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Synology Announces the DS416 and DS216play; DSM 6.0 Beta
Last Friday, Synology announced the release of the DiskStation DS416 and DS216play NAS servers designed for optimized task processing. The DS416 is equipped with a Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-212 processor with powerful hardware encryption engine; the DS216play transcodes 4K video on-the-fly with its dual-core STM STiH412 processor
Synology DS416 & DS216play
More recently, the company also announced the beta release of DiskStation Manager (DSM) 6.0, the latest version of its NAS operating system.
QNAP Releases QTS 4.2
QNAP QTS 4.2
TRENDnet ships outdoor 1.3 megapixel WiFi network camera
ASUSTOR Launches 31 Series 4K Multimedia NAS
ASUSTOR announced the launch of its 31 series NAS devices for multimedia prosumers. The 31 series consists of the 2-bay AS3102T and the 4-bay AS3104T. Both use 1.6 GHz dual-core Intel Celeron N3050 processors with 2 GB of DDR3 RAM.
ASUSTOR AS3102T & AS3104T
Tenda Announces $40 8 Port PoE Switch
Tenda's TEF1008P is an eight-port 10/100Mbps unmanaged switch with four 802.3at/af PoE (Power over Ethernet) ports supporting up to 40 W total.