Category: Top Ten

Products that have received our Top Ten Award.

Top 10 HPE MSA 2050/2052 Storage Review
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HPE MSA 2050/2052 Storage Review

HPE’s Gen5 MSA 2050 and 2052 appliances deliver enterprise storage virtualization at SMB prices. The updated hardware boosts performance significantly, they come with a versatile range of features and HPE’s real-time data tiering sets them apart from the competition.

Top 10 HPE StoreVirtual 3200 Storage Review
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HPE StoreVirtual 3200 Storage Review

SMBs that want a software defined storage solution with five 9’s availability will find HPE’s StoreVirtual 3200 Storage a very affordable option. We found it surprisingly easy to deploy, capable of providing end-to-end storage availability and easily scalable to keep in step with demand.

Top 10 Synology DiskStation DS918+ and DS718+ Review
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Synology DiskStation DS918+ and DS718+ Review

Both the DS918+ and DS718+ are excellent value and deliver great performance across the board. Synology’s DSM software offers an unbeatable range of features with even more on the way making both appliances great choices for home and SMB use – all you have to do is pick the one that meets your budget and capacity ...

Top 10 Qnap TS-453B Review
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Qnap TS-453B Review

If you want a 4-bay desktop NAS appliance with every conceivable feature then look no further than Qnap’s TS-453B. It combines great storage capabilities with plenty of multimedia apps, Qnap offers a fine range of PCI-Express upgrade cards and the 8GB model we have on review is good value.

Top 10 Seagate IronWolf NAS and NAS Pro 10TB Review
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Seagate IronWolf NAS and NAS Pro 10TB Review

The IronWolfs performed exceedingly well in our 10GbE NAS environment delivering good write speeds along with a high I/O throughput. Teaming these up with their high capacity and reliability make Seagate’s 10TB IronWolf and IronWolf Pro drives the perfect partners for your business NAS appliance.

Top 10 QNAP TS-1685 Review
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QNAP TS-1685 Review

The TS-1685 typifies QNAP’s stronghold in this arena and clearly has blown away the competition with this NAS. The quality build, the performance and features top out for any other NAS we have tested before, with the features and specification on offer the price becomes a no brainer as should be the choice to buy one. ...

Top 10 QNAP TVS-882ST3 Review
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QNAP TVS-882ST3 Review

Innovations added to the TVS-882ST3 NAS have been a breadth of fresh air for years but restrictions for compatibility had been nothing short of an irritation. The Thunderbolt 3 connectivity is superb, along with USB 3.1 and the Thunderbolt to Ethernet (T2E) Convertor is just awesome. Don’t expect the optimum ...

Top 10 Dell Storage SC9000 Review
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Dell Storage SC9000 Review

The SC9000 combines an impressive all-flash performance with a remarkable expansion potential. With the latest SCOS 7 software at the helm, it also offers a wide range of features including automated data tiering while the new deduplication can make big savings on storage. Dell’s competition will also have a tough job ...

Top 10 Synology DiskStation DS916+ Review
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Synology DiskStation DS916+ Review

  Aimed at professionals and growing businesses, Synology’s new DS916+ delivers a fine blend of network storage features and teams them up with top value. This compact 4-bay desktop appliance also has speed as a priority as it’s endowed with a quad-core 1.6GHz Intel Pentium N3710 CPU which can step up to ...

Top 10 Infortrend EonStor DS4024RUCB Review
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Infortrend EonStor DS4024RUCB Review

The Infortrend EonStor DS4024RUCB delivers an incredible all-Flash performance at a price the blue chips can’t hope to compete with. The new hybrid controllers and their extensive port choices make it very flexible and it teams this up with good hardware redundancy and a mind-boggling expansion potential.