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VJBOD Requirements

Local NAS requirements:

  • The NAS is running QTS 4.2.2 or later, or QuTS hero 4.5.0 or later.

  • The NAS model supports VJBOD.

    For a list of supported series and models, see https://www.qnap.com/solution/vjbod.

Remote NAS requirements:

  • The NAS is running QTS 4.2.1 or later, or QuTS hero.

  • The NAS model supports iSCSI and storage pools.

  • The NAS has a storage pool with at least 154 GB of free space, or an unused thick LUN with a capacity of 154 GB or more.


For a stable VJBOD connection, ensure the following conditions:

  • All NAS devices are on the same local network.

  • All NAS devices are configured with static IP addresses.

  • On a remote NAS, additional LUNs are not mapped to an iSCSI target that is being used by a VJBOD disk.