LenovoEMC px4-400d NVR with Milestone Arcus

LenovoEMC px4-400d NVR with Milestone Arcus

High performance desktop NAS that combines advanced data protection plus local and remote content sharing with simplicity and power of the LenovoEMC LifeLine operating system.

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  • Features

    LenovoEMC px4-400d NVR with Milestone ArcusFeatures

    Number of Camera Licenses

    px4-400d/8TB - Up to 20 camera licenses included (depending on the configuration)

    Number of Users

    Up to 75 users

    Video Management Software Combined With Full-Featured NAS

    - The LenovoEMC Network Video Recorders with Milestone Arcus™ are the first IP-based video surveillance solutions designed for smaller installations up to 20 cameras that combine LenovoEMC world-class Network Storage with Milestone’s market leading video surveillance software. They deliver superior reliability, image quality, ease of installation and affordability providing the best of breed Video Management Solution.
    - Now supporting Milestone Interconnect ™, the new LenovoEMC NVRs are fully integrated into Milestones’ XProtect® Corporate Video Management Solution, providing centralized, scalable management of your video surveillance deployments, no matter where they are in the world.- The NVR is bundled with camera licenses and software update plans so that it is ready to be deployed right out of the box and new features in the future. The LenovoEMC LifeLine™ network storage software enables a small office to take advantage of the device for both video storage and full-featured NAS functionality. The automated setup and configuration makes it ideal for security integrators and end users to setup the device quickly.

    Camera & Mobile Support

    Built in support for many popular camera brands. Remote live view and playback through the included mobile application.

    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.


    Built around the Intel® Atom D2701 dual core processor to support demanding workloads like virtualization, deduplication, database management and video surveillance.

    Active Snapshot Backup

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

    Active Directory High-Availability & Hybrid Authentication

    Windows Active Directory High Availability (ADHA), Hybrid Authentication, MSCS and Hyper-V Live Migration support.

    SSD Caching for Faster Read & Write

    Set up dedicated SSDs for fast reads & writes of frequently accessed data, providing improved performance for I/O intensive applications such as databases.

    Leading Software Application Options Included

    Applications can be installed using the embedded application manager for McAfee VirusScan Enterprise, Acronis Backup & Recovery, EMC Avamar Client, and Milestone Arcus Video Surveillance Solution.

    LenovoEMC Personal Cloud Backup

    A web-based computing architecture that connects your LenovoEMC Network Storage devices to other individuals and/or devices via the Internet.

    LenovoEMC px4-400d Network Storage
    LenovoEMC px4-400d Network Storage
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    PDFLenovoEMC px4-400d Datasheet

    PDFLenovoEMC px4-400d System Reference

    DescriptionLenovoEMC px4-400d NVR with Milestone Arcus
    Form Factor
    Desktop form factor; supports up to 4 3.5" SATA HDDs (trays included)
    Intel® Atom D2701 Dual Core 2.13GHz
    2GB DDR3
    2 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet ports (RJ45 connector)
    • Diskless option - bring your own hard drives
    • Storage pools with RAID expansion, migration, and hot spares
    • Advanced RAID levels including hot spare
    RAID Support
    • RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, hot spare
    • Note: RAID/storage pool should be the same capacity, speed, and manufacturer. Mixing different types of drives may result in unpredictable behavior.
    Power Consumption
    • Max: 55W
    • Min: 35W (drives spun down)
    • Peak: 100W for 6s
    • Note: These values represent a fully loaded device with the highest capacity HDD. Values may differ with other configurations.
    iSCSI Support
    Supports both file and block storage pools, 256 hosts maximum with the following parameters - Block storage pools: 32 LUNs maximum per pool; 128 LUNs maximum per device. File storage pools: 256 LUNs maximum per pool; 256 LUNs maximum per device.
    • 1 USB 3.0
    • 4 USB 2.0
    • 2 Ethernet
    • 1 eSATA
    • 1 HDMI Video
    LAN Standards
    • IEEE 802.3
    • IEEE 802.3u
    AC Voltage
    100-240 VAC, 50-60Hz
    Acoustic Noise
    35.0 dBA maximum
    Temperature, Humidity, and Altitude
    • Ambient Temp - Operating: 10° to 40° C; Non-Operating: -40° to 60° C
    • Temp Gradient - Operating: 12° C per hour
    • Humidity (non-condensing) - Operating: 8% to 85% R.H.; Non-Operating: 5% to 95% R.H.
    • Max Wet Bulb - Operating: 26.6° C; Non-Operating: 29.4° C
    • Altitude - Operating: to 7,500 feet; Non-Operating: to 40,000 feet
    User Interface Localization
    User interface localized for English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, Turkish, Swedish, Dutch, and Polish
    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, 500Kbit/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

  • Accessories & Services

    LenovoEMC px4-400d NVR with Milestone ArcusAccessories & Services

    16TB px Series SC 4X4TB Multi-Pack HDD (Hitachi HUS724040ALE640) 4N40A33703 $2,799.00
    12TB px Series SC 4X3TB Multi-Pack HDD (Hitachi HUA723030ALA640) 4N40A33702 $2,099.00
    8TB px Series SC 4X2TB Multi-Pack HDD (Hitachi HUA723020ALA640) 4N40A33714
    4TB px Series SC 4X1TB Multi-Pack HDD (Hitachi HUA722010CLA330) 4N40A33712 $899.00
    4TB px Series SC Bare HDD (excludes px12-350r)(Hitachi HUS724040ALE640) 4N40A33713 $729.00
    3TB px Series SC Bare HDD (excludes px12-350r)(Hitachi HUA723030ALA640) 4N40A33711 $529.00
    3TB px Series Bare HDD 7200RPM (Seagate ST3000DM001) 4N40A33709 $529.00
    2TB px Series SC Bare HDD (excludes px12-350r)(Hitachi HUA723020ALA640) 4N40A33708 $379.00
    2TB px Pro Series HDD 7200RPM (Seagate ST2000DM001) 4N40A33707 $229.00
    1TB px Series SC Bare HDD (excludes px12-350r)(Hitachi HUA722010CLA330) 4N40A33704 $229.00
    1TB px Pro Series HDD (Seagate ST1000DM003) 4N40A33705 $229.00
    Power Supply px4-400d 7N40E65076 $69.99
    16 Channel Analog Encoder PCIE Card for Milestone Arcus NVR 4N90A34206 $779.00
    1 Milestone Arcus Camera License-1 Year Software Upgrade Plan 4N70A34015 $69.99
    1 Milestone Arcus Software Update Plan for Single Camera-1 Year 4N70A34014 $14.99
    16 Mindtree Securemind Camera Licenses-px Series 4N70A340006
    8 Mindtree Securemind Camera Licenses-ix4/px Series 4N70A340004
    4 Mindtree Securemind Camera Licenses-ix4/px Series 4N70A340003
    2 Mindtree Securemind Camera Licenses-ix/px Series 4N70A340002
    Enhanced px Desktop Series - 5 Years 5WS0G09482
    Enhanced px Desktop Series - 3 Years 5WS0G09484
    Extended px Desktop Series - 5 Years 5WS0G09481
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    Data Sheets

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    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...

    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's 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

    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.

    Product Support

    Network Storage Support and Downloads Website

Standard on the px4-400d NVR with Milestone Arcus:
2 x 10/100/1000 Mbps RJ45 Ethernet; 4 x USB 2.0; 1 x USB 3.0; 1 eSATA; 1 x HDMI port (not compatible with Milestone Arcus)
RAID Support
RAID 0, 1, 10, 5; JBOD also available
Cameras Supported
Up to 20 depending on the configuration
Network File Protocols
CIFS/SMB/Rally (Microsoft), NFS (Linux/UNIX), AFP Bonjour (Apple), FTP, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, WebDAV, Windows DFS, SNMP
Supported Users
Up to 75
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