Linux NAS | SMB - Tower

N7770 Unparalleled Multi-User Performance for Best-in-Class Value
  • Intel® Core i3-2120 (3.3.GHz Dual Core) processor
  • 4 GB DDR3 ECC Memory 
  • 1 x HDMI port
  • Hot swappable hard drives
  • RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and JBOD
 

Features

  • AES 256-bit RAID Volume Encryption
    Thecus’s AES 256-bit RAID volume encryption tool allows users to fully encrypt their entire RAID volume, defending essential data even in instances of theft.
     
  • Data Guard
    Data Guard backup solution is the ultimate software as it provides both local and remote parts. Currently, data is backed up across RAID volumes, external USB drives, and eSATA. In addition, Data Guard uses innovative technology to sync data across the network to other NAS and servers. More importantly, Thecus® Data Guard is the total backup solution which makes managing NAS user-friendly and convenient.
  • Data Burn
    NAS data can now be burned directly to CD, DVD, and Blu-ray discs with Data Burn, this hassle-free module makes burning data to a disk effortless. In addition, burning ISO image file is also supported. Whether you’re managing audio, media or essential files; Data Burn copies information fast while significantly reducing waiting time. The process of burning file to disk is now easy and smooth with Data Burn module.
  • Link Aggregation
    Link aggregation can sustain multiple network connections and provide redundancy in case one of the links fails. Thecus NAS supports 7 modes which provide Load Balance, Failover, 802.3ad, Balance-XOR, Balance-TLB, and Balance-ALB, Broadcast.
  • Antivirus
    Thecus’ innovative hardware helps prevent failures. But sometimes you have to protect the NAS against itself. Adding an antivirus to the already comprehensive software bundle will provide the necessary software protection by scanning the files on your NAS and defending it against possible threats. McAfee is the world’s largest dedicated security technology company and shares Thecus’ spirit of dedication and quality. By establishing a strong partnership with them, Thecus will allow users the benefit of McAfee’s powerful software on their NAS entirely for free.
  • Cloud Backup
    The private and public clouds meet with Thecus’ new DropBox, Amazon S3 and ElephantDrive cloud backup functionality! Guard your data with RAID at home and an additional level of protection in the Cloud. Just drag and drop files into the folder on your NAS and access them on any computer or mobile device with DropBox, Amazon S3 or ElephantDrive.
  • HDMI Output
    Make your NAS into the ultimate multimedia hub! The N7770’s HDMI output allows you to connect your NAS directly to your TV for device management.
     
  • USB 3.0 Connectivity
    The next generation of connectivity is here with speeds 10x faster than USB 2.0. Whether connecting digital cameras and smart phones, backing up large external hard drives, or extending the capacity of your NAS, USB 3.0 will make sure it's done in no time at up to 5 Gbit/s. Backwards compatibility adds the connectivity of a world full of USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 devices to get the best combination of speed and universal access.
  • Acronis True Image
    Thecus brings the best to the table with Acronis’s advanced backup software. Back up all your data with One-click Protection or pick and choose only your most important files. Acronis sports a slick interface, user-friendly design, and comprehensive features to keep your data safe.
  • Multiple RAID
    When it comes to data management, Thecus NAS truly let you have it your way. Create multiple RAID volumes each supporting different RAID modes including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and JBOD for your own balance of performance and data protection. Should a hard drive malfunction occur, changing one is simple thanks to online RAID migration and expansion, hot spare, and auto rebuild.
  • Multiple File Systems
    Support for multiple file systems including EXT3, EXT4, Btrfs and XFS, gives Thecus NAS flexibility to handle many different types of environments. Users can simultaneously use different file systems across multiple RAID volumes to get the best of each one.
     
  • iSCSI Thin-Provisioning
    Get the most out of your storage space with the extreme speed of iSCSI and the efficiency of iSCSI thin provisioning. Connect through iSCSI for the fastest data transfer speeds available and make wasted disk space a thing of the past with thin provisioning's flexible storage functionality.
  • iOS/Android Connectivity
    In the modern world, nothing is as important as reaching your data from anywhere. With T-OnTheGo , you can manage your NAS, and upload to and download/stream from your NAS using an iOS or Android device on the go.
  • Rsync
    Backing up your data is very necessary, and everyone has specific needs when it comes to storage. Thecus’s Rsync functionality gives users great flexibility with remote backup capability, a flexible scheduler, and the stability of Linux-based transfer.
  • User Quota
    Divide the massive storage of a Thecus NAS among multiple users. Whether there are two users or 100, User Quota make it easy to divvy up and manage disk space.

Overview

 
Thecus® Technology Corp. today announced the availability of the 7-bay, N7770 and 8-bay, N8880U NAS to the market. These latest additions to Thecus' line of SMB/Enterprise NAS deliver high-performance, resilience, and a wide range of industry-class solutions that handle the rigorous mission critical storage needs of businesses.

 “Today's growing businesses require robust and highly dependable storage that can fulfill day to day operations, while being able to adapt to unforeseen business circumstances. The N7770 and N8880-U deliver powerful performance, stalwart reliability with outstanding value.” said Florence Shih, General Manager at Thecus Technology Corp.

Powered by the Intel® Core-i3 2120 3.3GHz dual-core p rocessor and 8GB of DDR3 ECC RAM are compatible with the latest high capacity SATA drives and NAS stacking is made easy through iSCSI target volumes, allowing for streamline growth with your business. 7 modes of link aggregation are available including load balance and failover for increased performance and network resilience. These units are capable of storing up to 70 and 80 TB respectively of networked storage spaceand have the ability to upgrade to 10GBe to deliver lightning fast, persistent throughput speeds. 

The N7770 and N8880U offer complete integrity in relation to data backup and protection. Thin provisioning. Replication for disaster recovery.  Snapshot technology (Btrfs only). Data Guard for disaster recovery for real-time remote or local backup, plus backup to cloud services including DropBox, ElephantDrive, and Amazon S3.  Bundled with both Acronis True Image for client data backup and system disaster recovery, and Intel Security for uncompromising data security.

These robust, rapid and reliable SMB/Enterprise storage solutions further deliver on Thecus' ethos of ‘empowering professionals'.

Specs

1.Hardware Platform
Item Spec
Processor Intel® Core-i3 2120 Processor @ 3.3GHz
USB DOM 1GB
System Memory 4GB DDR3 ECC Memory
LAN Interface (PCI-e) RJ-45x2: Intel 82574L 10/100/1000 BASE-TX Auto DI/MDI-X
WOL supported
USB Interface USB 2.0 host port x6 (front x2, back x4)(Type A)
USB 3.0 host port x2 (back x2)
HDMI Output HDMI port (back x1)
VGA Output VGA port (back x1)
LED Indicator Power: (blue)
System Status: Busy (FW Upgrade)(orange)
HDD1-7 Activity/Fail (green/red)
WAN (Link: green; Activity: green)
LAN (Link: green; Activity: green)
USB (Copy LED: blue)
LCM Module Displays system status and information
Disk Interface 7 x SATA for internal,  support SATA II / SATA III hard disk
Power Supply 300W power supply
PCI-e Slots 8-lane x1
Thermal/Fan Control Thermal sensor on processor
CPU fan control
System fan control
System Clock Battery-backed up system clock
Power Management Auto power on after shutdown due to power loss
Buzzer Adjustable frequency alarm
Buttons Power button
LCM button (ENT, ESC, UP, DOWN)
Environment Temperature:
0°C to 40°C Operation
-40°C to 70°C Non-operation

Humidity:
0 ~ 80 % R.H. (Non-condensing)
Chassis Tower base
Dimensions (HxWxD) 12.59x8.27x10.63 inch (320x210x270 mm)
Weight 22.97 lb (10.42 kg)
Noise Under 25 dB
Certificates CE/FCC/C-Tick/VCCI/BSMI
RoHS
WEEE
Reliability test Drop test
Vibration test
Temp 0~40°C test

2. Software Functions
RAID
RAID Modes RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and JBOD
Auto-rebuild Supported
Hot-swap Supported
Hot Spare Supported
On-line RAID Level Migration Supported
On-line RAID Expansion Supported
RAID Volume Encryption AES256bit
Disk
Power Management Spin-down when idle
Bad Block Scanning Supported
SMART Info Supported
SMART Test Supported
Disk Roaming Supports volume-based roaming to other Thecus NAS (require OS5 64bit)
Network
Configuration Fixed IP address, dynamic IP address
Transport Protocols TCP/IP/AppleTalk
File Protocols SMB/CIFS, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, NFS v4, AFP
Link Aggregation Load balance, Failover, Balance-XOR, 802.3ad, Balance-TLB, Balance-ALB, Broadcast
VLAN Supported
TCP/IP IPV4 & IPV6
DDNS Supported
SSH Supported
UPnP Supported
UPnP Port forwarding Supported
Bonjour Supported
VPN Client/Server Supported
System status
System Monitor Monitoring CPU, Memory, Temperature, fan, network utilization and protocols access user count
Syslog Management Send the syslog to assigned location
Act as syslog server to receive log info from other systems
Data Access
Client OS Support Windows XP/2003/2008/2012/Vista/7/8
UNIX/Linux
Mac OS X
Web Disk Web-based file access (via Module) 
FTP Built-in FTP server with bandwidth control 
Secure FTP Built-in secure FTP server with bandwidth control
TFTP Users can download and upload files with TFTP programs
Download Manager BitTorrent downloads (via Transmission Module)
NZB download (via NZB module)
WebDAV/WebDAV SSL Supported
Printer Server (IPP) Supports USB printers
Supports a wide range of IPP printers
Client can manage print tasks  (list/delete) via web user interface
Data Backup
Client Incremental Data Backup Acronis True image (OEM version)
Client System Disaster Recovery Acronis True image (OEM version)
Data Guard Local backup
Remote backup
Folder and iSCSI volume based
Data Burn Burning ISO image file from NAS data
Burning ISO image file from NAS image
file Read CD/DVD ISO image file to NAS
MAC time machine Supported
Snapshot Supported (Btrfs only)
Block Level Access
iSCSI Target/Initiator Supports Microsoft/Mac OS X/Linux initiators and Thecus NAS targets
iSCSI Thin Provisioning Supported
MPIO Supported
MCS Supported
Clustering Supported
SCSI3 Persistent Group Reservation Supported
Power Management
Scheduled Power On/Off Supported
Volume Management
Multiple RAID Supported
Multiple File System Selectable EXT3/EXT4/XFS/Btrfs
Multimedia Support
iTunes Server Supports AAC, MP3 w/ID3 tag and WAV
Piczza!™ Web Server (via module) Supports GIF, JPG (JPEG), BMP, PNG
Support EXIF display
Support slide show
Media Server Support uPnP AV streaming protocol (via Module)
User Authentication
Local User Supports built-in user accounts
Local Group Supports built-in user groups
Windows ADS Supported
LDAP Supported
Access Guard Supports Black & White list/IP Filter
Cloud Backup
DropBox Supported via module 
Elephant Driver Supported via module 
Amazon S3 Supported
File System
Type Journaling File System
Language Support Unicode Support
Authorization (ACL) “Read”, “write”, or “deny” privileges to individual users or groups in folders and sub-folders
User Quota Supported (exclude btrfs)
Folder Quota Btrfs only
Administration
User Interface Web-based user interface supports English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Polish and Portuguese
Utility Program MS Windows Setup Wizard
Supports Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8
Mac OS X Setup Wizard
Email Notifications Sends system messages via email to the system administrator
Thecus ID/DDNS Support One free DDNS registration (e.g. xxx.thecuslink.com)
SNMP Trap Sends system information trap out
Mobile Applications (iOS/Android)
Thecus T-Dashboard Mobile monitoring and administration (via module)
Thecus T-OnTheGo Uploading, downloading, and streaming multimedia
Data Security
Virus Scan Supports Intel Security via module install
Capacity Expansion
Stackable Can extend for 5 additional iSCSI volumes from other Thecus NAS
System Redundancy
High Availability Supports system level redundancy
Others
Recycle Bin Supported
Web Server (module) Supported 
ISO Mount Supported
User Access Log Supported
User / System Module Supported
IP Cam Surveillance (module) Supports up to 10 IP cameras
Auto Module Installation Thecus’s module server automatically provides the latest modules and updates through the user interface.
UPS Supported through USB interface
Local Display X-Window via HDMI output
Disk Wipe Supported
Disk Clone Supported

Package Contents

Accessory Bag(with key) Ethernet Cable Power Cord Acronis True Image DVD
Universal CD QIG Warranty Card HDD Compatibility List Card