- Centralized Storage, Backup, and File Sharing
- NAS, iSCSI/ IP-SAN Storage Combo Solution for
- Private Cloud Storage for Ease of Deployment
- Exceptional Performance: 221.8 MB/sec Reading,
220.8 MB/sec Writing
Modern businesses and workgroups face the challenge
of finding a robust storage solution that can scale with
the exponential increase in digital content their
organization creates. From shared documents, old
archived files and large rich media files, through to
enterprise databases and core applications data, this
challenge will only become more acute. Deploying an
appropriate IT environment with a reliable, affordable,
and expandable storage solution is business critical.
The ability to securely store, share, and back up
digital assets has become one of the most important
tasks for an SMB IT administrator, choosing the right
option will significantly enhance business productivity
and crucially offer a reliable disaster recovery
solution in an age when downtime of any nature impacts
The QNAP TS-269 Pro is a 2-bay, all-in-one NAS server
with exceptional performance that can meet the storage
requirements of modern SMB IT environments. Features
include, secure cross-platform file sharing for Windows®,
Mac®, and Linux/UNIX users, an iSCSI/ IP-SAN
storage combo solution and a number of versatile,
value-added business applications. With a well-rounded
set of backup solutions integrated in the QNAP TS-269
Pro, critical business information can be safely
protected against unexpected data loss. The QNAP TS-269
Pro is also an ideal shared storage solution for
virtualized and clustered environments, via VMware® Ready™ and
Citrix® Ready™ certification,
and a proven compatibility with Microsoft® Hyper-V
The IT administrators can use the Surveillance
Station Pro on the Turbo NAS to manage the connected IP
cameras and set up a video surveillance system with
comprehensive monitoring, recording, and playback
features through mobile access.
The intuitive MyCloudNAS service simplifies the
process of publishing content residing on the Turbo NAS
over the Internet and helps users create a private cloud
in just a few simple steps. The mobile apps Qfile,
Qmanager, and Qmobile provide iOS® or
Android™users a convenient way to access and
monitor the Turbo NAS live and on the go.
Centralized Storage and File Sharing
Cross-platform Sharing with Antivirus
The Turbo NAS supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP
protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac,
Linux/UNIX networks. User accounts and shared folders
can be created via the user-friendly web-based interface
without IT expertise. The integrated antivirus solution
for the Turbo NAS ensures business continuity by
offering detection against the latest viruses, malware,
worms, and Trojan horses.
Windows Active Directory (AD) and LDAP Directory Service
The Windows AD and LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access
Protocol) directory service features enable the IT
administrator to retrieve user accounts from Windows AD
or LDAP-based directory server to the Turbo NAS,
reducing time and effort in account setup. Users can
use the same login name and password to access the Turbo
Shared Folder Aggregation
Access the shared folders of other servers on
Microsoft Networking through the "portal folder" on the
Turbo NAS. This saves the time and effort in logging in
multiple servers one by one.
ISO File Archiving and Sharing
The Turbo NAS supports mounting ISO images of CD and
DVD discs as network shares for data archiving, storage,
and sharing. This feature saves the space for storing
the physical discs, reduces the risk of data loss caused
by disc wearing and tearing, and enhances the efficiency
of data sharing on business network.
The Windows ACL (access control list) feature offers
sophisticated shared folder permission settings and thus
simplifies IT management for businesses with a large
number of users. By enabling the Windows ACL, basic
permissions and 13 advanced permissions can be set up
from the Windows Explorer and synchronized with the
permission settings of the Turbo NAS. In addition, the
same permissions apply to AFP, FTP, Web File Manager,
and Samba when Advanced Folder Permissions are enabled
at the same time.
Advanced Folder Permissions
Advanced folder permissions allow users to configure
folder/subfolder access to the Turbo NAS. With this
feature enabled, users can manage the folder permissions
from Microsoft Windows or the web-based management
interface of the Turbo NAS easily.
Secure Measures for Data Storage and Access
- Policy-based Unauthorized IP Blocking
The IT administrator can allow, deny or auto block
specified IP address or network domain which attempt
to connect to the Turbo NAS via SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S),
FTP, Samba, or AFP.
- Remote Login
The Turbo NAS supports remote login via SSH (secure
shell) or Telnet connection.
- SSL Security (HTTPS)
The Turbo NAS supports HTTPS connection. The IT
administrator can upload a secure certificate and
RSA private key in X.509PEM format issued by a
trusted provider to allow access to the Turbo NAS
via secure SSL login.
- Secure FTP
The Turbo NAS offers secure data transfer with SSL/TLS
(explicit) encryption. Passive FTP port range setup
is also supported.
- Encrypted Remote Replication by Rsync
The data on the Turbo NAS can be backed up to or
from another Turbo NAS or Rsync server over the
- Shared Folder Management
The IT administrator can select to hide or show
selected shared folders of the Turbo NAS on Windows
- User Authority Management
Create multiple users and specify their password,
quota, and user groups by simply uploading the batch
files in TXT or Excel CSV format to the NAS. Export
and import of users list are also supported.
Backup Center for Business
Well-rounded Backup Solutions
The Turbo NAS 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
Disaster Recovery Solution
The Turbo NAS offers users peace of mind, business
continuity, and high availability of data by providing
the ability to recover their data from disasters.
Real-time Remote Replication
Real-time Remote Replication (RTRR) provides
real-time or scheduled data replication between the
Turbo NAS and a remote QNAP NAS, an FTP server, or an
iSCSI LUN Snapshot/Backup
Server virtualization reduces IT expenditure yet
provides flexible server management. Adopting a proper
data protection and disaster recovery for virtual
machines has become vastly important. The Turbo NAS has
taken iSCSI LUN backup/restore to a whole new level with
snapshot technology. The IT administrator can use the
LUN snapshot to back up contents in the LUN to various
storage destinations, including Windows shared folders
via SMB/CIFS, Linux shared folders via NFS, or local
shared folders on the Turbo NAS.
Cloud Storage Backup
Get ready to send private data to the clouds! The
Turbo NAS supports Amazon® S3,
storage backup which have several backup modes including
real-time, scheduled backup and versioning control so
that the data can be restored from any point of time.
With ElephantDrive cloud storage can be monitored
through a web browser. An extra set of all of the data
stored will always be available, so remote data recovery
is quick and simple.
Backup to external drive via USB3.0
The IT administrator can connect external storage
devices to the Turbo NAS via the eSATA or USB ports and
back up data in the NAS shared folders to the external
devices. Three backup modes are provided: instant,
scheduled, and automatic backup.
The Turbo NAS features USB 3.0 ports for high speed
backup to external hard drives. EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, and
HFS+ file systems are supported to ensure compatibility
with Windows, Mac® OS
X, and Linux operating systems.
iSCSI and Virtualization Deployment
The Turbo NAS is VMware® Ready,
and Windows® Hyper-V
NAS + iSCSI Combo Solution
The Turbo NAS can serve as a NAS for file sharing and
iSCSI storage concurrently.
The Turbo NAS supports multiple LUNs (Logical Unit
Numbers) and iSCSI targets. LUNs can be flexibly mapped
to, unmapped from, and switched among different iSCSI
Designed with CHAP authentication and LUN masking,
the advanced ACL (Access Control List) offers the
capability to block unauthorized access from the
Designed for Virtualized and Clustered Environments
Compared with a high cost Fibre Channel SAN, the
Turbo NAS is an affordable system that can be deployed
as a storage center for virtualized and clustered server
environments, such as VMware and Microsoft Windows
SPC-3 Persistent Reservation Supported
The built-in iSCSI service supports enterprise-level
features such as SPC-3 persistent reservation for
clustering in VMware and Windows Server 2008. The IT
administrator can set up Microsoft Failover Cluster
environment, use Cluster Shared Volume for Hyper-V, and
execute virtual machine live migration between Hyper-V
Advanced MPIO and MC/S Supported
With the support of MPIO (Multipath Input Output) and
MC/S (Multiple Connections per Session) on the Turbo
NAS, users can connect to the iSCSI targets on the Turbo
NAS using two or more network interfaces from their
server with failover and load balancing. Furthermore,
with MC/S settings better data transmission performance
Private Cloud Storage
The Turbo NAS helps users reap all the benefits of
cloud computing. A personal cloud for home usage or a
private cloud for business use can be built easily.
This cloud provides flexible ways for data access,
sharing, and backup, virtually anytime, anywhere.
The MyCloudNAS service simplifies the process of
publishing contents in the Turbo NAS over the Internet.
It provides a web-based portal for file management and
access, and supports backing up important data from the
Turbo NAS to other cloud storage providers such as
Amazon S3, ElephantDrive, and Symform.
The MyCloudNAS provide an easy way to send out an
email invitation to friends. The invitation contains
step-by-step instructions on accessing the Turbo NAS.
It also provides a link to download the Windows
application MyCloudNAS Connect that allows people even
without proficient networking skills to easily set up
and connect to the Turbo NAS.
Mobile Apps for On-the-go Access and Monitoring
Qfile is an app for users to browse and manage the
files on the Turbo NAS.
Qmanager turns users’ mobile devices into a remote
control and helps monitor and manage the Turbo NAS.
Terabytes of photos, music, and videos stored on the
Turbo NAS are ready to be streamed by Qmobile from
anywhere regardless of the actual storage size of the
mobile devices. Qmobile also provides a convenient way
for uploading photos from the mobile devices to the
Turbo NAS for instant sharing.
Surveillance Station Pro
The Surveillance Station Pro supports over 1,000
IP cameras, ranging from high-end to low-end models,
and is compatible with ONVIF/PSIA specifications.
Administrators can purchase additional licenses to
increase the number of channels based on their
surveillance needs. iOS® and Android™ users
can install the VMobile app to monitor the surveillance
channels anytime and anywhere with the functions of
camera live view, motion-detection recording, PTZ
control, instant event notifications, video snapshot,
and advanced playback and search functions.
Advanced Business Features
The Turbo NAS supports a multiuse of server business
The Turbo NAS provides seamless file sharing
cross Windows, Mac, Linux, and UNIX platforms.
It also supports WebDAV for easy access to
shared folders via HTTP/HTTPS protocol remotely.
The IT administrator can establish an FTP server
with the Turbo NAS and share files conveniently
with colleagues or customers.
The IT administrator can host multiple websites
on the Turbo NAS with the built-in web server
and virtual host feature.
The RADIUS server centralizes and consolidates
user authentication by maintaining a list of
user accounts that are authorized for remote
network access through dial-up equipment, Wi-Fi
access point, or VPN connections.
By collecting and storing the logs of other
network devices on the Turbo NAS with the Syslog
server feature, the IT administrator can easily
monitor the status of these devices and
troubleshoot problems when necessary.
The Turbo NAS offers printer sharing over the
network and remote printing over the Internet
via IPP (Internet Printing Protocol). Print job
management, and Bonjour printing for Mac OS X
are also supported.
The Turbo NAS supports IPv6 (Internet Protocol
Version 6) which makes the NAS a dual-stack IP
host running IPv4 and IPv6 at the same time.
The VPN (Virtual Private Network) service allows
users to access the NAS and other resources on
the same local network from the Internet. QNAP
VPN Server supports both OpenVPN and PPTP with a
very intuitive UI. MyCloudNAS service and Auto
Router Configuration are integrated with QNAP
VPN Server. With just a few clicks, users can
access all services provided by the Turbo NAS
remotely and securely.
Software Expansion via QPKG Center
Maximize the usage of the Turbo NAS by
installing additional QPKG software
add-ons developed by users in QNAP’s worldwide
With the help of Squid QPKG, the QNAP Turbo can
be used as a Proxy Server. Internet cache speeds
up web browsing; web filtering and monitoring
enhances business Internet security.
FIPS 140-2 Validated AES 256-bit Volume-based Data
The disk volume with FIPS 140-2 validated AES 256-bit
encryption can only be accessed by an authorized
encryption password or key. This prevents the sensitive
government or businesses data on the Turbo NAS from
unauthorized access and breach even if the hard disk
drives or the entire system were stolen.
*The data encryption functions may not be available
in accordance to the legislative restrictions of some
countries. Please contact QNAP sales representatives
for further information.
External Drive Encryption
An external drive attached to the Turbo NAS means
easy removal. The important data on the drive needs a
solution to protect the data against theft. The Turbo
NAS now supports encrypting contents in the external
Advanced RAID Management with Hot-swap Design
The Turbo NAS offers RAID 0, 1, single, and JBOD disk
configurations. It also supports hot-swap design so
that a failed member drive of a RAID configuration (RAID
1 only) can be replaced by hot swapping without turning
off the server.
Online RAID Capacity Expansion
The storage capacity of a RAID configuration can be
expanded by replacing larger hard drives. All the data
will be kept and seamlessly moved to the newly installed
hard drives without turning off the server.
Online RAID Level Migration
Upgrade the disk configuration to a higher RAID level
with the data retained without turning off the server.
IP-SAN/ iSCSI Storage and Virtual Disk Drives (VDD) for
The Turbo NAS provides a cost-efficient iSCSI
solution to set up an IP-SAN storage.
With the built-in iSCSI initiator, the Turbo NAS can
also connect to other iSCSI targets over the network and
turn them into virtual disk drives (VDD).
iSCSI Storage Plug & Play
Now the Windows version of QNAP Finder provides a
convenient way to expand desktop computer or server
storage capacity by connecting to the Turbo NAS and
mapping a network drive or a Virtual Disk.
User-friendly System Management
The Turbo NAS offers various features to help the
administrator manage the system efficiently.
Instant SMS, Email and Windows Live
Configure the SMTP server, SMS server, and
Windows Live Messenger account settings on the
Turbo NAS in order to receive instant system
warning or error messages via email, SMS and
SNMP (Simple Network Management
Collect the information, warning, or errors of
the Turbo NAS and send warnings up to 3 SNMP
servers for centralized management and real-time
S.M.A.R.T. & Advanced Hard Drive Health
Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting
Technology (S.M.A.R.T.) helps the IT
administrator monitor hard disk status.
Moreover, the Turbo NAS supports Hard Drive
Health Scan (HHS) for disk checking and bad
Multiple LAN Deployment
The Turbo NAS supports multiple bonding modes:
Balance-rr (Round-Robin), Active Backup, Balance XOR,
Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad, Balance-tlb (Adaptive Transmit
Load Balancing), and Balance-alb (Adaptive Load
The LAN ports of the Turbo NAS can be configured
in failover mode that allows the Turbo NAS to
sustain the failure of one network port and
provide continuous services.
The LAN ports of the Turbo NAS can be configured
in load balancing mode for bandwidth aggregation
to boost file transfer speeds. It works with
managed Ethernet switch with 802.3ad configured.
The Turbo NAS can be deployed with multiple
different IP settings for sharing among
different workgroups in two different subnets.
The IT administrator can integrate the Turbo NAS to
an existing VLAN on a virtualization environment and
configure the Turbo NAS as the storage system of other
VLAN devices. By enabling VLAN on the Turbo NAS, only
the devices with the same VLAN ID can access the Turbo
Connect the Turbo NAS to the wireless network through
a USB Wi-Fi dongle for convenient access. The Turbo NAS
is compatible with fast 802.11n and 802.11g dongles for
Exceptional Performance with Port Trunking Support
The Gigabit Ethernet interface and fast processor
enable the Turbo NAS to deliver superior performance and
high reliability for critical applications.
- FTP/SAMBA Testing Environment: Intel(R) Core(TM)
i7-2600 CPU @ 3.40GHz/ DDR3 1600Hz 16GB, Microsoft
Windows 7 Professional 64bit ZyXEL GS-2024
- FTP/SAMBA Testing Method: Connect the Turbo NAS
and PC to switch, upload/download 5GB file without
Jumbo Frame, FTP Tool: FileZilla
Eco-friendly & Energy-efficient
The Turbo NAS features green technologies to protect
the environment and save electricity bill. The smart fan
monitors the system temperature of the Turbo NAS and
automatically adjusts its speed to ensure quiet
operation and power saving. The hard drives can be set
to enter standby mode after a period of idling to reduce
power consumption and extend hard drive lifespan.
Scheduled power on/off feature provides flexibility to
only allow the Turbo NAS to operate in designated time
and therefore minimize power usage.
Wake on LAN
Enable this option to power on the Turbo NAS
remotely by Wake on LAN.
Hard Drive Standby
Configure the hard drives to enter standby mode
if there is no drive access within the specified
Scheduled Power on/off
The flexible scheduled power on/off feature is
provided for IT administrators to manage the up
time of the Turbo NAS according to the working
hours. The administrator can set the time for
automatic system power on, power off, or restart
on any days of the week.
The Turbo NAS supports USB UPS devices (usbhid-ups
supported) to allow users to store the data in
time and avoid critical data loss when power
outage occurs during data transfer. Network UPS
allows multiple Turbo NAS servers on the same
physical network to be protected by a single UPS
via receiving UPS notification on abnormal power