Has anyone used Acronis True Image over the network to a Buffalo TeraStation Pro II NAS ?
Posted on 2009-07-14
I have a number of SBS 2003 clients who have outgrown their tape drives. I want to use Acronis True Image for Small Business Server because of the hardware independant restore facility. I want to locate Buffalo TeraStation Pro II devices on the network. I have had problems with SBS 2003 Backup not recognizing a NAS device unless the NAS supported iSCSI so SBS could be fooled into thinking it was a tape drive. The problem is the iSCSI versionso of the Buffalo are a full 35% more expensive. I would appreciate any comments or suggestions, keeping in mind my goals are cost (SMB clients), hardware independant restore, and connection over the network and not USB. Thank you