Unlimited PetaByte CLOUD Storage Solution! 1-2PTb+
                                                        RS-316  High performance  SAN Storage

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Over 10-Years of Excellence  and counting!  3U Over 64/128TB scalable to 2-PetaByte Bare-metal or virtual

Your Trusted partner in providing IT-solutions for mission critical applications.

ROCK SOLID, Unlimited storage Capacity! Reliable Telco platform IP-Storage NAS or SAN Solution built with durable and most reliable parts, enterprise raid drives and components from reliable and trusted manufacturers

Telco Industrial Grade Unified Enterprise NEBS SAN Storage  solution with optional 48 V DC or 110/230 V AC

Redundant power supply for any type of applications environment and storage requirements, from the expert specialist in Rugged IT solutions for Military, Industrial and Mission-critical enterprise computing environments. Using fastest SATA/SAS 6b/s or 3GB/s Enterprise storage drives


 Storage with Performance driven       
IOmeter Build 2004.07.30 simulation test for File Serving application performance with configuration of 24TB SATA & SAS  drives set to write cache enabled, Serial Attached SCSI, ISCSI ports and 4GB/s TOE Gigabit ports, indicates 1,200MB/s w/ RAID 5EE and integrated hot-spare.


Applications Includes:

  • CLOUD storage solution

  • HDTV Video content Storage

  • VoIP/ Telephony Data center

  • Enterprise Video Surveillance storage

  • VOD (Video-On-demand)

  • Large scale health management data storage

  • Financial Institutions

  • Enterprise Data center

  • Remote Secure Data center

  • High Performance Cluster storage

RS-series Enterprise SAN solution is designed for Large contiguous requests and writes, making the unit perfect solution for Real-time media capture storage, Medical Imaging, High end video surveillance, aerial imaging and photography archiving.


Universal Compatibility with industry standard devices, equipment and infrastructure

 Unified Storage solution: (IP-Storage Configurable as NAS/ iSCSI SAN) options version

Photo 2: RS-316 version Unified Storage solution: (IP-Storage Configurable as  iSCSI NAS or Fibre-channel  SAN) 64TB options version in a single  box, and scalable to 2-PetaByte



IP-Storage Management suite provides the essential tools to efficiently manage your Enterprise campus wide system more easily; configure, monitor and mange users, RAID and JBOD volumes locally or remotely over the LAN network from anywhere in the world.

  • Unlimited capacity scalability to Thousands of Terabytes of storage

  • Unlimited number of Users: Supports thousands of Users

  • 10 GB Ethernet option or 2 x 2 ports Redundant Fibre channel

  • IPv4 and IPv6 support

  • Secure SSH connections

  • Remote Access  & Manager

  • IP-sec protocol secures data across network

  • DHCP Client capable of assigning IP addresses

  • Static Routing Manager on WEB interface console

  • Synchronous Volume or data (file) Replication over LAN

  • Synchronous Volume Replication over LAN with iSCSI or Fibre-Channel failover

  • Synchronous Data (file) Replication over LAN

  • WebBIOS GUI (Graphical Interface) mgt. support

  • RAID CLI (command line interface)

  • SMTP Manager/SNMP agent and Telenet  via Ethernet

  • Field firmware upgradeable flash ROM

STORAGE Features:

  • Raid 0,1,10,3,5,60, 30, 50, 60 and JBOD

  • Multiple RAID selection

  • Support up to 64TB LUN per controller

  • S.M.A.R.T support

  • Auto resume rebuild after loss of power during arrays rebuild or reconstruct

  • Online array roaming

  • Battery backup option

  • Online RAID level/stripe migration

  • Online capacity expansion and RAID level migration

  • Online volume set expansion

  • Auto drive insertion/removal detection and rebuilding

  • Volume Greater than 16TB per volume set (64-bit LBA support)

  • Spin down support when drive  idle (MAID)

  • Disk scrubbing/array verify scheduling for auto repair

  • Support of Precision NTP Time-Stamp protocol for clock network-wide  synch Option.

  • Instant RAID availability and initialization

SAN  Management:

SAN  Management suite provides the essential tools to efficiently manage your system more easily; configure, monitor and manage Clients, access rights and policy, storage RAID and JBOD volumes locally or remotely over the LAN network or Internet.

  • SAN Storage Manager

  • In-bound / Outbound management support

  • Remote Manager

  • WebBIOS GUI (Graphical Interface) mgt. support

  • RAID CLI (command line interface)

  • SMTP Manager/SNMP agent and Telenet  via Ethernet

  • Field firmware upgradeable flash ROM

  • Universal Compatibility (EMC, HP, DELL, IBM, NetAPP VM-ware and more) hosts and Clients


  • System status indication

  • Alarm/Alert monitor (visual & audio)

  • SMTP email notification

  • SNMP remote manager support

Cepoint's storage solutions and Industrial grade IT products are high performance  products utilizing top grade industrial components designed for secure mission-critical and fail-safe computing applications and environment. Whether its for 24/7, 365-day operation in Telco carrier installations or Naval ship-board installation. Data security, operational reliability and survivability are paramount.

 Ideal solutions include Enterprise video surveillance archiving, 24 /7 video broadcasting, Combat mission information data acquisition storage and retrieval of quick briefings/debriefing or mission support, our RS-316 series are geared and ready to go where the job is needed.




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 Sample Photo -1: RS-212 2U  48V DC  High performance NAS (Network Attached Storage) System


RS- Series IP-Storage  NAS or SAN series are Fail-resilient, High performance iSCSI NAS or Fibre-Channel SAN Storage system Scalable from 16TB, scalable to 2,048TB physical array and Unlimited logical volume. Enterprise  NAS storage solutions providing blazing performance, high data availability, maximum user productivity and storage reliability utilizing its excellent and high quality component resources. Its hot-swappable, front-loading, disk drives and RAID 0, 1, 5, 6,10, 50 and JBOD support + hot spare capabilities, as well as dual 10-GigE iSCSI or 4GB/s Fibre ports option, and dual or Quad 10-Gigabit Ethernet network interface with load balancing and failover capabilities ensures fast data protection and recovery. 

 Cepoint's RS-series are one of the rear Storage solutions in the industry with 48V DC Redundant hot-swap power supplies, DUAL Redundant CONTROLLERS  and Unified storage technology; utilizing Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) /Serial-ATA (SATA-III 6.0GB/s ) making it ideal to switch usages as a iSCSI SAN, NAS solution or DAS solution  

Model RS-316 Storage Product Features:

Operation System :

OS independent and Transparent


Intel IOP 348 microprocessor

System Processor :

 Intel x86 QUAD-Core processor series

RAID Controller  I/O Processor & Chipset: LSI Dual-core SAS2208 PowerPC Raid On Chip (ROC)

RAID Level :

0,1,3,5,6,0+1,10, 50, 60 and JBOD (depends on model)

RAID Architecture :

Multiple Hardware RAID

Cache Memory :

 1GB SDRAM With ECC on board per controller

Dual Controller Capability :

Yes (option)

Battery Backup :

Yes (option depends on model)

SCSI Architecture :

Multiple ID & Multiple LUN

Channel to Host :

Gigabit NIC,/iSCSI/FC-AL (specify)

SAS 6.0Gb/s /SATA/ 3.0GB/s/ Channel to Device :

Max. 62 /Minimum 8

Data Transfer Rate :

Up to  6GB/s

Devices support per Channel :

 8/1216/32(depends on Model P/N)

Disk Drives :

Up to 16 drives (depending on model)

Tagged Command Queuing :

Yes, up to 256 Commands

Stripe Size :


Write Option :

Write through or Write Back

Hot Swap :


Hot Spare :

Yes (rebuild Transparently & Automatically)

SAF-TE Enclosure Management :


On Line Expansion :


User Friendly GUI man :


Remote Alerts :

SMTP email/ Fax, Pager


Product Specifications:

FEATURES Provided:

Free Qty

Varies (zero when fully populated from factory)

Total drives Qty

16/15/14/12/11/9/8 or 4 drives (depending on P/N quoted)




Chassis Built-in Devices

Status Alarm indicators/Excellent cooling fans and temp management

Chassis Form Factor

19 Rack-mountable

Chassis Installed Devices Modules

16/15/14/12/11/9/8 or 4 drive options

Chassis Supported Devices Modules

Up to 16

Chassis Type

Heavy-duty Storage cold rolled steel cabinet





From 5.25 up to 3U depending on model or P/N


55lbs  (approx; fully populated with 16 drives) varies


19 (17 without rack mount ears)

Environmental Parameters

Humidity Range Operating

15 - 90% RH

Max Altitude Operating

10,000 Ft

Max Operating Temperature

55 C

Min Operating Temperature

0 C

Vibration Tolerance Storage

2 G @ 5-500 Hz



Windows server 2003/2008/NT,  Linux, Unix operating software


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Models available

1U, 2U, 3U, 4U, 5U, 8U, 9U, 19" rack mount models available

Packaged Quantity


Product Line

Cepoint Storage Raid array System

Interface Provided

Connector Type

 2xiSCSI- or SAS, RJ-45,  per-channels, Gigabit NIC options available 4/8/10 Gigabit ports


Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T x 2


4/8/10  (option) Gigabit /  or iSCSI or 2 x 4/8 Gb/s Fibre-Ch


Height (Rack Units)

3U  (19W x 3U x 25.6 D)


Compliant Standards

IEEE 802.3 802.3z 802.3U

Data Link Protocol

Gigabit Ethernet, Serial-SCSI , iSCSI or 4-GB/s Fibre  options

Form Factor

Integrated  (option)

Network Transport Protocol

TCP/IP, AppleTalk protocols, SMTP, FTP, UDP, RTP File Protocols Includes CIFS, ZFS,  NFS, UDP, HTTP. MPEG, NCP

Remote Management Protocol



Embedded Network Interface Adapter

Power Supply

Form Factor

Plug-in module

 Frequency Required

50/60 Hz

Power Wattage (Operational)

 Redundant 750Watts x 2 +1 upto 1200 watts (depends on confi


Power supply - hot-plug / redundant


AC 100/240 Volts OR -48V DC optional for TELCO version)


Support Details Full Contract Period

3 year parts and labor

Support Details Location


Support Details Service Included

Phone consulting, Parts and labor

Support Details Type

Technical support, Limited warranty


3yr on system. 3 years warranty on drives.

Slot Provided


Hot swappable



Drivers & Utilities: Windows and Linux



Hard drive array 2TB to 128TB can be daisy chained to 512TB

Storage CD/DVD


1 Slim CD-ROM (depends on model or config)



RS-232, Dual External Ultra320-SCSI Ports, RJ-45

Storage Controller

Controller Interface Type

 SAS/SATA, SCSI-to-SATA-III/ 6.0GB/s/3.0GB/s

Form Factor



1 min. four max Standalone/ or  shared

Max Storage Devices

12 to 16 per box (depends on model P/N)

RAID Level

RAID 0,  1, 0 + 1, 6,  5, 10,60,50,JBOD (depends on model)

Supported Device Type

 Serial-SCSI or SATA-3GB/ 6GB/s


NAS / or SAN

Storage Hard Drive

UnFormatted Capacity per drive

Up to 128TB for total Cap.per system)


 8/12/ 16  drives (depends on P/N)

Interface Type

SAS/ SATA (internal), or ISCSI or Fibre-channel options

Max Cap.

128 Terabyte Max. raw per box, 2,000TB per cluster array



Storage Removable Modules


 removable SATA/SAS HDD carrier

System Requirements

Operating System: Transparent,

R-STOR  operating system independent and will support:

 Microsoft Windows 2003/8 / NT4.0/XP/Me, Red Hat Linux  or later, HP-UX 11.0 or later, IBM AIX 4.3.3 or later, Microsoft Windows 7, Apple MacOS 8.0 or later, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, UnixWare 7.1.1, SCO OpenServer 5.0.5, SunSoft Solaris 7 and above

Control I/O


 RS-232 & DB-15 VGA Terminal  contrl Option (Installed options)

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