Globalstor Data has announced the immediate availability of the ExtremeStor-iNAS400, an expanded version of their AS/iSCSI servers. Incorporating as many as twenty-four 400GB, hot-swappable SATA (Serial Advanced Technology Attachment) hard drives, ExtremeStor-iNAS400 provides IT managers with up to 9.6TB of scalable fault-tolerant storage and low-cost, high-performance iSCSI file access in a single, consolidated centralized storage management solution. It also supports RAID levels 0, 1, 5, and 0+1.
Integrating Dual Intel Xeon 2.4Ghz processors, the ExtremeStor-iNAS400 ensures maximum computing power over a dual-gigabit network interface for more efficient file retrieval. For even scalability, organizations can add Fibre Channel HBA. Integrating up to twenty-four 400GB, hot-swappable SATA hard drives, ExtremeStor-iNAS400 product offers a transfer rate of 150MB/sec and connects the drive directly to the host.