BB-MIRROR DRIVE II e-SATA & USB 2.0 Combo to dual SATA RAID Enclosure  

       
   
   
   

 

 

 
   
   
       
 

 

INTRODUCTION

Mirror Drive II is a selectable hardware RAID enclosure for two 3.5" SATA HDD. A true hardware solution, Mirror Drive II requires no software to be installed on your machine.

Mirror Drive II provides the cost-effective solution for data backup.

You can configure the Mirror Drive II to use the following Storage Policies to map the appliance's physical hard drives to virtual drives that are visible to the host computer.

  • BIG (Concatenation)
  • JBOD (Just a Bunch Of Disks)
  • FAST (RAID 0)
  • SAFE (RAID 1)
  • SAFE33 (1/3 to SAFE mode and 2/3 to BIG mode)
  • SAFE50 (1/2 to SAFE mode and 1/2 to BIG mode)
  • GUI (Use the SteelVine Manager GUI to configure the Storage Policy)

 

BB-FWBU2EIDE525D-1 IEEE1394b/USB2.0 to IDE (ATA/ATAPI) 5.25" Dual Bay Enclosure (800Mbits) Feature:

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1). eSATA & USB 2.0 to dual SATA RAID Bridge Board
2). Housing and SATA HDD Mobile Tray
3). AC to DC Power Adapter

1). eSATA & USB 2.0 to dual SATA RAID Bridge Board

  • One eSATA Connector
  • One USB B-Type Connector
  • Two SATA Signal + Power Connectors
  • RAID Mode Rotary Switch & Change Mode Button

  • Alarm, Power, System Error LEDs
    • Alarm LED: Red LED
      Volume degradation (RAID 1) or unavailability (JBOD, Big,
      Fast) will be marked by turning on the Alarm LED for the
      node that experienced this behavior.
    • Power LED: Green LED
    • System Error LED: Red LED
  • DC Jack

2). Housing and SATA HDD Mobile Tray

  • Aluminum made housing
    • Provides two mobile tray for 3.5" SATA HDD
    • SATA HDD direct connect to SATA connector (signal + power connectors )
    • One 40x40 mm cooling fan
  • SATA HDD Mobile Tray
    • Flexible expandability (Hot- swappable SATA HDD)
    • Lock Keypad

    • Lens pipe(for displaying SATA HDD status)

    SATA HDD status LEDs (activity and Link)

    LEDs on JBOD Mode
    Description ACT Link
    Device Unplugged/No power Off Off
    Device Plugged (Idle) Off On
    Device Plugged (Activity) Flash (On) On
    LEDs on RAID Mode
    Description ACT Link
    Device Unplugged/No power Off Off
    Device Plugged (Idle) Off On
    Device Plugged (Activity) Flash (On) On
    Disk Rebuild
    (A Physical Partition is being
    Rebuilt;Safe Mode(RAID 1)
    On Blink
    Disk Rebuild-Verify
    (A Physical Partition is being
    Verified; Safe Mode (RAID1)
    Flash (On)will appear as On On
    Error State
    Incorrect Serial Number
    One or More Bad partial
    Volumes
    Blink Blink


3). AC to DC Power Adapter

  • AC to DC Power Adapter
    • Input: Changeable AC power cord
    • Auto-switching
    • Input: 100~240Vac, 50~60Hz, 1.7A (Max)
    • Output: +12Vdc, 4.16A (Max)
    • Output: Standard Walkman-type 2.1 mm DC power plug
  • AC power cord (Length: 6 feet)

 

Hardware and OS Requirements:

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PC Systems

  • Intel Pentium-III 500MHz equivalent or faster
  • Windows 2000, XP, 2003 Server or Windows Vista with the latest Service Packs
  • CD-ROM drive
  • 64 MB of RAM (minimum)
  • 250 MB of free disk space
  • Super VGA (800 x 600) or higher resolution display with at least 256 colors
  • Mouse or compatible pointing device
  • SATA connection: SATA host controller with Port Multiplier support and associated software drivers
  • USB connection: USB 1.0 or 2.0 direct host connection or USB hub


Macintosh Systems

  • PowerMac G5, MacBook Pro or Mac Pro
  • MacOS X, 10.4.8 (or later)
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Mouse or compatible pointing device
  • SATA connection: SATA host controller with Port Multiplier support and associated software drivers
  • USB connection: USB 1.0 or 2.0 direct host connection or USB hub
 

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