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The Truth about Data

SerraTECH Secura DRS screen-shotData. We believe that nothing will ever happen to it, that it is safe and sound inside our computer's hard drive. Fire? Earthquake? That's the last thing on your mind until it actually happens, same as theft and vandalism. However, once your business or personal information is lost because of one or several of these factors, it all becomes very clear: Your information is in danger as long as you are in charge of it. Sure, you can use a external backup drive, a personal cloud or maybe even USB drives. How about online "cloud" services like (Can't mention actual brands here but...) the 'Box I drop' or the 'Carbonated knight' but how reliable and robust are these systems really? Here's the issue when you are...

P2NAS – Part One

So we found lying around what appears to be one of our founder's first computer: a Pentium II 333Mhz with 64MB RAM. The question is, what should we do with it? Build a fully-fledged NAS appliance, of course. We decided to go with Openfiler, a open source NAS package or 'Open Source Storage Management Appliance' which is what they call it. Openfiler is a relatively good, powerful, stable and robust NAS program that can run on practically anything. We have set it for companies in the past to serve as their Server backup solution as well as a central filer sharing box and on anything from a normal desktop computer to a rackmount server. It can even run on a flash drive, leaving all connected HDD capacity available for storage space. See full specs on...

Welcome!

This is a space we decided to call simply 'S-tech'. We will be reviewing Hardware and Software but additionally, we will be sharing our custom creations and company news. Stay tuned! -Cristian T. SerraTECH Intern...