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2011-06-28 08:00:00

PITTSBURGH, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avere Systems today announced that Whiskytree Inc, a Northern California-based visual effects provider, has implemented a clustered solution of Avere FXT 2300 appliances to scale its rendering performance by 700 percent, while reliably consolidating SAN and NAS data into a single storage pool and simplifying management. The storage fabric selected for the render farm is based on Arista Networks high performance 10 GbE switches and Arista EOS(TM)...

2011-06-23 13:20:00

TORRANCE, Calif., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Storage, the leader in high-performance storage solutions for media and creative professionals, today announced the immediate availability of higher-density versions of ActiveRAID - its high-performance, high availability RAID storage solution. The new systems offer 48TB of storage capacity in only three rack-units (3RU) and deliver higher throughput in post and broadcast production SAN environments with the same ease of deployment...

2011-04-06 07:55:00

LONGMONT, Colo., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dot Hill Systems Corp. (Nasdaq: HILL), a leading provider of Unified Virtual Storage and SAN storage solutions, today announced it will be showcasing a newly tested and certified video post-production solution for Apple users at the forthcoming NAB Show, April 9-14, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Booth # SL10906. With nearly 90,000 attendees from 151 countries and more than 1,500 exhibitors, NAB (www.nabshow.com) is the world's largest...

2011-02-01 07:00:00

CLAYTON, Mo., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Partners, the leading reseller of Apple products for businesses across the U.S., announced today it has been chosen by Active Storage to be the key reseller of the new ActiveSAN, a high-performance metadata controller appliance for Xsan and StorNext Networks. In an agreement with Active Storage, Digital Partners (dpi) will sell ActiveSAN nationwide and be the sole reseller for the new appliance in the Western half of the U.S. "This is...

2010-12-01 10:14:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A survey conducted by the Enterprise Desktop Alliance showed that Apple Xserve owners are considering a wide range of options in response to Apple's surprising announcement on November 5, 2010 that it was ending the shipment of the Xserve hardware platform on January 31, 2011. 65% of respondents expect to stay with their current Xserves for at least the next two years. When the time comes to replace the Xserve, over one third will migrate to...

2009-07-20 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- WeRecoverData.com, a world leader in data recovery services, announced today it has added the HP LeftHand family of SAN solutions to the lineup of advanced, enterprise-class data storage architectures from which it can recover data. LeftHand SANs, most commonly deployed in midsized companies, provide state-of-the-art, virtual and highly scalable storage environments for critical enterprise data. WeRecoverData.com validated its effectiveness in HP...

2008-10-16 12:00:11

Winchester Systems Inc., a leading data storage solutions provider, today announced their new SA-4200 Series of Apple-compatible FlashDisk XRAID disk arrays intended to provide high performance, high capacity expansion storage for Apple Xserve servers and MAC Pro workstations. FlashDisk XRAID is compatible with Apple's Xsan 2 and Final Cut Studio 2 and all other applications without the need for host driver software. Each compact array holds eight disk drives of 500 GB, 750 GB or 1 TB each...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'