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[02/22/13 | by Hugh Barros]

We would like to introduce to you a multi-functional 4-bay NAS server designed for small business and home use from ASUSTOR. It is a cost-efficient, full featured network storage solution, which not only protects your data, but also offers a diverse array of apps to enhance productivity.

4-Bay NAS from Synology: Three Models Reviewed Synology DS413j  Synology DS413  Synology DS412+
[01/25/13 | by Hugh Barros]

At this time Synology offers three models of 4-bay network attached storage units designed in traditional format and targeted for different market segments. They are DS413j, DS413 and DS412+. We are going to introduce all three of them to you in our today’s review.

Western Digital Sentinel DX4000 NAS Review Western Digital Sentinel DX4000
[12/19/12 | by Hugh Barros]

Today we are going to talk about the new NAS storage system from Western Digital based on Intel 1.8 GHz Atom dual-core processor and featuring two hard drives inside. It is also is powered by Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials and is targeted for SMBs with 25 client devices or less.

Thecus N4800 NAS Review Thecus N4800
[12/10/12 | by Hugh Barros]

We are going to discuss the successor to Thecus N4200PRO - the N4800 based on Intel Atom 2.13GHz (Dual-Core). This NAS is positioned for small and medium businesses that need centralized storage, application serving, and high response time within multi-user environments.

Thecus N2800 NAS Review Thecus N2800
[11/15/12 | by Hugh Barros]

Today we will talk about a new NAS system from Thecus - N2800, which is the successor to the N2200. It is based on Intel Atom D2.13GHz, features an SD card slot, USB 3.0 support, and extensive multimedia functionality.

QNAP TS-469 Pro All-in-One NAS Review QNAP TS-469 Pro
[10/18/12 | by Hugh Barros]

We are going to talk about an all-in-one 4-bay network attached storage system from QNAP that offers secure cross-platform file sharing, an iSCSI/ IP-SAN storage combo solution and a number of versatile, value-added business applications, including set of backup solutions and MyCloudNAS service.

Synology DS212 Network Attached Storage Review Synology DS212
[10/02/12 | by Hugh Barros]

Today we will talk about an affordable and full-featured network attached storage solution, specifically designed for small business workgroup users who need to share and protect data cost-effectively, while increasing productivity with comprehensive business-oriented applications.

LaCie 2big NAS Review LaCie 2big NAS
[09/24/12 | by Hugh Barros]

If you need fast and secure professional network storage, which should let you back up multiple workstations and quickly share files, regardless of client operating system, then you might want to check out this review. The product from LaCie we are introducing to you today offers professional file sharing up to 100MB/s, total protection with RAID 1 and “hot” swap and is PC and MAC compatible.

Review of Buffalo AirStation 11AC Equipment with 802.11ac Standard Support Buffalo AirStation 11AC  802.11ac  WZR-D1800H  WLI-H4-D1300
[08/28/12 | by Cable Guy]

Today we are going to review WZR-D1800H router and the WLI-H4-D1300 bridge supporting new 802.11ac standard, which promises unprecedented data-transfer speeds, up to 7 Gbps with some configurations.

Netgear WNDR4500 Dual Band Gigabit Router Review Netgear WNDR4500
[06/24/12 | by Cable Guy]

New N900 wireless provides up to 450+450 Mbps speed and supports simultaneous dual-band technology, which should improve wireless range and deliver better connections for larger homes and multiple devices. It features four Gigabit Ethernet ports and two USB ports for additional connectivity.

Synology DiskStation DS411 and New DSM 4.0 Operating System Synology DiskStation DS411  DSM 4.0
[03/07/12 | by Hugh Barros]

We are going to discuss an affordable and full-featured network attached storage solution from Synology, specifically designed for small business and workgroup users who need to share and protect data cost-effectively, while increasing productivity with comprehensive office applications. We will also check out the new DiskStation Manager 4.0 operating system.

Netgear WNDR3800 Premium Edition Router Review Netgear WNDR3800
[02/26/12 | by Cable Guy]

The NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router Premium Edition offers high performance wireless Internet access for demanding applications, such as streaming HD video and multiplayer gaming. It supports a wide range of new features and applications such as ReadySHARE Cloud, ReadySHARE Printer, Clear Channel Selector and much more. Simultaneous Dual band technology runs both 2.4 and 5 GHz bands at the same time, avoiding interference, ensuring top speeds and the greatest range, while Gigabit offers ultra-fast wired connections.

Buffalo CloudStation Pro Duo Network Storage Review Buffalo CloudStation Pro Duo
[02/07/12 | by Hugh Barros]

Cloud technologies, a very popular topic these days, already started penetrating the SOHO data storage market. Buffalo Technology tried to combine a NAS system with Cloud. Let’s see what the result was.

TRENDnet TEW-692GR 450Mbps Concurrent Dual Band Wireless N Router and TEW-680MB HD Media Bridge Review TRENDnet TEW-692GR   TRENDnet TEW-680MB  450mbps concurrent wireless N router  HD media bridge
[02/02/12 | by Cable Guy]

We will talk about the first router from Trendnet to support 450Mbps speeds on both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands at the same time. We will also look at 450Mbps Dual Band Wireless N HD Media Bridge that streams HD video to media center devices over an ultra-high performance 450Mbps wireless network.

Compact Network Attached Storage from Synology: DiskStation DS411 Slim Synology DiskStation DS411 Slim
[02/01/12 | by Hugh Barros]

This compact product working with 2.5”hard drives brings low power consumption (“green” solution), quiet operation, reliability and easy disk replacement in a small size. The operating system, Synology DiskStation Manager 3.0, delivers rich features for multimedia, Internet sharing, data protection and energy-saving options. Read more in our review.

Iomega StorCenter px6-300d Network Storage Review Iomega StorCenter px6-300d
[01/06/12 | by Hugh Barros]

Today we are going to talk about a high performance business class desktop device from Iomega, which promises to be ideal for small-to medium sized businesses and distributed enterprise locations like branch and remote offices, for content sharing and data protection. Powered by EMC storage technology and with up to 18TB of storage capacity, including a diskless option, is should be easy to setup and manage, and affordable to own.

[12/20/11 | by Hugh Barros]

This NAS storage device features versatile applications for data storing, sharing, and backup needed for home and SOHO environments. It also provides MyCloudNAS service for publishing contents in the TS-419P II over the Internet and promises to create a personal cloud in a few easy steps.

Patriot Javelin S4 Media Server Review Patiot Javelin S4
[11/29/11 | by Hugh Barros]

If you have a lot of digital media, such as music, videos and photos, then Patriot claims they have a perfect solution for you. With room to accommodate four 3.5-inch hard drives and additional external expansion via USB 2.0 and eSATA ports, the Javelin S4 can pack up to 12TB of storage capacity into a small form factor chassis. Integrated DLNA-compatible streaming, Apple iTunes server, Squeezebox Server and UPnP capabilities allow seamless connection to PC, Mac and home electronics devices.

Buffalo LinkStation Pro Duo 2 TB 2-Bay NAS Drive Review Buffalo LinkStation Pro Duo 2  LS-WV2.0TL/R1
[10/26/11 | by Hugh Barros]

LinkStation Pro Duo LS-WV2.0TL/R1 RAID NAS hard drive array of two 1 TB drives in a single chassis offers storage expansion and file access on your home or home office network and over the Internet. It features a 1.6 GHz processor for maximum transfer speeds up to 72 MBps. It is bundled with NovaBACKUP Professional software for Windows and Time Machine support.

Asus RT-N56U Black Diamond Router Review Asus RT-N56U
[08/11/11 | by Cable Guy]

This new stylish router from Asus promises flexible dual-band lag-free entertainment, supports wireless-N Gigabit internet surfing with hardware NAT and features twin USB ports for multi-role usability.