The folks over at Code Lathe have made things much, much simpler. Using their TonidoPlug, a user can have a file server complete with software and hardware up and running in less than an hour. All you need is the TonidoPlug and a USB storage device, such as the Icy Dock MB561US-4S-1.
Our friends at Code Lathe were kind enough to send us an evaluation unit to test out with the MB561US-4S-1, and we have written a small review to touch on the many features the plug has to offer.
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Money Manager: Create a financial profile that lets you track your expenses and assets.