Atola Insight Forensic
The DiskSense Unit was built to have an opportunity of being widely enhanced with hardware add-ons. It contains PCI Express port on one of the side panels which is labeled as Extension. It allows to attach any Atola hardware extension supported by Atola Insight Forensic software.
You can place an order for any DiskSense unit extension here: Where to buy
Warranty for Extensions = 1 Year from date of purchase.
Currently supported extension modules are:
SAS extension module
Atola Insight Forensic allows to run most operations for a SAS drive plugged into DiskSense system. There are a few functions that are not available for SAS drives by their nature: Host Protected Area (HPA), Device Configuration Overlay (DCO), Security Features, and SSD Trim. Firmware recovery is also not supported.
10GBit Ethernet extension module
The module accelerates the following operations executed with image files: Imaging, File Recovery, Compare, Write from File.
Thunderbolt extension module
Thunderbolt extension enables Insight to work on MacBooks of all generations with the following interfaces (no SSD removal is necessary, the extension allows connecting insight directly to MacBook):
Insight supports the following operations and features on MacBooks when connected through Thunderbolt extension:
Apple PCIe SSD extension module
This is the first official extension supported by Atola Insight Forensic. It can process the PCIe SSDs having the custom proprietary M.2 interface within Apple laptops:
M.2 PCIe/SATA SSD extension module
Only M key interface drives are supported by this module.
Differences between M.2 SATA and M.2 PCIe support:
M.2 PCIe SSD features supported: