-accessed "cold" data is kept on higher-capacity hard drives. As data priorities change, material will be shifted between the SSDs and HDDs.

The TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure operates using dual redundant 450W power supplies that run on 90-264 VAC. Included are four Ethernet cables, two power cords, flat head screws for 2.5" drives, and flat head screws for 3.5" drives. Protection is provided by a limited 2-year warranty.

General Features

Thunderbolt 3 NAS
Featuring a high-performance 7th Generation 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 Quad-Core processor and 16GB of DDR4 RAM, the TVS-1582TU drives system performance for CPU-demanding applications. The TVS-1582TU Thunderbolt 3 NAS not only features Thunderbolt 3 technology for faster data transfers, but also has dual 10GbE ports, giving you increased flexibility for network connectivity. The Thunderbolt 3 ports on the TVS-1582TU are also compatible with 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-C cables and devices. 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 2 and allows compatibility with a greater number of USB devices for transferring large media files.
A Reliable NAS Solution for SNG/OB Van Live Production
TV and film productions and outdoor broadcasting require on-location recording, and need their videos to be backed up immediately to prevent file loss. For the live outdoor broadcasting of sporting events, concerts, or seminars, the videos usually require on-site editing before sending to TV stations for broadcast. The TVS-1582TU can fit in a standard 19" rack to function well on a moving vehicle or in an outdoor media editing environment. Coupled with its Thunderbolt 3, 10GbE network, and 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 ports for high-speed data transfer and backup tasks, the TVS-1582TU provides a suitable storage center for these working environments.
Efficient Media Collaboration for Mac and Windows
The TVS-1582TU is a good match for Thunderbolt 3-capable MacBook Pro systems, and is backward-compatible with Thunderbolt 2 devices via a Thunderbolt 3 (USB Type-C) to Thunderbolt 2 converter. The higher bandwidth is especially suited for creative professionals and enthusiasts from photographers and filmmakers to graphic designers who focus more on 4K or 3D workflows. Final Cut Pro X 10.3 adds support for the SMB protocol, allowing you to easily store files on the TVS-1582TU and share files with Windows and other devices using Thunderbolt, 10GbE, or 1GbE connections. Up to 4 Thunderbolt devices can connect to the TVS-1582TU to process real-time video editing simultaneously without impacting NAS performance, while 4K videos can be directly displayed using the NAS' HDMI output. The TVS-1582TU's large capacity potential provides a large storage solution with performance for high-resolution file storage and I/O-intensive tasks to increase productivity in multi-workstation environments.
Robust and Reliable Hardware
The TVS-1582TU is a 15-bay hybrid storage solution supporting 3.5" hard drives and 2.5" hard drives/SSDs in one chassis. Businesses can create the cost-effective storage by implementing suitable drives based on their needs.
  • 9 x 3.5"/2.5" SATA Slots: Supports SATA III 6 Gb/s hard drives and SSDs
  • 6 x 2.5" SATA SSD Slots: Used for caching or high-performance storage pools
  • Hot-Swappable Fans: Four hot-swappable and easily replaceable 60mm cooling fans]
  • DDR4 2133 MHz Memory: Supports four DDR4 RAM modules (up to 64GB total)
  • 7th Gen Intel Core Processors: 14nm 7th Generation Intel Core multi-core processors support DDR4 RAM and PCIe 3.0 per lane throughput
  • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet Ports: Allows optimized network traffic distribution with Thunderbolt 3 and 10GbE ports for diverse applications
  • 1 x HDMI Output: Supports 4K Ultra HD for displaying resolutions up to 3840 x 2160 for an immersive audiovisual experience
  • 2 x 10GbE SFP+ Ports: Boosts iSCSI/NFS/CIFS network transfer for virtualization applications, data backup/restoration, and massive data transmission
  • 4 x Thunderbolt 3 Ports: Thunderbolt 3 provides up to 40 Gb/s of bandwidth, allows USB Type-C devices, and supports USB 3.1 (USB 3.1 Gen 2) for up to 10 Gb/s transfer speeds
  • Tiered Storage, Application-Based Partitioning, and Network Traffic Distribution
    The hardware design of TVS-1582TU can facilitate optimized storage deployment based on different usage scenarios. With Qtier Technology that empowers Auto Tiering, the TVS-1582TU can automatically move frequently-used "hot" data to high-performance SSD storage tiers and less-accessed "cold" data to lower-cost, higher-capacity SATA drives, making the TVS-1582TU an efficient shared resource. Qtier now supports "On-Demand Allocation Priority," providing customizable flexibility to arrange tiered storage suited for your system environments and application demands.

    Application-based Partitioning is aware that every application has varying levels of performance requirements. For example, Surveillance Station requires higher-priority access to storage to ensure the integrity of recordings, while normal transmission speeds are sufficient for file sharing. However, when multiple applications are running on the same storage media, the required throughput level cannot be guaranteed, as the storage media is busy handling I/O requests from all of them. The TVS-1582TU supports SSD and SATA hard drives, and they can be configured as independent partitions for different applications, ensuring a sufficient throughput level for every application.

    Network Traffic Distribution utilizes 1GbE ports, 10GbE ports, and Thunderbolt 3 ports so that the TVS-1582TU can allow applications to use dedicated interfaces to meet network traffic distribution requirements. Network interfaces can also be easily managed with the Network & Virtual Switch app, which enables optimized network resources for TVS-1582TU, virtual machines, and containerized apps. No matter if they are business organizations or individual users, they can effortlessly manage network connections by using the Network & Virtual Switch.
    Optimize 4K Workflows with 4K HDMI Output
    The TVS-1582TU supports 4K @ 30 Hz through HDMI output, providing great benefits for applications like video production/editing, industrial design, and professional photography that demand on-image resolution and color realism, as well as intensive media storage, transfer, and display. While the TVS-1582TU makes it easily usable in racks on SNG/OB vehicles, it provides a quality and efficient 4K storage environment for fast-paced media industries. Powered by 14nm 7th Generation Intel multi-core processors with Intel HD Graphics, the TVS-1582TU delivers real-time 4K (H.264) and 1080p video transcoding to convert videos to universal formats that can be smoothly played on PCs, mobile devices, and Smart TVs.
    Access 10GbE Networks over Thunderbolt with Thunderbolt-to-Ethernet (T2E)
    As Apple computers do not natively support 10 Gigabit Ethernet, Mac users previously needed to purchase a Thunderbolt-to-Ethernet adapter to connect to high-speed Ethernet networks. The Thunderbolt-to-Ethernet (T2E) allows computers without Ethernet ports (such as the MacBook Pro) to access 10GbE network resources over a Thunderbolt connection to the TVS-1582TU. This saves users from having to buy adapters or converters and greatly streamlines the connectivity process.
    Thunderbolt 3/NAS/iSCSI SAN Triple Solution
    The TVS-1582TU can simultaneously run general Ethernet services in addition to the Thunderbolt 3 network, completely independently and with no bandwidth interference. As a NAS that combines Thunderbolt, NAS, and iSCSI SAN into one box, the TVS-1582TU prevents the restriction of DAS connecting to only one device, and breaks the cost barrier for creating 10GbE high-speed network environments.
    Thunderbolt NAS Mode
    Simply attach your computer to the TVS-1582TU with a Thunderbolt 3 cable and you will find the TVS-1582TU in the Finder/File Explorer with accessible shared folders available for you. It is plug-and-use and completely simple.
    Ethernet NAS Mode
    The TVS-1582TU also features Ethernet networking for flexible file sharing across multiple devices simultaneously using SMB/CIFS, AFP, and NFS for sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX networks. Use Qfinder Pro to find the TVS-1582TU attached to your computer, and you can find the Thunderbolt IP and Ethernet IP for file sharing based on your needs.
    iSCSI SAN Block-Based Mode
    The TVS-1582TU supports iSCSI SAN configurations, while the Thunderbolt interface can contribute a lot to iSCSI SAN storage performance. After creating an iSCSI target on the TVS-1582TU, you can access the iSCSI with your computer through Thunderbolt IP.
    Flexibly Attach, Share, and Expand in Four Ways
    High Accessibility (Mac + JBOD) mode allows three Mac workstations to be attached to the TVS-1582TU via Thunderbolt 3 ports for online video editing, while the remaining Thunderbolt 3 port is used for storage expansion by connecting up to six NAS expansion enclosures (TX-500P / TX-800P). You can also take advantage of the built-in 10GbE LAN card for multi-device file sharing over a 10GbE network at the same time.

    Optimal Collaboration (Mac + Mac) is designed for when multiple workstations are used together to speed up a project. Each workstation can be connected separately to the Thunderbolt 3 ports on the TVS-1582TU for simultaneous, speedy video editing.

    Dividing Resources (Mac + NAS) should be used for large-sized video productions that require multiple servers to increase productivity with different workflow stages, such as capturing, editing, production, post-production, and dubbing. In this situation, it can be helpful to daisy-chain an additional six TVS-1582TU units to the original TVS-1582TU and arrange each NAS for dedicated workflow stages, while the other Thunderbolt 3 ports are connected to the workstations for smoothly accessing large-sized video files. Meanwhile, each TVS-1582TU allows file sharing with multiple devices through Gigabit or 10 Gigabit Ethernet networks.

    Seamless Expansion (JBOD + JBOD) helps assure users that massive files are safely stored on the TVS-1582TU, which supports seamless capacity expansion to offer you abundant storage. You can connect multiple QNAP storage expansion enclosures to the TVS-1582TU through Thunderbolt 3 ports or USB ports to enjoy huge storage capacity and share files via a 10GbE network.
    QTS Operating System
    The intuitive QTS features a modern flat design to help you manage QNAP NAS easily. QTS provides an intelligent desktop, graphical dashboard, drag-and-drop icons, and grouped shortcuts to make storage and file management extremely simple. You can even open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater operating efficiency. The built-in App Center contains install-on-demand apps to provide potentially limitless potential for the NAS.
    QRM+: Centralized Management Solution for Networked Computing Devices
    QRM+ is QNAP's Centralized Management Solution, designed for IT teams, for networked computing devices. It provides a single-point solution to discover, map, monitor, and manage all of the critical computing devices (including servers, PCs, and thin clients) in your network, and facilitates device discovery with the graphical topology diagram. QRM+ supports IPMI 2.0, provides remote KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) for certain IPMI devices, and supports tracking every action using KVM recording and playback. Simply install QRMAgent on your Windows and Linux devices and you will see their system status on the QRM+ management interface. With centralized management using QRM+ on the TVS-1582TU, IT infrastructure and device security is enhanced while troubleshooting and network resource performance analysis is simplified.
    Integrated Virtualization and Container Solutions
    Virtualization Station allows you to host virtual machines (VM) on the TVS-1582TU and access them via a web browser or VNC. It supports multiple operating systems, fast VM creation, VM backup & restoration, VM import/export, snapshot, and Device Management for centrally managing VMs. The TVS-1582TU also features Container Station, integrates LXC and Docker lightweight virtualization technologies, allowing you to operate multiple isolated Linux systems on the NAS, as well as download apps from the built-in Docker Hub Registry. Containers Station also supports the QIoT Containers platform that helps quickly structure your IoT environment and deployment on your private IoT cloud.
    Storage for Comprehensive Virtualization Applications
    The TVS-1582TU is a comprehensive iSCSI/IP-SAN storage solution, and supports VMware, Citrix, Microsoft Hyper-V, and Windows Server 2012 R2, benefiting flexible deployment and management in virtualization environments. The TVS-1582TU supports VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi server and Hyper-V respectively, and supports QNAP vSphere Client plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced operational efficiency and management in virtualization applications.
    Comprehensive Security
    QNAP's full NAS encryption by volume-based technology helps ensure data security by encrypting all of the files stored in the default shared folders on the TVS-1582TU. Besides AES 256-bit encryption for both volumes and shared folders, the TVS-1582TU also provides numerous security options, such as antivirus, encrypted access, IP blocking, 2-step verification, and more.
    Backup & Disaster Recovery
    The TVS-1582TU offers flexible backup solutions for Windows and Mac users, Volume/LUN snapshots (up to 256 snapshots per volume or LUN, and maximum 1024 snapshots per NAS), Folder snapshot, Snapshot Replica and Clone, and disaster recovery solutions, including RTRR, rsync, and cloud storage backup (Amazon Glacier, Azure Storage, Google Cloud Storage, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive for Business, Dropbox, and more) are also included.
    Simplify Email Management with QmailAgent
    QmailAgent helps you centrally manage and switch between different email accounts. Besides composing, reading, and organizing emails, you can directly attach files from the TVS-1582TU when composing emails. The QmailClient companion app for iOS and Android works alongside QmailAgent to provide convenient access to multiple email accounts from mobile devices. You can use QmailAgent together with Qsirch, which supports searching through the .eml files stored on the TVS-1582TU, or quickly send emails to people and groups by using the Qcontactz app.
    Fast Data Filing and Searching to Increase Productivity
    The TVS-1582TU provides Qfiling and Qsirch for effortlessly organizing and searching for files, providing you with a highly-efficient data storage center. Qfiling automates file organization - simply determine filing conditions, set a schedule, and files will be organized and archived based on your settings. The Qsirch full-text search tool features quick file searching and supports thumbnail previews, content abstract, keyword hints, and more. Both Qfiling and Qsirch provide huge productivity boosts that reduce the time spent looking for files on the NAS, allowing you to focus on other tasks.
    QVR Pro Surveillance Solution
    The TVS-1582TU supports QVR Pro (Beta) that integrates QNAP's professional QVR system into the QTS operating system. You can arrange a dedicated, independent storage space for surveillance data on the NAS and leverage the advantages of scalability and storage manageability from QTS. QVR Pro features a flexible monitoring interface that allows adjusting the proportion and monitor view of IP cameras, supports an upgraded timeline feature that provides instant video search and quick view identification in live monitoring mode, and allows for monitoring views and playing back images without switching between windows. Additional functions like batch adding and editing cameras and searching for cameras across different LANs further save the cost and time in deploying and maintaining a complete surveillance system. With the QUSBCam2 App, you can use a USB camera as an ONVIF network camera. Simply connect it to your TVS-1582TU and you can view real-time images without installing any software. Through QVR Pro, you can even store recordings for playback, allowing you to build a surveillance system with minimum budget.
    Expand Storage Capacity for Massive Data
    Besides attaching QNAP expansion enclosures, the TVS-1582TU's storage capacity can also be increased by using VJBOD. With VJBOD, the storage capacity of other QNAP NAS devices can be used as virtual disks that can be mounted as local disks on the TVS-1582TU for shares, applications, or even creating another LUN. You can use the QTS Storage Manager to handle NAS capacity expansion and storage expansion enclosure management.

    When combining the 15 drive bays of the TVS-1582TU with the below RAID expansion enclosures, the total number of supported hard drives are, between the NAS and the enclosure:
  • UX-500P: 20
  • UX-800P: 23
  • UX-800U-RP: 23
  • UX-1200U-RP: 27
  • TX-500P: 45 (with up to six TX-500P units)
  • TX-800P: 63 (with up to six TX-800P units)
  • UPC: 885022013319
    In the Box
    QNAP TVS-1582TU 15-Bay NAS Enclosure
  • 4 x Ethernet Cables
  • 2 x Power Cords
  • Flat Head Screws for 3.5" HDDs
  • Flat Head Screws for 2.5" HDDs
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description
    Hardware Specifications
    CPU 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 Quad-Core
    System Memory Total Memory: 16 GB (2 x 8 GB)
    Maximum Memory: 64 GB (4 x 16 GB)
    Total DIMM Slots: 4
    Flash Memory 512 MB DOM
    Hard Drive Trays 6 x 2.5" SSD
    9 x 2.5"/3.5" HDD or SSD
    Drive Interface SATA III 6 Gb/s or SATA II 3 Gb/s (hot-swappable)
    Ports 4 x Thunderbolt 3
    4 x USB 3.0 Type-A
    4 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    2 x 10GbE SFP+
    4 x Gigabit Ethernet
    1 x HDMI 1.4b
    LED Indicators System status, 2.5" SSD, 3.5" HDD
    Buttons System: Power button, Reset button
    System Warning Buzzer
    Form Factor 2 RU (rackmount)
    Sound Level Sound Pressure (LpAm, bystander position): 53.9 dB
    Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Relative Humidity 5 to 95% non-condensing, wet bulb: 81°F / 27°C
    Power Supply 2 x 450 W (redundant power)
    Input: 90-264 VAC
    PCIe Slots 1 x PCIe Gen 3.0 x8
    2 x PCIe Gen 3.0 x4

    Note: The PCIe slots are all occupied by two Thunderbolt 3 cards and a 10GbE adapter
    Fans 4 x 60 mm smart cooling fans
    Dimensions 3.46 x 17.4 x 20.9" / 87.9 x 442 x 531 mm
    Weight 31.26 lb / 14.18 kg
    Software Specifications
    Operating System QTS 4.3 (embedded Linux)
    Supported Browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer 10+
    Google Chrome
    Apple Safari 7+
    Mozilla Firefox
    File System Internal Hard Drives: EXT4
    External Hard Drives: EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+, and exFAT
    Networking TCP/IP (IPv4 & IPv6: Dual Stack)
    Jumbo frame (failover, multi-IP settings, port trunking/NIC teaming)
    Service binding based on network interfaces
    Squid Proxy server
    Proxy client
    DHCP client, DHCP server
    Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS(v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP, and SMSC
    UPnP & Bonjour Discovery
    USB Wi-Fi Adapter Support
    Security Network access protection with auto-blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, and AFP
    CIFS host access control for shared folders
    FIPS 140-2 validated AES 256-bit volume-based and shared folder data encryption
    AES 256-bit external drive encryption
    Importable SSL certificates. Supports certificates from Let's Encrypt
    Instant alerts via email, SMS, beep, push service, and LCD panel
    2-step verification
    QVPN Service VPN Server
    Secure remote access with PPTP, L2TP/IPSec, and OpenVPN VPN services
    Up to 100 clients
    Supports domain users as VPN users

    VPN Client
    Supports PPTP, L2TP/IPSec, and OpenVPN VPN protocols
    Supports importing .ovpn files to create OpenVPN connections
    iSCSI (IP SAN) iSCSI target with multi-LUNs per target (Up to 256 targets/LUNs combined)
    Supports LUN mapping & masking
    Online LUN capacity expansion
    Support for SPC-3 persistent reservation
    Supports MPIO & MC/S
    iSCSI LUN backup, one-time snapshot, and restoration
    iSCSI connection and management by QNAP Windows Qfinder
    Virtual disk drive (via iSCSI initiator)
    Stack chaining master
    Max No. of virtual disk drives: 8
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