network attached storage

by Rafael Hernandez on January 6, 2012 · 0 comments

Synology Diskstation DS212 NAS network attached storage image

Synology’s Diskstation DS212 NAS slots into an interesting point when you consider many network attached storage solutions come in at a higher price and are geared towards the small office crowd. The Diskstation DS212 keeps things reasonable by limiting itself to two hard drives, which you must supply yourself of course, but supplies two USB 3.0 […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on December 11, 2011 · 0 comments

QNAP TS-419P II NAS network attached storage image

At some point you’re going to get tired of loading up hard drives in your PC and keeping your machines on just so you can share data over your network something like the QNAP TS-419P II network attached storage plugs into your network and allows you to load up four hard drives in a number of […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on November 7, 2010 · 0 comments

Synology Disk Station DS211 budget network attached storage NAS image

Network storage comes in a dizzying array of flavors all of which come with a hefty price tag if you want something that will accept your information in a timely fashion…or at least that used to be the case. The Synology Disk Station DS211 supports a pair of hard drives, which is the right size […]

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by Pedro Hernandez on July 19, 2010 · 0 comments

Seagate GoFlex Home picture

Seagate today launched a new network attached storage (NAS) device for home networks called GoFlex Home, which resembles the company’s GoFlex external hard drive sitting atop a dock. Meant to plug into a wireless router, GoFlex Home — available in 1.5 TB and 2 TB capacities — provides convenient, centralized backup and file sharing for […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on June 1, 2010 · 0 comments

Yes your essential hardware should be set up to draw power from a handy uninterruptible power supply but those limited ports are usually taken up by gear with a higher priority to stay up. It seems the odd man out is learning some new tricks. Thecus’s N4200 Network Attached Storage will handle all of your […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on May 17, 2010 · 0 comments

Readily accessible information is the cornerstone to an effective endeavor. Then again if you and your crew aren’t exactly technically inclined you’ll probably look for the easy solution at your nearest retail store. Seagate’s BlackArmor NAS 440 should fit the easy to acquire and install bill with its four internal drive bays, four USB ports, […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on March 23, 2010 · 0 comments

There are two markets that are catered to in the standalone network attached storage market which usually means all of the interesting stuff is reserved for the higher-priced, enterprise focused, hardware. Well then start saving your pennies. The QNAP TS-459 Pro NAS Server sports VMware vSphere4 compatibility and a speedy GigE interface to quickly populate […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on March 4, 2010 · 0 comments

The constant swapping of USB memory sticks and optical drives is one way to totally frustrate users, of course sharing PC drives over a network isn’t exactly energy friendly either. There is of course the simple solution. Synology’s DiskStation DS210j Network Attached Storage allows you to serve up files on your network and should be […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on October 26, 2009 · 0 comments

So you’ve got yourself an ever expanding network of computers each with important documents or precious memories you want to back up yet doing the external storage swap is more of a hassle than it’s worth. There is of course the simple solution, that shiney little NAS you’ve been pondering for a while now can […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on October 8, 2009 · 0 comments

Cramming as many desktop drives into an enclosure and slapping an ethernet port on it is the usual route when you need some easily accessible storage on your network, unfortunately getting too many drives into an enclosure tends to make things a little over sized. In comes the Synology DS409slim NAS which does its work […]

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by Rafael Hernandez on September 4, 2009 · 0 comments

The usual formula for a network attached storage enclosure has your drives safely cradled away in an oversized metal box with a rahter large fan in the back to pull all of the heat out. Effective? Yes, but not exactly…

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