Direct Attached Storage / Enclosures
Direct Attached Storage or DAS is an external storage device that is connected directly to a server or workstation without a network device in between (ie there is no hub, switch or router required) using USB, Firewire or eSATA for example. This direct connection ensures fast access to data. A DAS will work as though the hard drives are internally connected, meaning drives can be partitioned, formatted and set up like any other internal hard drive or raid array. These DAS devices are available for standalone desk or rack mounting.
Enclosure (3.5"-5.25") - SATA - USB 3.0
Combining Super Speed USB 3.0 with a SATA hard drive interface results in an external hard drive with high data transfer rates. A 3.5" internal SATA hard drive fits into these enclosures. Power to these enclosures are either via the USB 3.0 connection or a separate power lead, check specifications of the individual product to confirm.
- 1 Bay Raidon SafeTANK GT1670-SB3 External Enclosure, JBOD Support, 2.5”/3.5” Drives, Upto 8TB HDD, eSATA/USB 3.0£49.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERY