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Asus Home Server TS Mini

Asus Home Server TS Mini

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Complementary to Asus’ Web Storage is Microsoft’s own remote access protocol. Despite being incompatible with popular services such as DynDNS and requiring the registration of a Windows Live ID, the user is granted a free insert-your-own-subdomain-here.homeserver.com domain from which files on the home server can be managed remotely and remote desktop connection sessions can be initiated with computers on their home network.

Data Throughput Results

Asus Home Server TS Mini

Throughput in Megabytes per Second (MB/s)
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Windows Home Server Console Gallery

Asus Home Server TS Mini

Asus' own Xtor Manager utility plugs into the Windows HS Console
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Asus Home Server TS Mini

As does Asus Web Storage
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Asus Home Server TS Mini

Windows HS Console helps you keep track of your storage
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Asus Home Server TS Mini

Manage your PCs' backup jobs
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5 things you didn’t know about cloud backup

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