This page lists specifications for Transfer Appliance models, including usable space capacities, dimensions, power requirements, and packing lists.

Transfer Appliance common specifications

Specification TA40 and TA300
Model description Rugged, tamper-resistant appliance, using SSD technology.
Functional hardware Less than 50 lbs (23kg), rugged, tamper-resistant
Installation options Supports floor and shelf-mounting (2.5U).
Packaging description Rugged shipping case with rolling wheels and collapsible handle.
Power requirements 100-240V, 50-60Hz, 700W
Network connectivity Data ports:

  • QSFP+ (40Gbps)
  • RJ45 (10Gbps)

Configuration port: RJ45 (10Gbps)

Shipping dimensions 25.5in x 24in x 9.5in / 647.7mm x 609.6mm x 241.3mm
Appliance dimensions 21in x 17in x 3.48in / 533.4mm x 431.8mm x 88.4mm
Delivery time Overnight (US)
End-to-end cycle time Approximately 3 weeks
Security and encryption
  • Customer-Managed Encryption Key (CMEK)
  • Remote attestation with Secure Boot
  • Unique PIN
Transfer modes
  • NFS share
  • SSH or SCP transfer
On-device interface Command-line interface
Ease-of-use Automated ingest

Transfer Appliance weights and capacities

Specification TA40 TA300
Shipping weight 50lbs / 23kg 55lbs / 25kg
Appliance weight 31.7lbs / 14.4kg 39lbs / 17.7kg
Usable capacity Maximum of 40 TB of encrypted data. Maximum of 300 TB of encrypted data.

Package contents

  • Brochures
  • Connection instructions
  • Packaging instructions
  • Shipping label pouch
  • Shipping tag and zip-tie
  • Tamper-evident tag

Included cables

Cable photo Cable description
A photo depicting a NEMA 5-15p to c13 power cable NEMA 5-15p to C13 power cable (1.8 m / 5.91 ft)
A photo depicting a c14 to c13 power cable C14 to C13 power cable, for connections to the power distribution unit (PDU) (1.5 m / 4.92 ft)
A photo depicting a Category 6 network cable Category 6 (Cat6) network cable (2.1 m / 6.89 ft)
A photo depicting a QSFP+ Twinax copper network cable QSFP+ Twinax copper network cable (3 m / 9.84 ft)
A photo depicting a QSFP+ to 4xSFP+ network cable QSFP+ to 4xSFP+ network cable (3 m / 9.84 ft)
A photo depicting a USB-to-serial adapter cable USB-to-serial adapter cable – use only if instructed by Transfer Appliance Team
A photo depicting a pin-to-socket serial adapter Pin-to-socket serial adapter