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Imation Defender F200 Biometric Flash Drive Review: Secure but Slow

Slick biometric finger swiping and FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification make this flash drive especially secure.

Apricorn Aegis Secure Key Review: Nifty Integrated Keypad Safeguards Your Data

This slender keypad drive is secure and can be used handily with any operating system or device, but performance is subpar.

Kingston DataTraveler 4000 Managed Review: A Fast, Affordable Secure Flash Drive

With its managed software, this is one of the more affordable FIPS 140-2 certified secure flash drives on the market.

Samsung Optical Smart Hub Review: An Interesting Idea, Poorly Executed

This unusual external DVD burner acts a Wi-Fi hotspot and can stream DVD content via a mobile connection, but its implementation leaves a lot to be desired.

G-RAID with Thunderbolt an impressive performer

The G-RAID with Thunderbolt offers both speedy transfer times and huge amounts of storage capacity

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Network-Attached Storage: Today’s Best Boxes

Ethernet-attached storage boxes look much as they did two years ago, but their speed, interfaces, and features have evolved.

Iomega StorCenter PX6-300d Review: Great Performance, Great Features

This NAS box has six bays and excellent software features, and it’s a strong performer, too.

Western Digital My Book Live Duo 4TB Review: Limited Features, Lots of Capacity

This two-bay NAS box offers plenty of capacity for the buck, and it streams large files very well, but in other respects its features are limited.

Synology DiskStation DS212+ Review: A Fast Two-Bay NAS Box

This nonexpandable, two-bay consumer NAS box is fast and has a useful, feature-packed operating system.

LaCie 5Big Network 2 Review: Large Capacity, Mediocre Performance

Slow performance hinders this otherwise well-designed and capacious NAS box.

QNAP TS-879 Pro Review: Massive NAS Box Offers Terrific Capacity and Performance, for a Price

Eight drive bays and lightning speed highlight this unit, which is easily the fastest--and most expensive--network-attached storage box we’ve tested to date.

QNAP TS-459 Pro II Review: High-Performance, Four-Bay NAS Drive Has a High Price to Match

Super performance, four bays, USB 3.0, and a wealth of software features make this box a dream for small and medium-size businesses, albeit a very expensive one.

Netgear ReadyNAS NV+ v2 (RND4000) Review: Plenty of Functionality, but Slow Performance

Four bays and USB 3.0 highlight a NAS box that is a bit shy on software features and performance, but easier than many on the wallet.