QNAP TS-451U and TS-x53U Turbo NAS Rack-mounts Debut
Balances Performance With Exceptional Value
QNAP, Inc today unveiled an expansion of their rack-mounted Turbo NAS lineup with the addition of the TS-451U, a 1U rack-mount version of the highly awarded TS-x51 series; and the new TS-x53U series available in 4, 8, and 12-drive configurations with or without redundant power supplies. These new choices give SMB customers of all shapes and sizes a low entry-price point yet doesn’t skimp on connectivity or features; thus delivering an unparalleled value and room to grow with expansion options.
Today’s small and medium businesses need to wring every dollar of productivity out of their IT spends and that extends to storage. QNAP’s Turbo NAS’ have evolved into being far more than just networked storage, file sharing, and backup solutions. Today they can host virtual machines without the expense of VMware, host websites, and a bevy of other business critical applications. Extend the capabilities of a QNAP NAS further with a wide range of free Apps available from 3rd party developers, right from the dashboard of the embedded QTS management interface.
New Models- Deeper Dive
The TS-x53U rack-mounted series features a quad-core Intel® Celeron® processor running at 2.0Ghz for more processor-intensive applications. 4GB DDR3 SDRAM is pre-installed and is expandable to 8GB max. This series is available in 4, 8, and 12 drive-bay configurations for a max storage capacity of 72TB (12-bay model using 6TB HDDs). This series also features redundant power supply models for maximum reliability and uptime.
The TS-451U is a 1U, 4-drive rack-mount unit featuring a dual-core Intel Celeron processor running at 2.41Ghz. It comes with 1GB DDR3 SDRAM, which can be expanded to 8GB. If 6TB HDDs are used, the TS-451U can deliver up to 24TB of networked storage.
All the new models feature the QTS 4.1 embedded NAS management software, RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD support, a full range of virtualized network connectivity options, Windows AD support, and storage expansion up to 192TB by adding the QNAP UX-1200U-RP storage expander, and much, much more.
Price & Availability
All of the new TS-x53U models and the TS-451U are currently shipping. For pricing, please contact QNAP sales or any reseller listed on the QNAP website.
QNAP 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.