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QNAP TS-EC1280U-R2 - NAS server - 120 TB

Manufacturer part number (MPN): TS-EC1280U-I3-4GE-R2/120TB-GOLD
QNAP TS-EC1280U-R2 - NAS server - 12 bays - 120 TB - rack-mountable - SATA 6Gb/s - HDD 10 TB x 12 - RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD, 5 hot spare, 6 hot spare, 10 hot spare, 1 hot spare - RAM 4 GB - Gigabit Ethernet / 10 Gigabit Ethernet - iSCSI - 2U
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QNAP TS-EC1280U R2, featuring the easy-to-use QTS operating system, provides a reliable and scalable NAS solution to fulfill data backup, file synchronization and remote access. The TS-EC1280U R2 delivers exceptional performance, and supports cross-platform file sharing, comprehensive backup solutions, iSCSI and virtualization applications, and many practical business functions, making it the ideal choice for SMBs to secure important business data. It also includes abundant multimedia applications backed by its powerful hardware specifications.

  • Simple and efficient
  • A smarter, faster way to search
  • Internal cache port for IO acceleration
  • Removable motherboard drawer for easy maintenance
  • Seamless capacity expansion
  • Simple and efficient
    Thanks to QTS's intuitive user interface, system operations of the TS-EC1280U R2 are smooth and handy. Its intelligent desktop allows you to find the desired functions quickly, create desktop shortcuts or group shortcuts, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, and open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater working efficiency.
  • A smarter, faster way to search
    Quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music with Qsirch, QNAP's new built-in NAS search application lets you find what you need by real-time, natural search. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including bits 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. Qsirch is a huge productivity boost - it greatly reduces the amount of time spent looking for files on the NAS so you can focus on other tasks.
  • Internal cache port for IO acceleration
    The TS-EC1280U R2 supports two on-board mSATA internal cache ports, and SSDs can be used for caching. By installing mSATA flash modules, the IOPS performance of storage volumes can remarkably boost. It is perfect for improving overall workflow of random IOPS demanding applications such as database and virtualization. The internal cache port design reserves the space of hard drive tray for more storage capacity.
  • Removable motherboard drawer for easy maintenance
    With the TS-EC1280U R2's removable motherboard drawer, IT administrators have easier access in upgrading/installing components such as RAM, the internal cache. The motherboard itself can be removed and replaced without needing to remove the heavy TS-EC1280U R2 from the rack cabinet, making it especially useful in maintaining the TS-EC1280U R2 in data centers with multiple rack cabinets.
  • Seamless capacity expansion
    The TS-EC1280U R2 supports online capacity expansion by cascading multiple QNAP RAID expansion enclosures to meet the needs of growing business data. With the QNAP scale-up solution, raw storage capacity can be gradually expanded. It is especially useful for large data applications, such as video surveillance, data archiving, and TV broadcast storage, to name few.
Full Specification
Device Type NAS server
Host Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet / 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Enclosure Type Rack-mountable - 2U
Total Storage Capacity 120 TB
Installed Devices / Modules Qty 12 (installed) / 12 (max)
Width 44.25 cm
Depth 53.05 cm
Height 8.8 cm
Weight 14.18 kg
Built-in Devices Led panel
Processor / Memory
Processors Installed 1 x Intel Core i3 4150 3.5 GHz
Number of Cores Dual-Core
Max Supported Qty 1
RAM 4 GB (installed) / 32 GB (supported) - DDR3
Flash Memory Installed 512 MB
Storage Controller
Interface Type SATA 6Gb/s
RAID Level RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, JBOD, RAID 5 hot spare, RAID 6 hot spare, RAID 10 hot spare, RAID 1 hot spare
Hard Drive
Type HDD
Capacity 12 x 10 TB
Data Link Protocol 10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE, 10 GigE
Network / Transport Protocol TCP/IP, iSCSI, SMTP, FTP, DHCP, Bonjour, SMB, DDNS
Remote Management Protocol SNMP 2, Telnet, SNMP 3, HTTP, HTTPS, TFTP, SSH
Network Services Compatibility Microsoft Active Directory (AD), Apple Bonjour Protocol, DHCP, DDNS, Microsoft CIFS, Network File System (NFS), FTP, FTPS, Server Message Block (SMB), Apple File Protocol (AFP), HTTP, HTTPS, Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)
Features VPN support, trunking, ALERT notification, LDAP support, wake on LAN (WOL), Syslog support, E-mail alert, print server, IPv6 support, antivirus analysis, IP address filtering, firmware upgradable, proxy server, MySQL server, web server, backup server, download client, file sharing, event log, Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) support, RADIUS support, SSH support, Jumbo Frames support, DHCP server, FTP server, SMS alert, UPnP Media Server, Network Access Protection (NAP), bandwidth control, IPv4 support, surveillance station, teaming support, PXE support, Apple Time Machine compatible, Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP), TFTP server, DHCP client, e-mail notification, cloud backup, VPN Server
Encryption Algorithm SSL, TLS
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.3ad (LACP), IEEE 802.1x, UPnP
Expansion / Connectivity
Expansion Bays 12 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 2.5" / 3.5"
Expansion Slots 1 (total) / 0 (free) x PCI Express 3.0 x8 ¦ 1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCI Express 3.0 x4 ¦ 4 (total) / 2 (free) x DIMM 240-pin
Interfaces 4 x USB 2.0 - Type A ¦ 4 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ 4 x USB 3.0 - Type A ¦ 2 x Ethernet 10Gb - SFP+
Cables Included 4 x network cable
Features Audible alarm, lockable, built-in 4 cooling fans
Included Accessories Rack mounting kit
Power Device Internal power supply
Installed Qty 2
Max Supported Qty 2
Power Redundancy Yes
Power Redundancy Scheme 1+1
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Provided 400 Watt
Software / System Requirements
Software Included Drivers & Utilities
OS Required UNIX, Linux, Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 5 - 95% (non-condensing)
Sound Emission 45 dBA

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