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ASUSTOR AS6208T Eight-Bay SMB NAS Review

By: Tyler Bernath | SOHO NAS/DAS in Storage | Posted: Aug 23, 2016 5:21 pm
TweakTown Rating: 87%Manufacturer: ASUSTOR

Tyler's NAS Test System Specifications

 

 

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Moving on, we hit the setup wizard that will guide you through the process of installing the firmware and setting up the disks and any services you want to use.

 

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The desktop area in ADM is rather clean and organized with all icons in the center of the screen.

 

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Starting with Access Control, we have the ability to setup users and groups along with shared folders and even assign privileges on an application level.

 

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Activity monitor allows you to watch your NAS and coupled with process view, you can see what is using the most resources.

 

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App Central is the library of programs that can run on ADM. Of course, Plex is one of the most downloaded solutions, along with download center and uTorrent.

 

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The backup menu allows you to schedule internal or external backups over USB, eSATA, or even your network. There is also the option to use cloud options such as Dropbox and Amazon.

 

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Above, we have a list of file services that come embedded with ADM including SMB3, AFP, NFS, and higher level services such as FTP and Rsync.

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