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2FA Bilateral Dual Keys 4-Bay RAID USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.0)/eSATA CipherShield 512-bit AES Encrypted External Desktop Drive
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Available In Price Model
96TB HDD $3,999.99 CSX-96TB4KKB
32TB SSD $5,999.99 CSX32TSDB4KKB

Product Description


  • HDD for large capacity (96TB – 24TB x 4), SSD (32TB – 8TB x4) for fast speed and shock-resistant
  • Highest level of security with 512-bit AES Bilateral 2FA Two-factor Authentication
  • Two unique hardware keys must be plugged in while powered on to be authenticated until the power is off. Suitable where human insertion of key is not feasible such as data center or remote location.
  • Easiest to use secure drive on the planet with no long complicated password/PIN to remember and no software/driver to install or run.
  • 4 drives were included and installed in trays
  • Supports 5 RAID modes: RAID 0, RAID 3, RAID 5, and RAID 10. It is shipped from the factory in RAID 0 striping supporting the largest capacity but no redundancy. It can be changed to other RAID modes to support data redundancy but with less capacity.
  • The removable 3.5” drive tray supports the easy replacement of the drives
  • 2-stage cascade NIST FIPS 140-2 compliant AES 256-bit hardware encryption equals 512-bit
  • Conforms to HIPAA regulation regarding patient privacy and Sarbanes-Oxley regarding corporate financial and accounting practice
  • CipherShield Smart Insert technology with Cipherkey to authenticate the drive
  • FDE (Full Disk Encryption) encrypts the whole drive
  • Real-time “on-the-fly” encryption without any performance degradation
  • Faster, easier to use, and provides better security than software encryption
  • Operates independently to the OS: does not require separate drivers
  • The encryption key is on the removable hardware key; it can be removed and stored away to prevent unauthorized access when not in use
  • Support drives intelligent sleep function
  • Cooling fan maintains a safe operating temperature
  • Skid-proof and shockproof rubber foot mats ensure safe operation
  • Self-powered, AC adapter included
  • Transfer rate:
    • USB 2.0: Up to 480Mbits/s
    • USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.0): Up to 5Gbits/s
    • eSATA: Up to 6.0Gbits/s
  • NTFS format (can be reformatted for Mac or Linux)
  • TAA and 889 compliant, ECCN: 5a992.c, HTS: 8471705065

System Requirements

  • USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.0) port to achieve 5Gbps transfer speed
  • Backward compatible with USB 2.0 port with USB 2.0 transfer speed
  • eSATA port with AHCI mode to support hot-plug
  • Mac OS X 10.4 or later
  • Microsoft Windows 11, 10, 8, 7
  • Windows Server 2020, 2019, 2016, 2012, 2008, 2003
  • Linux

Package Contents

  • 4-bay RAID external drive
  • USB A to B and eSATA cables
  • 4 CipherKeys (2 main + 2 spare)
  • 12V 3A DC Full range switching power adapter
  • User manual

Highest Level of Security

CipherShield Bilatteral Dual Keys operate under the highest level of security with 2FA Two-factor Authentication with 512-bit AES. Both unique keys must be plugged in while powered on for the drive to remain authenticated, and the data decrypted and accessible until powered off. Suitable when human insertion of the key is feasible such as a local office. CipherShield drive is perfect for secure data storage and backup for federal, state, and local government agencies, corporations, small businesses, universities, schools, healthcare, law, and personal use.

This 4-bay RAID drive meets your ever-expanding storage needs. It supports an Intelligent RAID function: RAID 0, RAID 3, RAID 5, and RAID 10. Removable HDD trays support hot-plug replacement of drives (only for RAID 3, 5, 10). HDD intelligent sleep function is supported. The LCM display and buttons support the convenient setting of RAID modes and status display. The optional password allows the locking of RAID settings. The cooling fan maintains a safe operating temperature. Skidproof and shockproof rubber feet mats ensure safe operation.