Macworld Expo, San Francisco, CA – (January 14, 2008) – ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, announced today that its ExpressSAS® RAID Adapters have been certified by Fujitsu Computer Products of America with their latest in Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) hard disk drive technology, the MBA3300 and MBB2147 Series enterprise drives.
The combination of ATTO's ExpressSAS® RAID adapters and Fujitsu's SAS 3.5” 15K RPM and 2.5” 10K RPM hard disk drive (HDD) products, provide customers with state-of-the-art solutions for demanding enterprise applications in DVA and IT infrastructures including high-definition video post-production, digital film production, audio production, tape backup, transactional databases, email servers and large server farms.
ExpressSAS® RAID adapters offer flexible SAS and SATA II connectivity while delivering blazing-fast 3-Gb/sec. per port performance. The ExpressSAS® R348 and R380 models deliver an intelligent and robust RAID solution. The R348 offers user selectable port options that include 4 external and 4 internal ports, or 8 internal ports, and the R380 offers 8 external ports. These adapters support standard RAID levels 0, 1, 4, 5, 6, 10, 50 and 60 in a low-profile form factor that fit standard-length PCI Express slots.
ExpressSAS® RAID adapters offer unprecedented levels of performance with ATTO's exclusive Advanced Data Streaming (ADS™) Technology. With a combination of features that provide controlled acceleration of large and small blocks of data, ADS manages latency and provides faster and more efficient transfer of data for streaming applications.
“ATTO's host adapter technology fits well with our high-capacity SAS HDDs for today's most demanding storage environments. Fujitsu has a long-standing interoperability history with ATTO products and we are pleased with the test results of the ExpressSAS® RAID adapters with our state-of-the-art SAS drives. Our customers feel confident about the interoperability testing of these products,” said Joel Hagberg, vice president, marketing and business development, Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc.
“ATTO's SAS RAID technology provides users with powerful yet affordable solutions to tackle the most data-intensive IT and digital content applications,” states Ed Tierney, director of marketing for ATTO. “By certifying our RAID adapters with an industry-leader like Fujitsu Computer Products of America, we are able to bring innovative and flexible solutions to our enterprise customers.”
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For nearly 30 years, ATTO Technology, Inc., has been a global leader across the IT and media & entertainment markets, specializing in storage and network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for the most data-intensive computing environments. ATTO works with partners to deliver end-to-end solutions to better store, manage and deliver data. Working as an extension of customer’s design teams, ATTO manufactures host and RAID adapters, network adapters, storage controllers, Thunderbolt-enabled devices, switches and software. ATTO solutions provide a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces, including Fibre Channel, SAS, SATA, iSCSI, 40/10GbE and Thunderbolt. ATTO is the Power Behind the Storage.
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