ATABeast provides a per-square-inch density of 10.5 drives per U and 3.15TB per U (using 300GB drives). ATABeast enables large file repositories for thousands of users to be stored on a single system and is ideal for all high capacity applications on-line storage, D2D, Digital Video, CCTV, online archives, among others. The high IOPS rating of the ATABeast makes it perfect in any data center; with LUN masking and high IOPS performance all 42 drives can be active simultaneously. ATABeast ships with Nexsan's WorldView, which provides users with the ability to manage and configure multiple units from a single GUI. With its Anti-Rotational Vibration (ARV) design, ATABeast enables maximum performance.
The ATABeast is now available for less than 4 cents per gigabyte, which equates to a starting price of around $47,000 for a 12.6TB configuration.