Western Digital unveils My Cloud EX2 Ultra
Western Digital has announced its upgraded network attached storage system
Western Digital has announced its updated its prosumer solutions with My Cloud EX2 Ultra, a high performance two-bay network attached storage (NAS) system.
The My Cloud EX2 Ultra NAS is designed from the ground up for creative professionals and prosumers, who need to automatically sync content across computers, share files and folders and view multiple back-up options to create personalised digital libraries.
"We know our My Cloud users, especially creative professionals, need comprehensive solutions as digital storage needs continue to soar as well as the need for ongoing streaming capability," said Western Digital's Khalid Wani, director of branded business for India, Middle East and Africa. "With the My Cloud EX2 Ultra, creative professionals are able to combine high performance with multi-tasking optimization and data protection to create a NAS system that simplifies their workflow and provides peace-of-mind."
My Cloud EX2 Ultra has been upgraded with a 1.3GHz dual-core processor enabling users to receive ultra-fast transfer rates for high performance and smooth video streaming. Users also have access to 1GB of DDR3 memory, enabling them to multi-task with ease and leverage applications for HD media streaming and surveillance.
Several data management and security features permit users to select a preferred method for managing and protecting movies, photos, music and digital files. Drive management options include RAID 0, RAID 1; JBOD and spanning modes, while data protection options include NAS to NAS, USB, cloud or LAN/WAN backup. The My Cloud EX2 Ultra NAS comes preconfigured in RAID 1 mode to help protect data right from the start and is easily configurable into other data protection modes.
The My Cloud EX2 Ultra is compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, OS X El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion as well as DLNA/UPnP enabled devices.