Network storage wars: MvixUSA ups the ante with 3TB MvixBox

Another day, another network-attached-storage (NAS) device. This time, it's MvixUSA joining the fray, offering the new MvixBox unit with two bays that each handle up to a 1.

MvixUSA MvixBox
Another day, another network-attached-storage (NAS) device. This time, it's MvixUSA joining the fray, offering the new MvixBox unit with two bays that each handle up to a 1.5TB drive. You can get the base unit without drives for $299; a 1.5TB bundled with the MvixBox adds another $299. The device comes with a rash of features, including RAID Level 0 and 1 support, a USB port, Torrent Client functionality, iTunes and UPnP Server features, and pre-installed versions of Apache, MySQL, PHP, SQlife, and for Web server capabilities. It also enables easy sharing of files online via its RapidBox feature. While MvixUSA isn't a major brand, it's high-definition media streamers are well-regarded, so maybe it can carve out a niche with the MvixBox, particularly among those who want Web server functionality with their network storage.