IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2013) - Paragon Software Group, a leader in data protection and embedded cross-platform file-access technology, today announced their partnership with Belkin to license Paragon's Universal File System Driver (UFSD) technology on the company's product lines beginning with routers. OEMs embed Paragon Software's exFAT/NTFS/HFS+ driver technology into their network appliances and smart devices to ensure seamless connectivity regardless of the operating systems these devices are running.
"Belkin is focused on delivering leading-edge solutions to the consumer market," said Mike Chen, senior director of product management at Belkin. "Paragon UFSD technology enables OS-independence, so everyone can use Belkin networking products to store and access their data from any device, be it an Android smartphone, Windows PC, Macbook, iPad, Linux notebook, Chromebook and more, with the very highest performance, file system integrity, and data protection. Paragon's world class OEM software engineers and support team will continue to aid Belkin's leading position in the consumer networking space."
"We are excited to partner with Belkin to enable their customers to use any of their smart devices to access their stored multimedia content connected to these next generation routers," said Tom Fedro, president of Paragon Software Group. "As home and work connectivity becomes more and more ubiquitous, user expectations for seamless access to their data anytime anywhere grows as well -- which is why this partnership and Paragon's commitment to data accessibility, regardless of platform, is so important."
Paragon's cross-platform file access technology enables smart TVs and monitors, smartphones, tablets, set top boxes, multimedia players, routers, NAS and other hardware to communicate with storage media formatted to any file system regardless of their processor or OS. As a result, consumers can stream multimedia content to network and entertainment devices or external storage for later playback on any of their devices.
Paragon is a proud member of the SD Association. For more information about Paragon's UFSD technology, visit http://www.paragon-software.com/technologies/ufsd/index.html.
About Paragon Software Group
Paragon Software Group is an innovative software developer focused on two dynamic growth markets. The company's comprehensive product line for the data storage market addresses the needs of data security, storage and management for PCs, servers and networks. A second portfolio of products focuses on mobile productivity applications for handheld devices. Founded in 1994, Paragon Software Group has offices in the USA, Germany, Japan, Poland, Russia and China delivering its solutions to consumers, small business and enterprise clients worldwide through a network of Value Added Resellers, distributors and OEMs as well as online through the company website. Paragon Software Group provides technology to a host of world class companies and partners including Cisco, Dell, HP, Western Digital, ASUS, Seagate, LG Electronics, Logitech, Buffalo, Acer, D-Link, LenovoEMC, Siemens, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, and more. For more information please visit the company website at www.paragon-software.com.
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