[New Product] TS5200DS

An easy way to configure small-scale video surveillance systems.
Announcing the business-class NAS optimized
for monitor camera recording

Tokyo Japan, 26th June 2014 – Buffalo Inc., a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of storage and wireless networking solutions, today announced the launch of the TeraStation 5200DS series. The business-class TeraStation 5200DS NAS supports Axis Communication’s “Axis Camera Companion” (ACC) video surveillance software. This TeraStation can be combined with Axis-compatible IP cameras to create a networked video surveillance solution running up to 16 cameras, simply and easily. Video data taken with the cameras can be stored on the TeraStation and viewed from computers and mobile devices with the monitoring software installed. The TeraStation features extremely dependable hard drives that are perfectly suited for long hours of operation, making it an optimal NAS for storing recorded video data from surveillance cameras. The TeraStation 5200DS is designed to prevent excessive internal temperatures, with a chassis that promotes better airflow and use of double ball bearings in the fan for quieter operation. An internal temperature monitor also regulates the fan speed automatically, providing quiet yet powerful cooling performance. The ultra-reliable power supply utilizes carefully selected components built to withstand high-temperature environments and operation over extended time periods, ensuring the reliability required for continuous operation, 24 hours a day. For the latest information, please check the product page here.


About AXIS Camera Companion

AXIS Camera Companion is a free video management software solution that enables users to easily build smaller-scale video surveillance systems networking up to 16 cameras. In contrast to other surveillance video monitoring systems requiring costly dedicated equipment, AXIS Camera Companion allows the user to put together systems using SD cards, NAS devices, file servers, and other conventional networking equipment. Systems incorporating AXIS Camera Companion use AXIS networked cameras to capture high-quality HDTV video, which can be recorded on SD cards and NAS devices and viewed on computers and mobile devices. AXIS Camera Companion is developed and provided by Axis Communications, the world leader in networked cameras. For more detailed information about Axis Camera Companion, please see the Axis Communications website.

About Buffalo Technology

Buffalo is a global manufacturer of innovative storage, and wireless networking products for the home and small business. The company is recognized as the No.1 total AV/PC & Cell phone peripheral manufacturer in Japan, and was the worldwide consumer NAS market leader since 2005 (In-Stat). The company’s storage products are addressing the needs of the individual and the business, providing cost-effective network attached storage(NAS), portable and desktop hard drives, multimedia players, and Wireless LAN routers, which together offer a complete and integrated solution for the small office and digital home environment, as well as the accessories and supplies. Buffalo’s product portfolio includes its TeraStation NAS devices which are specifically designed to bring to the SMB. The LinkSatation range of NAS products, take multimedia NAS to the home, and enables you to create a central location to share information, store files, photos and music, and save all your digital content, simply and easily. The AirStation range of easy-to-use, high performance wireless networking products for the SMB/SoHo and home user. Headquartered in Japan, Buffalo Technology has offices in the EU, USA, Brasil, China, and Taiwan. For more information please visit