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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.

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.

LaCie 2Big Network 2 2TB Review: Attractive Design, Basic Function

This box looks great on your desk, attaches via USB or ethernet, and handles all the basics well--at a very basic pace.

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.

Buffalo LinkStation Pro Duo 2TB Review: An Affordable, Solid Performer

This two-bay NAS box offers some advanced software features and streams media well.

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.

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.

Storage Software Sales Hit All-Time Record Highs

The sales of storage software in 2011 produced record revenues of more than $14 billion, IDC said.

MegaUpload Users Get Reprieve on File Wipe

The good news for MegaUpload users is their data is safe for two weeks. The bad news is their is no way to retrieve it.

2012: The Year Storage Becomes a Celebrity

While data storage has always been a necessary building block for technology, it's rarely garnered as much attention as it has in the past two years.