QNAP makes all sorts of storage appliances with some aimed at big enterprise and business users and others aimed at the small office or home office user. QNAP has debuted its latest storage appliance called the TS-410, which is aimed directly at the SOHO/Prosumer user.
The TS-410 has four hot-swappable drive bays with up to 8TB of total capacity and supports 2.5-inch or 3.5-inch HDDs. Inside the slick case of the storage device is a Marvell 800Mhz CPU and 256MB of DDRII RAM. The device can be configured for RAID 0/1/5/6/5+ spare and JBOD.
The TS-410 also supports iSCSI Target service with Thin Provisioning and dual Gigabit LAN ports. Four USB ports are included with one on the front panel and three on the back along with two e-SATA ports for expanding the storage capacity via external drives. The storage solution works with Windows Mac, and Linux and supports DLNA media players like the PS3 and Xbox 360. The TS-410 will ship in October at an undisclosed price.