Network-attached storage

Sphere 3 and 4

The small Sphere 3 network-attached storage server offers space for four hot-swappable hard discs in a RAID 1, 5, or 10, ensuring optimal performance and data redundancy.

The rack-mountable Sphere 4 servers allow the combination of up to twelve hot-swappable discs, enabling storage capacities up to 72 TB with full redundancy.

Features and performance

Sphere 3

Coming Spring 2020


Data & metadata encryption


Automatic key management


Resilient storage

Form factor

220 x 260 x 190 mm (wxdxh) desktop chassis

Disc bays

4 hot-swappable

Capacity

Up to 24 TB redundant

Throughput

1 Gbps

Sphere 4

Planned


Data & metadata encryption


Automatic key management


Resilient storage

Throughput

1 Gbps

Form factor

1-RU rack-mountable chassis

2-RU rack-mountable chassis

Disc bays

4 hot-swappable

12 hot-swappable

Capacity

Up to 24 TB redundant

Up to 72 TB redundant

Secure networks solve the problem that expert knowledge on authentication, encryption and tunnelling is required to add essential security that is not part of the basic internet protocols.