ARTiGO A2000 DIY NAS from VIA
VIA have launched the ARTiGO A2000 Barebones Storage Server. IT is a fully featured 1.5GHz low power consumption PC motherboard inside a dual 3.5in SATA drive bay chassis. It supports FreeNAS (as well as other operating systems) out of the box.
The A2000 is powered by a custom Nano-ITX board with 1.5GHz C7-D Processor and VX800 Chipset supporting up to 2GB of DDR2 SODIMM memory. Two 3.5in SATA drive bays support 3TB of storage with 1.5TB drives installed. A bootable type 1 Compact Flash adapter is located underneath the board, perfect for locating a NAS OS. The whole unit measures just 135 x 120 x 260 mm (5.3 x 4.7 x 10.2in) and is supplied with an external AC power adapter.