According to smartphone and tablet PC being one popular trend, more and more people enter into the digital time, even there are not few people to use NAS for personal cloud storage system. And the famous Synology bring up the new feeling about personal cloud.
What is the key feature of NAS?
NAS is different from traditional storage service or direct storage devices, the key point is that its system and software just support material storage and related manage function, what's more, it provides more than one document transmission agreement and hard disk in common. And the other servers can't to support the function of file server. It has many types, so it is not only one Embedded devices in a large scale production, but also ordinary computer software.
What is the disadvantages of NAS?
1,We all know the NAS is powerful, but there is no totally perfect thing. It has not solved the key problem relating to the server which is the wideband consumption during use. It is not same with SAN which transfer data flow out from LAN, it is still use network to back-up and recover. It is not best to transfer storage content and SCSI into network in the same time. That's mean LAN not only need to handle normal end users' transmission flow, but need to deal with storage disk request including back-up.
2, NAS storage is limited. Which is just suitable for smaller or LAN, because NAS is limited by company's wideband. When multiple PC devices visiting system, its function maybe decline so that can't meet users' demand.
How can we overcome NAS shortcoming?
It is really happy thing which NAS install some useful APP, one is xCloud which is focusing on personal cloud storage and data transmission. users can save and use files by mobile devices and make its storage more large.
xCloud is an application for remote file transferring that connects PCs and mobile phones directly without third party engaged in, turning the PC into personal cloud storage with rapid, stable, secure and easy-handling features.
xCloud transfers your files from your phone to your PC as well as views and downloads files from your PC to your phone, whether in WIFI network or throughout the Internet alike. Instant uploads and photo auto-uploads record wonderful moments in your life. Besides, remote access and public network transferring shorten your distance between you and your files. Moreover, background transmission and rapid uploads improve your performance. And most importantly, reverse-cloud-storage provides you personal unlimited storage space. However, to enjoy all these conveniences, you still need nothing but just xCloud other than any physical data lines or whatever.