freedom9 has introduced a media storage and content server for the digital home.
Based on a marvel network processor, the freeStor 400 delivers 50% throughput improvement and the ability to simultaneously stream content to multiple applications; iTunes, Media Center or other DLNA appliances.
The freeStor 400 4-bay media storage server allows a user to share digital media files such as video, music and images with everyone on the home or office network.
User’s can enjoy the benefits of the built-in UPnP AV media server, iTunes server and DLNA support as they stream digital content via Ethernet or wireless 802.11g/b to compatible media players in the bedroom, living room or where ever digital media is required. Video streaming file formats include MPEG4, MPEG2, AVI, WMV9 and VOB.
With space for four internal SATA 3Gbps hard drives, users can configure the freeStor 400 with RAID 5 to protect media files.
The sleek design and quiet operation (26dBA) of the freeStor 400 media storage server will capture envious looks whether it is located in a busy office environment or incorporated in your living-room entertainment system without adding any distracting fan noise or taking up much space.