CX-6KEX Overview

(HDD) 6TB | 12TB | 18TB | 24TB | 36TB | 48TB | 60TB | 72TB | 84TB
(SSD) 6TB | 12TB | 23TB | 46TB
Encrypted NAS storage solution with 3.5” drives. This rugged and portable device utilizes RAID configuration and is built for I/O intensive tasks and essential enterprise applications. Ideal for storage, backup, disaster recovery, and virtualization. Securely transports large data sets between remote locations and repositories, faster than cloud transfer speeds.
  Specifications subject to change without notification.
  • 6-Bay, HDD or SSD, 6-to-60TB storage options
  • Hardware based AES-256 bit encryption
  • Optimized for security, including redundancy
  • 10GbE offered for high speed transfer
  • Cost effective solution for large files, such as 4K video storage and playback
  • Real-time remote replication for disaster recovery, file sharing, and easy management
  • Plug-and-Play, Preinstalled with Custom RAID Antivirus
  • Virtualization support for VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Kensington Lock Security Slot
  • Expandable storage up to 1PB by connecting multiple Ciphertex NAS expansion units
  • Choose and mix between SSDs and HDDs to enable a hybrid storage solution that balances cost and performance.
  • Equipped with powerful Intel i5-4590s Quad-Core processor
  • Expandable to 16GB DDR3 RAM and optional 10GbE installation
  • Storage
    6-Bay HDD or SSD 6–60TB storage options
  • Ports
    2x USB 2.0 3x USB 3.0 1x HDMI 4x 1GbE RJ-45 2x 10GbE Ports (optional)
  • Performance CPU
    Intel Core i7-6700HQ Intel® Core™ i5-4590S 3.0GHz
  • Sound Level (DB)
    15.2 dB (A)
  • Memory/DRAM
    8 GB DDR3 (4GB x 2), expandable up to 16GB (8GB x 2)
  • LED Indicators
    Status/Power, USB, LAN, HDD 1-6
  • HDMI
    1, up to 3846 x 2160, 30Hz
  • Push Buttons
    Power, USB copy, reset, select, enter
  • Power Requirements
    Line Voltage: 100-240V AC 50/60Hz, maximum continuous power: 350W
  • Temperature
    0 – 40°C (32°F ˜ 104°F)
  • Humidity
    Input: 10-95% (non-condensing)
  • Fan
  • Size/Weight
    6.9” x 10.1” x 9.3” 178mm x 241mm x 235mm 23.7lbs (with HDDs) 15.9lbs (with SSDs)

In the Box

  •    1 — CX-6KEX NAS
  •    6 — SATA III SSD/HDD
  •    2 — RJ-45 Ethernet Cable
  •    1 — Power Cord
  •    2 — Drive Tray Lock Keys
  •    Product CD
  •    Quick Start Guide

macOS Windows Linux
10.6+ XP+ 2.6+
Security Hardware based AES 256-bit Antivirus
Archive/ Backup/ Disaster Recovery RTRR Time Machine (MAC) Remote Replication over server
iSCSI Storage Consolidation Disaster Recovery
Networking Proxy Client, Proxy Server Gigabit NICs with jumbo frame (failover, multi-IP settings, port trunking/NIC teaming)
FTP Server FTP over SSL/TLS (explicit)
Transcode Hardware accelerated transcoding for 240p, 360p, 480p, 720p, 1080p
Server Solution Cross Platform Sharing, Shared Folder Aggregation, Advanced Folder Permissions
Server Virtualization/ Clustering VMware VAAI for iSCSI and VAAI for NAS, Citrix, Hyper-V Support
File Station ISO mounting Support
Cloud Storage Amazon S3
Print Server 3 printers with job display and management
VPN Server Secure Remote: Access: PPTP & OpenVPN VPN services
  • RAM
  • RAM
  • Available in 2GB, 4GB, 8GB DDR3 RAM.
Download our 2018 Data Sheet for CX-6KEX-NAS


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