ZenSTOR-24NL Shared Storage

Integrated Ethernet Storaged Storage

Integrated Ethernet Shared Storage for Backing up your Video

ZenSTOR-24NL is a full featured, cost effective dedicated shared storage appliance with advanced file sharing capabilities. Designed with Post Production houses in mind, your entire creative team will immediately relax knowing that their work is RAID protected and safely back up for immediate recall with the Small Tree ZenSTOR-24NL

The Only Networking Equipment You Will Need.

ZenSTOR-24NL is an all-in-one Ethernet-based shared storage solution for professional video editors requiring shared access to their backed up media files. The Server, Networking, and Storage are all accommodated within ZenSTOR-24NL 4U rack mount design.

Put the latest storage technology to work for you

ZenSTOR-24NL offers the perfect blend of performance, security, capacity and cost benefits to keep you working confidently. ZenSTOR is built on an open source operating system that was customized to be easy to use, feature-rich, reliable and perform at a high level. An intuitive web-based graphical user interface makes it easy for non-IT users to set up and manage ZenSTOR-24NL.

Storage Options and Supported Software

Choose from a 16 or 24 drive system with 2TB-12TB drives and add expansion chassis's to gain more storage if needed. ZenSTOR-24NL makes use of cost effective 6Gb SATA drives to meet the requirements of recalling all of your back up media quickly within the same network.
  • Reliable

    ZenSTOR-24NL makes use of high performance 16Gb SAS drives to meet the high-bandwidth requirements of HD

  • RAID Support

    Protect your mobile date with extended RAID Drives – Support for RAID Level 0, 1, 5 and 10

  • Connectivity

    Support up to 24 GbE Clients and 18 10GBE Clients on one system.

  • Integrated Power

    Integrated Universal Power Supply — Built-in power supply means no external power brick to dangle or loose

  • Expandability

    Easily upgrade your solution to grow with your changing needs.

No Additional Software Required

ZenSTOR-24NL runs under the same Small Tree ZenOS operating system as ZenSTOR, utilizing the same powerful graphical user interface to allow for a very fast implementation into your workflow.

Stream Performance

Format Bandwidth
Stream Counts

DVCProHD  16.2 MB/sec       

ProRes 422 20.6 MB/sec 48

ProRes 422 HQ 30.9 MB/sec 36

ProRes 4444 41.0 MB/sec 26

Uncompressed 1080i 60 165.0 MB/sec 8

Stream Tests

  Media Max Distance
10GBASE-T Category 6a and 7 copper 100m
10GBASE-T Category 6 copper 55m
10GBASE-CR Twinax Copper (SFP+ DA Cable) 10m
10GBASE-SR 50 micron MMF 300m
1000BASE-SX 50 micron MMF 550m
1000BASE-T Category 5 Copper 100m

Technical Specifications

Operating System Customized BSD
File System ZFS
Management Web GUI
Boot Device SSD
RAID Levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
Processors 1
System Memory 64GB - 128GB
Drives - Base System 16
Drives - Max Supported 24
Drive Capacity 4TB, 6TB, 8TB, 10TB, 12TB, or 14TB
Supported 6Gb SATA / SAS or 12gb SAS   
Onboard GbE ports 2
Onboard 10GbE ports 0
Optional GbE ports up to 24
Optional 10GbE ports Up to 12
Base RAID Controllers 2 x 6GB SAS    
Power Supplies 2 x 800 Watts (1+1 redundant)
Fans 3 (hot swappable/redundant)
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions 19.0” x 13.2” x 23.2”  (48.3 cm x 33.5 cm x 59 cm)    
Weight 74lbs (33.5kg)
Operating Temperature 5°C ~ 35°C (41°F - 95°F)    
Non-Operating Temperature -40° to 70° C (-40° to 158° F)    
Relative Humidity 8% to 90% (non-condensing)
Power Consumption Maximum 431 Watts / 3.6 Amps    
Power Consumption Idle 327 Watts / 2.8 Amps    
Input Voltage Range 100-240 V
Input Current (max) 10-3.5A   
Input Frequency 50-60Hz
Input Connector IEC 320-C13

Ready for more info on ZenSTOR-24NL?

ZenSTOR-24NL is a full featured, high-performance video editing shared storage appliance with advanced file sharing capabilities. are you ready to integrate Titanium into your workflow?

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