Buffalo’s TeraStation™ rackmount unit with Windows Storage Server 2016 (WS5420RNS6) combines four hard drives, high-performance network attached storage with the power and convenience of Windows operating system, fully populated with high-reliability HDD drives.
This specialized operating system helps with simple deployment and management of your growing storage demands to integrate seamlessly with your existing Windows-based environment. WS5420RNS6 is an ideal solution for consolidating multiple file servers into a single solution that enables cost reduction and lowering the overhead on your existing servers for other workloads.
It comes equipped with the powerful Intel® Atom™ Dual-Core 1.56Ghz family Processor and 8GB of fast ECC DDR4 memory installed and is designed to guard against failures and prevent downtime with four hot-swappable drives. Buffalo’s new WSS rackmount model is available with total capacities of 16 or 32TB. It means an upgrade of our current WS5400RRS2 with its 10GbE LAN interface, meaning a high-speed connection and the latest OS (Windows Storage Server 2016).
10GbE means enabling a high-speed connection with the main server and avoiding bottlenecks.
Windows Server 2016 Standard offers an enterprise-class, simple and cost-effective solution that’s application-focused and user-centric. With Windows Server 2016 Standard, you can utilize the capacity of your datacenter, deliver best-in-class performance for your Microsoft workloads, and receive affordable, multi-node business continuity scenarios with high service uptime and at-scale disaster recovery. Features included: data de-duplication, azure backup, inmediate synchronisation to Windows 10 clients, Resilient File System (ReFS) and more.
In order to meet the operation requirement of OS, Buffalo now includes ECC support. Large capacity ECC memory enables stable operation even when virus scanning or using other software. For example you can write, compare and delete data repeatedly for 24 hours. It is reliable for a company or department of around 100 people.