Items tagged with Sans Digital

Sans Digital may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think Network Attached Storage, but it's a solid company with a solid background in the field. The latest device to spring up from the company is the 2-bay MobileNAS MN2LP -- a NAS device that's geared towards home users and small businesses that can get away with just a pair of bays (as opposed to 4+ bays in more SMB/SOHO-based devices). The 2-bay design still enables users to setup a RAID arrangement, which provides redundancy in case one drive fails. This new device is fully compatible with Windows (via CIFS), MAC (via Apple Bonjour Network) and Linux (via NFS), and thus supports simultaneous access from computers running different... Read more...
Sans Digital definitely isn't a household name in the NAS / external storage industry, but the outfit's latest devices are definitely sharp. So sharp, in fact, that we could see them giving the latest from LaCie a run for the design dollars. This week, the company expanded its TowerRAID series by adding mini-SAS interfaces. The TowerRAID TR4X / TR4X-B is a 4-bay tower with a single mini-SAS connection, while the TR8X / TR8X-B is an 8-bay tower with two mini-SAS connectors. Both units are fully compatible with the latest SAS hard drives (not to mention SATA hard drives), and they both promise transfer rates of up to 400MB/sec (4-bay) and 750MB/sec (8-bay) when used in conjunction with a high-performance... Read more...