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Orion420SR 4 bay SATA II drive NAS


The Orion 420SR is specially designed for businesses that demand high-capacity, superb performance and uncompromising data security. Advanced hardware design and software technology deliver airtight security, high-performance, and centralized cross-platform data management. The Orion 420SR is a great choice for the image-processing market, including pre-press, plate-making, advertising and magazine businesses. The 420SR is plug and play storage that is easy to use while offering the benefits of more costly systems. VMware certified.

The Orion420SR features the following:

  • N-Sync: N-Sync is a share level replication utility based on rsync. Like rsync, N-Sync client-server architecture makes replication of files / folders easier from a local share to a remote share, and vice versa.
  • B-Sync:B-sync provides the NAS system the ability to access data through specific network protocols and duplicate the data into specified remote volume.
  • Linux Kernel 2.6 & XFS File System: With the support of kernel 2.6 and XFS file system has improved performance and reliability of the Orion NAS. By updating to the latest kernel, security and reliability has increased. XFS file system has given a performance boost in file access operations.
  • Support for Volumes up to 16TB: The implementation of kernel 2.6 and XFS has not only increased reliabiltiy and performance, but also increased the total capacity of a single volume. The Orion NAS now can support a single volume of up to 16 terabytes.




  • CPU: AMD Geode LX800
  • Memory: 256 MB DDR
  • Disk Interface: 4 x SATA-II
  • Network Interface: Single port 10/100/1000 Ethernet
  • UPS Interface: USB 2.0
  • RAID Levels: 0, 1, 3, 5, JBOD
  • RAID Functions: Disk Roaming, Hot-swap, Auto Rebuild, Variable Stripe Size
  • Maximum File System Size: 4 TB
  • Network Transport Protocol: TCP/IP, AppleTalk
  • File Sharing Protocol: Microsoft Networks (SMB 3.0 / CIFS), Linux (NFS V2 / V3), FTP, AppleShare (AFP 3.1)
  • Management Protocol: NTP, SNMP
  • IP Address Configuration: DHCP Client, Manually configured static IP
  • Supported Client OS: Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/NT/2003, MacOS 9.x/10x, Linux, Unix
  • Supported Web Browser: IE 6.0, Safari 1.2+
  • Network Security: Microsoft Active Directory Service (ADS), Microsoft NT Domain Controller (PDC), Unix Network Information Service (NIS)
  • Windows Security: User Level, File Level (ACL), NT Domain Authentication
  • Data Syncronization: N-Sync, B-Sync
  • Event Notification: SMTP, Beeper
  • LCD Function: Network Status, System Status
  • System Management: Web browser-based Administration, LCD Display
  • Power Supply: 180W
  • AC Input Voltage: 100 to 220V
  • Safety Regulatory; UL, CUL, CB
  • EMC Standard: FCC, CE, C-Tick, BSMI


  • PDF Data Sheet- Orion420SR
  • Firmware and Manual Downloads
  • Support and Contact Information
  • RAID/NAS Parts & Accessories
  • Orion420 Maintenance Kit

Unit Pricing and Configuration Options

Orion420SR 8 bay NAS:
2.8TB @ RAID5 #81-OR4R1TB $2,095 Includes 4 1TB SATA II hard drives, 16MB cache, 7200rpm.
2.1TB @ RAID5 #81-OR4R750 $1,995 Includes 4 750GB SATA II hard drives, 16MB cache, 7200rpm.
1.4TB @ RAID5 #81-OR4R500 $1,895 Includes 4 500GB SATA II hard drives, 16MB cache, 72000rpm.
No hard drives #81-OR4R $1,495 Includes bare chassis, no hard drives.