WriteProtect™-BAY 2019-08-26T10:33:44+01:00

The WriteProtect™-BAY provides digital forensic professionals with fast, secure, read-only write-blocking of suspect hard drives. six interfaces, SAS/SATA/FireWire/PCIe/USB3/IDE are supported in a 5.25″, half-height design that fits into the drive bay of your forensic workstation. WriteProtect is also available in a standalone, portable, desktop version.
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  • Fast Superspeed USB3.0 host connection
  • Supports PCIe SSDs (M.2 SATA/AHCI/NVMe), PCIe and mini-PCIe cards with optional adapters
  • Supports SAS, SATA, FireWire, USB3.0, IDE source drives
  • Browser-based user interface for drive preview, software updates, HPA/DCO management
  • Connect and image multiple source drives simultaneously with your forensic imaging software
Ultra-Fast USB3.0
The WriteProtect-BAY features a USB3.0 host connection for extremely fast operation
Supports 6 Interfaces
The WriteProtect provides read-only, write-blocked support for SAS/SATA/USB3.0/2.0/1.1/FW400/800/PCIe storage technologies and an adapter is included to support 2.5″/3.5″ IDE drives
PCIe support
Support is available for M.2 PCIe (SATA, AHCI and NVMe types), PCIe and min-PCIe express cards, using the WriteProtect’s PCIe port and optional adapters
Multiple Ports
Write-protected source ports include:
1 USB 3.0
1 Firewire
1 PCIe
A Gigabit Ethernet port for network connectivity is built-in.
Improve efficiency and shorten the evidence collection process with the ability to image (using your own forensic imaging software) multiple source drives simultaneously
Browser-based User Interface
Use the browser-based user interface to manage all WriteProtect operations including software updates, connect to your network using the WriteProtect’s Gigabit Ethernet Port
Preview drives connected to WriteProtect using the browser-based user interface
5 LEDs
Easily monitor functions with 5 LEDs for power, host, device, activity and HPA/DCO detection
HPA/DCO detection and capture is easily managed via the WriteProtect’s browser-based user interface
Hard Drive Support
Optional adapters are available to support 1.8″ IDE, IDE ZIF, M.2 PCIe (SATA,AHCI,NVMe types), PCIe and mini-PCIe cards, mSATA, microSATA, eSATA and flash media
The WriteProtect is compatibly with forensic acquisition and analysis software
One-year Standard Warranty
The system comes complete with a one year parts and labor warranty. Both an optional 1 year extended warranty (total of 2 years) and a 2 year extended warranty (total of 3 years) are available.
In The Box
The WriteProtect-BAY includes the following:
2 SAS/SATA power and data cables
1 Firewire cable
1 USB 3.0 type A Male to Micro-B cable
1 CAT6 network cable
1 2.5″/3.5″ IDE to SATA adapter
1 Dual 4-pin molex to 6-pin PCIe Y adapter
Users manual on CD-ROM