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AKiTiO, a premier manufacturer of Thunderbolt products as well as a developer of integrated software, is proud to announce that it has joined with Other World Computing to become part of OWC’s family of technology brands.

AKITIO, in a partnership with Intel will be releasing a special edition of the popular Node Lite PCIe box, bundled with the recently announced Intel Optane 905P, 960GB SSD as well as other higher capacity drives as they become available.

Akitio, announced today at the NAB show several new products to their already impressive Thunderbolt™ 3 line-up. These new Thunderbolt 3 stprage products are ideal for the content creator audience at NAB who have an insatiable appetite for fast, scalable storage and connectivity options to optimize their workflow.

Akitio announced a new strategic partnership with Seagate Technology PLC to integrate Seagate hard drives into Akitio storage enclosures. The partnership creates a new line of products for Akitio as they previously sold only unpopulated enclosures.

Akitio has released a new larger version of their popular Node Lite PCIe Box. The Node Pro is large enough to handle full-length PCIe cards and the built-in 500Watt power supply is powerful enough to power most PCIe cards currently on the market. The Node Pro was designed to be a companion for professional cards such as the Red Rocket X and other high-end cards.

Akitio, makers of premium, high quality external computer storage and PCIe expansion solutions will release a new four-bay, Thunderbolt™ 3 storage solution for Mac and PC at the upcoming BIRTV Show in Beijing, China. The Thunder3 Quad X, while similar to the Thunder3 Quad features an all-new design and is now compatible with both macOS and Windows computers. The Thunder3 Quad X also supplies 27 Watts of power (Power Delivery) to help charge a connected Thunderbolt 3 laptop.

Akitio and NVIDIA are hard at work bringing Quadro support to Thunderbolt 3 eGPUs. This means that soon you’ll be able to accelerate your laptop with a workstation GPU inside a Node to power professional workflows such as rendering, CAD design, visual FX, video editing and many other professional workflows, all working in real-time through your laptop.

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