Geoffrey Wiseman

Articles tagged with 'drobo':

Drobo Rebooting Again...

January 8, 2015

Drobo 5DSo, my Drobo 5D, which I had troubles with this summer, surprised me last week by going into data protection mode and showing the third bay as empty, even though it wasn't.

I updated the firmware (automatic updates were off, for some reason) and Drobo...

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Resolving a Drobo Failure

September 4, 2014

Drobo 5DI have a Drobo 5D (drobo.com, amazon.com). When my server started running out of space, I looked around at NAS (network-attached storage) and DAS (direct-attached storage) options, and eventually settled on the Drobo 5D. I wanted something that would be pretty fast, and while NAS units can be fairly fast, they're limited by the network. The Drobo 5D supported thunderbolt, and has a very simple, easy to understand expansion model. read more ⇒