Wednesday, January 5th 2022

QNAP Showcases New NAS, Thunderbolt Storage, 25 GbE Flash Storage Appliance, and More at CES

QNAP, Inc. joins CES 2022 to showcase the broadest lineup of NAS, networking and video conference solutions for business and home users. The KoiBox-100W video conferencing solution, TS-h1290FX 12-bay all-flash tower NAS, TS-464T4 Thunderbolt 4 NAS, HS-264 silent & fanless multimedia NAS, the complete 10GbE/2.5GbE switch lineup, Mesh VPN and Mesh Wi-Fi solutions, and new series of network virtualization premise equipment signifies QNAP's ingenuity in CES 2022.

Running the KoiMeeter video conferencing operating system, the KoiBox-100W is the ideal replacement for costly SIP-based conferencing systems and features value-added 4K wireless projection, four-way communication, and local storage features. Creating private meetings with the KoiBox-100W provides higher security and privacy compared with public cloud meetings, and the auto-answering function provides greater convenience in certain usage environments. Besides private meetings, the KoiBox-100W streamlines communication between different platforms by allowing joining Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, Cisco Webex, and Google Meet calls. The easy-to-use KoiBox-100W supports Ethernet, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi 6. Simply connect the KoiBox-100W to an HDMI display and network, pair with a camera and microphone, and your meetings are ready to go.
High-speed video editing and backup solutions: 25GbE-ready NVMe all-flash NAS and next-gen Thunderbolt 4 NAS
  • TS-h1290FX: Supporting twelve U.2 NVMe PCIe Gen4/SATA SSD drives, the TS-h1290FX is QNAP's first all-flash desktop NAS that is ideal for office environments. Equipped with an AMD EPYC 16 core 7302P/8 core 7232P processor and built-in 25GbE & 2.5GbE connectivity, the TS-h1290FX empowers data-intensive, low-latency applications and enables smooth file transfer, display, and real-time editing of 4K/8K media. High-performance and easily scalable, the TS-h1290FX streamlines backup, collaboration, and video editing/storage workflows. It supports installing an NVIDIA graphics card and Fibre Channel card and offers direct connectivity for up to twenty PCs/workstations when used with multiple QNAP PCIe quad-port network cards. The TS-h1290FX can also be paired with QDA-UMP4 U.2 NVMe to M.2 NVMe PCIe Gen 4 adapter to boost IOPS performance when configuring SSD caching and expanded with QNAP TL-D800C &TR-004 enclosures.
  • TS-464T4: The world's first Thunderbolt 4 NAS, the TS-464T4 features a powerful Intel Celeron N5105 quad-core processor, dual-port Thunderbolt 4, native 2.5GbE/10GbE connectivity, and two M.2 NVMe PCIe slots, providing ideal storage for high-speed media editing and file sharing. It enables the ultimate visual experience with HDMI 2.0 output (4K @60 Hz) and real-time transcoding capabilities. More than a storage and backup center, the outstanding performance and multifaceted applications of the TS-464T4 make it a perfect collaboration station to optimize creative workflows and achieve greater possibilities.
Silent & fanless multimedia NAS
The silent, modern, and lightweight HS-264 home NAS is ideal for multimedia playback and streaming with dual HDMI 4K output. With an Intel Celeron N5105 quad-core processor and two 2.5GbE ports, the HS-264 works perfectly as a Home Theater PC for amazing entertainment experience. With QNAP's multimedia applications (such as QuMagie, Video Station, Music Station, and Plex Media Server), the HS-264 is a cost-efficient shared storage for media and entertainment. In CES 2022, QNAP will collaborate with Silent Angel, the provider of Hi-fi streaming solutions, to live-demonstrate the multimedia potential of the HS-264 along with Roon.
Complete 10GbE/2.5GbE switch lineup
  • QSW-M2116P-2T2S: The QSW-M2116P-2T2S L2 PoE Managed Switch offers a total power budget of 280 watts, two 10GbE 90-watt PoE++, sixteen 2.5GbE 30-watt PoE+, and two 10GbE SFP+ ports. The QSW-M2116P-2T2S not only enables a high-speed and high-power PoE network infrastructure for Wi-Fi 6 Access Points and Routers, but also provides backbone network uplinking capabilities.
  • The broadest lineup of 10GbE/2.5GbE switches: To fully embrace high-speed networking, QNAP also present the broadest lineup of 10GbE/2.5GbE managed and unmanaged switches. For small and medium businesses, QNAP provides the QSW-M2108R-2C, the QSW-M2108-2C, and the QSW-M2108-2S—the entry-level Layer 2 web managed switches with 10GbE SFP+/combo ports and 2.5GbE RJ45 ports; for SOHO users, the QSW-2104-2T and the QSW-2104-2S plug & play unmanaged 10GbE/2.5GbE switches are the ideal choice for creating an affordable high-speed network environment. As for home users, QNAP proposes the QSW-1108-8T and the QSW-1105-5T unmanaged multi-gigabit 2.5GbE switches for quickly upgrading home network environment.
Mesh VPN and Mesh Wi-Fi router solutions
QuWAN is QNAP SD-WAN solution that provides WAN optimization and steady network transmission for big data digital transformation. The QHora-301W supports high-speed Wi-Fi 6 and 10GbE connectivity and allows businesses to remotely deploy multi-site mesh VPN. The QMiroPlus-201W combines a mesh Wi-Fi AC2200 router and a 2.5GbE NAS, allowing you to centrally manage and access locally-stored and cloud-based files and data.

New series of Network Virtualization Premise Equipment
The QNAP QuCPE is the integrated QNAP SD-WAN (QuWAN) network virtualization solution designed for SMBs. The QuCPE-3032 and QuCPE-3034 use high-performance Intel Atom Refresh multi-core processors that supports Intel QAT, Smart NIC SR-IOV, and DPDK hardware acceleration technologies, while providing multiple 10 GbE SFP+ ports and 2.5 GbE RJ45 ports for high-speed connections. The QuCPE series features the QNE Network (QNAP Network Equipment) OS for chaining VNF services and AMIZ Cloud centralized deployment and management platform to realize flexible Zero Touch Provisioning for multi-user and multi-tasking business applications.
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2 Comments on QNAP Showcases New NAS, Thunderbolt Storage, 25 GbE Flash Storage Appliance, and More at CES

#1
TheLostSwede
That explains their 25Gbps switch.
I still don't understand why they didn't drop the QHora name, as it's really quite an inappropriate name.
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#2
illusion archives
Although NAS can be fanless, the noise from HDD can not be zero.
So, fanlessness just means nothing.
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