Archive for December, 2009

QNAP TS-219P Turbo NAS Review

December 15th, 2009 No comments

X-bit labs reviews the QNAP TS-219P Turbo NAS.

Categories: QNAP, Reviews

A quick first look at USB 3.0 performance

December 7th, 2009 No comments

The Tech Report has benchmarks of the new USB 3.0 standard. They’re compared against USB 2.0 and eSATA.

Categories: Benchmarks, USB

Drobo Performance Stats

December 6th, 2009 No comments

StorageNerve has benchmarks for the 4-slot Drobo connected using USB 2.0 and Firewire 800.

Categories: Benchmarks, Drobo

Petabytes on a budget: How to build cheap cloud storage

December 6th, 2009 No comments

Backblaze details how they build a 67 TB 4U storage server for less than $8,000. C0T0D0S0 then takes a look at some of the trade offs of the device against much more expensive systems.

Rumours of FreeNAS’ Death Greatly Exaggerated

December 6th, 2009 3 comments

Learn FreeNAS posted news that FreeNAS is no longer dropping FreeBSD for Debian, but will add a Debian based version of FreeNAS called OpenMediaVault.

Categories: News, OpenMediaVault