LaCie 5big Network 2 Windows Home Server-powered Storage Server for PC & Mac

LaCie made available Windows Home Server-based 5big Backup Server, a 5-bay appliance targeted at the small business market, offering centralised file-sharing, backup &restore for up to 10 PCs and 25 Apple Macs on your network. It provides up to 10TB of storage capacity in five bays, expandable with its two USB and two eSATA ports. […]

LaCie made available Windows Home Server-based 5big Backup Server, a 5-bay appliance targeted at the small business market, offering centralised file-sharing, backup &restore for up to 10 PCs and 25 Apple Macs on your network. It provides up to 10TB of storage capacity in five bays, expandable with its two USB and two eSATA ports. You can also take advantage of its two Ethernet ports to do link aggregation and get twice the performance of single Gigabit Ethernet connection.

 

5big Backup Server utilises Intel's D410 single-core processor, running at 1.6GHz. What has not been previously shared is the 5big's support for Apple Mac, with Time Machine backup support for up to 25 Mac clients. As well as Time Machine, the server supports AFP, Spotlight and the AppleTalk Stack for legacy applications.

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