updated 10:50 am EDT, Thu June 19, 2014
Four-bay fanless NAS accommodates 2.5-inch drives
Qnap Systems. today announced the release of the IS-400 Pro Turbo NAS -- an industrial, 2.5-inch SSD and hard drive compatible four-bay NAS designed for operation in difficult environments. QNAP's new IS-400 Pro is built with a fan-less design, and is built to operate across varying temperatures, environments and conditions.
The unit is encased within a steel body and designed to withstand rust, vibration and impact. It is driven by a dual-core 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron Processor and 2GB DDR3 RAM. Users can see speeds up to 221MB per second read and 214MB per second write. Two Gigabit Ethernet ports provide network connectivity, with a pair of USB 3.0 and a pair of USB 2.0 ports to allow for storage expansion.
The IS-400 Pro provides compatibility with over 2,600 IP cameras of varying brands, and also Axis Camera Companion, the video management software (VMS) for Axis network cameras, to offer a network surveillance system controlled by the NAS.
Protocol support includes VMware vSphere 5.1, Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V, Windows Server 2012, VMware VAAI, QNAP vSphere Client plug-in, Microsoft ODX, and QNAP SMI-S. Data can also be backed up to and restored from a range of cloud storage services, including Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, ElephantDrive, Symform, Dropbox, and Google Drive.
IS-400 Pro is also compliant with the military-grade MIL-STD-810G-514.6E-1 simulation test for anti-vibration, and is able to withstand impact while still providing continuous operation.
Pricing is not yet available.