HotDock Secure

    • Hardware-based, military-grade encryption
    • Encryption key security
    • Rugged aluminum construction
    • Multiple connection types
    • Drive activity LEDs
The HotDock Secure is an encrypted rugged and reliable external drive for data security, transport, and backup. It houses DP10 carriers, adding USB connectivity to the popular DP10 removable drive.

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Technical Specs

Product name HotDock Secure
Host (I/O) Ports (1) USB 3.0: up to 5 Gbps
(1) eSATA: up to 1.5 Gbps
Drive Types Supported
  • SATA 3.5" drives
SATA Speed 1.5G
Insertion Rating up to 30,000 carrier insertions
Number of bays 1
Lockable Bays Yes
Number of LEDs 4
Description of LEDs Power, drive activity, encryption key valid/invalid

Construction material(s) Rugged all-metal construction
Power switch 2 position: On / Off
Dimensions 11.10" x 6.77" x 2.40" (282mm x 172mm x 61mm)
Compliancy FCC, CE, RoHS, RCM
Warranty CRU provides a 2-year limited warranty for this product.
Technical Support Your investment in CRU products is backed up by our free technical support for the lifetime of the product. If you need to contact us for any reason, visit or call us at 1-800-260-9800 or +1-360-816-1800.
Resources and Documents

Quick Start Guide for HotDock Secure
Nov 22, 2013 - 461.69 KB

Product Description

Government agencies, digital cinemas, and SMB organizations that need secure, high-quality, external drive enclosures to store, transport, and protect their sensitive data rely on the CRU DataPort® HotDock Secure.

The DataPort 10 HotDock Secure includes hardware-based AES 256-bit encryption that offers affordable, military-grade removable enclosures. All data are encrypted/decrypted automatically and transparently using a dedicated hardware processor, delivering high performance without compromising convenience.

Encrypt your drives easily with a mini-USB encryption port conveniently located on the face of the receiving frame. When the encryption key is stored in a safe place, you protect your data if the drive is lost or stolen. Each SecureDock™ includes three identically pre-coded security keys.

The aluminum frames and carriers dissipate heat while ensuring the ultimate safety your data. Each carrier is equipped with CRU’s patented Temperature Controlled Cooling System (TCCS™), and an audible alarm will notify you if the drives begin to overheat so that you can prevent data loss or drive malfunction/damage.

This external enclosure includes USB 3.0/2.0 interfaces and an eSATA port. All adapters and cables are included.

Power on your drive with the keylock, and LEDs will notify you of power, drive, encryption key errors, and encryption activity.

Additional features:

  • FIPS 140-2 (certification number 1471) encryption validation
  • Mini-USB security key port on face of receiving frame
  • Available with 0GB, 500GB, 1TB or 2TB hard drives
  • 3.5” hard drive chassis
  • High durability connectors rated for over 30,000 insertions
  • Ultra-quiet Vapo Bearing MagLev (Magnetic Levitation System) cooling fan
  • 3-year warranty
  • Free lifetime phone tech support

The DataPort 10 HotDock Secure USB 3 drive enclosure will provide you with the ideal solution for encrypted data backup.



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External enclosure with AES256 encryption and USB 3.0 + eSATA host connections
With DP10 removable SATA carrier; 0TB; includes cables, power supply, and keys; US
part #: 36200-3030-0000
Call 1-360-816-1800 or email us for ordering information for this item

With DP10 Secure frame only; includes cables, power supply, and keys; US plug
part #: 36200-3099-0000
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Programmed Encryption Keys
Mini-USB2 form factor; with lanyards
3 pack
part #: 2406-0000-01
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4 pack
part #: 2406-0000-10
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6 pack
part #: 2406-0000-11
Ships in: 1-2 Days
Extra Keys, 506 type
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part #: 2400-001-14
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Keylock assembly for DP10
12.5mm switch lock assembly
Silver; with keys
part #: 2400-101-01
Ships in: 3-5 Days