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QNAP Brings Thunderbolt NAS lineup, 10GbE-enabled Business NAS and More NAS Solutions to BVE 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, February 22, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. will showcase its cutting-edge network-attached storage innovations at BVE 2017, the UK's leading entertainment and media tech event, which runs from Feb. 28, 2017 to Mar. 2, 2017 at ExCeL London. Visitors to QNAP's stand N18 at BVE 2017 will see a wide variety of NAS solutions designed to enhance multimedia workflows, including the industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, 10GbE-ready NAS and the other series for businesses. QNAP will demonstrate how QNAP NAS solutions can be used to optimise workflows for prof...

QNAP Launches TS-431X - 4-bay Entry-level Business NAS with Built-in 10GbE SFP+ Port

Taipei, Taiwan, February 16, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new TS-431X NAS - a cost-effective dual-core business NAS supporting 4 drives, one built-in 10GbE SFP+ port, and hardware-accelerated encryption. Along with its application-aware design and abundant productive features including containerized virtualization, centralized email management, a private-cloud-based note-taking tool, and Virtual JBOD, the 10GbE-ready TS-431X is a perfect NAS for small and midsize businesses looking for backup, restoration, private cloud, and higher bandwidth for rigorous data process...

QNAP Cinder Driver Supports OpenStack Ocata, Providing Block Storage and Snapshots

Taipei, Taiwan, February 14, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the QNAP Cinder Driver has been verified by OpenStack® to support the upcoming "Ocata" version. Businesses can easily configure QNAP NAS as block storage supporting their OpenStack environment to build a cost-effective hybrid cloud solution. "The support for the OpenStack Cinder Driver enables QNAP's enterprise-grade NAS to be an integral part of OpenStack ecosystems, providing businesses with a flexible, easy-to-use, and low-cost storage solution," said Waterball Liu, Pro...

QNAP Launches Cost-efficient TS-x31XU Series Rackmount NAS with Quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU and Dual 10GbE SFP+ Ports

Taipei, Taiwan, February 6, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class TS-x31XU series rackmount NAS; available in 4, 8 and 12-bay models with single and redundant power supply options. Powered by an AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-314 quad-core 1.7 GHz ARM® Cortex-A15 CPU, the TS-x31XU features 2GB or 4GB DDR3 RAM (expandable to 16GB), includes two built-in 10GbE SFP+ ports, and supports the innovative VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) and Container Station, providing a high-performance, multifunctional and power-efficient storage solution. ...

QNAP Releases QRM+ (Beta) for Central Management of Networked Devices

Taipei, Taiwan, January 26, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the QRM+ (QNAP Remote Manager Plus) Beta, providing IT staff with powerful integrated multi-device management with an innovative visual interface. With QRM+ all networked computers (servers, PCs, thin clients, and more) can be centrally managed, deployed and monitored - greatly simplifying task management and troubleshooting processes. "QRM+ combines device discovery, management and monitoring needs for networked devices, helping IT staff complete tasks with minimal effort and time," said Floyd Sung, se...

QNAP Joins Hands with IFTTT to Boost NAS Productivity

Taipei, Taiwan, January 25, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the IFTTT Agent for QNAP NAS. IFTTT (If This Then That) is currently one of the most popular web automation services, and with the IFTTT Agent users can create NAS-specific applets on the IFTTT website for greater automation and to boost their productivity. IFTTT allows users to link various Internet-connected devices/services to create simple but powerful cross-app workflows. With QNAP's IFTTT Agent, users can connect their IFTTT account to their QNAP NAS and create a near-unlimited number of N...

QNAP Launches Thunderbolt 2 NAS TVS-882ST2 with Intel Core i5 Processor, Dual 10GbE, USB 3.1 10Gbps

Taipei, Taiwan, January 24, 2017 - QNAP ® Systems, Inc. today released the TVS-882ST2 Thunderbolt™ 2 NAS. Powered by an energy-efficient Intel® 6th Generation 14nm Core™ i5 Quad-core processor with AES-NI hardware encryption and supporting eight 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s SSD/HDD, it also includes high-speed Thunderbolt 2 connectivity, 10GbE 10GBASE-T dual networking ports, USB 3.1 Type-C/Type-A 10Gbps ports, 4K HDMI output and provides a Thunderbolt/NAS/iSCSI SAN triple solution. The TVS-882ST2 empowers intensive applications such as 4K video editing, and provides high-spee...

Use your QNAP NAS as a Wireless Base Station with the new WirelessAP Station

Taipei, Taiwan, January 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released WirelessAP Station, a convenient app that allows QNAP NAS with installed PCIe wireless network cards to be used as a wireless base station. QNAP received plaudits at CES 2017 for its numerous innovations and willingness to break boundaries. “WirelessAP Station allows users to directly connect their devices to their NAS to access files and services without affecting network performance,” said Hanz Sung, Product Manager of QNAP, adding “WirelessAP Station not only provides a wireless base sta...

QNAP Strengthens Partnership with Canonical to Provide Enhanced DLNA Video Streaming Application on QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, January 16, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is further strengthening its partnership with Canonical™, a renowned open-source software company, to provide a variety of multimedia streaming apps for a complete multimedia experience.  QNAP Linux Station is fully integrated with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Users can download a wide range of multimedia apps from Ubuntu Software Center, including Plex Media Server, KMPlayer, LibreOffice, VLC, and more. With HDMI output, users can play media files saved on QNAP NAS to TVs and monitors. Users can also install Twonky Server and ...

Visit QNAP at IoT Tech Expo Global 2017 and Join IoT Hackathon to Make Things Work

Taipei, Taiwan, January 13, 2017 - At IoT Tech Expo Global 2017, QNAP® Systems, Inc. will showcase the unique QIoT Suite Lite software and demonstrate its grand vision of “NAS as Private IoT Cloud Platform”. QNAP is also proud to host the IoT Hackathon for Makers and coding enthusiasts to experience NAS as a private cloud solution to build IoT applications. QIoT Suite Lite enables developers to push telemetry data generated by sensors on development boards to the QIoT Device Gateway with the help of the QIoT device SDK. The QIoT Device Gateway supports multiple pro...

CES 2017: QNAP Unveils Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, QIoT Suite and QTS IoT Server, 4K Live-stream Broadcasts, and More NAS Solutions

Las Vegas, NV, January 4, 2017 – QNAP®, Inc. will unleash full-throttle network-attached storage innovations at CES 2017 in Las Vegas (The Sands Expo, Level 2 – No. 41169), including industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS solutions, revolutionary Thunderbolt-to-Ethernet (T2E) Converter technology, game-changing Internet of Things applications, 4K live-streaming/broadcasting, alongside the ultimate storage device that combines NAS and optical discs. This versatility demonstrates QNAP's willingness to break boundaries, and will stand out at CES across the consumer, SM...

QNAP Video Station Supports Versatile Media Add-ons for Detailed Content Information and Optimized User Experience

Taipei, Taiwan, January 3, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that Video Station 5.0 now supports various online multimedia databases, including IMDb, TMDB for Movie, TMDB for TV and TheTVDB for TV. With media add-ons, users can easily browse video information (such as director, cast, ratings and reviews) in Video Station. Users can also download posters for movies and TV series and use them as video preview images. Video Station supports online multimedia databases that provide detailed video information in multiple languages. Users can automatically download updated conte...