D-Link Partners with Ubisoft® to Sponsor Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six® Siege Launch Celebration

D-Link Provides Networking Power for Siege Day on Nov. 23

Nov 23, 2015, 16:45 ET from D-Link

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In its ongoing effort to support the gaming community, D-Link today announced it has partnered with Ubisoft® to sponsor Siege Day, a star-studded launch event to celebrate Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six® Siege. D-Link will be providing networking power with its business-class switches for Siege Day, as well as giving away AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Routers (DIR-890L/R) as prizes during the event. Siege Day will take place on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 at Exchange LA in Los Angeles, Calif. and will stream on Twitch.tv/Rainbow6 with the undercard matchup at 2 p.m. and the main event starting at 6 p.m.

"In our ongoing effort to support and power gaming events, we are proud to be partnering with Ubisoft for what is to be the biggest, loudest and most exciting Rainbow Six Siege event ever," said Dustin Illingworth, marketing manager, D-Link Systems Inc. "The D-Link AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router is the ideal router for the gaming community – with Tri-Band and Smart Connect technology, the router delivers the necessary ultra-performance to support even the most demanding power users. We're looking forward to being able to put this technology into the hands of a lucky few at the event."

D-Link will be onsite at Siege Day to showcase the AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router, as well as give away five units to the winners of the event. Featuring speeds up to 3.2Gbps, it delivers the necessary ultra-performance to power even the most demanding connected homes, making it the best wireless home router for gaming. The AC3200 boasts a 1GHz Dual Core Processor for a faster network speed, six high power antennas designed to maximize range and optimize coverage, and Wireless AC Beamforming to enhance signal strength and throughput. In addition, with Smart Connect Technology, devices will connect to the ideal band automatically, ensuring proper load balancing for maximum performance.

About Siege Day

Siege Day is the culmination of The Siege Games, a competitive tour that took place at major gaming events around the United States where gamers battled for the highest score in Rainbow Six Siege. 30 total winners from across of The Siege Games events will step into the Siege Day Arena in Los Angeles to show off their skills. Along the way, they'll mingle with famous faces, experience insane surprises, and raise money for charity in this action-packed event that's livestreamed to the world.

For more information on Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, visit rainbow6.com. For more information on D-Link's line of networking products, visit dlink.com.

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin's Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy's video game series, Rayman, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2014–15 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,464 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.

About D-Link

D-Link is the global leader in connectivity for home, small business, mid- to large-sized enterprise environments, and service providers. An award-winning designer, developer, and manufacturer, D-Link implements and supports unified network solutions that integrate capabilities in switching, wireless, broadband, storage, IP Surveillance, and cloud-based network management. For more information visit us.dlink.com, or connect with D-Link on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/dlink) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/dlink) or D-Link's blog (http://blog.dlink.com/).

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