Rocstor Unveils Line of Secure External Hard Drives with Real-Time Hardware Encryption for Securing and Protecting Data


LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rocstor a leading provider of external hard drives, is announcing its line of "ROCBIT" secure encrypted external hard drives. The Rocsecure Rocbit 3 and Rocbit 2 external hard drives are industry's most versatile, real-time Hardware Encrypted secure storage solution available today.

Rocbit 3, the 3.5"

The Rocsecure, Rocbit 3, 3.5" external hard drives are industry's most versatile, real-time hardware encrypted storage solution available for Mac or PC. Rocbit 3 USB, FireWire400/USB and FireWire800/USB Combo interface drives offer security-sensitive users a wide range of NIST certified DES (Data Encryption Standard) and TDES (Triple DES) encrypted algorithms. Rocbit 3.5" drives are designed with DES/TDES 40/64/128 or 192-bit real-time hardware data encryption security performance which effectively intercept, interpret, translate and relay IDE data commands to and from disk drives in "real-time". Rocbit 3 products are designed with patented Anti-Shock hard disk protection.

Rocbit 2, the 2.5"

The Rocsecure Rocbit 2, 2.5" external pocket mobile hard drives offer similar functions as the Rocbit 3 (above) but with greater mobility, lighter weight and smaller size.


Exact Operations and Setup as a regular external hard drives plus the added data security key;

 - Combatively priced as regular external Hard Drive.
 - Delivers "Real-Time" performance over software encryption
 - Secured with DES/TDES, 40/64/128 or 192 bit HARDWARE encryption
 - Keeps data-at-rest confidential by preventing unauthorized access
 - Anti-shock protection enclosures
 - Delivers significant performance improvement over software 
 - Eliminates platform dependency
 - Minimizes total cost of ownership (TCO)
 - Requires no additional training


 - Supports Hi-Speed USB and FireWire data transfer speed of up
   to 800Mbps.
 - Mass Storage Class offers driverless in Windows XP, 2000, and ME.
 - Easy to connect by plug-n-play.
 - Combines enclosure and 1394 repeater functionality.
 - Maximizes thermal protection with Aluminum construction.
 - Provides robust HDD fixing mechanism to reduce risk of HDD
   damage during movement.
 - Prevents drop damage to HDD with anti-shock design.
 - Supports DES/TDES, 40/64/128 or 192-bit hardware encryption security
 - Secures / Backup your data files on Mac or PC


ROCBIT is available now through out national and International dealer/Reseller Channel and Wynit distribution centers. For more product information, visit

 ROCBIT 3U - 3.5" USB 2.0 Encrypted External Hard Drives
 ROCBIT 3A - 3.5" USB 2.0/FireWire400 Encrypted External Hard Drives
 ROCBIT 3B - 3.5" USB 2.0/FireWire800 Encrypted External Hard Drives
 ROCBIT 2U - 2.5" USB 2.0 Encrypted Mobile Hard Drives
 ROCBIT 2A - 2.5" USB 2.0/FireWire400 Encrypted Mobile Hard Drives
 ROCBIT 2B - 2.5" USB 2.0/FireWire800 Encrypted Mobile Hard Drives

About Rocstor:

Rocstor offers the most extensive range of desktop and rack mounted RAID storage hardware, at the most competitive prices. Rocstor's product line features cutting edge technologies that are tested rigorously and proven for solid reliability. Rocstor is enhancing its reputation by offering new designs coupled with state-of-the-art technology. Visit Rocstor online for more information about external hard drives at

Rocsecure a division of Rocstor is the industry leader in Secure digital data content storage. With Rocbit line and Rocsafe the most secure 2.5" replacement hard drive for notebook and add-ons encrypted controllers, Rocsecure, by far, is the most advance technology company in data security today. For more information, visit

The enclosures (without a hard drive) are also sold separately. This release can also be viewed at:



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