QNAP Systems, Inc., as its brand promise "Quality Network Appliance Provider", aims to deliver comprehensive offerings of cutting edge network attached storage (NAS) and network video recorder (NVR) solutions featured with ease-of-use, robust operation, large storage capacity, and trustworthy reliability. QNAP integrates technologies and designs to bring forth quality products that effectively improve business efficiency on file sharing, virtualization applications, storage management and surveillance in the business environments, as well as enrich entertainment life for home users with the offering of a fun multimedia center experience. Headquartered in Taipei, QNAP delivers its solutions to the global market with nonstop innovation and passion.
Milestones in QNAP's history
Founded in 2004, QNAP has excelled at hardware design and software engineering, and brought to market numerous remarkable technologies and products ahead in the industry.
TS-451+ honored with “Best NAS Device” in the European Hardware Awards 2017.
TVS-873 won “Red Dot Award 2017” for outstanding product design.
TS-1685 honored with “Top Ten” from Simply.Reviews.
TVS-682 received “Golden Bear Award” from Bjorn3d.com.
Launched the Thunderbolt™ 3 NAS lineup, featuring Thunderbolt™ 3 ports to boost video editing workflows with high transfer speeds.
Launched TS-453Bmini vertical NAS, powered by Intel® quad-core CPU and featuring 4K output.
Officially released QIoT Suite Lite, QNAP's private IoT cloud solution for software developers and makers to build robust IoT applications on QNAP NAS.
Released QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE PCIe expansion card for improving overall NAS performance with support for M.2 SSDs and 10GbE RJ45 connectivity.
Released TVS-882BR Blu-ray NAS series (TVS-882BR & TVS-882BRT3) to provide a comprehensive disc-based file backup solution.
Officially released QTS 4.3.3, bringing advancements to business and home multimedia applications.
Released DJ2 Live, QNAP’s exclusive NAS-based live streaming service.
TS-453A received "COMPUTEX Best Choice Award 2016".
QNAP won “2016-Readers' Choice Award” from Storage Insider.
TS-1263U-RP received “Value Award” from IT Pro.
TS-853A received “Top Ten Award” from Simply.Reviews.
TBS-453A received “Must Have Award” from LEGION HARDWARE.
TBS-453A honored as “Best in Show Award- 2016 Customers’ Choice Performance” from OMPETEC 2016.
TVS-882T honored as “Editor’s Choice” from iCreate.
TS-251A honored as “Innovation” from HEXUS.
TVS-EC2480U-SAS-RP (R2) and TS-EC2480U (R2) received certification for Milestone XProtect Corporate 2016 R2 and Milestone XProtect Professional 2016 R2.
Launched the world’s first M.2 SSD NAS TBS-453A, featuring exclusive M.2 SSD storage and a built-in hardware network switch.
Launched TS-251A/TS-451A featuring a USB QuickAccess port for direct access to files.
Released OceanKTV, QNAP’s exclusive NAS-based karaoke system.
Launched the quad-core TS-531X and TS-831X NAS featuring AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company CPU, built-in dual 10GbE SFP+ ports, encryption and Container Virtualization support, providing a cost-effective NAS solution with 10GbE connectivity.
Launched Thunderbolt 2 NAS TVS-x82T Series as a DAS/NAS/iSCSI triple storage solution, featuring tiered storage, application-based partitioning and network traffic distribution.
Launched the Enterprise-class TES-x85U NAS Series featuring Intel Xeon D processors and dual OS Options.
Released QmailAgent for centrally managing multiple email accounts.
Released Hybrid Backup Sync Beta that integrates backup, restoration and synchronization functions.
Launched Enterprise ZFS NAS ES1640dc and ES1640dc v2. Powered by Intel Xeon E5 processors and dual-active controllers, providing reliable high-availability storage for businesses.
Released exclusive Virtual JBOD technology that allows unused space on a QNAP NAS to expand the capacity other QNAP NAS units.
Released TVS-x73 NAS series featuring AMD Quad-core APU, USB QuickAccess port and 10GbE Expandability.
Released TS-1635 featuring epic 16-bay storage capacity and dual 10 GbE SFP+ ports, providing a cost-effective high-capacity NAS storage solution.
Released QIoT Containers, a private IoT cloud platform that provides developers and makers with an easy, convenient, and highly-configurable IoT stack.
Launched QTS 4.3 Beta, introducing enhanced multimedia features and intelligent services including Qtier and Qfiling.
QGenie, VS-8148U-RP Pro+ and VSM-4000U-RP received "Taiwan Excellence 2015"
Launched QNAP's first AMD-based NAS series, including the TVS-x63 series and TS-563
TVS-463 received "Excellent Award" from PCMag
TVS-463 received "Best Performance Award" from Tweak Town
Launched TVS-x71 series featuring 4K UHD video playback and transcoding
Launched TS-x31+ series powered by ARM Cortex-A15 dual core CPU with hardware-acceleration encryption and various multimedia applications
Launched business-class quad-core TS-x53U series featuring virtualization, scale-up support and QvPC technology for SMBs
TS-453 Pro honored as "Technical Excellence Winner" from PC Expert
Launched affordable 4-bay rackmount NAS TS-451U featuring QvPC technology, virtualization and video transcoding for small & home offices
Launched budget-friendly compact NAS TS-251C coupled with various multimedia applications for home users
TS-251 received "Best NAS for Home Users" from Wirecutter in the US
Launched QNAP's first vertical NAS TS-453mini featuring tool-less HDD installation, simple RAM upgrade design and QvPC technology
TS-453mini received "Recommended Award" from HEXUS in UK
Launched high-performance, 10GbE-ready TVS-x71U series featuring scalable design, reliability and exclusive QvPC technology