Pros None None None
Cons no cross ship policy
Summary I have sold 10 of these rev drives and they have all kinds of problems.
Iomegas customer support is terrible.
If you have a defective drive you have to send it to them first then wait for the replacement. they do not have a cross ship policy.
So if you have a customer with a small network server they will be without a backup solution for at least a week.
This is okay if it was only for home users but they are promoting the product as Business solution.
Pros This is a replacement for a tape drive not a hard drive. It is a great working device and very affordable compared the the $1000 to $5000 tape devices on the market. The tapes/drives are inexpensive compared to other tape and drives at 4-36gig drives fo
Cons I needed more space since my data is exceeding the drive capabilities, thank goodness they are stackable allowing me to add another device and another tape without purchasing the 10 disk loader.
Pros can run OS"S from it. back up music dvd's and games can use to bacup temp data to fix a pc! if drive breaks the discs still have the data cause the read/write heads are in the unit.
Cons wonder cause regular hd's are oxygen free and dust free to disk. supposedly theres a fan to suck out dust but a professor once told me that onse its exposed to oxygen the disk's life is downgraded big time for hd's that is. maybe there's something diffe