Amherst, New York – (The Hosting News) – April 7, 2008 –
Storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments firm, ATTO Technology, Inc., will showcase its Celerity 8-Gigabit Fibre Channel Host Adapter product at the SNW, RSA and NAB trade shows.
The Celerity single-, dual- and quad-channel host adapters offer eight lanes of 5Gb/sec. PCIe 2.0 bandwidth. ATTO was the first in the industry to ship 4-Gb Fibre Channel host adapters. With the introduction of Celerity 8-Gb Fibre Channel products, ATTO has added the next generation in PCIe 2.0 and Fibre Channel support.
Ed Tierney, Director of Marketing at ATTO Technology noted, ”With our comprehensive Celerity Fibre Channel host adapter product line, we continue to provide best-of-breed 8-Gb host adapter solutions to data-intensive applications such as video streaming, image processing and the ability to remove bandwidth bottlenecks created by data consolidation through virtualization.”
As a market leader in high-performance storage applications, ATTO consistently delivers early market solutions that enable cutting-edge technology. Today’s growing demand for media-rich entertainment requires very large, high-performance storage systems. ATTO 8-Gb Celerity products enable the media and entertainment industry’s most demanding applications such as 2K and 4K film, multiple layers of complex, uncompressed real-time effects, and high-definition (HD) video and audio editing. New Celerity 8-Gb Fibre Channel host adapters also feature ATTO’s exclusive Advanced Data Streaming (ADS) Technology that provides controlled acceleration of large and small blocks of data, enabling users to achieve the ultimate in I/O performance.
ATTO offers a comprehensive product line of host adapters and storage appliances. As with all current solutions, ATTO 8-Gb Fibre Channel host adapters will have multiple O/S, port and driver options. This ensures backward compatibility, enabling users to preserve their 4-Gb and 2-Gb Fibre Channel investments. ATTO’s 8-Gb PCI Express 2.0 platform is also backward compatible with existing PCIe bus platforms.
ATTO Technology, Inc. is a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments. ATTO provides a wide range of end-to-end solutions to help customers’ better store, manage and deliver their data. With a focus toward markets that require higher performance, ATTO manufactures host and RAID adapters, bridges, RAID storage controllers, virtual tape appliances and management software. ATTO solutions are based on providing a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces including SCSI, SATA, iSCSI, SAS and Fibre Channel. ATTO distributes its products worldwide directly to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), systems integrators, VARs and authorized distributors.
To learn more about the Host Adapter, please visit: www.attotech.com/fibrechannelhostadaptertechnology.html.
For more information about ATTO Technology, Inc., please visit: www.attotech.com.