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    1. General Wireless Discussion

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    2. Wireless Article Discussions

      Questions and comments for SNB Wireless Section articles only.
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      Latest: "How Fast Can Your Wi-Fi Go?" Article andykn, Feb 24, 2018 at 6:38 PM
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    3. Wireless Buying Advice

      Not sure which wireless router or card to buy? Ask for advice here.
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      Latest: Replacement for RT-AC3200 Murtaza12, Feb 25, 2018 at 6:34 AM
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    4. ASUS Wireless

      Discuss ASUS wireless products here
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      Latest: [Preview] Asuswrt-Merlin 384.4 test builds Nigel Jones, Feb 25, 2018 at 6:05 AM
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    5. NETGEAR Wireless

      Discuss NETGEAR Wireless products here
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      Latest: Orbi: Ethernet backhaul kills entire network RogerSC, Feb 25, 2018 at 3:46 AM
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    1. Routers

      Hardware routers, wired only. Post about Wireless routers in the Wireless Networking Forums.
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    2. LAN & WAN Article Discussions

      Questions and comments for SNB LAN & WAN Section articles only.
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    3. Switches, NICs and cabling

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    4. MoCA, HomePlug, HPNA

      Questions and answers about alternative networking methods using coax, power line and phone line connections.
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      Latest: Number of allowed powerline adapters sfx2000, Feb 24, 2018 at 8:10 PM
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    5. Other LAN and WAN

      Other topics related to LANs and WANs.
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  1. NAS

    Networked Storage
    1. General NAS Discussion

      Anything and everything about Networked Storage
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      Latest: Hard Drive Recommendation FatherLandDescendant, Feb 24, 2018 at 5:25 PM
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    2. NAS Article Discussions

      Questions and comments about NSB NAS Section articles only.
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      Latest: Drobo 5N2 5 Bay NAS Reviewed hede, Dec 25, 2017
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    3. QNAP

      Discussion about any QNAP NASes
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    4. Synology

      Discussions about any of Synology's NASes.
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      Latest: Synology DS118 Single Bay Diskstation Reviewed sfx2000, Feb 20, 2018 at 8:37 PM
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    5. Thecus

      Discussions about any of Thecus' NASes.
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    6. NAS Buying Advice

      Not sure which NAS to buy? Ask for advice here.
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      Latest: Looking to purchase a NAS degrub, Feb 21, 2018 at 12:38 PM
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    7. DIY

      Questions and comments about building your own NAS.
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    1. Smart Home Article Discussions

      Questions and comments about SNB Smart Home articles only.
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    2. General Smart Home Discussion

      Anything and everything about Smart Home and Home Automation
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      Latest: NETGEAR Spinning Off Arlo Via IPO e_lasman, Feb 20, 2018 at 9:36 PM
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    3. General Multimedia & VoIP Discussion

      Discuss digital playback devices, internet streamers, even VoIP here.
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    1. VPN

      IPsec, PPTP, SSL, L2TP or whatever. It all goes here.
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      Latest: Selective Routing for Netflix Xentrk, Feb 25, 2018 at 4:22 AM
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    2. General Network Security

      Other Discussions about Network Security issues.
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      Latest: Trend Micro Two Way IPS Hits DiGriz, Feb 22, 2018 at 10:03 AM
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    3. Security Article Discussions

      Questions and comments for SNB Security Section articles only.
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    1. Suggestion Box

      Got an idea for an improvement? Suggestion for a new Forum? A gripe? Tell us here.
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      Latest: Cloudflare warnings Butterfly Bones, Feb 24, 2018 at 2:23 PM
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    2. Other Discussions

      Questions and discussions that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Alerts? randomName, Feb 24, 2018 at 8:38 AM
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    3. Other Article Discussions

      Discussion about any article that doesn't fit into the other sections. .
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    4. Buy, Sell, Trade

      For registered users. Non-commercial posts only.
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    5. Hot Deals

      Share good deals that you find so that others can benefit.
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    1. General Cloud Discussion

      Anything and everything about Cloud computing
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    2. Cloud Article Discussions

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      Latest: Dell buying EMC stevech, Mar 4, 2016
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