03/13/2017 –The Australian based media GeekLingo is a one-stop source for tech product reviews, tech buying tips and advice about what’s new in the tech industry. Having road tested the Thecus W2810PRO Windows Storage Server (WSS) NAS, this time they looked at its bigger brother the W4810.
This 4-bay Windows Server, runs on Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials, enabling users to seamlessly integrate with industry leading cloud-based solutions including cloud services, Office 365 and Microsoft Azure Backup.
“One advantage of running Windows as your NAS operating system is the ability to install and run (almost) any of the windows based software out there.” The Windows architecture includes great features including Data Deduplication and Storage Spaces for efficiency and protection.
“This was the 2nd WSS based NAS that I have reviewed and I am certainly liking them over their Linux counterparts. Not only does it enable many users to run some of their smaller windows based applications but the familiarity of using Windows, make managing the device a breeze.” With an embedded 60GB SSD, which houses the Windows software. It delivers enormous value for money, with the Windows License already included in the price.
“In a saturated NAS market, Thecus, in my opinion, have made the right move by differentiating themselves by including a series of Windows based NAS appliances in their arsenal of storage solutions.”
- Easy to use
- Great value
- Backup capabilities
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Established in 2004, Thecus Technology Corp provides market leading network attached storage and network video recorder solutions, committed to revolutionize how everyone from home user to enterprise level business centrally stores, manages and accesses their digital data both onsite and cloud-based. Thecus strives to deliver continuous innovation through cutting edge technology and design to provide data storage with the most customer-friendly platform, rapid performance and robust security. In May 2016, Thecus was formally acquired by Ennoconn Corporation and thus became part of the Foxconn IPC Technology group. Partnered together this diverse group of companies work in tandem to provide a total IoT (Internet of Things) solution. Now with an unparalleled portfolio to work with, Thecus is collaborating to bring unprecedented change to the network storage industry.