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NAS Mini Storage Tower with Hardware Port Multiplier Configuration Examples

The Mini Storage Tower with built in Hardware Port Multiplier is the perfect balance of storage capacity and portability. Four 3.5" drive bays on the Storage Tower are available, supporting up to a maximum of four 3.5" SATA hard drives. Once the drives are configured as a single RAID volume, they are connected to the NAS Adapter using the eSATA to USB 2.0 Adapter. The Mini Storage Tower comes with a low noise cooling fan and stylish design with swing open front panel for easy drive access.


Connection Diagram

Example Configuration of NAS Mini Storage Tower with 5x1 eSATA Hardware Port Multiplier




Example Configuration of NAS Mini Storage Tower with 4x1 eSATA/USB Hardware Port Multiplier








Features summary

NAS Mini Storage Tower with Hardware Port Multiplier features

  • Choice of two models
  • Mini Storage Tower with built in 5x1 Hardware Port Multiplier connects up to 4 SATA hard drives to the NAS Adapter
  • Four 3.5" drive bays for installation of various types of internal removable drive systems
  • Great for variety of storage applications - external RAID storage, Video storage, Server storage
  • Available in Acrylic white and Acrylic black
  • Light weight and sturdy metal frame construction
  • Compact size
  • Swing open front panel for convenient access to disk drive.
  • Ventilated front panel for efficient air flow.
  • Low noise high CFM ball bearing cooling fan
  • 150W 110/220 power supply
  • Power and drive access LEDs (drive access LED available only on model with Port Multiplier or JBOD USB controller)

Basic NAS Adapter features

  • Convert any USB 2.0 / 1.1 mass storage device into a Network Attached Storage device
  • Great for adding Addonics Storage Tower, Storage Rack or any Addonics USB storage device onto the network
  • Great for creating a custom Network Attached Storage appliance.
  • USB port can be used to power most 2.5" USB hard drives or any low powered USB storage device.
  • Support Fast Ethernet 10/100Mbps.
  • Simple to install
  • Small and light weight. Size slightly longer than a C size battery. Can be installed practically anywhere
  • Can be set as DHCP server or client.
  • Support Samba server for up to 64 concurrent clients.
  • Support FTP server for up to 8 concurrent users.
  • Can be set as a print server to attach any USB printer to the network
  • Built-in Bit Torrent client for direct download to the attached USB storage device
  • Can be set as a UPnP AV server to share photo/music files stored on the file server with XBOX 360 video game consoles connected to the LAN
  • User management to allow read only or read/write access to folders
  • Administrative management access via web browser with password security.
  • Compatible with all Windows OS, Mac OS, Linux 2.6.x and above, Solaris 9 and above

note: The maximum capacity of the NAS Adapter is 2 TB. This is the limitation of current FAT32 file system and not related to Addonics hardware




 Model, Price and Package content

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NASMHPMESB
NAS Mini Storage Tower (black color) with 5-port HPM - support 1 - 4 SATA hard drives with RAID capability
Content: Mini Storage Tower in black color integrated with 5-port Hardware Port Multiplier (MST5HPMES-B), 3-foot eSATA - eSATA connecting cable (AAESATA100C), USB 2.0 to eSATA Adapter (AAU2ESA), NAS Adapter (NASU2)
(Discontinued)
NASMHPMES
NAS Mini Storage Tower (white color) with 5-port HPM - support 1 - 4 SATA hard drives with RAID capability
Content: Mini Storage Tower in white color integrated with 5-port Hardware Port Multiplier (MST5HPMES), 3-foot eSATA - eSATA connecting cable (AAESATA100C), USB 2.0 to eSATA Adapter (AAU2ESA), NAS Adapter (NASU2)
(Discontinued)
NASMS4HPMB
NAS Mini Storage Tower (black color) with 4-port HPM - support 1 - 4 SATA hard drives with RAID capability
Content: Mini Storage Tower in black color integrated with 4-port Hardware Port Multiplier (MST4SR5PM-B), USB 2.0 Type A-B cable (AAUSBAB6F), NAS Adapter (NASU2)
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NASMS4HPM
NAS Mini Storage Tower (white color) with 4-port HPM - support 1 - 4 SATA hard drives with RAID capability
Content: Mini Storage Tower in white color integrated with 4-port Hardware Port Multiplier (MST4SR5PM), USB 2.0 Type A-B cable (AAUSBAB6F), NAS Adapter (NASU2)
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