Qnap TS879 Pro Kuwait

Qnap TS879 Pro Kuwait

The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait features USB 3.0 ports for fast backup to external hard drives. EXT3, EXT4, NTFS and HFS+ file systems are all supported, ensuring compatibility with Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.



Qnap TS879 Pro Kuwait

The Qnap TS879 Pro Kuwait offers a variety of security options preventing unauthorized access to your data, even in the event that the hard drive or device is stolen. Sophisticated RAID configurations and hot-swap capabilities are present that offer high performance, protection and minimized rebuilding time. The dual OS embedded on the DOM architecture guarantee assurance that the system will boot up. Enjoy access to simple management tools like instant SMS or Email alert, the hard drive S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) feature and system resource monitor are integrated to keep you up-to-date on your NAS at all times.

The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait supports SMB / CIFS, NFS and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac and Linux or UNIX networks. There is a Real-Time Remote Replication (RTRR) between the system and a remote QNAP NAS, FTP server or external drive. It supports Amazon S3, ElephantDrive and Symform cloud storage backup. The built-in iSCSI feature offers an affordable IP-SAN (Storage Area Network) alternative for businesses. Moreover, the system provides AES 256-bit encryption. It functions as an all-in-one server, boasting file, FTP, backup, web, RADIUS, Syslog and print servers, as well as a surveillance station. It also features Multiple LAN deployment.

Key Features

  • Well-rounded Backup Solutions
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait offers the IT administrator flexible server backup solutions, including encrypted remote replication, Real-time Remote Replication (RTRR), and cloud-based storage backup. Windows users and Mac users can use QNAP NetBak Replicator utility and Time Machine respectively to back up data to the Turbo NAS. Furthermore, the Turbo NAS supports third party backup software such as Veeam® Backup & Replication and Acronis® True Image.
  • Disaster Recovery Solution
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait allow users have peace of mind, business continuity, and high availability of data by providing the ability to recover their data from disasters.
  • Security
    • Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait boasts of a variety of security options like encrypted access, IP filtering, policy-based automatic IP blocking, and more. Additionally, complete control of the Qnap TS-879 Pro is offered as you have folder access rights, to determine who is able to access the NAS and what is or is not accessible. The server is loaded with security features that prevent unauthorized data access, including AES-256 volume-based encryption. This feature stops sensitive data from being accessed by unauthorized users.
  • Reliability
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro is reliable with built-in safety precautions that protect your data from unforeseen problems. With numerous built-in features to guarantee that nothing interrupts the workflow of your business, the system is a highly efficient asset. The server features sophisticated RAID configurations and hot-swap capabilities that offer high performance, protection and minimized rebuilding time. The dual OS embedded DOM architecture ensures that the system boots up. In the event that 1 of the 2 operating systems fail, the healthy OS will boot up and operate normally while the failed one is repaired. The dual Gigabit LAN ports are also configurable for failover, allowing the Qnap TS-879 Pro to sustain one network port failure and continue to provide continuous service.
  • Simple Installation
    • Qnap TS-879 Pro can be installed with ease without need of IT skills to do so. All setup processes are simplified with the necessary steps automated and completed via an installation wizard. With the user-friendly web GUI you can easily manage the NAS without extensive knowledge of complicated commands. Simple management tools like instant SMS or Email alert, the hard drive S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) feature and system resource monitor are included to keep you up-to-date on the NAS at all times.
  • High Performance
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro system features an Intel Core i3 Processor, 2 GB DDR3 memory, 10 Gigabit network capabilities and a 6 GBps SATA interface. The server satisfies the most demanding requirements in data center or corporate networks. It has an exceptional data transfer rate of over 1,000 Mbps throughput. The 100,000 IOPS allows intensive business applications and concurrent tasks to be fulfilled with ease. With RAID 5, the server boasts 1,709 MBps read and 1,345 MBps write speeds (throughput), as well as 186,337 IOPS read and 146,740 IOPS write speeds.
  • NAS + iSCSI / IP-SAN Solution for Server Virtualization
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro provides class-leading system architecture paired with 10GbE networking performance is engineered to meet the requirements of demanding server virtualization, which includes VMware, Citrix and Windows Hyper-V. The 10 GbE network speed greatly enhances the ability of data transmission in a virtualized environment, improving NFS and iSCSI connection performance. With IT resources become increasingly virtualized, the need for high performance storage is more critical
  • Network Bandwidth
    • The provides network expansion options, including dual-port 1 GbE and dual-port 10 GbE network expansion cards, to aggregate and improve network performance. The NAS features 2x Gigabit (GbE) LAN ports, expandable to 4x GbE LAN or 2x 10 GbE LAN ports plus 2x GbE ports
  • Blazing Fast Data Backup via USB 3.0
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait features USB 3.0 ports for fast backup to external hard drives. EXT3, EXT4, NTFS and HFS+ file systems are all supported, ensuring compatibility with Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.
  • Video Editing
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro provides storage and video editing demands with a fast 10GbE network interface. Digital videos can be quickly stored and edited on the server directly over the network. Digital film and video production creates volumes of data that needs high performance RAID storage with sustainable throughput, in order to provide balance with the demanding output of video editing.
  • IP-SAN Storage
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro has a built-in iSCSI feature providing an affordable IP-SAN (Storage Area Network) alternative for businesses. Compared to Fiber Channel SAN, the total investment is substantially reduced.
  • Remote Login
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro provides support for remote login via SSH (secure shell) or Telnet connection.
  • SSL Security (HTTPS)
    • The Qnap TS-879 Pro Kuwait supports HTTPS connection. You can upload a secure certificate and RSA private key in X.509PEM format issued by a trusted provider to enable access to the system via secure SSL login.
  • Secure FTP
    • Qnap TS-879 Pro offers safe data transfer with SSL or TLS (explicit) encryption. Passive FTP port range setup is supported as well.
  • Encrypted Remote Replication by Rsync
    • The data on the server can be securely backed up to or from another QNAP Turbo NAS or Rsync server over the network.
  • Shared Folder Management
    • You can choose to hide or display the network shared folders of the server on Windows network.
  • User Authority Management
    • With Qnap TS-879 Pro create user ID and password and define authority and quota for every user.

QNAP TS-879 Pro Specs

CPU Dual Core Intel Core i3-2120 Processor 3.3 GHz
Flash Memory 512 MB DOM
Hard Drive 8x 3.5″ (88.89 mm) SATA 6 GBps, SATA 3 GBps hard drive or 2.5″ (63.49 mm) SATA, SSD hard drive*
Hard Drive Trays: 8x hot-swappable and lockable
LAN Port 2x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet ports
Optional dual-port 10 Gb and 1Gb network cards are supported
USB 2x USB 3.0 ports (front: 1 ; rear: 1)
4x USB 2.0 ports (rear)
Supports USB printer, pen drive, USB hub, USB UPS and more
eSATA 2 (rear)
LED Indicators Status, LAN, USB, eSATA, 10 GbE, hard drives
Buttons System: Power button, USB one touch backup button and reset button
LCD Panel Mono-LCD display with backlight
Enter and select buttons for configuration
Expansion Slot 1 (for network or storage expansion)
VGA Reserved for system maintenance
Fan 2x 4.72″ (12 cm) 12 V DC smart cooling fan
Supply Type System warning
Secure Design K-lock security slot for theft prevention
Sound Level With 8x 1 TB hard drives installed:
Standby: 25.87 dB
In operation: 27.4 dB
Power Consumption With 8x 1 TB hard drives installed:
Sleep mode: 39 W
In Operation: 101 W
Power Supply Input: 100 – 240 V AC, 50 – 60 Hz
Output: 350 W
Form Factor Tower
Operating System Embedded Linux
Supported Operating System Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows Server 2003/2008 R2
Apple Mac OS X
Linux and UNIX
Supported Web Browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9
Mozilla Firefox 8, 9, 10
Apple Safari 4, 5
Google Chrome
Language Support Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish
File System Internal Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4
External Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+
Networking TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPv6: Dual stack)
Multiple Gigabit NICs with jumbo frame
-Multi-IP settings
-Port trunking/NIC teaming (Modes: Balance-rr, Active Backup, Balance XOR, Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad/Link Aggregation, Balance-tlb and Balance-alb)
Service binding based on network interfaces
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
DHCP client, DHCP server
Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS(v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP and SMSC
UPnP and bonjour discovery
USB Wi-Fi adapter support
Backup Solution Real-Time Remote Replication (RTRR)
-Works as both RTRR server and client with bandwidth control
-Real-time and scheduled backup
-Encryption, compression, file filter and transfer rate limitation
Block-Level Remote Replication
-Works as both Rsync Server and client with bandwidth control
-Encrypted replication between QNAP NAS servers
One touch backup (import/export) via USB
Desktop backup by QNAP NetBak replicator for Windows
Apple Time Machine support with backup management
Data backup to multiple external storage devices
Data backup to Cloud Storage (Amazon S3, ElephantDrive and Symform)
Security IP Filter and policy-based automatic IP blocking
Network access protection with auto-blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, AFP
Encrypted Access: HTTPS, FTP with SSL/TLS (Explicit), SSH/SFTP (admin only), encrypted remote replication between QNAP NAS servers (Rsync over SSH)
CIFS host access control for shared folders
Antivirus protection
FIPS 140-2 validated AES 256-bit volume-based data encryption*
AES 256-bit external drive encryption*
Importable SSL certificate
Instant alert via email, SMS, instant messaging (Windows Live Messenger) and buzzer
Disk Management Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1, 5, 5 + Hot-Spare, 6, 6 + Hot-Spare, 10, 10 + Hot-Spare
Online RAID capacity expansion and online raid level migration
Bad block scan and hard drive S.M.A.R.T.
Global hot-spare drive
RAID recovery
Bitmap support
iSCSI (IP SAN) iSCSI target
-Multi-LUNs per target
-Up to 256 targets/LUNs combined
-Supports LUN mapping and masking
-Online LUN capacity expansion
-Supports SPC-3 persistent reservation
-Supports MPIO and MC/S
iSCSI LUN backup, one-time snapshot and restore
iSCSI connection and management by QNAP finder (Windows)
Virtual disk drive (via iSCSI initiator)
-Stack chaining master
-Max. no. of virtual disk drives: 8
Server Virtualization and Clustering Supports VMware vSphere
Supports Citrix XenServer
Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V and failover clustering
Power Management Wake on LAN
Internal hard drive standby mode
Scheduled power on/off (max. 15 Settings)
Automatic power on after power recovery
USB and network UPS support with SNMP management
Access Rights Management Max. No. of Users: 4,096
Max. No. of User Groups: 512
Max. No. of Network Shares: 512
Batch users creation
Import/export users
User quota management
Subfolder permissions support for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP and web file manager
Domain Authentication Integration Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
LDAP server
LDAP client
Domain users login via CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP and web file manager
MyCloudNAS Service Private Cloud Storage and sharing
Free host name registration (DDNS)
Auto router configuration (via UPnP)
MyCloudNAS connect for easy connection (Windows utility)
Storage Plug & Play Windows Software: QNAP finder
Create and map shared folders
Create and connect to iSCSI target/LUN
Web Administration AJAX-based user interface
Smart fan control
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
SNMP (v2 and v3)
Resource monitor
Network recycle bin for file deletion via CIFS/SMB and AFP
Comprehensive logs (Events and connection)
Syslog client
Firmware live update
System settings backup and restore
Restore to factory default
Powerful All-in-one server
File Server File sharing across Windows, Mac and Linux or UNIX
Shared folder aggregation (CIFS/SMB)
Web file manager
-Supports ISO mounting
-Direct file viewing via Google doc
-Create and send download links for public file sharing with expiration time and password protection
FTP Server FTP over SSL/TLS (explicit)
Max. No. of Concurrent Connections: 256
FXP supported
Passive FTP port range control
FTP bandwidth and connection control
Unicode support
Backup Server Remote Replication server (over Rsync)
Real-Time Remote Replication to another QNAP NAS or FTP server
Apple Time Machine support
Windows Client Backup Application: QNAP NetBak replicator
Third Party Backup Software Support: Acronis True Image, CA BrightStor, ARCserve, Backup, EMC Retrospect, Symantec Backup Exec, LaCie SilverKeeper and more
Web Server HTTP/HTTPS connections
Supports WebDAV connection
Support virtual host (Max.: 32)
Importable SSL certificate
Database Server Built-in MySQL server (v5.1.36)
Web-based management via phpMyAdmin (QPKG)
Print Server Max. Number of Printers: 3
Supports Internet printing protocol
-Print job display and management
-IP- and domain name based privilege control
Supports Apple bonjour printing
Syslog Server Centralized log monitoring and archiving
Immediate email alerts
Supports log filtering
RADIUS Server Centralized account management and authentication for network access
Supports 802.1x security authentication
TFTP server with PXE booting (read-only)
VPN Server Secure Remote Access: PPTP and OpenVPN services
Remote access to other resources on local network
Max. No. of Clients: 30
iTunes Server Audio and video sharing (AIF, M4A, M4B, M4V, MOV, MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPEG, MPG, WAV)
Smart playlist for iTunes client (Windows and Mac OS)
UPnP Media Server Built-in TwonkyMedia server
Real-time and background photo transcoding
Supports UPnP media player such as PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360
Supported format (The actual playback capabilities may vary depending on the UPnP client.)
-Playlist: M3U, M3U8, WPL, PLS
Multimedia Station Supports photo, audio and video
Image slideshow and rotation
Automatic and scheduled thumbnail generation for easy browsing
Display Photo Details from EXIF: Date, exposure time, aperture and more
Display Audio Details from ID3 Tag: Album cover, title, artist, album and more
Access authority management
Multimedia (video and audio) streaming
Supports cooliris
Supports web publishing (Facebook, MySpace, MSN Live, Twitter, Plurk and Blogger)
Share photos by email
Supported Formats:
Audio – MP3
-Playback: FLV, MPEG-4 Video (H.264 + AAC)
-Transcode: AVI, M4V, MPG/MPEG, RM/RMVB, WMV
QNAP Exclusive iPhone and Android App: QMobile
Photo Station Supported File Formats:
-Video: FLV, MPEG-4 Video (H.264 + AAC)
Image slideshow with background music
Photo publishing to social websites (Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Plurk and Blogger)
Photo sharing by email
Music Station Supported Audio Formats:
Local playback with USB speaker or sound card
Browse other UPnP media servers on local network
Internet radio (MP3)
Music alarm (up to 8 Alarms)
Playback control by QNAP Mobile App: QMobile music remote
Download Station PC-less BT, FTP, HTTP download (up to 500 tasks)
BT Download
-Supports TCP/UDP tracker protocol
-Scheduled download
-Configurable port range
-Bandwidth control
-UPnP NAT port forwarding
-RSS subscription and download (broadcatching)
-Selectable download files
HTTP/ FTP Download
-Configurable saving directory
-Bulk download with wildcard settings
-RapidShare download support
QNAP Download Management Software: QGet
-For both Windows and Mac OS
-Manage the download tasks of multiple QNAP NAS remotely over LAN or WAN
Surveillance Station Supports 4 IP cameras (sold separately) for network surveillance
Supports 1 Webcam via QPKG Add-on: QUSB Cam
Antivirus Protection against the latest known viruses, Trojans and other threats
Free virus databases update on manual or scheduled basis
Multiple scan tasks (max: 64, concurrent: 5) with custom folder selection and scheduled
Email notification upon task completion or virus detection
Quarantines or deletes infected files
QPKG Center Expands application services by easy online installation
A wide variety of official and community QPKG* add-ons
-Squid proxy server
-Vtiger CRM
-Ice Station
-Plex media server
-PS3 media server
-Squeezebox server
-Optware IPKG
-Java runtime environment
-Tomcat and more
Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Relative Humidity 0 to 90%
Dimensions 8.56 x 12.8 x 12.65″ (217.42 x 325.11 x 321.3 mm)
Weight 18.48 lb (8.38 kg)