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Giveaway: Win a QNAP TS-219PII Turbo NAS!

Cross-platform Sharing with Antivirus

The TS-219P II supports SMB/CIFS with folder aggregation, NFS and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX networks. User accounts and shared folders can be created via the user-friendly web-based interface without IT expertise. The antivirus feature ensures business continuity by offering manual and scheduled virus scan against the latest viruses, malware, worms, and Trojan horses.

Windows Active Directory and LDAP Directory Service
The TS-219P II can be easily joined to a Windows Active Directory or LDAP Directory Service for efficient user account management. The domain users can use the same user account and password to connect to the TS-219P II on the local network.

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Secure Network Access

  • Secure FTP
    The TS-219P II offers secure data transfer with SSL/TLS (explicit) encryption. Passive FTP port range setup is also supported.
  • Shared folder management
    The administrator can select to hide or show the network shared folders of the TS-219P II on Windows network.
  • User permission management
    The administrator can set password, authorized shared folders, and quota for each user account.
  • Policy-based unauthorized IP blocking
    The administrator can allow, deny or auto block specified IP addresses or network domains attempting to connect to the TS-219P II via SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, Samba, or AFP.
  • Remote login
    The TS-219P II supports remote login via SSH or Telnet.
  • Comprehensive log system
    The TS-219P II records detailed file access logs when users access the server via Samba, iSCSI, FTP, AFP, HTTP, HTTPS, Telnet, SSH, and networking services accessed by online users.

Complete Backup Solutions

TS-219P II provides complete backup solutions, including local backup, remote backup, and cloud backup.

Local backup alternatives include:

Remote backup alternatives include:

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Revolutionary Home Video, Music & Photo Center

The TS-219P II is an ideal solution for easily storing large amount of multimedia files, including videos, music, and photos, and then sharing them within the home network with various network media devices.

Home Photo Center
The TS-219P II provides an easy way for photo backup, archiving, and sharing. Simply upload photos to the TS-219P II, and beautiful albums are automatically created. The albums are available for a web browser or UPnP-compatible players. Browsing the photos on widescreen TV with your family or share the photos over the Internet has never been easier.

  • View photo slideshow with background music
  • Display photo details from EXIF: date, exposure time, aperture, etc.
  • Publish photos in a few clicks to social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and more.
  • Share photos with friends by email
  • Browse photos via QMobile app for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices

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Home Music Center
The TS-219P II provides various ways for enjoying the music stored on it. Simply upload music to the TS-219P II, and it’s ready to go.

  • Enjoy music on the desktop
    Listen to favorite MP3 songs streamed from iTunes Server, or play music with a web browser on the desktop computer.
  • Play music on Logitech Squeezebox players
    The SBS (Squeezebox Server) QPKG add-on helps efficiently manage and play the music with Logitech music players without even turning on the PC.
  • Experience high-quality music directly on Hi-Fi system
    Stream music to an UPnP Hi-Fi system and indulge in high-quality sound experience.
  • Listen to music on iPhone/iPod touch/iPad and Android devices
    Wherever a 3G or Wi-Fi connection is available, the TS-219P II allows streaming tons of music right to iOS or Android devices with QMobile app. This won’t take up any storage space on the mobile devices to store music.

Home Movie/Video Center
The TS-219P II provides proficient capability for storing high-definition videos, movies, and ripped Blu-ray DVDs, and then stream to a TV directly or via Sony PS3, Microsoft Xbox 360, or other network media players. The TS-219P II is fast so it can stream multiple 1080p HD movies concurrently. The whisper-quiet design brings cinema-grade home theater experience right in the living room.

All-in-one NAS Server for Home and SOHO

The TS-219P II supports a variety of applications for home and SOHO environments.

File Server
The TS-219P II allows file sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux, and UNIX platforms. It also supports WebDAV for remote access to the shared folders via HTTP/HTTPS protocol.
FTP Server
Set up the TS-219P II as an FTP server and share the files conveniently with friends or customers.
Web Server
Host multiple websites on the TS-219P II with the built-in web server and virtual host feature. The TS-219P II supports PHP, MySQL, HTTPS connection, and SSL authentication. It is the ideal solution to create personal or business websites, e-shops, blogs, content management system (CMS), wiki, and so on.
MySQL Server
The TS-219P II can be flexibly applied in various deployments such as a database server of another web server in remote site or as an additional backup database server.
Printer Server
Connect up to 3 USB printers to the TS-219P II and share the printers with family or business members for network printing within the LAN or over the Internet.

QNAPDownload Station
The TS-219P II is a 24/7 download station for high speed BT, eMule, FTP, and HTTP download. Use the Download Station with the QGet utility to manage the download tasks remotely on the local network or the Internet. The TS-219P II also supports continuous NZB and eMule download by QPKG add-on without turning on a PC.

QNAPSurveillance Station
Connect to multiple IP cameras for real-time monitoring, recording, and playback with Surveillance Station. The TS-219P II supports leading IP camera brands such as AXIS, D-Link, IPUX, LevelOne, Linksys, Panasonic, and VIVOTEK. Particular models support two-way video and audio monitoring and recording, and smart PTZ control to control the monitoring direction of the IP cameras with a web browser. [See detailed support list.]

QNAPSoftware Expansion via QPKG Add-ons
Maximize the usage of the TS-219P II by installing additional QPKG software add-ons developed by users in QNAP’s worldwide community.

QNAPConvenient Wi-Fi Connection
Connect the TS-219P II to the home wireless network through a USB Wi-Fi dongle for convenient access. TheTS-219P II is compatible with fast 802.11n and 802.11g dongles for Wi-Fi connection.

Web File Manager
TheTS-219P II provides Web File Manager for users to access and manage the server data anytime, anywhere with a web browser. Web File Manager supports intelligent data search, batch files upload and download, file extraction, mounting ISO files, file-level permission settings, and more.

Personal/Private Cloud Storage

The TS-219P II helps users reap all the benefits of cloud computing. A personal cloud for home usage or a private cloud for business use can be built easily. This cloud provides flexible ways for data access, sharing, and backup, virtually anytime, anywhere.

MyCloudNAS Service
The MyCloudNAS service simplifies the process of publishing contents in the TS-219P II over the Internet. It provides a web-based portal for file management and access, and supports backing up important data from the TS-219P II to other cloud storage providers such as Amazon S3 and ElephantDrive.

 

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MyCloudNas Access Code
While exposing the TS-219P II to the Internet could raise security concerns, the MyCloudNas Access Code provides privacy control to make selected services only visible to authorized users.

QNAPQMobile App for On-the-go Contents Access
QMobile is an application designed for iOS and Android mobile devices. Terabytes of photos, music and videos stored on the TS-219P II are ready to be streamed by QMobile from anywhere regardless of the actual storage size of the mobile devices. QMobile also provides a convenient way for uploading photos on the mobile devices to TS-219P II for instant sharing.

Advanced Features

RAID Protection with Hot-swap Design
The TS-219P II supports RAID 0, 1, Single, and JBOD disk configurations. The hot-swap design allows replacing the failed drive by hot swapping without turning off the server.

Online RAID Capacity Expansion & Online RAID Level Migration
Online RAID Capacity Expansion enables storage capacity of the NAS to be expanded by replacing the hard drives with larger ones. Online RAID Level Migration upgrades the disk configuration to higher levels with all the data retained.

IP-SAN/ iSCSI Storage and Virtual Disk Drives (VDD) for Storage Expansion
The TS-219P II provides a cost-efficient iSCSI solution to set up an IP-SAN storage. With the built-in iSCSI initiator, the TS-219P II can also connect to other iSCSI targets over the network and turn them into virtual disk drives (VDD).

User-friendly System Management

Instant SMS, Email, and Windows Live Messenger Alert
Configure the SMTP server, SMS server, and Windows Live Messenger account settings on the TS-219P II, and instant system warning or error messages will be sent via email, SMS and Windows Live Messenger.
SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)
Collect the information, warnings, or errors of the TS-219P II and send warnings to up to 3 SNMP servers for centralized management and real-time monitoring.
S.M.A.R.T. & Advanced Hard Drive Health Scan (HHS)
Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology (S.M.A.R.T.) helps the administrator monitor hard drive status. Moreover, the TS-219P II supports Hard Drive Health Scan (HHS) for disk checking and bad blocks scanning.
Graphical Display of Resource Monitor
The TS-219P II provides an easy-to-read graphic to display critical system statistics on disk & memory usage, CPU utilization, and so on.

QNAPSuperior Performance

The Gigabit Ethernet interface and fast processor enable the TS-219P II to deliver superior performance and high reliability for critical applications.

  • FTP/SAMBA Testing Environment: Intel Core2 Quad CPU Q8300 2.50GHz/ 4GB DDRII RAM, Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Bits, Intel PRO 1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter 82571
  • FTP/SAMBA Testing Method: Connect the TS-219P II and PC to switch, upload/download 5GB file without Jumbo Frame, FTP Tool: FileZilla

Eco-friendly & Energy-efficient

The TS-219P II features green technologies to protect the environment and save electricity bill. The smart fan monitors the system temperature of the TS-219P II and automatically adjusts its speed to ensure quiet operation and power saving. The hard drives can be set to enter standby mode after a period of idling to reduce power consumption and extend hard drive lifespan. Scheduled power on/off feature provides flexibility to only allow the TS-219P II to operate in designated time and therefore minimize power usage.

Power Management

Wake on LAN
Enable this option to power on the TS-219P II remotely by Wake on LAN.
Hard Drive Standby
Configure the hard drives to enter standby mode if there is no drive access within the specified period.
Scheduled Power on/off
The flexible scheduled power on/off feature is provided for IT administrators to manage the up time of TS-219P II according to the working hours. The administrator can set the time for automatic system power on, power off, or restart on any days of the week.
UPS Support
The TS-219P II supports USB UPS devices (usbhid-ups supported) to allow users to store the data in time and avoid critical data loss when power outage occurs during data transfer. Network UPS allows multiple TS-219P II servers on the same physical network to be protected by a single UPS via receiving UPS notification on abnormal power supply.
Low power consumptionWhisper-quiet Operation
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