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LaCie d2 Network 2
6.4 out of 10

LaCie d2 Network 2

Network Storage Type: Network Storage Server Form Factor: Read more

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1 x Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-TX 1 x USB 2.0 (type B)
Expansion Ports 
1 x eSATA 1 x USB 2.0 (type A)
Burst Transfer Rate 
OS with 64KB I/O – Read: up to 50MB/s; Write: 35MB/s OS with 1MB I/O – Read: up to 68MB/s; Write: 40MB/s
Security Access 
Users, groups, and shares management Private and public access Active Directory support
Dimensions (WxHxD) 
44 x 160 x 173 mm / 1.7 x 6.3 x 6.8 in
1.5 kg / 3.31 lbs.
LaCie Network Assistant for Windows, Mac, and Linux Genie Backup Manager Pro software for Windows Intego Backup Manager Pro software for Mac
Box Content 
LaCie d2 Network 2 Ethernet cable USB 2.0 cable External power supply Utilities CD-ROM with software and User Manual Quick Install Guide
3-Year Limited Warranty
Heat sink aluminum body Fanless
Network Protocols 
File Server: SMB, AFP, FTP, SFTP, NFS Web access: HTTP, HTTPS Others: Apple Bonjour™, BitTorrent™, DHCP, Apipa Remote Access : Via FTP, SFTP, or HTTP. Dynamic DNS services and iPhone/iPad app optional.
Special Features 
Quota management Time Machine® compatible Print server▲ Download (torrent) machine
Direct access to NAS using LaCie Network Assistant (Windows®, Mac, Linux with limited support) Customizable "widget-based" interface (Dashboard) Email notifications Auto-update
UPnP A/V media adapter compatible Photo browser and audio streaming through web interface iTunes (DAAP) server
Environment & Power 
Automatic standby mode; Scheduled ON/OFF Wake on LAN Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) support**
* Tests performed using IOZone tool in SMB file systems. PC used: Core2 Duo 2 Ghz /1 GB RAM / Network card RealTek / Crossed cable / XP Professional for 64KB I/O, Vista Professional for 1MB I/O. Performance depends on file system used, file size, and may vary from one drive to another. ** Please see http://www.networkupstools.org/compat/stable.html for a list of supported UPSs. *** NAS must be rsync-compatible; for LaCie NAS, both client and server must be running NAS OS 2.2 or later. ▲ Please see http://www.openprinting.org/printer_list.cgi?make=Anyone for a list of supported printers. 1TB (Terabyte) = 1000GB. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 10–15% less).
Remote Access 
Via FTP, SFTP, or HTTP. Dynamic DNS services and iPhone/iPad app optional.
Backup Solutions 
PC to NAS: encrypted, compressed, scheduled, remote (FTP) PC to NAS: using client software (Time Machine, Windows Backup, etc.) NAS to DAS: scheduled, automatic, and restore NAS to NAS: scheduled, encrypted, compressed, and automatic to local or remote NAS***
System Requirements 
Computer with an Ethernet network adapter Windows XP, Windows Vista®, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6 / Linux 2.6 Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended Web browsers: Internet Explorer™ 7.0 / 8.0, Firefox™ 3.0, Safari™ 3.0, or Chrome 2.0 or higher
Release Date
First seen
3 February 2010