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General

Manufacturer LevelOne iomega
Model GNS-2000 34678
Lowest Price $170.85 Compare LevelOne GNS-2000 prices $1,210.99 Compare iomega 34678 prices
Warranty 1 year limited

Ports

RJ45 Ports 2 x 10/100/1000M
USB Ports 2 x USB2.0
eSATA Ports No No
Other Ports iSCSI (utilizes Gigabit Ethernet)

Storage

Drive Bays 2 2
Hard Disk Interface Serial ATA 2 x SATA
Hard Disk Size Diskless 8TB (4 x 2TB)
Rotational Speed 7200RPM

Features

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Fast access to your NAS—Performance up to 70MB/s
RAID 5 or RAID 6 (hot-swap) modes in case of disk failure
Failover and load balancing options using two LAN interfaces
iSCSI target client
Dynamic DNS remote access
Design by Neil Poulton

Backup Solutions:
- PC to NAS: encrypted, compressed, scheduled, remote (FTP)
- Data restore and data disaster recovery available
- NAS to DAS

Special Features:
- iSCSI target
- 2 x LAN:load balancing and failover
- Hard disk quota management
- Time Machine compatible
- Print server
- Torrent client for standalone downloads

Administration:
- Direct access to NAS using LaCie Network Assistant
- Customizable "widget-based" interface
- Wake-on-LAN: Turn the device on/off from the network

Security Access:
- Users, groups, and shares management.
- Private and public access.
- Active Directory support

Multimedia:
- UPnP A/V and DLNA Media Adapter compatible
- Remote photo thumbnails; MP3 file streaming
- iTunes (DAAP) server

Software:
- LaCie Network Assistant for Windows, Mac, and Linux
- Genie Backup Manager Pro software for Windows
- Intego Backup Manager Pro software for Mac

Form Factor

Dimensions 10.5" x 9.3" x 5.09" 8.6" x 7.7" x 6.8"
Weight 2.04 lbs 7.92 lbs. lbs
Form Factor 3.5" Rackmount

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 File Server: SMB, AFP, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS
Others: Apple Bonjour, BitTorrent, NTP, 802.3ad, iSCSI, DHCP, Apipa
Processor Marvell 88F6192 800MHz
Memory 128MB
RAID RAID 0, RAID 1/10/5/5+Spare/6 (hot-swappable)
LEDs Status, LAN, USB, eSATA, HDD
Power MAX operation with ODD Writing : 30 w
idle (HDD low spin) :20 w
standby (HDD sleep) : under 4
Temperature 5°C - 35 °C
Humidity 5-95% R.H

Software

Operating System Windows Windows, Mac OS 10, Linux
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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