Centralized file storage is essential for team work in business. Files and documents are stored on these servers. Users are granted access right to these files according to their privileges. Files sharing are thus more organized and manageable. It increases efficiency and productivities.
Windows Server(s) can be deployed with AD (Active Directory) and file server. AD provides in- depth management of network resources. Windows Server as file storage are also more expandable.
NAS provide an alternative for Windows Server for SMB. It starts with lower cost and is more affordable.