Conclusion: A good performer, the Seagate Business Storage 2-Bay NAS would be fine for the smaller end of the SMB. However, there are speedier two-bay NASes, and the Seagate lacks some of the extra features in other NASes in its class.
Pros: Easy setup and HDD installation. Sharp, user-friendly interface. Anywhere, anytime remote access for users. Good drive recovery. Affordable.
Cons: Performance lags a bit behind some competing NASes. Poor online documentation.
Conclusion: While its performance is still good, the Seagate Business NAS isn’t as fast as a few other two-bay NASes I've tested, most recently from Iomega and Synology. Seagate's business NAS has a friendly, inviting interface, and although it doesn't offer extra features and capabilities as mentioned such as NVR or Wi-Fi – and you are limited to mirroring for fault tolerance because it's only two disks – the feature set is what you need to have in a NAS tailored to a small...
Pros: Easy setup and HDD installation, Sharp, user-friendly interface, Anywhere, anytime remote access, Good drive recovery
Cons: Performance lags behind some rivals, Poor online documentation