Wednesday, February 15, 2006

NAS@Home

Was looking for a external USB HD with an ethernet nic...(a NAS)
There are a lot of cool devices: out there, but some only support Windows machines with
their own drivers. &*$

nr1: (standard samba and ftp)

Hawking Technologies HNAS1 Net-Stor Network Storage Center

Part III: Technical Specifications
Standards
IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u (10Mbs, 100Mbs)

Supported Protocols
TCP/IP, HTTP, SMB, FTP

Number of concurrently supported users
5 Samba or FTP

Interface
1 10/100Mbs RJ-45 Ethernet Port

Supported Hard Drive
One 3.5” Internal IDE hard drive up to 250GB

* wouldn't it be cool to have a nas like this with rsync.

2 comments:

RealOpen IT said...

I'm assuming you know about freeNAS and the Linksys NSLU2, right?

evilzenscientist said...

There are a couple of open/free NAS solutions - but this one looks pretty sweet.

Shame CIFS/SMB is the lowest common denominator for access though.