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Ciphertex Family of Secure, Portable Storage Systems

Ciphertex is the leading provider of secure, portable data storage systems using advanced AES 256-bit encryption hardware, guaranteeing the highest level of data security and performance. Computer forensics and cyber investigation agencies use Ciphertex encrypted hard drives and storage systems for evidence collection and to ensure successful representation of data when call on as a forensic data expert witness. Expanding the product line well beyond forensic investigation, Ciphertex uses their portable, encrypted RAID and NAS to protect some of the world’s most important data as it travels between physical locations in Health Care, Media and Entertainment, Oil & Gas, Government/Military, and IT Security applications.

Ciphertex differentiates itself from the rest of the storage industry by securing data with real-time AES 256-bit encryption/decryption implemented in hardware in an ergonomically designed, portable direct attached storage system and in software in powerful NAS systems. As a data storage system it also provides outstanding performance, networking, and management capabilities at a competitive price. Each multi-bay Ciphertex system offers easy setup and operation via its graphical user interface combined with a powerful data management software suite. The latest drive technology provides performance, reliability, and portability in systems expandable from 60GB to 48TB of storage capacity. Thoughtful design enables connectivity to all major system interfaces (eSATA , USB 3.0/2.0 and Firewire 400/800) including providing the only portable NAS with both GigE as well as 10GbE. The Ciphertex secure data storage systems also provide support for all major operating systems and their applications. This total package led Ciphertex to be named the best in Interop 2011.

 

Single Drives

RAID Systems

NAS Servers




Product

 

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Capacity



500GB – 1TB
SSD: 120 - 480GB  



500GB – 2TB
SSD: 120 - 480GB 



2.5TB – 5TB
SSD: 600GB - 2.4TB



5TB – 20TB
SSD: 600GB - 2.4TB 



8TB – 32TB



5TB – 20TB



6 - 24TB



10TB – 40TB



12TB – 48TB


Number
of Drives



1



1



5



5



8



5


6



10



12



Connectivity



USB 2.0



USB 2.0


eSATA
USB 3.0
FW800
USB 2


eSATA
USB 3.0
FW800
USB 2



SAS Connection



1GbE



1GbE
10GbE



1GbE
10GbE



1GbE
10GbE



RAID Levels
What is RAID? 




N/A




N/A



0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5,
LARGE, CLONE



0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5,
LARGE, CLONE



0, 1, 10(1E), 3, 5, 6,
30,50,60 and JBOD


Single Disk
JBOD
RAID 0 / 1
5 / 5+Hot Spare
6 / 6+ Hot Spare


Single Disk
JBOD
RAID 0 / 1
5 / 5+Hot Spare
6 / 6+ Hot Spare


Single Disk
JBOD
RAID 0 / 1
5 / 5+Hot Spare
6 / 6+ Hot Spare


Single Disk
JBOD
RAID 0 / 1
5 / 5+Hot Spare
6 / 6+ Hot Spare


Performance



30 MB/s



35 MB/s



220 MB/s



240 MB/s


-



120 MB/s


120 MB/s
1000 MB/s (10GbE)


120 MB/s
1000 MB/s (10GbE)


120 MB/s
1000 MB/s (10GbE)


Warranty


2 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


2 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


1 years parts & labor
Lifetime support


Supported
Users




Individual




Individual




Individual




Individual




Individual



Small Office
Medium Office



Medium Office
Large Office



Medium Office
Large Office




Enterprise


Processor



N/A



N/A



On-Board



On-Board



On-Board


 Intel® Atom™
1.8GHz
Dual Core Processor 


Intel® Core™ i3-2120
3.3GHz 
Dual Core Processor


Intel® Core™ i3-2120
3.3GHz 
Dual Core Processor


Intel Xeon E3-1225
3.1GHz
Quad Core Processor


Encrytion


Hardware Based
AES 256-bit


Hardware Based
AES 256-bit


Hardware Based
AES 256-bit


Hardware Based
AES 256-bit


-


Software Based
AES 256-bit


Software Based
AES 256-bit


Software Based
AES-256 Bit


Software Based
AES-256 Bit