Best advice for accessing large graphic files on a network.Onsite and offsite
Posted on 2013-01-21
I have a new client they have 4 x windows 7 workstations, they are growing and they now want a new centralized server.
Alongside normal Microsoft Office documents and Sage accounts, they have 100-200 GB of graphics data , in various formats such as 3d studio Max and Photoshop.
they would like the ability to access these remotely and when onsite at the office. I wonder what would be the best technology / setup onsite to help with this. If they are working remotely at home they may need access to a particular file. Down the line they may want to share these files with their clients in some trust access area (ftp type access).
Their current broadband is 13MB download and 1MB upload, so we are looking into this too, to help with remote access bandwidth.
So what type of hardware & software blend should we be considering?
Any suggestions , thanks in advance.