LenovoEMC px6-300d

LenovoEMC px6-300d Network Storage

Stores, protects and shares all of your important files, locally and remotely with cloud convenience - perfect for small offices, workgroups or advanced home networks.

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  • Features

    LenovoEMC px6-300dFeatures

    Number of Users

    Up to 75 users


    Intel Atom Dual Core D525 CPU @ 1.8GHz with 2GB RAM. Diskless & fully populated with Hot Swap HDDs.

    Acronis ATI Lite

    Complete backup protection throughout your small business network with Acronis.
    - Protect your PCs with ATI Lite 2013 (3 licenses included)
    - Optional Acronis ABR 11.5 OEM Server and NAS application (sold separately) delivers automatic and continuous backup protection for your Windows or Linux Server and NAS.
    Click here to learn more about Acronis options.

    Active Snapshot Backup

    Point-In-Time backup of a complete volume image including Active Snap capability. Also uses .VSS and .VDS for compatibility wiwh Windows & VMware hosts.

    Active Directory High-Availability & Hybrid Authentication

    Active Directory Hybrid Authentication (ADHA), Trusted Domains, Microsoft Cluster Server and Hyper-V Live Migration support.

    Built-in McAfee VirusScan Enterprise

    It gives small businesses the ability to safely deploy network storage in places where previously there was the possibility of virus and/or malware vulnerability.

    PC Backup & Restore with True Image Lite 2013 by Acronis

    Powerful backup software from Acronis protects content and recovers data in case of any disasters. (3 licenses included)

    Built-in Video Surveillance

    Includes Milestone Arcus VMS for hassle-free and automatic camera detection and recording configurations.

    LenovoEMC Personal Cloud Backup

    Synchronize data between personal cloud member systems and your Network Storage device.

    LenovoEMC px6-300d Network Storage
    LenovoEMC px6-300d Network Storage
  • Tech Specs

    LenovoEMC px6-300dTech Specs

    LenovoEMC px6-300d Network Storage

    PDFLenovoEMC px6-300d Datasheet

    ItemsLenovoEMC px6-300d
    Intel® Atom™ D525, 1.8GHz processor
    LenovoEMC Lifeline™
    6 x 3.5" Hot-Swap SATA-II Server Class SATA HDDs
    • RAID 1, 10, 5, 6, hot spare; automatic RAID rebuild and hot swap
    • RAID 0 and JBOD mode available
    • Note: RAID/storage pool should be the same capacity, speed, and manufacturer. Mixing different types of drives may result in unpredictable behavior.
    2 RJ45, 1 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0
    iSCSI LUNs
    Up to 256 LUNs
    Client Platforms
    • Windows PC
    • Mac OS
    • Linux
    AC Voltage
    100-240 VAC
    Acoustic Noise
    33 dBA maximum
    System Requirements
    • Available 10/100/1000 Mbps network ethernet port
    • Internet Explorer 7, Firefox 3.x, Chrome 9, Safari 4 or later browser
    • Personal cloud and remote access require an internet connection; UPnP compatible router or administrative rights to port forward; 2.5 Mbit/s download, 500 Kbit/s upload (not compatible with Active Directory or XP 64 bit)
    • PC Users: Microsoft Windows XP / Vista 7 / 8
    • Mac Users: Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.8
    • Linux Users: Redhat Enterprise 6, Ubuntu 11, OpenSuse 11.4, other compatible Linux versions
    Personal Cloud and Remote Access Requirements
    • Internet connection
    • Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) compatible router or administrative rights to port forward
    • Recommended minimum sustained connection speeds: download - 2.5Mbit/s; upload - 500Kbit/s
    Linux System Requirements
    • Redhat Enterprise 4-6, Ubunto 7.10-10.10, Open SUE 10.3-11.3
    • Network adapter 10/100/1000 Ethernet
    • DHCP-configured network (recommended)

  • Accessories & Services

    LenovoEMC px6-300dAccessories & Services

    • Service Plans

      Service Plans

      Protect your network storage technology investment with fast, consistent and reliable technical and problem solving expertise.

    • Replaceable Units

      Replaceable Units

      Keep a replacement hard drive and power supply available for your Network Storage device.

    • Mindtree® SecureMind Video Surveillance Manager

      Mindtree® SecureMind Video Surveillance Manager

      A feature-rich application empowering the user to manage Video Surveillance activities while simultaneously storing the serveillance video.

    • Network Video Recorders with Milestone Arcus™

      Network Video Recorders with Milestone Arcus™

      The first IP based video surveillance solution designed for smaller installations - up to 20 cameras.

    Protect Your Investment with Lenovo EMC Service Plans


    Assuring the availability of your Lenovo EMC Network Storage devices is a critical part of your data protection strategy. Lenovo EMC has made selecting and obtaining the best level of support for the entire life of this product easy and affordable. Getting your service plan from Lenovo EMC asures dependable delivery of results and lower total cost of ownership for your Lenovo EMC network storage solution. Lenovo EMC service is available 24x7 to protect your network storage technology investment with fast, consistent and reliable technical and problem-solving expertise. Service plans for your Network Storgage devices are offered at different levels to best meet your needs.

    Included Service

    Included Service is free with Lenovo EMC Network Storage devices and is geared toward customers seeking a simple support solution. The included Service offers the standard 3-year warranty along with business hours, phone and email support, plus access to free firmware updates, and Lenovo EMC's award-winning knowledge base. Also

    included is advance hardware replacement, so there is no need to wait for hardware support, and the option to purchase self-service spares kits. If you require more than inlcuded service, there are additional service plans available to suit your specific business needs.

    Service Plans

    If the availability of your network storage equipment is critical to your business, upgrade your included service with a Lenovo EMC service plan. For desktop network storage devices, select the Extended plan that will add 24x7 technical support and extend the warranty to 5 years. For rackmount network storage devices, select from Enhanced or Premium plans to best meet your business needs. When your IT resources are limited and availablity is critical, both plans ensure 24x7 access to Lenovo EMC's technical experts and next-day onsite hardware service. The Premium plan adds 4-hour onsite service and includesd a strategic spares kit to ensure your business keeps running. Decide the duration you need for your service pland and choose from 3-year or 5-year terms.

  • Library

    LenovoEMC px6-300dLibrary

    Data Sheets

    Protect your investment with flexible service plans

    Assuring the availability of your Lenovo Network Storage devices is a critical part of your data protection strategy. Lenovo has made selecting and obtaining the best level of support for the entire life of this product easy and affordable. Getting your service plan from Lenovo assures dependable delivery of results and lower total cost of ownership of your Lenovo network storage solution. Lenovo service is available 24x7 to protect your network storage technology investment with fast, consistent and reliable technical and problem-solving expertise.

    Affordable Video Surveillance Storage + Management Solutions

    Lenovo's versatile Network Storage family offers three flexible video surveillance storage and management solutions to meet a variety of SMB and distributed enterprise needs. Lenovo has a video surveillance storage solution for everyone. So, when small businesses, distributed enterprises and even small home office users seek the right platform for storing, protecting, sharing and viewing physical security audio and video files, they can start and end their search with Lenovo. Read More...

    Cloud Storage Solutions: The Ultimate Portal to the Cloud

    Lenovo continues to take high-performance network storage to the next level with a diverse range of options for backing up folders directly from Lenovo Network Storage devices to the cloud. Learn More...

    Lenovo Family of Network Storage Devices

    PROTECT, MANAGE, AND SHARE YOUR CRITICAL DATA. Lenovo family of network storage devices offer simple, powerful, and affordable solutions to protect, manage, and share your critical information. They include up to 48TB of storage capacity and enterprise-class business features that organizations need like RAID, UPS Support, snapshots, user replaceable drives, Active Directory support, iSCSI access, cloud storage options, video surveillance solutions and certification for most virtualization environments.

    The Foundation for Lenovo Network Storage Solutions - LenovoEMC LifeLine

    DELIVERING ENTERPRISE-CLASS FUNCTIONALITY THAT HELPS SMALL BUSINESSES AND DISTRIBUTED ENTERPRISES STORE, SHARE, MANAGE, AND PROTECT THEIR DATA. LenovoEMC LifeLine, the management software that powers all Lenovo network storage devices, allows users to store, manage and protect all of their valuable data on one centralized, secure, affordable storage appliance. You get enterprise-class data protection, file management and media serving capabilities right out of the box.

    Lenovo EMC px6-300d Network Storage Data Sheet

    HIGH PERFORMANCE BUSINESS-CLASS DESKTOP NETWORK STORAGE, FOR SMBS AND REMOTE OR BRANCH OFFICES. Powered by enterprise-class LenovoEMC technology, The Lenovo EMC px6-300d Network Storage offers a compact, business-class storage solution for office data protection and backup, along with cloud-convenient local and remote file sharing. With many business features, like iSCSI block access, configurable RAID, snapshots, deduplication, Mindtree video surveillance solution and embedded cloud capabilities like LenovoEMC Personal Cloud technology and Atmos Cloud Connector, the Lenovo EMC px6 is ideal for small-to medium-sized businesses and distributed enterprise locations like branch and remote offices who need to store, share and protect their critical data. With up to 18TB of storage, the px6 offers a diskless configuration, so your storage can grow as your business grows.

    Solution Sheets

    Photos Quick Guide: Add Digital Photos to Your Lenovo Network Storage Device

    I have a digital camera with hundreds of vacation pictures on it. I just bought a Lenovo network storage device. I want to move my pictures from my camera to my Lenovo network storage device, so I can free up space on my camera鈥檚 memory cards.


    WHAT IS RAID? The most likely component to fail in any computer is the moving part of the hard drive that is spinning anywhere from 5400 RPM to 10,000 RPM. RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) is a redundant system that uses multiple hard drives to store your data, so that even if one drive fails, your data is still safe and accessible.


    I am a network administrator in a small office, and we have several NAS devices on the network. What I really want to do is organize folders and directories so they look like they are part of the same directory tree. I also want to set permissions on these folders and allow other users to add content to them. Read More...

    How To

    RAID 6 using Your Lenovo EMC px6 or px12 Network Storage Device with RAID 6

    I want to make sure my backups are available in the event of a disk drive failure on my NAS device. There's nothing worse than losing your data, especially from your backup drive. RAID 6 offers excellent data availability and peace of mind by being able to sustain up to two drive failures.


    I have lots of photos, movies and songs stored on my Iomega storage device. My game console is my playback source in my entertainment center, and I want to play all my media on the Lenovo NAS device through my game console. Learn More...


    I'd like to join several users into one broadcast domain so that I can keep my departments separate from one another on the network. I also want to connect these users with the flexibility of moving them and not having to reconfigure each time a machine is moved. Can I do that with my Lenovo network storage device so that they can access files and share them amongst each other? Read More...

    iTunes Quick Guide Add Music to Your NAS Device: Listen through iTunes

    I have an iPod touch with hundreds of songs on it and a huge iTunes music library on my home computer. I just bought a Lenovo network storage device, and I want to put my music on it so that my music collection is protected should my computer crash. I also want to use iTunes to listen from any device on my home network.

    White Papers

    Unstoppable Computing: Enterprise Network Availability at an SMB Price

    Regardless of the size of your business, you require an IT infrastructure that is continuously available. You rely on your network servers to share your business-critical files, applications, and data, as well as to host your email and Web environments. In other words, your network is the backbone of your entire operation. Any problem with server hardware or a critical application means unplanned downtime and a loss of productivity costing you time and money.

    Setting Up and Running a Web Server on Your Lenovo Storage Device: Working with Web Server Tools

    Your Lenovo network storage device includes a default home page. You can create a custom home page for your Lenovo network storage device to include html pages and client-side scripting, such as JavaScript. In addition, there are applications available on http://www.lifelineapps.com that can enhance your home page content.

    Configuring and Using WebDAV in LifeLine

    WebDAV provides web-based access to Shares on your Lenovo network storage device. With WebDAV enabled on your Lenovo network storage device, you can view and edit files on your computer through your browser or downloaded WebDAV client, using either HTTP for unencrypted access or HTTPS for encrypted access. You can also access files through WebDAV by downloading a WebDAV client to your mobile device. With WebDAV, you have a convenient way to read and edit content in Shares on your storage device.

    Configuring Active Directory in LifeLine

    Active Directory (AD) is a technology created by Microsoft to provide a variety of network services, including LDAP directory access, Kerberos authentication, DNS-based naming and network information, and information security for user access to networked resources. Active Directory also allows administrators to assign policies, deploy software, and apply critical updates in Windows environments. Active Directory was first released with Windows 2000 Server edition, and revised to extend functionality and improve administration in Windows Server 2003. Additional improvements were made in Windows Server 2003 R2. In Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2, AD was further refined and renamed Active Directory Domain Services.

    Configuring Video Surveillance in LifeLine

    LenovoEMC LifeLine offers various video surveillance solutions, including Mindtree SecureMind Surveillance Manager, Axis Video Hosting System, and Axis Camera Companion. This guide provides information on installing these third-party solutions and setting them up on your Lenovo network storage device.

    Case Studies

    Polish Insurance Provider Takes No Risks by Trusting Lenovo for Storage Needs

    Digital technology has brought tremendous efficiencies to sectors like insurance, where the ability to take pictures of incidents such as for example damage caused to a car in a collision it can help to speed up the claims process for all parties. On the flip side, this also has implications for subsequently storing the data once a case has been resolved. A large insurance provider in Poland, with branch offices throughout the country, operated a process whereby employees took photos as part of accident investigations. All of those photo files had been stored on local servers and backed up to tapes with loaders.

    The Pulse Network Pumps Up Storage of Dynamic Digital Content

    The Pulse Network, a pioneer in enterprise social TV and content automation, delivers engaging programming, marketing campaigns and video communities to clients around the world. As a savvy content integrator and distributor of content for a variety of market leaders, including IBM, Rockwell Automation, SAP and Sony, the company transforms how content is created, distributed, syndicated and shared to drive awareness, business and customer loyalty at a lower cost than traditional approaches. Each year, The Pulse Network also produces approximately a dozen events and supports over 100 other events. Recently the company worked in conjunction with the annual show of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) in Las Vegas 鈥?which draws more than 90,000 media and entertainment professionals from over 150 countries to provide social engagement and online video content creation and engagement. According to Nick Saber, president of The Pulse Network, the creation of compelling content is the cornerstone of any media strategy. 鈥淐ontent creates community and community creates commerce,鈥?he explains. 鈥淥ur ability to integrate all the parts of the content automation continuum drives program success.?Read More...

    Lenovo Puts Photo Magazine in the Picture

    Today's world of work increasingly means having to work across multiple offices, and in many other locations besides. The ability to access critical documents from anywhere in the world allows organizations to be flexible and to stay productive no matter where their employees happen to be. With the right storage technology, organisations can not only ensure their data is safe and accessible from anywhere, they can enhance collaboration between teams. Read More...

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