The Snap Server 110 is an ideal choice for businesses with small remote office locations. The Snap Server 110 provides performance and ease of use in a compact, whisper-quiet, desktop storage unit. the Snap Server 110 includes many enterprise-class features, including the capability to be remotely monitored and managed, along with other Snap Servers, from a central seat using Snap Server Manager software. Running Snap Enterprise Data Replicator (Snap EDR) replication software, data can be continuously, securely, and efficiently moved between sites. As part of a backup to disk solution, the Snap Server 110 can be the backup server, storing backup images on its hard drives, and later transferring backups to a remote site for safety, or onto tapes for long term archive.