Summary: We are satisfied with the tested NAS Thecus N8900. It is the fastest model with eight disks that we have ever seen. SATA and SAS disk support makes it a more interesting solution to be used in enterprise networks. The advantages of the storage are enumerated below.
Pros: High data access speeds, The possibility to mount additional network cards (including 10GE), SATA and SAS drives support, The possibility to widen the functions by installation of free additional modules, Security against network attacks, The possibility to network interfaces aggregation and stacking several storages Redundant power supply, The possibility to backup the whole device
Cons: The web-interface and the vendor’s site translation is not full, Nonoperability of Access Guard module