USRobotics uShare Mini NAS Adapter Provides Easy File and Media Sharing At Work or At Home
New Device Turns USB Hard Drive into Network Attached Storage System; Simple Way to Share Files and Printers or Stream Music and Media on a Local Network
Chicago (June 08, 2011) – USRobotics, a Platinum Equity company and leading provider of Internet access and networking products, today introduced the USR8710 uShare™ Mini NAS Adapter, a new device that allows files and media to be easily shared at home or at work all from a single device. One of the easiest NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices to use and install, the USR8710 requires only the connection of an external USB hard drive or USB flash drive to the Gigabit NAS adapter and a few mouse clicks to securely share files and a printer over a local network or to stream music, movies, pictures or videos with an integrated media center for iTunes, Xbox and PS3.
“People want to be able to share their pictures and files across multiple computers and systems” said Bruce Swail, CEO for US Robotics. “The NAS adapter allows for quick and secure access to remote files on a hard drive from anywhere without the need to carry extra drives or bulky devices. And because USB NAS means better compatibility, the device can be used to share information across Windows, Mac and Linux systems.”
People want to be able to share their pictures and files across multiple computers and systems. ”
The uShare Mini NAS Adapter provides access to shared files remotely from anywhere with just an Internet connection. The device allows for the addition of up to 2 TB of fast and secure networked storage for easy file sharing and media streaming. It features integrated back-up software for file restoration while the USB port allows users to swap or upgrade drives on the fly. At the same time, the device provides built-in security with user level and folder settings and username/password for HTML configuration utility.
The new device includes SyncQuick™ Back-Up software to back-up files. At the same time, SyncQuick NAS Manager automatically finds attached storage devices for easy configuration. It supports Auto IP/Fixed IP and Ethernet connections at speeds of 10/100 Mbps and 1 Gigabit.
The new USRobotics USR8710 uShare Mini NAS Adapter is currently available at retail prices starting at $69.99. The products can be purchased through USRobotics’s authorized distributors and reseller partners .The uShare Mini NAS Adapter comes standard with a one-year limited manufacturer warranty from the date of purchase. For additional information, please call (877) 710-0884.
For more than 30 years, millions of businesses and consumers have relied on USRobotics for powerful networking products that provide reliable Internet access. The company continues to support the latest technologies through the development of new devices, which are known for their ease-of-use, compact size, and designed especially for the growing home, home office and small- to medium-sized business markets. A Platinum Equity company headquartered in the Chicago area, USRobotics is dedicated to keeping its customers connected worldwide to information, to entertainment and to each other.