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Today, for the first time in months, I revisited the Drobo….the mother of all storage units for anything data, including family photos.  Don’t ask me what a Drobo is….all I know is that several years ago our family acquired this Drobo thing so we could transfer our four hard drives full of thousands of photos (most of which I have never seen) to it.   1,077 more words


Drobo Mini

Drobo has been around for awhile in the consumer/enterprise RAID game.  With traditional RAID setups, it is necessary to keep drives in an array of the same manufacturer, same spindle speed, and same capacity in order to function properly.   505 more words

Connected Data has announced the third generation version of its 4-bay Drobo storage array. A completely new architecture along with USB 3.0 connectivity help make it “three times faster than the previous generation.” Speed is always a welcome upgrade, but the real crowd-pleaser in this announcement is that its… 153 more words

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Restoring from Time Machine on Thunderbolt Drobo

Apparently I tend to make my life more complicated than it should. I have been backing up my Mac to a Time Machine on a Thunderbolt Drobo. 406 more words

Visio Stencil for Drobo B1200i

After spending way too much time searching for a Stencil for the Drobo B1200i I finally gave in and created one myself.

You can download a copy of the Drobo.vss file here: … 75 more words