Although it seems straight out of a spy movie, the alphanumeric keypad, the new Kingston DataTraveler 2000 allows users to lock the unit with a combination of words or numbers to a robust PIN-based protection.
The renowned company Kingston announced its new DataTraveler 2000 USB Flash offers hardware-based encryption and protection through a PIN access via an integrated alphanumeric keyboard. The wonderful gadget will be available at the end of the first quarter of 2016, so almost there to buy it and keep our data secure and encrypted.
It is a storage unit ideal for IT professionals who require security on a global, small and medium business level and corporate end users requiring electronic data protection USB.
The DataTraveler 2000 is independent of OS and features full data encryption AES 256-bit hardware-based XTS mode. Encryption is performed in the unit so it requires no software or hardware drivers installed on the machine to which you connect.
To provide additional security, auto lock function is activated when the unit is removed from the host device while the encryption key and password are erased after 10 failed login attempts to prevent forced intrusion and loss of sensitive data.
This new product Kingston was created keeping in mind the durability so its aluminum cover protects the unit from everyday items such as water and dust. It also has license to use the technology Datalock ClevX, LLC.
DataTraveler 2000 is available in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB, backed by a three year warranty, free technical support in real time and legendary Kingston reliability of products.
Some of its main features would be:
Interface: USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB 3.0).
Superior protection with password: the user sets a PIN to prevent access
Easy to use: no installation required applications.
Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, 8, 7 (SP1), Vista (SP2), Mac OS X v. 10.8.x +,
Linux v. 2.6.x +, Chrome OS ™.
Secure: drive locks down and reformats after 10 failed login attempts.
Guaranteed: three-year warranty with free technical support.
Capacities: 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.
Speed: USB 3.1 120MB / s read, 20MB / s write USB 2.0 and 30MB / s read, 20MB / s write.
Waterproof / dust: IP57 certified to score.
Kingston again showing why it is one of the pioneers in the market for USB storage devices, insurance for this 2016 we have more surprises in store.