I have 2 NAS appliances I was using while transitioning from an older NAS to a new built system. Both have about a year-year and a half of use on them.
4 tool-less harddrive trays
dual 1gb rj45 (bond-able)
Support for Raid5,6 or 5+hot spare
Looking to get $100 each
They can defn be found for good prices with a little effort.
About 3 weeks ago I found a CSE-846BE16-R1K28B new in box (open, but never built in or plugged in) listed at $1187.48, or just about 21% off the retail price of the chassis new.
I made an offer of $650 and it was accepted. For most...
I have been browsing for a while and posting an answer here and there, but I am to the point in my new lab/network build out that I need a bit of help.
I have a 2gbps fiber loop being installed at the end of January and I decided to start getting everything ready for it. Until this...
There are a 2 big downfalls of these.
1. Limited range due to reduced power of the sfp+ port.
I don't see big enterprises buying these as 99.99% of them go fiber. I would see this as more of a SMB/MMB thing where they have servers from the newer intel c612 chipset with it that are...