From Thecus, an affordable home/office storage system

24th December 2011
From Thecus, an affordable home/office  storage system

New Delhi, December 24, 2011:Taiwan and US-based digital storage solutions leader, Thecus has brought to India what is arguably the most affordable Networked Attached Storage solution, the N299,  seemingly positioned as a cross over from small office to home.

Ideal for storing and sharing digital media files with its built-in software suite, The N299 comes with an iTunes Server and a Photo Web Server allow users to easily share music and photos respectively with PCs throughout their network. Also included is a Media Server which enables users to stream videos and other media to compatible uPnP devices such as digital media receivers, allowing them to enjoy their digital media anywhere in the house. The N299 also comes with a convenient Download Manager, which allows users to schedule BT, HTTP and FTP downloads during off-peak hours to save both time and energy. The N299 can even be used as a simple home surveillance server by plugging in a compatible IP webcam! All of this is administered through an easy-to-use web-based interface compatible with any browser in Windows, Mac OS, and Linux-based environments.

Two 3.5” SATA hard disk bays enable up to 4TB of storage capacity, while USB 2.0 ports make storage expansion easy. Users can choose between RAID 0, 1 or JBOD depending on their needs, and two Gigabit Ethernet ports ensure speedy access to stored data. Users can even opt to install a compatible wireless USB dongle for easy wireless access to the N299.
Thecus N299 can also be controlled by any Apple Phone or Android based phone. 
The N 299 is available for Rs 14,900 ( 2TB) and Rs 19,900 for the 4TB version. Check here for India distributors: