QNAP: Expanded NAS Offering
QNAP Systems, Taipei, Taiwan, expanded its Turbo NAS server line at CES with its new TS-x59 Pro+ lineup. They feature dual-core Intel Atom D525 1.8-GHz processors for data throughput of up to 113-MBs per second, and come in desktop models with 2, 4, 5, 6, or 8 hot-swappable drives as well as an 8-bay, 2U rack-mount unit. All the Pro+ models include 1 GB of RAM, dual Gbit LAN ports, iSCSI support, and extensive RAID support.
QNAP also unveiled new SOHO NAS appliances based on Marvell 1.6 GHz embedded processors, as well as a beta of its NAS management software.