Middle East (Gitex 2011), October 9, 2011: Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of storage and wireless networking solutions, today announced the launch of its CloudStation™, the first personal cloud solution by Buffalo Technology. The company also announced new additions to its storage, wireless, multimedia and B2B portfolios at Gitex 2011.
Cloudstation™ by Buffalo Technology is a simple and secure cloud server solution designed for the consumer. It allows access to data from anywhere in the world with a Smartphone, Tablet or computer. Each Cloudstation™ is a personal storage solution. It’s a portal to freely access and share photos, videos, music and with anyone through the cloud. One of the best features of CloudStation™ is that it takes about 60 seconds to set up and does not need any software installation. To know more about CloudStation™, please click here.
Buffalo Technology proudly also announced the addition of the MiniStation™ HD-PNTU3 Series and Extreme HD-PZU3 Series in its storage line, the AirStation™ HighPower Giga WZR-HP-G450H in its wireless range, the LT-V200 and GX-DHMI/U2 in its multimedia specialty products as well as new business switches BS-2116U, BS-G2116U and BS-G2124U.
Buffalo’s new MiniStation™ Extreme’s internal hard drive is encased in a highly shock-resistant body with rubberized elements to protect it from accidental bumps. The ingenious arrangement of shock protection features meets the US Military Standard and has passed free-fall drop tests with drops up to 2.3 meters**. Also a combination of USB 3.0 & TurboPC EX makes file transfers extremely fast - 1,000 digital photos can be transferred within 10 seconds! MiniStation™ Extreme is a perfect solution for those who often travel with PCs and portable HDDs.
Featuring 3x3 MIMO technology and flexible intelligent antennas, the AirStation™ HighPower Giga WZR-HP-G450H boasts a signal powerful enough to get by obstacles and reduce dead spots that block wireless transmission. With a maximum throughput of 450 Mbps*, the new AirStation™ delivers faster, more reliable streaming for video and other digital content. A wealth of performance enhancements includes a USB port for NAS and printer capabilities, AOSS™, BitTorrent client for media files, built-in media server, WebAccess, and more.
Buffalo is also introducing its TeraStation Pro™ 8, an eight-drive high performance network storage solution ideal for businesses and demanding users looking to implement a RAID based network storage solution for larger networks and business critical applications. With the powerful Intel ® Atom™ D510 Dual-Core Processor, the TeraStation Pro 8 is packed with business class features such as Active Directory support, quota support; share level Replication, Failover support, dual gigabit Ethernet ports, hot-swap hard drives and USB 2.0 accessory support.
Jasem Al Roomi, Managing Director at Buffalo Advantec FZCO said, “Gitex being the biggest IT fair in the Middle-East region delivers a formidable range of opportunities for us to share our innovative new solutions. We are very excited with the new range of products that provide the business user (especially small businesses and branches) solutions like the new CloudStation™ that will allow the mobile workforce (or individual) to extend the storage capacity of their Smartphone as well as access.”
About Buffalo Technology
Buffalo Technology is a global manufacturer of innovative storage, multimedia, and wireless networking products for the home and small business. The company is recognized 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.
For more information please visit www.buffalo-technology.com