BNAS platform featured on StorageNewsletter.com

This press release is from storagenewsletter.com Highly Reliable Systems Shipping Backup and DR NAS Appliance With removable drives, starting at $1,889 Highly Reliable Systems, Inc. is shipping mirroring backup NAS appliances based on Windows Storage Server called the BNAS 401 Series.The units are intended to allow customers to create their own Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR) system…

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SMART hard drive failure status – “OK (Prefail)” may simply mean “old”

Modern SATA hard drives have internal counters for soft errors, number of hours run, power cycles etc.  These counters were originally intended to help predict hard drive failure.  The SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) data  can be accessed through our NetSWAP interface and may be available using various open source software for direct attached…

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