The QNAP TVS-1271U-RP, featuring the easy-to-use QTS operating system, provides a reliable and scalable NAS solution to fulfill data backup, file synchronization and remote access. The TVS-1271U-RP delivers exceptional performance, and supports cross-platform file sharing, comprehensive backup solutions, iSCSI and virtualization applications, and many practical business functions, making it the ideal choice for SMBs to secure important business data. It also includes abundant multimedia applications backed by its powerful hardware specifications.
- 3,300+ MB/s throughput and 162,000+ IOPS
- Two internal cache ports for IO acceleration
- Virtualization-ready, centralized data storage, backup, sharing and disaster recovery
TVS-1271U-RP with Intel® Core™ i7-4790S 3.2 GHz quad-core processor and 32GB RAM (8GB*4)
TVS-1271U-RP with Intel® Core™ i5-4590S 3.0 GHz quad-core processor and 16GB DDR3 RAM (8GB*2)
TVS-1271U-RP with Intel® Core™ i3-4150 3.5 GHz dual-core processor and 8GB DDR3 RAM (4GB*2)
TVS-1271U-RP with Intel® Pentium® G3250 3.1 GHz dual-core processor and 4GB DDR3 RAM (2GB*2)
The TVS-1271U-RP supports SATA 6Gbps hard drives driving over 3,300 MB/s throughput and 162,000 IOPS *. The TVS-1271U-RP is powered by an Intel® Haswell processor with numerous options including Pentium®, Core™ i3, Core™ i5 and Core™ i7 for users to flexibly choose based on their demands, greatly enhancing the efficiency of CPU-consuming tasks and serving more concurrent tasks at the same time.
Tested in QNAP lab. Figures could vary by environments.
Testing Environment: 4 Client PC configuration: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600 CPU, 16GB DDR3 RAM, Windows 7 professional 64-bit, Dual-port Intel X520 10GbE Server Adapter, IOMeter sequential read and write. NAS configurations: TVS-1271U-RP-i3, Plextor PX-256MPro SSDs with RAID 5 configuration, QNAP LAN-10G2T-X550 dual-port 10GBase-T network adapter*2
Internal cache port for IO acceleration
The TVS-1271U-RP supports two on-board internal cache ports. By installing mSATA flash modules (optional purchase), the IOPS performance of storage volumes can be remarkably boosted. It is perfect for improving the overall workflow of random IOPS demanding applications such as databases and virtualization. The internal cache port design does not require the space of a hard drive tray to allow for more storage capacity.
*Note: Instead of installing the mSATA in the internal cache port, SSDs can be installed in the hard drive tray.
Learn more: SSD cache
Flexible 10GbE network expandability
The TVS-1271U-RP offers four inbuilt Gigabit Ethernet ports and supports 10 Gigabit high speed networks by installing a 10GbE network adapter. The 10GbE-ready TVS-1271U-RP delivers lightning-fast data throughput and coupled with the support for a large storage capacity is perfect for data centers to store big data, excel in fast data transmission, and for editing large size videos on-the-fly without transferring the videos between the TVS-1271U-RP and desktop computers.
Learn more: 10GbE solution
Up to 5 year warranty
QNAP's TVS-1271U-RP offers up to 5 year warranty for an optional purchase. All QNAP NAS devices come with at least a 2-year standard warranty while enterprise models come with 3-year standard warranty. If standard warranty is not enough, QNAP Extended Warranty Service coverage offers our customers up to 5 years of worry-free protection. Refer to this link for more information on QNAP's extended warranty.
Seamless capacity expansion
The TVS-1271U-RP supports online capacity expansion by cascading multiple QNAP RAID expansion enclosures to meet the needs of growing business data. With the QNAP scale-up solution, raw storage capacity can be gradually expanded on demand. It is especially useful for video surveillance, data archiving, TV broadcast storage, and other large-data applications.
The maximum number of drives available by connecting QNAP expansion enclosures:
|Turbo NAS Model||RAID Expansion Enclosure||No. of RAID Expansion Enclosure||Total HDD No. (NAS + Enclosure)|
Learn more: RAID expansion enclosures
QTS - Simple and efficient
Thanks to QTS' intuitive user interface, system operations of the TVS-1271U-RP are smooth and handy. Its intelligent desktop allows you to find desired functions quickly, create desktop shortcuts or group shortcuts, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, and open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater working efficiency.
Learn more: QTS 4
Why is QNAP's snapshot support better?
Snapshots are a must-have feature for modern storage systems. QNAP's snapshots help protect your folders, files, and iSCSI LUNs. In the event of malware attacks or unwanted changes, your stored data can be quickly reverted and restored to a specific point in time to ensure continuity.
Check out the difference between QNAP 's snapshot support compared to competitor products.
|Snapshot Application||QNAP||Competitors that use Btrfs |
|Other competitors |
|Block-based iSCSI LUN |
(Thick Provisioning and
|File-based iSCSI LUN |
Protected by the volume snapshot, the process is done within seconds.
|File-based iSCSI LUN |
Protected by the volume snapshot, the process is done within seconds
|Shared Folder|| |
With Snapshot Shared Folder
|Availability||All x86-based (Intel/AMD) models |
|Only available on selected models|
*QTS 4.3.4 (or later) required.
Learn more: Volume & LUN Snapshots
QRM+: Centralized management solution for networked computing devices
QRM+ is QNAP's Centralized Management Solution, designed for IT teams, for networked computing devices. It provides a single-point solution to discover, map, monitor and manage all of the critical computing devices (including servers, PCs, and thin clients) in your network, and facilitates device discovery with the graphical topology diagram. QRM+ supports IPMI 2.0, provides remote KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) for certain IPMI devices, and supports tracking every action using KVM recording and playback. Simply install QRMAgent on your Windows® and Linux® devices and you will see their system status on the QRM+ management interface. With centralized management using QRM+ on the TVS-1271U-RP, IT infrastructure and device security is enhanced while troubleshooting and network resource performance analysis is greatly simplified.
Learn more: QRM+
Qsirch – A smarter, faster way to search
Quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music with Qsirch, QNAP’s new built-in NAS search application lets you find what you need by real-time, natural search. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including bits of the file name or even words/phrases in the document, and Qsirch will display a list of matches, complete with thumbnails, as you type. Qsirch even remembers your search history so you can quickly navigate to files you’ve previously searched for. Qsirch is a huge productivity boost – it greatly reduces the amount of time spent looking for files on the NAS so you can focus on other tasks.
Note: 2GB RAM (4GB or more RAM is recommended for optimum performance) and QTS 4.1 or newer firmware is required.
Learn more: Qsirch
Powerful QNAP flexible volume
QNAP's flexible volume provides an easier and more secure way to store NAS data. This next-generation volume offers powerful features such as storage pooling with multiple RAID group protection, thin provisioned volume with space reclaim, block-level iSCSI LUN, and online capacity expansion. The QTS Storage Manager neatly presents tools and options for managing system storage which simplifies the process of NAS capacity expansion and QNAP RAID expansion enclosure management.
Cross-platform file sharing, centralized data storage
The TVS-1271U-RP supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX networks. Data, logs and ISO images of CDs and DVDs can be centrally stored on the Turbo NAS and protected by an integrated antivirus solution. The Windows AD and LDAP services enable system administrators to configure user permissions by using existing Windows AD server, LDAP server or NAS build-in LDAP services.
Well-rounded backup solutions to secure data
The QNAP NetBak Replicator supports real-time and scheduled data backup on Windows including Outlook email archiving. Apple Time Machine is also supported to provide Mac OS X users with a solution to effortlessly back up data to the TVS-1271U-RP.
Disaster recovery solutions brings peace of mind
The TVS-1271U-RP offers various data recovery options. RTRR (Real-Time Remote Replication) supports real time or scheduled data backup to a remote Turbo NAS or FTP server and synchronizes files to a remote folder from a local folder with better backup efficiency and reduced backup time. The TVS-1271U-RP also supports rsync protocol to back up data to another remote server on a scheduled basis. Data can also be backed up to and restored from a range of cloud storage services, including Amazon® S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft® Azure, ElephantDrive®, Dropbox® and Google® Drive.
Comprehensive security options
In an open network environment, business data may be exposed in a potential hack. The TVS-1271U-RP provides numerous security options, such as encrypted access, IP blocking, and more. Besides, IT administrators can control the access rights of each user to different folders, preventing unauthorized access to important files. The TVS-1271U-RP is validated with military level FIPS 140-2 AES 256-bit encryption, preventing sensitive business data from unauthorized access and breach even if the hard drives or the entire system were stolen.
Full NAS encryption technology ensures data security
QNAP's full NAS encryption by volume-based technology effectively ensures data security by encrypting all of the files stored in the default shared folders on the TVS-1271U-RP. Even if the TVS-1271U-RP is encrypted, all the files can still be accessible via Windows SMB/CIFS, iSCSI, and NFS protocols. Users without permission to access the TVS-1271U-RP will be unable to access the stored files, hence data security risks and privacy leaks can be avoided.
Storage for comprehensive virtualization applications
The TVS-1271U-RP supports VMware® and Citrix®, and is compatible with Microsoft® Hyper-V™ and Windows Server 2012, benefiting flexible deployment and management in the virtualization environments. The TVS-1271U-RP supports VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi server and Hyper-V respectively, and supports QNAP vSphere Client plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced operational efficiency and management in virtualization applications.
Run multiple OS' on the TVS-1271U-RP
The Virtualization Station transforms the TVS-1271U-RP into a 2-in-a-box NAS that can function as an all-in-one NAS and a virtualization platform that supports multiple operating systems, fast virtual machine creation, virtual machine import/export, snapshot, and enables desktop operations on web browsers. With an easy-to-use interface, you can centrally manage all of the virtual machines created on the TVS-1271U-RP with minimal effort. You can also download VMs on demand from online VM markets and import them to TVS-1271U-RP without any complex procedure.
Learn more: Virtualization Station
Highly-efficient storage solution for video editing
Digital film and video production produces a vast amount of data that requires high-performance RAID storage with sustainable throughput to balance with the demanding output of video editing. The TVS-1271U-RP fulfills storage and video editing needs with a high speed 10GbE network interface. Digital videos can be quickly stored and edited on the TVS-1271U-RP directly over the network.
File synchronization across multiple devices
The Qsync utility turns your TVS-1271U-RP into a safe data center for file synchronization with a large storage capacity. Any file uploaded to the TVS-1271U-RP will be made available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops or mobile devices. Qsync is especially useful for frequent travelers to manage files and always have the most updated files on different devices. Qsync provides multiple ways of file synchronization and group file sharing, greatly enhancing the flexibility of collaboration.
Learn more: Qsync
Comprehensive surveillance solution with 24/7 security
The TVS-1271U-RP's Surveillance Station offers a professional surveillance solution with a user-friendly management interface, a wide range of over 2,700 compatible IP camera models, and expandable IP camera channel licenses. It supports real-time monitoring, video & audio recording and playback with a wide range of customizable settings. You can also install the Vmobile app on your iOS® or Android™ mobile devices to manage the monitoring channels anytime and anywhere to safeguard your office environment, or install the Vcam app to turn your mobile device into a network camera to instantly record any moment around you to your TVS-1271U-RP.
Learn more: Surveillance Station
Additional SMB-ready features
The TVS-1271U-RP supports various business applications as an all-in-one Turbo NAS with cost-efficiency.
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The Turbo NAS supports FTP server to share large size files, coming with user-defined settings including bandwidth limitation, number of connections, and write-only permission.
The Turbo NAS supports VPN server which provides an easy way for IT administrators to build up a secure private network and allows the staff to log on from outside the office and access business resources securely such as files and Internet connections.
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Install-on-demand apps extend NAS features
The TVS-1271U-RP has a built-in App Center that provides over 100 install-on-demand apps developed by QNAP and third-party developers, including tools for backup/sync, business, content management, communications, download, entertainment, and much more. It is also a centralized location for managing & updating installed apps. In addition, QNAP's development platform embraces the open-source spirit to enable developers to create their own apps, adding potentially limitless potential for the TVS-1271U-RP.
Learn more: App Center
|Storage expansion accessories|
| 3U 16-bay RAID expansion enclosure |
Up to 8 REXP-1620U-RP can be connected to TVS-1271U-RP.
| 2U 12-bay RAID expansion enclosure |
Up to 8 REXP-1220U-RP can be connected to TVS-1271U-RP.
|2U 12-bay RAID expansion enclosure|
|2U 8-bay RAID expansion enclosure|
| Dual-wide-port storage expansion card, SAS 6Gbps. |
Note: The storage expansion card is to be installed in the NAS for connecting to the RAID Expansion Enclosures.
|Mini SAS external cable (SFF-8088 to SFF-8088), 1.0 m|
|Mini SAS external cable (SFF-8088 to SFF-8088), 0.5 m|
|B01 series (Chassis) rail kit|
|B02 series (Chassis) rail kit|
|Dual-port 10GBase-T network expansion card for A01 series rack mount model, low-profile bracket|
|Dual-port 1 GbE network expansion card for A01 series rack mount model, low-profile bracket|
|8GB DDR3 RAM, 1600 MHz, long-DIMM|
|4GB DDR3 RAM, 1600 MHz, long-DIMM|
|mSATA Flash Module|
|Two 128GB mSATA flash modules|
|USB 3.1 card|
| QNAP USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps) Type-A dual-port PCIe card |
Note: Requires QTS 4.3.0 and later.