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2016-12-21

QNAP, Microsoft, and Paragon Software Release exFAT Driver for QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, December 21, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. has teamed up with Microsoft® and Paragon Software Group to provide an official exFAT driver customized for QNAP NAS, allowing users to directly access the contents of exFAT-based storage. Compared to the conventional FAT32 file system and its 4GB single file limit, the exFAT file system is optimized for fast and high-capacity flash memory such as SD cards and USB devices, and allows for files of up to 16EB. "We are pleased to partner with QNAP on the technology solutions in network attached storage that will meet ...
2016-12-19

QNAP Rolls Out Affordable New Quad-core TS-831X NAS with 1.7 GHz CPU and 4GB RAM option

Taipei, Taiwan, December 19, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the TS-831X - a new cost-effective 8-bay business NAS with a quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU to provide users with enhanced system performance for daily business operations. Alongside the standard models with 8GB or 16GB RAM, there is also a model with 4GB RAM (TS-831X-4G) to provide an affordable option for budget-conscious users. "The TS-831X features a highly-competitive specification, including built-in 10GbE ports, containerized apps, and SSD caching, making it a favorable choice for small and medium-sized orga...
2016-12-15

QNAP Launches Upgraded SAS-12Gb/s Enterprise ZFS NAS ES1640dc v2, Featuring Intel Xeon E5 Dual Active Controllers for Mission-critical Tasks

Taipei, Taiwan, December 15, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the new ES1640dc v2, an upgraded version of the Enterprise ZFS NAS designed for mission-critical IT tasks. It has been enhanced with faster 12Gb/s SAS, four built-in 10GbE SFP+ ports, two 10GbE RJ45 ports, an M.2 SSD dedicated to NVRAM, and can be expanded with the EJ1600 v2 (SAS-12Gb/s) and EJ1600 (SAS-6Gb/s) expansion enclosures for a potential storage capacity of over 1 PB. The ES1640dc v2 features a dual active-active controller architecture, Intel® Xeon® E5 processors, and ZFS for...
2016-12-12

QNAP and Platform9 Join Forces to Provide a Hybrid Cloud Solution with OpenStack

Taipei, Taiwan, December 12, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the integration of QNAP NAS and Platform9, the open source-as-a-service company making cloud infrastructure easy, to provide a powerful hybrid cloud solution that is remarkably easy to deploy and use across OpenStack environments. Platform9's managed OpenStack solution enables OpenStack users to use QNAP NAS for compact, highly-reliable on-premises data storage. "Enterprises are increasingly realizing the business value of OpenStack for managing production workloads, particularly in hybrid cloud ...
2016-12-08

QNAP Releases White Paper to Address All-flash Solution for 500 VDI Seats with VMware Horizon View

Taipei, Taiwan, December 8, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. released its "All-flash Solution for 500 VDI Seats with VMware Horizon View" white paper that was tested using Login VSI for benchmark performance. This white paper presents detailed storage architecture references and testing results for the deployment of 500 VDI users using QNAP ES1640dc, and provides a dependable VDI sizing guide for organizations looking for a reliable storage solution to deal with resource-demanding VDI applications. "This white paper is a very good reference for helping organizations to better understand the ...
2016-12-07

QNAP and ElephantDrive Provide Integrated Backup Solutions for QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, December 7, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. have teamed up with ElephantDrive - the leading provider of cloud backup solutions tailored for NAS devices - to provide a reliable, affordable, and flexible cloud backup solution that is perfectly integrated with QNAP NAS. Designed for the latest 64-bit QNAP NAS, ElephantDrive's storage solution integrates directly with QNAP devices and can be managed from anywhere for a complete cloud backup solution. Users that require uncompromising data protection can combine the fast, reliable, and feature-rich QNAP NAS with the simpl...
2016-12-02

QNAP Releases QTS 4.3 Beta, Introducing Intelligent Qtier, Qfiling, Enhanced Multimedia Apps, and More Exciting Features

Taipei, Taiwan, December 2, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the beta release of QTS 4.3 – the smart NAS operating system enhanced with intelligent, efficient, and automated services. With a streamlined user interface and abundant highly-anticipated applications, QTS 4.3 provides an unparalleled NAS experience and leads the way for both improved business productivity and greater home entertainment. “QTS 4.3 was designed around the concept of ‘intelligence’ and adds numerous competitive features to provide business and individual use...
2016-12-02

QNAP Releases the QmailClient Mobile App for Efficient Management of Multiple Email Accounts on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, December 2, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the QmailClient mobile app for iOS® and Android™ devices, enabling users to check multiple email accounts on the go, and to browse and send emails using the QmailAgent on their QNAP NAS. “QmailClient provides a handy tool for managing multiple email accounts from one place,” said Christine Wang, Product Manager of QNAP. “It not only supports reading and sending emails, but also allows for attaching files stored on the QNAP NAS for greater convenience.” QmailClient p...
2016-11-24

QNAP Partners with AMD to Launch TVS-x73 NAS, Featuring R-Series Quad-core APU, USB 3.1, 10GbE Expandability and 4K Video Playback

Taipei, Taiwan, November 24, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. have partnered with Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD), and announced the release of the high-performance TVS-x73 NAS series. With an AMD Embedded R-Series quad-core APU, up to 64GB RAM, AES-NI hardware encryption engine, two M.2 SATA 6Gb/s SSD slots, SSD cache, USB 3.1 (10Gbps), 10GbE expandability, dual HDMI output, and hardware-assisted 4K video decoding and encoding acceleration, the TVS-x73 series provides small and medium businesses with a perfect NAS solution to build a private cloud for applications including high-s...
2016-11-22

QNAP Launches Cost-effective Quad-core TS-1635 with Epic 16-bay Storage Capacity and Two 10 GbE SFP+ Ports

Taipei, Taiwan, November 22, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the 16-bay TS-1635 business NAS that supports twelve 3.5" HDDs and four 2.5" SSDs to accommodate massive data storage. The cost-effective quad-core TS-1635 comes with dual 10Gbe ports and dual Gigabit ports, meeting the demands for next-generation networks, high-speed file transfer, and helping small/medium businesses to reduce the cost in implementing 10GbE solutions. Equipped with an AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-514 quad-core 1.7 GHz ARM® Cortex®-A15 processor by Amazo...
2016-11-17

QNAP Releases Quad-core TS-531X NAS with Built-in dual 10GbE SFP+ Ports, Supporting Encryption and Container Virtualization

Taipei, Taiwan, November 17, 2016 - QNAP ® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the TS-531X - a powerful 5-bay business NAS that features two integrated 10GbE SFP+ ports, providing a cost-effective NAS solution with 10GbE connectivity. The TS-531X features Container Station, allowing users to rapidly develop and deploy IoT (Internet of Things) applications and supports VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) as an economical method for expanding the capacity of other QNAP NAS using unused storage space. The TS-531X is a versatile NAS that satisfies small/medium businesses' demands for 1...
2016-11-15

QNAP Announces Cost-efficient TS-x31P NAS Series Powered by ARM Cortex-A15 Dual-core Processor, Ideal for Home & Small Offices

Taipei, Taiwan, November 15, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the TS-x31P NAS series, including the TS-131P, TS-231P, and TS-431P. Powered by an AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-212 dual-core 1.7GHz processor, this series provides a high-performance and secure private cloud NAS solution tailored for home, SOHO and workgroup users. In addition to basic requirements such as file storage, sharing and backup, the TS-x31P series supports value-added cloud-based note-taking app, centralized email account management, contacts management, and abundant multime...
2016-10-31

QNAP and Arduino Team Up to Offer Private Cloud for IoT Developers

Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 31, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced a partnership with Arduino - the leading open-source ecosystem for educators, makers and IoT developers - to give IoT developers the ability to enable secure processing and storage of local data with extended connectivity by using a wide range of Arduino hardware with QNAP NAS. The QIoT Suite Lite software (using container technology) will be “Arduino ready” by Q1 2017, providing developers with great potential for deploying and storing the massive data generated by their IoT applications. &ld...
2016-10-25

QNAP Launches Enterprise-class TES-x85U NAS Series Featuring Intel Xeon D Processor and Dual OS Options

Taipei, Taiwan, October 25, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the powerful enterprise-class TES-x85U NAS series, including the 18-bay TES-1885U and the 30-bay TES-3085U. Both models are powered by a high-performance yet energy-saving Intel® Xeon® D processor, and provides the choice of dual OS inside a single rackmount NAS. Users can choose to install the business storage QES operating system or the app-centric QTS operating system based on their needs. The TES-x85U series with QES is the perfect backup storage for the dual-controller Enterprise ZFS NAS (ES1640dc). ...
2016-10-17

QNAP NAS Completes Milestone Solution Certification

Taipei, Taiwan, 17 October, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the TVS-EC2480U-SAS-RP (R2) and TS-EC2480U (R2) have achieved certification for Milestone XProtect Corporate 2016 R2 and Milestone XProtect Professional 2016 R2. This certification ensures that the aforementioned QNAP NAS support first-tier and multi-tier storage of both Live & Archive Databases on XProtect® VMS systems, and cost-effective storage can now be easily added to existing systems needing storage expansion that is highly reliable, scalable, and designed for business. &quo...
2016-10-14

QNAP Linux Station Fully Integrated with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS for Comprehensive NAS Multimedia Applications

Taipei, Taiwan, October 14, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that QNAP Linux Station is fully integrated with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS to provide complete multimedia applications. With HDMI output, QNAP NAS goes beyond being simple storage and provides a Home Theater PC solution for a complete home entertainment experience. Since the launch of HD Station, QNAP has greatly focused on open-source platform and service integration. Considering the rapid growth of multimedia software and application development, QNAP Linux Station is integrated with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS OS, allowing users...
2016-09-29

QNAP Partners with Xopero Software to Provide Xopero Backup software solution on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, September 29, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced a partnership with Xopero Software, a leading developer of enterprise-class solutions for data security and business continuity, to provide a backup solution for protecting up to three endpoints (computers and laptops) by backing up data to a QNAP NAS. Xopero extends the functionality of QNAP NAS and transforms it into a professional backup appliance with a centralized management panel to control and monitor data. Xopero also ensures zero downtime by allowing users to launch backups as virtual machi...
2016-09-23

QNAP Releases Qcontactz Beta for Centrally Managing Contact Information

Taipei, Taiwan, September 23, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the beta version of Qcontactz, an app that allows users to securely store a near-unlimited number of contacts on their QNAP NAS. With the ability to quickly import, manage, and find contact information, Qcontactz is the ideal method for storing valuable personal and business networking resources. Qcontactz is easy-to-use for its fundamental management functions. Users can directly add or import contacts from Google® accounts, and use CSV or vCard 3.0 files to import contacts from other ...
2016-09-19

QNAP Releases Qsirch Firefox Extension

Taipei, Taiwan, September 19, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that Qsirch has been enhanced with the addition of the Qsirch Helper extension for Mozilla Firefox®. According to an April 2016 report, Firefox's market share has reached 15.6% - overtaking Microsoft’s Internet Explorer and Edge browsers (15.5% combined). Reacting to this market share increase, QNAP created Qsirch Helper for Firefox to provide QNAP NAS users with greater choice in browser usage. Qsirch Helper allows users to search both their NAS and the Internet at the same time, enhancing ...
2016-09-15

Centrally Manage Multiple Email Accounts with the new QNAP QmailAgent (Beta)

Taipei, Taiwan, September 15, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released QmailAgent Beta for users to centrally manage multiple email accounts. QmailAgent supports mainstream email services (including Gmail™, Yahoo®, and Outlook®) and all IMAP-based email servers. Coupled with the huge storage potential provided by QNAP NAS, users can securely backup their emails and attachments.    “Alongside the convenience of managing multiple email accounts from a single interface, QmailAgent also provides greater privacy and security by allowing users to acces...
2016-09-12

QNAP Releases OceanKTV 1.1, Adding YouTube Video Streaming, DJ Console Control, Recommended Playlists, an Optimized User Interface and more Great Features

Taipei, Taiwan, September 12, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released version 1.1 of OceanKTV - the world's first NAS-based karaoke application - adding many of the features requested in the great feedback it has received since it was launched in January 2016. OceanKTV 1.1 adds YouTube™ video streaming, allowing users to directly enjoy the near-unlimited amount of music videos from YouTube. This allows users to enjoy music without needing to download or transfer them, providing greater convenience and saving time and storage space. “OceanKTV 1.1 a...
2016-09-08

QNAP TVS-x82 and TVS-x82T NAS Series Support Upgradable RAM to 64 GB

Taipei, Taiwan, September 8, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that its high-performance business-class TVS-x82 NAS series and TVS-x82T Thunderbolt™ NAS series, powered by 6th Generation Intel® 14nm multi-core processors, support upgrading the RAM to a maximum of 64 GB for optimal performance in memory-intensive applications such as virtualization. Featuring an advanced hardware design based on the concept of tiered storage, application-based partitioning, and network traffic distribution, the TVS-x82 and TVS-x82T series are designed for business and w...
2016-09-07

QNAP Releases Qfinder Pro 2.1.2 for Mac, Providing Optimized File Transfer Performance

Taipei, Taiwan, September 7, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released an updated version of Qfinder Pro 2.1.2 for Mac. This version rectifies slow Samba file transfer in Mac OS X 10.11.5 (and newer), allowing Mac users to directly mount Samba shared folders with efficient high-speed data transfer. “Mac OS X 10.11.5 sometimes caused Samba transfer speeds to drop. We're pleased to release Qfinder Pro 2.1.2, which fixes this issue and provides other new user-friendly features,” said Bobby Chen, Product Manager of QNAP, adding "in addition to fixing the...
2016-08-24

QNAP Releases QTS 4.2.2, Adding Exclusive Virtual JBOD Technology: Expand Storage Capacity Using Unused Space from Other QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, August 24, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of QTS 4.2.2 – the smart NAS operating system – with its new innovative storage capacity expansion technology. VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) Beta allows users to expand the capacity of a QNAP NAS by using unused storage resources from other QNAP NAS. VJBOD is a great benefit for users with multiple QNAP NAS and helps achieve optimal capacity utilization in a cost-effective way. “With VJBOD, users can make the best use of available storage resources across multiple QNAP NAS and ...
2016-08-18

QNAP Partners with Golden Frog to Provide VyprVPN’s Secure Personal VPN Service on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, August 18, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced a partnership with Golden Frog, a company that offers online privacy and security solutions, to provide their secured and private personal VPN service, VyprVPN, to QNAP NAS users. Through this collaboration VyprVPN is available on the QTS App Center in the Beta Lab category. QNAP users can directly connect to VyprVPN using their QNAP NAS and select from three protocols to encrypt their Internet connection (PPTP, OpenVPN-256, OpenVPN-160). VyprVPN for QNAP provides users with increased security and priv...
2016-08-16

QNAP Unveils Dual-core NAS TS-251A and TS-451A, Featuring a USB QuickAccess Port and Supporting 4K Video Playback and Transcoding

Taipei, Taiwan, August 16, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the dual-core 2-bay TS-251A and the 4-bay TS-451A. These models feature a unique USB QuickAccess port to directly connect them to computers via USB 3.0, offering great plug-and-use convenience to access files stored on the NAS with up to 100 MB/s throughput. Coupled with NAS and iSCSI SAN features, it provides a complete storage solution for file backup, synchronization, and remote access. With two Gigabit LAN ports for delivering up to 211 MB/s throughput, 4K video playback and transcoding su...
2016-08-15

QNAP NAS TS-831X comes with 8 native SATA 6Gb/s ports to accommodate SSDs and 10GbE applications at a great value

Taipei, Taiwan, August 15, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the internal testing results of the QNAP TS-831X Turbo NAS and proved that a TS-831X with eight solid-state drives (SSDs) can reach read speeds of 1499MB/s and write speeds of 665MB/s with its all-native SATA 6Gb/s ports and integrated dual 10GbE SFP+ LAN ports, making it the perfect solution for high-bandwidth applications. As SSD are becoming increasingly prevalent on the market due to their falling costs,  higher performance, zero noise and low power consumption, they have become the grea...
2016-08-15

The 10GbE-built-in TS-EC1280U R2 NAS Receives Significant Feedback from Business Users

Taipei, Taiwan, August 15, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce that the enterprise-class rackmount TS-EC1280U R2 NAS has received significant feedback from business users. With two built-in SFP+ based 10GbE ports while keeping the same price tag as the previous TS-EC1280U, the TS-EC1280U R2 enhances IOPS-demanding applications such as virtualization, databases, multimedia online editing, and large file transfer workflows. The TS-EC1280U R2 provides models powered by an Intel® Xeon® E3-1246 v3 3.5 GHz processor and 4GB DDR3 ECC RAM, and further adds...
2016-07-22

QNAP to Discontinue Digital Signage Player Products

Taipei, Taiwan, July 22, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that development and support for Digital Signage Players will be discontinued in order to consolidate future developments for NAS products. Software updates and technical support for Signage Players and their related software will be completely halted. The affected products and software includes: iS-1500, iS-1510, iS-1600, iS-1600 WL, iS-1620, iS-1620 WL, iS-1650, iS1650 WL, iS-1900, iS-2800, iS-2820, iS-2840, iS-3600, iS-3640 and iSignager Software. "We are proud of our Digital Signage Player pr...
2016-07-20

QNAP Releases Upgraded Qsirch 2.2, Enabling More Accurate and Effective NAS File Search

Taipei, Taiwan, July 20, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the upgraded Qsirch 2.2 that adds the following features: personalized filters for improved search accuracy, enhanced email search for efficient management of stored emails, and document previewing for a better browsing experience. Qsirch is an exclusive search engine developed by QNAP. It supports over 6,000 file types to assist users in finding specific files stored on QNAP NAS within seconds. “To complement QNAP NAS as a huge data center, ‘searchability’ is one of the key areas...
2016-07-13

QNAP App Center Adds Domotz Pro System for Home Automation

QNAP users can now monitor their network and devices from anywhere by mobile app Taipei, Taiwan, July 13, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced support for the Domotz Pro System, which is now available for download on the QTS App Center in the Home Automation category. QNAP users can install the system by downloading the Domotz Pro agent from the App Center and by accessing one of the Domotz apps for via Google Play™, the App Store® or web. “We are thrilled that Domotz Pro is one of the first home automation applications on the offici...
2016-07-06

QNAP Launches Enterprise ZFS NAS ES1640dc, Featuring Intel Xeon E5 Dual Active Controllers for Near-zero Downtime Reliable Services

Taipei, Taiwan, July 6, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the official release of the Enterprise ZFS NAS ES1640dc – a whole-new product line for mission-critical tasks and intensive virtualization applications. Representing a milestone for QNAP’s step into the enterprise storage market, the ES1640dc delivers business-class cloud computing data storage with Intel® Xeon® E5 processors, dual active controllers, and full support for virtualization environments. The ES1640dc runs the new FreeBSD-based QES operating system that assists businesses in buildi...
2016-07-05

QNAP Releases Qmedia App for Enjoying NAS Media Content via Apple TV

Taipei, Taiwan, July 5, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the Qmedia App for tvOS®, allowing QNAP NAS users to enjoy the videos, photos, and music files stored on their NAS via Apple TV. QNAP NAS is more than a secure and reliable storage center. With an abundance of entertainment and multimedia apps, QNAP NAS can easily perform as the cornerstone of digital home and share media across a wide range of devices and services. With the Qmedia app, users can enjoy their media directly using Apple TV without needing to log into their NAS. “QNAP ai...
2016-06-21

QNAP Introduces Audio Box to Extend OceanKTV Support to More NAS Models

Taipei, Taiwan, June 21, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the Audio Box, a companion device that allows OceanKTV (QNAP’s NAS-based karaoke application) to be used with a wider range of QNAP NAS models. “Since the launch of OceanKTV, the idea of a NAS-based karaoke system has intrigued many users,” said Marcus Yang, Product Manager of QNAP, adding “The Audio Box fulfils the rising demand for OceanKTV by extending compatibility to a wider range of HDMI-enabled QNAP NAS models, allowing more users to enjoy the unique en...
2016-06-20

QNAP Releases Qget iOS App for Remote Download Management on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, June 20, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the Qget mobile app for iOS® devices, enabling users to remotely manage download tasks on their QNAP NAS, easily search download resources, and manage downloaded files on the go. Qget is a convenient, easy-to-use download management app for QNAP NAS. Its support for DDNS and CloudLink makes it easy to connect to the NAS, and users can directly add BT, HTTP, FTP, and Magnet link download tasks to Download Station with the built-in web browser as well as setting up download schedules. Qget also su...
2016-06-16

QNAP Announces High-performance TVS-x82 Business NAS Series, Supporting Tiered Storage, Application-based Partitioning and Network Traffic Distribution

Taipei, Taiwan, May 25, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the powerful TVS-x82 series, aimed at business users in need of the utmost performance and storage efficiency. Available in three different models (TVS-1282, TVS-882 and TVS-682) the TVS-x82 series adopts the latest 6th Generation Intel® 14nm multi-core processors and has been designed to meet specific usage scenarios to accomplish tiered storage, application-based partitioning, and network traffic distribution with outstanding performance. The TVS-x82 series also features HDMI output for delivering ...
2016-06-14

QNAP Launches the Next-generation Thunderbolt 2 NAS TVS-x82T Series, Featuring Tiered Storage, Application-based Partitioning and Network Traffic Distribution

Taipei, Taiwan, June 14, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of its next-generation, high-performance Thunderbolt™ 2 NAS TVS-x82T series. Available in three different models (TVS-1282T, TVS-882T and TVS-682T) the TVS-x82T series is powered by 6th Generation Intel® 14nm multi-core processors that deliver higher system performance for CPU-demanding applications. Featuring an advanced hardware design based on the concept of tiered storage, application-based partitioning, and network traffic distribution the TVS-x82T series achieves maximized storage efficienc...
2016-06-06

QNAP to Discontinue Digital TV Station

Taipei, Taiwan, June 6, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that development and support for Digital TV Station (an app for watching and recording TV online with QNAP NAS) will be discontinued in order to focus on developing new apps for an improved and more specialized user experience. Software updates and technical support for Digital TV Station will be ceased, and the app will be removed from QTS App Center. "QNAP is dedicated to providing the best multimedia solutions to meet the needs of the fast-moving world of online video platforms, changing u...
2016-06-02

QNAP Releases All-In-One Hybrid Backup Sync for Efficient Data Backup, Restoration and Synchronization

Taipei, Taiwan, June 2, 2016 -  QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the comprehensive Hybrid Backup Sync which integrates backup, restoration and synchronization functions into one QTS app to enhance the efficiency of data backup and disaster recovery in local, remote and cloud storage. Featuring multi-version backup, flexible job scheduling, smart data reduction, speedy data transfer and upgraded encryption, Hybrid Backup Sync provides versatile, efficient, and convenient management functions. “We are happy to announce Hybrid Backup Sync, our multifunctio...
2016-06-01

QNAP NAS TS-453A Wins COMPUTEX Best Choice Award 2016

Taipei, Taiwan, June 1, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that its QTS-Linux Combo NAS TS-453A has won the highly-regarded COMPUTEX Best Choice Award 2016 for excellence in the Computers & Systems category. “It is a great honor for our TS-453A to be recognized by COMPUTEX TAIPEI with the Best Choice Award along with other products from celebrated companies,” said Meiji Chang, General Manager of QNAP. “Combining excellent hardware and innovative QTS-Linux dual systems, the TS-453A represents QNAP’s innovation and proactive thinking to ...
2016-05-31

COMPUTEX 2016: QNAP Showcases QIoT Containers, Optimized NAS Solutions for Multimedia Workflows, SMB Storage, Enterprise Storage Center, and More Compelling New Products

Taipei, Taiwan, May 31, 2016 – At COMPUTEX Taipei 2016, QNAP® Systems, Inc. (at Stand J0830) got the show started with its visionary QIoT Containers – a private IoT cloud platform – and demonstrated a wide range of NAS solutions from multimedia applications, SMB storage, enterprise storage centers, and numerous other new products and features. QNAP also cooperated with HGST®, Seagate®, Toshiba® and WD® at COMPUTEX 2016 to showcase joint solutions for QNAP NAS with a wide range of HDDs and SSDs. QIoT Containers: QNAP’s private IoT c...
2016-05-27

QNAP Partners with Canonical to Enhance NAS with Ubuntu for Advanced Internet of Things Development

Taipei, Taiwan, May 27, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. has announced today a partnership with Canonical. The partnership will provide an advanced platform for the development of services and applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) using both Ubuntu and QTS operating systems. Canonical and QNAP will cooperate to provide, promote, and enable the creation of an ecosystem of IoT applications across home, SMB, and enterprises. QNAP leverages its NAS operating system, QTS, with its built-in, mature, and comprehensive virtualization platform and further, integrates the Ubuntu...
2016-05-24

QNAP Launches Cost-effective 8-bay, Quad-core Business NAS TS-831X with Integrated dual 10GbE SFP+ Ports

Taipei, Taiwan, May 24, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the powerful 8-bay business NAS TS-831X that features two built-in 10GbE SFP+ ports to fully support 10GbE high-speed networks as a cost-effective NAS solution. The TS-831X further supports VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) to introduce an economical way to utilize unused NAS storage space for expanding the storage capacity of other QNAP NAS. Taking advantage of TS-831X’s native support of Container Station, organizations can rapidly develop and deploy Internet of Things (IoT) apps to create ...
2016-04-29

QNAP to Showcase Private IoT Cloud Platform at IoT World 2016

Taipei, Taiwan, April 29, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. has redefined NAS for IoT and will be showcasing its grand vision of “NAS as Private IoT Cloud Platform” at IoT World 2016 – at Santa Clara Convention Center, Silicon Valley, California. QNAP’s NAS has catapulted the company to a commanding leadership position by offering the broadest lineup of products and solutions that are feature-packed yet affordable for home users, SMBs, and enterprises. QNAP now envisions “QIoT Containers” – a Private IoT Cloud Platform based ...
2016-04-21

QNAP Releases QTS 4.2.1, Adding Network & Virtual Switch, Proxy Server, Qsirch, Virtualization Station 2.1, and More Powerful Features

Taipei, Taiwan, April 21, 2016  – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of QTS 4.2.1 – the smart NAS operating system – with more new features and improved apps that empower users to achieve more with both data management and office applications. With powerful new features and upgraded applications, QTS 4.2.1 makes for smarter and smoother data management experiences with stronger cloud service security. “We are pleased to release QTS 4.2.1 and believe that it will allow our users to achieve more in their business and home life. We ...
2016-04-19

QNAP Launches 4-bay TBS-453A M.2 SSD NASbook: the World’s First M.2 SSD NAS with Built-in Hardware-based Network Switch

Taipei, Taiwan, April 19, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the world’s first M.2 SSD-based NAS - the TBS-453A NASbook. Featuring a quad-core Intel® processor and using M.2 SSDs for storage, the TBS-453A not only provides full NAS functionalities with RAID protection in an ultra-compact size, but can also act as a physical network switch and share network access with multiple users. With its compact, near-silent design, dual HDMI output, and 4K display, the TBS-453A NASbook can fit in anywhere to boost the productivity and connectivity of small offices. ...
2016-03-23

QNAP Launches Powerful TVS-ECx80U-SAS R2 and TS-ECx80U R2 Enterprise-class NAS Series with Built-in 10GbE SFP+ Ports

Taipei, Taiwan, March 23, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the new enterprise-class rackmount TVS-ECx80U-SAS R2 and TS-ECx80U R2 NAS series. Both series include two built-in SFP+ based 10GbE ports while keeping the same price tag as the previous TVS-ECx80U-SAS/TS-ECx80U series. The TS-ECx80U R2 series also includes models featuring an Intel® Core™ i3 3.5 GHz processor and 8GB DDR3 or 4GB DDR3 ECC RAM, providing businesses with more options to satisfy demands for higher-speed Ethernet solutions. The TVS-ECx80U-SAS R2 series is equipped w...
2016-03-21

QNAP Launches Double Server TDS-16489U Featuring Dual Intel® Xeon® E5 CPU for Big Data Computing

Taipei, Taiwan, March 21, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of the powerful Double Server TDS-16489U that integrates an application server and storage server into one chassis. Distinguishably powered by dual Intel® Xeon® E5 processors with up to 1TB RAM, the server-grade TDS-16489U supports Qtier™ Technology, 12Gb/s SAS and 10GbE/40GbE networks to provide unrivaled performance for Big Data computing and to assist enterprises in mission-critical tasks as a one-device solution for applications, storage and virtualization. “The TDS-1...
2016-03-07

QNAP Releases Updated Qsirch 2.1 with the Qsirch Helper Chrome Extension

Taipei, Taiwan, March 07, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that Qsirch 2.1 has been updated with the useful Chrome™ extension - Qsirch Helper - to enable faster and easier file searching. With Qsirch Helper, users can directly search for files on a QNAP NAS using Google Chrome™, and use Qsirch with Chromebook to enhance file search efficiency. Qsirch Helper allows users to search both their NAS and the Internet at the same time, enhancing the file search scale and range. When using Google™, Qsirch Helper will simultaneously search for the same...
2016-03-02

QNAP Announces Budget Dual-core TS-128 and TS-228 Compact NAS, Ideal for Home Users to Create Their Personal Cloud

Taipei, Taiwan, March 2, 2016 - QNAP® Systems Inc. today announced the release of the energy-efficient and budget-friendly dual-core Compact NAS, including the 1-bay TS-128 and 2-bay TS-228. Designed with a mini-tower form factor that takes less desktop space, they are ideal for home users to create their own personal cloud. The feature-rich TS-128/228 helps users to easily handle file backup and synchronization tasks, and also provides remote access and a wide range of multimedia apps to enrich their digital lifestyle. “As photoshooting and recording with sma...
2016-02-04

QNAP Releases QTS 4.2 for QTS-Android Dual-system NAS TAS-168/268: Empowering Home Entertainment with New Features

Taipei, Taiwan, February 4, 2016 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today officially released QTS 4.2, the smart NAS operating system, for the QTS-Android Combo NAS TAS-168 and TAS-268. Now users can enjoy the streamlined UI design and enhanced new features on TAS-168/268 for rich multimedia entertainment and for smarter, smoother and more spectacular cloud experiences with stronger security.  “QTS 4.2 introduces a new interface design for its desktop, Storage Manager, and multiple other applications for an improved user experience. The TAS-168/268 combines...
2016-01-30

QNAP Releases OceanKTV Beta, Turning QNAP NAS into Karaoke System for an Excellent Singing Experience

Taipei, Taiwan, January 30, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of OceanKTV beta, the first NAS-based karaoke application on the market. Coupled with the high-capacity storage of QNAP NAS, tone-tuning function, an optimized user-interface design, and HDMI output, OceanKTV transforms a QNAP NAS into an exclusive karaoke system to provide users with a relaxing and affordable karaoke experience. “We have introduced various applications for QNAP NAS with HDMI-out, and OceanKTV is another out-of-the-box feature developed for NAS multimedia a...
2016-01-11

Qsirch 2.0 Full-text Search Engine Upgraded with File Distribution and More Features, Fully Compatible with TS-531P QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, January 11, 2016 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced their exclusive Qsirch 2.0 has been updated to include file distribution features to enable displaying search results by file categories, including photos, music, videos or documents, and users can customize the display of file distribution in order of date modified, file size or other criteria. The newly-released Qsirch 2.0 now runs file indexing as a background task and allows instant file sharing to enhance the user experience. Qsirch 2.0 also adds support for the ARM-based TS-531P QNAP NAS. Q...