ASUSTOR Launches AS 6 Series NAS

                       ASUSTOR Launches AS 6 Series NAS

New App-based NAS powered by the Intel® Atom™ 2.13 GHz dual-core processor
features System Sleep Mode (S3) and local display

PR Newswire

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov. 6, 2012

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator
and provider of network storage solutions, has announced the launch of its all
new AS 6 Series Network Attached Storage (NAS). The AS 6 Series NAS devices
come in two, four, six and eight-bay models and feature System Sleep Mode (S3)
along with near instantaneous wake up times. Equipped with the Intel® Atom™
2.13 GHz dual-core processor and 1GB RAM (expandable), the 6 Series combines
supercharged performance with low power consumption. Intel® technology also
makes it possible for the devices to boast HDMI outputs which allows for the
playing of HD video and multimedia directly to HDMI ready displays.

"In the last ten years we have seen exponential growth in the amount of
digital assets worldwide. Properly securing and managing these assets has
become a big issue," said Shawn Shu, President at ASUSTOR."At ASUSTOR we
truly understand how to secure our customers' most valued digital assets while
providing dynamic new ways for them to interact with and access these assets."

All models in the series come preloaded with ASUSTOR Data Master (ADM), an
ideal operating system for storage devices that provides users with a fresh
and intuitive user interface. Additionally, the 6 Series also provides added
functionality through ASUSTOR's App Central which offers an expansive variety
of Apps for users to enjoy. Featured Apps by ASUSTOR include Download Center,
an easy to use download manager, and Surveillance Center which gives users the
power to manage an array of IP cameras. Furthermore, there will be Apps
developed by third parties and the open source communities such as Plex Media
Server, a complete media solution, and Piwik, a popular and free alternative
to Google Analytics.

"Small businesses and consumers are both experiencing ballooning data,
requiring a simple, centralized way to protect and access their vital digital
information," said David Tuhy, General Manager, Intel Storage
Division."Powered by the Intel® Atom™ processor, the AS 6 Series is a great
way to provide business continuity. With the new HDMI connector consumers can
play directly from the AS 6 NAS. And the web feature enables access anytime,
anywhere, on any intelligent device creating a personal cloud."

The AS 6 Series also features:

  oApple Time Machine support for multiple users
  oMilitary grade AES 256-bit encryption for individual shared folders
  oRemote replication via FTP & Rsync
  oInternal and external disk hibernation
  oPush and pull backup for flexible backup topology deployment
  oBuilt-in firewall and Network Defender to prevent malicious attacks
  oCloud Connect technology for easy access to the NAS
  oEnergy Saver for power conservation
  oUPnP Media Server to stream multimedia to your DLNA devices
  oiTunes Server to share your music and movies among all your computers
  oActive Directory support for more than 500,000 records
  oiSCSI targeting for easy IT integration
  oAdd-on App and HDMI output that allows the NAS to become an HD media

Key Specifications for the AS 6 Series are as follows:

  oIntel® Atom™ Dual-Core CPU
  o1GB DDR3 RAM (Expandable to 3GB)
  oUSB 3.0 (5 Gb/s)
  oSATA III (6 Gb/s)
  oVMware, Citrix and Hyper-V Ready
  oRAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
  oHard drive hot swapping
  oRead and write speed of 200+ MB/sec

For more product information please visit:


ASUSTOR AS 6 series is now shipping globally.


Founded in 2011, ASUSTOR Inc., a subsidiary of ASUSTeK Computer Inc., is a
leading innovator and provider of private cloud storage (network attached
storage) and video surveillance (network video recorder) solutions. ASUSTOR is
devoted to providing the world with unparalleled user experiences and the most
complete set of network storage solutions possible.

Press Contact:
Ms. Vera Wang
TEL: +886-2-7737-0888
FAX: +886-2-7737-0899


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