Drobo 5N2 Wins Stevie® Award for New Hardware Storage Product

Drobo Recognized for Second Consecutive Year at the American Business Awards®

SUNNYVALE, CA. – May 8th, 2018 — Drobo is pleased to announce the selection of the Drobo 5N2 as a winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the New Products – Hardware Storage category at The 16th Annual American Business Awards. This is the second year that Drobo has won a Stevie® for its line of simple, safe, and secure storage solutions.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small.

The 5N2 is built with Drobo’s patented BeyondRAID™ technology to preserve simplicity for customers, and is the easiest to use NAS in the market. With an unparalleled user experience for data sharing, secure backup, remote access and disaster recovery solutions, the Drobo 5N2 is ideal for connected home users, media professionals and small businesses.

“We are honored to be recognized again for our commitment to product quality, simplicity and innovation. Our customers not only depend on Drobo to provide sophisticated storage technology in our products, but also an exceptional user experience,” said Mihir Shah, CEO of Drobo. “Both the 5N2 and previous Stevie® winner 5C are a reflection of our commitment to customer centricity.”

More than 3,000 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, and Executive of the Year.

“Each year the judges find the quality and variety of the nominations to be greater than the year before. The 2018 competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, President and Founder of the Stevie Awards.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 11th. Tickets are now on sale.

About Drobo

Drobo makes award-winning storage solutions that provide an unprecedented combination of data protection, expandability, and ease of use. Based on the patented and proven BeyondRAIDTM technology, Drobo delivers the best storage experience ever for hundreds of thousands of consumers, professionals, and businesses. For more information, visit our site.

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About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards

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