Dave Mitchell
Fortinet FortiGate 60F: A fully-featured security appliance
The Fortinet FortiGate 60F with white background
unified threat management (UTM)

Fortinet FortiGate 60F: A fully-featured security appliance

The entry-level UTM appliance offers excellent cloud management and monitoring services
8 Apr 2021
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder

Ideal for SMBs and remote workers seeking a security router with top-notch WAN redundancy features
6 Apr 2021
Sophos XG 230 Rev.2 review: Powerful and flexible
Sophos XG 230 Rev.2
unified threat management (UTM)

Sophos XG 230 Rev.2 review: Powerful and flexible

This high-performance UTM appliance boasts extensive cloud management and remote-security services
1 Apr 2021
Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love
Netgear WAX610
wifi & hotspots

Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love

This Wi-Fi 6 AP offers good performance, excellent cloud-management features – and fantastic value
30 Mar 2021
Qnap TVS-h1288X QuTS hero Edition review: One heck of a box
Qnap TVS-h1288X QuTS hero Edition
network attached storage (NAS)

Qnap TVS-h1288X QuTS hero Edition review: One heck of a box

It’s pricey, but this desktop NAS is rich in features and promises enterprise-class data protection
29 Mar 2021
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point

An affordable Wi-Fi 5 AP with good performance and smart cloud management
25 Mar 2021
D-Link Nuclias DBA-2820P review: Speedy and sophisticated
D-Link Nuclias DBA-2820P
routers

D-Link Nuclias DBA-2820P review: Speedy and sophisticated

A Wi-Fi 5 access point with great cloud management features that’s low on price and big on performance
22 Mar 2021
Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4 review: One cool customer
Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4
Server & storage

Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4 review: One cool customer

A beautifully designed and affordable Xeon E rack server with room to grow and commendably low power usage
15 Mar 2021
Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D review: The price is right
Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D
Server & storage

Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D review: The price is right

Qsan delivers an enterprise-class NVMe AFA at an SMB price
10 Mar 2021
Broadberry CyberServe Xeon E-RS100-E10 review: A cracking specification at a great price
Broadberry CyberServe Xeon E-RS100-E10 front and rear
Server & storage

Broadberry CyberServe Xeon E-RS100-E10 review: A cracking specification at a great price

A powerful hardware package at an affordable price that’s ideal for SMBs and remote workers
8 Mar 2021
HPE MSA 2060 Storage review: Storage tiering for dummies
HPE MSA 2060 Storage
Server & storage

HPE MSA 2060 Storage review: Storage tiering for dummies

HPE’s affordable Gen6 MSA 2060 array boosts storage performance for SMBs
3 Mar 2021
Dell EMC PowerEdge R340 review: A sound investment for small businesses
Dell EMC PowerEdge R340
Server & storage

Dell EMC PowerEdge R340 review: A sound investment for small businesses

This 1U rack server includes top management features and plenty of upgrade potential
1 Mar 2021
Buyer's guide to video conference room solutions
Video conferencing room
video conferencing

Buyer's guide to video conference room solutions

A great video conferencing setup can make a genuine difference to how teams communicate. This is what to look for
26 Feb 2021
HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen10 review: A storage-centric marvel
HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen10 front and rear
Server & storage

HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen10 review: A storage-centric marvel

Dual CPU sockets provide huge performance potential, while the storage capacity is great for the price
24 Feb 2021
Canon imageFormula DR-S130 review: A great choice for remote workers
Canon imageFormula DR-S130 angled view
peripherals

Canon imageFormula DR-S130 review: A great choice for remote workers

A wireless desktop scanner built for small businesses, delivering fast, clean scans at a very reasonable price
15 Feb 2021
IDrive Business review: A file-sharing flop
IDrive Business
cloud storage

IDrive Business review: A file-sharing flop

An interesting alternative to mainstream cloud services, but collaboration isn’t up to snuff
11 Feb 2021
Aruba Instant On AP22 review: A perfect springboard into Wi-Fi 6
Aruba Instant On AP22
wifi & hotspots

Aruba Instant On AP22 review: A perfect springboard into Wi-Fi 6

This affordable Wi-Fi 6 AP is perfect for SMBs, combining good performance and slick cloud management
9 Feb 2021
How to choose networking software for your business
A server overlaid with a concept image of networking, featureing nodes for different types of technology, such as Wi-fi and upload/download connected by lines
network security

How to choose networking software for your business

A healthy network is a productive network – and, therefore, a profitable one. Here's what to look for in a network monitoring system
5 Feb 2021
Tresorit Business Plus review: Perfect for handling confidential data
Tresorit Business Plus
cloud storage

Tresorit Business Plus review: Perfect for handling confidential data

Tresorit offers an affordable and highly secure file sharing service
4 Feb 2021
How to protect your endpoints
Security lock cyber protection
cyber security

How to protect your endpoints

With more people than ever working from home, it’s vital to ensure that laptops, mobiles and PCs are secure
3 Feb 2021
Fujitsu Primeflex for VMware vSAN Appliance review: A piece of cake
Fujitsu Primeflex for VMware VSAN Appliance
Server & storage

Fujitsu Primeflex for VMware vSAN Appliance review: A piece of cake

Fujitsu’s Primeflex makes VMware HCI deployment and management a breeze
2 Feb 2021
Qsan XCubeNXT XN8024D review: Nice try, but no cigar
Qsan XCubeNXT XN8024D
network attached storage (NAS)

Qsan XCubeNXT XN8024D review: Nice try, but no cigar

Qsan’s speedy NAS cluster provides automatic failover but no transparency
29 Jan 2021
Egnyte Business review: Enterprise-friendly cloud storage
Egnyte Business
cloud storage

Egnyte Business review: Enterprise-friendly cloud storage

This file-sharing platform offers a wealth of useful features, including a smart hybrid storage option
28 Jan 2021
Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2020 review: A strong choice
Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2020
Network & Internet

Progress Software WhatsUp Gold 2020 review: A strong choice

Not everything is included in the standard package, but WhatsUp Gold makes network monitoring a joy
26 Jan 2021
Box Business review: A terrific package
Box Business
cloud storage

Box Business review: A terrific package

A great all-round service, with powerful collaboration tools and unlimited storage for a good price
21 Jan 2021
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3
Network & Internet

Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring

With no hidden costs and a wealth of sensors, PRTG is a great way to stay on top of the big network picture
19 Jan 2021
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder

A temptingly affordable Wi-Fi 6 upgrade with slick cloud management and a good turn of speed
13 Jan 2021
EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target
EnGenius ECS2512FP
network switches

EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target

This multi-Gigabit switch combines plenty of ports with high-power PoE++ and cloud management
11 Jan 2021
Fujitsu SP-1130N review: Souped-up scanning
Fujitsu SP-1130N
peripherals

Fujitsu SP-1130N review: Souped-up scanning

A fast, affordable network scanner that combines good quality with great workflow management
8 Jan 2021
ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5 review: Virtually perfect
ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5
business software

ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5 review: Virtually perfect

An impressive suite of monitoring tools for a great price – and virtualisation hosts are covered
7 Jan 2021
HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus review: Pint-sized perfection
HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus front and rear
Server & storage

HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus review: Pint-sized perfection

HPE’s smallest MicroServer yet delivers a surprising package for the price
5 Jan 2021
WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy
WatchGuard AP225W
wifi & hotspots

WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy

This affordable and feature-packed wireless AP offers great cloud management and unique security skills
30 Dec 2020
Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ review: The Lewis Hamilton of desktop storage
Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ front and rear
network attached storage (NAS)

Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ review: The Lewis Hamilton of desktop storage

A desktop NAS with great features and stunning performance
22 Dec 2020
Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 review: Living on the edge
Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 front and rear
Server & storage

Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 review: Living on the edge

The compact and powerful XE2420 puts advanced analytics at the outer limits
17 Dec 2020
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW review: Quality that’s beyond reproach
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW
peripherals

Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW review: Quality that’s beyond reproach

High-quality printing is slow, but this colour inkjet offers excellent running costs and great-looking output
16 Dec 2020