NOVA 44R 24 bay JBOD


The NOVA 44R is a dual controller, JBOD RAID storage expansion system, compatible with our NOVA and Maestro RAID lines. Its compact 4U - 24 bay chassis features redundant, hot swappable controllers, hot-swappable power supplies and fans for increased availability. The RAID  fans and power supplies are modularized, allowing for easy removal from the rear of the unit. 

The NOVA 44R contains the following key functions:

  • Dual controller with 6Gb x 4 wide SAS ports (SFF-8088).
  • Up to 24GBps per port.
  • 24 (SAS/SATA/SSD) hard drive capability.
  • Dual controllers, fans, power supplies (3 x 400W).

Common applications for the NOVA 44R include:

  • Enterprise Storage
    Disk to Disk Backup
    Performance Driven HD 
    Video Streaming Applications
    Security and Surveillance
    Regulation Compliance Storage
    Disaster Recovery Storage
    Audio and Video Editing
    VOD for Education or Entertainment
    Fixed Content Archiving


  • Host Interface: Dual controller with 6Gb x 4 wide SAS ports (SFF-8088).
  • Green Features: Advanced cooling, 80 PLUS energy-efficient power supplies.
  • Data Transfer: Up to 24GBps per port. 
  • External Connector Type: SAS.
  • JBOD Expansion: For Nova and Maestro RAID lines.
  • Controller : Dual
  • Drive Connectivity:  6Gb/s SAS/SATA connectivity.
  • Memory: 2GB, upgradeable to 4GB
  • Hot Swap Disk Tray: 3.5" hot-swappable tray
  • Hot Swap Fan: 2 x Turbo Fan
  • Hot Swap Power supplies: 3 x 400W
  • AC Input Voltage: 100 to 240V (+/- 10%), 47 to 63 Hz
  • Data Rebuild: Automatic Data Regeneration
  • Online Expansion: Yes
  • Humidity: 20% to 80% non-condensing
  • Operating Temp: 5 °C to 40 °C
  • Physical Dimensions: 485 (W) x 593 (D) x 132 (H) mm

 Replacement Parts

Unit Pricing and Configuration Options

NOVA 44R Pricing - MSRP listed, contact us for any custom quote.

Nova 44R, no drives. 24 hard drive trays. For SAS drives. #81-N44R $4,295.00
Nova 44R, no drives. 24 hard drive trays. For SATA II drives. #81-N44R $4,795.00
1TB drive pack for Nova - contains 4 1TB drives #81-DP-1TB CALL
2TB drive pack for Nova - contains 4 2TB drives #81-DP-2TB CALL 
3TB drive pack for Nova - contains 4 3TB drives #81-DP-3TB CALL
4TB drive pack for Nova - contains 4 4TB drives #81-DP-4TB CALL

Maintenance kit- contains power supply, fan module, drive tray.


400 Watt NOVA power supply #81-NOVA-PS $395.00
NOVA blower fan module #81-NOVA-FN $85.00
NOVA replacement drive tray for SAS #81-NOVA-TR $45.00
NOVA replacement drive tray for SATA II #81-NOVA-TRS $75.00
Extended warranty - extends parts/labor coverage to 5 years. #81-N44R-2YR $859.00


Other parts and accessories for the NOVA series are available for quotation. Please contact us at 800-223-3205 or email our support team if your part is not listed.