External devices can plugged-in via USB and shared, too. There are five USB ports total on the device. It supports that many USB hard drives and/or three printers. USB One Touch Copy can make full backups of anything plugged into the front USB port. It also supports UPSes.
Remote replication enables backups via Rsync to other devices with Rsync enabled.
An extended system information panel quickly provides necessary information about the current state of the unit. The system service panel is new, and provides a quick graphical representation of the state of the various services of the unit. The system monitor will undoubtedly be useful for those of administrators like me who love graphs.
While the administration panel got serious upgrades, the rest of the interfaces-web file manager, download manager, multimedia manager-received only slight updates.
For a quick overview of the new wizards system, I took a few screen shots of the user account creation process.
Colin Dean has been a writer for ThinkComputers since 2006.