Storage problems of departmental and workgroup applications are best solved by Direct Attached Storage (DAS). It is a cost-effective and scalable enterprise storage solution for environments where sizing and scalability are not major concerns.
DAS systems also risk disk and hardware theft which are as common as in SAN and NAS environments. DAS systems are protocol sticky, protecting DAS data requires the same if not more techniques when compared to SAN and NAS.
Bloombase StoreSafe DAS is a family of file encryption appliances to solve the sticky data security problem at low-cost and hassle free