Seagate 2 Bay Desktop Network Attached Storage
The 4TB (2 x 2TB) STCT4000100 2-Bay, 8TB (2 x 4TB) STCT8000100 2-Bay NAS Server from Seagate is a preconfigured network storage solution that offers the ability to collaborate, share, and access files even when on the go. This NAS server offers two bays each holding a 2TB, 4TB Seagate NAS hard drive that is engineered to run 24 x 7 and delivers performance for home or business use. These drives are rated higher for reliability and run cooler than the standard hard drive, offering more protection for your critical files. The NAS server features SimplyRAID technology that's built into the NAS OS 4 software. This technology guides you in choosing between JBOD, RAID 0, and 1, which balances performance, capacity, and redundancy. Once configured, connect the NAS server to your network via the Gigabit LAN port or to your Windows, Mac, Linux PC via USB 3.0.
For accessing files on the NAS when on the go, Seagate offers Sdrive for PC, Mac, Android, and Apple OS devices. The Sdrive app for mobile devices offers enhanced security by encrypting the files before they leave the NAS and requires user credentials to decrypt and access the files. Within the App Manager in NAS OS 4, you can install apps that turns the NAS into a recording solution for IP cameras or an anti-virus app that can scan files and identify potential threats before it's too late. It also features NAS-to NAS backup, which allows IT administrators to back up shares to other NAS devices on the network or to a remote location over the Internet. By backing up over the Internet to a second Seagate NAS server provides offsite protection while retaining ownership of your data. Another feature is built-in iSCSI support, which offers performance and provides additional storage for servers and workstations on the network that supports IP SAN and NAS applications. Along with the Seagate 2-Bay server are a power cable and Ethernet cable.
Seagate NAS OS 4
Configure and set up multiple devices with the interface. From your laptop or desktop workstation, and equally from your tablet and smartphone, Seagate NAS OS 4 incorporates software features to keep your projects available, secure, and running smoothly.
Connect up to 25 users to data that is centralized and secure without the need for an IT department.
Seagate offers SimplyRAID technology, which automatically manages installed drives to give you the optimal blend of capacity and redundancy. Choose between protection in case of one or two simultaneous drive failures, and SimplyRAID will figure out the rest. Seagate NAS servers with pre-installed drives have SimplyRAID configured at the factory to help get you up and running faster.
The Seagate Sdrive is an intuitive way to connect to your NAS if you're away from the office and need to look for or grab a file. From any desktop or laptop, access your NAS by clicking the Sdrive icon (from Computer or Finder). Go ahead and drag-and-drop files, or search for that particular file and open it directly with its native application. From your smartphone, you can securely and easily access your files from the Sdrive as well.
NAS hard drives are designed specifically for NAS applications running 24×7 and are much more reliable than standard desktop hard drives. With improved vibration tolerance and advanced management capabilities, the industry-leading NAS HDDs on board can support several optimum power and performance profiles so you can strike the right balance.
With the Daily Updates engine, Seagate Antivirus will protect your data and systems from the most volatile threats. Manual Scan lets you add large amounts of content or schedule a scan when your NAS isn't in use; the choice is yours. Event Reporting allows you to easily sift through your scans with filtering capabilities.
- Daily Updates make sure your data is safe from the most recent threats
- Stay informed with email notifications
- Whitelist specific files and folders that you don't want scanned
- Clean/quarantine or delete infected files with antivirus file treatment options
- Even when the app is closed, never miss a beat with background scanning