Iomega StorCenter px2-300d 2-Bay Network Storage

Iomega StorCenter px2-300d 2-Bay Network Storage

Iomega StorCenter px2-300d 2-Bay Network Storage

B&H # IOPX2300D MFR # 36069
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Product Highlights

  • 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Port
  • 6TB Capacity (Drives Not Included)
  • Intel D525 Dual Core CPU at 1.8GHz
  • RAID Levels 0, 1
  • 1 x USB 3.0 & 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
  • Built-In Cloud Technology
  • Total Data Protection
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Iomega px2-300d overview

  • 1Description

The StorCenter px2-300d 2-Bay Network Storage from Iomega is a network storage device that is not only simple to use but simple to set up. Once set up, you can then configure your storage device via the intuitive web-based interface. This high performance drive comes equipped with a Dual Core Intel Atom D525 1.8 GHz processor and 2GB of DDR3 memory giving you the necessary hardware to multitask with ease. You can also take advantage of support for Solid State Drives aside from the traditional Hard Disk Drives.

The cloud based functionality found within the StorCenter includes EMC Atmos cloud Connector, EMC Avamar data deduplication, Iomega Personal Cloud, Mozy Pro, and Amazon S3. Each of these programs enables you to access and utilize your data stored within the StorCenter from virtually anywhere. Along with cloud based computing, you can also take advantage of extensive backup and security functionality including RAID 0, 1 and JBOD support, User Quotas, Uninterruptable Power Supply, and Configuration Backup and Restore.

Ease of Use:
•Fast, three step set up with an intuitive web-based interface
•User friendly web-based management interface
•Web Interface accessible in 16 supported languages
•Flexible Configurations with Diskless option, bring your own drives
Software Compatibility: Compatible with today's most common backup software, web browsers, media devices and computers
High Performance:
•Dual Core Intel Atom D525 1.8GHz Processor
•2GB DDR3 memory
•Dual GbE NICs
•Support for Optional Solid State Drives (SSD)
Advanced Business Features:
•Server-Class Pedigree: Server Class hard drives are used to ensure higher reliability and performance. These drives are designed to better handle rotational vibration and continuous operation for mission critical applications. Ideal for video surveillance applications
•Dual Gigabit Ethernet connectivity with high performance embedded architecture. Supports teaming or bonding modes to increase network performance or provide higher reliability with NIC failover
•Active Directory Support: Windows Active Directory Trusted Domains, MSCS and Hyper-V Live Migration support
•Application Manager: Third party applications can be installed using the embedded application manager
•iSCSI target provides block-level access for the most efficient storage utilization, especially for backup, database and email application performance. It can be used in parallel with file-level storage access via CIFS/NFS. Includes support for SCSI-3 persistent reservations
•McAfee Virus Scan Built-in, real-time on-access and automatic anti-Virus scanning and cleaning using the embedded McAfee VirusScan Enterprise
•Network File Protocols Supported: CIFS/SMB/Rally (Microsoft), NFS (Linux/UNIX), AFP/Bonjour (Apple), FTP, SFTP, TFTP
•Built-in Cloud Technology
- EMC Atmos cloud Connector
- EMC Avamar data deduplication
- Iomega Personal Cloud
- Mozy Pro
- Amazon S3
•Advanced Networking Capabilities:
- NIC bonding for failover and load balancing including 802.3ad link aggregation
- Jumbo frame support for 4000 and 9000 byte payloads
- VLAN Tagging capability to IEEE 802.1Q standard
- iSCSI persistent reservations for clustered Microsoft environments
•Data Replication / Device to Device Data Copy Jobs:
- Easily copy files to and from attached USB drives or any network share - including Iomega Personal Cloud locations - using the secure rsync or CIFS protocol. Define your Copy Job to copy/synchronize files to and from connected drives and/or any other shared storage on your network
- Schedule jobs to run on a predetermined schedule
•Expandability: Add storage capacity by connecting external USB hard disk drives. Supports read/ write on Fat32, NTFS, ext2/ext3, or HFS+ formatted drives
Advanced Disk and Power Management:
•Automatic hard drive spin-down ensures the most efficient (minimal) power consumption
•Scheduled Power: Automatically power on or turn off your Iomega StorCenter at a pre-selected time schedule
•Wake-On-LAN: Powers on your Iomega StorCenter when a "magic-packet" wake-up signal is sent over the network.(Wake-On-LAN magic packet application not included)
Video Surveillance:
•Featuring MindTree SecureMind (1 camera license included)
•Supports up to 16 Cameras per device
•Support for a large number of H.264, MPEG4 and MJPEG IP and USB connected Cameras
•Activity Based Recording
•Video Loss and Tamper Alert Detections
•Activity Alerts and "Alert-Me" reporting of alerts through email
•Control, View and Configure Cameras remotely with remote access or SecureMind mobile app for iOS or Android
•Supports Axis AVHS system
Powerful Backup & Restore Functionality:
•Symantec Backup: Iomega StorCenter network storage products are identified as compatible disk targets for Backup Exec software.
•Iomega Personal Cloud Backup: Synchronize data between personal cloud member systems and the px2-300d.
•Public Cloud Backup: Use one of the integrated 3rd party cloud-based storage services such as Amazon S3 or MozyConnect to replicate data from your px2-300d to your public cloud account.
- Cloud Disaster Recovery: Utilize two px2-300d devices in different locations and the Iomega Personal Cloud function to create your own disaster recovery scheme
- Iomega Personal Cloud: Iomega Personal Cloud is a web-based computing architecture that connects your Iomega StorCenter Network Storage Array devices to other individuals and/or devices via the Internet
- Configuration Backup and Restore: allows you to back up and restore system configuration information. Backing up a configuration saves various system properties, including users, groups, device identification, multi-device setup and Share names and permissions
- EMC Atmos Cloud Connector: The Atmos Connector software lets a user backup and share data using Iomega devices as the source and Atmos cloud technology as the target. Enabled by Iomega's integrated copy job utility, customers can set up cloud folders and configure jobs to automatically copy data to any Atmos cloud.
- Deduplicating Backup with EMC Avamar - With Avamar support on the px2-300d, users have the industry's first storage product that natively supports EMC's industry-leading Avamar sub-file deduplication for remote office/branch office (ROBO) backup
- Iomega QuikProtect: Backup all the computers on your network simply by downloading and installing the available client backup software. Also compatible with today's most common backup software applications
- Apple Time Machine Backup: Compatible backup target
- Virtualization: Iomega StorCenter devices are compatible with Citrix XenServer 5.6, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2, VMware vSphere 5.0 which makes them the most cost-effective solution for server virtualization
Total Data Protection:
•RAID Support: RAID 0, 1, and JBOD mode also available
•Native Security Support with robust username and password authorized access. Create additional users and secure their content with password protection.
•Encrypted Volume: Allows you to create an encrypted volume with an assigned password; thus securing the data on the encrypted volume
•User Quotas: Easily manage capacity by setting maximum limits per user
•RSA BSAFE technology protects installs and upgrades
•Print Server: Intelligent print sharing capability for up to 3 USB printers connected to the StorCenter px2-300d.
•Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Support: Enables unattended system shutdown via the USB port without data loss in the case of power failure.
•Configuration Backup and Restore: allows you to back up and restore system configuration information. Backing up a configuration saves various system properties, including users, groups, device identification, and Share names and permissions.
•System Status: Consolidated resource on space utilization, device information, and status. In addition, you can manage controls such as device restart from here.
•SMART Hard Drive Monitor: Continually monitors and reports on the health of all drives in the Iomega StorCenter system.
•Reporting: Email alerts and Event Logging provide up-to-the-minute updates on the status of your device even when you are away from your computer. SNMP agent monitoring helps administrators centrally manage the StorCenter.
In the Box
Iomega StorCenter px2-300d 2-Bay Network Storage
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Power Supply
  • Printed Quick Start Guide
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Iomega px2-300d specs

    Form Factor Compact desktop form factor
    Processor 1.8 GHz Intel D525 Atom Dual Core CPU with 2GB RAM
    Hard Drive Accepts 2 x 3.5" Hard Drives
    RAID Levels RAID 0, 1
    USB Ports 1 x USB 3.0
    2 x USB 2.0
    Ethernet Ports 2 x RJ45 10/100/1000Mbps (GbE) Ethernet Ports
    LAN Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u
    iSCSI LUNs Up to 256 LUNs
    Client Computers for System Access Windows, Mac, Linux
    VGA VGA port for local display with MindTree SecureMind VMS
    Power AC Voltage 100-240 VAC
    Acoustic Acoustic noise -33 dBA maximum
    Language Options User interface localized for English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, Turkish, Swedish, and Polish
    Operating System EMC LifeLine - A fully-developed Linux operating environment and suite of applications
    System Requirements PC Users:
    Pentium 300Mhz processor or higher
    Must meet minimum RAM requirements for your operating system
    Microsoft Windows XP or newer - exclusive of XP 64 bit for Personal Cloud
    Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0, Firefox 3.x
    Available 10/100/1000 Mbps network Ethernet port (required)

    Mac Users:
    Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.7
    Firefox 3.x; Safari 4, Chrome 6 or later browser
    Must meet minimum RAM requirements for your operating system
    Available 10/100/1000 Mbps network Ethernet port (required)

    Linux Users:
    Supported Linux distributions: Redhat 9, Enterprise 4/5, Ubunta 7.10 - 10.10, Fedora Core 7/8, Fedora Core 5/6, Debian 4, OpenSUSE 10.3
    Network adapter 10/100/1000 Ethernet
    Personal Cloud & Remote Access Requirements Internet connection
    Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) compatible router or administrative rights to port forward
    To implement Personal Cloud, the user must have the ability to expose a specific port to the internet
    Recommended minimum sustained connection speeds for a good Personal Cloud experience
    Download: 2.5 Mbit/s
    Updload: 500Kbit/s
    Personal Cloud is not compatible with Active Directory
    Personal Cloud is not compatible with XP 64 bit
    Dimensions (W x L x H) 8.91 x 4.97 x 8.18" (22.63 x 12.62 x 20.78 cm)
    Weight 8.6 lb (3.9 kg) with 2 HDDs
    5.7 lb (5.3 kg) with 0 HDDs
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.0 x 12.1 x 7.4"

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