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EZQUEST INC. INTRODUCES ITS 6TB eSATA BUILT-IN HARDWARE RAID FOR VIDEO PROFESSIONALSThe Thunder RAID delivers speeds of over 230MB/s and will be showcased at the NAB show this week (April 20, 2009)
DMN Newswire--2009-4-20-- Today EZQuest Inc. (www.ezq.com) announced its Thunder RAID 6TB eSATA RAID for digital content creation applications. When pared with the EZQuest 4 Port eSATA II PCI Express Card the Thunder RAID can achieve transfer speeds of over 230MB/s. The Thunder RAID will be showcased at the EZQuest booth (#SL4308) at the NAB Show from 4/20/09 through 4/23/09 and at the NAB Final Cut Pro supermeet 4/21/09 at the Rio hotel in Las Vegas, NV.
The Thunder RAID sports a 4 bay, hot-swappable / hot-pluggable desktop form factor, with up to 6TB of storage and can be configured to RAID levels 0,1,3,5,10, JBOD or as a single drive with its built-in RAID controller that allows full online RAID migration. With robust capacity and fast performance the Thunder RAID offers sufficient speed to edit hours of 10-bit uncompressed HD video or play back up to six 8-bit video streams, all in a compact form factor.
"The Thunder RAID offers the most important features digital content creation professionals are looking for in terms of performance and data integrity" said Patrick Ulibarri, Director of Marketing for EZQuest. "With 230MB/s transfer rates configured in a RAID 5, the Thunder RAID delivers both speed and fault tolerance."
The Thunder RAID ships in May 2009 with capacities of up to 6TB and comes with an optional EZQuest 4 port eSATA II PCI Express card. The unit also comes with a built-in USB 2.0 connection. The Thunder RAID MSRP starts at $1,579.00.
About EZQuest Inc.
EZQuest Inc. was founded in 1994 with the goal of developing and manufacturing superb storage solutions for professional digital content creation applications, while providing the highest level of customer service & product quality. Since that time, EZQuest has emerged as a leader in the cutting edge development of Raid, Firewire, USB, eSATA and SCSI technologies designed for Audio-Video professionals that demand dependable equipment that lasts for years.
1051 N. Shepard Ave
Anaheim, CA 92806
PR contact: Patrick Ulibarri
Phone: 714-666-1716 Ext. 202
Note: Thunder RAID is a registered trademark of EZQuest Inc. All other Names and Trademarks belong to their respective owners.
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