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I need NAS on a Windows Server 2008 R2


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#1 sag12

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:24 AM

I need NAS on a Windows Server 2008 R2. Does it come standard on Win Server 2008 R2? I want a "Network Storage Server" (Windows Server 2008 R2) and I have the R2 Server up and running, but nothing there that points me to turning it into a NAS Server. I see file server but nothing about NAS. Am I missing something?

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Posted 14 December 2012 - 08:25 AM

Not sure I understand the question. NAS basically is a way to share files without a server OS and or hardware RAID. If all you are doing is sharing files then file sharing from the server will do what you want.

Edited by Baltboy, 14 December 2012 - 08:26 AM.

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