The ReadyNAS NVX’s web-based set-up is straightforward to use and very snappy, thanks to the faster 1GHz processor.
The ReadyNAS NVX works with routers as normal, but can also act as a DHCP server.
Access to the ReadyNAS NVX’s resources can be controlled on a per-user basis or with a Windows domain controller.
All common Windows, Mac OS and Linux file protocols are supported.
The ReadyNAS NVX also supports a number of media streaming protocols.
Bonjour and Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support make connecting to the ReadyNAS NVX straightforward.
The web interface allows routine volume maintenance to be scheduled.
Support for Apple Time Machine backups will appeal to Mac users, though this is not best-suited for use with multiple Macs.
A full set of logs of system status tools is provided.
The ReadyNAS NVX is the latest in NetGear's line of compact network-attached storage (NAS) devices aimed at small business users. These screenshots highlight the key features.