Addonics R1825SN-2MS - (1U Rack for 8 2.5" HDD/SSD, 2 SFF-8088 connectors)
1U RAID Rack Introduction
The Addonics 1U RAID Rack is a family of 1U Rackmount chassis with removable drive systems for easily adding and removing hard drives. Comes bundled with all the necessary connecting cables for attaching to your system, these RAID Racks are designed to accommodate as many as four 3.5" SATA or eight 2.5" HDD/SSD. You can start your RAID Rack with as little as one drive and expand by adding more drives as your storage requirement grows. Depending on the model, the hard drives can be connected to the system with eSATA, USB 3.0 , mini SAS or Firewire cable.
About This Model
The R1825SN-2MS is a 1U RAID Rack that accommodates as many as eight 2.5" SATA hard drives or SSDs. Comes built-in with eight 2.5" Snap-In drive bays, drives can be added to or removed from each bay like tape cartridges without any special tool.The eight Snap-in bays are connected to two 4-SATA to mini SAS (SFF-8088) bridge on the back of this 1U Rack, thus allowing attaching the eight drives to computer via two external mini SAS cables.This set up is ideal for storage application that desires adding multiple external drives to a computer as individual drives without RAID. It is a great economical compact solution to use as a central storage for multiple computers.