Netgear upgrades ReadyNAS Pro

DQW Bureau
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Netgear, recently announced that

Netgear ReadyNAS Pro family of business storage products (Pro 6, Pro

4, Pro 2, 2100 and 3100 series) is now supporting 3TB HDD with the

firmware 4.2.16. This product family is designed specifically for

businesses seeking smart IT solutions without the price premium of

traditional vendors. The ReadyNAS Pro family delivers higher

performance and reliability than comparable consumer storage

products, enabling VMware, Microsoft, hybrid cloud and disk-based

backup and recovery solutions.

Smart IT departments demand reliable

and simple solutions that scale to fit their budget and business

needs. The new ReadyNAS Pro family includes 2-bay, 4-bay, and 6-bay

desktop products that deliver the right throughput, warranty and disk

drive specifications for business applications, as well as a complete

range of 3rd party certifications.

  • Ideal for reliable small-scale

    virtualization projects

  • VMware Ready certification for


  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

    certification for Hyper-V

  • Ideal for affordable disk-based

    backup applications

  • The only officially supported

    Symantec Backup Exec agent in this product class

  • Veeam and Vizioncore backup software

    compatibility for virtual environments

  • Acronis and StorageCraft backup

    software compatibility for mixed physical/virtual environments

  • Ideal for hybrid cloud services

  • A free 12 month, 100GB ReadyNAS

    Vault cloud archive subscription for online file archive and disaster


  • Multi-site file backup, restore and

    disaster recovery with the ReadyNAS Replicate option

  • ReadyNAS Remote, an automatic VPN

    service for secure remote access

Atul Jain, country manager-India and

Saarc, Netgear Technologies India said, “Netgear continues to focus

on solutions for smart IT sectors requiring reliable, affordable and

easy to use storage. The ReadyNAS Pro Business edition is simply

smarter for business users and remote office applications and now

that Netgear ReadyNAS Pro Business Edition Series supports 3TB, we

are sure it will definitely be a cherry on the pie.”