The Total Network Storage Solution
Secure, reliable, high performing, rugged and easy to manage storage solutions are crucial to any business.
The Ciphertex CX-4K-NAS server, which serves as both IP SAN (iSCSI) and NAS, can be easily utilized in different
business and enterprise applications such as content storage, backup center, disaster recovery, file sharing, and
Equipped with powerful Intel® Core™ i3 3.3GHz Dual-Core processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM and 10 Gigabit
network capability, the CX-4K-NAS server is designed with high quality components to deliver fast and smooth data
transferring capabilities. The CX-4K-NAS can also be used as a hub for digital data, content, multimedia, video,
photo and music. With an exceptional data transfer rate of over approx. 450 MB/s data throughput and 100,000 IOPS,
intensive business applications and concurrent tasks can easily be fulfilled.
The Ciphertex CX-4K-NAS offers a variety of security options such as encrypted access, IP filtering, policy-based
automatic IP blocking, and more. Complete control of the CX-4K-NAS is offered from user to folder access rights
to determine who can access the CX-4K-NAS and what can be accessed. The CX-4K-NAS is filled with security
features to stop all unauthorized data access, such as AES 256-bit volume-based encryption. The AES 256-bit
encryption prevents sensitive data from unauthorized access and data-breach even if the device or hard drives are
The CX-4K-NAS is the smallest, lightest and most rugged portable NAS server with 10GbE on the market.
- 11.20 lbs fully loaded with SSD
- 16.70 lbs fully loaded with HDD
- Height: 6.97 inches, Width: 7.09 inches, Depth: 9.25 inches
Setting up local or remote access with the CX-4K-NAS server is effortless and does not require any specialized IT
skills. The setup process has been simplified so that the majority is either automatic or can be completed by an
installation wizard. The user-friendly web GUI allows administrators to easily manage the CX-4K-NAS so there is
no need for an extensive knowledge of complex commands.
The 10GbE-ready Ciphertex CX-4K-NAS server includes two built-in Gigabit Ethernet ports, expandable
up to two additional Gigabit Ethernet ports, and delivers lightning speed data throughput. The Ciphertex CX-4K-
NAS is ideal for both storing and transferring large volume of data.
The CX-4K-NAS is reliable with built-in safety precautions to protect all data from any unforeseen problems. With
multiple built-in features to guarantee no interruptions to the work flow of a business, the CX-4K-NAS is a
professional asset. The hot-swap capabilities and advanced RAID configurations are included to provide RAID
performance, protection and reduced rebuilding time. The dual OS embedded on the DOM architecture ensures the
system will boot up. If one of the two operating systems fails, the secondary operating system will boot up and
operate normally while repairing the failed operating system. The dual Gigabit or 10 GbE LAN ports can also be
configured for failover which allows the NAS server to sustain the failure of one network port and still provide
Feature-Rich and Integrated Applications for Business
The CX-4K-NAS server supports file sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux, and UNIX platforms. Versatile business
applications such as file server, FTP server, printer server, web server, and Windows AD (Active Directory) and
LDAP support are provided. The dominant features, such as WebDAV, Share Folder Aggregation (also known as DFS),
IPv6 and IPv4 dual-stack, Wake on LAN, schedule power on/ off, HDD S.M.A.R.T, comprehensive log systems, and
policy-based unauthorized IP blocking are all included.