Akitio Expands Personal Cloud Server Product Line with Unveiling of MyCloud Mini

MyCloud Mini personal cloud server provides safe and secure network storage, plus the ability to conveniently share digital content with family and friends

Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - Mar. 6, 2012 - Akitio, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, announced today the expansion of the company's personal cloud server product line with the addition of the MyCloud Mini personal cloud server.


Following in the steps of Akitio's previously released MyCloud Duo, the MyCloud Mini offers users remote Web-based access and a file browser with a built-in media player to easily manage and view files in the Web browser or on an iPhone or iPad. By simply registering the device, users may login through Akitio's Web portal or the iPhone app and will have immediate access to their files.

The MyCloud Mini allows users to create their own personal cloud to share files with friends and family. In addition, users can stream content within their local network to any available UPnP-AV and DLNA compatible devices. Data can also be uploaded to the Gigabit network drive and shared from multiple workstations via SMB or FTP connection.

Designed elegantly in a compact size and delivering a quiet experience, Akitio's MyCloud Mini 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
• Internal 2.5" SATA hard drive support
• Low power consumption
• HDD storage expansion via eSATA
• Set up time of less than 45 seconds
• Gigabit Ethernet connection


Akitio's MyCloud Mini personal cloud server is available for purchase starting at $99, 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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