What's New: Information Technology
Jan 1, 2005 12:00 PM
The USB Mini-B connector allows portable devices to communicate and share data without a PC connection. This Mini-B offers high-speed and ultraminiaturization. The connector has been created for USB on-the-go devices within the USB 2 market and is designed to meet the needs of the consumer, portable, and wireless electronics markets.
The data-archiving software PowerBackup ships with BTC's latest USB 2 mini disk drives worldwide. PowerBackup is designed for people of all levels of archiving experience. With a straightforward interface, anyone can write valuable data to a hard disk, a DVD, or another storage device in minutes. Restoring lost data from archives is also quick and easy. PowerBackup provides a range of practical features, such as appending or overwriting data on discs, three levels of compression, and password protection.
The PRO series of memory cards that has been added to the RIDATA brand lineup includes the CompactFlash PRO, MultiMedia Card PRO, and reduced-size MultiMedia Card PRO. Each format is available in assorted capacities. The cards are compatible with virtually all notebook PCs, PDAs, MP3 players, digital cameras, cell phones, and pagers. They can be used to back up or store critical data, images, or documents. They also are an efficient way to take important files to another location.
The TigerStack III SMC6824MPE is a 24-port 10/100 stackable managed switch. The new TigerSwitch excels in enterprise applications, according to the company. Stackable up to eight high, all of which can be managed under a single IP address, each SMC6824MPE provides 24 auto-MDIX 10/100Mbps ports and two uplink ports for optional Gigabit or 100Mbps fiber. Providing high-performance backbone connectivity with a nonblocking switching fabric that supports an aggregated bandwidth of 9.6Gbps, the SMC6824MPE's advanced features incorporate security and performance, with Power Over Ethernet for added flexibility, it is also easy to install and manage through the included EliteView management utility.