CX-8KEX Portable NAS Server
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CX-8KEX Overview

(HDD) 8TB | 16TB | 24TB | 32TB | 48TB | 64TB | 80TB | 96TB | 96TB
(SSD) 8TB | 16TB | 30TB | 60TB
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.
  • 8-Bay, HDD or SSD, 96TB of storage
  • 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
  • SSD cache acceleration greatly boosts IOPS performance for storage volumes to increase operational efficiency
  • Perfect for improving overall workflow of IOPS-demanding applications.
    • Storage
      8-Bay, HDD or SSD at 96TB of storage
    • Ports
      2x USB 2.0 3x USB 3.0 1x HDMI 4x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet 2x 10GbE Ports (optional)
    • Performance CPU
      Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad-core Intel Core i7-4790S
    • Flash Memory
      512MB DOM
    • Sound Level
      23.1 dB (A)
    • HDMI
      1, up to 3846 x 2160, 30Hz
    • Drives
      8x 3.5” SATA 6Gb/s SATA 3Gb/s HDD or 2.5” SATA SSD
  • Dimensions
    Height: 7.29” (185.2mm) Width: 11.74” (298.2mm) Depth: 9.27” (235.4mm) Net Weight: 17.26lbs (7.83kg)

In the Box

  •    1 — CX-8KEX NAS
  •    8 — SATA III SSD
  •    2 — RJ-45 Ethernet Cable
  •    1 — Power Cord
  •    2 — Drive Tray Lock Keys
  •    Product CD
  •    Quick Start Guide

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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
Download our 2018 Data Sheet for CX-8KEX


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