:: Buffalo Technology DriveStation Quad 8 TB (4 x 2 TB) External RAID Hard Drive ::
Buffalo Technology DriveStation Quad 8 TB (4 x 2 TB) External RAID Hard Drive Overviews
Buffalo Technology DriveStation Quad 4-Drive USB 3.0 External RAID Hard Drive Array HD-QLU3R5 (black)
DriveStation™ Quad USB 3.0
4-Drive RAID Hard Drive Array
|Secure, High Performance Storage |
The DriveStation Quad USB 3.0 is a high performance, dependable storage solution with four easily accessible hard drives and simple to use data management features. The four hard drive bays are easily accessed via the user removable front panel without the use of tools, providing simple drive servicing and quick swap replacement.
| ||USB 3.0 Support |
The DriveStation Quad USB 3.0 4-drive storage solution features lightning fast transfer speeds, providing the necessary horsepower for performance critical applications and offers backward compatibility with USB 2.0 for use with nearly any computer.
| ||RAID 0/5/10 Support |
DriveStation Quad provides users the option to easily protect their data using RAID redundancy.
| ||NovaStor NovaBACKUP® Business Essentials |
Each DriveStation Quad comes with NovaBACKUP Business Essentials, an easy to use, complete backup solution for Windows® PCs, Windows® Servers, and SQL/Exchange Databases.
- SuperSpeed USB 3.0: Provides accelerated file access and interface speeds, up to 5 Gbps*
- Compatible with USB 2.0 and 3.0: Support for legacy USB 2.0 and SuperSpeed 3.0
- Four Easily Accessible Hard Drives: Includes four hard drives for easy maintenance with the choice of optimal capacity, performance or redundancy
- Connect & Go: Preformatted hard drive is ready to use out of the box – no formatting or driver installation required
- Safeguard Your Data: Easily accessible hard drives automatically duplicate your data when configured in RAID 1 - if one drive fails, your data is safe on the other
- Works with PC (NTFS and HFS+ support) and Mac: Connect to your computer for additional storage or backup of your music, photo, video and data files
- RAID Support: Support for RAID 0/5/10 safeguards your data
- NovaBACKUP® Business Essentials: Easy-to-use complete backup solution for Windows® PCs, Windows® Servers, and SQL/Exchange databases
- Time Machine® Compatibility: Works perfectly with Time Machine to back up your Mac computer
- eco Manager: Eco minded power management tool regulates power usage, conserving energy and battery consumption
What's in the Box
DriveStation Quad External USB 3.0 Hard Drive Array, Setup DVD-ROM, Quick Setup Guide, USB 3.0 Cable, AC Adapter and Warranty Statement
* 5 Gbps is the maximum interface rate derived from the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 3.0 and the ExpressCard. Actual transfer rate will vary depending upon environmental factors. Data rate, features and performance may vary based on the configuration of your system and other factors.
Which External Hard Drive Is Right For You?
DriveStation USB 3.0
DriveStation Quad USB 3.0
|Buffalo External Storage & Backup Solutions||Essential storage for basic needs||Encrypted storage for security||Multi-interface storage for versatility||SuperSpeed USB 3.0 external storage||2-Drive RAID external storage||4-Drive RAID external storage||USB 3.0 4-Drive RAID storage|
|RAID 0 and 1 Support|
|RAID 0, 5 and 10 Support|
|User Replaceable Hard Drive(s)|
|Software Encryption Security|
|Hardware Encryption Security|
|Buffalo Tools Suite|
|Buffalo Backup Utility|
|NovaBACKUP® Business Essentials Backup|
Expand Your Data Capacity and Connectivity with Buffalo Storage and Networking Solutions
|Buffalo LinkStation Shared Storage |
Share files, back up all computers to one central location, and access your data over the Internet quickly and securely. With Buffalo Network Attached Storage (NAS), you can store, access, and share your files from all computers on your network.
|Buffalo Wireless Networking Solutions |
Configuring your wireless network is quick and easy with Buffalo's push-button setup or our simple web interface. Boost your wireless connectivity, increase range, signal strength and speed with our wide selection of wireless routers and accessories.
|Buffalo DriveStation Desktop Hard Drives |
Whether you need additional storage or a backup location, we have a solution for you. Buffalo's desktop hard drives are available in a variety of size and drive configurations. Find the desktop hard drive that suits your needs best.
|Buffalo MiniStation Portable Hard Drives |
Portable external hard drives make it easy to transport your files. Buffalo’s line of portable hard drives offers a reliable and compact, sleek solution to back up and store your files. Choose your capacity and color and you’ll be on your way.
- USB 3.0 supports backward compatibility with USB 2.0
- RAID 0,1,5,10 storage array using 4 hard drives
- Includes NovaBackup Business Essentials Software
- Backup any PC, Windows Server or SQL Datastore
- Increases file transfer rates up to 4 X over competive USB 2.0 hard drives
- ECO Manager conserves energy and battery power
- Preformatted hard drive is ready to use out of the box
- TurboPC Utility