The Vantec NexStar Vault is a portable security enclosure. With its simple-to-use keypad design, simply enter your 6 digit password to guard your data from unwanted access. Whether it is financial documents, passwords, or any type of sensitive materials, the NexStar Vault will keep your data safe with its integrated encryption technology. The hard drive is formatted into two partitions; an open drive (Public) and a private drive (Vault). Store and share your files under the "Public" drive and keep your sensitive materials safely guarded in the "Vault". Simply connect the NexStar Vault to any PC or Mac with an USB port no drivers are required. Start protecting your valuable data with the Vantec NexStar Vault!