TowerRAID TR8X-B - 8 Bay SAS / SATA JBOD Storage Enclosure (Black)

TowerRAID TR8X-B - 8 Bay SAS / SATA JBOD Storage Enclosure (Black)
TowerRAID TR8X-B - 8 Bay SAS / SATA JBOD Storage Enclosure (Black)
Item# ST-SAN-TR8X-B
Regular price: $499.00
Sale price: $459.00
Model:  Controller Card Options:  This item is currently out of stock. Contact tech@sansdigital.com for more info

The TowerRAID TR8X-B is ab 8-bay tower with a single mini-SAS connection, for high transfer rates of up to 750MB/s when used with a high performance RAID controller card. Utilizing high bandwidth mini-SAS (SFF-8088) cabling, the TR8X-B supports 3Gb/s SAS or SATA hard drives to deliver superior read / write speeds that are crucial in performance-driven environments such as video editing industry and server application. The mini-SAS ports combine eight hard drives connections into two, reducing possible points of failures, while preserving uninterrupted data transfer. The TR8X-B also supports SATA drives, allowing users the option to choose between high performance and high capacity storage solutions. Hard drive and RAID controller bundles options are available. When utilizing a SAS or SATA RAID controller, the unit could effortlessly support multi-streaming of compressed high-quality playback or a single-stream of uncompressed 10-bit high definition video under various RAID modes.
Unique Features

  • Eight 3.5-inch SAS or SATA hard drives to SFF-8088 mini-SAS interfaces.
  • Accesses eight hard drives using only two cables.
  • Supports JBOD, spanning, RAID 0, 1, 1+0, 5, 6 with spare via RAID controller card.
  • Supports Areca, LSI, Intel, 3ware, Adaptec, HighPoint SAS RAID or SATA RAID controller cards.
  • Cable-less backplane design supporting hot-swappable SATA I, SATA II and SAS hard drives.
  • Supports plug & play for easy installation.
  • Compact enclosure with dust-free cover.
  • 300 watts power supply (90V to 264V).
  • Supports PC, MAC and Linux. (Please check HBA or RAID controller driver compatibility.)
 Model  TR8X-B
 Form Factor  Compact Tower
 HDD Trays  8 Hot-Swappable 3.5"
 RAID Level  JBOD (RAID Supported via Controller Card)
 Maximum Capacity  16TB
 Compatible RAID Card  Areca, Intel, LSI, Adaptec, Dell, 3ware
 Host Interface & Transfer Rate  Mini-SAS (SFF-8088) x 2
 Drive Interface  3.5 SATA I / SATA II or SAS 3Gbps
 Cooling Fan  4.7" Ball Bearing
 Power Supply  300W (90V-264V)
 Status Indicators  Status and Power LEDs
 Dimension (in)  5.9"W x 13.4"H x 13.4"D
 Weight (lb)  13
 Safety Regulations  CE, FCC, UL, RoHS
 Limited Watrranty  1 Year

 Model  TR8X-B  TR8X-B4T  TR8X-B8T  TR8X-B16T 
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 Bundle
 500GB
 SATA II * 8
 1TB
 SATA II * 8
 2TB
 SATA II * 8 
 Total Storage Size  N/A  4000GB = 4TB  8TB  16TB

 Model  TR8X-B  TR8X-B4E  TR8X-B8E  TR8X-B16E 
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 Bundle
 500GB RAID
 SATA II * 8
 1TB RAID
 SATA II * 8
 2TB RAID
 SATA II * 8 
 Total Storage Size  N/A  4000GB = 4TB  8TB  16TB

 Model  TR8X-B  TR8X-B4S  TR8X-B8S  TR8X-B16S 
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 Bundle
 500GB SAS
 SATA II * 8
 1TB SAS
 SATA II * 8
 2TB SAS
 SATA II * 8 
 Total Storage Size  N/A  4000GB = 4TB  8TB  16TB

Note: Please allow up to 3 days for hard drive installation and testing.

Note: All hard drive bundles are pre-installed and tested before shipment. Hard drives are then packaged individually to avoid damage during shipping.