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2017-09-19

Visit QNAP at IP EXPO Europe 2017 to Experience Advanced QTS Features

Taipei, Taiwan, September 19, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. will exhibit at the IP EXPO Europe 2017 held in ExCel London, from October 4th to 5th, 2017. QNAP will demonstrate our advanced QTS business applications at the booth, visitors to QNAP’s stand E1 will see a selection of NAS solutions designed to enhance business workflows, including the industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, 10GbE-ready solution, and a wide variety of SMB to entry-level enterprise NAS series. What are we going to showcase At the IP EXPO Europe 2017, QNAP will showcase TVS-1282T3 and TS...
2017-09-18

Qmedia Makes Android TV More Powerful

Taipei, Taiwan, September 18, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today unveiled the revamped Qmedia Android TV app for streaming multimedia content. Simply install the app in Google Play on your Android TV or set-top box to stream photos, music and videos from your QNAP NAS. The intuitive user interface is specifically designed for the whole family to conveniently enjoy a rich multimedia experience without needing a complicated setup process. “QNAP is devoted to improving the multimedia experience for our users by bringing multiple platforms together”, said Bennett Cheng, Produ...
2017-09-14

QNAP Releases TS-x31P2 and TS-431X2 NAS Series for SMB and Home, Featuring Faster Quad-core Processor and Snapshots for Greater Data Protection

Taipei, Taiwan, September 14, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the TS-x31P2 (available in 2-bay and 4-bay) and TS-431X2 (4-bay) Series with quad-core processors, providing SMB and SOHO users with a more powerful NAS for their collaborative workflows and resource-demanding applications. Both series support Snapshots, allowing users to easily restore the NAS to a previous state in the event of an unexpected NAS failure or when struck by a ransomware attack (The Snapshots feature will be available from QTS 4.3.4). The TS-431X2 also features a 10GbE SFP+ port for empowering conta...
2017-09-13

QNAP QTS 4.3.4 OS Sneak-preview: Snapshots Supported by ARM-based NAS, and a Closer Look at the TS-x77 Ryzen NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, September 13, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. provided a “Live QTS 4.3.4 Presentation” to unveil major advancements of the upcoming QTS 4.3.4 NAS operating system, including snapshot support for ARM-based QNAP NAS, and further information of the pioneering Ryzen™-powered TS-x77 series. QNAP has worked closely with AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company, and AMD to create advanced, high-performance, high-security NAS solutions for business and workgroup users. Snapshot support for ARM-based QNAP NAS From QTS 4.3.4, QNAP will empower ARM-ba...
2017-08-31

QNAP Named CVE Numbering Authority (CNA), Making Every Effort to Provide Optimal Data Protection

Taipei, Taiwan, August 31, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the company has been designated as a Common Vulnerability and Exposure (CVE) Numbering Authority (CNA) by MITRE Corporation, an international non-for-profit security institute. Effective immediately, QNAP is entitled to assign CVE IDs for security vulnerabilities in its products and will receive security alerts from around the world. From proactively investigating vulnerabilities, releasing timely security updates, to publicly disclosing issues, QNAP aims to provide users with the most secure and reliable stora...
2017-08-30

A Store of the Future: QNAP and IEI to Showcase “Grab & Go” Intelligent Store at WCIT 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, August 30, 2017 – The World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2017), also known as the Olympics of the ICT industry, will take place from September 10-13 in Taipei. In line with the theme “Living the Digi+tal Dream”, QNAP® Systems, Inc. and IEI® Integration Corp. will bring together their IoT innovations to demonstrate smart retail solutions - an “Intelligent Store” that integrates business intelligence technologies to fulfill responsive in-store experiences and return business results faster. The demonstrated intelligent store ...
2017-08-29

QNAP’s QIoT Suite Lite Enables Hybrid Cloud Solutions for IoT and Successfully Practices Smart Farming in Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan, August 29, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is an active participant in IoT, and today officially released its innovative private IoT cloud platform - QIoT Suite Lite that employs the secure computing and private storage provided by QNAP NAS and facilitates hybrid-cloud IoT solutions to maximize benefits from both private and public clouds. The QIoT service strategy focuses more on collaboration with system integrators, assisting organizations in capturing the maximum digital value for greater business potential of IoT. Teddy Kuo, Chairman of QNAP stated “...
2017-08-25

Instantly Find NAS Files with Qsirch on Mobile Devices

Taipei, Taiwan, August 25, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released Qsirch for mobile devices, allowing users to search for files on multiple QNAP NAS from anywhere at any time. Files can be instantly previewed, downloaded and shared after finding them and users can also easily search offline files in other QNAP apps using Qsirch offline search. “With the release of the Qsirch mobile app, we aim to provide a complete file search experience for our users. In addition to searching from Qsirch on QTS and browser extensions/add-ons, users now can search from their mobile devices...
2017-08-24

QNAP’s Enterprise ZFS NAS Certified for Windows Server 2016

Taipei, Taiwan, August 24, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the dual-controller Enterprise ZFS NAS ES1640dc v2 has earned certification for Windows Server® 2016, and is also supported in Hyper-V® environments. This certification ensures that the Enterprise ZFS NAS is compatible with Windows Server 2016, making it a dependable storage for Hyper-V VMs and a parallel enterprise-grade file server. “Hyper-V is one of the primary hypervisor platforms for current IT infrastructure and brings lots of new features in Windows Server 2016,” sa...
2017-08-23

Waving the Flag for Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade - QNAP to Power Chinese Television System’s Broadcasting of the Games with a Rock-solid Data Backup Solution

Taipei, Taiwan, August 23, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is honored to be one of the storage and backup device suppliers for Chinese Television System (CTS), the host broadcaster of the 2017 Summer Universiade games taking place in Taipei, Taiwan from 19-30 August 2017. CTS, the national broadcaster of Taiwan, is the main broadcasting service provider of this high-profile international sporting event. To deliver the ultimate viewing experience to millions of viewers worldwide, CTS set up the International Broadcasting Center (IBC) and selected an array of state-of-the-art media equipment...
2017-08-03

QNAP Integrates Dahua Technology Network Cameras to Extend Video Surveillance Feasibility

Taipei, Taiwan, August 3, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that QNAP NAS are now compatible with Dahua Technology’s Eco-Savvy 3.0, H.265 Wi-Fi and H.265 PTZ series network cameras. QNAP surveillance applications integrate comprehensive video surveillance features into NAS, providing storage expandability and storage space management functions for surveillance users. With H.265 compression technology, Dahua’s network cameras ensure video recording with lower bandwidth and great security efficiency. Dahua Technology has one of the most complete line-ups of...
2017-07-27

QNAP Unveils Quad-core Rackmount TS-x53BU Series NAS with Expandable PCIe M.2 SSD and 10 GbE Connectivity

Taipei, Taiwan, July 27, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the TS-x53BU series NAS (available in 4-bay, 8-bay and 12-bay models with single and redundant power supply options) that offers optimal performance and deployment flexibility with 4 Gigabit LAN ports and expandability for M.2 SSD and 10 GbE connections. The TS-x53BU features a standard 1U and 2U form factor, and is ideal for SMBs and workgroups who require stable, secure and high-performance storage. Powered by a 14nm Intel® Celeron® J3455 quad-core 1.5GHz processor (burst up to 2.3 GHz), up to 8GB dual-cha...
2017-07-21

Visit QNAP at ELECOMP IRAN 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, July 21, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. will be exhibiting at the ELECOMP IRAN 2017, Tehran International Exhibition Center, from July 21st to July 24th, 2017. QNAP provides diverse NAS solutions for different market segments from home users, small/medium businesses to entry-level enterprises and is dedicated to delivering complete solutions for users. Moreover, the smart NAS operating system, QTS 4.3, offers an unparalleled NAS experience with intelligent applications and a streamlined user interface to lead the way for both improved business productivity and greater home...
2017-07-19

QNAP Officially Releases Browser Station, Providing Optimized Internet Browsing Experiences

Taipei, Taiwan, July 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today officially released Browser Station, an app that helps users avoid geographic restrictions and complex VPN settings when remotely accessing data on the same LAN as the QNAP NAS. Abundant user feedback has been collected since the beta version of Browser Station was released, and the official version includes many optimizations from the user interface to usage experience, providing a convenient and safe way to browse the web and access protected data. “We appreciate the valuable feedback from users that helped...
2017-07-12

QNAP Launches TS-x73U Rackmount NAS with AMD R-Series Quad-core CPU, Dual 10GbE SFP+ Ports, M.2 SSD Slots and up to 64GB DDR4 RAM

Taipei, Taiwan, July 12, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class AMD-powered TS-x73U series NAS; available in 8, 12 and 16-bay models with single and redundant power supply options. With a high-performance AMD Embedded R-Series RX-421ND quad-core CPU (2.1 GHz base, 3.4 GHz boost), a pre-installed dual-port 10GbE SFP+ network card, and two M.2 SATA 6Gb/s SSD slots (for empowering SSD caching to realize optimized storage efficiency with Qtier™ technology), the rack-mountable TS-x73U series is ideal for business organizations looking for a secure private c...
2017-06-28

QNAP Wins Best NAS Device in the European Hardware Awards

Taipei, Taiwan, June 28, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the TS-451+ NAS has won the Best NAS Device in the European Hardware Awards 2017. “The TS-451+ is an ideal NAS for users looking to build a secure, high-performance private cloud at an affordable price tag, and we are honored that it was recognized in the European Hardware Awards 2017,” said Meiji Chang, General Manager of QNAP. With an Intel® Celeron® quad-core CPU, up to 8GB DDR3L RAM, and AES 256-bit volume and folder encryption, the TS-451+ is an uncompromising high-performance scala...
2017-06-22

QNAP’s Cost-effective TS-831X and TS-531X NAS now Support QM2 Expansion Cards and Feature an Upgraded Quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU

Taipei, Taiwan, June 22, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. announced that its cost-effective, 10GbE-ready TS-831X and TS-531X business NAS now support QNAP’s innovative QM2 PCIe expansion cards. By installing a QM2 card, users can easily configure M.2 SSDs for the NAS to enjoy boosted performance with SSD caching or a caching pool, or add additional 10GbE 10GBASE-T connectivity. Both the TS-831X and TS-531X now also ship with an upgraded AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-314 quad-core 1.7 GHz processor that delivers higher performance. Both the 8-bay TS-831X and 5-bay ...
2017-06-15

Automatically-enabled RAID Scrubbing With QTS 4.3.30210 Build 20170606

Taipei, Taiwan, June 15, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. has started releasing the QTS 4.3.3.0210 Build 20170606 update to users. After installing the update, scheduled RAID Scrubbing will be automatically enabled on QNAP NAS (if not already enabled by users) to increase the integrity of user data, and to proactively ensure the security of disk groups. RAID Scrubbing is used to verify the data integrity of disk groups with RAID 5 and RAID 6 configurations. It works by running a redundancy check to detect and correct inconsistencies that are undetectable during routine usage. Periodicall...
2017-06-08

QNAP Introduces TVS-882BR Blu-ray NAS Series and Partners with Fengtao Software (DVDFab) to Provide a Comprehensive Disc-based File Backup Solution

Taipei, Taiwan, June 8, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today launched the TVS-882BR Blu-ray NAS series (including the TVS-882BR and TVS-882BRT3 models). QNAP also announced a partnership with Fengtao Software to provide an all-in-one backup solution with its DVDFab software. DVDFab provides a complete solution for backing up disc-based files to the NAS for more convenient storage while also enabling NAS-based files to be written to discs for disaster recovery purposes. The TVS-882BRT3 also features four Thunderbolt™ 3 ports, providing a highly-efficient collaborative environment for...
2017-06-02

QNAP Releases Qfixes for Samba Writable Share Vulnerability

Taipei, Taiwan, June 2, 2017 – The administrators of the open-source software Samba have disclosed a vulnerability in their software, which can be used to execute malicious code on affected devices. QNAP® Systems, Inc is committed to protecting the privacy and data security of our users and has released Qfixes for QNAP NAS to patch this vulnerability. QNAP urges users to install these Qfixes on their QNAP NAS to protect against unauthorized access. Samba is a network protocol for file and printer sharing. The CVE-2017-7494 remote code execution vulnerability allows clients wi...
2017-05-31

COMPUTEX 2017 Sneak-preview: QNAP Unveils World's First Ryzen-based NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, May 31, 2017 – Amidst the cutting-edge innovations in NAS, networking, and IoT presented by QNAP® Systems, Inc. at COMPUTEX 2017, the announcement of the world's first AMD Ryzen™-based NAS took center stage and underlined QNAP's commitment to push the boundaries of NAS performance and functionality. The new TS-x77 series leverages the incredible power of Ryzen, featuring processors with up to 8-cores/16-threads with Turbo Core up to 3.7 GHz to greatly boost virtualization performance. The TS-x77 is designed as a high-performance, highly-capable t...
2017-05-30

COMPUTEX 2017: QNAP Showcases Live Video Broadcasting, QIoT Technology, Optimized NAS Solutions for Business Storage, Enterprise Storage Center, Multimedia Workflows, and More Compelling New Products

Taipei, Taiwan, May 30, 2017 – At COMPUTEX Taipei 2017, QNAP® Systems, Inc. (at Stand J1217) demonstrated multiple highly-anticipated features that leverage the QNAP NAS private-cloud infrastructure, including the live-streaming platform “DJ2 Live” and the IoT development app “QIoT Suite Lite”, along with a wide range of NAS solutions that help tackle business bottlenecks in storage performance, mission-critical backups, workflow efficiency, media collaboration, and operational management. QNAP also teamed up with ABBYY®, Arduino®, FIBARO&reg...
2017-05-22

Visit QNAP’s Booth J1217 at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, May 22, 2017 – At COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2017, QNAP® Systems, Inc. will reveal an abundance of cutting-edge NAS technologies and products, including RAID 50/60 support, Qtier™ that supports allocating shared folder priorities, optimized VMware® virtualization with iSER, complete 10GbE NAS solutions, Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS,  the enterprise storage center with the dual-controller Enterprise ZFS NAS and Blu-ray Disc archive datacenter, the DJ2 Live private live video broadcasting service that supports 360-degree 4K streaming, a private IoT cloud platform, ...
2017-05-19

Protect Against WannaCry Ransomware - Use QNAP NAS to Develop Your Disaster Recovery Plan!

Taipei, Taiwan, May 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today urges all users to keep their Windows® operating systems up to date, as the recent outbreak of the WannaCry ransomware attack that targets Windows PCs has caused tremendous disturbances in nearly 150 countries. QNAP also urges users to mitigate the threat of ransomware by developing adequate disaster recovery plans by utilizing the backup and snapshot features in QNAP NAS. The first line of defense against being affected by malicious software is being careful and practicing sensible usage habits (including regularly updat...
2017-05-17

QNAP Unveils the Industry-leading Thunderbolt 3 NAS - TVS-1582TU, Ideal for SNG/OB Van Live Media Production

Taipei, Taiwan, May 17, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the TVS-1582TU – a pioneering 19-inch rack-mountable Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS that is suited for moving vehicles and outdoor media editing environments. The TVS-1582TU includes four Thunderbolt™ 3 ports, two 10GbE ports, and can utilize its Thunderbolt 3 ports to have USB-C 3.1 Gen2 (10 Gbps) connections for high-speed data transfer and backups. The collection of high-speed connections provides an ideal 4K solution for SNG/OB van live productions in the fast-paced media industries. “TV and film...
2017-05-16

QNAP Launches the TVS-882ST3 8-bay 2.5-inch Thunderbolt 3 NAS with Intel Core i7/i5 Processor, Dual 10GbE Ports, and USB 3.1 10Gbps Connectivity

Taipei, Taiwan, May 16, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the new TVS-882ST3, a 2.5" 8-bay Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS. Powered by an energy-efficient 6th Generation Intel® 14nm Core™ i7/i5 quad-core processor with AES-NI encryption, the TVS-882ST3 includes dual Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, 10GbE 10GBASE-T dual networking ports, USB 3.1 10Gbps Type-C/Type-A ports, and 4K HDMI output to exclusively provide a Thunderbolt/NAS/iSCSI SAN triple solution. The TVS-882ST3 is a compact NAS that can greatly boost workflow collaboration between Thunderbolt 3-enabled Mac® a...
2017-05-12

QNAP Security Advisory and Malware Remover Update Notice

Taipei, Taiwan, May 12, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. is committed to the protection of the privacy and data security of our users. The QNAP Cyber Security Team actively and regularly performs security checks on all QNAP NAS systems and recently identified an attack that possibly exploits known vulnerabilities in earlier QTS versions. Malware can then be downloaded and executed, which in turn installs a QTS 4.2.5 build on the compromised system. This malware may potentially result in unauthorized access to NAS data. To ensure data security, QNAP strongly recommend that users immediately...
2017-05-04

QNAP and NAKIVO Jointly Provide an All-in-one Backup Solution for VM Backup

Taipei, Taiwan, May 4, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. has teamed up with NAKIVO®, one of the fastest-growing virtualization and cloud backup software companies, to provide a high-performance yet affordable VM backup solution that is fully integrated with QNAP NAS. This joint solution contains all of the elements for disaster recovery: hardware to run restores, backup data, and backup software. Users can greatly benefit from the 1.9X backup speed boost when NAKIVO is deployed directly on a QNAP NAS, and enjoy a lower price versus other dedicated backup appliances. NAKIVO Backup &amp...
2017-05-03

QNAP Introduces “Snapshot Shared Folder” to Boost Performance by 90% for Snapshot and Restoration of Single Folders

Taipei, Taiwan, May 3, 2017 – Snapshots play an important role in data storage by enabling backup and recovery of data. QNAP® Systems, Inc. has reinforced the Snapshot function in QTS 4.3.3 (the QNAP NAS operating system) by adding the "snapshot shared folder" mechanism alongside the existing volume-based snapshot function. With conventional volume-based snapshots, users can easily create snapshots for all shared folders on a volume, and restore the entire volume within minutes. However, this method requires more time to restore a specified shared folder. QNAP ...
2017-05-02

QNAP Releases QIoT Suite Lite (Beta) – QNAP's Private IoT Cloud Solution

Taipei, Taiwan, May 2, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the innovative QIoT Suite Lite Beta, QNAP's private IoT cloud platform. It provides software developers and makers with the ability to easily build robust IoT applications on their QNAP NAS, providing a private, secure and on-premises environment. QIoT Suite Lite helps to complement public-cloud-based IoT solutions and provides a strong alternative for users who prefer to have a private IoT cloud solution. “Synonymous with our 'Think Big, Go Big' philosophy, QIoT Suite Lite is our offi...
2017-04-28

QNAP DJ2 Live Enables 4K Live Streaming through QNAP NAS while Saving Video Footage to NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, April 28, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released DJ2 Live, a live-streaming app for QNAP NAS that can broadcast in 4K and directly save recorded footage to the NAS for future usage. DJ2 Live is the perfect tool for businesses and organizations when hosting conference, seminars, training or gaming events. DJ2 Live also allows for simultaneous streaming to public cloud services to reach a wider audience (including Facebook®, YouTube™, and platforms that support Real-time Messaging Protocol). “Live streaming and online broadcasting have become increa...
2017-04-26

QNAP Releases Qfiling: Automate Your File Organization and Boost Productivity

Taipei, Taiwan, April 26, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the official version of Qfiling v1.0 – an exclusive app that helps automate file organization and increase productivity. Users can greatly benefit from instantly organizing a huge amount of files needed for everyday usage while saving time and enjoying greater convenience. Qfiling is easy to use and needs only 5 steps to organize a huge number of files spread through multiple folders. Users can categorize files and determine filing conditions; and schedule filing tasks to be carried out periodically. Th...
2017-04-24

QNAP Rolls Out Quad-core TS-x53B Series NAS with USB-C QuickAccess and a PCIe Slot for 10GbE, M.2 SSD, or USB 3.1 10Gbps Expandability

Taipei, Taiwan, April 24, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today launched the TS-x53B series NAS (available in 2-bay, 4-bay and 6-bay models) with a PCIe expansion slot to meet the growing performance and functional demands from SMB and SOHO users. "The TS-x53B is the first NAS in its class to provide PCIe expansion, which provides fantastic long-term potential for the NAS to be upgraded to include features such as SSD caching and 10GbE connectivity,” said Jason Hsu, Product Manager of QNAP. “For users who seek high productivity and smart workflows, the TS-x53B series of...
2017-04-21

QNAP NAS TVS-873 Honored with Red Dot Award 2017 for Outstanding Product Design

Taipei, Taiwan, April 21, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that the TVS-873 NAS has won the honorable Red Dot Award for high design quality. The product will be presented for one year in the Red Dot Design Museum, the largest museum for contemporary design. The award-winning TVS-873's stylish gold aesthetics is a representation of it being the gold standard in high-performance NAS. With a powerful AMD Embedded R-Series quad-core APU, AES-NI encryption acceleration, up to 64GB DDR4 RAM, USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps), 10GbE expandability, two M.2 SSD slots for auto-tiering, an...
2017-04-19

QNAP Introduces Browser Station, a Convenient Tool for Securely Accessing a Private Network

Taipei, Taiwan, April 19, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the beta version of Browser Station, an app that creates virtual browsers on QNAP NAS. It helps users avoid complex VPN settings when remotely accessing data on the same LAN as the QNAP NAS, providing a convenient and safe way to browse the web and access protected data. “People who travel frequently or work remotely can greatly benefit from Browser Station,” said Christine Wang, Product Manager of QNAP, adding “they can easily access LAN resources from mobile and remote devices without needi...
2017-04-18

QNAP Officially Releases QTS 4.3.3 to Empower Business and Home Life with Intelligent, Efficient, and Automated Services

Taipei, Taiwan, April 18, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the official release of QTS 4.3.3 – the smart NAS operating system that empowers users to achieve more in their business and home life. Along with a streamlined user interface, QTS 4.3.3 provides greater “intelligence” to NAS operations and applications. “QTS 4.3.3 was designed around the concept of ‘intelligence’ and adds numerous competitive features to realize intelligent and efficient functionality,” said Dylan Lin, Product Manager of QNAP, adding &ldqu...
2017-04-13

QNAP Releases the Qcontactz Mobile App for Centrally Managing Contact Information on the QNAP NAS

Taipei, Taiwan, April 13, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the mobile version of Qcontactz, an app that allows users to securely store a near-unlimited number of contacts on their QNAP NAS. With the Qcontactz mobile app, users can quickly import their phone contacts to their NAS and directly access all of the contacts stored on the NAS for greater convenience and storage space saving. The Qcontactz mobile app also supports all the other basic functionalities of Qcontactz, including adding contacts, importing contacts from Google™ accounts and CSV or vCard 3...
2017-04-06

QNAP Rolls Out New TVS-1282T3 Thunderbolt 3 NAS, Boosting Media Collaboration between Mac and Windows Users

Taipei, Taiwan, April 6, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced its new powerful Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS – TVS-1282T3 that features 7th Generation Intel® 14nm multi-core processors, four Thunderbolt 3 ports, HDMI output, and higher transfer speeds than its previous generation. Providing superior functionality and huge storage potential, the TVS-1282T3 is a perfect match for the Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pro®, and is backward-compatible with Thunderbolt 2-enabled devices by using a Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 converter. The high-bandwidth Thunderbolt 3 co...
2017-03-23

QNAP Starts Cooperation with FIBARO, Providing a Feature-packed Hub for Smart Home Systems

Taipei, Taiwan, March 23, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. and FIBARO®, one of the fastest-growing companies in the smart home sector and producer of the Internet of Things devices, have joined forces to introduce an optimized smart home solution built on renowned QNAP NAS solutions and FIBARO systems. FIBARO’s contribution means having access to the endless possibilities offered by one of the most innovative smart home systems in the world. It provides a wireless home automation system to create smart homes by using a server and peripheral devices - motion sensors, leak s...
2017-03-22

QNAP and ABBYY Team Up to Demonstrate a Total Solution for File Digitization at CeBIT 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, March 22, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. and ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture and language-based text analytics technologies, have teamed up to introduce a file digitization offering that unifies paper documents on computers for digital management. By supporting ABBYY’s PDF conversion and text recognition software, QNAP NAS provides a complete file digitization solution for file storage, archiving, and optimized file searching to realize optimized business workflows. “We are pleased to cooperate with ABBYY to showcase...
2017-03-20

CeBIT 2017: QNAP Shines with QIoT Technology, Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, Extensive Productivity Apps, and Enterprise Storage & Archiving Solutions

Taipei, Taiwan, March 20, 2017 - At the opening of CeBIT 2017, QNAP® Systems, Inc. (at Stand C63, Hall 2) is “bringing it” to the center stage of Internet of Things, presenting the QIoT solution combined with smart home concepts in terms of surveillance, security, and multimedia applications. Visitors can also expect to see a broad lineup of products and solutions for home users, SMBs, and enterprises, including the reputed Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, QBoat (QTS IoT Server), NAS with optical disc support, powerful enterprise storage featuring High Availability and Blu-r...
2017-03-14

QNAP showcases new Thunderbolt NAS lineup, budget-friendly 10GbE-ready business NAS and more NAS solutions at the Photography Show 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, March 14, 2017 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. will be exhibiting at the Photography Show taking place at the NEC, Birmingham, UK, from March 18th to March 21st, 2017. Visitors heading to QNAP's stand C51 will have the chance to get hands on with QNAP's latest NAS solutions for all image creators, including the industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS and many other models of the feature-rich NAS series. Explore the Best NAS for photographers with QNAP QNAP will present amateur and professional photographers a variety of QNAP NAS solutions designed to suit t...
2017-03-13

QNAP to Showcase Thunderbolt 3 NAS, Smart Home, and QIoT Solutions at CeBIT 2017

Taipei, Taiwan, March 13, 2017 – At CeBIT 2017 QNAP® Systems, Inc. will demonstrate new NAS products including the industry-leading Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS, an innovative QTS IoT Server, NAS with optical disc support, diverse smart home solutions empowered by automation services, multimedia apps, and QIoT technology combined with surveillance functionality, and more. "Alongside our showcasing of new NAS models, this year we’ve planned a complete presentation to show how QIoT can perform intelligently for home environments - from living rooms to bedrooms ...
2017-03-07

QNAP Announces the TS-453Bmini Vertical NAS with an Intel 14nm Quad-core Processor and 4K Output

Taipei, Taiwan, March 7, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today released the new TS-453Bmini vertical NAS. Powered by the latest Intel® 14nm J3455 quad-core 1.5GHz processor (burst to 2.3GHz) and featuring AES-NI encryption, 4K UHD output and transcoding, the TS-453Bmini couples elegant glossy aesthetics with high performance, security and intelligent services to provide excellent data storage, backup, sharing, and entertainment options for home and small office use. With 4GB/8GB DDR3L dual-channel RAM (upgradable to 8GB), dual Gigabit LAN ports and SATA 6Gb/s, the TS-453Bmini drives...
2017-03-01

QNAP Introduces Robust TS-1685 – the 16-bay Xeon D Super NAS Supporting PCIe Expandability and M.2 SSD Caching

Taipei, Taiwan, March 1, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class TS-1685 desktop 16-bay Xeon® D Super NAS that supports twelve 3.5" hard drives and four 2.5" SSDs, provides six M.2 SSD slots, and features a powerful Intel® Xeon® D processor to deliver outstanding performance with high-capacity storage. Designed to optimize enterprise IT infrastructure, the TS-1685 comes with three PCIe slots that support 10GbE/40GbE NIC, PCIe NVMe SSD, graphics cards, and USB 3.1 expansion cards to provide a complete business-ready storage solution incor...
2017-02-24

QNAP Releases QTS 4.3.3 Beta to Support File Backup from Optical Disc Drives

Taipei, Taiwan, February 24, 2017 - QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the latest version of its smart NAS operating system - QTS 4.3.3 Beta - which adds support for backing up files and data directly from compatible USB optical disc drives (including DVD and Blu-ray Disc drives).   After installing QTS 4.3.3, users can connect a compatible USB optical disc drive to their NAS and directly access the contents of inserted discs. The files and data from these discs can then be copied and backed up to the NAS for archiving, centralized management, and easy sharing. Another rec...
2017-02-22

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...
2017-02-16

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...
2017-02-14

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...
2017-02-06

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. ...
2017-01-26

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...
2017-01-25

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...
2017-01-24

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...
2017-01-19

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...
2017-01-16

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 ...
2017-01-13

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...
2017-01-04

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...
2017-01-03

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...