This article provides an overview of Datto's SIRIS 3 Imager tool and provides links to other sources of information about this tool.
SIRIS 3 Imager is a USB stick that contains the necessary code to convert any capable computer into a Datto SIRIS. Converted devices have a model number starting with SC (SIRIS Conversion) or I (Imaged).
In order to successfully run the SIRIS operating system, the computer must meet the following requirements:
- BIOS that is capable of USB boot
- Two NIC cards with internet connectivity
- Dual Core 64-bit processor
- HDD with at least 250GB free space for the Datto OS. Total hard drive space should not exceed 1 TB.
- Two or more 7200 RPM HDDs for the storage array
- Minimum amount of RAM as determined by local storage capacity
- Servers that use external SAN configurations are not supported.
Recommended configurations for imaged Datto appliances
|Converted Device Model||CPU||CPU cores||Recommended RAM||Storage configuration on physical device equivalent|
|I500||2.4 GHz||4||32 GB||2 x 1TB HDD (RAID1) - SIRIS/NAS Business 1000|
|I1000||2.4 GHz||4||32 GB||2 x 3TB HDD (RAID1) - SIRIS/NAS Business 2000|
|I2000||2.4 GHz||4||32 GB||2 x 1TB (RAID 1) - SIRIS/NAS Business 3000|
|I3000||2.4 GHz||4||32 GB||2 x 2TB (RAID 1) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Professional 1000|
|I4000||2.1 GHz||8||48 GB||2 x 4TB (RAID 1) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Professional 4000|
|I6000||2.1 GHz||8||48 GB||2 x 6TB (RAID 1) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Professional 6000|
|I10000||2.1 GHz||8||48 GB||3 x 6TB (RAID 5) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Professional 10000|
|I12000||2 x 2.4 GHz||2 x 6||64 GB||6 x 4TB (RAID 6) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Enterprise 12000|
|I18000||2 x 2.4 GHz||2 x 8||64 GB||6 x 6TB (RAID 6) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Enterprise 18000|
|I24000||2 x 2.4 GHz||2 x 8||64 GB||7 x 6TB (RAID 6) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Enterprise 24000|
|I36000||2 x 2.3 GHz||2 x 10||96 GB||9 x 6TB (RAID 6) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Enterprise 36000|
|I48000||2 x 2.3 GHz||2 x 10||128 GB||12 x 6TB (RAID 6) (48 TB before zfs) - SIRIS 3 Enterprise 48000|
|I60000||2 x 2.3 GHz||2 x 12||256 GB||13 x 6TB (RAID 6) (60 TB before zfs) - SIRIS 3/NAS 3 Enterprise 60000|
We support all Ubuntu Server Certified Hardware that meets the above requirements.