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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 rs disk. It gave up all of a sudden Redundant Safety Drobo can ensure your data is safe even if a hard disk fails. See any errors on this page? Thin Provisioning Thin provisioning is a technical term that describes how drpbo BeyondRAID technology communicates with your operating system. The unique enclosure supports hot-swapping hard drives, letting you upgrade your setup on the fly, based on your increasing storage needs.

Self-Managing Drobo is highly automated storage. The drives are quiet, but the cooling fan has a very noisy buzzing rattle sound.

I also saved my collection of music and important files on there. BeyondRAID not only keeps your data safe, but will also increase uptime and availability.

Droho most machines running Lion and Mountain Lion, out of Box setting up Drobo FS was nightmare but thanks to help from customer service from Drobo, after firmware update on Drpbo FS and after download of the latest Dashboard interface applicationit has been working pretty good.

Running out of space? I use Bonjour mounter 3. To add capacity, simply insert a new hard disk or replace the smallest disk with a larger one, even when all five disk usee are full. I’m using OSX 7. You can add hard drives as needed, either to increase capacity, or in the event of disk failure, one of the raid disks can be changed independently from the others. Be the first to review this item.


BeyondRAID makes this a simple process by utilizing a technology called “virtualization.

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droboo Overall it works really well with Bonjour Mounter, full rip dvd’s stream with no lag or jitter. Update Unrecognized Zip Code. Drobo Drobo FS accessories. It has a Gigabit Ethernet Interface. Drobo Drobo FS reviews. When a drive fails, Drobo FS keeps your data in the safest state possible by moving your data to the available space on the remaining healthy drives.

Specifying a larger amount of storage than is physically available allows you to grow into the volume without having to reformat or migrate your data in order to add capacity. When sitting idle, Drobo FS will proactively examine the blocks and sectors on every drive, flagging questionable areas. Having learned that lesson, I keep a spare power supply handy. I use it over my network.

I have been working with Drobo tech support for over 5 weeks now and there is no resolution in sight.

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Now, expansion is automatic, instantaneous and access to data is always maintained. 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.

ddrobo I cannot use on transfer speed because I need to get at least 3 drives working in it before it will mount. As you add hard drives, information stored on the Drobo is spread out across the discs redundantly, so in the event of a hard drive failure, your valuable information remains intact while you replace the failed drive.

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 drrobo sectors. The new drive just provides additional places to store data.

Whatever system you have, it’s likely you’ll be able to connect to it over your network quickly and easily. Pretty happy with it, I will not be updating my mac mini to This unprecedented flexibility allows for continuous expansion as available hard usee capacities increase. Rated 3 out of 5 by Kiwiphotog, from Drobo FS, so far so good. The powerful device connects to your network via its Gigabit Ethernet port, allowing any computer on the network to access media and other files stored on it.


It’s all done with a single-click and you never lose access to your data. You can assign different shares and grant permissions so I can share all my media with others on the network, guidee not give them access to my personal files. Used as primary storage for my photography and video business and home use too.

This dfobo superior to traditional RAID, which lacks proportional rebuild times, and is forced relay out every drive block even if it does not contain user data. A given piece of data can be located on any drive, and on any physical location on fd drive.

Unit is very sluggish and slow in the drobo admin console though. It offers a variety of features not included in the original Drobo Drobi, including: 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. However it was very hard to find one that matched the output of the original. The growing library of DroboApps adds amazing functionality like media, web, and more.

Transfer speeds over mbit line is what it is, but there is a hesitation every time I connect to a drive.

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No need to worry about data loss. I recommend this product wholeheartedly. For more features have called CS and got a knowledgeable person to guide me through. BeyondRAID automatically also reclaims space as you delete files. Easy Expansion to 16TB Drobo FS holds up to five guice allowing you to effortlessly grow your storage to meet your data capacity needs.