NAS or network attached storage device connected to the network from a centralized location that allows storage and retrieval of data. In fact, almost all of the NAS is a general cloud-like benefit of a private cloud server. NAS clients are extremely flexible and can be scaled-out according to the requirements of those. NAS network users and data on a group of heterogeneous clients can be served. NAS systems often a utility program that can be accessed with a browser interface are managed. They also have a dedicated IP address and an independent network node.
NAS is one of the most important and useful features is the flexibility in accessing files. The great speed at the same time on the same files can serve for many users when compared to the normal data transfer. Large enterprises and businesses often store and all the staff members of the order and to deliver huge files such NAS server or thousands of systems established. When larger storage needs, living on the NAS system easily without affecting the files can be attached to additional resources.
Types of NAS (Network Attached Storage)
- The low-end desktop NAS: NAS system for home users and startups to use the same file from multiple locations just need a solution for the basic form of targeting.
- Mid-market as medium or large businesses used by thousands of GB of data need to be transferred together. These types of systems can be clustered NAS.
- High-end or enterprise NAS: huge data backup NAS systems used by companies and enterprises the most advanced form. Almost all of these types of NAS systems with highly flexible capabilities to make it perfectly suited to the users are.