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

TowerRAID TR8X - 8 Bay SAS / SATA JBOD Storage Enclosure (Silver)
TowerRAID TR8X - 8 Bay SAS / SATA JBOD Storage Enclosure (Silver)
Item# ST-SAN-TR8X
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 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 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 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
 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  TR8X4T  TR8X8T  TR8X16T 
 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  TR8X4E  TR8X8E  TR8X16E 
 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  TR8X4S  TR8X8S  TR8X16S 
 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.