Also launches new accessories range at the show; showcases new products and solutions under four categories at their stand
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (Gitex 2012), October 14, 2012: Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of wired and wireless networking; and network and direct attached storage solutions, will launch the latest version of its popular network attached storage (NAS) at Gitex Technology Week 2012. . Buffalo Technology is going to demonstrate its products in four separate sections on their booth: SMB Terastation Business NAS Solutions corner, Wireless Networking Solutions corner, Storage Solutions corner and – launching in the Middle East for the first time – accessories corner.
The new TeraStation 5000 & 7000 series will be the key focus in the SMB TeraStation Business NAS category. The TeraStation™ 7120r and TeraStation 7120r Enterprise, the first in a series of ultra high performance, 12-bay 2U rack mountable NAS and iSCSI storage servers packed with business-class features and advanced functionality. The 5000 series currently consists of the two-drive TeraStation 5200 and the four-drive TeraStation 5400.(The six-drive TeraStation 5600, the eight-drive TeraStation 5800 and the four-drive rack-mounted TeraStation 5400R will be launched later on.) Equipped with the powerful Intel® Atom™ D2550 dual-core processor, the TeraStation 5000 series provides supercharged performance and offers an array of business class features including iSCSI, replication and failover support and SoleraTec™ Phoenix RSM™, a video surveillance asset management solution.
Launched earlier this year, Buffalo Technology will demonstrate its 11AC product range in the Wireless Networking solutions corner. Based on Broadcom’s 5G WiFi chips, WZRD1800H and WLI-H4-D1300 offer speeds up to three times faster than 802.11n and are fully backward compatible with 802.11a, 11b, 11g and 11n to ensure interoperability with legacy devices.
Products in the Storage solutions corner will include the world’s first portable Thunderbolt™ and USB 3.0 dual-interface external drive solution. MiniStation Air Wi-Fi Portable HDD with USB 3.0 which is a carry along media library with a smart phone or tablet for extra capacity. Ministation Extreme- Ruggedized, Secure Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive, Portable Blu-ray™ Drive Writer (BDXL) Buffalo USB 2.0 Portable Blu-ray™ Drive Writer, DriveStation™ Quad USB 3.0 and Drivestation Velocity- USB 3.0 External Hard Drive with TurboPC EX & HW Encryption.
In the accessories corner, Buffalo Technology will display its interesting new range of PC accessories including the Reversi-Port USB Hub, world’s first USB hub that lets you plug in a USB cable right side up or upside down. Other interesting accessory on display are Smart Phone accessories such as the Mobile Battery for Smart Phones, which is a portable charging device that can be carried around anywhere.
“The main concept behind exhibiting at Gitex Technology week this year is to share the variety of products we have for consumers as well as SMBs,” said Jasem Al Roomi, Managing Director of Buffalo Advantec FZCO. “Buffalo continues to invest heavily to extend its technical leadership to ensure that it is at the forefront of the industry and is in a position to bring innovative products and solutions to the market.”
About Buffalo Technology
Buffalo is a global manufacturer of innovative storage, multimedia, and wireless networking products for the home and small business. The company is recognised as the Number 1 total PC peripheral manufacturer in Japan, and was the worldwide consumer NAS market leader in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 (In-Stat).
The company’s storage products are addressing the needs of the individual and the business, providing cost-effective network attached storage (NAS), portable and desktop hard drives, multimedia players, and Wireless LAN routers, which together offer a complete and integrated solution for the small office and digital home environment.
Buffalo’s product portfolio includes its TeraStation™ NAS devices which are specifically designed to bring Enterprise Storage to the SMB. The LinkStation™ range of NAS products, takes multimedia NAS to the home, and enables you to create a central location to share information, store files, photos and music, and save all your digital content, simply and easily. The AirStation™ range of easy-to-use, high performance wireless networking products for the SMB/SoHo and home user, with industry-leading AOSS™ (AirStation One-Touch Secure System) technology, allows users to build and manage secure wireless networks at home or in the office at the push of a button.
Buffalo’s strong international industry alliances with companies such as Intel, Broadcom™, Nintendo and Microsoft have allowed it to lead the industry in the development of the latest technologies into practical tools for the business and the home. Headquartered in Japan, Buffalo Technology has offices in the UK, France, The Netherlands, USA and Taiwan.