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LaCie 5big DAS Array - 40TB Installed HDD Capacity
Part number: STFC40000400 Manufacturer: Seagate
LaCie 5big DAS Array - 40TB Installed HDD Capacity - 5 x Total Bays - Thunderbolt 2 - 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD RAID Levels Desktop
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    General Information
    Manufacturer
    Seagate Technology
    Manufacturer Part Number
    STFC40000400
    Manufacturer Website
    http://www.seagate.com
    Manufacturer Website Address
    Brand Name
    LaCie
    Product Line
    5big
    Product Name
    5big Thunderbolt 2
    Marketing Information
    Thunderbolt 2 Power for Professional 4K Workflows.
    • Up to 1050 MB/s* speeds for 4K video editing
    • Hardware RAID 5/6 with hot swap
    • Dual Thunderbolt 2 ports for daisy chaining
    • Aluminum enclosure and whisper-quiet fan

    For 4K and other bandwidth-hungry workflows, external storage needs to be fast, secure, reliable, and quiet. The new LaCie 5big fits the bill, delivering Thunderbolt 2 speeds for 4K video editing, up to 30TB capacity, and hardware RAID 5/6 for no-compromise data security.

    Thunderbolt 2 Speeds for the 4K Era

    With Thunderbolt 2 technology, the interface is no longer the performance bottleneck. For the 5big, LaCie harnessed the breakthrough performance potential of the Thunderbolt 2 I/O, squeezing the absolute best speeds out of the hard disks. Add a hardware RAID controller and 7200 RPM disks and the result is incredible, sustained speeds of up to 1050 MB/s that turbocharge 4K workflows, file transfers, and backups.

    With this kind of speed, videographers can work directly from RAW files in Apple® Final Cut Pro® or Adobe® Premiere®, get maximum quality from footage, and see edits in real time. No need to first convert footage into a lower resolution. Avid® Pro Tools® users will notice incredibly smooth audio mixing, even when working with hundreds of tracks simultaneously. Professional photographers using Adobe Lightroom® or Apple Aperture® can browse through archived libraries of thousands of RAW and edited images with zero lag.

    RAID for Speed with Security

    The LaCie 5big offers RAID modes 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and JBOD. Its hardware RAID controller delivers sustained performance, better flexibility, and the ability to connect the product to another computer while keeping the RAID configuration. Preconfigured in HFS+ and RAID 5, it is truly plug and play for Mac® users. And easily customize the RAID mode to suit your needs using the LaCie RAID Manager utility.

    RAID modes 5 and 6 provide complete data protection against disk failure, while providing excellent speed and capacity. This is perfect for when you want to use a single storage product for both editing and backup. Even in the case of disk failure, the LaCie 5big's hot-swappable disks mean zero data loss or downtime.

    You could instead choose RAID 0** to maximize speed and capacity for current projects, and then move completed projects to archival storage incredibly quickly. Or, choose JBOD, which allows you to see and use each disk independently. With five working days a week, you can assign each disk to a daily backup. It's even possible to set up multiple RAID volumes. For example, create both a 3-disk RAID 5 array for current projects, and a 2-disk RAID 1 array for backing up source files and final footage.

    Product Type
    DAS Array
    Additional Product Specifications
    Full Product Specifications
    Storage
    Total Hard Drive Capacity Install
    40 TB
    Total Hard Drive Capacity Installed
    Controllers
    RAID Levels
    0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Bays
    5
    Number of 5.25" Bays
    No
    Number of 3.5" Bays
    5
    Number of 2.5" Bays
    No
    Number of 2.5"/3.5" Bays
    Interfaces/Ports
    Host Interface
    Thunderbolt 2
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    Desktop
    Height
    8.7"
    8.7" (220 mm)
    8.7"
    8.7" (220 mm)
    Width
    6.8"
    6.8" (173 mm)
    6.8"
    6.8" (173 mm)
    Depth
    7.7"
    7.7" (196 mm)
    7.7"
    7.7" (196 mm)
    Weight (Approximate)
    16.76 lb
    7.60 kg
    16.76 lb
    7.60 kg
    I/O Expansions
    Number of Total Expansion Bays
    5
    Number of 3.5" Bays
    5
    Additional Product Specifications
    Full Product Specifications
    General Information
    Manufacturer
    Seagate Technology
    Manufacturer Part Number
    STFC40000400
    Manufacturer Website Address
    http://www.seagate.com
    Brand Name
    LaCie
    Product Line
    5big
    Product Name
    5big Thunderbolt 2
    Marketing Information
    Thunderbolt 2 Power for Professional 4K Workflows.
    • Up to 1050 MB/s* speeds for 4K video editing
    • Hardware RAID 5/6 with hot swap
    • Dual Thunderbolt 2 ports for daisy chaining
    • Aluminum enclosure and whisper-quiet fan

    For 4K and other bandwidth-hungry workflows, external storage needs to be fast, secure, reliable, and quiet. The new LaCie 5big fits the bill, delivering Thunderbolt 2 speeds for 4K video editing, up to 30 TB capacity, and hardware RAID 5/6 for no-compromise data security.

    Thunderbolt 2 Speeds for the 4K Era

    With Thunderbolt 2 technology, the interface is no longer the performance bottleneck. For the 5big, LaCie harnessed the breakthrough performance potential of the Thunderbolt 2 I/O, squeezing the absolute best speeds out of the hard disks. Add a hardware RAID controller and 7200 RPM disks and the result is incredible, sustained speeds of up to 1050 MB/s that turbocharge 4K workflows, file transfers, and backups.

    With this kind of speed, videographers can work directly from RAW files in Apple® Final Cut Pro® or Adobe® Premiere®, get maximum quality from footage, and see edits in real time. No need to first convert footage into a lower resolution. Avid® Pro Tools® users will notice incredibly smooth audio mixing, even when working with hundreds of tracks simultaneously. Professional photographers using Adobe Lightroom® or Apple Aperture® can browse through archived libraries of thousands of RAW and edited images with zero lag.

    RAID for Speed with Security

    The LaCie 5big offers RAID modes 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and JBOD. Its hardware RAID controller delivers sustained performance, better flexibility, and the ability to connect the product to another computer while keeping the RAID configuration. Preconfigured in HFS+ and RAID 5, it is truly plug and play for Mac® users. And easily customize the RAID mode to suit your needs using the LaCie RAID Manager utility.

    RAID modes 5 and 6 provide complete data protection against disk failure, while providing excellent speed and capacity. This is perfect for when you want to use a single storage product for both editing and backup. Even in the case of disk failure, the LaCie 5big's hot-swappable disks mean zero data loss or downtime.

    You could instead choose RAID 0** to maximize speed and capacity for current projects, and then move completed projects to archival storage incredibly quickly. Or, choose JBOD, which allows you to see and use each disk independently. With five working days a week, you can assign each disk to a daily backup. It's even possible to set up multiple RAID volumes. For example, create both a 3-disk RAID 5 array for current projects, and a 2-disk RAID 1 array for backing up source files and final footage.

    Product Type
    DAS Array
    Interfaces/Ports
    Host Interface
    Thunderbolt 2
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    Desktop
    Height
    8.7"
    Width
    6.8"
    Depth
    7.7"
    Weight (Approximate)
    16.76 lb
    Controllers
    RAID Levels
    0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD
    RAID Levels (SDE)
    0
    1
    5
    6
    10
    JBOD
    Storage
    Total Hard Drive Capacity Installed
    40 TB