Eight-Bay Thunderbolt 2 - 6Gbps SAS RAID Storage
The Areca ARC-8050T2 Thunderbolt 2 hardware RAID storage delivers the best in class performance by incorporating the latest 800Mhz Dual-Core RAID-on-Chip processor combined with ultra-fast DDR3 ECC memory protection to deliver true proven performance and reliability.
The Power to do More
While others claim to be the world's fastest Thunderbolt 2 hardware RAID storage solution, the Areca ARC-8050T2 proves it and delivers. The ARC-8050T2 was designed for the most intensive media application requiring fast sustained data throughput for smooth, real-time playback and edit to meet professional users demands.
Thunderbolt 2 offers fast connectivity speed at 20Gbps, offering the bandwidth to Supercharge your workflow ability and seamlessly ingest, edit, create, and stream SD, HD, 2K, 4K, and even higher resolutions.
ARC-8050T2 for Mac
Arm the latest Thunderbolt 2 enabled Mac with the proven hardware performance of the ARC-8050T2 RAID Storage Solution.
Dual cooling fans with self regulating speed automatically maintain optimal air distribution, and targeted hot spot reduction keeps the drives running at peak performance, even during the most intensive use.
Instantaneous capacity expansion capabilities by simply daisy-chaining multiple ARC-8050T2 storage systems as you need - up to 6 units total.
Automatic on/off power of the ARC-8050T2 in unison with the Thunderbolt enabled host Mac or PC for data integrity.
- RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, Single Disk or JBOD
- Multiple RAID selection
- up to 1MB stripe size support
- Online array roaming
- Online RAID level/stripe size migration
- Online capacity expansion and RAID level migration simultaneously
- Global & Local Hot-Spare support
- Instant availability and background initialization
- Automatic drive insertion / removal detection and rebuilding
- Disk scrubbing / array verify scheduling for automatic repair
- Intelligent power management to save energy and extend service life
- Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
- SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) support