Today’s demanding media and entertainment workflows require high-performing access to reliable, scalable storage. The G-Rack 12 offers an NAS (Network-Attached Storage) solution for up to 120 TB that provides bays for 12 hard drives, plus a high degree of reliability and a super-fast networked connection via quad 10-Gb-Ethernet ports. The G-Rack 12 pairs enterprise-level storage with pricing that’s attainable for medium businesses or a small studio, making even non-linear editing suites smoothly accessible for varying workflows.
Ideal Size for Growth
While G-Technology has been known for their desktop and portable storage devices in the past, the G-Rack 12 is a true rackmount device. Even 4K entertainment and media workflows run successfully when you take advantage of the full 120TB capacity of the G-Rack 12. Need even more horsepower? Utilize an expansion unit to bring the G-Rack 12 up to its 240TB maximum capacity. Transfer data at speeds of up to 2000MB/s with Dual Intel Xeon E5 processors, and 4 10GbE network ports.
Ease of Use
Customized operating system software built on Linux as well as the powerful BTRFs file system make the G-Rack 12 a usable addition to your complex and demanding workflows. The G-Rack 12 is optimized for post-production houses, ad agencies or in-house creative teams utilizing Apple Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro and other high-end editing suites. Whether you’re a Mac or Windows shop, the G-Rack 12 operates seamlessly within your chosen environment. The storage solution supports multiple network protocols including AFP, NFS, SMB and can even utilize iSCSI as needed. Typical NAS administrative systems have a high level of complexity baked into the administration; however, G-Rack 12 boasts a easy-to-use GUI that will not intimidate users.
High Performance Powerhouse
When you pair G-Rack 12 with on location DAM (Digital Asset Management) or MAM (Media Asset Management) applications, you’re creating a high-performance digital asset management solution. Exercise a need for speed within your workflows with lightning-fast collaboration due to the rapid 2000Mb/s data transfer rate. The dual 920W PSU (power supply unit) provides redundant power for seamless operation.
Out of the Box Functionality
Get started immediately by utilizing the friendly interface, included 12 bay server with internal hard drives, dual power cords and bezel locking Keys, rack rail kit and adapter. The 5-year limited warranty assures that you will be continue seeing the value of this purchase for years to come. A friendly graphical user interface and 24×7 advanced reliability make the G-Rack 12 the premier choice for organizations with a need for high-speed media workflow access and management. Rack up to 12 3.5″ HGST Enterprise-class Drives for up to 100TB of RAID 6 storage and retrieval capacity.
Whether you’re ready to take advantage of the full power of the expansion chassis or are just ramping up your media workflow management, the G-Rack 12 will contribute centralized storage that adds significant speed and flexibility to your small-to-medium sized business.