Make the most of your Thunderbolt Port

Originally introduced back in early 2011, Thunderbolt has become the connection of choice for those seeking lightning fast access to their data. Originally aimed at just the MAC market, it has now become a 10Gb/s beast in performance available to Windows users too. With the release of the blisteringly fast 20Gb/s Thunderbolt2, many users are now wondering how to make the most of this super speed connection. Now that newer models of MAC have begun sacrificing ports in favour of battery life and portability, take a look below at a number of ways to expand your system via just a single Thunderbolt connection.

Sonnet Technologies
Sonnet Technologies, Inc. is a world-leading computer hardware upgrade company with a comprehensive line of pro storage systems and media readers, Thunderbolt™ technology PCIe expansion solutions, and performance extending computer cards for professional users in the film, video and broadcast industries. With over 25 years in the hi-tech industry, Sonnet has pioneered and brought to market numerous innovative solutions that enhance the performance and connectivity of Mac® and Windows® computers. Sonnet is headquartered in Irvine, California, the most dynamic concentration of technology and engineering south of Silicon Valley.


Promise Technology Inc
PROMISE Technology, Inc. is a leading supplier of sophisticated RAID storage solutions catering to customers from the enterprise to SMB, as well as SOHO and digital home applications. PROMISE’s award-winning products help solve the business challenges for a new generation of data-intensive business imperatives through a combination of advanced engineering, technical development and industry-leading OEM relationships.

Netstor Technology
From the world first company announced Mini Dual Hot-swappable external Hardware Raid solution in year 2002, these years Netstor continues to make efforts in completed products developing and now the product lines include External Mini Dual, Desk Tower, full line of 19” Rackmount storage enclosures, Internal Multi-Drives Module and all kinds of SAS/SATA converters. Netstor's customer covers the field of Audio/Video editors, IT managers, Telecom and DVR companies who are seeking a stable, trusted and new technology data backup solution.
Founded in 1985 by Paul Seed and Ken Kalopsis, is an ISO 9001 Registered manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts. Since its inception, our company has been dedicated to making IT professionals jobs easier by helping them identify, find and get the connectivity parts they need to enable their solutions.

Western Digital

Welcome to the New Western Digital. 
We are thousands of people worldwide working to enable you to store, collect, access, and use a vast and growing body of digital information. Our reliable hard drives and solid state drives, marketed under the WD and HGST brands, are everywhere that digital information and content is found: in the cloud, supporting your mobile digital lifestyle; in business and personal computers; in external storage devices; in the digital video recorder in your home; and in sophisticated medical, military, aerospace, automotive, manufacturing and telecommunications systems.

At AKiTiO we believe in creating cutting-edge products that are both easy to use and also reliable. We believe that our products should last and that you should enjoy using them. We strive to create the most user-friendly experience possible with the most reliable and long lasting materials and parts available so that you will continue to enjoy using our great products for a long time to come.

Areca Technology Corporation established in 1999, was founded by a group of engineers primarily from the most distinguished technology institute in Taiwan. Our engineer's team has over 20 years of disk array relative firmware/BIOS, software application, device drivers and ASIC technology. With a solid R&D team, Areca designs their own custom ASIC, a high-speed IDE controller, and RAID 6 engine on their controller to achieve high data throughput and availability. Areca's products provide storage products for virtually all areas of the storage market including DAS, NAS, and SAN.

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