In the effort to provide top notch security for your documents and files, Kingston an IT company known for its unique USB flash drives and SD cards has unveiled a new USB drive series designed for global security IT professionals, small-to-medium businesses and corporate end users who require electronic data protection. Kingston claims the DataTraveler 2000 will be easily deployable in a work environment where multiple devices and operating systems are in use as the drive is OS independent and features hardware-based, full disk AES 256-bit data encryption in XTS mode. Encryption is done on the drive and no software or hardware drivers are needed. Now here’s the catch, the DataTraveler 2000 has an alphanumeric keypad which allows users to lock the drive with a word or number combination for its PIN protection and after 10 invalid login attempts Drive locks down and reformats keeping your files away from the outside world. The device is dustproof/waterproof certified to IP57 rating, works on all platforms and is available in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variant.