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QNAP and SANYO Announce Cooperation to Provide World-class Network Surveillance Solutions

The world's first standalone NVR to support complete line-up of SANYO Full HD 1080p network cameras

Taipei, Taiwan, March 30, 2010 - QNAP Security, a world class manufacturer of Linux-embedded standalone Network Video Recorder (NVR) solutions, today announced its entire VioStor™ NVR series to support the complete Full HD 1080p network camera line-up from SANYO, a world leading network camera manufacturer, to provide high-end network surveillance solutions for a wide range of networked security applications. The support for SANYO Full HD network cameras is now available by free upgrade of the management software of QNAP VioStor™ NVR series to version 3.2.0.

Along with the latest VioStor™ NVR firmware 3.2.0, the advanced event management is provided to support diversified event types and event handling options such as multi-channel recording, automatic adjustment of the PTZ camera to the preset positions, alarm output, sending email and SMS alert, buzzer, and user-defined action by HTTP URL command. The user management is also strengthened to allow the administrator to assign individual user access rights (monitoring/ playback/ system administration) according to their user type. Other powerful features of the firmware 3.2.0 include video search by intelligent video analytics (IVA), generic IP camera support, digital watermarking, multi-server monitoring (up to 120 channels), and advanced RAID configurations with hot-swap design.

"The cooperation between QNAP and SANYO marks a significant breakthrough in providing high quality network surveillance solutions for a broad range of security applications. With the support for multi-channel monitoring, H.264/ megapixel recording, playback, mass storage capacity, and abundant professional surveillance features, the VioStor™ NVR series is the perfect solution to work with SANYO Full HD network cameras," said Jacky Cheng, Manager of QNAP Security..

"SANYO is the only manufacturer today with a complete line-up of full HD security network cameras including the industry's first 1080p speed dome cameras -- VCC-HD5400(P) and VCC-HD5600(P)." states Akihiro Akiyama, Senior Staff of SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. "The partnership with QNAP enhances users' experience with our high-definition, crystal clear image quality and ease of use that allows customers to have variety of solutions for broad range of applications."

SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. is a leading company for energy and environment, providing solutions for energy, environment and lifestyle applications based on its brand vision ‘Think GAIA.' SANYO's businesses are divided into three business domains: Energy, Ecology and Electronics. These three areas cover a broad range of products and services such as rechargeable batteries, photovoltaic systems, HVAC/R equipment, digital imaging devices, personal navigation systems, home appliances, electronic components and others. For further information, please visit SANYO's web site at http://sanyo.com/.