The Yellow Machine FailSafe network storage appliance provides your small business or digital home with a full suite of storage, security and networking features once found only in big company data centers. Designed and tested for the needs of small businesses and home users, the appliance is easy to set up and operates in all common network environments, including support for dynamic IP Internet addresses. Features include terabyte class FailSafe Storage with RAID plus disk scrubbing technology, essential components for preserving your precious digital content; automated backup with EMC Retrospect Professional software; and a built-in firewall / VPN router for secure remote access to your files, applications and network
The Yellow Machine FailSafe Media Server appliance provides a cost effective, easy-to-use solution for FailSafe storage, digital entertainment, automated backup, secure remote access and networking features. Yellow Machine offers:
-FailSafe storage - preserves data integrity with RAID, disk scrubbing technology and reliable hardware
-Digital Entertainment - play any media file on any device on your home network -Professional automated backup - just 'set it and forget it'
-All-in-One "shoebox-sized" appliance: router, switch, firewall, VPN, networked storage
Complete Protection with FailSafe Storage Details:
Protect your valuable digital assets. Imagine the horror of having your family memories lost forever because of a CD or DVD that was not created correctly or losing your music libary because of a PC crash or losing all your archived work files because of a hard drive failure.
Now you can ensure all your digital files are protected and safe:
The Yellow Machine offers the only truly FailSafe storage solution in its category. \
FailSafe storage is:
- RAID 5
- Masterpiece RAID DST (disk scrubbing technology)
- Reliable hardware design
RAID 5 or 1 means your data is still there, even if one drive fails
Masterpiece RAID DST repairs data errors automatically
-Constantly monitors and repairs data errors which will occur on any drive
-Other RAID devices will lose files if data errors and drive failure occurs
Enterprise quality drives designed for constant use ensures long drive life
Now the Yellow Machine can serve as your ultimate home media server. As the digital media hub, you have one FailSafe central storage location for all digital media files, easily searchable and intelligently organized. Yellow Machine provides the broadest range of connectivity to PCs and Consumer Electronics digital media players and makes it simple to enjoy music, view a photo slideshow or watch videos and recorded TV in the home.
Yellow Machine is a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA)-compliant server, and supports the broadest range of Digital Media Players including DLNA compliant players, video/gaming systems and more. Most Mainstream devices are supported.
Digital media hub - one central storage location for all digital media files that can be accessed from any device on home network
Works with broadest range of digital media players in market
New Digital Entertainment Power Tools allow Windows XP or Media Center users to:
Record TV and TiVo Media Synchronization
TiVo users can use TiVo Desktop with Yellow Machine Media Sync Power Tool to automatically archive TiVo recordings to the high capacity Yellow Machine
Media Center users with Yellow Machine Media Sync Power Tool can automatically sync their Recorded TV to the Yellow Machine and play back videos from the Media Center remote
Automate digital photo upload to Yellow Machine
With YellowMachine intelligent camera profiles, you can define rules and behavior for the transfer of images from your camera to the Yellow Machine, then just plug the camera into your PC and your images can be securely saved, intelligently organized on the YellowMachine and your memory card freed to take more pictures
Media Center Photo Viewing & Rating Power Tool
With only a MediaCenter remote, you can view, rate and tag images for later previewing and searching
Professional Automated Backup:
You know you should backup - but it takes time and you believe your files are safe on your hard drive or CD/DVD. What you probably don't realize is that CDs/DVDs have an average life span of 2-5 years and all hard drives will fail, it's just a matter of when. But Yellow Machine can solve that problem.
With the Yellow Machine?s "set it and forget it" solution your files and folders will be automatically backed up so you no longer have to worry about remembering to copy your files to store or save them. Yellow Machine comes with EMC Retrospect Professional which also offers intelligent backup by saving duplicate files only once and smart backup for when you need to disconnect from your home network by resuming backup when you reconnect.
-Set backups of your computer to occur automatically, and never have to do it again
-Resumes backup if you have to disconnect from network during backup
Complete, Easy-to-Use, All-in-One Solution
Yellow Machine is easy to get set up and running. With RapidReady Startup, Yellow Machine auto-detects networked devices and can connect to the network without a PC, eliminating the need for users to have networking expertise. You simply connect the cables, turn on the Yellow Machine and start storing and sharing all your content.
Now there is no need to invest in a lot of equipment from different vendors and wonder about interoperability. Router - Switch - Firewall - VPN - Networked Storage. One easy to use device provides everything a small business or home user needs to share files, drive space or Internet access.
And if you already have a network, the Yellow Machine will fit right into your existing network. The Yellow Machine can also expand as your storage needs grow.
Internet Router - Allows sharing of a single Ethernet connection with up to 250 users and works with virtually all ISPs and broadband connections. Yellow Machine is the only network storage appliance that offers this feature.
8-port Switch - Expands the amount of devices/computers connected to the network.
Double Firewall (NAT + SPI) - Protects your network from unauthorized external access. Network Address Translation (NAT) prevents hacking of the LAN by blocking private IP addresses and Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) screens packet data and filters what is allowed inside the LAN.
VPN - Securely access your files, network and application from anywhere, at anytime with the Yellow Machine. Now you can share all your digital content with your friends, family, clients and vendors without having to take your PC with you or burn CDs/DVDs. Simply access your digital files on your Yellow Machine via any Internet-connected PC and you?re ready to share! The Yellow Machine appliance uses the built-in virtual private network (VPN) and remote desktop capabilities of Windows XP to connect back to your Yellow Machine for secure remote access - no additional laptop client to install or services to buy.