Synology has announced the release of v4.1 of the Disk Station Manager operating system for NAS servers, which adds improvements and features to existing DiskStation NAS servers.
While the effort to combine NAS and Dropbox is only partly executed, it's still a welcome addition.
Synology's newest NAS includes a wireless receiver, which can also be configured as a hotspot.
Best NAS Buyers' Guide
So, you're not ready for rack-mount storage yet, but you need more than just an external hard drive to serve a few clients. It's time to look at Network Attached Storage (NAS). 2
As NAS heats up in the consumer market, devices get smarter and easier to use. Netgear's latest has a comprehensive set of features set to excite.
The WD TV Live Hub is a definite step up from the previous models: it offers on-board storage, a fantastic interface and a host of connectivity.
WHERE TO BUY
LaCie 4TB 2big Thunderbolt Series RAID Hard Drive with Thunderbolt Cable
Best value: AUD$699.95
Dell PowerVault TL2000
Best value: AUD$6499.00
Netgear 4TB READYNAS 3100 (4 x1TB) Network Attached Storage
Best value: AUD$6999.00