The 500GB (1x500GB) EX470 MediaSmart Server from Hewlett-Packard is a personal storage server, powered by the Windows Home Server platform. The server boasts 500GB of hard drive capacity. It has a total of 4 drive bays for future expansion. It can connect to any standard Ethernet network via a 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit RJ-45 connection.
The MediaSmart will allow you to access data from any computer in your home network. You'll even be able to access files remotely and run applications on your home PC via the Internet. The server allows you to stream photos, music, and videos to PCs on your network, or to your home entertainment system. It will even copy iTunes music libraries from your PC to the server, allowing you to stream media to iTunes at will.
- Powered by the Windows Home Server operating platform, with support for up to 10 user accounts
- Storage expansion via empty drive bays or via USB 2.0
- Shares movies and music with iTunes, and photos over the web
- Automatically backs up data from Windows XP and Vista PCs