I like the linksys the best. I wanted more drives, but you could only do that with NTFS. Also the connected machines need a driver from netgear to communicate with it. That was enough to scare me off. Nov 25, Posts: Montana Ars Scholae Palatinae Registered: I think with the sizes that hdd’s are going toward, everyone has to think about NAS sooner or later.

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May 17, Posts: I like the linksys the best. Ok, this is good, strike one Netgear SC from the candidate short list. I’ll be on the Peninsula next week, any chance Fry’s in Palo Alto has something mo hd-w500iu2-r1 at a comparable price? The best deals on laptops, tablets, PCs, gaming and much more! The workstation-as-a-server role gets old.


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Fri Jan 05, 7: Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor. Storage by Rick Broida Sep 13, I can definitely see that value for such a device. Actually I’ll recant a little. I still have questions and need to perform more research and reading but this I know, my NAS budget does not jive with current NAS solutions; I realize that now.

Also the connected machines need a driver from netgear to communicate with it. That is what backups are for.

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