PRESS RELEASES 10/17/2013 9:00:00 AM | Business Wire News

Akitio Develops World’s First Fully Bus-Powered 512GB SSD Thunderbolt Storage Solution


BREA, Calif.

Akitio, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, announced today the company has received certification on the world’s first 512GB, fully Bus-powered Thunderbolt storage solution. In addition to the company’s ever-expanding line of storage solutions, the 512GB model complements the series and is able to reach READ speeds of 520GB/second on bus power.

Akitio has developed its own low power, high capacity and high performance SSD’s that can be used in portable storage products, such as the Akitio Neutrino Thunderbolt Edition. The new 512GB model with a pre-installed solid-state drive (SSD) is available now with an MSRP of $599. The Akitio Thunderbolt series is available at Akitio.com, Amazon.com and several online and retail outlets across the world.

Since its founding in 1992, Akitio has remained focused on developing cutting-edge storage solutions to provide its customers with the fastest, most reliable storage solutions on the market.

“We are extremely proud to have created the world’s first, fully bus-powered Thunderbolt product with a 512GB SSD,” stated Richard Wright, director of global distribution, Akitio. “Video editing and post production professionals have been clamoring for a high capacity, bus-powered Thunderbolt storage solution, and we are confident that our 512GB Neutrino Thunderbolt Edition will fulfill those needs.”

More information about Akitio’s line of complete storage solutions can be found by visiting Akitio.com or contacting sales@akitio.com.

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 website at http://www.Akitio.com.

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