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NETGEAR’s ReadyNAS RR2304 Offers Enterprise Level Network Storage at a Small Business Price

ReadyNAS RR2304 delivers full data protection, disaster recovery, and seamless file sharing with 1.5 times the processing power of the previous model. By ChannelPro

Networking devices provider NETGEAR Inc. has expanded its business-class ReadyNAS Series of reliable, high performance rackmount Network Attached Storage (NAS) appliances with ReadyNAS 2304 Business Class 1U 4-Bay Network Storage (RR2304).

Ideal for supporting up to 40 concurrent users for Gigabit speed file backup and file serving, ReadyNAS 2304 meets the needs of data-focused small businesses for on-premise storage and backup with remote collaboration combined with cloud backup to Amazon AWS, Google Drive, or Dropbox.

ReadyNAS 2304 runs the latest version of the ReadyNAS operating system, the OS 6.7, which safeguards data through five levels of file protection, seamless ReadyCLOUD file sharing, and full data protection with ReadyDR block-level backup and disaster recovery.

In terms of hardware, ReadyNAS 2304 is a 1U rack mount form factor, 4-bay NAS appliance with capacity up to 40TB. It features 64-bit Dual Core Intel Celeron processor for 2.0GHz of processing power, 1.5 times the previous model. It also comes equipped with two Gigabit Ethernet ports (1GbE) and three USB 3.0 ports for additional data storage and transfer.

“ReadyNAS Rackmount 2304 represents a significant upgrade in terms of storage features and performance available for small businesses, at an incredibly cost-effective price point for the number of users supported,” says Richard Jonker, vice president of SMB product line management for NETGEAR. “Network managers can sleep soundly at night knowing their mission-critical data is protected against human error, hard drive and system failures, viruses and malware, and natural disasters.”

The ReadyNAS 2304 Business Class 1U 4-Bay Rackmount Network Storage (RR2304) is available now at an MSRP in the U.S. of $699.99 for a diskless model.