DroboShare Adds Gigabit Ethernet to Data Robotics' Lil Server Bot

We all love the idea behind Drobo, the four-drive storage robot from Data Robotics that promises auto-mounting on both OS X Macs and Windows PCs. It's a little pricey at $500, especially since the drives cost extra, but the system just got more powerful: its new shoe fits snugly underneath, providing a gigabit Ethernet … » 1/14/08 3:07pm 1/14/08 3:07pm

Drobo Storage Robot Review (Verdict: Great Concept, But Wait For V2.0)

We told you guys about Data Robotics Drobo storage robot a few months back. The little hard drive enclosure that will hold up to four 3.5" drives. Well we've been trying out our very own demo unit for the last week or so. » 6/05/07 8:45am 6/05/07 8:45am

Drobo: The Storage Robot That Keeps Your HDDs in Check

With a name like Drobo, you can't expect this robot to spit fire or scare little kids. Instead this $699 bot guards your hard drives from sudden death by automatically sensing when things go awry with one of your HDDs. Should it detect any data corruption, Drobo springs into action repairing any foul play. The… » 4/06/07 9:21pm 4/06/07 9:21pm