QNAP ships world’s first Ryzen NAS, promising boosted Virtual Machine performance
- 16 November, 2017 10:15
QNAP Systems Inc. has joined forces with AMD to roll out the world’s first Ryzen-based NAS.
“We are very excited about our partnership with AMD to launch the world’s first Ryzen NAS. Harnessing the tremendous multi-core and multi-threading performance of Ryzen processors underscores QNAP’s dedication for evolving the NAS industry and allows the TS-x77 series to fuel processor-demanding business applications,” said Y.T. Lee, Vice President of QNAP.
“The TS-x77 also provides high flexibility in expansion for network bandwidth, GPU-accelerated features and storage capacity, making it an excellent fit for business and professionals.”
Featuring processors with up to 8-cores/16-threads, SSD caching, and with support for graphics cards, the TS-x77 delivers incredible processing power for driving resource-demanding applications such as VDI, server virtualisation, private cloud, and 4k video playback/transcoding.
The TS-x77 series includes models with AMD Ryzen 7 1700 and AMD Ryzen 5 1600 processors that support AES-NI encryption acceleration and up to 64GB DDR4 RAM. Two M.2 SATA 6 GB/s SSD slots are provided for cache acceleration or high-performance storage pools.
Every model in the series provides USB 3.1 Gen2 10Gbps Type-A and Type-C ports, and three PCIe slots for incredible expansion potential. Supported PCIe devices include a graphics card, 10GbE/40GbE NICs, PCIe NVMe SSD, USB 3.1 expansion cards, and QM2 cards. Incorporating incredible performance, reliability and scalability, the TS-x77 series provides an exceptional storage solution for diverse IT environments.
“We are pleased to continue our relationship with QNAP in providing high-performance NAS solutions for rigid business IT environments,” said Dan Bounds, Senior Director of Enterprise Products at AMD.
“With its exceptional speed, performance and low power consumption, the AMD Ryzen processors featuring ‘Zen’ core architecture presents the most-advanced AMD embedded processors to date and has the potential to be a game-changer in the high-performance SMB NAS market segment.”
Running the intelligent QTS 4.3 operating system, the TS-x77 series is a comprehensive storage solution for data storage, backup/restoration, sharing and management. The built-in QTS App Centre includes hundreds of install-on-demand apps to extend NAS functionality while increasing productivity gains.
The new TS-x77 series is now available. For more information, and to view the full QNAP NAS line-up, please visit www.qnap.com