Thecus 2-bay N2520 is designed to offer a revolutionary experience to the NAS industry. SuperSpeed USB 3.0 fosters quick transfers, HDMI output is convenient for multimedia playback and McAfee Antivirus protection is to keep your NAS operating smoothly. The past proves merit; innovative technologies have been utilized to develop the N2520 NAS to serve one single purpose: improve user experience and satisfaction.
5 minutes complete installation
The N2520 is designed with ease in mind; it is easy enough for anyone to set up. Overlook the several steps which usually are associated with setting up NAS appliances. Simply plug the power supply, insert the Ethernet cable, boot up the N2520 and set up will be completed within 5 minutes. This breakthrough feature truly makes this a Plug-and-Play NAS.
Powerful client utility
Thecus developed a unique way to access your NAS without the need to go through web browsers. The client utility is better known as "Intelligent NAS", it's a utility that is packaged in the N2520 to offer ease of use. This powerful utility will directly be installed on your computer and auto-Samba your NAS, thus automatically gives you access to designated folders.
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Have easy access to your NAS via Dynamic DNS (DDNS), this allows users to allocate and access their NAS files via the Internet remotely. Since IP digits are often difficult to remember, domain names are utilized to make NAS management much more convenient. When the IP address is changed, the DDNS server will automatically adjust the IP address to make sure that remote access is always available. In short, DDNS provides convenient remote Internet access to your Thecus N2520 by utilizing domain names instead of IP digits.
When the user utilizes the client utility, they will be presented with a feature of photos from the past, hence flashback. For example, if the current date is "Feb xx, xxxx", Auto Flashback Gallery will automatically display photos of the same date but different year. If a photo of that date is absent, other photos will simply take its place.
Data guard backup solution is the ultimate software as it provides both local and remote parts. Currently, data is backed up across RAID volumes, external USB drives, and eSATA. In addition, Data guard uses innovative technology to sync data across the network to other NAS and servers. More importantly, Thecus data guard is the total backup solution which makes managing NAS user-friendly and convenient.
NAS data can now be burned directly to CD, DVD, and Blu-ray discs with data burn, this hassle-free module makes burning data to a disk effortless. In addition, burning ISO image file is also supported. Whether you're managing audio, media or essential files; data burn copies information fast while significantly reducing waiting time. The process of burning file to disk is now easy and smooth with data burn module.
Thecus' innovative hardware helps prevent failures. But sometimes you have to protect the NAS against itself. Adding an antivirus to the already comprehensive software bundle will provide the necessary software protection by scanning the files on your NAS and defending it against possible threats. McAfee is the world's large dedicated security technology company and shares Thecus' spirit of dedication and quality. By establishing a strong partnership with them, Thecus will allow users the benefit of McAfee's powerful software on their NAS entirely for free.
The private and public clouds meet with Thecus' DropBox, Amazon S3 and ElephantDrive cloud backup functionality! Guard your data with RAID at home and an additional level of protection in the Cloud. Just drag and drop files into the folder on your NAS and access them on any computer or mobile device with DropBox, Amazon S3 or ElephantDrive.
Make your NAS into the ultimate multimedia hub! The N2520's HDMI output allows you to connect your NAS directly to your TV for device management, web browsing with Flash support, and even HD video playback. Don't force yourself to watch movies on that tiny little computer screen anymore, take it to the living room!
USB 3.0 connectivity
The next generation of connectivity is here with speeds 10x faster than USB 2.0. Whether connecting digital cameras and smart phones, backing up large external hard drives, or extending the capacity of your NAS, USB 3.0 will make sure it's done in no time at up to 5 Gbit/s. Backwards compatibility adds the connectivity of a world full of USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 devices to get the best combination of speed and universal access.
Acronis true image
Thecus brings the best to the table with Acronis's advanced backup software. Back up all your data with one-click protection or pick and choose only your most important files. Acronis sports a slick interface, user-friendly design, and comprehensive features to keep your data safe.
Divide the massive storage of a Thecus NAS among multiple users. Whether there are two users or 100, user quotas make it easy to divvy up and manage disk space.