SMB data storage briefs: Synology releases upgraded NAS product, DiskStation Manager 2.3

This week's SMB data storage news in brief: Synology releases DiskStation Manager 2.3; SOS enhances their Universal Backup product to meet SMB needs and more.

The following is a compilation of the latest small- to medium-sized business (SMB) data storage technology new...


Synology releases DiskStation Manager 2.3

Synology Corp. released the DiskStation Manager 2.3 (DSM), a network-attached storage (NAS) product for SMBs. New features in the DiskStation Manager 2.3 include RAID and volume management, data protection with cloud backup, data encryption, a surveillance station feed on iPhones, easy access to DSM from the internet and customizable management UI.

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SOS enhances their Universal Backup product to meet SMB needs

SOS Online Backup announced enhancements to their SOS Universal Backup product, which now enables small businesses to back up data across multiple destinations at multiple times. SOS Universal Backup offers SMBs data backup features such as backing up their data locally, data archiving, a Physical Media Upload service, global roaming access from backing up to their server grid and access to their data and files via their mobile phones.

NetApp announces it has more than 30,000 customers in their SAN market

NetApp Inc. announced that it has more than 30,000 storage area network (SAN) deployments worldwide. NetApp's growth can be attributed to the fact that in the past two years, it has provided customers with a list of data backup technologies including thin provisioning, deduplication on primary storage, RAID and it strengthened its partnerships with other data storage companies.

eTegrity announces new small business pricing model

eTegrity Systems International Inc., a company providing online data backup and recovery services, announced a new pricing model for the SMB market. eTegrity scaled out its products to address smaller clients and with pricing aimed at SMBs.

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