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RocketStor 6418TS - 8-Bay Q-SATA Turbo RAID Tower Enclosure

  • Dual SFF-8088 Ports
  • Robust Turbo RAID Architecture intelligently utilizes system resource to accelerate RAID 0 Performance up to 3,000MB/s
  • 8x Hot-swappable HDD / SSD Drive Bays
  • Up to Eight 8TB SATA HDDs and SSDs, up to 64TB Storage Capacity
  • RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 & JBOD
  • Industry Most Cost-effective SATA RAID 6 Storage solution
  • User Friendly RAID Management Suite
  • Windows, Linux, FreeBSD and Mac compatible
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Overview

The RocketStor 6418TS utilizes 2 of HighPoint’s Q-SATA connectivity ports to directly support up to 8 SATA hard drives or SSD's in one or more RAID Storage configurations. The dual Q-SATA connectivity solution merges as the performance capabilities of eight independent 6Gb/s SATA channels into a single, super-speed connectivity solution that is capable of performing up to 2x 2,400MB/s. It is an ideal RAID storage solution for performance hungry workstations.
The RocketStor 6418TS Turbo RAID Solution is powered by our industry proven RAID stack by leveraging the powerful system resources and robust 2nd generation PCIe x8 and x16 host interface of today’s modern computing platforms. Turbo class is designed to deliver the industry's most cost-efficient RAID-6 Storage Solutions.

Connectivity Solution

Q-SATA Connectivity Solution: Q-SATA, or Quad-SATA is a connectivity Solution that utilizes SFF-8088 connectors to deliver true SATA 6Gb/s RAID Storage performance at an affordable price point. “Q” refers to the performance capability of the connection, which quadruples the SATA transfer bandwidth up to 2x 2,400MB/s, and fully optimizes RAID performance for up to 8 SATA 6Gb/s SSD or hard drives. Q-SATA features a robust locking mechanism to ensure stable and reliable storage connectivity.

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Industry’s Most Affordable RAID 6 Storage Solution

The majority of today’s PC platforms benefit from efficient, high-performance processors and abundant cost-effective memory. The RocketStor 6418TS Turbo RAID solution was designed to intelligently utilize these surplus system resources to accelerate or maximize the transfer performance potential of RAID storage applications. RocketStor Turbo Class solutions offer exceptional RAID level support including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 & JBOD.

Storage Availability & Accessibility

Robust Redundant RAID 5 & 6 Protection: The RocketStor 6418TS has integrated a series of preemptive security measures to maximize Storage uptime whenever data is needed. Redundant RAID 5 and 6 protection shields storage configurations from 1 or 2 disk failures without compromising data accessibility.

Robust RAID Recovery

Efficient RAID Recovery Solution: The RocketStor 6418TS can save and manage redundant RAID Configurations to ensure RAID accessibility and availability. This configuration data can be used to recover disabled arrays in the case of a power outage or severe hardware failure.

Open-Box Storage Solution

The RocketStor 6418TS features an “open-box” approach to storage, which grants customers the freedom to use their choice of SAS or SATA drive from all major drive brands including HGST, Seagate, Toshiba and WDC. Customers can add drives as needed to meet the evolving performance or capacity requirements of the storage application.
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The eight removable hot-swap bays support any 2.5” or 3.5” SATA Hard Drive or SSD, and up to 64TB of total storage capacity. Enterprise /NAS class drives are recommended for the RocketStor 6418TS; customers can tailor storage configurations to meet each application’s performance and budget requirements.

Simple and Easy Storage Expansion

Online Capacity Expansion and RAID Migration allow customers to modify RAID configurations or expand existing storage while avoiding complicated, time consuming backup and restoration procedures.

Intelligent Storage Management Solution

The RocketStor 6418TS includes a user-friendly web-based management interface available for Windows, and Mac OSX operating systems. Novices and experts alike, can quickly and easily configure, monitor, maintain and troubleshoot RAID configurations and individual storage devices, all from a single, unified software suite. Advanced Management Features allow customers to configure Email notification to inform one or more users of changing storage conditions while outside of the work environment, and manage storage remotely via a local network connection.

Mac & PC Compatible: The RocketStor 6418TS was designed for maximum compatibility with today's leading operating system platforms, and can be easily integrated PCIe capable Mac workstations utilizing OS X 10.6 and later, and PC's running Windows 10, 8.1, 7, Server 2012 or 2008, FreeBSD 9.0 and later, and a variety of Linux distributions including RedHat Enterprise, Open SuSE, Fedora Core, Debian, and Ubuntu .

Kit Contents

  • 1x 8-Bay Tower Enclosure
  • 1x 8-Port SATA 6Gb/s Turbo RAID PCIe2.0 x8 Host Adapter
  • 1x Low-Profile Bracket
  • 8x Drive Trays
  • 2x SFF-8088 (Q-SATA) Cables
  • 1x UL Power Cord
  • 32x 3.5” HDD mounting screws
  • 32x 2.5” SSD mounting screws
  • 1x Quick Installation Guide