1. Robbie

    Synology Backplane Design - SAS

    I'd don't usual peer down at the backplane so only just notice that my Synology NASes are fitted with SAS backplane connectors rather than the standard SATA-only design. The SAS B port side is even populated with pins too. Is there any history or technical reason behind this choice or are SAS...
  2. WST16

    John Gruber is viscerally offended

    I like John Gruber. An old one but I remembered it when we spoke about bad design the other day…