NetServ XS 12 Bay
6Gb SATA NAS Subsystem

Account Manager support NIS
Allows online capacity expansion within the enclosure
Android/iOS mobile APP for monitoring
Backup to Cloud (Amazon S3)
Backup/Restore from attached storage (USB/eSATA/iSCSI/RDX/USM)
Backup/Restore from remote share (CIFS/NFS)
Bonjour Protocol, easily connect to NAS
Compression (Support on ZFS file system)
Central data and storage management
Data backup via backup plan/schedule
Data copy (1:1)
Deduplication (Support on ZFS file system)
EXT4 support extends over 16TB
iSCSI/share volume replication
ISO mount
Latest volume snapshot technology
Local and external account management, support large account import
Online expansion file system
Plug-in management
Select share or file for backup/restore
Share management and permission (support ACL setting)
Support Internet Gateway
Support iSCSI target for IP SAN
Support iSCSI initiator
Support iSCSI multi-host
Support e-mail notification, SNMP Trap/MIB, and system log
System configuration backup/restore
Thin Provisioning
Volume replication to enhance data protection
VMware ESXi 5 iSCSI/NFS VAAI support
Wizard-oriented GUI design
WORM (Write Once Read Many) support CIFS/NFS


As the number of users and the amount of data grows, how to find a storage which can offer complete data protection, good performance, with reliability and high scalability is the key for all enterprises and companies. The NetServ_XS_12_Bay 6G SATA NAS based on latest proNAS 3.1 operating system. Except for basic NAS functions, it supports a variety of advanced storage management and application features such as VAAI, Thin- Provisioning, etc. It can be deployed easily in any IT environment since it supports multiple interfaces for different host server and clients.

For data protection, NetServ_XS_12_Bay supports RAID level 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 and 50 modes, and drives can be set hot spares, have automatically hot rebuilding and online capacity expansion within the enclosure. NetServ_XS_12_Bay has a fully-featured backup solution including manual or scheduled backup for file, folder, and shares, and it can be backup and restore from multiple local or remote devices. And there are volume clone, snapshot, remote replication, and data copy for options, which are all designed to ensure and enhance your precious data.

Technical Specifications

NetServ XS 12 Bay
H/W Platform
Intel Pentium Dual Core 3.2GHz CPU or above
Cache memory : 8GB DDR3 up to 16GB
Four USB3.0 and Two USB2.0 ports
Two Gigabit Ethernet ports
Up to Twelve 2.5"/3.5” hot-swappable 6Gb/s SATA hard drives
Real-time drive activity and status indicators
Environmental monitoring unit
Two(2) 400W hot-swappable power supplies with PFC
RAID Controller Specifications
Highpoint RocketRAID 2720
Support RAID level: RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50
Support drive hot spare and automatic hot rebuild
Allow online capacity expansion within the enclosure
Locally audible event notification alarm
Storage Management
Volume management (Support ZFS, XFS, EXT3 and EXT4 file system)
Support Compression and Deduplication (Support on ZFS file system)
Disk usage statistics
Hot spare drives
iSCSI Target manager: Support LUN Mapping/Initiator Filter/Thin Provisioning
VAAI support for iSCSI/NFS
Independent file server
Multiple language support
Support UPS
Support LV encryption
System Management
Automatic IP address configuration
Web browser-based management
SNMP management and notification
Fail-free online firmware upgrade
Unicode support
Multi-node management GUI
System configuration backup/restore
Central management
Quick wizard
APP for Android/iOS monitoring
Support NIC/Trunking/Load Balance/Fail Over/802.3ad
DHCP Server/DHCP Client
WINS Server
Internet gateway
Client Operating Systems Support
Microsoft® Windows® 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008/Win7/Windows 2012/Win 8
Mac OS
Local user account/group
Microsoft NT Domain Controller (PDC)
Microsoft Active Directory Authentication (ADS)
Network Information Service (NIS)
Support OpenLDAP service
Support creating users by batch
User quota management
Share level security
File level security
User ID security for NFS
Recycle bin (Samba)
File access log, audit (Samba)
Write Once Read Many (WORM)
Block Storage
iSCSI Target Support
Thin Provisioning support
VMware VAAI support
VMware VAAI for NFS support
Attached Storage
ISO Mount
USB/eSATA*/iSCSI initiator
Data Backup / Restore
Symantec BackupExec Agent (by additional installation)
Scheduling multi-snapshot (Support iSCSI snapshot)
Replication (Remote realtime data mirroring)
Scheduling Rsync Replication
Support NetVault backup client (by additional installation)
Support CA ARCserve (by additional installation)
Data copy (copy files to other share/attached storage)
Scheduling backup
Differential/incremental backup
iSCSI Replication
Amazon S3 backup
backup/restore from attached storage
Support Apple Time Machine
Plug-in management
Central management
iTunes Server
Virtualization (VM on NAS)
Power requirements
AC 100V ~ 240V Full range
8A ~ 4A, 47~63Hz
Relative Humidity: 10%~85% Non-condensing
Operating Temp: 10°C ~ 40°C (50°F ~ 104°F)
Physical Dimensions : 88(H) x 482(W) x 620(D)mm
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