QNAP Unveils the 4-Bay, Dual Support 3.5 & 2.5 Inch HDD NAS TS-419P

If you're in the market for an all around kick-butt 4-bay NAS server, make sure to check out QNAP's latest model, the TS-419P ($599). The QNAP TS-419P supports both 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch SATA drives (hot-swappable) and the company's new AJAX powered browser manager (with support for 50 languages) that makes easy work of configuring and [...]

Xtreamer eTRAYz 2-Bay NAS Coming Soon, Current Xtreamer Media Streamer Owners Get First Dibs

All I can say is, WOW. Xtreamer will soon be launching a new 2-Bay NAS product to compliment their Xtreamer Media Streamer. The new device will be known as the Xtreamer eTRAYz and will be available to current Xtreamer Media Streamer owners until October 31, 2009 for just €59 (plus €20 shipping)! But don't let [...]

GeekBrief TV Demos PogoPlug

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwUBYyj8ww4] I was browsing some of my YouTube subscriptions and I stumbled on an episode of Geekbrief TV from July (#590) that I thought you folks might like (I know I did). Cali Lewis goes through the process of unboxing a PogoPlug and then configuring it in real-time. Cali also demos the remote media streaming functionality [...]

Xtreamer Promo Video Released, User-Created Demos in Tow

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1emJdtjyWY] I have to admit. When we first got the news about a new digital media streamer / NAS called Xtreamer in June, my first thoughts were: this sounds too good to be true; this could be vaporware. Well, neither is the case. Xtreamer is the real deal and the UI that I was curious about [...]

QNAP Rolls Out the First Intel Atom, 2.5″ / 4-Bay NAS on the Market

Think: compact, power-efficient, and fully loaded. The new QNAP SS-439 Pro Turbo NAS is a leaner version of its popular selling big brothers, but without the bloat. Highlights include: 18W power consumption, 1GB of memory, a 1.6Ghz Intel Atom N270 processor, 4 hot-swap bays, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 2 x eSATA ports, RAID 0/1/5/6/5+ [...]

Consumer Network Storage Market to Exceed $1.25 Billion in Revenue by 2011, Says ABI Research

ABI Research has a new report out stating the market for consumer-grade Networked Attached Servers (NAS) servers, NAS enclosures, and routers capable of providing network access to attached USB storage drives are expected to deliver more than $1.25 Billion in revenues by 2011. Interestingly, "Storage routers and bridges offer vendors the greatest growth opportunity," says [...]

LaCie Upgrades Its 5big NAS with 10TB of Storage, Adds Mac Time Machine Support

We've covered the LaCie 5big Network in the past. It's essentially a 5 hot-swap bay, RAID configurable NAS product that's designed for home or SOHO use. Well, now the 5big has been given a capacity option of 10TB of storage (MSRP $2,099.99) and the ability to sync with LAN connected Macs via Time Machine at [...]

NETGEAR Digital Entertainer Elite Now Shipping Worldwide

NETGEAR is announcing the worldwide availability of its smoking-hot Digital Entertainer Elite (EVA9150) we got a preview of last year [video demo]. MSRP is $399 and it will come pre-loaded with a 500GB SATA hard drive. Out of the box the digital media adapter doubles as a NAS server, UPnP server, and it can pull [...]