Features Comparison Sheet

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Vendors HighPerTEC AllinOne AXIS AXIS MICROTEST MICROTEST QUANTUM MAXTOR MAXTOR
Product name FISC CDH (v3.20) StorPoint E-100 (v5.31) StorPoint NAS 100 (v1.10) DiscZerver (v4.03) FileZerver (v1.10) SNAP 4000/4100 (v2.3/v2.4) MaxAttach 3000 (v2.05) MaxAttach 4000 (C3204)
Server Application CD + File server Tip CD server File server CD server File server File server File server File server
Hardware  
CPU Pentium 233 Etrax 100 Etrax 100 5x86 75 K6 II 350 Pentium 233 TIP Pentium 266 TIP Pentium 266
On-board memory installed (MB) 32 32 32 0 0 0 0 0
Optional maximum memory (MB) 256 160 160 128 256 128 128 128
Storage interface IDE SCSI or IDE SCSI or IDE SCSI+IDE IDE IDE IDE IDE
Storage interface speed UDMA-66 UW SCSI or DMA 2 UW SCSI or UDMA-33 SCSI, DMA 2 UDMA-33 UDMA-33 UDMA-33 UDMA-33
Storage device type CD/DVD/HDD/CD-RW/Tape CD/DVD/HDD/CD-RW HDD CD/DVD/HDD/CD-RW TIP CD/DVD/HDD/Tape TIP HDD HDD HDD
Amount of drives connected 8 15 or 8 TIP 15 or 8 TIP 11 8 4 2 4
NIC speed (Mbps) 10/100 10/100 10/100 10/100 10/100 10/100 10/100 10/100
Auxiliary Hardware  
LCD panel Yes No No No No No No No
Power control circuit Yes No No No No Yes Yes Yes
I_C bus Yes No No No No No No No
Power supply type ATX AT AT AT AT ATX ATX ATX
Form factor 5 1/2" controller bay & 1U, 19" rack mount 5 1/2" controller bay 5 1/2" controller bay 5 1/2" controller bay 5 1/2" controller bay 2U/1U rack mount Desktop 1U rack mount
Volume & Share  
Maximum number of volumes 1000 255 No 511 No No No No
Maximum number of shares 255 255 N/A 248 64 252 192 192
Group volumes under one share Yes No No No No No No No
Multiple protocols access Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No TIP No TIP
File Volume  
File read/write - drag & drop Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Maximum file size (GB) 2 No 2 No 2 4 2 2
CD/DVD Image Volume  
CD/DVD title size DVD-18 DVD-18 No DVD-18 DVD-18 No No No
Cached/Mirrored image size (GB) 64 4 No 17,8 No No No No
Create image locally Yes Yes No Yes File copy No No No
Create image remotely Yes No No Yes No No No No
Build files/folders as an image Yes No No Yes No No No No
CD/DVD Format  
ISO9660 level 1, 2, 3 Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No No
Rock Ridge Extension Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No No
Romeo & Joliet Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No No
High Sierra Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No No
CD-DA (Audio CD) Yes No No No No No No No
Video CD 1.0/2.0 Yes Yes No No No No No No
CD Plus/Extra No No No No No No No No
CD/DVD UDF Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No No
HFS Yes Yes No Yes No No No No
Hybrid (ISO+HFS) Yes Yes No Yes No No No No
Multi-session Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
File Sharing Protocols  
SMB/CIFS over NetBEUI Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No No
SMB/CIFS over TCP/IP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
NCP over IPX Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
NDS No Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
NetWare Pure IP No Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
AppleShare over AppleTalk Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No No
AppleShare over IP Yes Yes No No No Yes No No
NFS 2.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
HTTP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes TIP Yes TIP
FTP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes
TCP/IP Protocol Suite  
DHCP (client) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
DHCP (server) No No No Yes Yes No Yes Yes
BOOTP Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No
RARP Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No
WINS Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SMTP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SNMP No Yes Yes No No No Yes Yes
DNS No No No Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Telnet No No No No No No Yes TIP Yes TIP
Security System  
Apply security to Share Share TIP Share/Folder TIP Share Share TIP Share Share TIP Share TIP
Share level security Yes Yes Yes No No No No No
User level security Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Local user database Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
User lincense control by share Yes Yes No No No No No No
                 
Windows  
Local authentication User & Share password Share password Share password User User User User User
Remote authentication by NT domain NT domain NT domain NT server NT server NT domain NT server NT server
Retrieve user/group from PDC Yes No No No TIP No TIP Yes Yes Yes
Trust domain No Yes No No No No No No
Personal home directory No No No No No No Yes Yes
NetWare  
Local authentication Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No No
Remote authentication by Bindery Bindery/NDS Bindery/NDS Bindery/NDS Bindery/NDS Bindery No No
Retrieve user info from bindery Yes No No No TIP No TIP Yes No No
Apple Network  
Local authentication User & Share password Share password No User No User No No
Remote authentication by No AFP server No No No No No No
Web  
Local authentication User & Share password Share password Share password User User User No No
Remote authentication by NT domain No No No No No No No
FTP  
Local authentication User & Share password User User User User No User User
Remote authentication by NT domain No No No No No NT server NT server
NFS  
Host IP table Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No
UID & GID Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes TIP Yes TIP
Local user authentication No No No No No Yes TIP No No
PCNFSD No Yes Yes No No No No No
UNIX NIS No No No No No No No No
Storage Management  
Partition or Drive basis Drive No Drive No Partition Drive TIP Drive Drive
JCOB Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disk spanning No No No No Yes No Yes Yes
RAID 0 (Striping) Yes No No No Yes Yes No No
RAID 1 (Mirroring) Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
RAID 5 (Parity) Yes No No No Yes Yes No No
Disk check/auto-recover Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disk usage status Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hot swapable No No No No No No No No
                 
Data Backup  
Write CD-R/RW using DAO (Disk At Once) Yes No No Yes No No No No
Write CD-R/RW using "Packet writing" No Yes No No No No No No
Tape backup Yes No No No Yes No No No
System Management  
Web interface management Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes TIP Yes TIP
Windows-based application Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes TIP Yes TIP
SNMP management No Yes Yes No No No Yes Yes
Support NT "Server Manager" No Yes Yes No No No No No
Run-time event log Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Run-time accessing statistic Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notification by e-mail Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notification by LCD panel Yes No No No No No No No
Overtemperature alarm Yes No No No Yes No Yes Yes
Safe/Remote shutdown Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Schedule power-on/shutdown Yes No No No No No No No
Firmware upgrade using Web FTP/Copy FTP/Copy FTP/Win32 AP FTP/Web/Win32 AP Win32 AP Web Web
Configurable MINE type No No No Yes Yes Yes No No
Multi-lingual Support  
Multi-lingual Web pages Yes (7) TIP No No Yes (10) Yes (10) No No No
Windows unicode (Latin) Yes Yes Yes N/A TIP N/A TIP N/A TIP No No
CJK two-byte code Server/Share/File/User names File name File name No No No No No
Western European character Server/Share/File/User names File name File name File name File name File name No No
Add-on Software  
Build CD image remotely Yes No No Yes TIP No No No No
Data accessing tools for client Yes TIP Yes TIP Yes TIP No No No No No
CD drive emulation program Yes TIP Yes TIP No No No No No No
System setup/configuration utility Yes TIP Yes TIP Yes TIP Yes TIP Yes TIP Yes Yes Yes
                 
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