WD®, a Western Digital company and a world leader in storage solutions, today announced, together with industry leading NAS manufacturers; Dlink®, Buffalo®, Drobo, Netgear®, Zyxel plus WD®, a special UK channel programme called NAStravaganza. NAStravaganza enables end users to purchase NAS system bundles, incorporating WD Red™ and WD Red Pro™ NAS line of SATA hard drives, together with chassis from the above manufacturers.
NAStravaganza brings end users extra value plus peace of mind, the systems can be purchased through WD Reseller partners; Ebuyer, Dabs, Insight, Broadband Buyer Misco and Overclockers..
About the Hard Drives
WD Red family was specifically designed for home and small office NAS (network attached storage) systems with one to eight drive bays. Powered by NASware™ 3.0 technology, WD Red is compatibility-tested with top NAS system manufacturers and optimised for performance and reduced power consumption.
WD Red Pro is ideal for medium to large business environments. The WD Red Pro line of NAS hard drives supports eight to sixteen bay NAS systems. The enhanced design offers reliable, high performance storage, powered by NASware 3.0. By introducing the WD Red Pro, WD has a full portfolio of NAS storage solutions with the WD Red family (WD Red and WD Red Pro) for both consumer and business NAS applications.
“This is a great opportunity for end users to buy quality, good value, NAS systems featuring WD Red and WD Red Pro drives,” said Jermaine Campbell, WD Sales Manager for Northern Europe, “The drives and chassis have all been compatibility tested in the WD FIT Laboratory”.
“WD Red is no doubt the customer’s choice for drives used in NAS solutions,” said Duncan Rutherford of Dabs/BT Business, “and as such, when WD contacted us about NAStravaganza it was a natural fit to position our best-selling NAS hard drives alongside some compelling NAS deals!”.
“QNAP has joined this campaign because we want to create more easy-to-install bundle choices for all our resellers and users” said Ted Tang Sales Manager European Business Division “ and we hope that our reseller customers will see the benefits of this NAStravaganza offer”.
Participating WD Reseller Partners are; Broadband Buyer, DABS, ebuyer, Insight Misco & Overclockers
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, California. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.wd.com.
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