My Cloud™ EX2 and My Cloud™ EX4 devices offer advanced NAS features with Up to 24 TB Capacity for Creative Professionals, Prosumers, and Workgroups
INDIA. – July 01, 2015 – WD®, a Western Digital companyand a world leader in digital storage, has launched My Cloud™ EX2 and My Cloud™ EX4devices in India. My CloudEX2 and My CloudEX4systems belong to the My Cloudfamily of personal cloud solutions and are designed to fulfill data storage needs of creative professionals, prosumers, workgroups and anyone looking for a reliable way to save, share, back up, stream and manage massive amounts of digital data. My Cloud EX2 and My Cloud EX4 devices are high-performance two-bay and four-bay network attached storage (NAS) solutions, respectively.
“SMBs and small offices/home offices (SOHOs) in India are increasingly becoming aware of technology and its implications in advancing their businesses and gaining competitive advantage. They need an easy and private way to store all their business-related data, access it and manage it from anywhere in the world using any device.” said Khalid Wani,Director (Content Solutions), India, Middle East and Africa, WD. “With the My Cloud EX series of products, customers will be thrilled with the advanced features, high-performance and reliability that WD can provide.”
The populated My Cloud EX series featuresWD Red® hard drives for ultimate reliability in the unique 24×7 NAS operating environment. The highest capacity available in WD Red drives is 6 TB. WD Red drives are powered by NASware™ 3.0 technology, improving drive reliability and protecting customer data in the event of a power loss or disruption.Additionally, WD Red hard drives feature 3D Active Balance Plus, an enhanced balance control technology that significantly improves overall drive performance and reliability.My Cloud EX2 and My Cloud EX4 systems provide several capacity options, allowing customers to choose from a drive-less enclosure that allows customers to customize their capacity and add additional drives as their library of digital content grows
Some features that My Cloud EX2 and My Cloud EX4 devices offer include enhanced data control and protection, high capacity and reliability, anytime, anywhere access and advanced streaming and serving.
With Easy-Slide-Drive technology, My Cloud EX2 and My Cloud EX4 devices allow customers to easily install or quickly hot-swap drives, without the need for a screwdriver, toolkit or trays. Additionally, customers can attach compatible USB 3.0 hard drives to the USB expansion ports on the My CloudEX series to instantly expand their storage capacity.
My CloudEX series of products are compatible with Windows® 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP, OS X Mavericks™, Mountain Lion™, Lion®, Snow Leopard®, as well as DLNA®/UPnP® enabled devices.
Price and Availability
Both My Cloud EX2 and My Cloud EX4 devices come with a two-year limited regional warranty and are available through our IT channel.
The WD My Cloud mobile app is currently available for free download from the App StoreSM and Google PlayTM.
WD, a Western Digital company, is a long-time innovator and storage industry leader. As a storage technology pacesetter, the company produces reliable, high-performance hard disk drives and solid state drives. These drives are deployed by OEMs and integrators in desktop and mobile computers, enterprise computing systems, embedded systems and consumer electronics applications, as well as by the company in providing its own storage products. WD’s leading storage devices and systems, networking products, media players and software solutions empower people around the world to easily save, store, protect, share and experience their content on multiple devices. WD was established in 1970 and is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. For more information, please visit the company’s website at http://www.wd.com.
Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC), Irvine, Calif., is a global provider of products and services that empower people to create, manage, experience and preserve digital content. Its companies design and manufacture storage devices, networking equipment and home entertainment products under the WD, HGST and G-Technology brands. Visit the Investor section of the company’s website (www.westerndigital.com) to access a variety of financial and investor information.
My Cloud EX4 (populated) system is shipped in RAID 5 configuration, which leaves three quarters of the system capacity available for data storage. System is configurable to RAID 0, JBOD or spanned, which leaves all system capacity available for data storage. Up to 0.1TB may be reserved for non-user accessible storage.