Router Charts

Click for Router Charts

Router Ranker

Click for Router Ranker

NAS Charts

Click for NAS Charts

NAS Ranker

Click for NAS Ranker

More Tools

Click for More Tools

NAS News

Iomega logo Iomega has announced new two and four-bay NASes.

The StorCenter px2-300d expands Iomega's business grade px line with a two-bay NAS running on a 1.8 GHz dual-core Intel Atom D525 CPU with 2 GB of RAM.

The hot-swappable bays support two SATA-II 2.5" or 3.5" hard or solid-state drives up to 3 TB capacity that can be configured in a RAID 0 or 1 volume.

Other hardware features of the px2-300d include one USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0 ports, dual Gigabit Ethernet ports and a VGA port. Available storage configurations are diskless or with "server class" drives in 2, 4 and 6 TB capacities.

Iomega px2-300d and ix4-300d

Iomega px2-300d and ix4-300d

The StorCenter ix4-300d is a long-overdue replacement of Iomega's ix4-200d four-bay consumer-grade product. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz Marvel Armada XP dual-core processor and has 512 MB of RAM, dual Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports, one USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0 ports.

Its four bays are not hot-swappable and support 3.5" SATA II drives only. The drives can be configured as a single JBOD or RAID 0, RAID 5 or 10 volume.

Both new NASes get a new version of EMC's LifeLine OS that Iomega says offers significantly improved performance over past versions. Iomega said part of the performance improvement comes from a switch to using the EXT4 filesystem from XFS.

Among the new OS' features are an improved version of Iomega Personal Cloud that doesn't require installation of an app for use, built-in video surveillance via embedded MindTree Securemind (1 license included), cloud backup to EMC Atmos, Mozy Pro and Amazon S3, VMware, Hyper-V and XenServer virtualization support, Apple Time Machine backup support and built-in UPNP/DLNA media serving.

The px2 additionally supports EMC Avamar data deduplication, optional volume encryption and McAfee VirusScan Enterprise anti-virus with 3 years of updates.

The px2-300d is shipping now. MSRPs are $499.99 (diskless), $699.99 (2 TB), $999.99 (4 TB) and $1,199.99 (6 TB).

The diskless ix4-300d is also shipping now for $599.99. Available shortly will be the 4TB model for $749.99, 8TB for $949.99 and 12TB model for $1,299.99.

More NAS

Featured Sponsors

Top Ranked Routers

Support Us!

If you like what we do and want to thank us, just buy something on Amazon. We'll get a small commission on anything you buy. Thanks!

Over In The Forums

Hi all, I'm enjoying experimenting with Merlin's firmware (donation on its way, thanks for such a great resource). I'm having some problems setting up...
First time using an Asus router. Where would one find the instructions for how to use the custom configuration window on the advanced settings page? ...
I was trying to setup a network in my apartment in my complex, but when I just plug in a single adapter I get a coax signal. I originally thought it w...
I have one (wireless) device that I'm trying to fully block (via iptables - not via mac address). I've entered drop rules on the input/forward/output ...
i dont know if this post is appropriate but i tried researching it online but i still dont have answers to this nor i understand what other people say...

Don't Miss These

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3