|[March 06, 2014]
Adaptec by PMC and Seagate to Showcase 12Gb/s SAS and Tiering Storage Solutions at CeBIT 2014
SUNNYVALE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
PMC-Sierra (News - Alert), Inc. (PMC®) (NASDAQ: PMCS), the semiconductor and software
solutions innovator transforming networks that connect, move and store
big data, will exhibit at CeBIT,
March 10-14, 2014, in Hall 2, Stand B49 (3), at the Hannover Exhibition
Grounds in Hannover, Germany.
Adaptec by PMC Series 8 12Gb/s SAS (News - Alert) RAID adapters (Photo: Business Wire)
WHY: Today's big data applications require the highest levels of
density, flexibility and performance that traditional data center
solutions cannot provide. Adaptec
by PMC®, Seagate
will showcase two cutting-edge storage solutions that are critical to
meeting current demands of storage system administrators.
WHAT: Adaptec (News - Alert) by PMC will demonstrate its Series 8 12Gb/s SAS
RAID adapter with integrated Zero
Maintenance Cache Protection (ASR-81605ZQ)
Plus, its advanced caching and Tiering software. The demonstration
features a two-tiered storage solution comprised of 12Gb/s SAS SSDs and
HDDs. The performance tier is based on Seagate's (News - Alert) 1200 12Gb/s SAS SSDs,
which accelerates a second tier of Seagate Enterprise-class
Constellation.2 SATA HDDs. Adaptec maxCache Plus tiering functionality
and the redundant storage pools are both managed through Adaptec's
maxView Storage Manager.
8 adapter family, including a new 4-port RAID adapter (ASR-8405
available in May 2014), enables denser, faster and more configurable
storage environments, which translates directly into faster data
delivery and access. Innovations like the maxCache Plus™ tiering
capability for Series 8 help data center architects get the most value
and performance out of their storage assets.
A second demonstration will feature a redundant high-availability
cluster based on a Windows Storage Spaces™ Software Defined Storage
solution powered by an Adaptec by PMC 12Gb/s SAS HBA connected via PMC's
12Gb/s SAS expander. A Chenbro external high-density storage solution
(RM43260) connects to two server nodes with a prototype HBA solution
based on PMC's 12Gb/s RoC technology, which combines basic RAID to boot
the server systems and full HBA functionality on one adapter card.
For more information about Adaptec by PMC, visit www.adaptec.com.
WHEN: March 10-14, 2014
WHERE: Hannover Exhibition Grounds, Hannover, Germany, Adaptec by
PMC booth, Enterprise Storage Pavilion, Hall 2, Stand B49 (3)
About Adaptec by PMC
Adaptec by PMC storage solutions protect, accelerate, and condition data
as it moves through the I/O path. We deliver high performance,
interoperable and reliable storage solutions combined with leading
technical support. Our products enable customers to innovate storage
networks for next-generation data centers, cloud services as well as the
broader market segments served by our channel partners. For more
information visit www.adaptec.com
PMC (Nasdaq:PMCS) is the semiconductor and software solutions innovator
transforming networks that connect, move and store big data. Building on
a track record of technology leadership, the company is driving
innovation across storage, optical and mobile networks. PMC's highly
integrated solutions increase performance and enable next-generation
services to accelerate the network transformation. For more information,
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Adaptec and Adaptec by PMC are registered trademarks of PMC-Sierra, Inc.
in the United States and other countries. PMCS and maxCache are
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herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.
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