Western Digital launches My Book Mirror Edition Storage System

My Book Mirror Edition Western Digital has launched My Book Mirror Edition, a dual-drive storage systems that stores data twice automatically. The idea of dual drives is developed to offer users an additional safety for their sensitive data. This RAID-based continuous data protection feature is known as mirroring.

The My Book Mirror Edition drive is especially ideal storage solution for photographers, home users and small offices, who require to keep their data safe. Moreover, the system comes along with backup software, which continuously takes back up of users’ personal computers.

Also, the My Book Mirror Edition cares for the environment by consuming approximately one-third less power than standard dual-drive external storage systems. Besides, it features efficient convection cooling architecture and power-saving mode.

Jim Welsh, vice president and general manager of branded products and consumer electronics groups for Western Digital said, “Personal and business content are extremely valuable — both emotionally and financially. Our new My Book Mirror system helps users sleep easy, knowing that their data is safe.”

Some of the other features of the My Book Mirror Edition storage system are:

  • USB 2.0 interface
  • Configured out-of-the box in RAID 1 (Mirrored) mode [RAID 0 (Striped) configurable]
  • Whisper-quiet operation
  • User serviceability- enabling owner to open the enclosure and replace the drives inside
  • Capacity gauge to see at a glance how much space is available on the system
  • Intelligent drive management features, including automatic power-up, Safe Shutdown and LED status and activity lights
  • Western Digital’s My Book Mirror Edition dual-drive storage systems come in two capacities 1 TB and 2 TB. They are now available on online stores at http://www.shopwd.com at the prices of $289.99 USD for 1 TB and $549.99 USD for 2 TB.