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QNAP TS-531P Tower 5-Bay Network Attached Storage (NAS) Cortex A15 (1.4GHz) 2GB QTS 4.2 LAN/USB (Black)

£368.33 with Free Delivery
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  • Quick Find Code: K705445
  • Manufacturers SKU: TS-531P-2G
  • Product UPC/EAN: 4712511128475

Product Description

The TS-531P supports multiple port-trunking modes, enabling IT administrators to set up link aggregation to increase total data transmission capability. Failover and dual IP are also supported to ensure continuous system operations. The supported port-trunking modes include: Balance-rr (Round-Robin), Active Backup, Balance XOR, Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad, Balance-tlb (Adaptive Transmit Load Balancing) and Balance-alb (Adaptive Load Balancing). The TS-531P supports SSD caching which can greatly boost IOPS performance of storage volumes to increase operational efficiency. It is perfect for improving overall workflow of IOPS-demanding applications and allows the best of both cost and performance by combining SSDs with HDDs. QNAP Container Station exclusively integrates LXC and Docker lightweight virtualization technologies, allowing you to operate multiple isolated Linux systems on the TS-531P as well as download apps from the built-in Docker Hub Registry. It supports container import/export and permission settings, and features an informative dashboard and flexible user interface for you to manage multiple containers. You can experience the amazing Container Station and enjoy the playground of virtual containers with the TS-531P. Container Station also supports Online Document app, which allows you to directly view, edit and store files of various types anytime on your NAS, including Office documents, images and text files. TS-531P with 8GB RAM supports Qsirch, QNAP's unique, powerful, Google Search-like search tool that helps you find what you need on the NAS. You can quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including parts of the file name or even words/phrases in the document, and Qsirch will display a list of matches - complete with thumbnails - as you type. Qsirch even remembers your search history so you can quickly navigate to files you've previously searched for.

Main Features:

  • Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-314 Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A15 processor
  • 2GB (1x2GB) DDR3-1600 RAM (512MB Flash)
  • Operating System: QTS 4.2 (Embedded Linux)
  • 5 x 3.5/2.5 inch hot-swappable hard disk tray
  • 10GbE readiness, quad LAN ports and SSD cache
  • Hardware-accelerated encryption engine for efficient cryptographic performance exceeding 400 MB/s
  • Enjoy LXC and Docker lightweight virtualization technologies with the Container Station
  • Manage, share, and back up business data with Real-time Remote Replication (RTRR)
  • Qsirch, a near real time full-text search engine, helps quickly find specific NAS data (supported by TS-531P with 8GB RAM)
  • Scales up to 21 drives with QNAP UX-800P expansion enclosures
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CPU Processor Annapurna 1.4GHz
Processors (Max) 1 (1)
MEMORY Memory (Maximum) 2GB (8GB) 1600MHz DDR3
Flash Memory 512MB
STORAGE Hard Drive Interface SATA
Hard Disk 0GB (5 x 0GB)
Maximum Enclosure Capacity Number of Bays 5
STORAGE: INCLUDED ARRAY RAID Format RAID Level 0, 1, 5, 5+ spare, 6,10
USB Ports 3 x USB 3.0
NETWORK (WIRED) Network Card Ethernet 10/100/1000Mbps
Network File Protocols CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS(v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP, and SMSC
Network Transport Protocols TCP/IP
Network Client Types DHCP client
SYSTEM Management Storage Management: QNAP flexible Volume/LUN with thin provisioning and space reclaim • RAID 0/1/5/6/10, + hot spare • Supports storage pools • Online volume expansion&storage pool expansion • Online RAID capacity expansion and online RAID level migration • SMART data migration • Storage expansion via max 2 QNAP UX-500P/UX-800P expansion units • JBOD enclosure roaming • SSD read-only/read-write cache • Bad block scan, recovery, and hard drive S.M.A.R.T. • RAID recovery • Bitmap support
Security K-lock security slot for theft prevention • Network access protection with auto-blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, AFP • CIFS host access control for shared folders • FIPS 140-2 validated AES 256-bit volume-based and shared folder data encryption • AES 256-bit external drive encryption • Importable SSL certificates • Instant alert via E-mail, SMS, beep,and push service • 2-step verification
Language Selection Chinese (Traditional & Simplified), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish
Operating System Linux Embedded
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Operating Systems Supported Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows 8 (32/64-bit), Windows Server 2003/2008 R2/2012/2012R2 • Apple Mac OS X • Linux & UNIX
ELECTRICAL Power Supply External
Voltage/Power/Frequency 110 to 240V AC / 29.31W / 50 to 60Hz
Electrical Power Available 250W
Cooling System 1 x quiet cooling fan (12cm, 12V DC)
ENVIRONMENTAL Environmental Operating Temperature 0 to 40°C - Humidity 5 to 95%
PHYSICAL Form Factor Tower
Case Colour Black
Pack Quantity 1
In The Box TS-531P • Ethernet Cable x 2 • Quick Installation Guide • Flat Head Screw x 15 (for 2.5 inch HDD) • Flat Head Screw x 20 (for 3.5 inch HDD) • Power Cord
Dimensions 21.06cm (W) x 23.54cm (D) x 18.5cm (H) - Weight 4.4kg
LED Status Indicators Status, LAN, USB, HDD 1, HDD 2, HDD 3, HDD 4, HDD 5
Enclosure type Desktop
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