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General

Manufacturer LevelOne Drobo
Model GNS-2000 DRPR1A21
Lowest Price $170.85 Compare LevelOne GNS-2000 prices $1,495.00 Compare Drobo DRPR1A21 prices
Warranty 1 year limited

Ports

RJ45 Ports 1 x 10/100/1000M
USB Ports 1 x USB2.0
eSATA Ports No Yes
Other Ports iSCSI (utilizes Gigabit Ethernet)

Storage

Drive Bays 2 8
Hard Disk Interface Serial ATA 8 x 3.5" SATA I / SATA II
Hard Disk Size Diskless Diskless System
Rotational Speed 7200RPM

Features

  • Sold Individually
Small Footprint
Flexible RAID Data Protection
Cross Platform File Sharing & Backup
DLNA Certified Media Server
Cool and Quiet
Power-Saving (9W~16W)

Form Factor

Dimensions 10.5" x 9.3" x 5.09" 12.17" x 5.46" x 14.1" (W x H x L)
Weight 2.04 lbs 16.19 lbs. lbs
Form Factor 3.5" Desktop

Networking

Data Link Protocol Ethernet
Network Interface Controller
DLNA Certified No No

Hardware

Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Supported Protocols CIFS
AFP
FTP
WebDAV
iSCSI
Telnet
SSH
NFS
SNMP
Processor 1.6GHz
Memory DDR3 256MB
RAID Synology Hybrid RAID

Max iSCSI Target: 10

Max iSCSI LUN: 10

Volume Type: Basic, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 5+Spare, RAID 6, RAID 10

RAID Migration: from Basic to RAID 1, Basic to RAID 5, Basic to RAID 5+Spare, RAID 1 to
LEDs Status, LAN, USB, eSATA, HDD
Power Idle system (standby, drives off): 13 watts

Typical idle system - idle, drive spin down mode
Temperature 5°C - 35 °C
Humidity 5-95% R.H

Software

Operating System Windows Operating System Support
Windows 2008 Server
Windows 2003 Server
Windows XP (Service Pack 3)
Windows Vista (Service Pack 1)
Mac OS 10.5 or later (Mac OS 10.5.6 or later required for iSCSI)
Mac OS Server 10.5 or later (Mac OS 10.5.6 or later required for iSCSI)
Linux using EXT3

File System Options
Windows: NTFS
Mac OS X: HFS+
Cross-Platform: FAT32
Linux: EXT3
Management File Sharing Capability
- Max User Accounts: 2,048
- Max Groups: 256
- Max Shared Folder: 256
- Max Concurrent Connections(SAMBA, FTP, AFP): 128

Windows Access Control List (ACL)

Windows ADS Domain Integration
- Domain Users login via Samba/AFP/FTP/File Station

Backup Solutions
- Network Backup
- Local Backup
- Desktop Backup (using Synology Data Replicator 3 or Apple Time Machine backup application)
- Time Backup - Max task number: 2
- USBCopy
- 3rd-Party Backup Support

Security
- FTP over SSL/TLS
- IP Auto-Block
- Firewall
- Encrypted Network Backup over Rsync
- HTTPS Connection

Management
- DSM Upgrade
- Email Notification
- SMS Notification
- Customized User Quota
- DDNS Support
- IPv6 Support
- PPPoE
- Resource Monitor
- UPS Management
- Scheduled Power On/Off
- Custom Management UI HTTP/HTTPS Ports

HDD Management
- HDD Hibernation
- S.M.A.R.T.
- Dynamic Bad Sector Mapping

Utilities
- Synology Assistant
- Synology Download Redirector
- Synology Data Replicator

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