[CentOS] [OT] Network Attached Storage

Mon Jan 2 23:56:12 UTC 2017
TE Dukes <tdukes at palmettoshopper.com>

> -----Original Message-----
> From: CentOS [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Frank Cox
> Sent: Monday, January 2, 2017 6:25 PM
> To: centos at centos.org
> Subject: Re: [CentOS] [OT] Network Attached Storage
> On Mon, 2 Jan 2017 18:17:15 -0500
> TE Dukes wrote:
> > I was looking at the QNAP 451+
> I have a Qnap 251 that works fine as a nfs backup server.
> I figure that it probably uses less power than something I put together
> myself.
> I just use it as a nfs server.  It can do a ton of other stuff that I have
no need
> for and have never bothered to look into.
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The QNAP does have a lot of features that I'd probably never use. The only
issue I have is what would be the end of life support. Would that matter if
it's a backup device?