Network devices

  • Barracuda Backup Server 290 review

    Barracuda Backup Server 290

    Dave Mitchell
    28 Nov 2014

    Beautifully simple on-site and cloud backup, combining top Windows platform support with easy deployment

  • Synology RackStation RS2414RP+ - front

    Synology RackStation RS2414RP+

    Dave Mitchell
    25 Nov 2014

    A reasonably priced 2U rack NAS with room to grow, good performance and veritable feast of storage features

  • Qnap TS-EC880 Pro

    Qnap TS-EC880 Pro

    Dave Mitchell
    25 Nov 2014

    Heaps of storage features, plenty of expansion potential and top speed make this the NAS host with the most

  • How the new Amazon and Post Office partnership will work

    Barry Collins
    25 Nov 2014

    Web retailer to drop customers' parcels at local Post Office

  • Netgear ReadyNAS 316

    Dave Mitchell
    24 Nov 2014

    A NAS drive with a good combination of speed, capacity and storage features, all bolstered by Netgear's unlimited block-level snapahsots

  • Microsoft blames blob for Azure outage

    Barry Collins
    20 Nov 2014

    Storage blob was responsible for Azure meltdown, says apologetic Microsoft

  • D-Link ShareCenter+ DNS-345

    D-Link ShareCenter+ DNS-345 review

    Dave Mitchell
    3 Nov 2014

    A compact appliance at a tempting price, but make sure you’re not missing out on features and performance.

  • Netgear ProSafe WC7600

    Netgear ProSafe WC7600 review

    Dave Mitchell
    13 Oct 2014

    A brilliant, affordable choice for small-to-medium-sized businesses that need to provide a seamless wireless network – plus there's plenty of room to grow

  • Areca ARC-8050T2

    Areca ARC-8050T2 review

    Dave Mitchell
    23 Sep 2014

    This compact Thunderbolt 2 desktop delivers good performance and support for SAS and SATA drives

  • Boston Value Series 350T

    Boston Value Series 350T review

    Dave Mitchell
    19 Sep 2014

    The Value Series 350T delivers more power for your money than the rival Dell PowerEdge T420, but the poorly designed chassis is a letdown

  • Synology Rackstation

    Synology Rackstation RS3614xs+ review

    Dave Mitchell
    17 Sep 2014

    A high-class NAS appliance with top performance and heaps of features

  • WatchGuard Firebox T10

    WatchGuard Firebox T10 review

    Dave Mitchell
    24 Aug 2014

    The Firebox T10 may be small, but it's bursting with security features at a surprisingly low price

  • LaCie 8big Rack Thunderbolt 2

    LaCie 8big Rack Thunderbolt 2 review

    Dave Mitchell
    20 Aug 2014

    A lightning-fast Thunderbolt 2 appliance which offers generous storage for the money - it's a perfect fit for 4K video editing

  • HP MSA 1040 Storage

    HP MSA 1040 Storage review

    Dave Mitchell
    14 Aug 2014

    A classy, capable IP SAN storage array with dual-controller redundancy at a price SMBs can afford

  • Lenovo ThinkServer TD340

    Lenovo ThinkServer TD340 review

    Dave Mitchell
    12 Aug 2014

    Lenovo's tower server doesn’t beat rivals for features or build, but it packs in plenty of power for the money

  • Netgear ProSafe Plus GS105PE

    Netgear ProSafe Plus GS105PE review

    Dave Mitchell
    7 Aug 2014

    A cheap Gigabit PoE desktop switch, but you’ll need a PoE+ power source to get the best out of it

  • Boston Quattro 1396-T

    Boston Quattro 1396-T review

    Dave Mitchell
    5 Aug 2014

    A highly versatile 3U-rack server offering high compute-node density at a price with which blade servers can’t compete

  • Netgear ReadyNAS 716

    Netgear ReadyNAS 716 review

    Dave Mitchell
    31 Jul 2014

    A screamingly fast NAS appliance that's 10GbE-ready out of the box and supports unlimited snapshots

  • Top five VoIP mistakes

    Top five VoIP mistakes

    Steve Cassidy
    31 Jul 2014

    If you're switching to a network-based phone system, make sure you avoid these top five VoIP mistakes.

  • Qsan AegisSAN Q500-P20-D316

    Qsan AegisSAN Q500-P20-D316 review

    Dave Mitchell
    30 Jul 2014

    A great-value 10GbE IP SAN appliance offering fine performance, all-round redundancy and plenty of expansion potential