VIA Technologies announced their new VIA System Design Manufacturing Service. VIA will provide OEMs and ODMs with customized versions of home and SOHO storage platforms targeting specific markets. VIA will combine processor platforms and chassis designs with a full design manufacturing service and comprehensive engineering support. This will enable OEMs and ODMs to address the needs of system integrators and retailers by speeding up product cycles and reducing production costs.
The VIA NSD7200 is the first product for the new design manufacturing service. The VIA NSD7200 is an ultra compact 2-bay storage server. The Microsoft Windows Home Server-compliant system is esigned for fast-emerging home and home office usage, including headless storage and media server applications. Flexibility in features and chassis allow OEMs/ODMs to offer unique solutions to a range of customers, from broadband providers and storage specialists to mainstream retail channels.
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