Synology released DSM 5.1 beta. DiskStation Manager 5.1 has many improvements that make already great DSM even better. Looking at the screenshots DSM 5 1 beta, focus is on user, improving experience users have with applications. Some are new, some are improved, and some take web management to the next level like improved File Station. […]
Synology has announced the latest version of DSM 5.1 (Diskmanager 5.1). After a long time, waiting for information on the latest release, Synology DSM 5.1 was announced on Synology latest event. Usually new versions are released in 6-9 months increments. DSM 5.1 was released in January 2014 while DSM 5.1 will be released in the coming months. The […]
Digitalocean vs Linode battle is heating up. When Digitalocean started, they barely managed to persuade investors for first funding in 2011. Other hosting companies were established and recognized. How do you compete with companies who are established, have money and a lot of customers? Digitalocean had a great vision. Instead of selling the same service, they offered […]
Synology RS3614xs/RS3614RPxs released, with and without redundant power supply. Synology has moved up on to the enterprise space with RS3614xs/RS3614RPxs models.They were built for speed, they both deliver 3,518 MB/s throughput and 282,660 IOPS. They are bundled with 4 GB ECC RAM which can be expanded to 32GB. you can also plug in 2x 10GbE dual […]
Synology DS414j has been released. It’s THE NAS for small to home offices.
The DS414j is the first NAS with new MindSpeed Comcerto 2000, 1.2 GHz budget CPU and a USB 3.0. port. It’s running latest DSM 5.0, Performance is great for budget 4 bay NAS, read/write speeds above 100MB/sec and 80MB/sec.
Nexenta 4.0 CE Released with many enhancements. NexentaStor delivers unified file and block storage services, runs on industry standard hardware, scales from tens of terabytes to petabyte configurations, and includes all data management functionality by default. NexentaStor is Software Defined Storage with SMARTS: Security, Manageability, Availability, Reliability, (lower) TCO, and Scalability. Simpler Scaling to petabyte […]
When Windows 8 was released, it was compared to Windows Vista. In a way it was very similar, both featured slow uptake, market was avoiding it and was looking for computers with older version of Windows. The most criticised feature was Metro mode that was forced on to the users. All the great features of […]
Microsoft discounted Small Business Server in 2013 leaving many customer in the dark. Fortunately for SMB Linux distributions that was also a year when they saw great potential for growth, giving them additional steam for development. Zentyal is such Linux distribution and looking at their product, you can easeliy be amazed what is bundled in such a […]
Synology DSM 5 was released today. Improvements range from improved interface with fresh look and new icons to improved performance for enterprise applications. There are so many improvements under the hood that DSM version is the best release ever. Synology is defiantly a leader in NAS market and with DSM 5, they left competition in […]
If you are using Microsoft TMG you are most likely looking for TMG replacement. You still have time, but there is a bad feeling present. There are several alternatives to MS TMG and Sophos UTM is one that is mentioned the most. Mostly to a great price, feature set that matches and even exceeds TMG. TMG […]