The QDA-A2AR can accommodate two 2.5-inch SATA drives within a single 3.5-inch SATA drive bay. No software driver is required for the QDA-A2AR, and it can be installed in a PC/workstation (Windows, Linux) or QNAP NAS to flexibly add additional hard drives or SSDs to meet various storage needs.
- Minimum operating system requirements - QNAP NAS: QTS 4.4.1 and later, Windows: Windows 7 and later, Windows Server 2012 R2 and later, Linux
- Software Utility Features - QNAP External RAID Manager: Overview device, disks, and RAID info and status, Support for disk’s S.M.A.R.T. monitoring, Desktop notification to inform abnormal status, RAID rebuild, RAID recovery, Firmware update, Notification for new version of firmware and application, System event logs for troubleshooting, Export event logs to .csv file