Promise Technology SmartStor NS4300N - Screenshots

By Dave Mitchell



Our Score:


Promise's Smart Wizard makes light work of initial configuration.

Access controls extend from local users and groups to AD membership.

A good range of RAID arrays are supported and the appliance supports array migration as well.

A smart collection of animated graphics keeps you posted on system status.

Press the backup button on the appliance and all scheduled SmartSync jobs will spring into life.

Overall Score


Scores In Detail

  • Value 7
  • Features 7


May 20, 2009, 5:28 am

Performance *can* be astonishingly good, indeed!

Just look here, copying big HD-video files over Gb/s network, with no jumbo frames :)

NS4300N-box screen dump, web-administration interface:


Operating System Embedded Linux

Version 01.05.0000.07

CPU MPC 8343

Network Adapter Gigabit Ethernet Card 10/100/1000 Mbps

MAC Address 00:01:55:11:xx:xx

Network Flow inflow : 922.05 Kbps

outflow : 73.34 Mbps "

Not bad, huh?

(But not like this *all* of the time, though. Would like to know why, actually).

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