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 Overview

Key Features

  • Thunderbolt™2 interface with 20Gbps of throughput in both channels 
  • Solid 2U 16-bay (2.5") rackmount chassis
  • Rear swappable integrated plate drawer for Mac mini
  • Supports sixteen (16) 2.5 inch SSD or HDD Trays
  • 3 PCIe slots support full length and full height PCIe cards
  • Individual key lock on each HDD tray for physical security
  • Server-grade single power supply
2U 16-bay Thunderbolt™ 2 Storage and PCIe Expansion Rackmount Solution
The NA338TB Thunderbolt™ 2 enclosure turns any Mac mini platform into an Enterprise-class rackmount server. With up to 128TB of integrated storage and 3 built-in PCIe slots for PCIe card expansion, the NA338TB is ideal for high-speed SAN architecture. The PCIe expansion slots support Thunderbolt™ Aware PCIe cards, including RocketRAID host adapters, Media Capture cards, and Fibre channel or 10G network interface cards.
Transforms Mac mini platforms into Media Servers!
The Thunderbolt™ NA338TB is equipped with two Thunderbolt™ 2 ports capable of daisy-chaining up to 6 Thunderbolt™ devices and delivering blistering 20Gbps bi-directional I/O performance. Mac mini systems can be easily integrated into the NA338TB chassis using the quick-access removable rear -panel.
Space Efficient, Robust Rackmount design keeps your storage devices cool and secure
Integrated cooling fans and front and rear-panel ventilation ensures the Mac mini platform and PCIe expansion cards operate at the coolest conditions possible to keep high-performance applications running smoothly. The space-saving architecture transforms the Mac mini into enterprise-class server with built-in PCIe expansion and mass storage capability.
Built-In Storage Capability
The 16 internal drive bays support industry standard 2.5" SAS/SATA hard drives or SSD's.
PCIe Expansion Solution
The 3 integrated PCIe slots support a extensive selection of Thunderbolt™ Aware PCIe cards, including HighPoint RocketRAID host adapters.
16-Port PCIe RAID Storage Solution: RocketRAID 2740

HighPoint’s RocketRAID 2740 is an ideal match for the NA338TB. This 16-channel PCIe 2.0 x8 6Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID HBA can be installed into one of the NA338TB’s PCIe 2.0 slots and can directly support drives installed into any of the 16 hot-swap bays via industry standard Mini-SAS cables.

The RocketRAID 2740 employs HighPoint's industry-proven Value RAID Architecture, and can support a wide-range of storage configurations for Mac and PC platforms, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, 50 & JBOD.

PCIe Compatibility
Brand Name Model
RAID Card Support
HighPoint RocketRAID 2740 RocketRAID 2740
Software Downloads (PC)
RocketRAID 2740
Software Downloads (Mac)
Audio Card Support
RME HDSPe MADI HDSPe AIO  
HDSPe AES HDSPe RayDAT  
Universal Audio UAD-2 DUO (version 6.3.1+) UAD-2 QUAD  
Video Card Support
BlackMagic DeckLink Studio DeckLink Quad Intensity Pro
DeckLink HD 3D DeckLink 4K (version 9.5+)  
Matrox Mojito MAX
AJA Kona 3G (version 10.3+) Kona LHi Kona LHe Plus
RED RED ROCKET™ RED ROCKET-X  
10G Networking Card
ATTO Fast Frame NS11 Fast Frame NS12  
Fast Frame NS14 Fast Frame CS11  
Fast Frame CS12 Fast Frame CS14  
Myricom 10G-PCIE-8B-2C 10G-PCIE-8B-2S 10G-PCIE-8B-C
10G-PCIE-8B-S 10G-PCIE2-8B2-2C  
10G-PCIE2-8B2-2S (version v1.3.1+)    
Small Tree PETG1 series (version v2.14+) PETG2 series PETG4 series