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Kingston Digital Ships Secure, Affordable USB Flash Drive

  • 23 November, 2009 14:10

<p><em>DataTraveler Locker+ Allows Portable Security at Lower Cost</em></p>
<p><strong>Sydney, Australia</strong> – <strong>November 23, 2009</strong>
–Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology
Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced
the release of the DataTraveler Locker+ USB Flash drive. The DataTraveler Locker+
allows companies of any size to secure mobile data with the ease and confidence
of knowing that their data is encrypted and safe. The DataTraveler Locker+ also
comes at a lower cost in times of shrinking IT budgets, making it ideal for
budget-conscious companies.<br/>
“Kingston created this drive to address the rise in data loss and theft
which has been a growing problem with expensive consequences. This device gives
companies a solution that is not only affordable but provides peace of mind
in securing mobile data,” said Vaughan Nankivell, Regional Manager- Australia
and New Zealand for Kingston Technology. “The DataTraveler Locker+ encrypts
100 percent of the contents and is available at a price point that is very attractive
for all entities looking to comply with corporate security policies.”<br/>
Data on the Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ is secured with 256-bit hardware-based
AES encryption. Access to the drive’s contents is through a simple to
use interface requiring a complex password. The likelihood of successful brute
force attacks on the DataTraveler Locker+ is reduced as the drive locks down
and reformats after 10 incorrect password attempts.<br/>
The 100 percent encrypted DataTraveler Locker+ ships in up to 32GB capacity.
For companies in need of a partitionable area on the USB drive for public sharing
(e.g., within an office setting), Kingston offers the DataTraveler Locker which
allows both a public and encrypted zone. Kingston also ships the DataTraveler
Vault – Privacy Edition for enterprise and government customers requiring
a speedier, more robust Flash drive. It is also waterproof and Trade Agreements
Act-compliant. Kingston DataTraveler USB drives are backed by a five-year warranty
and free tech support. For more information, visit <a href="#"></a><br/>
<strong>Compatibility Table</strong></p>
<p></p><table border="1" bordercolor="#000000" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="0" width="34%">
<tr bgcolor="#CCFFFF">
<td width="72%"><strong><font color="#000000" size="1">Operating System<br/>
<td width="28%"><strong><font color="#000000" size="1">File Transfer</font></strong></td>
<td height="16"><font size="1">Windows 7**<br/>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Windows Vista (SP1, SP2)**<br/>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Windows XP (SP1, SP2, SP3)<br/>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<td height="16"><font size="1">Windows 2000 (SP4)<br/>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Mac OS X v.10.4 – v.10.6<br/>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<table border="1" bordercolor="#000000" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="0" width="44%">
<tr bgcolor="#CCFFFF">
<td colspan="2">
<div align="center"><font size="1"><strong>Kingston DataTraveler
Locker+ USB Flash Drive</strong></font></div></td>
<tr bgcolor="#CCFFFF">
<td><font size="1"><strong>Part Number<br/>
<td><font size="1"><strong>Capacity and Features</strong></font></td>
<td><font size="1">DTL+/4GB<br/>
<td><font size="1">DataTraveler Locker+ 4GB</font></td>
<td><font size="1">DTL+/8GB<br/>
<td><font size="1">DataTraveler Locker+ 8GB</font></td>
<td><font size="1">DTL+/16GB<br/>
<td><font size="1">DataTraveler Locker+ 16GB</font></td>
<td><font size="1">DTL+/32GB<br/>
<td><font size="1">DataTraveler Locker+ 32GB</font></td>
<strong>DataTraveler Locker+ Features and Specifications:</strong><br/>
• Full Encryption: 100 percent of stored data is protected by 256-bit
AES hardware-based encryption<br/>
• Secure: drive locks down and reformats after 10 intrusion attempts<br/>
• Enforced Password Protection: complex password is user set with minimum
characteristics to prevent unauthorized access<br/>
• Easy to Use: no admin rights or application installation required<br/>
• Guaranteed: five-year warranty with free customer support<br/>
• Dimensions: 2.58" x 0.71" x 0.41" (65.76mm x 17.98mm
x 10.7mm)<br/>
• Capacities*: 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB<br/>
• Compatibility: designed to USB 2.0 specifications<br/>
• Operating Temperature: 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 60°C)<br/>
• Storage Temperature: -4°F to 185°F (-20°to 85°C)<br/>
• Minimum System Requirements:<br/>
– USB 2.0 compliant and 1.1 compatible<br/>
– Two (2) free consecutive drive letters required for use†<br/>
<font size="1">* Some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other
functions and thus is not available for data storage. For more information,
please consult Kingston’s Flash Memory Guide at<br/>
** Does not support ReadyBoost.<br/>
† First free drive letters after physical devices such as system partition,
optical drives, etc.</font><br/>
Product and Pricing Summary:</strong><br/>
Vendor: Kingston Technology<br/>
Product name : Kingston DTL+<br/>
RRP for DTL+/4GB: A$34.90 NZ$44.50<br/>
RRP for DTL+/8GB: A$49.00 NZ$64.50<br/>
RRP for DTL+/16GB: A$139.00 NZ$175.00<br/>
RRP for DTL+/32BG: A$239.00 NZ$299.00<br/>
Website: <a href="#"></a><br/>
Australian Distributors: Avnet Australia Pty Ltd, Ingram Micro, Simms International
Pty Ltd., Synnex Australia PTY Ltd.<br/>
New Zealand Distributors: Ingram Micro NZ, Synnex NZ<br/>
Kingston memory is backed by a lifetime warranty and free technical support.<br/>
Availability: Shipping Immediately<br/>
<font size="1">To discuss this product on Kingston Blog, please go to <a href="#"></a>.<br/>
To try the game “Challenge Your Memory”, please go to <a href="#"></a>.<br/>
To find out if your Kingston product is genuine, Kingston also provides an online
verification site: <a href="#"></a>.<br/>
To try the game “Search for Genuine Kingston”, please go to <a href="#"></a>.<br/>
<strong>About Kingston Digital, Inc.</strong><br/>
Kingston Digital, Inc. (“KDI”) is the Flash memory affiliate of
Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent manufacturer
of memory products. Established in 2008, KDI is headquartered in Fountain Valley,
California, USA. For more information, please visit <a href="#"></a><br/>
<strong>PR Contact</strong><br/>
Renato Catalan<br/>
Gap Marketing and Management Pty Ltd<br/>
Website: <a href="#"> </a><br/>
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