Cracking open the SMC NAS TigerStore storage device

Move in closer

The circuit board inside the device (motherboard?) obviously has the serial device controllers and several other more mysterious pieces.

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Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.

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