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LaCie 8TB (2x 4TB HD) 2BIG NAS 2-Bay Secure Hybrid Cloud. Faster Than Ever
$ 899.00 Inc GST  
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Today's small businesses require lightning-fast and ultra-secure professional network storage. Their employees must have anywhere and anytime access to files, with a convenient interface. Network storage also needs to back up all the office's computers, regardless of the operating system. Enter the LaCie 2big NAS. With speed, reliability, and complete usability, it's the go-to solution for small business network storage needs.


Interface : 1 x Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-TX

Operating System : LaCie NAS OS 3.x

Processor/RAM : ARM 2GHz CPU / 256MB

File System : Ext4

File Access : Local/cloud hybrid storage
Wuala Secure Cloud Storage: Manage cloud, remote, and local storage from a single interface; secure remote access through standard web browser or iOST/AndroidT mobile app
Wuala file system integration (W:/ network drive)
Compatible with PC, Mac®, Linux, iOS, and Android

Network Protocols : File Server: SMB, AFP, FTP, SFTP, NFS***
Web access: HTTP, HTTPS
Others: NTP, iSCSI, DHCP, Apple BonjourT, BitTorrentT, Apipa

Expansion Ports : 1 x eSATA ; 1 x USB 2.0

Burst Transfer Rate : Read: 100MB/s; Write: 75MB/s*

RAID Modes : RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD Multi-volume support

Backup Solutions : PC to NAS: using client software (Time MachineT, Windows® Backup, etc.)
NAS to DAS: scheduled, automatic, and restore
NAS to NAS: scheduled, encrypted, compressed, and automatic to local or remote NAS?
Automatic RAID expansion

Special Features : Print server??
Download (torrent) machine
Encryption for cloud storage
Time Machine compatibility
Active DirectoryT support
Multiple iSCSI targets/initiators

Administration : Direct access to NAS using Wuala and LaCie Network Assistant (Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux)
User friendly management interface (Dashboard)
Real-time hardware monitoring (fan, CPU, RAM, and LAN)
SMART hard disk diagnostics
Storage quotas

Multimedia : UPnP A/V media adapter compatible
Photo browser and audio streaming through web interface
iTunes (DAAP) server

Environment & Power : Power Consumption:
Deep sleep mode (with WOL):0.8W
Hibernation: 6W
File access: 22W
Automatic standby mode; Scheduled ON/OFF
Wake on LAN
USB Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) support**

Dimensions : 3.5 x 6.7 x 7.8 in. / 91 x 172 x 200 mm

Weight : Without disks: 6.1 lbs / 2.8 kg
With two disks: 9.7 lbs / 4.4 kg

Cooling : Ultra-quiet cooling system with self-stabilizing oil-pressure bearing technology

Supported Languages : Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Nederlands, ??, ???, Português, P??????, Türkçe, ??, ????

Software : LaCie Network Assistant for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux
Backup software:
PC: Genie Backup Manager Pro (3 licenses)
Mac: Intego Backup Manager Pro (3 licenses)

System Requirements : Latest version of Windows XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, and 10.8
Web browsers: Internet ExplorerT 8/9/10, or the latest version of FirefoxT SafariT, or Chrome
Computer with an Ethernet network adapter
Ethernet switch or router 10/100/1GB

Box Content : LaCie 2big NAS
Ethernet cable
External power supply
Utilities CD-ROM with software and User Manual
Quick Install Guide
Drawer key
Drive stand for upright use

Comments : * Tests performed using the Intel NASPT tool. Read test: 4HD video playback; Write test: HD video record. PC used: CoreT Duo 2Ghz, 1GB RAM / RealTek© network card / Crossed cable Windows© 7 Ultimate 32bits. Performance depends on file system used, file size, and may vary from one drive to another.
** Without authentication.
*** NAS must be rsync-compatible; for LaCie NAS, both client and server must be running NAS OS 2.2 or later.
^ Please see for a list of supported printers.
^^ Please see for a list of supported UPSs.
1TB (Terabyte) = 1000GB. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 10-15% less).
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