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Enhance Technology Releases ULTRASTOR 4200 Hybrid SAN StorageULTRASTOR ES4200 SAN Solutions Offer GEN4 Performance, High Availability, New Software Features and Increased Drive Density (December 11, 2013)
The ES4200 series combines a dense 4U, 24 disk form factor with 3.5" Enterprise or Near Line SAS hard drives adding greater density over previous ULTRASTOR models, resulting in lower storage costs per terabyte. "SAS drive technology delivers the highest level of value and performance for most data environments" said Aaron Eskridge, Channel Sales Manager for Enhance Technology, "we are still seeing a large demand for spinning disks in primary and secondary storage applications."
The ES4200 series features Enhance Technology's GEN4 storage platform which offers 50% more processing power and adds full hardware iSCSI offload acceleration for a significant increase in performance, ideal for use in high I/O data environments. New software features include native VAAI support for tighter VMware integration, asynchronous array-based replication capabilities and thin provisioning for improved disk utilization and non-disruptive capacity expansion.
ULTRASTOR ES4200 Technology Highlights
ES4200 Family of SAN solutions offer:
- VMware Integration: ULTRASTOR ES4200 features VMware VSphere 5 certification and native VAAI support providing seamless integration with VMware environments. VAAI enables hardware-based acceleration of key storage operations - reducing resource utilization for improved physical server performance.
- Leading Reliability: The ULTRASTOR ES4200 offers the highest level of reliability and scalability for mission critical, enterprise applications. Equipped with dual active-active storage controllers and redundant, load-balancing power supplies, the ES4200 is the best choice for 24/7 data availability for SMB users.
- Greater Flexibility: The ES4200 leverages ULTRASTOR GEN4 technology to offer enhanced features such as Thin Provisioning, array-based Replication capabilities and Snapshots providing powerful point-in-time data protection and restore features.
- Lower Storage Costs: Available in a broad range of Enterprise or Near Line SAS capacities, the ULTRASTOR ES4200 delivers the industry's lowest cost-per-terabyte. In addition, when deployed with ES4200JS JBOD expansion shelves - ideal for small and medium sized business applications such as Share Point deployments, databases, virtualization, CRM systems and cloud computing.
About Enhance Technology, Inc.
Enhance Technology, Inc. is a recognized technology leader bringing high-quality storage products and solutions to the global marketplace under the brands ULTRASTOR, EnhanceRAID and PROAVIO. Enhance Technology offers a diverse range of primary and near-line storage solutions for virtualization, compliance, database, SaaS, medical imaging, disk-based backup, geophysical/geographical imaging and digital media production applications. To learn more about Enhance Technology' s ULTRASTOR brand of products, visit www.ultrastor.com.
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