Thecus® Technology Corp. specializes in IP Storage Server
and Network Video Recorder solutions. The company was established in 2004 with
the mission to make technology that is as transparent as it is easy-to-use and
products that are not only the best on the market, but are accessible to experts
and novices alike. Combining a world-class R&D team highly experienced in
storage hardware and software development with a keen customer focus, Thecus®
stays close to the market to develop high-quality products to fulfill the
storage and surveillance needs of todays world.
- editor's comments:- Thecus market NAS and iSCSI storage for the consumer,
SMB and enterprise markets.
or SAN? - Choosing the Right Storage Technology for Your Organization -
article by Xtore|
It's 5 years since we published the
Guide a classic reference written by the world's first network storage
company Auspex. The new overview article from Xtore places the main storage
connection strategies in a current context. Here's an extract.
important consideration for a medium sized business or large enterprise is
heterogeneous data sharing. With DAS, each server is running its own operating
platform, so there is no common storage in an environment that may include a mix
of Windows, Mac and Linux workstations. NAS systems can integrate into any
environment and serve files across all operating platforms. On the network, a
NAS system appears like a native file server to each of its different clients.
That means that files are saved on the NAS system, as well as retrieved from the
NAS system, in their native file formats. NAS is also based on industry standard
network protocols such as TCP/IP, FC and CIFS. " ... read the article,