(Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 17, 2014) Accusys Storage Ltd., a pioneer provider of PCIe RAID products, with WD®, a Western Digital® company, and world leader in storage solutions, , announced that Accusys will make available the ExaSAN 16-bay PCIe 3.0 rackmount storage system (Model A16S3-PS) with WD storage as a customer selected option.
Accusys ExaSAN A16S3-PS RAID storage system can be configured as a Direct-Attached Storage (DAS) solution and as a Storage Area Network (SAN) solution. With WD Re™ 4 TB datacenter drives (WD4000FYYZ) implemented, Accusys ExaSan continues to provide solution excellence within the demanding visual editing process, as the system can store HD, 2K and 4K files easily while delivering file copies, migrations, and transfers at increasingly high-speeds.
WD Re 4 TB SATA datacenter drives are designed for heavy application workloads. After being fully tested by Accusys for use with ExaSan products on MAC, Linux and Windows environments, WD proved yet again it meets the highest quality and reliability standards of Accusys ExaSan systems. This Accusys team-up with WD delivers one of the strongest media storage solutions in the industry.
WD, a Western Digital company, is a long-time innovator and storage industry leader. As a storage technology pacesetter, the company produces reliable, high-performance hard disk drives and solid state drives. These drives are deployed by OEMs and integrators in desktop and mobile computers, enterprise computing systems, embedded systems and consumer electronics applications, as well as by the company in providing its own storage products. WD’s leading storage devices and systems, networking products, media players and software solutions empower people around the world to easily save, store, protect, share and experience their content on multiple devices. WD was established in 1970 and is headquartered in Irvine, California. For more information, please visit the company’s website at http://www.wd.com
Accusys is a worldwide leader in design, manufacturing, and marketing of RAID products since 1995, having delivered many generations of cutting-edge and innovative RAID products. With years of experience in the storage market, our product lines fulfill versatile applications, ranging from small offices to mission-critical data centers, covering all major storage interfaces. Accusys started ExaSAN for the post production industry in 2009, and provides a wide range of tower and rackmount PCIe storage systems. In 2010, Accusys created the first PCIe switch and lead the PCIe storage products in the market.