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Our Rental Packages
Our rental stock is continually being updated, expanded and always evolving to take advantage of the latest technologies available.

We have a rental range of USB, Firewire, eSATA, SCSi, iSCSi, Fibre channel, SAS and Infiniband storage products and peripherals that we can offer.

As such, please call us to discuss the equipment we have currently (or will have) at the time you need it to best satisfy your unique requirements and budget.

If you can't see the product you are looking for or would like to speak to us for some friendly help and advice, please call us on 0845 4301080 or use our contact form here.

8.0 TB 2 Bay Rental Package
2 bay Hardware RAID 0 or JBOD (Just a Bunch Of Disks) with eSATA, USB3.0 and FW800 Interfaces
Equipped with three high-speed transmission interfaces, eSATA 3G, FireWire 800, and USB 3.0. ST2-WBS3 is compatible with MAC and Windows operating systems and provides great convenience and flexibility. The ST2-WBS3 can be used with different computers so that users need not worry about finding a suitable user interface.

Package Includes:
1 x Stardom SohoTANK ST2-WBS3
2 x matched 4.0 TB Desktop Edition Mechanisms
Free Telephone Installation and Unlimited Off-Site Technical Support
Delivery (not collection) to a UK Mainland Address

Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ 75.00 (£ 90.00 inc VAT)

Rental Price per Month (30 days) :
£ 139.00 (£ 166.80 inc VAT)


16.0 TB 4 Bay Rental Package
4 bay Hardware RAID 5 Enclosure with eSATA, USB3.0 and FW800 Interfaces
Next generation multi-interface desktop array for workgroups and departmental data backup. Featuring the latest USB 3.0 universal connectivity, in-band GUI management and flexible RAID 0, 1, 5 & JBOD configurations.

Package Includes:
1 x Stardom SR4-WBS3+ - 16.0 TB 4 bay Hardware RAID 5 Enclosure with eSATA, USB3.0 & FW800 Interfaces
4 x matched 4.0 TB Desktop Edition Mechanisms

Free Telephone Installation and Unlimited Off-Site Technical Support
Delivery (not collection) to a UK Mainland Address

Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ 165.00 (£ 198.00 inc VAT)

Rental Price per Month (30 days) :
£ 295.00 (£ 354.00 inc VAT)


32.0 TB 8 Bay Thunderbolt 2 Rental Package
8 bay Hardware RAID 5/6 Enclosure with ThunderBolt Interface
Quiet ThunderBolt desktop array for perfect for Video Editing (Uncompressed HD / 2K etc), Data Servers, Multi-Track Digital Audio, Sample and Sound FX Libraries, Photography, Graphic Design etc.

Package Includes:
1 x Areca ARC-8050T2 Quiet Fast ThunderBolt 2 RAID
8 x matched 4.0 TB Desktop Edition Mechanisms

1 x ThunderBolt Cable
Free Telephone Installation and Unlimited Off-Site Technical Support
Delivery (not collection) to a UK Mainland Address

Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ 325.00 (£ 390.00 inc VAT)

Rental Price per Month (30 days) :
£ 595.00 (£ 714.00 inc VAT)


32.0 TB MiniSAS Rental Package
8 Bay RAID 0, 5 or 6 (up to 1000 MB/sec +) 2K capable HD Editing Package for Mac Pro's, PC's with PCi-Express slots:
Quiet, Low Cost Raid Array with secure connectors perfect for Video Editing (Uncompressed HD / 2K etc), Data Servers, Multi-Track Digital Audio, Sample and Sound FX Libraries, Photography, Graphic Design etc.
Package Includes:
1 x Expandable 12Gb/s SAS Enclosure with quiet PSU and fans
1 x 12Gbps Areca 8-Port PCIe 3.0 External SAS / SATA RAID Adapter Card
8 x matched 4.0 TB Desktop Edition Mechanisms

1 x miniSAS to miniSAS Cables
Drivers for Mac, Windows or Linux

Free Telephone Installation and Unlimited Off-Site Technical Support
Delivery (not collection) to a UK Mainland Address

Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ 325.00 (£ 390.00 inc VAT)

Rental Price per Month (30 days) :
£ 595.00 (£ 714.00 inc VAT)

Please phone to ask about our additional rental option to make this work via ThunderBolt.

96.0 TB Extremely Fast MiniSAS Rental Package
Perfect Storage Solution for 4K / 2K / HD Mac / PC Editing Workstations or Servers
Up to 2,200 MB/s - Ultrafast, Huge Capacity, Expandable RackMount Raid Array perfect for Video Editing (4K / 2K / HD / SD), Data Servers, Photographic Studios, Graphic Design etc.

Package Includes:
1 x RAIDdeluxe RDL-JS16S12-R3 Expandable 16 Bay, 12Gb/s SAS JBOD Storage System
16 x matched 6.0 TB Desktop Edition Mechanisms

1 x 12Gbps 8-Port PCIe 3.0 External SAS / SATA RAID Adapter Card
1 x 2m miniSAS Cable

Free Telephone Installation and Unlimited Off-Site Technical Support
Delivery to UK Mainland

Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ 695.00 (£ 834.00 inc VAT)

Rental Price per Month (30 days) :
£ 1,349.00 (£ 1,618.80 inc VAT)

Please phone to ask about our additional rental option to make this work via ThunderBolt.

External LTO-6 Tape Package - ThunderBolt 2 / PCi-Express
2.5 TB native capacity per tape. 30 year archival life. Performance up to 500GB/hr uncompressed.
All Tandberg Data LTO-6 tape drives support LTFS (Linear Tape File System). LTFS simplifies archiving tasks and is fast becoming the standard recording format within the video and entertainment industry.

LTO tape technology makes it easy for users to standardize on a tape technology that meets today's data capacity requirements and ensures futures growth potential. LTO's eight-generation roadmap, with four generations available today makes it a clear choice for small to medium businesses.

Package Includes:
1 x Tandberg LTO-6 HH External drive kit, black, SAS
1 x Low-Profile 8-External Port 6Gb/s SAS/SATA PCIe 2.0 Host Adapter
1 x 1-slot Thunderbolt 2 PCIe Expansion Chassis
1 x miniSAS to miniSAS Cable
1 x ThunderBolt Cable

Delivery (not collection) to a UK Mainland Address
Rental Price per Week (7 days) :
£ Please Call

Please note: days include weekends. Deposit will be required. Full Rental Terms and Conditions.can be found here:

Please Note: advertised drive capacities are the total unformatted amount.

Please remember to take into consideration different RAID levels if used and formatting overheads..
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