Mac Backup and Online Backup support coming to existing HP MediaSmart Server - Full details on HP MediaSmart Server's Mac Support

HP confirmed that some of the features of the new EX485 & EX487 will indeed be made available for existing owners, including both Mac Backup and Online Backup, powered by Amazon S3 are the two features which will be made available for existing HP MediaSmart owners, and a search of HP’s new MediaSmart Server microsite revealed the following nugget. […]

HP confirmed that some of the features of the new EX485 & EX487 will indeed be made available for existing owners, including both Mac Backup and Online Backup, powered by Amazon S3 are the two features which will be made available for existing HP MediaSmart owners, and a search of HP’s new MediaSmart Server microsite revealed the following nugget.

If you’re wondering exactly how the new HP MediaSmart Server supports Apple Macs, and how Mac support differs from support for Windows PCs, HP have today published a (rather glossy) whitepaper entitled, “Managing a Digital Lifestyle in a Mixed OS Environment”. It’s a good read and provides a good overview of what’s available in the new Encore systems.

More Info: Managing a Digital Lifestyle in a Mixed OS Environment (PDF)

Source:→ WGS