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 a Mac Pro®, 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.

Macs are the popular choice for creative professionals, and only ATTO gives Mac users connectivity technologies purpose-made for creative workflows. These include ATTO Advance Data Streaming (ADS™) Technology which manages latency and smooths data and video streaming, ATTO MultiPath Director™for Fibre Channel SANs which are used by the top studios using enterprise-class storage for their production workflows, along with tuned and optimized drivers for macOS®.

The newly reveled Mac Pro features eight PCI Express (PCIe) expansion slots along with its immense processing power.  Supporting up to three streams of 8K ProRes RAW, these machines will need high-performance access to network storage.  Thanks to the PCIe slots, adding ATTO connectivity solutions will be a quick and easy process.

ATTO provides ATTO Celerity™ HBAs, ATTO ExpressSAS® HBAs and RAID adapters, and ATTO FastFrame™ NICs as PCIe-based connectivity solutions for Macs running macOS 10.6.x or later, including the new Catalina. 

For those who rely on Thunderbolt™ for connectivity, ATTO is a pioneer in Thunderbolt-enabled solutions and has been the top provider of high-performance Thunderbolt connectivity for Apple platforms.  Our ThunderLink® Thunderbolt adapter line includes Thunderbolt 2 and Thunderbolt 3 solutions for Macs of all types that require Fibre Channel, SAS/SATA and Ethernet connectivity.

To complement our hardware designs, ATTO develops a full suite of software to support Mac users.  ATTO offers macOS® drivers with full support for Mojave and Catalina.  We provide the most popular iSCSI initiator for macOS, ATTO Xtend SAN.  You can also find previous versions of our Mac software and drivers on our website in case you need them.

It’s no wonder that creative professionals, content developers, and countless others rely on ATTO for high-performance Mac connectivity.  ATTO has the broadest portfolio of Mac-ready connectivity products and supports Mac users in all environments and applications.  From Thunderbolt™ to Ethernet, Fibre Channel to SAS/SATA, ATTO products are the highest performing, most reliable and easiest to use connectivity solutions available for the Mac platform. 

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