If you want to build a high-performance wireless network at home, you should take the wireless router with tomorrow's technology available on the market today – Wireless-N router with the price starts from $ 75 to $ 350. When you would like to share storage to be accessible over the network and access through Internet, you need a network access storage (NAS) that the price can start from $ 75 to hundreds of dollars. With NAS you can manage the files that can be shared authorized users access either through the local network or the Internet. Or you may need an FTP server for Internet users to download files.
D-Link DIR-685 award-winning storage router that combines the superior features of a draft 802.11n wireless router, a network access Storage (NAS), incorporates an FTP server, and a built-in Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) AV server. Not only that, the DIR-685 also features digital photographs D-Link frame and green energy savings created by the end user experience, while conserving energy. Sounds great, right?
With the router DIR-685 storage, you can share broadband Internet access with any computer in the home wirelessly. Connect the router to your DSL / cable immediately after the wireless technology at home.
High Speed Wireless and Wired Network Connection
DIR-685 Storage Router is driven by the wireless technology of the future can enjoy today – 802.11n draft 2.0 wireless standards. The rule is not completed but in reality, but soon, when the standard is ratified – just update the firmware easily – no hardware changes. Using the elegant – Technology MIMO smart, DIR-685 D-Link Storage Router provides the experience faster speed and greater reach within the home or office. MIMO is a technology that uses multiple antennas to coherently resolve more information than is possible using a single antenna.
D-Link DIR-685 router supports four ports Storage Integrated Gigabit Ethernet Switch lets you connect via "connected" with the Gigabit-enabled devices for high speed connection and application intensive. This will increase the speed of uploading photos and archival documents of Gigabit-enabled devices to the storage router using the File Uploader widget tools The widget that lets you manage the files on computers and see the status of the load to your router.
Advanced security features
It also has Wireless-N Xtreme N technology, which allows a further source coverage, the Xtreme N router storage also has a technology Intelligent wireless priorities. To protect your wireless connectivity, the router supports the latest WPA/WPA2 wireless encryption industrial safety. Adding devices to the network can be done easily using the Setup Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) button touch.
The router also features double firewall supports NAT (network address translation) and SPI (Stateful Packet Inspection). NAT is a method that allows the computer main unregistered IP addresses to access the Internet. NAT functions as an intermediary between a client computer on a network and Internet unregistered. SPI is a generic term for a process in which the router examines the packets of Internet entry more carefully than usual.
Storage operations in a network or Internet
The beauty of this router DIR-685 storage is the ability to maintain a compact 2.5 "SATA hard disk up to 1 TB, and includes a built-in Network Access Storage (NAS) that lets you store files securely on your home network. A built-in FTP server also included to allow convenient access to any storage site Internet is available.
The storage router D Link supports VPN pass-through, PPTP and L2TP multiple sessions with IPSec for secure remote access storage router public network (internet).
You can also access and store digital media directly from the Internet without a PC dedicated to turning on or in connection with the storage function compatible with this router – the BitTorrent support.
Internet Photo Frame
The other beauty of this router D-Link Internet Photo Frame storage function. You can share your latest photos with family and friends using FrameChannel, Flickr, Picasa, Facebook and other popular sites share photos with your FrameChannel account. You can also use the storage DIR-685 router to subscribe to their favorite RSS feeds. Get the latest news, updates stock, sports scores, clock, calendar, weather, and more directly into its framework.
With two ports USB 2.0, you can connect a multifunction printer and an external storage device to share through its network, without print server adapter, without an always on the computer to the print server. SharePort is compatible with Mac
Router DIR-685 supports storage Built-in Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) AV server that lets you easily files HD video, music and photos stored on your network through compatible media player on your flat screen HD TV via Media Center Extender. You can even transfer files from your game system Xbox 360 and PlayStation3. No wonder this DIR-685 router receives an award winning storage product of its rich functions in one box.
Ki Grinsing manages three blogs that relates to Computer networking, graduated from ITS Surabaya with MCSE and CCNA certifications. For related articles, visit DSL modem Wireless Router and XBOX Wireless Router.
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