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QNAP Collaborates with AMD to Showcase the 5-bay 10GbE-ready TS-563 Turbo NAS in Computex 2015

Taipei, Taiwan, June 3, 2015 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today unveiled the new 5-bay TS-563 Turbo NAS at the joint product launch with AMD during Computex Taipei 2015. The Chairman of QNAP, Teddy Kuo and CTO of QNAP, YT Lee, together with the Corporate Vice President of AMD, Steve Longoria, and the Great China Sales Director of AMD, Ken Lin, all attended the event and announced the launch of AMD-based TS-563.
“We are pleased to collaborate with QNAP again to bring the market such cost-efficient NAS product with AMD Embedded solutions,” said Steve Longoria. “The AMD G-Series SoC provides energy-saving yet powerful performance, making it ideal for cost-conscious small and medium business to build a secure, reliable and scalable private cloud,” added Longoria.
“Featuring SSD cache acceleration, AMD-V™ virtualization and hardware-accelerated encryption, the TS-563 is definitely the most affordable 10GbE-ready quad-core NAS with versatile business applications at a cost-competitive price,” said Teddy Kuo, Chairman of QNAP.
Powered by an energy-efficient 64-bit AMD Embedded G-Series quad-core 2.0GHz SoC processor with 2GB/8GB DDR3L RAM (upgradable to 16GB), coupled with SATA 6Gb/s support and 2 x 1GbE LAN ports (expandable to 4 x 1GbE or 2 x 1GbE + 2 x 10GbE ports), the TS-563 delivers high speeds of up to 1,506 MB/s sequential read throughput with 2 x 10GbE configuration for multi-tasking business applications. The hardware encryption engine with AES-NI provides unmatched sequential read performance exceeding 1,421 MB/s with AES-256 bit full NAS volume encryption, accelerating system performance and security while ensuring the safety of sensitive data.
Key specifications
  • TS-563-2G: 2GB DDR3L RAM (2GB x1)
  • TS-563-8G: 8GB DDR3L RAM (8GB x1)
  • AMD embedded G-Series quad-core 2.0GHz processor, RAM is expandable to 16GB DDR3L SO-DIMM RAM; hot-swappable 2.5”/3.5” SATA 6Gbps HDD/SSD, 5 x USB 3.0; 2 x Gigabit LAN ports; 1 x PCle expansion slot for adding 10GbE or 1GbE LAN ports
The new TS-563 Turbo NAS will be available in several weeks. For more information regarding new products and the full QNAP NAS lineup, including where to buy, please visit www.qnap.com/.