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QNAP TS-EC2480U-R2
24-bay high performance unified storage

QNAP TS-EC2480U-R2
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Overview:

QNAP TS-EC2480U R2, featuring the easy-to-use QTS operating system, provides a reliable and scalable NAS solution to fulfill data backup, file synchronization and remote access. The TS-EC2480U R2 is 10GbE-ready, delivers exceptional performance, and supports cross-platform file sharing, comprehensive backup solutions, iSCSI and virtualization applications, and many practical business functions, making it the ideal choice for SMBs to secure important business data. It also includes abundant multimedia applications backed by its powerful hardware specifications.

  • Built-in 10GbE, highly-efficient storage solution for HD video editing and sharing
  • 3,700+ MB/s throughput and 410,000+ IOPS
  • Two internal cache ports and up to 4 SSDs for caching
  • Scalable design, up to 912TB raw capacity
  • Virtualization-ready, centralized data storage, backup, sharing and disaster recovery

QNAP TS-EC2480U R2

Features:

QTS - Simple and efficient

Thanks to QTS’s intuitive user interface, system operations of the TS-EC2480U R2 are smooth and handy. Its intelligent desktop allows you to find the desired functions quickly, create desktop shortcuts or group shortcuts, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, and open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater working efficiency.

QTS


Qsirch – A smarter, faster way to search

Quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music with Qsirch, QNAP's new built-in NAS search application lets you find what you need by real-time, natural search. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including bits of the file name or even words/phrases in the document, and Qsirch will display a list of matches, complete with thumbnails, as you type. Qsirch even remembers your search history so you can quickly navigate to files you've previously searched for. Qsirch is a huge productivity boost – it greatly reduces the amount of time spent looking for files on the NAS so you can focus on other tasks.

Qsirch


Breakthrough performance

The TS-EC2480U R2 supports 6Gbps hard drives driving over 3,700 MB/s throughput and 410,000 IOPS*. Featuring with Intel® Xeon® E3 v3 Quad-Core Processor and 4 GB DDR3 ECC RAM, the TS-EC2480U R2 greatly enhances efficiency of CPU-consuming tasks and serves more concurrent tasks at the same time.

TS-EC2480U R2 Throughput
TS-EC2480U R2 IOPS

*Tested in QNAP Lab. Figures could vary by environment.

Test Environment:
4 Client PC configurations: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600 CPU, 16GB DDR3 RAM, Windows 7 professional 64-bit, Dual-port Intel X520 10GbE Server Adapter, IOMeter sequential read and write.

NAS Configuration:
OCZ Vertex4 VTX4-25SAT3-128G SSDs with RAID 6 configuration, QNAP LAN-10G2T-U dual-port 10GBase-T network adapter*2


Internal cache port for IO acceleration

The TS-EC2480U R2 supports two on-board mSATA internal cache ports, and up to 4 SSDs can be used for caching. By installing mSATA flash modules (optional purchase), the IOPS performance of storage volumes can remarkably boost. It is perfect for improving overall workflow of random IOPS demanding applications such as database and virtualization. The internal cache port design reserves the space of hard drive tray for more storage capacity.

Internal Cache port

Removable motherboard drawer

Removable motherboard drawer for easy maintenance

With the TS-EC2480U R2's removable motherboard drawer, IT administrators have easier access in upgrading/installing components such as RAM, the internal cache and 10GbE adapter. The motherboard itself can be removed and replaced without needing to remove the heavy TS-EC2480U R2 from the rack cabinet, making it especially useful in maintaining the TS-EC2480U R2 in data centers with multiple rack cabinets.

Note: Power-off is necessary before removing the motherboard drawer. It is not hot-pluggable.

10GbE ready

The TS-EC2480U R2 offers four inbuilt Gigabit Ethernet ports and features two inbuilt 10GbE SFP+ ports to deliver 10 Gigabit high speed network. The 10GbE-ready TS-EC2480U R2 delivers lightening data throughput. Coupled with the support for large storage capacity, the TS-EC2480U R2 is perfect for data centers to storage big data and excel in fast data transmission, and for editing large size videos on-the-fly without transferring the videos between the TS-EC2480U R2 and desktop computers.

10GbE ready


Seamless capacity expansion

The TS-EC2480U R2 supports online capacity expansion by cascading multiple QNAP RAID expansion enclosures to meet the needs of growing business data. With the QNAP scale-up solution, raw storage capacity can be gradually expanded to 912TB. It is especially useful for large data applications, such as video surveillance, data archiving, and TV broadcast storage, to name few.

The maximum raw storage capacity available by connecting RAID expansion enclosures:

Turbo NAS Model RAID Expansion Enclosure No. of RAID Expansion Enclosure Total HDD No. (NAS + Enclosure) Max. Raw Capacity (TB)*
TS-EC2480U R2 REXP-1620U-RP 8 152 912
7 136 816
6 120 720
5 104 624
4 88 528
3 72 432
2 56 336
1 40 240
REXP-1220U-RP 8 120 720
7 108 648
6 96 576
5 84 504
4 72 432
3 60 360
2 48 288
1 36 216
*The maximum capacity is calculated by 6TB HDDs.
Seamless capacity expansion

Powerful QNAP flexible volume

Powerful QNAP flexible volume

QNAP flexible volume provides a more secure and flexible way to store the NAS data. This next generation volume offers powerful features such as storage pooling with multiple RAID group protection, thin provisioned volume with space reclaim, block-level iSCSI LUN, and online capacity expansion. The QTS Storage Manager neatly presents tools and options for managing system storage which simplifies the process of NAS capacity expansion and QNAP RAID expansion enclosure management.


Cross-platform file sharing, centralized data storage

The TS-EC2480U R2 supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX networks. Data, logs and ISO image of CDs and DVDs can be centralized store in the NAS and protected by integrated antivirus solution. The Windows AD and LDAP services enable system administrators to configure user permissions by using existing Windows AD server, LDAP server or NAS build-in LDAP service.

Cross-platform file sharing, centralized data storage

backup solutions to secure data

Well-rounded backup solutions to secure data

The TS-EC2480U R2 offers well-rounded backup solutions as a reliable backup center. QNAP NetBak Replicator supports scheduled and real-time data backup on Windows OS. Mac Time Machine is also supported to provide Mac OS X users with an effortless solution to back up data to the TS-EC2480U R2.


Disaster recovery solutions brings peace of mind

The TS-EC2480U R2 offers various data recovery options. RTRR (Real-Time Remote Replication) supports real time or scheduled data backup to a remote Turbo NAS or FTP server and synchronizes files to a remote folder from a local folder with better backup efficiency and reduced backup time. The TS-EC2480U R2 also supports rsync protocol to back up data to another remote server on scheduling basis. Besides, data can be backed up to cloud storage, such as Amazon® S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft® Azure, ElephantDrive®, Symform®, Dropbox® and Google Cloud Storage, and restored to the TS-EC2480U R2 anytime.

Disaster Recovery Solutions

Comprehensive security options

In the open network environment, business data might be exposed in potential hack. The TS-EC2480U R2 provides numerous security options, such as encrypted access, IP blocking, and so on. Besides, IT administrators can control the access rights of each user to different folders, preventing unauthorized access to important files. The TS-EC2480U R2 is validated with military level FIPS 140-2 AES 256-bit encryption, preventing the sensitive business data from unauthorized access and breach even if the hard disk drives or the entire system were stolen.

Security


Storage for comprehensive virtualization applications

Storage for comprehensive virtualization applications

The TS-EC2480U R2 is VMware® Ready™, Citrix® Ready™, compatible with Microsoft® Hyper-V™ certification and Windows Server 2012, benefiting flexible deployment and management in the virtualization environments. The TS-EC2480U R2 supports VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi and Hyper-V respectively, and supports QNAP vSphere Client plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced efficiency of operations and management in virtualization applications.


Run multiple OS’ on the TS-EC2480U R2

The Virtualization Station transforms the TS-EC2480U R2 into a 2-in-a-box NAS that can function as an all-in-one NAS and a virtualization platform supporting multiple operating systems, fast virtual machine creation, virtual machine import/export, snapshot, and enables desktop operations on web browser. With the easy-to-use interface, you can centrally manage all virtual machines created on the TS-EC2480U R2 with least efforts. Furthermore, you can download VMs on demand from the online VM markets and import them to TS-EC2480U R2 to use directly without any complex procedure.

Run multiple OS’


Highly-efficient storage solution for video editing

Digital film and video production produces volumes of data that require high performance RAID storage with sustainable throughput to balance with the demanding output of video editing. The TS-EC2480U R2 fulfills storage and video editing needs with a high speed 10GbE network interface. Digital videos can be quickly stored and edited on the TS-EC2480U R2 directly over the network.

storage solution for video editing

File synchronization across multiple devices

The Qsync utility turns your TS-EC2480U R2 into a safe data center for file synchronization with large storage capacity. Any file uploaded to the TS-EC2480U R2 will be made available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops or mobile devices. Qsync is especially useful for frequent travelers to manage files and always have the most updated files on different devices. Qsync provides multiple ways of file synchronization and group file sharing, greatly enhancing the flexibility of collaboration.

File synchronization across multiple devices


Comprehensive surveillance solution with 24/7 security

The TS-EC2480U R2 Surveillance Station is a professional surveillance solution with a wide range of over 2,600 compatible IP camera models and expandable IP camera channel licenses. It supports real-time monitoring, video and audio recording and playback with flexible options to customize. You can also install the Vmobile app on your iOS® or Android™ mobile devices to manage the monitoring channels anytime and anywhere, and safeguard your office environment.

Comprehensive surveillance solution


Additional SMB-ready features

The TS-EC2480U R2 supports various business applications as an all-in-one Turbo NAS with cost-efficiency.

FTP Server Web Server RADIUS Server
FTP Server
The Turbo NAS supports FTP server to share large size files, coming with user-defined settings including bandwidth limitation, number of connections, and write-only permission.
Web Server
The Turbo NAS supports Web server which allows numerous websites built on the same server conveniently. Administrators can manage up to 32 websites on the single one Turbo NAS with reduced IT cost.
RADIUS Server
The Turbo NAS supports RADIUS server which provides centralized authorization management for computers to connect and use a network service.
VPN Server Print Server Surveillance Station
VPN Server
The Turbo NAS supports VPN server which provides an easy way for IT administrators to build up a secure private network and allows the staff to log on from outside the office and access business resources securely such as files and Internet connections.
Print Server
The Turbo NAS can be used as a Printer server to send remote printing request via the Internet (max. 3 USB printers), and supports IPP (Internet Printing Protocol), Samba, print job management and Bonjour printing for Mac OS X.
Surveillance Station
The Turbo NAS supports Surveillance Station to connect and manage multiple IP cameras remotely, including real-time monitoring, video recording, playback, and event notifications.

Install-on-demand apps extend NAS features

The TS-EC2480U R2 has built in App Center providing various install-on-demand apps developed by QNAP and third-party developers, including backup/sync, business, content management, communications, download, entertainment, and so on. It’s also a central place to manage and update installed apps. Besides, QNAP’s development platform brings forth the open-source spirit to welcome program developers to develop various applications, adding values to the TS-EC2480U R2 for extensive opportunities.

Install-on-demand apps


Specifications:

TS-EC2480U-R2 Specifications
Model Name TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2
TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2
TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2
CPU TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2: Intel® Xeon® E3-1246 v3 Quad-core processor
TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2: Intel ® Core i3-4150 processor
TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2:Intel® Core i3-4150 processor
Memory Total memory slots: 4

TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2/ TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2:
System memory: 4 GB DDR3 ECC RAM
Memory module pre-installed: 2 GB x2
Memory expandable up to: 32 GB (8GB x4)

TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2:
System memory: 8 GB DDR3 non-ECC RAM
Memory module pre-installed: 4 GB x2
Memory expandable up to: 32 GB (8GB x4)

Note:
  1. When upgrading RAM to more than 28GB, the original 4GB RAM modules must be removed.
Flash Memory 512MB DOM
Internal Cache Port Two mSATA port on board for read caching

Note: The standard system is shipped without mSATA flash.
Hard Drive 24 x 3.5-inch SATA 6Gbps/3Gbps hard drive or 2.5-inch SATA, 6Gbps/3Gbps hard drive SSD hard drive
Hard Drive Tray 24 x hot-swappable and lockable tray
LAN Port Built-in 2 x 10 GbE SFP+ ports (LAN-10G2SF-MLX) and 4 x GbE ports
40GbE is optional
LED Indicators Status, 10 GbE, LAN, eSATA, storage expansion port status
USB 4x USB 3.0 port (rear)
4x USB 2.0 port (rear)
Support USB printer, pen drive, USB hub, and USB UPS etc.
Buttons System: Power button and reset button
Alarm Buzzer System warning
Form Factor 4U, Rackmount
Dimensions 176.15(H) x 442.5(W) x 530.5(D) mm
6.94(H) x 17.42(W) x 20.89(D) inch
Weight Net weight (NAS only) : 23.08 kg/50.88 lb
Gross weight (with packing and accessories) : 28.56 kg/ 62.96 lb
Sound Level (dB) Sound pressure (LpAm) :48.3 dB(A)
Power Consumption (W) Sleep mode: 129.43
In Operation: 263.81 W
(with 24 x HITACHI HUS724020ALA640 hard drive installed)
Temperature 0-40˚C
Relative Humidity 5~95% non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C
Power Supply Redundant power:
Input: 50-60 Hz; 100-127V~/ 8.5A; 200-240V/ 4.2A
Output: 650W
PCIe Slot 2 (Right slot: 1* PCIe Gen3 x8; Left slot: 1* PCIe Gen3 x4)
Fan 4 x 8 cm smart cooling fan
Front and Rear View
  1. Power Button
  2. LED Indicators: 10 GbE, Status, LAN, Storage Expansion Port Status
  3. Password & Network Settings Reset Button
  4. USB 2.0 Port x 4
  5. Gigabit LAN x 4
  6. USB 3.0 Port x 4
  7. PCIe Slot x 2
  8. Power Connector

Remark:
The TS-x80 rack mount models comply with ANSI/EIA-RS-310-D rack mounting standards. Before purchasing the server racks for these models, please make sure the server racks conform to the following criteria:

1. Rack size

  1. Mounting post width : ≥ 450mm
  2. Panel width : ≥ 485mm
  3. Mounting post depth : 650mm~850mm

Rack size

2. The optional rack kits for the TS-x80 rack mount models are only compatible with square-hole server racks.

optional rack kits

Software Specifications:


Operating System
  • Embedded Linux

Supported Clients

  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows 8 (32/64-bit), Windows Server 2003/2008 R2/2012
  • Apple Mac OS X
  • Linux & UNIX

Supported Browsers

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10
  • Mozilla Firefox 8+
  • Apple Safari 4+
  • Google Chrome

Multilingual Support

  • Chinese (Traditional & Simplified), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish

File System

  • Internal Hard Drive: EXT4
  • External Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+

Networking

  • TCP/IP (IPv4 & IPv6: Dual Stack)
  • Quad Gigabit NICs with Jumbo Frame*
    • Failover
    • Multi-IP Settings
    • Port Trunking/NIC Teaming (Modes: Balance-RR, Active Backup, Balance XOR, Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad/Link Aggregation, Balance-TLB and Balance-ALB)
  • Optional Dual-port 10 GbE and 1 GbE Network Expansion Cards*
  • Service Binding Based on Network Interfaces*
  • Proxy Client, Proxy Server
  • DHCP Client, DHCP Server
  • Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS (v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP, and SMSC
  • UPnP & Bonjour Discovery
  • USB Wi-Fi Adapter Support

Security

  • IP Filter & Policy-based Automatic IP Blocking
  • Network Access Protection with Auto-blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, AFP
  • Encrypted Access: HTTPS, FTP with SSL/ TLS (Explicit), SSH/SFTP (admin only), Encrypted Remote Replication (Rsync over SSH)
  • CIFS Host Access Control for Shared Folders
  • Antivirus Protection
  • FIPS 140-2 Validated AES 256-bit Volume-based Data Encryption**
  • AES 256-bit External Drive Encryption*
  • Importable SSL Certificate
  • Instant Alert via E-mail, SMS, Beep, and LCD Panel*

Disk Management

  • QNAP Flexible volume
  • Thin-provisioning with space reclamation supported
  • Online Volume Expansion
  • Online Storage Pool Expansion (via QNAP RAID expansion enclosure)
  • Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
  • RAID Hot Spare and Global Hot Spare
  • Online RAID Capacity Expansion and Online RAID Level Migration
  • Bad Block Scan and Hard Drive S.M.A.R.T.
  • Bad Block Recovery
  • RAID Recovery
  • Bitmap Support

Power Management

  • Wake on LAN *
  • Internal Hard Drive Standby Mode
  • Scheduled Power on/off
  • Automatic Power on after Power Recovery
  • USB and Network UPS Support with SNMP Management

Access Right Management

  • Batch Users Creation
  • Import/Export Users
  • User Quota Management
  • Local User Access Control for CIFS, AFP, FTP, and WebDAV,
  • Subfolder Permissions Support for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP, and Web File Manager

Domain Authentication Integration

  • Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
  • LDAP Server
  • LDAP Client
  • Domain Users Login via CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP, and File Station

Web Administration

  • Multi-window, Multi-tasking based System Management
  • Movable Icons and Personalized Desktop
  • Smart Toolbar and Dashboard for Neat Display on System Status
  • Smart Fan Control
  • Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
  • SNMP (v2 & v3)
  • Resource Monitor
  • Network Recycle Bin for File Deletion via CIFS/SMB and AFP
    • Automatic Cleanup
    • File Type Filter
  • Comprehensive Logs (Events & Connection)
  • Syslog Client
  • Firmware Live Update
  • System Settings Backup and Restore
  • Restore to Factory Default
  • Mobile App Qmanager for Remote Monitoring

File Server

  • File Sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX
  • Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP, NFS, FTP/FTPS, HTTP/HTTPS (Web File Manager), WebDAV
  • Windows ACL
  • Advanced Folder Permission for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP
  • Shared Folder Aggregation (CIFS/SMB)

File Station

  • Supports ISO Mounting (Up to 256 ISO Files)
  • Creates and Sends Download Links for Sharing Public Files with Expiration Time and Password Protection
  • Drag-n-drop Files via Chrome and Firefox Browsers
  • Photo, Music, and Video Preview and Playback Empowered by Built-in Transcoding Technology
  • File Compression (ZIP or 7z)
  • Advanced Search
  • Mobile App: Qfile for File Browsing and Management
FTP Server
  • FTP over SSL/TLS (Explicit)
  • Concurrent Connections: Max 256
  • Passive FTP Port Range Control
  • FTP Bandwidth & Connection Control
  • Supports FXP & Unicode

Backup Station

  • Remote Replication Server (over Rsync)
  • Real-time Remote Replication (RTRR) to another QNAP NAS or FTP Server
  • Works as Both RTRR Server & Client with Bandwidth Control
  • Real-time & Scheduled Backup
  • Encryption, Compression, File Filter, and Transfer Rate Limitation
  • Encrypted Replication between QNAP NAS Servers
  • Desktop Backup by QNAP NetBak Replicator for Windows
  • Apple Time Machine Support with Backup Management
  • Data Backup to Multiple External Storage Devices
  • Synchronizes with Cloud Storage: Amazon S3, ElephantDrive, Symform, Dropbox, and Google Drive
  • Third Party Backup Software Support: Veeam Backup & Replication, Acronis True
  • Image, ARCserve Backup, EMC Retrospect, Symantec Backup Exec, LaCie SilverKeeper, etc.

iSCSI (IP SAN)

  • iSCSI Target
  • Multi-LUNs per Target
  • Up to 256 Targets/LUNs Combined
  • Supports LUN Mapping & Masking
  • Block-based LUN
  • Thin-provisioned LUN with Space Reclamation supported
  • Online LUN Capacity Expansion
  • Supports SPC-3 Persistent Reservation
  • Supports MPIO & MC/S
  • iSCSI LUN Backup, One-time Snapshot, and Restore
  • iSCSI Connection and Management by QNAP Finder (Windows)
  • Virtual Disk Drive (via iSCSI Initiator)
  • Stack Chaining Master
  • Max No. of Virtual Disk Drives: 8

Server Virtualization & Clustering

  • VMware vSphere (ESX/ESXi 4.x, 5.x)
  • VMware VAAI for iSCSI and VAAI for NAS
  • vSphere Plug-in
  • Citrix XenServer (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
  • Supports Microsoft ODX
  • QNAP SMI-S provider for Microsoft SCVMM
  • Windows Server 2012 Failover Clustering

Virtualization Station

  • Support up to 8 Virtual Machine (32GB RAM is required) creating to run an operating system such as Windows, Linux, Unix.
  • VM import from Virtual Appliances
  • VM export into a virtual appliance in OVF / QVM format
  • VM clone
  • VM snapshot
  • HTML5 based shared remote console

Storage Plug & Connect via Windows Qfinder by QNAP

  • Create and Map Shared Folders
  • Create and Connect to iSCSI Target/LUN

myQNAPcloud Service

  • Private Cloud Storage and Sharing
  • Free Host Name Registration (DDNS)
  • Auto Router Configuration (via UPnP)
  • CloudLink for Remote Access without Complicated Router Setup
  • myQNAPcloud Connect for Easy VPN Connection (Windows VPN Utility)

Qsync

  • Syncs Files among Multiple Devices through the NAS
  • Option for Not Removing Files on the NAS during Synchronization
  • Selective Synchronization
  • Shares Securely with SSL
  • Team Folder
  • Shares Files by Links via E-mail
  • Uploads Photos or Videos to Qsync Folder Automatically via Qfile
  • Restores Files from Network Recycle Bin
  • File Name Conflict Policy
  • Option for Filter Settings
  • Privilege Control for Qsync Users
  • Supports Windows & Mac OS

Web Server

  • HTTP/HTTPS Connections
  • Built-in MySQL Server
  • Web-based Management via phpMyAdmin (QPKG)
  • Virtual Hosts: Max 32

Syslog Server

  • Centralized Log Monitoring and Archiving
  • Immediate Email Alerts
  • Supports Log Filtering

Print Server

  • Max No. of Printers: 3
  • Supports Internet Printing Protocol
  • Print Job Display and Management
  • IP-based and Domain Name-based Privilege Control
  • Supports Apple Bonjour Printing

Database Server

  • Built-in MySQL Server
  • Web-based Management via phpMyAdmin

RADIUS Server

  • Centralized Account Management and Authentication for Network Access
  • Supports 802.1x Security Authentication
  • TFTP Server with PXE Booting (Read-only)

VPN Server

  • Secure Remote Access: PPTP & OpenVPN VPN services
  • Remote Access to Other Resources on Local Network
  • Max No. of Clients: 30

Surveillance Station Pro

  • Supports over 1,400 IP Cameras
  • Includes 4 Free Camera License
  • Up to 72 Camera Channels via Additional License Purchase*
  • Intelligent Video Analytics (IVA) for Advanced Video Search
  • Visual Aid by E-map
  • Surveillance Client for Mac
  • Mobile App: VMobile (iOS and Android)

Antivirus

  • Supports ClamAV (free) and McAfee (optional purchase ) virus scanner.
  • Protection against Viruses, Trojans, and Other Threats
  • Free Virus Databases Update on Manual or Scheduled Basis
  • Multiple Scan Tasks (Max: 64, Concurrent: 5) with Custom Folder Selection and Scheduled Scanning
  • Email Notification upon Task Completion or Virus Detection
  • Quarantines or Deletes Infected Files

APP Center

  • Add New Features by Online Installation of over 90 Official and Community Software

Add-ons

  • (The actual available software add-ons may vary depending on the NAS platform)

* This feature may vary according to different models.
** The data encryption functions may not available in accordance with the legislative restrictions of some countries.

Optional Accessories:


Optional Accessories
Storage expansion accessories
REXP-1620U-RP
REXP-1620U-RP
  1. 3U 16-bay RAID expansion enclosure
  2. Up to 8 REXP-1620U-RP can be connected to TS-EC2480U R2.
REXP-1220U-RP
REXP-1220U-RP
  1. 2U 12-bay RAID expansion enclosure
  2. Up to 8 REXP-1220U-RP can be connected to TS-EC2480U R2.
SAS-12G2E-U
SAS-12G2E-U
Dual-wide-port storage expansion card, SAS 6Gbps.
Note: The storage expansion card is to be installed in the NAS for connecting to the RAID Expansion Enclosures.
CAB-SAS10M-8088
CAB-SAS10M-8644
Mini SAS external cable (SFF-8088 to SFF-8644), 1.0 m
CAB-SAS05M-8088
CAB-SAS05M-8644
Mini SAS external cable (SFF-8088 to SFF-8644), 0.5 m
Rail kit
RAIL-A02-90
RAIL-A02-90
A02 series (Chassis) rail kit, max. load 90 kg
LAN card
LAN-10G2T-U
LAN-10G2T-U
Dual-port 10GBase-T network expansion card for A01 series rack mount model, low-profile bracket
LAN-1G2T-U
LAN-1G2T-U
Dual-port 1 GbE network expansion card for A01 series rack mount model, low-profile bracket
RAM
RAM-4GDR3-LD-1600
RAM-4GDR3-LD-1600
QNAP 4GB DDR3-1600 LONG-DIMM RAM module
RAM-8GDR3-LD-1600
RAM-8GDR3-LD-1600
QNAP 8GB DDR3-1600 LONG-DIMM RAM module
RAM-4GDR3EC-LD-1600
RAM-4GDR3EC-LD-1600
4GB DDR3 ECC RAM, 1600 MHz, long-DIMM
RAM-4GDR3EC-LD-1600
RAM-8GDR3EC-LD-1600
8GB DDR3 ECC RAM, 1600 MHz, long-DIMM
mSATA Flash Module
FLASH-256GB-MSATA
FLASH-256GB-MSATA
Two 128GB mSATA flash modules

Utilities:

Various handy utilities are available for you to work smartly with your Turbo NAS. These utilities help increase your productivity and make it absolutely easy with connecting the Turbo NAS, setting up the system, data backup and synchronization, downloading files, and so on.

Qfinder

Connect and set up NAS easily
Qfinder is a utility, available for Windows, Mac, and Linux, to quickly find and access the Turbo NAS over the LAN. Install the Finder on your computer, open it, and double click your Turbo NAS name, and the login page is ready for you.

Connect and set up NAS easily

Easily access the NAS by Storage Plug & Connect
Windows version of Qfinder provides a convenient way to connect to the Turbo NAS and map a network drive or a virtual disk. By creating a shared folder on the Turbo NAS and mapping it as a network drive, you can use it as an additional drive and store files on it as it is a local drive of the computer.

Easily access the NAS by Storage Plug & Connect

myQNAPcloud Connect

NAS Connection by VPN
myQNAPcloud Connect helps you access the published services of the Turbo NAS quickly and securely on the Internet. myQNAPcloud Connect application is designed for Windows PC users. By installing the myQNAPcloud Connect, you will be able to connect to the Turbo NAS and easily manage files by drag-and-drop within the Windows Explorer.

NAS Connection by VPN

Qsync

Synchronize files anytime, anywhere
Qsync is a useful tool to synchronize files in multiple computers. It creates a specific “Qsync folder” in your devices that you can simply drop files in, and synchronizes the files to all your devices linked to the Turbo NAS.

Synchronize files anytime, anywhere

Sync in multiple ways

Full Sync
Whenever you add, edit, delete or rename a file on one computer, the change applies to all others linked with the Turbo NAS, so you have exactly identical contents on all your devices.

Full Sync

Smart Sync
Smart Sync

It allows you to remove files on one computer without affecting the copies stored on others that are linked with the Turbo NAS. However, when someone updates the files you deleted from another computer, you can still retrieve them in the Qsync folder.



Advanced Selective Sync

Advanced Selective Sync

With both Full Sync or Smart Sync options, you can choose to only sync specific sub-folders within the Qsync folder, useful if your computers have limited storage.


Share files and folders easilyShare files and folders easily

Quickly share files with download links
You can create download links to share files with people, even if they don't have an account on the Turbo NAS. This greatly reduces the time in creating user account and password for users.

Share folders for collaboration
Your life is connected with different groups of people. You can create sub-folders within the Qsync folder, and share each with different groups of Turbo NAS users as a file exchange center. Everyone in the same sub-folder is always kept up-to-date with the latest version of the files.

QNAP NetBak ReplicatorQNAP NetBak Replicator

Backup data on PC
The QNAP NetBak Replicator, provided with any Turbo NAS unit free of charge, helps you easily back up files from Windows PC - entire disk drives, documents, pictures, music, videos, fonts, emails, and more - to the Turbo NAS. The operation is very simple. You can do the backup task in just a few clicks using NetBak Replicator by the setting of real-time synchronization, scheduled backup and auto-backup from multiple PCs to the Turbo NAS.

NetBak Replicator also supports backing up to a remote server via FTP and WebDAV through the Internet. Imagine that you can backup new photos whenever on vacation. Even you are away from home, the convenient backup supports your memories.

QGetQGet

Download Station monitor widget
QGet is a powerful utility for download management. The software is available for Windows and Mac computers, allowing the management of BT, HTTP, and FTP download tasks of Download Station on multiple Turbo NAS servers.

QGet enables you to add, remove, or watch your BT download jobs from LAN or WAN. You can manage your download tasks in school or at work. QGet supports intuitive drag and drop of torrent files, HTTP or FTP URL to the software interface for convenient adding of download tasks.

vsphere Client plug-invsphere Client plug-in

Manage QNAP NAS within vSphere Client
The Turbo NAS supports vSphere Client Plug-in that allows managing VMware datastores on the Turbo NAS directly from the vSphere client console. In a large-scale server virtualization environment, management is centralized and straightforward. Administrators can easily control the status of the Turbo NAS and datastores and create additional datastores to multiple ESXi hosts in just a few clicks.

Note: The TS-x51 series doesn't support vSphere Client plug-in.

Qsnap

Qsnap

Take screenshots, easy and fast
Qsnap is a handy utility assisting you to quickly capture screenshots on your PC, and easily edit, save, and share, enabling quick note-taking or productive communication in your work and life.

  • Hotkey capturing: Taking PC screenshots without complicated mouse operations.
  • Easy editing: Add emphasis or remove unnecessary elements with a range of editing tools.
  • Instant sharing: Simply drag and drop the screenshots to instant messengers and emails as attachments to share.

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Documentation:

Download the QNAP Turbo NAS Business Series Datasheet (PDF).

Pricing Notes:

QNAP Products
Enterprise
QNAP 24-Bay 10GbE iSCSI NAS, 4U, SATA 6G, 4 x 1GbE, 2 x 10GbE (SFP+), 40GbE-ready, Redundant PSU
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QNAP 24-Bay 10GbE iSCSI NAS, 4U, SATA 6G, 4 x 1GbE, 2 x 10GbE (SFP+), 40GbE-ready, Redundant PSU
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US
Our Price: $4,799.00
QNAP 24-Bay 10GbE iSCSI NAS, 4U, SATA 6G, 4 x 1GbE, 2 x 10GbE (SFP+), 40GbE-ready, Redundant PSU
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US
Our Price: $4,799.00
TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US Bundles with Hard Drives
QNAP TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST600
Our Price: $14,861.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US 192TB Bundle, 24 x 8TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
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Our Price: $19,047.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US 72TB Bundle, 24 x 3TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
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Our Price: $10,566.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US 96TB Bundle, 24 x 4TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
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QNAP TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-E3-4GE-R2-US-24-WD60
Our Price: $14,595.00
TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US Bundles with Hard Drives
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 48TB Bundle, 24 x 2TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US-24-ST200
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QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 72TB Bundle, 24 x 3TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
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Our Price: $9,428.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 96TB Bundle, 24 x 4TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US-24-ST400
Our Price: $10,657.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US-24-ST600
Our Price: $12,557.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 192TB Bundle, 24 x 8TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
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QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 72TB Bundle, 24 x 3TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
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Our Price: $8,235.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 96TB Bundle, 24 x 4TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US-24-WD40
Our Price: $10,781.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-8G-R2-US-24-WD60
Our Price: $12,318.00
TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US Bundles with Hard Drives
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 48TB Bundle, 24 x 2TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST200
Our Price: $8,313.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 72TB Bundle, 24 x 3TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST300
Our Price: $9,428.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 96TB Bundle, 24 x 4TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST400
Our Price: $10,657.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST600
Our Price: $12,557.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 192TB Bundle, 24 x 8TB 3.5in Seagate SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-ST800
Our Price: $16,743.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 72TB Bundle, 24 x 3TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-WD30
Our Price: $8,235.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 96TB Bundle, 24 x 4TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-WD40
Our Price: $10,781.00
QNAP TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US 144TB Bundle, 24 x 6TB 3.5in WD SATA drives
#TS-EC2480U-i3-4GE-R2-US-24-WD60
Our Price: $12,318.00
Accessories
Power supply unit for TS-ECx80U series NAS
#SP-A02-650W-S-PSU
Our Price: $429.00