Akitio's MyCloud Duo Provides Network and Mobile Storage Access Worldwide

MyCloud Duo personal cloud server provides safe and secure network storage, plus the ability to store and share digital content from anywhere in the world

Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - Nov. 8, 2011 - Akitio, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, announced today the availability of the company's second -generation personal cloud server, the MyCloud Duo. Featuring a Web -based file browser and media player to manage and playback media files, as well as a Web portal at www.myakitio.com for remote access, the MyCloud Duo personal cloud server provides the convenience of accessing a home server anywhere in the world.

Equipped with the UPnP -AV media server, Akitio's MyCloud Duo allows users to stream content within their local network to any available UPnP -AV and DLNA compatible devices. With the MyCloud Duo sporting a Gigabit Ethernet connection, data can also be uploaded quickly and shared with multiple workstations via SMB or FTP connection, similar to traditional NAS systems.

Ideal for small businesses looking to share files locally and remotely, the MyCloud Duo offers free mobile apps available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices to easily manage and view files directly on mobile devices. With the MyCloud Duo, files will always be one tap away.

Akitio's MyCloud Duo personal cloud server features the following:

• UPnP -AV media server to stream media files on the local network
• Web -based file browser and media player to manage and playback media files
• Web portal for remote access at home and on -the -road
• Gigabit Ethernet connection
• 3TB support
• RAID 0, RAID 1, and JBOD
• Virtual storage for mobile device
• Free mobile apps
• No subscription or fee charges

Akitio's MyCloud Duo personal cloud server is available for purchase for $149, and can be found at Akitio.com, as well as various Akitio retailers and distributors.

About Akitio
Akitio is focused on creating cutting -edge storage solutions that are both easy to use and reliable. With a full range of direct attached and network attached storage products since its founding in 1992, Akitio strives to create products that parallel its core values, products that are affordable, easy to use, reliable, innovative and environmentally friendly. For more information about Akitio, please visit the company's Web site at http://www.Akitio.com.


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