AccuRAID AR212F4 - 2U 12 Bay SATA to 4Gbit FC RAID 6 Rackmount

AccuRAID AR212F4 - 2U 12 Bay SATA to 4Gbit FC RAID 6 Rackmount
AccuRAID AR212F4 - 2U 12 Bay SATA to 4Gbit FC RAID 6 Rackmount
Item# ST-SAN-AR212F4
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The AccuRAID AR212F4 Series is a 2U rack-mountable RAID solution designed for file servers, backup, audio/video streaming, and digital video recording. Capacity up to 36TB, this unit will be prefect for any application that requires a large storage solution. With dual high-performance 4Gbps Fiber Channels host interface and cutting edge SATA HDD technology, the AR212F4 is guaranteed to achieve the most cost-effective performance and data protection. Twelve hot-swappable, 3.5”trays for Serial-ATA drives allow quick replacement and simple trouble-shooting of storage units. The AR212F4 RAID subsystem can also be easily scaled to RAID levels 0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, 6 or to just a simple JBOD configuration. Featuring durable, heavy duty steel housing and a user-friendly LCD panel , the AR212F4 will meet most data intensive application demand.

Note: Please allow 3 days for rackmount testing before shipment.

  • Intel 80321400MHz 64-bit RISC processor with 256MB on-board ECC cache memory (upgradeable to 1GB).
  • Areca SATA II RAID 6 ASIC engine provides the highest level of data protection.
  • Tagged command queuing for 256 commands, allows for overlapping data streams.
  • O/S-Independent and Host Transparent RAID solution.


  • RAID 6 can tolerate multiple drive failures without downtime or data loss which helps to provide the highest level of data protection.
  • Online Array roaming, Online RAID level/stripe size migration and Online capacity expansion.
  • Hot swappable drives that support hot spare and automatic hot rebuilding with automatic drive insertion/ removal detection.
  • NVRAM transaction log, and S.M.A.R.T. for drives to improve the RAID system integrity, reliability, and availability.


  • Embedded Enclosure management through LCD control panel, online RAID management via RS-232 port.
  • Intuitive, comprehensive GUI for configuration and monitoring from remote and local.
  • Field-upgradeable firmware in flash ROM, Redundant RAID controller firmware upgrade via RS-232 port.

 Model  AR212F4
 Form Factor  2U Rackmount
 HDD Trays  12 Hot-Swappable 3.5"
 RAID Level  0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, 6, JBOD
 Maximum Capacity  36TB
 Auto Rebuilding  Yes
 Hot-Spare  RAID 3, 5, 6
 Host Interface & Transfer Rate  Dual Fiber Channel (4 Gbps)
 Drive Interface  SATA II
 Cooling Fan  2 Hot-Swappable Modules & Blowers
 Power Supply 400W X 2 Redundant
 Control Interface  LCD Panel, RS232, RJ-45 Ethernet
 Status Indicators  1 LED/ HDD
 Dimension (in)  17"Wx21"Dx3.5"H
 Weight (lb)  49
 Safety Regulations  CE, FCC, UL
 Limited Warranty  2 Years
 Model  AR212F4  AR212F46T  AR212F412T  AR212F424T  AR212F436T 
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 SATA II * 12
 SATA II * 12
 SATA II * 12
 SATA II * 12 
 Total Storage Size  N/A  6TB  12TB  24TB  36TB

Note: All hard drive bundles are pre-installed and tested before shipment. Hard drives are then packaged individually to avoid damage during shipping.