Summary: I bought this about 2 years ago, in mid 2012. I have since recommended it to friends who have similar storage needs. The Good: -hot swappable bays galore -tons of external connectors (esata, usb, etc) -one touch copy is very useful (and programmable as well now) -fast enough for all my needs just...
Summary: And, several of other models. QNAP just makes great affordable very robust easy to use Network Attached Storage devices. And, their support is awesome, and I have called and emailed with them. Always courteous and helpful.
Summary: After much procrastination, and failed 1-TB usb drives, I went ahead and purchased a NAS. I spoke with several IT guys at my company, all responsible for network storage in a global company. They all said QNAP is fairly easy to use/install and reliable. I am quite pleased with my purchase.
Summary: We use QNAP for storing of our High Definition MegaPixel Surveillance cameras with no reported problem, when used with the approved HDD's. Jose M. Noy President/CEO ComSurv, Inc. High Definition Surveillance [...]
Summary: I was hesitant to get this NAS server. I've had terrible luck with some other RAID boxes, and I was convinced that this would probably be another version of a technological nightmare. Luckily, I was wrong! The setup for this box was as painless as could be. 1. Hook into Network 2.
Summary: The Qnap TS-412 is my first NAS device. Before selecting it I looked at Drobo and Synology models. My conclusion based on other users' reviews and a feature-by-feature comparison was that the Qnap offers a good feature set, excellent performance and excellent reliability (not as many features as the...
A really useful thing to have, but try not to get seduced by all the bells and whistles.
15 August 2012
Excerpt: QNAP's turbo station range boasts one of the richest feature sets of any NAS pitched at the SOHO marketed. I found it easy to be drawn in by the extensive list of out of the box functionality; Bittorrent client, FTP, Apache, Samba and DLNA server, Linux style permissions, the list goes on.