QNAP TS-109 series was released in July 2007. This series adopts high performance hardware design, and supports up to 1TB internal SATA hard drive. The total storage capacity can be expanded to 2TB with an external eSATA or USB drive. With the unique fanless design and aluminum alloy case, the noiseless TS-109 is ideal for operation in digital home environment. Moreover, the power consumption rate of TS-109 is less than 14.4W under normal operation. This energy-saving design enables the server to run 24x7 non stop.
TS-109 Pro supports 12-in-1 functions including NFS, built-in phpMyAdmin and MySQL / SQLite support for the Web Server, encrypted FTP server, encrypted remote replication, printer server, Windows AD service, PC-less BT download, iTunes server, and DLNA media streaming with PS3, PSP, Xbox 360, and Nokia N95 etc. The embedded system enables users to install numerous Linux-based open source applications to further enrich the use of their NAS. Moreover, QNAP has recently announced the official forum where there is an increasing number of members and abundant discussion of their experience with QNAP NAS. Users can also share and acquire the information of installing and using open source applications on NAS freely on the forum.
TS-109 and TS-209 series have gained worldwide recognition since their launch, for example, Editor's Choice from ThinkComputers (US), Golden Award from InfoMods (France), "Power Tip" from Chip (Poland), "Editors Choice" from Hardware-Mag (Germany), "Top Product" from PC Games Hardware (Germany), "Editor Choice" from Personal Computer World (UK), "Lord of NAS" from Hexus (UK), and "Golden Bear Award" from Bjorn3D (US), "Editor's Choice" from APC (Australia), and "Best Buy" award from PC World, etc.
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About QNAP NAS
QNAP All-in-one NAS Server Series works well with QNAP surveillance products. They surpass general entry-level servers with only basic network drive functions in providing diversified application server functions via easy-to-manage web-based interface. These functions include network storage, file server, encrypted FTP server, encrypted remote replication, printer server, etc. The powerful backup software NetBak Replicator is provided for users to back up data on multiple PCs to NAS. QNAP also supports Windows AD service for centralized data management to reduce the data maintenance cost of SMB and corporate users. The built-in digital home theatre functions are supported, e.g., music sharing via iTunes server, and highly compatible DLNA media streaming server for playing videos, music, and photos on TV via streaming from Digital Media Adaptor, PS3, or Xbox360 game consoles. Furthermore, the network album provides a user-friendly platform for sharing photos with friends and family. QNAP NAS series also support PC-less BT, HTTP, and FTP download. The included QGet software can be used to manage the download tasks of multiple NAS servers over LAN or WAN.
For the specifications and features of QNAP TS-101/201/109/209 series, please visit QNAP web site. You can also visit QNAP forum to join the discussion regarding how to enjoy more applications of QNAP NAS.