The TowerSTOR TS5CT is a hardware RAID 5 five bay tower enclosure that utilizes the widely available USB 2.0 , Firewire 800 (1394b) and performance orientated eSATA interfaces to provide over 200MB/s of performance. With built-in support for RAID 0, 1, 10, 3, 5 with hot-spare support, the TS5CT provides hardware RAID redundancy protection against hard drive failure. The new RAID mode, CLONE mode/N-Way Mirror is also introduced to support same copy of the data in all of the hard drives installed. Since RAID engine is embedded in the enclosure, all RAID algorithm calculation can be offloaded to the storage unit to provide optimum performance. Designed with easy installation in mind, the TS5CT comes with 5 easy to install hard drives trays for hot-swap support. The TS5CT is the ultimate eSATA RAID 5 storage for all of your storage needs.
- Supports SATA I (1.5Gb/s) and SATA II (3Gb/s) hard drives.
- Over 2TB per volume via eSATA Firewire 800 (1394b), and USB on OS that support 2TB and above.
- Automatic HDD insertion / removal detection and rebuild.
- Hardware RAID with standard Interface. No extra drivers required.
- Includes five hot-swappable hard drive trays for easy hard disk replacement
- Compact, stylish 5 bay tower design.
- Hardware RAID, supporting RAID 0, 1, 10, 3, 5, Clone and hot spare disk.
- Over 200MB/s read and 170MB/s write performance.
- Firewire 800 (1394b), eSATA and USB 2.0 interface.
- Built-in hardware RAID design; no driver and no additional RAID controller needed.
- New Clone mode (N-way Mirror) - all the hard drives connected will be mirrored. Clone mode is especially useful when users would like to copy data form a hard drive to several hard drives at the same time.