It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

 
Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Promise Technology Demonstrates RAID 6 And SATA 3G Solutions Promise Technology Demonstrates RAID 6 And SATA 3G Solutions
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Promise Technology Demonstrates RAID 6 And SATA 3G Solutions
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 3rd March 2005, 10:27   #1
Madshrimp
 
jmke's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 78,739
jmke has disabled reputation
Default Promise Technology Demonstrates RAID 6 And SATA 3G Solutions

Next Generation RAID Storage Controller Combines Two-Drive Failure Protection with High-Throughput Next Generation SATA RAID for Unprecedented Performance and Data Availability
INTEL DEVELOPER FORUM -BOOTH #201, SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- March 01, 2005 -- Promise Technology, Inc., the originator and global leader in SATA RAID data protection and storage solutions, is showcasing a sneak preview of its next-generation SATA RAID solutions at this week's Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco, Calif. In addition to previews of several new controllers and a new external storage system, the company is featuring a demonstration of a SATA RAID controller that combines support for up to eight SATA 3Gb/s drives with support for RAID 6. These new solutions are designed to offer storage users in the budget-constrained small to medium business (SMB) market dramatic improvements in data throughput, capacity, and protection.

The featured demonstration highlights Promise Technology's emerging solutions for RAID 6. While RAID 6 delivers the capacity and performance benefits of RAID 5, RAID 6 also protects a storage array from a simultaneous failure of two hard drives in the array, a catastrophic event using RAID 5. This level of protection is made possible by combining Promise's RAID engine with the powerful IntelŽ I/O processor based on Intel XScaleŽ technology.

The demonstration will also highlight Promise Technology's support for the next generation of Serial ATA drives that deliver data throughput at 3.0 Gigabits per second. The featured demonstration will take advantage of drives from Hitachi Global Storage Technologies that support this latest advance.

"Hitachi's new Deskstar drives provide the storage capacity and 3 Gb/s transfer rates that IT managers need to effectively deploy complex, bandwidth-intensive applications," said Becky Smith, Vice President of Marketing, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies. "Hitachi has worked closely with Promise to deliver 3 Gb/s SATA drives that set the new performance standard."

"As the worldwide leader in SATA RAID storage solutions, Promise is committed to delivering next generation products that deliver exceptional performance and data protection without pricing those benefits beyond the budgets of the SMB market," said Suresh Panikar, vice president of worldwide channel sales and marketing, Promise Technology. "We will continue to push the technological boundaries to bring these important technologies to storage users everywhere."

Promise is also presenting its broad offering of SATA storage solutions - including ASIC controllers, SATA RAID controllers, and external storage systems - at IDF Booth #201.

The Hitachi and Promise SATA product demonstrations will also be featured at CeBIT 2005. CeBIT, the world's largest information technology conference, takes place in Hannover, Germany, March 10-16.

About Promise Technology, Inc.
Promise Technology is the originator and global leader of ATA RAID, using cost-effective ATA technology to design and manufacture fast, reliable data protection and storage alternatives to SCSI RAID systems. With its history of ATA product and technology development, Promise Technology is the recognized world leader in ATA controllers, ATA RAID cards and ATA RAID subsystems. Promise Technology maintains ongoing product development relationships with leading ATA hard drive manufacturers and server and storage OEMs. Headquartered in Milpitas, CA, the company maintains offices in Europe, Taiwan, and China.

http://www.promise.com/company/press...p?press_id=109
__________________
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GIGABYTE SATA 6G Update - RAID 0 Just How We Like It jmke WebNews 0 5th February 2010 08:31
OCZ Technology to Deliver SandForce-based SSD Solutions jmke WebNews 1 11th November 2009 09:38
HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 PCI-E x4 SATA RAID Controller jmke WebNews 0 23rd July 2009 12:50
SAS Performance at SATA Pricing: Cost-Effective SAS RAID Controller @ Bjorn3D Massman WebNews 0 25th September 2008 22:44
OCZ Technology Introduces High-Speed SATA II Solid State Drive jmke WebNews 0 13th March 2008 13:50
ASUS Announces Scalable Server Solutions with Dual-Core Processing Technology jmke WebNews 0 26th July 2005 11:10
Hitachi Deskstar 250GB SATA Hard Drive RAID gaming performance analysis Sidney WebNews 0 5th October 2004 05:25
Promise FastTrack S150 SATA TX4 and SX4 jmke Articles & Howto's 8 22nd June 2004 01:45
(Promise) PCI SATA raid cards kristos General Madness - System Building Advice 3 3rd April 2004 18:23

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 23:14.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO