ATTO Xtend SAN iSCI Initiator is updated to version 5.5
Xtend SAN iSCI Initiator, the most popular iSCSI initiator for macOS®, has been updated to version 5.5. With this update, ATTO Xtend SAN supports ALUA multipathing, allowing high availability with load balancing and failover for iSCSI storage on Macs.
Dive into the NetApp experience with ATTO at NetApp INSIGHT 2019
NetApp INSIGHT 2019 is a deep dive into the NetApp cloud experience, and ATTO will be right there as a partner and sponsor October 28-30, Mandalay Bay Resort, Las Vegas. ATTO will exhibit ATTO FibreBridge® and XstreamCORE® accelerated protocol converters in booth 710.
A closer look at ATTO 360 Tuning, Monitoring and Analytics Software
We previewed ATTO 360™ Tuning, Monitoring and Analytics Software at IBC 2019 and the response was very positive. ATTO 360 is an all-purpose tool for Ethernet network optimization designed to unlock the true potential of ATTO FastFrame™ and Thunderlink® adapters.
Partner Spotlight – Spectra Logic
Spectra Logic Corporation is a data storage company known for its broad portfolio of tape and archive solutions. For 40 years, Spectra Logic has served the needs of data-intensive industries, global corporations and government agencies by providing advanced data storage and archive solutions based on ever-evolving deep storage
ATTO will show off new products at NAB NYC
NAB Show New York 2019 is less than a few weeks away, and ATTO will be there showing off the new goodies we’ve released in what’s been a whirlwind summer. From October 16-17, you can find ATTO at booth N171 inside the The Jacob K. Javits Center of New York. Attend for free if you register with code NY2662 before October 15.
Now Shipping! ATTO ThunderLink® 3252 Thunderbolt™ 3 to 25GbE adapter
ATTO is pleased to announce that the new ATTO ThunderLink® 3252 Thunderbolt™ 3 to 25GbE adapter is now shipping! The latest addition to the ATTO ThunderLink Thunderbolt adapter family, ATTO ThunderLink 3252 is the first 25GbE Thunderbolt 3 adapter on the market.
ATTO Takes Part in JB&A Technology Tour 2019
The JB&A Technology Tour 2019 begins September 10th and ATTO will be a part of every one! Stop by our table at each event to learn about the new ATTO ThunderLink® Thunderbolt™ to 25GbE adapter, ATTO 360™ Tuning software, and how ATTO and the new Mac Pro® make a perfect pair!
New products and an expanded presence for ATTO at IBC 2019
IBC 2019 will be here in just days! Not only will you find ATTO exhibiting at stand 7.A26 September 13-17, we are happy to be featured by Global Distribution in their stand 7.A55. ATTO FastFrame™ NICs will provide Ethernet connectivity for AVID in-depth training sessions as well as for many other valued partners exhibiting at the show.
Partner Spotlight – Infortrend
Infortrend has been developing and manufacturing storage solutions since 1993. ATTO and Infortrend work together to provide comprehensive storage solutions like with Infortrend’s EonStor DS family of storage solutions, and integrate with EonStor GS Unified Storage and GSa AFA (All-Flash Array) products.
ATTO Will Talk About Virtualizing Macs at DevOps World 2019
DevOps World in San Francisco runs August 12-15 and ATTO is happy to attend as an Innovator Sponsor. We’ll have a kiosk in Moscone West and we’re looking forward to meeting and exchanging ideas with everyone at the conference. At DevOps, we will go over in depth virtualizing an Apple® Mac Pro®.
Partner Spotlight - Dell
Michael Dell started his business in 1984 while a student at the University of Texas. Dell’s consumer sales rose dramatically with the introduction of their website in 1996. They have grown steadily ever since, becoming a global provider of computing solutions for consumers, education, government and business.
ATTO Will Showcase a New Thunderbolt Adapter and Tuning Software at IBC 2019
ATTO is gearing up for the IBC Conference September 13-17 in Amsterdam. ATTO will be exhibiting at IBC in stand 7.A26. We’re showcasing the new ATTO ThunderLink® NS 3252 Thunderbolt™ 3 to 25Gb Ethernet adapter and unveiling ATTO 360™ Tuning, Monitoring and Analytics Software.
White Paper - Viking Enterprise Solutions Examines ATTO XstreamCORE ET 8200
The capabilities and flexibility of ATTO XstreamCORE® protocol converters have opened doors for storage solution providers looking for new and better ways of architecting enterprise storage. Our partner, Viking Enterprise Solutions, published an excellent white paper on what they discovered by combining ATTO XstreamCORE ET 8200 with their NDS-41020 High Density JBOD.
SAS or NVMe? Decisions, Decisions
Storage architects need to respond to today’s business needs by ensuring the storage solutions they choose provide the correct mix of security, stability, scalability and management features.
While new storage protocols like NVMe are continually entering the market, there are essential considerations to review and weigh before moving to a new technology.
SAS or NVMe? Decisions, Decisions.
Storage architects need to respond to today’s business needs by ensuring the storage solutions they choose provide the correct mix of security, stability, scalability and management features. While new storage protocols like NVMe are continually entering the market, there are essential considerations to review and weigh before moving to a new technology.
Partner Spotlight - Titan
ATTO Technology is happy to welcome Titan Data Solutions to our family of distributors. Titan Data Solutions is located in Rainham, England, and is the UK’s only dedicated data storage and cybersecurity solutions distributor. They are a new value-added distribution partner specializing in data storage, management and security.
Save the Date! ATTO at IBC 2019
One of the premier trade shows for ATTO every year is IBC in Amsterdam, this year held September 13-17. ATTO will be exhibiting at IBC in stand 7.A26. IBC is one of the largest annual events for professionals who are engaged in the creation, management and delivery of electronic media worldwide. If you are going to IBC, schedule an appointment now to see how ATTO can optimize your workflow.
Save the Date! ATTO at VMworld 2019
Mark your calendars and plan to join ATTO at VMworld 2019 in San Francisco, California, August 25 – 29, 2019 at the Moscone Center. IT administrators relying on VMware® applications should also rely on ATTO connectivity solutions to optimize and expand the performance of their virtualized platforms.
ATTO Technology Supports Mac Users with High-Performance Connectivity
From the very beginning, ATTO has supported Mac users with hardware and software for the latest platforms and operating systems from Apple®. Whether it’s the new Mac Pro® or previous generations, MacBook Pro®, Mac mini®, iMac® or iMac Pro®, ATTO is always ready to provide the highest performing, most reliable, and easiest to use network and storage connectivity solutions.
Hello new Mac Pro®. Meet ATTO high-performance PCIe adapters.
ATTO has the broadest portfolio of Mac ready adapters, and is eager to support the new Apple® Mac Pro® and macOS® with Thunderbolt™, Ethernet, Fibre Channel and SAS/SATA connectivity. ATTO adapter hardware and drivers offer future proof compatibility, as they are already compatible with the Mac platform.
ATTO and NetApp Delivering Future ProofData Storage and Availability Solutions
In today's era where the flow of data has become the bedrock of enterprise processes and strategies, robust systems and infrastructure are an absolute necessity. As enterprises continue to depend heavily on seamless connectivity for enhanced workflows, their reliance on scalable and consistent data delivery will increase. "Be it disaster recovery, city-wide data replication, or data transfer across clustered environments, ATTO Technology always focuses on delivering top-notch storage and network connectivity solutions," says Timothy J. Klein, President, and CEO of ATTO Technology.
ATTO XstreamCORE® ET 8200 Includes Hardware Accelerated iSCSI
ATTO Technology is excited to announce the ATTO XstreamCORE® ET 8200 hardware accelerated protocol bridge. In XstreamCORE ET 8200, TCP/IP is implemented in hardware with only two microseconds of added latency, increasing the speed and efficiency of iSCSI.
ATTO FastFrame NICs get an industry first macOS® driver
The new ATTO FastFrame 3 driver is the industry’s first macOS driver to support the latest 25/50/100GbE standard. This release continues ATTO’s long standing relationship with Apple by providing products that offer users premium performance and maximum usability.
Partner Spotlight – Western Digital
Western Digital® is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of computer storage media, creating environments in which data thrives. ATTO has a strong partnership with Western Digital achieving key certifications this year, and seeking new, high-performance yet flexible storage solutions for a variety of industries.
ATTO – A Nimble, Scalable Technical Partner
When designing new, high-performance storage solutions, you need to factor in the connectivity as much as the storage medium and processing hardware. If storage connectivity is outside of your core expertise, you don’t have to compromise this critical component of your new or upgraded product. You can partner with ATTO Technology.
ATTO FastFrame NICs Get an Industry first macOS Driver
ATTO is happy to announce a recent update to the macOS® drivers for ATTO FastFrame™ network interface cards (NICs). These drivers support the current generation of FastFrame 3 10/25/40/50/100Gb Ethernet adapters and are the industry’s first macOS drivers to support the latest 25/50/100GbE standard.
ATTO to Show New Products and More at NAB 2019
NAB 2019 is here and ATTO Technology has been working hard to prepare for the show. Between showcasing two new products, featuring an industry-first driver and all of the other game-changing technology ATTO has, anyone with a media workflow needs to visit ATTO at NAB 2019!
ATTO will Attend Three Big Shows in One Short Week!
April is always a busy and exciting time for ATTO. Each year we attend three important trade shows all within the same week and, fortunately, all in the same city! From April 6 – 11, ATTO will be in Las Vegas at the JB&A Pre-NAB Technology Event, Avid Connect, ending our trip at NAB.
Partner Spotlight: Viking Enterprise Solutions and Infortrend Technology Join ATTO at NAB 2019
We are very happy to have Viking Enterprise Solutions and Infortrend Technology as our booth partners for this year’s NAB Show. These two companies and ATTO have been working together as partners beyond NAB and each partnership has its own interesting story.
Facilis Whitepaper Looks at Fibre Channel as a Media Connectivity Solution
Our friends at Facilis Technology have published a well-supported whitepaper that explains why Fibre Channel is a popular choice for future-proofing content creation workflows. Chock full of graphs and charts, the whitepaper gives an overview of the media storage landscape and dives head first into a thorough analysis of storage architectures and protocols.
ATTO Technology Spreads the News about Virtualizing Macs
ATTO Technology has been drawing the attention of both the Mac® and VMware® communities lately and we’d like to share with everyone what’s going on. ATTO came up with a guide that makes it easy to virtualize the Apple Mac Pro or any microserver with a Thunderbolt connection.
ATTO Will Demo the New ATTO XstreamCORE 8200 at HPA Tech Retreat 2019
ATTO will showcase the new ATTO XstreamCORE® 8200 and demonstrate its capabilities at the HPA Tech Retreat, Feb. 11-15, 2019 in Palm Desert, CA. XstreamCORE 8200 is a hardware accelerated protocol bridge with storage controller features that allows multiple workstations to share a pool of SAS storage over an iSCSI or iSER network.
Partner Spotlight - Scale Logic
One company successfully tackling media management challenges for M&E is Scale Logic, a storage solutions provider based in Minneapolis, MN. ATTO Technology is very proud to be a long-time Scale Logic partner, currently among the connectivity solutions for Scale Logic media management systems.
ATTO PowerCenter Pro: Integrated RAID Solution for ATTO 12Gb SAS HBAs
ATTO PowerCenter Pro is a built-in software interface for ATTO 12 Gb/s ExpressSAS® SAS/SATA HBAs and ATTO ThunderLink® Thunderbolt™ adapters. It adds RAID functionality, protection and performance without the need or cost of an additional hardware RAID controller.
Visit ATTO in Barcelona At NetApp Insight 2018
NetApp Insight Barcelona is this week, Dec. 3-5, held at Fira Barcelona Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain. ATTO is a proud sponsor of NetApp Insight and a member of the NetApp Alliance Partner Program. You can meet with us at the show in booth 124, or book an appointment on our website.
Partner Spotlight: Dell EMC Isilon
The leading scale-out platform today is Dell EMC Isilon™. ATTO Technology and Dell EMC have worked closely together on Isilon solutions since Isilon joined the Dell EMC family in 2010, combining to create high-performance environments for media and entertainment, manufacturing and design, oil and gas, and more.
ATTO Goes to Inter BEE in Japan.
The reach of ATTO has no bounds, exemplified by our presence in Japan this month for Inter BEE 2018. Inter BEE will take up all eight halls at Makuhari Messe near Tokyo November 14-16, 2018. Inter BEE is an excellent opportunity for ATTO to interact personally with media professionals on the other side of the globe.
ATTO Adds XstreamCORE® FC 7600 to Groundbreaking Line of Storage Controllers
One of our solutions to the ever-changing architectures and the challenge of moving data is our groundbreaking line of ATTO XstreamCORE® storage controllers. ATTO XstreamCORE FC 7600 32Gb Fibre Channel to 12Gb SAS storage controller is the latest addition to that line.
Avid Certified 40GbE and 10GbE NEXIS® Storage Connectivity
Do you manage an Avid NEXIS® shared storage environment? Do you want the highest performing, most reliable connectivity to Avid NEXIS hardware? ATTO has your solution!
ATTO ThunderLink® 40GbE and 10GbE Thunderbolt™ 3 adapters and 40GbE FastFrame™ Network Interface Cards (NICs) have been certified for use with the latest Avid NEXIS collaborative shared storage solutions. This mean NEXIS users can take their production efficiency to the next level.
Learn the Latest in Motion-Imaging at SMPTE 2018 with a Free Pass!
The SMPTE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition is where motion-imaging leaders gather to network, share knowledge and discuss the advancements in industry technologies. ATTO will be in booth 303 - join us as our guest. Register with code SMPTEX2018.
Visit ATTO At NetApp Insight 2018 For Your Marketspace Edge
NetApp Insight Americas 2018 in Las Vegas October 22-24 held at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. ATTO is a proud sponsor of NetApp Insight and a member of the NetApp Alliance Partner Program. Be sure to meet with us at Insight Central during breakout sessions to learn how ATTO enhances NetApp ecosystems.
ATTO Technology Supports macOS® Mojave With Driver and Software Updates
ATTO has long supported Apple® and Mac users with hardware, software and drivers that compliment that latest platforms and operating systems. Our drivers fully support Mojave and we have updated the most popular iSCSI initiator for macOS, ATTO Xtend SAN, to version 5.0.
Xtend SAN Updated to v5.0 and Optimized for macOS® Mojave
ATTO Xtend SAN is the most popular iSCSI initiator for macOS® and has been updated to version 5.0 with optimizations for macOS® Mojave.
The new Mojave OS features an updated file system, APFS, that focuses on low-latency and scalability, along with more flexibility in managing partitions. ATTO complements these performance enhancements by fully supporting Mojave.
ATTO Fibre Channel HBAs Now Support FC-NVMe
NVMe continues to create a buzz through the industry with its incredible gains in storage access. The evolution of the specification continues with the addition of the FC-NVMe protocol.
With FC-NVMe, Fibre Channel will natively transport NVMe, giving it near direct-attached speed and identical capabilities. The performance increase in flash storage access over Fibre Channel will be nothing short of remarkable.
ATTO will Exhibit at IBC in Amsterdam Showing Why They're Leaders in Connectivity
ATTO will be exhibiting at IBC in booth 7.F41 September 14th through 18th. ATTO is the only company who can meet the demanding connectivity needs of 4K, 6K and 8K video content creation across all storage and network types.
ATTO and NetApp Tackle IT's Most Demanding Applications
ATTO is proud to be working in partnership with NetApp to develop unique storage solutions. NetApp is the industry leader for hybrid cloud providing a full range of hybrid cloud data services. By working with NetApp, ATTO enables customers to optimize their IT infrastructure, investments, deploy new capabilities, and accelerate time to market.
ATTO to Show the Power They Add to VMware Storage Environments
The 15th annual VMworld is August 26-30 at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, ATTO will be there in booth #2813. We will be at VMworld with a clear message: IT administrators relying on VMware® applications should also rely on ATTO connectivity solutions to optimize and expand the performance of their virtualized platforms.
ATTO to Exhibit at the 13th annual Flash Memory Summit
ATTO Technology will be exhibiting at the 13th annual Flash Memory Summit August 7-9 in Santa Clara, California (booth #817). The flash memory segment is growing rapidly, and ATTO is part of that growth with products like XstreamCORE® and support for the flash memory optimized protocols NVMe and NVMe-oF.
We’re Celebrating 30 Years of Successful Partnerships
ATTO is celebrating 30 years at the forefront of connectivity technology and, without a doubt, a major factor in our success has been our partnerships. We thank all of partners for their support, of course, and we thought it’d be interesting to talk about some who have been with us a while, like Facilis.
Success and Survival in the Marketplace Means Choosing the Right Partners
Developing a product presents many challenges and often requires a partner to help with the technology. The right partner can keep development times short and costs low while product quality remains high and success more likely.
Which SAN Fabric is right for you? There’s a White Paper for That!
The choices and possibilities utilized for Storage Area Networks (SANs) can quickly become overwhelming. A new white paper by IT industry research specialist G2M provides a roadmap through SAN Fabrics, making it easier to identify the proper solutions.
ATTO Turns Direct Attached Storage into SAN, Saves Client Tens of Thousands of Dollars
ATTO deployed their XstreamCORE™ FC 7550 SAN storage controller as a solution for mega-contractor Torcon. Torcon had three hosts sharing a RAID Array with limited expansion options, and considered replacing everything until ATTO stepped in with a future-ready solution.
ATTO Joins the Fibre Channel Industry Association
ATTO joined Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) in April, 2018, and is looking forward to guiding and promoting Fibre Channel technology. The FCIA is an international organization of manufacturers, system integrators, developers and other industry professionals committed to supporting and developing Fibre Channel.
ATTO and Lenovo Team Up with High Performance Solutions at SuperMeet
Every year, the Creative Pro User Group (CPUG) Network hosts SuperMeet, a gathering of editors, digital filmmakers and content creators during NAB. SuperMeet started as a grassroots movement 17 years ago and retains that one-on-one feel today.
Unlimited Flexibility for Any Server with XstreamCORE® FC 7600
The amount of data businesses collect and the way it’s used has always been dictated by how the data is stored. That is why server architectures are always changing – it’s all about getting the most from the most data. ATTO has long recognized that to get the most out of data it needs to be moved within the system quickly, consistently and reliably. If the data movement is slow, storage and CPUs cannot make up that performance loss no matter how fast they are.
Leverage the Power of an iMac Pro™ with ThunderLink® by ATTO
Apple’s newest iMac Pro™ is a cutting-edge platform designed by Apple for the professional content creation community. With all of that power, slow connections to storage and to the outside world would be a serious letdown. The ATTO ThunderLink® line is there to make sure that doesn’t happen.
FastFrame™ NICs Cover Your Need for Speed
Last month ATTO released our third generation of FastFrame™ Ethernet network interface cards. FastFrame 3 supports the 25/50/100 Ethernet standard which means our product line now covers the full spectrum of high speed Ethernet from 10Gb/s to 100Gb/s. You can be sure all of our FastFrame products provide unmatched performance, industry lowest latency and the versatility needed for the most demanding and complex ecosystems.
Repurpose Old Hardware with SAN Storage Controllers
Your business has been growing over the past decade, and it wasn’t too long ago that you had a server rack installed. At the time one SAS Raid Array made sense because you were planning to virtualize everything.
Now, two hosts and an additional 100 employees later, you need more IOPS and more storage. What can you do with your SAS Raid Array?
FastFrame Ethernet Adapters Just Got Faster
With servers and storage constantly getting faster, the hardware that connects it all needs to stay a step ahead. The next generation of media streaming, cloud, flash storage and web-scale environments will all have significant speed and bandwidth requirements. As an example, today movies and television shows are being shot in 4k, which already requires up to 26 Gb/s of bandwidth per stream to capture, edit, and render. However, 6k and 8k resolutions are being tested and are expected to be hit the market within the next few years.
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