With immediate availability, the three new Iomega StorCenter models, with storage capacities ranging from 500GB to 1TB, offer home networking capabilities such as media server and print server. It also integrates into small business networks with features like Active Directory support, file system journaling, and Retrospect Express file recovery and backup software.
The new Iomega StorCenter Network Hard Drives network hard drives are compatible with both Mac and Windows computing environments. Drives can be installed and configured using the included Discovery Tool Pro software; Apple Bonjour support also provides automatic installation and seamless configuration capabilities for Mac OS X users.
Once configured, the new Iomega StorCenter Network Hard Drives allow users to access files from any networked PC or Mac to share data and print services with ease. All three new Iomega StorCenter models use 3.5-inch 7200 RPM SATA-II hard drives with an 8MB cache for fast, affordable storage. The Iomega 500GB and 750GB StorCenter drives are single-disk products that feature a Gigabit Ethernet connection capable of large protocol frames. The top of the line, the 1TB StorCenter Network Hard Drive, is a two-disk product with support for RAID 0 (interleaved), RAID 1 (mirrored), and the JBOD configuration (which treats the two drives as one large drive. only).