Dulce Systems 16TB PRO RX g2 Hard Drive Array

Dulce Systems 16TB PRO RX g2 Hard Drive Array

Dulce Systems 16TB PRO RX g2 Hard Drive Array

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Product Highlights

  • 20Gbps PCI Express Interface
  • PCI Express x8 Host Adapter Card
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 3
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • Single Power Supply
  • 3U Rackmount
  • Mac & Windows Compatibility
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Dulce Systems PRO RX g2 overview

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The 16TB PRO RX g2 Hard Drive Array from Dulce Systems is a high-performance hard drive array that boasts impressive 20Gbps PCI Express performance. A PCI Express x8 host card, compatible with Windows and Mac computer systems, is included. The 16-disk array is housed in a 3U rackmount chassis, and can be configured as a RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, or 6.

Thanks to a 20Gbps maximum throughput, the array is capable of transferring data at extremely fast speeds: up to 800MB/sec in RAID 0 mode and up to 750MB/sec in RAID 5 mode. Most importantly, performance does not suffer when the drive begins to reach maximum capacity: there is virtually no drop-off in transfer rates until after a disk is more than 90% full. The array is more than capable of playing back multiple simultaneous streams of many varieties of HD video.

A web-based GUI RAID Console application allows you to manage your array with ease. You can configure RAID mode, set up e-mail notification, view the event logs, and monitor the array's temperature, all from the comfort of your favorite web browser.

The array connects to the controller card via a strong and secure cable, 1 meter in length. If you find yourself in want of additional storage space, you'll be happy to know that you can use Dulce's PRO EX expansion chassis to host up to 7 PRO RX systems -- up to 112TB of storage. You can daisy-chain multiple PRO EX units together for even more storage capacity.

Utilizes 20Gbps PCI Express Extender technology
Includes super-fast, energy-efficient, low-heat 8-lane PCI Express Host Bus Extender
Boasts 16 drive bays
Super-fast hardware RAID controller supports RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, JBOD
RAID controller housed in PRO RX enclosure for superior cooling and reliability
Includes a 1 meter connection cable, with optional 3 meter, 7 meter, and 10 meter cables available
Pre-loaded with hot-swappable 7200rpm SATA II 3Gbps high performance disk drives
3U rackmount form factor via optional rackmount kit
Works with Final Cut Studio, Media Composer, and Premiere Pro
Supports multiple streams of ProRes 422, RED R3D & proxy, DV, DVCPRO HD, HDV, and uncompressed SD/HD video
Web-based GUI RAID console supports e-mail notification and enclosure management
In the Box
Dulce Systems 16TB PRO RX g2 Hard Drive Array
  • PCI Express x8 Extender Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • 3.3' (1 m) x8 Extender Cable
  • Installation & User's Manual
  • 42-Month Limited Warranty
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    Dulce Systems PRO RX g2 specs

    Capacity 16TB
    Array Type Hot-swappable
    Bays 16x
    Drive Types Supported 3.5" SATA II
    Channels 1x
    Sustained Data Transfer Rate RAID 0: 800MB/sec
    RAID 3/5: 750MB/sec
    RAID 6: 700MB/sec
    Video Stream Playback HD 10-bit Uncompressed: 2
    HD 8-bit Uncompressed: 3
    SD 10-bit: 12
    SD 8-bit: 16
    DVCPRO HD: 18+
    ProRes HQ: 16
    ProRes: 18+
    2k RGB: 1
    2k Film: 1
    Array Configuration RAID
    RAID RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6
    Desktop/Rackmount 3U Rackmount
    Status Indicator Web GUI
    Input and Output Connectors 1x PCI Express
    Fan Removable Fans
    Security None
    Agency Certifications None
    System Requirements Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6; Windows XP, Vista, Server; Linux; Unix
    PCI Express x8 slot
    Electrical Requirements AC: 95-265VAC, 47-63Hz
    Consumption: 150W (Idle), 300W (Read/Write), 450W (Maximum)
    Single Power Supply
    Environmental Requirements Operating
    Temperature: 41-104°F (5-40°C)
    Humidity: 5-80%, non-condensing

    Temperature: -40-158°F (-40-70°C)
    Humidity: 5-95%, non-condensing
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.5 x 5.25 x 24" (44.5 x 13.3 x 61cm)
    Weight 65 lb (29.5kg)

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