The Pegasus3 R8 64TB 8-Bay Thunderbolt 3 RAID Array is a Thunderbolt 3 RAID storage array designed for simultaneous streaming, editing, and backup of high-resolution videos and large multimedia files. This storage array’s Thunderbolt 3 interface offers high-speed connectivity. The Pegasus3 R8 stores up to 64TB of data spread across eight 8TB SATA drives. Actual storage capacity will differ according to the RAID configuration. These drives are hot-swappable for easy access and come pre-configured in RAID 5 mode, which is optimized for data protection, capacity, and performance. RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, and JBOD levels are also supported; each level offers configuration options for capacity, data protection, redundancy, and speed.
The Pegasus3 R8 storage array has dual Thunderbolt 3 ports, one port for direct system attachment and another port for daisy-chaining up to 6 Thunderbolt devices. This storage is formatted in the HFS+ file system for Mac and is compatible with Time Machine in OS X, which automatically backs up your entire Mac system. Included is a Thunderbolt cable and a free license of ChronoSync Pegasus Edition Backup Software for macOS.