Apical Inks Deal with Infortrend to Distribute Storage Solutions/Products

August 7, 2017

Apical to be a national distributor for Infortrend’s products range across India

MUMBAI, IndiaAugust 7, 2017 – Apical, a leading provider of value added data storage solutions, recently announced a partnership with Infortrend Technology, a leading provider of high – performance networked storage solution, to distribute Infotrend’s various lines of data storage solutions throughout India. This strategic partnership is a sincere approach of Apical towards the enterprise segment and this will enable Apical to strengthen its position in the SMB and enterprise segment in India.

Showing excitement on this alliance, Mr. Tejas Sheth, Director at Apical said “We at Apical, firmly believe that channel partners play a vital and magnificent role in the overall success. We are extremely thrilled about the partnership as Infortrend is one of the leading brands of networked storage solution. The partnership will be beneficial for our customers as it will help them identify the right sales opportunities.”

Mr. Prabhat Bhadauria, Sales Manager, India & SAARC at Infortrend Technology, Inc. said “We are looking forward to expanding our reach into the Indian market with the help of Apical. We are happy to tie up with Apical for distribution of our product range in India. The Apical team comes with large experience in IT and we are assertive that the demand of our products will increase in India.We truly believe that Apical is a valuable addition to our channel ecosystem.”

Apical will use its strength in the areas of Media & Broadcast, Surveillance and IT verticals in India for the distribution of Infortrend’s products in India. The partnership will immensely benefit customers as Apical’s customers will have access to an Infortrend’s products range of data storage solutions, while Infortrend will be able to acquire more customers in India with support from Apical. Being a leading provider of value added data storage solutions in the Indian market, Apical will play a vital role in strengthening the position of Infortrend in the country.

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About Apical

Apical is a leading name in Value Added Data Storage Solutions. Established in 2005 Apical is a trusted name owing to their strong Solution Centric approach and is known for its partner focused Distribution pan India.

For past seven years the teams in Apical have dedicated themselves to create Quality, Robust yet Cost Effective solutions serving all industry verticals and applications, for their partners who cater to SMB, Enterprise and Government Customers. Based out of Mumbai the Promoters of Apical have an aggregated experience of over 25 years.

In a constant endeavor to Delight Customers and with understanding to market dynamics and sensitivity Apical team is continuously working with multiple brands and adding new products in portfolio. Apical today is the Distribution house for Surveillance, Data Storage and Home Control brands like Thecus, Akiti, Infotrend, Netstor.

With a good spread in the IT Channel, Apical wishes to create a strong business relationship with the SI and SMB community by providing them with profit rich products and at the same time satisfy the end user with Quality and Technology, to know more please visit www.Apical.in

About Infortrend

Founded in 1993, Infortrend Corporation (Public TPE:2495) is a leading provider of high performance networked storage solutions focusing on quality, reliability, choice and value. Fueled by a depth of technological expertise and system level knowledge, Infortrend storage solutions have been widely deployed on a variety of demanding applications by multiple users across commercial and industrial markets. Its core brands include the ESVA, EonStor DS, EonStor, EonNAS product families. For more information, please visit www.infortrend.com


Apical Achieves 90% Business Growth in FY 16-17

July 24, 2017

Well spread channel network and continuous innovation, served as driving factor for growth of Apical

MUMBAI, IndiaJuly 24, 2017 – Apical, a leading distribution house for data storage, today announced that the company has achieved a whopping 90% business growth in FY 2016 -2017. With a strong understanding of the Indian market dynamics and sensitivity, Apical growth was backed by significant deals in the enterprise sector. Besides, Apical’s good spread in the IT Channel helped the company to partner with IT professionals/leaders to cater Surveillance, Data Storage and Home Control solutions.

Established in 2005, Apical was ideated to bring in selective, high quality, technically advanced and value for money brands to Indian consumer market. Apical has provided their solution to some of the reputed companies and has managed to bag their confidence by providing them with the right and effective solutions. Apical today, stands proudly in the market as a trusted unique and customized solutions provider.

Last financial year was another great year for Apical. We saw an extraordinary development in our client base, which is tribute of our capacity to accustom to constantly evolvingmarket” said Tejas Sheth, Director at Apical. “In the coming future we are looking forward to getting deeper into data storage business and offer unique & customized solutions based on customers’ requirements.” added Tejas Sheth.

In the near future, the company aims to achieve even more growth rate in addition to previous year in FY 2017-18.The target verticals will be surveillance, media and entertainment broadcasting, banking, government etc.

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About Apical

Apical is a leading name in Value Added Data Storage Solutions. Established in 2005 Apical is a trusted name owing to their strong Solution Centric approach and is known for its partner focused Distribution pan India.

For past seven years the teams in Apical have dedicated themselves to create Quality, Robust yet Cost Effective solutions serving all industry verticals and applications, for their partners who cater to SMB, Enterprise and Government Customers. Based out of Mumbai the Promoters of Apical have an aggregated experience of over 25 years.

In a constant endeavor to Delight Customers and with understanding to market dynamics and sensitivity Apical team is continuously working with multiple brands and adding new products in portfolio. Apical today is the Distribution house for Surveillance, Data Storage and Home Control brands like Thecus, Akiti, Infotrend, Netstor.

With a good spread in the IT Channel, Apical wishes to create a strong business relationship with the SI and SMB community by providing them with profit rich products and at the same time satisfy the end user with Quality and Technology, to know more please visit www.Apical.in


[Press Release] AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad; Thunderbolt 2 now available with Apical

July 23, 2014

High performance Four Thunderbolt™ 2 interface for lightning fast speed of up to 20 GB/s for storage and display

MUMBAI, India – July 23, 2014 – Apical, distributor for Data Storage solutions today announced the launch of AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad from AKiTiO for Mac users.

Faster than ever, Thunder2 users can now get the speed up to 1347 MB/s with the 4-bay Thunderbolt™ 2 technologyThunderbolt™ 2 storage enclosure. The removable trays allow for easy installation and replacement of the drives. They are designed for both 2.5″ SSDs where speed is the priority and for 3.5″ HDDs when it is important to maximize the storage capacity. An ultra-durable aluminum casing provides efficient heat dissipation, plus an extra-large rear fan keeps the drives cool even in the duration of long working hours.

By incorporating the awesome Thunderbolt 2 interface and combining it with four SSD drives that can keep up in a RAID 0 software. AKiTiO’s Thunder2 Quad is capable to deliver an extremely fast output performance of up to 1347 MB/s. The second Thunderbolt 2 port supports user’s daisy chain up to five Thunderbolt devices together. Thunderbolt 2 technology incorporates Display Port 1.2 support, which allows video streaming to a single 4K video monitor. Video editors can now use a single port to connect external storage drives and a 4k display.

Specifications:

  • Model No: AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad
  • Part No:
  1. TBQ-TIAA-AKTU (without drives)
  2. TBQ-TIAA-AKTUH (4 x 1TB SSDs)
  3. TBQ-TIAA-AKT1UH (4 x 2TB HDDs)
  4. TBQ-TIAA-AKT2UH (4 x 4TB HDDs)
  • Certifications:
  1. CE
  2. FCC
  3. Thunderbolt™ technology
  • Case material: High quality aluminum for optimized heat dissipation
  • Application:
  1. Up to four 2.5″ or 3.5″ SATA-I, SATA-II or SATA-III drives
  2. Supports large volumes in excess of 2TB
  • RAID mode: Non-RAID
  • Interface/Ports: 2x Thunderbolt 2 ports
  • Data transfer: Thunderbolt 2 interface up to 20Gbps
  • System requirements (PC):
  1. Windows 7, Windows 8
  2. Computer with Thunderbolt connector
  • System requirements (Mac):
  1. Mac OS 10.9 or above
  2. Computer with Thunderbolt connector
  • System environment:
  1. Operating Temperature: 5°C ~ 35°C
  2. Storage Temperature: -20°C ~ 60°C
  3. Relative Humidity: 5% ~ 95% (non-condensing)
  • Power supply: External power adapter (UL, cUL, CE, FCC, BSMI, TUV approved)
  1. Input: AC 100-240V, 50Hz-60Hz
  2. Output: DC +12V/12.5A (peak current 15A/10sec)
  • Fan noise level: 25 dB(A)
  • Dimensions (LxWxH):
  1. 53 inches x 7.24 inches x 5.31 inches
  2. 2cm x 18.4cm x 13.5cm
  • Package contents:
  1. AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad enclosure (drives not included)
  2. Thunderbolt cable
  3. Power adapter
  4. Setup guide
  • Warranty: 1 year

Remarks: The maximum real world performance of this Thunderbolt 2 product is about 1375 MB/s. To reach these kind of speeds with the AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad, four SSDs that are combined in a RAID 0 systems (Apple Software RAID) are required. This Thunderbolt product is not compatible with Apple’s Boot Camp.

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About Apical

Apical is distributor for Solution based product line. It provides solution/service for the products. Apical is 7 year old company. Promoter of Apical has 18 years of experience in IT industry. They deal in Total Storage solution. DAS / SAN / NAS from Thecus & Enhance. Apical also deals in IP CCTV solution from Mobotix. To know more www.apical.in

About AKiTiO

AKiTiO’s US headquarters are located in Brea, California. Since 1992, they have been designing, creating and marketing storage solutions. The company now has a full range of direct attached and network attached storage products to satisfy the needs of a wide range of customers. To know more www.akitio.com


Apical to cater AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Expansion Box

July 16, 2014

Ideal plug and play companion with additional PCIe slot for system which allows daisy-chain up to 5 additional Thunderbolt devices

MUMBAI, India – July 16, 2014 – Apical, distributor for solution based product line, today announced the launch of AKiTiO Thunder2 Quad from Akitio for Windows and Mac users.

The portable Thunderbolt™ 2 PCIe expansion box provides an additional PCIe slot for systems that do not support or have enough available space for expansion cards. The external Thunderbolt 2 connection allows users to daisy-chain up to 5 additional Thunderbolt devices, making this the ideal plug and play companion. Replacing the card is a simple matter of removing three hand tightening screws, so no tools are required.

Thunderbolt 2 technology incorporates DisplayPort 1.2 support, which allows for video streaming to a single 4K video monitor.  UntitledVideo editors can now use a single port to connect external Thunderbolt devices and a 4K display. The PCIe (x16) slot accepts half-length, full-height, double-width cards and provides a maximum of 25W. Replacing the card can be done without tools, simply by removing two hand tightening screws for the chassis and one for the card. The second Thunderbolt 2 port lets to daisy-chain five Thunderbolt devices together.

Specifications:

  • Model No: AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Box
  • Part No: T2PC-TIA-AKTU (without PCIe card)
  • Certifications:
    1. CE
    2. FCC
    3. Thunderbolt™ technology
  • Case material: High quality aluminum with metal chassis
  • Application:
    1. 1 x PCIe card (see compatibility chart)
    2. Supports half-length, full-height and double-width cards
    3. PCIe (x16) slot provides a maximum of 25W
    4. Does NOT support graphic cards
  • RAID mode: Not applicable
  • Interface/Ports:
    1. 2x Thunderbolt™ 2 ports
    2. 1x internal PCIe (x16) slot with 4 lane PCI Express interface
  • Data transfer:
    1. Thunderbolt™ 2 interface up to 20Gbps
  • System requirements (PC): Not supported
  • System requirements (Mac):
    1. Mac OS 10.9 or above
    2. Computer with Thunderbolt connector
  • System environment:
    1. Operating Temperature: 5°C ~ 35°C
    2. Storage Temperature: -20°C ~ 60°C
    3. Relative Humidity: 5% ~ 95% (non-condensing)
  • Power supply:
    1. External power adapter (UL, cUL, CE, FCC, BSMI, TUV approved)
    2. Input: AC 100-240V, 50Hz-60Hz
    3. Output: DC +12V/5A
  • Fan noise level:
    1. 23 dB(A)
  • Dimensions (LxWxH)
    1. 9.17 inches x 5.87 inches x 2.99 inches
    2. 23.3cm x 14.9cm x 7.6cm
  • Package contents:
    1. AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Box
    2. Thunderbolt cable
    3. Power adapter
    4. Setup guide

Remarks: The maximum real world performance of this Thunderbolt 2 device is 1375MB/s. This Thunderbolt product is not compatible with Apple’s Boot Camp. PCIe card (driver) must be compatible with requirements for Thunderbolt technology (e.g. hot-plug support, recovery from sleep). Graphic cards are not supported.

 Price, warranty and availability

AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Expansion Box comes with the MRP of Rs. 69,000/- and available by end of July with Apical carrying 1 year warranty

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 About Apical

Apical is distributor for Solution based product line. It provides solution/service for the products. Apical is 7 year old company. Promoter of Apical has 18 years of experience in IT industry. They deal in Total Storage solution. DAS / SAN / NAS from Thecus & Enhance. Apical also deals in IP CCTV solution from Mobotix. To know more www.apical.in

About Akitio

Akitio’s US headquarters are located in Brea, California. Since 1992, they have been designing, creating and marketing storage solutions. The company now has a full range of direct attached and network attached storage products to satisfy the needs of a wide range of customers. To know more www.akitio.com


Thecus N5550 – 5 Bay NAS is now available at the price of a 4bay NAS

July 9, 2014

The top selling Thecus NAS now with an Unrefusable offer

MUMBAI, India – July 9, 2014 – Apical, distributor for solution based product line, today announced that Network attached storage expert Thecus® releases its newest and award winning 5bay NAS N5550 server, at the price of 4-bay NAS to lead the competition.

Powered by Intel® Atom™ CPU this NAS is designed to work without fans which reduces noise and power consumption. Associated with large amounts of DDR3, Intel® Atom™ CPUs will provide much better performance and boosts the best performance with a great price, without entering larger bay units. With McAfee pre-embedded in NAS the user’s sensitive data are completely secured. The PCI-e slot enables the blazing fast protocol on this NAS also the USB 3.0 provides 10 times faster transfer rate when compared to USB 2.0. The N5550 also supports VGA output for attaching traditional televisions, projectors and monitors. VGA output makes this 5-bay NAS convenient to display presentation or media files when HDMI is not on hand. Users can attach speakers directly to the N5550 NAS to play audio files which make managing of media and audio files very simple. Ideal for small installations and/or mobile users, these features are designed to lower the total cost of ownership of user’s network architecture.

Specifications:Untitled

  • Intel® Atom™ Processor
  • 2GB of DDR3
  • USB 3.0
  • HDMI output
  • LCM Display

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About Apical

Apical is distributor for Solution based product line. It provides solution/service for the products. Apical is 7 year old company. Promoter of Apical has 18 years of experience in IT industry. They deal in Total Storage solution. DAS / SAN / NAS from Thecus & Enhance. Apical also deals in IP CCTV solution from Mobotix. To know more www.apical.in

About Thecus®

Thecus® Technology Corp. specializes in IP Storage Server and Network Video Recorder solutions. The company was established in 2004 with the mission to make technology that is as transparent as it is easy-to-use and products that are not only the best on the market, but are accessible to experts and novices alike. Combining a world-class R&D team highly experienced in storage hardware and software development with a keen customer focus, Thecus® stays close to the market to develop high-quality products to fulfill the storage and surveillance needs of today’s world. To know more www.thecus.com


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