AN8L+B is designed with simple setup and easy maintenance features in mind. Features such as installation wizard for easy implementation out of the box, convenient web-based management for local or remote configuration, Dual 10/100/1000 gigabit ports supporting teaming and fail-over redundancy plus RAID protection for your data storage making the AN8L+B a very robust yet easy to use Windows/MAC/Linux sharing NAS server system.
Feature Rich Data Storage - Built-in Snapshot, Folder Replication, and iSCSI
In comparison to other products in the market, AN8L+B is bundled with many enterprise-level features without the additional cost. For example, iSCSI target support for iSCSI applications, iSCSI initiator support for future data storage expansion, folder to folder replication, scheduled or on-demand volume snapshot and local tape backup support just to name a few.
iSCSI Support for VMware
To take advantage of centralized storage for all virtual machines in VMware ESX or Vsphere, the AN8L+B can be used as a focal storage point for the VMWare ESX or ESXi server hosting multiple virtual machines. Utilizing the AN8L+B as an iSCSI target storage system for the VMware ESX/ESXi server, the AN8L+B is ready for your VMware storage virtualization needs.
Operating system specifically
An operating system specifically designed for Windows/MAC/Linux sharing NAS server and iSCSI application.
4GB DDR3 memory;
Supports up to a total of 96TB (Raw) SATA hard drive (12TB x 8 HDD)
RAID 0, 1, 1+0, 5 (with spare), 6.
Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports.
Convenient setup and easy maintenance.
IP discovery tools for easy deployment.
Web GUI configuration interface supporting Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers.
Informational Event Log for diagnostics.
Supports local user account.
Supports Windows Active Directory Service or Primary Domain Server and Workgroup.
Supports HTTPS/SSL service.
Designed with Linux based Journaling file system (XFS).
Folder to folder replication supporting scheduling with multiple versions or full replication with bandwidth control.
Supports scheduled or on-demand volume snapshot.
System configuration backup and restore.
Supports Local Tape backup, 3rd party backup agent.
Supports iSCSI target and initiator.
Supports VMware ESX Server 4.0/4.1/5.0/5.1 or Microsoft Hyper-V Server or Citrix XGen Server.