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BeyondRAID technology offers several improvements over traditional RAID-based storage systems, including the flexibility to replace failed disks and increase capacity all without costly downtime. When you remove your disks from Drobbo, you can put them back in any ds you like. It’s very easy to setup. Virtualization completely decouples the physical space available in the array from the space reported to the operating system.

Virtualization is what enables BeyondRAID to effortlessly change the data arrangement on the drives, for example, changing data stored as a mirror into data stored as parity stripe, without interrupting the user access to data. Rated 3 out of 5 by Kiwiphotog, from Drobo FS, so far so good.

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Had a few problems copying files over, not allowing certain files not sufficient permissions but the next day no problems for the same files, seemed a bit random. Unit is very sluggish and slow in the drobo admin console though. Drobo Drobo FS reviews. This preemptive “scrubbing” helps ensure your data is being written only to the healthy areas of your drives. With most machines running Lion and Mountain Lion, out of Box setting up Drobo FS was nightmare but thanks to yser from customer service from Drobo, after firmware drkbo on Drobo FS and after download of the latest Dashboard interface applicationit has been working pretty good.

To add usfr, simply insert a new hard disk or replace the smallest disk with a larger one, even when all five disk bays are full. Running out of space? Otherwise it works great for what I need for home use some what a bit slow communication to device.


No Longer Available Update Location close. Could do with another one as I have all the drive bays full! It offers a variety of features not included in the original Drobo Dashboard, including: The powerful device connects to your network via its Gigabit Ethernet port, allowing any computer on the usef to access media and other files stored on it.

No need to worry about data loss. BeyondRAID automatically also reclaims space as you delete files. Feeds movie files with no problems, and I think that when I am editing video it won’t be a problem.

Pretty happy with it, I will not be updating my mac mini to Specifying a larger amount of storage gyide is physically available allows you to grow into the volume without having to reformat or ddobo your data in order to add capacity. You’ll feel safer knowing that if disks do fail, Drobo automatically enters a state of self-healing wherein it relays out your data across the remaining healthy disks and sectors.

Drive Reordering One long-standing requirement inherent in traditional RAID-based buide was that if for some reason you needed to remove the drives, you’d have to replace the drives in the exact same order. Rated 4 out of 5 by Milez from Works great, love the flexibility Love having a Drobo on the network, although speed is a bit slow.

The new drive just provides additional places to store data. Unlike moving between traditional RAID levels, there’s no need to reformat or migrate data off of the Drobo FS – potentially saving you hours or days of downtime.

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Since Drobo is “Data Aware”, it tracks where data is on each disk, so it can differentiate between used and unused portions of disk. I also have a lot of movies archived on it, and iMovie doesn’t allow you to use it as a drive This unprecedented flexibility allows for continuous expansion as available hard drive capacities increase. Redundant Safety Drobo can ensure your data is safe even if a hard disk fails. With Drobo FS, expansion is automatic, instantaneous and access to data is always maintained.

Key features of BeyondRAID include data protection against hard disk failure, instant capacity expansion without downtime, self-management, and automatic healing. I recommend this product wholeheartedly.


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Drobo Drobo FS specs. So far so good, bit noisier than I expected, but easy to set-up, plug in and get drobi. It allows you to: Drobo Drobo FS overview.

Protection from up to Two Drive Failures Enable the dual-drive redundancy option to protect your data from failure of up to two hard drives. Rated 5 out of 5 by Mike Topcu from It is an excellent product.

It’s all done with a single-click and you never lose access to your data. A given piece of data can be located on any drive, and on any physical location on that drive. Highly recommend this to anyone who is serious about backing up data and don’t feel like messing with RAID configurations. Transfer speeds over mbit line is what it is, but there is a hesitation every time I connect to a drive. There are no complex configuration screens, DIP switches, confounding choices, web consoles or other complications that prevent so many other storage devices from working out of the box.

The growing library of DroboApps adds amazing functionality like media, web, and more. Drobo Drobo FS accessories. Mixed Drive Capacity Utilization Grow storage to meet your data capacity needs with minimal effort.

This is what makes adding a drive to a Drobo so simple. Since Drobo is a block level system, it easily adapts to almost any environment. I have been working with Drobo tech support for over 5 weeks now and there is no resolution in sight.

Rated 1 out of 5 by Junior from bad unit? Just plug it droboo any switch or wireless router and you are ready to go. Overall it works really well with Bonjour Mounter, full rip dvd’s stream with no lag or jitter. Whatever system you have, it’s likely you’ll be ddobo to connect to it over your network quickly and easily.