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The G-Technology G-SPEED eS 16000GB with RAID Controller Kit from B&H includes the G-SPEED eS high-performance eSATA RAID storage for SD / HD production and the PCIe x 4 RAID controller with built-in Web GUI.
The G-SPEED eS RAID solutions provide professional content creators with high performance, high storage capacity, and fail-safe operation. This compact and whisper-quiet device features a 3G eSATA interface and 4 hot-swappable HGST Ultrastar 7200 RPM SATA drives. When used with the PCIe 4 x RAID controller, a single G-SPEED eS system supports up to 4 simultaneous streams of ProRes422 HQ or 1 stream of uncompressed 1080 / 60i. As many as 4 G-SPEED eS enclosures can be attached to a single workstation, providing up to 64TB of high-performance RAID protected storage.
The G-Technology PCIe 4x RAID controller is to be used with the G-SPEED eS system. It supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, and JBOD, and is conjured and monitored via a full-featured Web GUI. This flexibility enables the system to be tuned to the required level of performance and fault-tolerance necessary to support your application. The G-SPEED eS system can also be set up as a software RAID or JBOD when used with thirdparty port multiplier aware eSATA host adapters. This controller has a built-in Web GUI that can be accessed via any local internet browser. This simple GUI is used to configure and monitor the RAID system. Many aspects of the system are monitored and in the event of a problem, G-SPEED eS can send an email message to you alerting you of trouble.
Note: The G-SPEED eS is not supported by Windows XP or older 32-bit operating systems which limit maximum volume size to 2.2TB. G-SPEED eS is compatible with Mac OS X, Windows Vista or other 64-bit operating systems.
G-Technology 16TB G-Speed eS Hard Drive Array
The 16TB G-Speed eS Hard Drive Array from G-Technology contains four bays each featuring hot swappable technology making it easy to swap out a drive without shutting down your system. This compact aluminum enclosure contains two "smart" cooling fans ensuring the drives stay cool. Each slot on the enclosure it capable of handling drives of up to 16TB making for a total enclosure capacity of up to 48TB.
This enclosure supports a variety of RAID configurations including RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, or it can be used as JBOD. The varying RAID configurations provide you with the option to choose the performance or your hard drives. RAID 0 provides optimal performance with no redundancy, while RAID 10 provides maximum redundancy at the expense of performance. Each 3.5" 3Gbit SATA drive hot swappable drive and contains a rotational speed of 7200RPMs, as well as a 32MB cache.
High-speed RAID designed specifically for professional content creation applications
Whisper quiet aluminum enclosure features four hot-swappable drives and 3Gbit eSATA connectivity
Supports multi-stream SD, ProRes 422 and uncompressed HD workflows when used with G-Tech RAID controller
The HighPoint Rocket SATA 3Gbps 4-Port PCI Express x4 eSATA RAID Controller from G-Technology is a PCI Express eSATA controller with hardware RAID capabilities. The card adds 4 eSATA ports to your computer, each capable of bus transfer speeds of 3Gb/s. It is port-multiplier aware and fully compatible with Windows and Mac OS X. The card is identical to the host card that ships with the G-SPEED eS.
eSATA storage supports bus transfer rates of up to 300MB/sec
Type - 4x SATA II
RPM - 7200
Cache - Up to 32MB per drive
2 x "smart" cooling fans
Optional RAID Controller
4-port, PCIe x4, RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 or JBOD
(configured via web GUI)
RAID controller: Mac Pro (Intel processor) or PC with available PCIe x4 slot:
Mac OSX 10.5 or higher
G-SPEED eS is compatible with third-party port multiplier aware host adapters