Hitachi Strengthens WAN Accelerator Family Lineup

Tokyo, June 12, 2013 - Hitachi Ltd. (TSE: 6501) announced today that it has added a new "Hitachi WAN Accelerator Office Model" (hereinafter "Office Model") to its Hitachi WAN Accelerator Family lineup. Hitachi will begin selling this new Office Model on June 13 which is priced less than current models and targeted for relatively small offices such as domestic and overseas branch offices and development sites. Hitachi will also expand the Remote Backup Model lineup for high-speed backup between domestic and overseas data centers.