OWC Jellyfish Studio

Get massive leaps in speed, storage and connectivity with the Jellyfish Studio all-SSD NAS. Now you can easily share hi-res media for documentaries, feature films, episodic content, or large amounts of social media at every resolution and aspect ratio. When you need a super fast, high capacity, and silent desktop NAS for a large number of direct connected users, the Jellyfish Studio is perfect for your editing team or classroom.


Sustained Read / Write

16TB - 120TB

Raw Storage Capacity


8 x High Speed SATA SSDs


Up to 14 direct user connections


Connectivity: Plug & play, 1GbE & 10GbE

The Jellyfish Studio can be used with or without a switch, but is designed to be plug and play with no IT or server rooms required to get up and running. A Studio can be configured with up to 14 user ports (6 x 10GbE + 8 x 1GbE).

6 x 10GbE
8 x 1GbE

Storage: 4 sizes, no compromises

Jellyfish Studio has 4 capacities to choose from, all configured with 12 x High-speed SATA SSD’s, 128GB DDR4 RAM, and 1 x 480GB Boot NVMe. Select from any of the following capacities: 16TB Raw/12TB Avail, 32TB Raw/24TB Avail, 56TB Raw/45TB Avail, 120TB Raw/80TB Avail. Raw capacity number is the total amount of space from the 8 x SATA SSD’s. Working space is what's actually available for storage after RAID, performance buffers, and overhead are applied.

16TB Raw / 12TB Available
32TB Raw / 24TB Available
56TB Raw / 45TB Available
120TB Raw / 80TB Available
Man and woman editing video

Performance: Unlimited potential sitting on your desk

Get ready to say goodbye to spinning beach balls while your team cranks out content at the speed of thought. The Jellyfish Studio has 3500MB/s of sustained read/write speed to allocate across all of your users.

Setup & Software

Setup is Simple

The Jellyfish Studio server was designed to be unboxed and up and running in under 10 minutes with no prior networking experience required. You will be guided through each step of the setup online, and if you need additional help our support team is only a phone call away.

Kyno for OWC Jellyfish

Organize and filter your entire media library using rich metadata, custom tags, and ratings with free unlimited licenses for Kyno for OWC Jellyfish. Integrate it with your editing software so the clips you already tagged arrive in your project organized and ready to be found.

OWC Jellyfish Media Engine

Leverage the processing power of your Jellyfish to generate proxies for your offline or remote workflows. Access those proxies locally or remotely and link them to your project. Switch to proxy mode in your editing software and enjoy smooth playback no matter your connection speed. OWC Jellyfish Media Engine comes free with your OWC Jellyfish purchase to provide your team with an extra level of flexibility.

OWC Jellyfish Manager

If you HAVE NEVER had to manage a server before, we designed the OWC Jellyfish Manager for you. If you HAVE managed a server before, you’ll wonder why they all weren’t this easy and intuitive.

OWC Jellyfish Connect

Connecting your Mac to the Jellyfish Studio is simple with the patented OWC Jellyfish Connect app for macOS. Just open the app on your computer, let it work its magic, and get right to work.

OS Compatibility

The Jellyfish Studio server is compatible with Mac, Windows, and Linux operating systems and supports a mixed hardware / software environment.

NLE Compatibility

Work in the NLE, DAW, or VFX software of your choosing, or use them all. Our engineers work closely with Apple, Adobe, and Blackmagic to ensure seamless workflows between your favorite apps.

Deep Specs

Maximum Direct Connections

  • 14

Switch Required

  • No

Base Config.

  • 128GB DDR4 ECC RAM
  • 2 x 10GbE RJ45 Ports

Connection Upgrades

  • Add 8 x 1GbE [RJ45]
  • Add 4 x 10GbE [RJ45 // SFP+]

Raw Capacity

  • 16TB
  • 32TB
  • 56TB
  • 120TB

Available Storage Size

  • 16TB
  • 24TB
  • 45TB
  • 80TB


  • None

Data Security: RAID Protection

  • All OWC Jellyfish utilize ZFS RAID which adds an extra layer of protection to your data since all data and metadata are stored on your pool.

Data Security: RAID-Z1 (Standard)

  • By default, an OWC Jellyfish Studio can sustain the failure of 1 hard drive per 4-disk virtual device, up to a maximum simultaneous failure of 3 physical drives per pool.

Backup & Archive

  • Rsync
  • Snapshots


  • Heigh: 38.2 cm (15.0 in) without handle, 42.7 cm (16.8 in) with handle
  • Depth: 36.0 cm (14.2 in)
  • Width: 17.3 cm (6.8 in)

Form Factor

  • Desktop ATX

Noise Level

  • ~51 Decibels Under Heavy I/O

Power Supply

  • 750 Watt

Additional Server Access

  • IPMI
  • 4 x USB 3 Ports
  • VGA Port

Protocol Support

  • SMB
  • NFS
  • FTP
  • SSH


  • Integrated DaVinci Resolve Collaborative Database

Call us to learn more about customizing a video workflow for your team at +1-818-741-2858

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Our experts know the ins and outs of the OWC Jellyfish hardware, operating system, and software applications. We can help resolve most issues the same day that you report them.