ASUSTOR Inc. today announced that all NAS device ships with support to its latest and comprehensive software solutions out of the box for enhanced NAS experience. The latest additions to this are Surveillance center 2.8 & NAKIVO Backup & Replication App. The company also offers ASUSTOR Data Master (ADM)1, a staunch operating system for all its NAS devices, for an intuitive, a truly personalized NAS and familiar user experience similar to most tablet device interfaces.
“In the past, NAS was typically a network device that protected and ensured data security by providing storage and backup for businesses. However, due to the increasing digitization of data and the continual development of computers and mobile devices, the needs for storage are no longer just limited to just businesses,” said Ripunjoy Gogoi, Sales Director – India and SAARC region at Asustor Inc. “Curating on this idea, ASUSTOR was the first company to create NAS products that are designed with an App-based concept, producing a versatile, flexible and customizable storage platform that has something to offer to all types of users.”
Surveillance Center 2.8 2
Surveillance Center is a powerful add-on App on ASUSTOR NAS devices. After installing Surveillance Center from App Central, an ASUSTOR NAS can be instantly turned into a 24/7 non-stop high-resolution security surveillance system. Furthermore, Surveillance Center is compatible with popular Web browsers and mobile devices, allowing users to monitor and protect their most valued assets from anywhere and at any time.
- H.265 video encoding format video
The video compression ratio of H.265 is larger and more efficient than H.264, resulting in better use of storage space and reducing congestion. This allows users to effectively use the hard disk space and save network costs. This feature is currently only supported on Windows.
- H.265 video transcoding
Optimize the performance of on-the-go monitoring. The powerful hardware of an ASUSTOR NAS device using Surveillance Center can resolve high-resolution video using H.265 to output to an appropriate image resolution directly to a mobile device. This saves mobile resources, yet still be able to enjoy a stable and smooth picture. This feature supports Android and iOS devices.
- Remotely enabling and disabling cameras with AiSecure
AiSecure allows users to manage the camera directly from your phone with the ability to enable or disable specific cameras, providing flexible management and protection of personal privacy when needed. This feature supports Android and iOS.
- AiSecure now has two-way audio support
If a camera supports both built-in microphones and speakers, users can perform two-way audio communication using AiSecure, for example, a manager when monitoring employees may need to assist them by offering instructions. This feature supports Android and iOS.
“We are excited to implement new upgrades to ASUSTOR NAS as they offer an immense range of add-on functionality and complete set of software solutions, allowing users to discover the unlimited possibilities of NAS devices,” Ripunjoy further added.
Virtual Machine Backup Solution2
NAKIVO Backup & Replication is a fast and reliable virtual machine backup solution, supporting virtual machine data backup and restoration in VMware, Hyper-V and AWS EC2 environments. Utilizing ASUSTOR NAS in combination with NAKIVO allows virtual machines running in VMware and Hyper-V environments to have optimal data protection. NAKIVO features a variety of functions that make backups more efficient. The network acceleration function doubles the virtual machine backup, replication and recovery speeds in WAN and busy LAN networks while NAKIVO can also efficiently delete redundant files and compress data during backup in order to save storage space. In the unfortunate event that disaster recovery is needed, NAKIVO can help to restore virtual machine data in minutes, giving you access to your most critical data.
ASUSTOR provides a three-year warranty for all NAS. Please contact your local distributor for further details.
- The NAS devices shipped might not be updated with the newest ADM software. Users will be automatically directed pop-up notification if there is any firmware update via ADM or they can manually download the latest software from official ASUSTOR website.
- Surveillance Center 2.8 and NAKIVO Backup & Replication Apps can be downloaded from App Central