With DroboShare, users can now access the information stored on the award-winning Drobo from almost any client on the network, including Windows, Apple and Linux computers. DroboShare can host up to two Drobos, allowing capacities of up to 8TB of storage today, scaling to 32TB as larger disk drives become available.
- DroboShare Shares Your Drobo on a Gigabit Ethernet Network
DroboShare connects your Drobo to Gigabit Ethernet networks for sharing data. Just plug Drobo into DroboShare and you are ready to go.
- DroboShare Automates Network Setup & Management
Avoid complex network configuration. Just hook up DroboShare and start sharing data across a LAN. Drobo Dashboard software automates connecting your computer(s) to the DroboShare and keeping them connected. Never again suffer a "dropped" network connection severing access to your data.
- NAS When You Want It, DAS When You Need It
You can unplug the Drobo and connect it directly to a computer when required then reconnect Drobo to the DroboShare for sharing files with other users.
- Supports Your Native File Systems
With DroboShare you can choose NTFS (Windows), HFS+ (Mac OS X), EXT3 (Linux) or FAT32 (Various)
- Supports the Client of Your Choice
DroboShare supports standard network protocols allowing access to its data from almost any client.
DATA SHARING ETHERNET INTERFACE
Interface: 10/100/1000 ethernet
Number of Ports: 1
Network topology: Shares data on a single subnet
USB INTERFACE TO DROBO
Interface: Type A, USB 2.0
Number of Ports: 2 (shares 1 or 2 Drobos)
FILE SYSTEM OPTIONS
Mac OS X: HFS+
Power: 12VDC @ 0.5Amp
Dimensions: 6.0" Wide x 1.75" Tall X 10.7" Long (152.4mm x 44.5mm x 271.8mm)
Weight: 2lbs 4 oz (1.02 Kg)
Operating Temperature: 10?C-35?C (50?-95?F)
Operating Altitude: 2,438m (8,000 ft)
Drobo Dashboard (optional) Microsoft Windows OS, Apple Macintosh OS-X v10.4+