mSAN 12


12-Bay Thunderbolt 3 Shared Storage Solution

  • The World's only Thunderbolt Shared storage solution - Requires SAN software (Tiger Store or Apple Xsan and meta data controller)
  • Directly connect up to four host systems - expandable to 16 hosts
  • Supports twelve removable 2.5" or 3.5" hard drives or SSDs 
  • Add your own drives. Mix and match hard drives and SSDs
  • Hardware RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 or JBOD operation
  • Data transfer rates up to 2600 MB/second
  • Supports dual 4K monitors or a single 5K monitor
  • Includes full version of KYNO and Hedge software
  • macOS and Windows compatible 

It's better to share.

mSAN 12 is an innovative shared storage system that enables up to four computers to directly attach to the unit via Thunderbolt 3 empowering collaborative workflows at a fraction of the cost of traditional SAN systems.  mSAN 12 can scale to support up to 16 host systems.

Add your own drives for performance up to 2600 MB/second. Mix and Match Hard Drives and SSDs. 

mSAN 12 features twelve removable drive bays that support either 2.5”/3.5” SAS II or SATA III6 Gb/s hard drives or SSDs. Simply add your own hard drives or SSDs or a combination of both. When SSDs are installed, it is possible to achieve data transfer rates of up to 2600 MB/s.

Simple GUI.  High-Speed Hardware RAID.

mSAN 12 supports a variety of hardware-controlled RAID modes, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 & JBOD. The dedicated dual-core,1.2GHz RAID-on-Chip processor with 2GB of DDR3 RAM offloads RAID processing from the host system ensuring stable and high-performance data transfers. Setting up a RAID set is easy using the included mLogic RAID Manager.


Built in SAS Expansion.  Daisy-chain up to six Thunderbolt devices.

mSpeed 8 is equipped with a SAS expander port and two 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 ports that enables daisy-chaining of up to six Thunderbolt devices.  The unit also supports dual 4K monitors or a single 5K monitor.

mSAN 12 ships with free Hedge and KYNO software.

mSpeed is bundled with a full version of Hedge and KYNO software.  

Hedge backup software for filmmakers is a powerful macOS & Windows app that makes multiple backups of your footage fast and easy.

KYNO is the smart all-in-one media management app for macOS & Windows. Ingest-free media management, screening and transcoding that adjusts to your workflow.

NAB NY 2018 RAID Flyer
Interface:   4x Thunderbolt 3 ports
RAID Controller:   Dual Core 1.2 GHz w/2GB DDR3 RAM
  RAID Levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 & JBOD
12-Drive Bays:   Install your own 2.5" or 3.5" HDDs or SSDs
System Requirements:   Mac or PC with Thunderbolt 3 port
  Apple Xsan or Tiger Store software and meta data                             
  controller (Mac or PC) to enable sharing
Size:   LxWxH: 14.5 x 6.8 x 15.5"/ 369 x 175 x 395mm
Weight:   33 lbs / 15.2 kg
What's in the Box?

  mSAN 12-bay RAID Enclosure
  12x drive trays with hardware
  1m Thunderbolt 3 cable
  Power Cord
  mLogic RAID Manager app
  Hedge software license
  KYNO software license
  User Guide

Warranty:   3-years