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Cracking Open the Drobo B800i SAN Storage Device

Cracking Open the Drobo B800i: Drive interface board - Top

The Drobo B800i drive interface board has eight SATA connectors. The clear plastic tubes mounted to the board transfer light from the drive activity/status LEDs to the front panel.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic
Caption by: Bill Detwiler

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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