RAID Rack 25 (RR3625HXES-A)

Just add 2.5" hard drive or SSD of your choice to create your own powerful external RAID rack mount storage

The Addonics RAID Rack25 is a family of Rackmount chassis made specifically for 2.5" SATA hard drive or SSD. With built-in Port Multipliers and removable drive systems for easy adding and removal of hard drives, these RAID Rack25 storage systems are designed to accommodate as many as thirty six 2.5" SATA hard drives or SSDs. Comes bundled with all the connecting cables, the RAID Rack25 is an ideal storage solution for video storage, or any applications that require a lot of drives and a reliable storage system.

You can start your RAID Rack25 with as little as one hard drive and expand by adding more hard drives as your storage requirement grows. Depending on the model, the thirty six drives can be set up to appear as individual drive to the OS or as seven large capacity RAID volumes connecting to a computer with either eight eSATA cables or two Multilane cables. There are also choice of models with hot swappable redundant power supply for mission critical applications.

About this Model (RR3625HXES-A)

The RR3625HXES-A supports up to thirty six 2.5" SATA hard drives or SSDs of any capacity, and connect to computer via eight eSATA ports. Comes with Built-in standard 500W ATX power supply.



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  • Connect to system via eight eSATA ports (connecting cables included)
  • Install up to thirty six 2.5" SATA hard drives or SSDs of any capacity* (drives not included)
  • The drives in a group of 5 are connected to 7 PMs inside. Each PM is connected to an eSATA port on the back panel.
  • Drives are added or removed directly like tape cartridge from each removable snap-in bay without any special tool
  • Thirty six drives can be set up to work as individual drive with no RAID
  • For RAID set up, each set of 5 drives can be configured as RAID0 (Striping), RAID1 (Mirroring), RAID5 (Parity), RAID10 (Mirrored Striped), JBOD (Concatenation), Clone Mode (N-Way Mirror) using built-in hardware RAID
  • OS independent, can be used on any system when all drives are configured as a single RAID volume
  • For Windows operating systems, RAID set up can be configured with the included software utility or the onboard jumpers
  • For Linux, Mac and other operating systems, RAID set up is configured using onboard jumpers.
  • Power supply - standard ATX 500W

*maximum drive thickness is 12.7 mm 
 
 
Optional: USB 3.0 - eSATA adapter (ADU3ESA), NAS 4.0 adapter (NAS40ESUfor sharing over LAN and WAN, USB 3.0 hub (AD4U3HE)
  • Rackmount chassis
    • 4U height
    • Constructed in heavy duty cold rolled electroplated steel
    • Choice of standard ATX power supply or Redundant power supply
    • Integrated dual 90 x 90mm cooling fans (51CFM each)
  • Intelligent Thermal Management Card
    • Supports connecting up to 8 cooling fans
    • Two ambient temperature detect terminals
    • Built-in overheat buzzer
    • LED connectors for fan, temperature, and power status
    • On / Off control for each cooling fan and over temperature setting at 40°C, 50°C or 60°C
    • Detailed diagram and specifications
  • Front Panel
    • Thirty six 2.5" Snap-In drive bays - accommodate any 2.5" SATA hard drive or SSD with drive thickness up to 12.7 mm.
    • LED displays - Power, HDD Activity, Fan, and Temperature
    • Front accessible switches - Power On / Off, System Reset, Buzzer Reset
  • Rear panel
    • Choice of models with eight eSATA connectors or two Multilane connectors
  • Hardware Port Multiplier (HPM) - model: AD5HPMSXA), 7 units included.
    • 5 drives are connected to each HPM which connects to the either the eSATA port or the multilane connector mounted on the back panel
    • Each set of 5 drives can be configured as RAID0 (Striping), RAID1 (Mirroring), RAID5 (Parity), RAID10 (Mirrored Striped), JBOD (Concatenation), Clone Mode (N-Way Mirror) using the built-in hardware RAID
    • Drives can also be set to appear as individual drive (JBOD) when the RAID Rack is attached to a PM compatible controller
    • RAID configuration can be set via included software utility (for Windows OS only) or onboard dip switches
    • Compatible with any OS.


Comparison Chart

Model
RR3625HXES-R
RR3625HXML-R
RR3625HXES-A
RR3625HXML-A
Price
       
Maximum number of drives installable
2.5" SATA or SSD
(maximum drive  thickness  12.7 mm)  
36 36 36 36
Type of power supply        
500 Watts Redundant power supply Yes Yes N/A N/A
500 Watts ATX power supply N/A N/A Yes Yes
Connection to System
Via any eSATA port Yes, up to to 5 drives/port N/A Yes, up to to 5 drives/port N/A
Via USB 3.0 / 2.0 port Yes (with optional
USB 3.0 - eSATA adapter)
N/A Yes (with optional
USB 3.0 - eSATA adapter)
N/A
Via Multilane port N/A Yes (up to 20 drives per port) N/A Yes (up to 20 drives per port)
Supported RAID options
RAID 1, RAID 0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
RAID 10 Yes Yes Yes Yes
BIG (SPAN) Yes Yes Yes Yes
RAID 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Clone Mode Yes Yes Yes Yes
(individual drive) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller)
RAID setup and monitoring software
utility support
available for Windows available for Windows available for Windows available for Windows
RAID Setup via software utility or onboard jumpers via software utility or onboard jumpers via software utility or onboard jumpers via software utility or onboard jumpers
Integrated Port Multiplier AD5HPMSXA AD5HPMSXA AD5HPMSXA AD5HPMSXA
RAID Diagnostics via software or LED lights via software or LED lights via software or LED lights via software or LED lights
Drive installation
Directly insert or removed from drive slot with no special tool Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hot Swappable
Drives
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Supported OS OS independent OS independent OS Independent OS Independent

PRODUCTS

RR3625HXES-A - (RR 9 Snap-In DA25, ATX PS, eSATA)
RAID Rack with 500W ATX power supply, 7 HPM-XA, 9 Snap-In Disk Array 25, 9 eSATA cables (6 feet)
Price: 1619.00

ACCESSORIES

SRRAIL (A pair of sliding rails for Storage Rack)
content: A pair of sliding rails with mounting brackets and screws, user manual
Price: 59.00
NAS40ESU (NAS 4.0 adapter)
Package content: NAS 4.0 unit, 5V 110/240V AC adapter, 6" CAT5e cable, User guide
Price: 89.00
AD4U3HE (4-port USB 3.0 hub, external)

4-port external USB 3.0 hub with built-in 3 feet USB 3.0 cable, user guide.

Price: 25.99
Datasheets
RR3625HXES-A
Applies to:
Drivers
HPM RAID Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMREU, CDC5HMEU3

RAID Management Utility for Windows operating systems for HPM XA (AD5HPMRXA-E, AD5HPMSXA), HPM-XU (AD5HPMREU), Port Multiplier Ultra (AD5EHPMEU3)  or on any Addonics storage products that are equipped with one of these Port Multipliers