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Performance Synology DiskStation DS3615xs Review
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Synology DiskStation DS3615xs Review

No other vendor can match the DS3615xs for sheer capacity as this is the biggest desktop NAS appliance on the planet. The two design flaws we found knock its scores down slightly but it grabs them back with its huge range of features, massive expansion potential and excellent 10GbE performance.

Recommended QNAP TS-EC880 Pro NAS Review
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QNAP TS-EC880 Pro NAS Review

QNAP’s new TS-EC880 Pro combines an impressive range of storage features with some potent hardware. QNAP has an app for everything, it delivers top performance over 10GbE and the high expansion capabilities make it a solid, long-term investment.

Recommended Synology RackStation RS3614xs+ NAS Review
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Synology RackStation RS3614xs+ NAS Review

Synology’s RS3614xs+ delivers an impressive range of enterprise NAS and IP SAN features at a small business price. It offers a high expansion potential, performance over 10GbE is beyond reproach and the new DSM 5.1 promises heaps of new features.

HGST 5TB and 6TB Deskstar NAS Drives Review

HGST 5TB and 6TB Deskstar NAS Drives Review

The performance differential is more evident in the 6TB category where the HGST Deskstar NAS is >25% faster than the WD Red. The seek time for Deskstar NAS was 9.5ms vs 12.2ms for WD Red. The Deskstar NAS continues to outperform WD Red even on burst speeds which measures the performance of the onboard cache.

New QNAP mobile app, Qfile HD, released

New QNAP mobile app, Qfile HD, released

QNAP recently released their new mobile app for Android smart phones, Qfile HD. This app allows you to manage files on multiple NAS systems from your mobile device. You can upload, download, or share a myriad of files on the go. One may also manage their files, so if you need to organize your files on the subway ...

Synology announces new DS115j cloud-centric NAS model

Synology announces new DS115j cloud-centric NAS model

Last week Synology announced their newest NAS model, the DS115j. The DS115j is cited by Synology as being one of their "most economical" NAS models. This is presumably because the unit has only one bay, which is rather light for a NAS. One would think that the same functionality could be accomplished with a Windows ...

QNAP CEO praised for vision

QNAP CEO praised for vision

The CEO of QNAP, one of the top NAS manufacturers in the world today, was recently praised as a visionary in an interview with AKIBA PC Hotline, a Japanese website. Richard Lee expressed that QNAP wants to show the world that Asians are at the forefront of the network attached storage industry, and based on the ...

Thecus N12000PRO
NAS

Thecus N12000PRO

Thecus was amongst the first to launch 12 and 16 bay NAS servers, with the N12000 starting life off performing its role in small businesses as either a primary or secondary storage appliance. Through word of mouth, it has become an instant hit in the SMB scene. It is exactly the same as the N16000PRO except it has ...